Back To Business For Movistar Yamaha At Phillip Island Test

Back to business for Movistar Yamaha at Phillip Island testThe Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team returned to work today as the second official IRTA test of the 2017 MotoGP pre-season got underway on Phillip Island, Australia.
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team's Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales reported for duty today at the start of the Phillip Island MotoGP Official Test. The teammates were back on track to build on the results from the three-day Sepang test a few weeks ago.

Kawasaki: Monster Krt Dominates At Lacapelle

Kawasaki: Monster KRT dominates at LacapelleClément Desalle won two races out of three and Jordi Tixier was on the podium each time for the Monster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team in their final pre-GP warm-up race at Lacapelle Marival in France.

Yamaha: Van Horebeek Takes In The View From The Top

Yamaha: Van Horebeek Takes In the View From the TopAfter winning the MX1 race at the third and final round of the Italian International Motocross Championship at Ottobiano yesterday, Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing's Jeremy Van Horebeek has impressively underlined his speed and strength heading into the opening round of the 2017 MXGP series which will kick off in Qatar in less than 10 days' time. Teammate Romain Febvre has also been feeling his way back into competitive action. The Frenchman faced some hardships over the weekend but overcame them with a solid 3-4 result for third overall.

Emotional Win For Toyota In Rally Sweden

Emotional Win for Toyota in Rally SwedenToyota has celebrated victory just two events into its comeback to the World Rally Championship (WRC) with an emotional first place in the snow and ice of Rally Sweden.
Jari-Matti Latvala in the No. 10 Toyota Yaris WRC took a slender 3.8-second lead into the final day, then won all three stages to extend his winning margin to 29.2 seconds.

Honda: Mclaren Director Says F1 Can Become Huge In The U.s.

McLaren Director Says F1 Can Become Huge In The U.S.McLaren executive director Zak Brown believes that Formula 1 has the potential to be a huge sport in the U.S. but that it needs to host more races locally.
While recently speaking with Motorsport, Brown asserted that there is potential for the sport to grow in the U.S. particularly after being purchased by local media group Liberty Media.

Victory For Subaru Rally Team Usa At Rallye Perce Neige

Victory for Subaru Rally Team USA at Rallye Perce NeigeSubaru Rally Team USA (SRTUSA) drivers David Higgins and Travis Pastrana made history by claiming a 1-2 finish at Rallye Perce-Neige, the first round of the newly formed ARA (American Rally Association) National Championship. The 143 mile stage rally event held in Maniwaki, Quebec, hosted over 40 international competitors on snow-covered gravel roads in a grueling single-day race format.

2017 Motocross Line-up Presented At The Official Yamaha Racing Press Conference

2017 Motocross Line-Up Presented at the Official Yamaha Racing Press ConferenceAs the new racing season draws closer, Yamaha Motor Europe N.V. took a moment between pre-season testing activities to gather all of the Official Yamaha Race Teams, both On and Off-Road, for an Official Race Teams Press Conference. The special event took place on the 7th of February at the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team headquarters in Gerno di Lesmo, Italy, where all of the Official line-ups and their 2017 liveries were presented to the international racing media.

Pata Yamaha Spearheads 2017 Road Racing Challengers

Pata Yamaha Spearheads 2017 Road Racing ChallengersYamaha Motor Europe N.V. presented its powerhouse of Road Racing challengers to the international media today, during the prestigious Official Race Teams Press Conference event held at the headquarters of the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team in Gerno di Lesmo, Italy. 12 Yamaha Official riders will race within the confines of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship, while a further seven will represent 'Racing Blue' in the FIM Endurance World Championship.

Yamaha Motor Europe Launches 2017 Racing Challenge In Italy

Yamaha Motor Europe Launches 2017 Racing Challenge in ItalyAs the new racing season draws closer, Yamaha Motor Europe N.V. has taken a moment between preseason testing activities to gather all of the Official Race Teams together to kick-off the 2017 Road and Off-Road line up. The international racing media were invited to join the Official Race Teams Press Conference on 7th February at the headquarters of the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team in Gerno di Lesmo, Italy.

Podium Delight For Yamaha's Van Horebeek & Febvre

Podium Delight for Yamaha's Van Horebeek & FebvreWith the FIM Motocross World Championship just a whisker away Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing's dynamic duo of Jeremy Van Horebeek and Romain Febvre are putting the final touches on their pre-season preparation putting their YZ450FM through its paces in the Italian International Motocross Championship. In contrast to the sand of Riola, which hosted round one of the three round series, round two took place yesterday on the rock-hard Roman clay of Malagrotta where both Yamaha riders landed on the podium.

Lexus Announces 2017 Motorsports Schedule

Lexus Announces 2017 Motorsports ScheduleLexus has announced its motorsports activities for 2017, and it’s a full docket with races all around the world.

24 Hours of Nürburgring Endurance Race

Lexus will enter an RC 200t in the world-famous 24 Hours of Nürburgring race for the third consecutive year. This marks eleven years of participation for Lexus in Germany’s signature endurance race.
Drivers will include Takuto Iguchi, Takamitsu Matsui, Naoya Gamo, and an employee driver yet to be announced.

Subaru Rally Team Usa Drivers Higgins And Pastrana Start Their 2017 Race Season

Subaru Rally Team USA Drivers Higgins and Pastrana Start their 2017 Race SeasonSubaru Rally Team USA (SRTUSA) is headed north of the US border to Canada this weekend for the inaugural American Rally Association (ARA) event at Rallye Perce-Neige, marking a first-time entry for Subaru factory drivers David Higgins and Travis Pastrana in this event. Rallye Perce-Neige is a true winter rally competition with snow and ice covered roads lined with deep snow banks.

Toyota To Race Three Cars At Le Mans

Toyota to Race Three Cars at Le MansToyota will accelerate its World Endurance Championship (WEC) campaign by adding a third car to the grid for the famous Le Mans 24-hour race in June.
The move underlines Toyota's determination to win the French endurance classic for the first time after it was denied victory last year through a heartbreaking last-lap mechanical failure.