Movistar Yamaha Leads Second Day Of Phillip Island Testing

Movistar Yamaha Leads Second Day of Phillip Island TestingAfter a successful first outing around the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit yesterday, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi were back on the track today to continue their preparations for the 2017 MotoGP season.
Today the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team seamlessly picked up where they left off yesterday in Australia. Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi made the most of the sunny weather conditions on the second day of the Phillip Island MotoGP Official Test. The pair worked on their race pace and compared chassis, ending the day in first and eighth place respectively in the timesheets.

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.

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.

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.

Yamaha Presents 2017 Enduro World Championship Line-up In Italy

Yamaha Presents 2017 Enduro World Championship Line-Up In ItalyWith the 2017 international racing season rapidly approaching, Yamaha Motor Europe N.V. has introduced their official team and rider line-up for the upcoming FIM Enduro World Championship in Gerno di Lesmo, Italy. Outsiders Yamaha Official Enduro Team riders Loic Larrieu and Jamie McCanney, along with Johansson Yamaha Junior Enduro Team's Mikael Persson were proudly among 41 Yamaha Racing riders who were introduced to international media representatives.

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.

Movistar Yamaha Motogp Concludes Sepang Test On Top

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Concludes Sepang Test on TopMovistar Yamaha MotoGP has wrapped up the first official IRTA test of the 2017 season today at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia. Riders Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi have spent the three days working through various testing items to further develop their YZR-M1s and secured first and sixth place respectively in the overall standings.

Movistar Yamaha Continue Development On Damp Sepang Track

Movistar Yamaha Continue Development on Damp Sepang TrackMovistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi carried out their testing programme in a positive fashion today. Despite challenging track conditions, the teammates took second and fourth place respectively in the time sheets on the second day of testing at the Sepang International Circuit whilst working their way through a list of new items.

Yamaha: New Yard Built Scr950 By Jeff Palhegyi Design

Yamaha: New Yard Built SCR950 By Jeff Palhegyi DesignThe Yard Built programme is ready to take on 2017 in style with another year of stunning custom work lined up. The New Year kicks off by returning to the USA for the second custom build of the all-new Yamaha SCR950 machine. Yamaha has already enjoyed some amazing collaborations in America with numerous leading custom builders, including icons such as Greg Hageman of Hageman Cycles, Californian Roland Sands' and his multiple Yard Built creations, including the XSR900 "Faster Wasp", and the SCR950 "Chequered Scrambler" from California-based builder Go Takamine of Brat Style.

Yamaha: Sensational Start To 2017 For Van Horebeek

Yamaha: Sensational Start to 2017 for Van HorebeekMonster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing's Jeremy van Horebeek has already thrown his name on the table as a solid challenger for the 2017 MXGP crown. The Belgian took second at the first of three rounds of the International Italian Championship, which took place in the whooped out sand of Riola, Sardinia, yesterday.