Young Riders Impress At First Yamaha R3 Blu Cru Masterclass In Latina, Italy

Young Riders Impress at First Yamaha R3 bLU cRU Masterclass in Latina, ItalyThe inaugural Yamaha R3 bLU cRU Masterclass saw 11 young riders given the chance to learn from their heroes as they attempted to secure a coveted slot in the 2018 Yamaha R3 bLU cRU Challenge, which sees six riders competing onboard Yamaha R3s in the WorldSSP300 Championship. Reigning Endurance World Champions, GMT94 Yamaha Official EWC Team's David Checa and Niccolò Canepa, along with GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team's Federico Caricasulo, plus the winner of the inaugural Yamaha R3 bLU cRU Challenge and Vice WorldSSP300 Champion, Alfonso Coppola, were on hand to give advice and instruction to the young hopefuls, with the six winners to be announced on the 1st of November.

Yamaha Teams Impress On First Day Of Combined Suzuka 8 Hours Test

Yamaha Teams Impress on First Day of Combined Suzuka 8 Hours TestThe Yamaha Factory Racing Team, YART Official EWC Team and the GMT94 Yamaha Official EWC Team were all on track together for the opening day of the second official Suzuka 8 Hours Test in Japan on Tuesday, ahead of the final round of the 2016/2017 FIM Endurance World Championship on the 28th-30th July. The Yamaha Factory Racing Team of Alex Lowes, Michael van der Mark and Katsuyuki Nakasuga ended the first day of action second on the overall timesheets, despite battling jet lag, with the YART and GMT94 teams also impressing as they battle it out for the title.

Yamaha Impress With Strong Le Mans Qualifying Performance

Yamaha Impress with Strong Le Mans Qualifying PerformanceThe YART Yamaha Official EWC and GMT94 Yamaha Official EWC Teams have both shown their impressive capabilities ahead of tomorrow's 40th edition of the FIM EWC 24 Heures Motos with strong performances in qualifying. The overall qualification classification sees YART Yamaha in second and GMT94 Yamaha just behind in third.

Yamaha : Pedrero Overcomes Bike Damage To Impress During Fifth Stage Of Dakar

Yamaha : Pedrero Overcomes Bike Damage to Impress During Fifth Stage of DakarEven a hole in his petrol tank couldn’t hold back Yamaha rider Juan Pedrero today. The Spaniard hit a rock during the very tiring fifth stage, causing the damage. Despite having to refuel twice he managed to complete the long 458 kilometre special route in 12th place, making short work of the fast pistes interspersed with dried river beds and plenty of fesh-fesh.

Man Utd Kagawa Fails To Impress

Man Utd Kagawa fails to impressManchester United midfielder Shinji Kagawa failed to make a strong pitch for a starting spot after a lackluster performance against Valencia in the club’s last preseason match on Tuesday.

Sony Cyber-shot Rx10 Continues To Impress

Sony introduces large-sensor 'high-zoom' Cyber-shot RX10Since its introduction last fall, Sony’s Cyber-shot RX10 camera has caught the eye of many tech reviewers, photographers and videographers with its awesome “all-in-one” versatility. Pairing our acclaimed 1” image sensor with a 24-200mm F2.8 ZEISS zoom lens and a range of impressive movie capabilities, we can say with total confidence that there’s really nothing else like it in market today.

Yamaha Riders Impress On First Dakar Marathon Stage

Yamaha Riders Impress on First Dakar Marathon StageThe first of the 2014 Dakar Rally Marathon stages saw Yamaha Factory Racing’s Cyril Despres make up valuable time today with an impressive ride on his YZ450F machine to close the gap to the front. The five-time Dakar winner’s experience and race craft saw him make short work of the day’s timed riding, finishing in second position, 4m’41s behind the leader.

Michael Krumm And Lucas Ordonez Impress In Maiden Nissan V8 Supercars Test

Michael Krumm and Lucas Ordonez Impress in Maiden Nissan V8 Supercars TestMichael Krumm and Lucas Ordonez have both enjoyed their first drive of V8 Supercars at Winton Motor Raceway in Victoria, Australia.

Krumm and Ordonez drove two of Nissan Motorsport's Altima V8 Supercars at the 3.0-kilometer circuit as part of the NISMO Global Driver Exchange on a day that saw a wet track in the morning and dry conditions in the afternoon.

Kawasaki Riders Impress In Valence

Kawasaki riders impress in ValenceKawasaki riders Gautier Paulin and Valentin Teillet each recorded significant victories in the final shakedown before the opening round of the FIM World Motocross Championships in two weeks time.

Soccer: Hasebe Eager To Impress New Wolfsburg Coach Hecking

Soccer: Hasebe eager to impress new Wolfsburg coach HeckingJapan national team captain Makoto Hasebe returned to Germany after a year-end break on Wednesday hoping to impress new Wolfsburg coach Dieter Hecking.

Hecking left Hiroshi Kiyotake's Nuremberg and late last month replaced Lorenz-Gunther Kostner, who had been in caretaker charge of Wolfsburg since Felix Magath's resignation at the end of October.

Toyota Drivers Impress In Brands Hatch Qualifying

Toyota drivers impress in Brands Hatch qualifyingToyota's trio of BTCC independents put in a strong showing at Brands Hatch today in the first official qualifying session of the season at Brands Hatch, with Frank Wrathall a delighted eighth on the grid in his brand new Avensis.

Wrathall's Dynojet Racing crew toiled until 4am in the Brands Hatch pits to ready the car for its competition debut, and were rewarded with steady improvements throughout the day by 25-year-old Frank.

Kawakami Aims To Impress In Return To Chunichi

Kawakami aims to impress in return to ChunichiBack with his old team after a three-year humbling in the major leagues, Kenshin Kawakami is setting out to regain his status as the Chunichi Dragons' ace.

''I would like to make my presence felt in the startingrotation,'' said Kawakami, who returns to Chunichi for the first time in four years, ahead of the 2011 Central League champion's spring training camp in Okinawa getting under way Wednesday.