Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar News Stage 3

yamaha stage 3

Yamaha Riders Impress on First Dakar Marathon Stage The 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 Yamaha YZ450F machine to close the gap to the front. The five-time Dakar winner’s experience and race craft saw him make […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar News Stage 2

Yamaha Dakar Stage 2

The second day of the 2014 Dakar Rally proved to be a challenging one for Yamaha’s Dakar riders in Argentina as they tackled Stage 2, San Luis to San Rafael. The day’s riding included some of the fastest sections of the rally and the competitors first taste of sand dunes. Yamaha Factory Racing rider Cyril […]

The Dirt Bike Guy: 2014 Yamaha YZ450F

2014 Yamaha YZ450F

Introducing the 2014 Yamaha YZ450F Previous versions of the Yamaha YZ450F weren’t without their problems. With a lot of criticism surrounding the model during the past few motocross seasons, in addition to a few less-than-stellar reviews, the dirt bike had its fair share of doubters. Now, Yamaha has responded. The manufacturer is gearing up for the […]

The Dirt Bike Guy: 2013 Yamaha WR450F

2013 Yamaha WR450F

2013 Yamaha WR450F: Handles Any Off-Road Trail If you enjoy off-road riding and you’re looking for a new dirt bike, you might want to check out the 2013 Yamaha WR450F. This motorcycle was bred to get dirty – based on a race model, the WR450F offers plenty of power, excellent performance and impressive handling. You will […]

Yamaha Counts Down To Adventure For The 2013 Dakar Rally

Frans Verhoeven 2013 Dakar Rally - Yamaha Netherlands

As the New Year begins, so does Yamaha’s first racing challenge of 2013. Having spent 21 days at sea crossing the Atlantic and passing through the Panama Canal, the Yamaha Netherlands Verhoeven Team’s Yamaha YZ450F four-stroke based machine and support equipment for Dutch rider Frans Verhoeven has arrived in South America and is undergoing technical […]