The Yamaha bLU cRU Road Racers Are Looking To Be Big Men On Campus In Utah This Weekend

josh and cameron

Cypress, CA – June 21, 2017 – Round Five of the 2017 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship is this weekend at Utah Motorsports Campus in Tooele, UT, and the Yamaha bLU cRU road racers are looking forward to turning laps and striving for victories aboard their YZF-R1 and YZF-R6 machines on UMC’s 3.048-mile, […]

Flying Motorcycle Debris Knocks Out Track Day Rider at 140MPH

Capture

Track days are a great opportunity to hone your riding skills in a closed course environment, but there are also many things that can go wrong and this may be one of the wildest scenes we’ve come across. Josh Boyd has to be one of the luckiest guys as he was unfortunately knocked unconscious by […]

Dunlop Recalls Certain Sportmax Q3+ Tires

331-32SM89

A recall has been issued for certain Dunlop motorcycle tires. The recall info is as follows from the NHTSA: Report Receipt Date: May 24, 2017 NHTSA Campaign Number: 17T011000 Component(s): Tires Potential Number of Units Affected: 7 Manufacturer: Sumitomo Rubber USA, LLC Sumitomo Rubber USA, LLC (Sumitomo) is recalling certain models of Dunlop Sportmax Q3+ […]

Man Seen Riding Suzuki Hayabusa With Infant On Tank

40F7290900000578-0-image-a-1_1496237713114

A parent or loved one passing their love of motorcycles to a child can be a beautiful thing, that is until you come across some jackhole who thinks it’s a good idea to take a Sunday motorcycle ride with an infant draped across the top of a sport bike tank. Unfortunately that’s exactly what the […]

American Motorcycle Racer Nicky Hayden Passes Away

5897510d5e36d

The motorcycling community lost a great racer and fan favorite today with the passing of Nicky Hayden. On Wednesday of last week, while training on his bicycle on the Rimini coast in Italy, Hayden was struck by a car. He was transported to Maurizio Bufalini Hospital in Cesena where he was listed in critical condition […]

American Motorcyclist Association Highlights May as Motorcycle Awareness Month

253117MotorcycleAwarenessGraphic

May 01, 2017 PICKERINGTON, Ohio – The American Motorcyclist Association is issuing a special appeal during May, which is Motorcycle Awareness Month, to motorists to be aware of their driving environment, check mirrors and blind spots before changing lanes and watch for motorcyclists. “With its warmer weather and increased riding, May is an opportune time […]

Yamaha Unveils 2017 Race Bikes And Riders At MotoAmerica Livery Reveal Party

bjn16381

  Cypress, CA – March 28, 2017 –Monday night, on the eve of the MotoAmerica Preseason Test powered by Dunlop Motorcycle Tires at the Circuit of The Americas (COTA) in Austin, TX, Yamaha’s bLU cRU teams and riders participated in the MotoAmerica Livery Reveal Party at Container Bar in Austin. The #1 Monster Energy/Yamalube/Yamaha Factory […]

Yamaha bLU cRU Riders Complete Successful MotoAmerica Preseason Test At Circuit of The Americas

josh

  Austin, TX – March 30, 2017 – Two-time and defending MotoAmerica Superbike Champion Cameron Beaubier, defending MotoAmerica Supersport Champion, and their respective teammates, four-time AMA Superbike Champion Josh Hayes and 2015 MotoAmerica Supersport Champion JD Beach participated in the MotoAmerica Preseason Test powered by Dunlop Motorcycle Tires, held on Tuesday and Wednesday at the […]

Yamaha Named An Official Manufacturer Partner Of MotoAmerica

beaubier champ

  Cypress, CA – March 24, 2017 –For the third consecutive year, Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., has been named an Official Manufacturer Partner of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship. “Yamaha is proud to support the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship, as an Official Manufacturer Partner, and also with the continued, […]

Yamaha Issues Recall For Certain 2015-2016 Yamaha YZF-R3 Motorcycles

2000000152

Yamaha has issued recall #990112 for certain 2015-2016 YZF-R3 models due to the potential for engine vibration causing the fuel tank mounting bracket to contact the fuel tank, which could result in the tank leaking fuel, posing the risk of a fire. The recall affects Yamaha R3 motorcycles that fall in the Vehicle Identification Number […]