Head to Head: 2016 450 MX Motorcycles

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In this head to head comparison we look at a couple of 2016 450 dirt bikes 450 SX-F Manufacturer: KTM MSRP: $9,299 Engine: 1 cylinder, SOHC, liquid cooled, 4-stroke Bore x Stroke: 95mm x 63.4mm Transmission: 5-speed Fuel Delivery: Electronic fuel injection Curb Weight: 224 pounds Seat Height: 37.79 Peak Horsepower*: 58.08 @8934 rpm As […]

Yamaha Introduces Two New Special Edition SxS Models

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Yesterday Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, introduced two new Special Edition (SE) models to its growing line of Side-by-Side (SxS) vehicles. Yamaha’s YXZ1000R, the world’s first and only pure sport SxS, and Wolverine, a new standard in off-road capability and comfort in a SxS, both receive new SE versions for 2016. YXZ1000R SE The new YXZ1000R SE […]

Yamaha’s Activities Schedule For This Saturday’s Supercross Event In Anaheim

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Cypress, CA – January 7, 2016  – To kick off the 2016 Monster Energy AMA Supercross season this Saturday, January 9 at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, CA, Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., will have a whole host of activities for fans to enjoy while attending the event. Check Out The New Yamaha Motorcycles The 2016 PW50, […]

Off the Line: Yamaha Introduces The New XSR900

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If you were to strip down a Yamaha FZ-09 to just its chassis and drivetrain then redress it with more curves and a few dashes of old school styling and a bit of  street tough attitude you’d end up with Yamaha’s newest model the XZR900. While they come from the same blood line, the Yamaha XSR900 is […]

Yamaha Introduces All-New 2016 YZ450FX, All-New 2016 WR450F, and 2016 YZ250FX And WR250F Off-Road Models

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Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., today debuted the all-new 2016 YZ450FX, an off-road racer conceived, engineered, and built specifically for hare scrambles and GNCC® competition. The company also introduced an all-new WR450F, along with the 2016 YZ250FX and the WR250F. All four off-road models feature easy, push-button electric starting and precise fuel injection–handy features to have […]

Yamaha Announces New Side by Side, the 2016 Yamaha YXZ1000 R SxS

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The New 2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R Side-by-Side Unveiled Yamaha is unveiling it’s newest side by side aimed at the sport utility market, the 2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R. The YZX1000R comes in three colors and features an all new 3 cylinder engine. It also has a 5 speed sequential shift manual transmission. Unmatched SxS Performance The all-new YXZ1000R […]

2016 Yamaha Kodiak 700 Offers An Affordable Mid-Sized ATV Option

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The world of mid-sized ATVs is being altered by Yamaha and its latest offering for the utility all-terrain vehicle market; the 2016 Yamaha Kodiak 700. Manufactured in Newnan, Georgia, Yamaha added class-leading features to its newest ATV line. Mike Martinez, Yamaha Recreational Vehicle vice president, explained how the new Kodiak 700s have the same punch […]

Spy Photo + Specs: New 2016 Yamaha Sport Side by Side UTV

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Yamaha released a teaser video about three weeks ago debuting a new Yamaha side by side out running a Polaris RZR in the desert. Much anticipation has been surrounding the release of the new side by side. The teaser video hints at an engine design that is a three-cylinder design, but CARB documents reveal both […]

Yamaha Announces Retro-Inspired XSR700

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There’s no doubt the retro craze in the motorcycle manufacturing industry is in full swing. Another modern classic design that pulls its roots from its vintage motorcycles is Yamaha with the XSR700. Chaparral Motorsports posted a few weeks back the emergence of a new model for Yamaha coming in November to dealerships. This new motorcycle […]

Yamaha Releases 2016 YZ Motocross And Dirt Lineup

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The off-road and motocross Yamaha lineup has always been a well respected group of motorcycles. However, for the company’s 2016 releases, riders can expect a lot more in the YZ models. Yamaha YZ250F While the release date isn’t set until July, the 2016 Yamaha YZ250F is a vast improvement on previous models. Some of the […]