Yamaha Introduces a New YZ450F for 2018

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CYPRESS, Calif. – Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA, today unveiled an entirely reimagined 2018 YZ450F with electric start featuring the world’s first smartphone engine tuning app on a production motocross bike. An all-new engine, new frame, new bodywork and more are also major focal points of the extensive model redesign. “The 2018 YZ450F with all-new technology, […]

Yamaha Factory Supercrossers Chad Reed & Cooper Webb Are Looking For Giant Results As They Jet Aboard Their YZ450F Machines In NJ

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  Cypress, CA – April 27, 2017 – MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ–home of the NFL’s Giants and Jets–is this weekend’s stop for the Monster Energy/Yamalube/Chaparral/Yamaha Financial Services/Yamaha Factory Racing Team’s Chad Reed and Cooper Webb. In Salt Lake City last weekend, both riders recorded top-ten finishes, with Chad notching a sixth-place result and […]

Cooper Webb Will Not Compete In This Weekend’s Daytona Supercross

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  Cypress, CA – March 8, 2017 –Monster Energy/Yamalube/Chaparral/Yamaha Financial Services/Yamaha Factory Racing Team rider will miss this Saturday’s Daytona Supercross as he continues to recover from the shoulder injury he sustained last month at the Minneapolis Supercross. The announcement was made by Keith McCarty, Motorsports Racing Division Manager for Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. McCarty […]

High Interest At U.S. Bank Stadium As Yamaha Supercrossers Reed & Webb Race In Minnesota

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  Cypress, CA – February 16, 2017 – This Saturday, the Monster Energy Supercross series heads north to Minneapolis, MN, for Round Seven. Chad Reed and Cooper Webb will be ready to throw down fast laps aboard their Monster Energy/Yamalube/Chaparral/Yamaha Financial Services/Yamaha Factory Racing Team YZ450F machines inside the brand-new U.S. Bank Stadium. Doors open […]

Yamaha Factory SXers Reed & Webb Ready For Oakland Visit

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Cypress, CA – February 2, 2017 – The Monster Energy Supercross series heads back to California this weekend and travels north to the Bay Area for Round Five of the 2017 Championship, which takes place at Oakland Alameda County Coliseum this Saturday. The Oakland Supercross is the first of three events on the 2017 Monster […]

ChapMoto Race Recap Week 4: What We Saw In AZ

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This is a new series in which we will look back at the past weekend’s Supercross race and give you our thoughts and perspectives on what we saw. We’ve posed several questions based on the evening’s events to a motley crew of Chaparral Motorsports staff (and one outsider) and provided you with their answers and […]

Yamaha Factory Supercross Team Is ‘Zona-Bound For Round Four, In Phoenix

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Cypress, CA – January 26, 2017 – After three straight weeks of action-packed racing in Southern California, the Monster Energy Supercross series leaves the Golden State and will be under the lights at University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona this Saturday night. The Monster Energy/Yamalube/Chaparral/Yamaha Financial Services/Yamaha Factory Racing Team and its riders–two-time Supercross Champion […]