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  1. Westby Racing Team Opens Online StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Sport Rider Magazine

    Westby Racing fans can now purchase authentic Westby Racing merchandise through the online store on the team's website. Get stickers, pins, apparel, and more that shows you are a fan.

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  2. MotoAmerica: Yamaha Named Official Manufacturer Partner For Third Consecutive YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Roadracing World

    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, active involvement of our official factory and Yamaha bLU cRU -supported racing teams and riders," said Mike Doughty, General Manager of Motorcycle Operations, Motorsports Group, Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. "We're passionate supporters of road racing in the U.S., and we're proud to have been partnered with MotoAmerica since its inception.

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  3. MotoAmerica: Wheels In Motion Returns As Title Sponsor Of Meen MotorsportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Roadracing World

    Josh Herrin on his Wheels in Motion/Meen Motorsports Yamaha YZF-R1 in 2016. Photo by Brian J. Nelson.

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  4. 2017 Yamaha YZF-R6 power figure released - 116.7 hpRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    The last man standing in the supersports 600 class, the 2017 Yamaha YZF-R6, has had its horsepower number officially released - 116.7 hp at 14,500 rpm. This is coupled with a claimed torque figure of 61.7 Nm at 10,500 rpm, all coming from a 599 cc, DOHC, liquid-cooled inline-four.

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  5. Westby Racing Opens Team StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Motorcycle.com

    March 23, 2017 - Westby Racing has opened an online store within the team's Website, where fans can purchase authentic Westby Racing merchandise, including stickers, pins, apparel, and more. The Westby Racing Team Store is also where fans can go to join the "Wing Warriors" Support Crew Membership Program.

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  6. The Secret Bike CollectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... it, otherwise it is simply spending money, but I can't resist. That's how I ended up with my first additional bike. A Yamaha RD350LC had passed through the hands of three of my less than mechanically sympathetic friends before I snapped it up for a ...

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  7. 2017 Yamaha YZF-R1, YZF-R1M introducedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | OnCars.in

    Yamaha Motor has showcased the 2017 versions of its popular litre-class sportsbikes YZF-R1 and YZF-R1M in Japan. The more performance oriented of the two - the YZF-R1M is untouched for its 2017 avatar.

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  8. Church Of MO Classic Tourer ComparoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | Motorcycle.com

    For this week's Church feature we're turning the clock back to 2003, and a shootout between five classic tourers : The Yamaha Roadstar Silverado, Victory V92TC, Kawasaki Nomad 1500, Harley-Davidson Road King, and BMW's R1200CL - the clear oddball of the group. Speaking of oddballs, get a load of the MO crew from 14 years ago - off-the-cuff, irreverent, and funny , the writing of this shootout is good for a few laughs.

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  9. MotoAmerica Teams Testing Today And Friday At ThunderhillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Roadracing World

    Roger Hayden looks on as crew members prepare his 2017 Yoshimura Suzuki GSX-R100 Superbike in the paddock Thursday morning at Thunderhill Raceway Park. Photo by David Swarts, copyright Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. The Monster Energy/Graves Yamaha team of two-time and defending MotoAmerica Superbike Champion Cameron Beaubier and four-time MotoAmerica/AMA Superbike Champion Josh Hayes are testing new electronics and suspension components on their YZF-R1 Superbikes.

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  10. Yard Built Yamaha XSR700 "double-style" by Rough Crafts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Remember the "Ballistic Trident" , a custom MV Agusta Brutale 800 RR by customiser Rough Crafts of Taiwan? Well, Winston Yeh has now worked his magic on Rough Crafts' first custom build of 2017, the Yard Built Yamaha XSR700 that has two identities - a cafA racer style street machine, 'The Corsa Scorcher' and a dirt track ready scrambler style bike, 'The Soil Scorpion'. The idea of having two motorcycles in one came to Yeh when he was trying to decide between making the XSR700 a cafe racer or a scrambler.

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  11. 'Double Style' Yamaha XSR700Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Motorcycle Cruiser Magazine

    Yamaha's XSR700 is American unobtanium. We currently have an XSR900 that we're testing and it's incredibly fun and STUPID fast, like more than we here at Cruiser need; which leads us to believe the 700 would be just right.

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  12. Superbike Unlimited Joins Yamalube/Westby RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Motorcycle.com

    ... Unlimited features the same brands and racing components that we use in the heat of the battle on our Superstock 1000 Yamaha R1. We've known Freddy for several years, and we're long-time customers of Superbike Unlimited, so having them join our team ...

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  13. Australian Superbike Race Two And Race Three Results From Phillip IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | Roadracing World

    Caterpillar Yamaha's Daniel Falzon captured both race victories on Sunday to complete the trifecta and a perfect weekend at Phillip Island's opening round of the 2017 Yamaha Motor Finance Australian Superbike Championship presented by Motul Pirelli after starting from pole position. After winning the opening Yamaha Motorcycle Insurance Superbike encounter on Saturday, 22-year-old Falzon made it back-to-back wins against the big factory backed teams.

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  14. Lazareth "Back to the Future" Motorcycle Can't Travel Back in Time, Based on Yamaha YZF R1Read the original story

    Feb 25, 2017 | TechEBlog

    Based on a 1999 Yamaha YZF R1 motorcycle, the Lazareth "Back to the Future" may not be able to travel back in time, but it was used in the movie Babylon A.D. starring Vin Diesel.

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  15. Australian Superbike Race One Results From Phillip IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Roadracing World

    A minor delay before race-start saw an additional warm-up lap completed and the race reduced from 12 to 11 laps as a result, but once it did get underway the fight at the front was a fierce one. First casualty was Yamaha Racing Team's Wayne Maxwell; down at turn four on lap one on cold tyres.

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  16. Daniel Falzon Claims Career-First Australian Superbike Pole Position, At Phillip IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Roadracing World

    Caterpillar Racing Yamaha's Daniel Falzon will start the opening race of the 2017 Yamaha Motor Finance Australian Superbike Championship supported by Motul Pirelli from pole position after storming to the top-spot in qualifying at Phillip Island today. After posting the quickest Yamaha Motor Insurance Superbike time in free practice two earlier this afternoon, Falzon got straight down to business in the single 15 minute qualifying session at the 4.445km Victorian venue and clocked a 1m32.742s on lap two.

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  17. New Product: Graves Motorsports Full Titanium Performance Exhaust System for Yamaha FZ07Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Motorcyclist Magazine

    The newest exhaust system for the FZ07 from Graves Motorsports brings the same design technology and performance found on their YZF-R1 and R6 factory exhaust systems. Graves Motorsports , the Performance Exhaust brand behind Yamaha Motors USA's multiple National Championship winning Superbike and Supersport roadrace titles, is excited to introduce their new Full Titanium Racing Exhaust System for Yamaha 's popular 2015-17 FZ07 2-cylinder sportbike.

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  18. Wayne Maxwell Fastest In Australian Superbike Practice Thursday At Phillip IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Roadracing World

    The Superbike Yamaha Racing Team kicked off the 2017 Yamaha Motor Finance Australian Superbike Championship supported by Motul Pirelli season in dominating form after both Wayne Maxwell and Glenn Allerton set the benchmark ahead of privateer Daniel Falzon in the opening free practice session. Maxwell shared his thoughts after topping the Yamaha Motor Insurance Superbike timesheets, pulling a 1:33.952 on his final lap; "We ran two bikes with two different setups to try and find a bit of direction for this race.

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  19. Yamalube/Westby Racing Re-Signs Mathew Scholtz For 2017 MotoAmerica Superstock 1000 ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Roadracing World

    ... owner of Yamalube/Westby Racing. Mathew will compete in MotoAmerica's Superstock 1000 Championship. He'll be aboard a Yamaha YZF-R1, with the team's brand-new #11 emblazoned across the front and sides of the iconic gold-and-black-liveried, ...

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  20. Mathew Scholtz Joins Yamalube/Westby Racing for 2017 MotoAmerica SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Sport Rider Magazine

    ... of Yamalube/Westby Racing. Mathew will compete in MotoAmerica 's Superstock 1000 Championship. He'll be aboard a Yamaha YZF-R1, with the team's brand-new #11 emblazoned across the front and sides of the iconic gold-and-black-liveried, ...

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