Yamaha Newswire (Page 5)

Yamaha Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yamaha. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 369 in Yamaha

  1. Trizzle's Take My Ode To The CruiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Motorcycle.com

    ... stuck in traffic in a car. Okay, cruisers are fun and all, but it doesn't quite compare to dragging a knee aboard a Yamaha FJR1300 That's one of the little surprises I like about this job. I've spent time aboard a variety of bikes, but every now and ...

    Comment?

  2. 5 priciest motorcycles of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | Rediff.com

    ... plant uses closed loop fuel injection system and is mated to a super-smooth 6-speed gearbox. In April this year, Yamaha introduced its powerful machines, YZF-R1 and R1M with the starting price of Rs 22.34 lakh. Both the motorcycles are based on ...

    Comment?

  3. How To Find a Qualified Shop To Work On An Older MotorcycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Motorcyclist Magazine

    An FJR owners group like fjrowners.com or fjrforum.com can be an excellent source for recommendations on local shops and mechanics. Q. I have a 2004 Yamaha FJR1300 with nearly 90,000 miles.

    Comment?

  4. Top 5 Yamaha bike launches of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | OnCars.in

    The year 2015 have seen some top notch products from Yamaha Motor India, from commuter segment to ragging performance bike, the Japanese manufacturer has not left any stone unturned for any segment. We bring the list of top 5 Yamaha bike and scooter introduced this year.

    Comment?

  5. 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 and R1M recalled over gearboxRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Yamaha has issued a worldwide recall for the 2015 YZF-R1 and R1M. According to a letter from Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA, the issue affects the gearbox of its top-of-the-line superbike.

    Comment?

  6. 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 and YZF-R1M Recalled for Transmission ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Motorcycle.com

    Yamaha is recalling all 2015 YZF-R1 and YZF-R1M motorcycles to address a problem with their transmissions. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has yet to formally announce the recall but Yamaha has proceeded to notify customers.

    Comment?

  7. That year that was - 2015 Superbike roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    ... in 2015, and is presented in no particular order. Perhaps the bike with the closest DNA to its race sibling, the Yamaha R1 brought a full suite of electronic rider aids and controls to the everyday rider. With Yamaha's proprietary six-axis ...

    Comment?

  8. How To Buy A Used Yamaha R1 SportbikeRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2015 | Motorcyclist Magazine

    ... in the power-to-weight jungle, some rule in bang-for-the-buck territory. One such example is the first-generation Yamaha YZF-R1, a beast when it debuted in 1998 and still surprisingly sharp-clawed and red-eyed today. By the mid-1990s Honda 's ...

    Comment?

  9. Guintoli Q&A: Yamaha can fight up front from the startRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Motorsport.com

    Former World Superbike champion Sylvain Guintoli says the returning Yamaha factory team can expect to fight at the front of the field from the first race next season. After conquering the British Superbike championship and the Suzuka 8 Hours this year, the new Yamaha YZF-R1 will make its debut on the world stage in 2016, with Guintoli joining Suzuki convert Alex Lowes at the works-backed Crescent Racing squad.

    Comment?

  10. Motorcycle Exhaust Systems ExplainedRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2015 | Motorcyclist Magazine

    ... (oxygen) sensors. Occasionally you will see crossover pipes linking adjacent headers. The exhaust valve in the latest Yamaha YZF-R1 not only regulates back pressure, but it actually reroutes exhaust flow based on engine speed and load. The low-speed ...

    Comment?

  11. Yamaha reveals 2016 FJR1300 bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | OnCars.in

    Yamaha has just revealed this updated FJR1300 with a new paint scheme and technical upgrades. The biggest change for 2016 is the addition of a six-speed gear box, replacing the existing five-speed one.

    Comment?

  12. Smart Money Tips: Buying a Used 1998-2003 Kawasaki ZX-9RRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Motorcyclist Magazine

    ... of the age, was more than 60 pounds lighter than the previous version. Unfortunately for Kawasaki, that same year Yamaha unleashed the truly light and potent YZF-R1. Can't these guys catch a break? Perhaps not, but the fact is the '98-and-later ...

    Comment?

  13. Troy Herfoss | 2015 FX Asc ChampionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | MCNEWS

    ... the start of Friday evening's AFX-SBK race it was the Team Honda duo that scored perfect holeshots and led the two Yamaha men through turn one for the first time. Maxwell lost more ground throughout the opening lap and by lap two was battling over ...

    Comment?

  14. Friday AM Report & Video from SMPRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | MCNEWS

    ... Reigning champion Wayne Maxwell swapped from the championship winning Team Honda to campaign the 2016 season with Yamaha Racing Team and the all new YZF-R1. As expected, the R1 package has been gaining strength as the year has progressed. At the ...

    Comment?

  15. a Shaun Muir Racing To Field Abraham, Brookes On BMWs In 2016 FIM Superbike World ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Roadracing World

    Shaun Muir Racing , which won the 2015 MCE British Superbike Championship with Josh Brookes riding a Milwaukee-sponsored Yamaha YZF-R1, has announced it will enter the 2016 FIM Superbike World Championship with Brookes and Karel Abraham riding factory-supported BMW S1000RR Superbikes. The announcement, according to the official World Superbike website, also states that SMR has renewed its sponsorship deal with Milwaukee Power Tools for three more years and the team will be known as Milwaukee BMW.

    Comment?

  16. 2016 Yamaha FJR1300 unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | OnCars.in

    A new and improved 2016 Yamaha FJR1300 was unveiled by the company with new colour options and technical upgrades. The main improvement don't to the bike is the addition of 6 speed gearbox.

    Comment?

  17. Yamaha Refines FJR1300A and FJR1300ES for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Motorcycle Daily

    Yamaha's big FJR1300 sport tourer has been around for more than a decade, but that doesn't mean Yamaha hasn't made significant changes over the years. Most recently, big changes were made to the 2013 model year to make the FJR more competitive with more recent models from Kawasaki and others.

    Comment?

  18. 2016 Yamaha FJR1300A and FJR1300ES First LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Motorcycle.com

    Yamaha is bringing the FJR1300A and FJR1300ES back for 2016, and while the bike might appear virtually identical to the previous model in these photos, there are some choice distinctions between old and new. First and foremost, Yamaha has listened to the demands of its customers, and equipped both FJR models with a sixth cog in its transmission.

    Comment?

  19. First Look: 2016 Yamaha FJR1300-Now With Six SpeedsRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2015 | Motorcyclist Magazine

    Enthusiasts of Yamaha's long-running sport-touring motorcycle, the FJR1300, will gasp in delight to know that the company has finally seen fit to give it a sixth gear. We always assumed that Yamaha had resisted the move simply because jamming a six-speed transmission into cases designed for five would be costly beyond the sales promise of the bike, especially for an engine that first landed on our shores in 2001.

    Comment?

  20. Yamaha Introduces Updated FJR1300A, FJR1300ES Sport TourersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Roadracing World

    The 2016 Yamaha FJR1300ES now comes with a six-speed transmission, new instruments, a new clutch and LED cornering lights that are connected to an Inertial Measurement Unit to detect lean angle. Cypress, CA - November 30, 2015 - Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., today announced the the new FJR1300A and FJR1300ES supersport touring models for the 2016 model year.

    Comment?