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  1. 2017 TM En 300 Fi vs. 2017 Yamaha YZ450FXRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Dirt Rider Magazine

    The 2017 TM EN 300 Fi is an all-new model for the Italian company. The closest model from the year prior would be the same model in a 250cc engine, but we didn't test that, so this was a completely new bike for us.

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  2. 3rd Place of the 2018 450 MX Shootout: Yamaha YZ450FRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | Dirt Rider Magazine

    This model year is a big one for Yamaha as it gave its 450 an all-new electric-start-equipped engine, a new frame, slimmer bodywork, and internal changes to the KYB SSS fork and shock to match the all-new machine. Another new and unique feature on the redesigned YZ450F is the ability to change the fuel and ignition timing via the use of a smartphone and an onboard Wi-Fi connection.

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  3. Torc1 Racing's Yamaha YZ125 - 2005 Project Bike on a BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 2 | Transworld

    At Torc1 Racing we are all racers at heart and have a deep passion for the sport that goes back to when we were kids riding mini bikes. We enjoy building project bikes and we usually put together two or three project bikes each year.

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  4. 2017 Honda CRF250R - HonKTMahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | Dirt Rider Magazine

    We all wonder these things, right? What if you took this off that bike, and that off this bike, and mashed them all together to make one incredible machine? Well, like a proverbial Dr. Frankenstein, that's what we did. We began with the stock 2017 Honda CRF250R because, to be honest, it wasn't getting much ride time.

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  5. Blotter, Sept. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... Road on Monday, police said. The owner had left it there Sunday and noticed it missing Monday morning. The Blue Yamaha YZ 250 is valued at $1,000. Police have no suspects. Illegal ZZZs: A man who had been sleeping in Garaman Park for five days was ...

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  6. Dustin Nelson | Behind the Blue - Testing All Things YamahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | Transworld

    Dustin Nelson is one of those rare individuals who can go fast on just about anything. His career began as a professional motocross racer in 1996, but he transitioned into a testing job with Yamaha in 2001.

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  7. Hot Seat: A Yamaha inspired by the Eames Lounge ChairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Bike EXIF

    And furniture designers seem to have a particular affinity for motorcycles-Stefano Venier being the most high profile. But this elegant Yamaha is the first build we've seen that's directly inspired by an iconic furniture design.

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  8. 2018 Yamaha YZ450F VS. 2018 Honda CRF450RRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Dirt Rider Magazine

    The Shootouts are right around the corner but before we get into the all-inclusive 450 and 250 battles royal, we have a few head-to-head tests to share. There is no particular order or reason why we picked these two bikes other than they were some of the first available.

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  9. 2018 Yamaha YZ450F First Ride ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2017 | Motorcycle.com

    Yamaha tantalized the American dirtbike press with the unveiling of its all-new, electric-start, WiFi-equipped 2018 Yamaha YZ450F about a month ago, and we haven't stopped drooling over the photos and technical specifications of the bike since then. So, when Yamaha offered us the chance to sample the YZ for ourselves to see if we thought it had a chance at regaining the top spot in the 450cc motocross class, we jumped at the chance, which came on an oven-like day at the world-famous Glen Helen Raceway in Southern California.

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  10. 2018 Yamaha YZ450F First TestRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2017 | Cycle News

    In this case, all-new truly means all-new. The engine, chassis, bodywork, and even tuning technology underwent change from 2017.

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  11. 2018 YZ450F | Webb And Febvre - Rider First ImpressionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Transworld

    By now you've probably seen the 2018 YZ450F, but there's still lots of curiosity surrounding the performance of the all-new blue bike. Yamaha got together with Cooper Webb and Romain Febvre to test the new bike and get their first impressions of it.

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  12. Re: Snow Go: Northern Lights' Yamaha HL500Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Bike EXIF

    Snow bikes are a great recipe for unbridled hooliganism. Take a dirt bike, fit it with a ski and a track, and hold on tight.

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  13. 2018 Yamaha YZ450F gets smartphone tuning appRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Aside from driver or rider skill, races are won on engine tuning, fuel mapping and machine setup, and racing motorcycles are no different. For the upcoming motocross race season, Yamaha is introducing the 2018 Yamaha YZ450F MX-GP race machine with the ability to be tuned trackside using a smartphone app.

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  14. Yamaha's All-New 2018 YZ450F Comes With Electric Start And Wireless Power Tuning Via Smart PhoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Roadracing World

    CYPRESS, Calif. - June 12, 2017 - 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.

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  15. Yamaha Announces 2018 Sport ATVsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Market Wire

    ... swing-arm, all combining to produce a supremely-strong structure and the lightest ATV in its class. Utilizing Yamaha YZ-style fully adjustable piggyback shocks, the Raptor is a versatile machine capable of handling any terrain -- from tight, twisty ...

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  16. 2018 Yamaha YZ450F | First Look - Completely Redesigned and All-NewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Transworld

    As soon as we got the invite to visit Yamaha and attend their 2018 unveiling event, we started getting pretty excited. Month's earlier we had caught glimpses of what appeared to be a new YZ450F in a trip to Japan, but Yamaha kept details of the bike under wraps, quite literally.

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  17. Yamaha Introduces 2018 Off Road Line - Complete Redesign for the YZ450FRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Transworld

    June 12, 2017 - 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.

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  18. TWMXRS West Coast Open | Cahuilla MX - Presented By SPYRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Transworld

    ... youngster that put in some impressive finishes on the rough and rugged Cahuilla Creek "Expert" track aboard his Yamaha YZ 125. The #110 accumulated four moto wins and two overalls over the course of the day, and did so like it was just another day ...

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  19. Spotsylvania Crime SolversRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... the garage door and stole a Kawasaki KX85 dirt bike valued at $1,400, a Honda XR70 dirt bike valued at $1,000, a Yamaha YZ 125 dirt bike valued at $1,000, a Husqvarna 171 XP chain saw valued at $600, a Honda EU2000I generator valued at $1,000, a ...

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  20. American Flat Track: Bryan Smith Takes The Victory At Charlotte Motor SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Roadracing World

    ... team was Kenny Coolbeth Jr. (No. 2 Harley-Davidson XG750R) in sixth. Dalton Gauthier (No. 22 Estenson Racing Yamaha YZ 450F) took his third consecutive victory in AFT Singles competition, leading flag-to-flag in a race slowed by a pair of red flags ...

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