Yamaha Race Replicas Click video to see the 2009 road racing champions. Valentino Rossi, Ben Spies and Cal Crutchlow recently took time out from the final round of the MotoGP series at Valencia in Spain to ‘hand over their keys’ of the Yamaha motorcycles in this short video.
In celebration of an immense year of racing in world championship disciplines across the globe, Yamaha Motor Europe have launched a special international competition in which a YZF-R1 Valentino Rossi MotoGP Replica, a YZF-R1 Ben Spies Replica and a Cal Crutchlow version of the YZF-R6 can be won by three lucky participants. On top of this, 100 exclusive Yamaha championship t-shirts, designed by Aldo Drudi, can also be won in the countries where the competition runs.Yamaha toasted title honors in MotoGP (Rider, Team and Manufacturer), World Superbike, World Supersport, MX1-GP World Motocross (Rider and Manufacturer), AMA Supercross (Rider and Manufacturer) and FIM World Endurance (Rider and Manufacturer) for a formidable sweep of the elite categories of international two-wheeled racing. The three exclusive race replicas – painted in Fiat Yamaha, Sterilgarda Yamaha and Yamaha World Supersport Team colors – is a unique recognition of the road racing accomplishments of the Yamaha technology in 2009. (This is a European contest.)