Yamaha and GE Capital are proud to announce that they will be adding another event to the Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix weekend as Yamaha MotoGP Riders Colin Edwards, Ben Spies and Jorge Lorenzo and Yamaha legends Eddie Lawson, Wayne Rainey and Kenny Roberts will meet their fans for an up close question and answer session during a live music set on stage on Saturday July 24 at 6:00 p.m.
Official MotoGP commentators Nick Harris and Gavin Emmet are also scheduled to join the six riders for the question and answer session and fans will also be encouraged to join in the fun with questions of their own.
"We are very excited about this year’s entertainment and proud to be part of it," said Paul Puma, Executive V.P. for GE Capital. "The fact that Yamaha riders will be up close and in person for the fans will make it an event not to be missed!"
The bands that will be performing in the Yamaha Marketplace are Ambience, Wild Turkeys, Music for Animals, The Money Band and headliner -The Honey Circuit.
"We’re not quite sure who’ll be more entertaining!" said Bob Starr, Communications Manager of Yamaha Motorsports Group. "Thanks to our partners at GE Capital, this event will surely add to an exciting weekend of racing and entertainment for the fans."