2011 World Supersport
The 2011 World Supersport Championship will witness the welcome return of the championship winning Yamaha YZF-R6 to the grid with the Yamaha ParkinGO Team.
In 2009, the Yamaha YZF-R6 was the track weapon of choice, dominating the World Supersport Championship in the hands of 2011 rookie MotoGP rider Cal Crutchlow.
Yamaha Grand Slam
Click video to see Yamaha earned 3 World Championship road-racing titles in just one day. On October 25th, 2009: Valentino Rossi won the MotoGP Championship, Ben Spies won the World Superbike Championship and Cal Crutchlow won the World Supersport Championship. This is an amazing accomplishment by Yamaha.
Track-day Triple Sportbike
Motorcycling along the near deserted Spanish country road outside of Cartegna, I realized that Triumph just can’t hide their roots. Flicking left and right, lofting the front wheel over small rises in second and third gear, and plunging down series of mountain descents, revealed what a truly incredible street bike the Brits have produced with the new Daytona 675.
After winter-long testing of various products from VP Racing Fuels and other fuel companies, MGM Racing Performance announced a switch to VP’s M8-1 racing fuel. The move paid immediate dividends as Jörg Teuchert of Team YAMAHA Motor Germany won both the recent IDM Superbike races in Lusitz, Germany.