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Yamaha YXZ1000R Dominates in Arizona Lucas Oil Regional Off-Road Series

YXZ Takes Back-to-Back LORORS AZ Championships in Just Second Full Year of Racing
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Yamaha Motor Corp., USA’s, YXZ1000R pure sport Side-by-Side (SxS) swept the Lucas Oil Regional Off-Road Racing Series (LORORS) at Wild Horse Pass in Chandler, Arizona, this past weekend. YXZ bLU cRU drivers dominated the field throughout the season, capturing first, second and third overall in the series final points standings. In addition to netting the LORORS AZ championship, Corry Weller earned Yamaha’s bLU cRU $7,500 bonus for the series piloting her Dragonfire Racing / Weller Racing Yamaha YXZ1000R. Rounding out the podium with their YXZs were Paul O’Brien and Will Munns, earning second and third place, respectively, in the series. Yamaha ATV and SxS racers across the country will have earned over $60,000 in championship bonuses through Yamaha’s bLU cRU program, securing more Yamaha titles across bLU cRU-supported series than any other manufacturer.

Yamaha Racing’s Walker Fowler Clinches Third Straight GNCC Championship

Fowler Three-Peats in XC1 Pro ATV Series Aboard Proven YFZ450R
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KENNESAW, Ga. – September 15, 2017 – Yamaha Racing’s Walker Fowler clinched his third-straight Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) XC1 Pro ATV championship last weekend. Piloting the Mark Notman-prepared WFR / Maxxis / Yamaha YFZ450R to his ninth first-place finish this season at Unadilla in New Berlin, New York, Fowler captured the series title with three rounds still remaining.

All-New YXZ1000R Production in Full Swing, Capping Historic Year for Yamaha

Yamaha’s 60th Anniversary Sees New Model Launches Across Multiple Product Lines
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KENNESAW, Ga. – December 14, 2015 – Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, announces it started production on the Racing Blue/White and Blaze Orange/Black versions of the all-new YXZ1000R this month. The world’s first and only pure sport Side-by-Side (SxS) vehicle is proudly manufactured at Yamaha’s U.S. factory in Newnan, Georgia, for worldwide distribution, capping a historic 60th Anniversary for Yamaha in 2015.

Yamaha’s 2016 Raptor 90 Youth ATV Available for Holidays

Raptor 90 Designed for Riders 10-Years-Old and Up
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KENNESAW, Ga. – December 3, 2015 – Yamaha’s new 2016 Raptor 90 is an exciting youth ATV for riders starting at 10-years-old and is available now for the holiday season. The entry-level Raptor’s styling and sporty ride is reminiscent of the Raptor 700, but at a size and performance level appropriate for younger riders and budding ATV enthusiasts. The Raptor 90 is a great gift for first-time riders joining the family out on the trails this holiday season.

Yamaha Introduces All-New YXZ1000R

First and Only Pure Sport Side-by-Side Solidifies Yamaha Leadership in Powersports Performance
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  KENNESAW, Ga. – September 1, 2015 – Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, introduces the all-new YXZ1000R, the world’s only pure sport Side-by-Side (SxS) vehicle. Boasting a high-performance 3-cylinder 998cc engine with a class-defining 5-speed sequential shift manual transmission, the two-seat YXZ1000R provides a superior driver-connected experience in the dunes, desert or on the trail.