Skip to content

Yamaha Motorcycle Sport

You looked for...

and found 8 items

Matches found in Motorcycle Sport

Results 1 - 8 of 8

leading article image
rating is 4

Guy Coulon to crew chief for Andrea Dovizioso

Matthew Birt, 09 January 2012 14:46

French engineer Guy Coulon will work as Andrea Dovizioso’s MotoGP crew chief in the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 squad in 2012. The Italian rider had initially wanted former Team Roberts and Suzuki crew chief Tom O’Kane to join him at Tech 3 next season after he left the Repsol Honda squad at the end of 2011. But even though Suzuki ...

leading article image
rating is 3.5

New contract for Jorge Lorenzo top priority for Yamaha

Matthew Birt, 21 December 2011 10:26

Signing Jorge Lorenzo on a new contract will be a key priority for Yamaha at the start of the 2012 MotoGP world championship campaign. The 2010 world champion is out of contract at the end of next season with Casey Stoner, Dani Pedrosa and Valentino Rossi, and Yamaha boss Lin Jarvis has conceded it is essential for the Japanese factory’s ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Tough to let Colin Edwards leave, admits Tech 3 boss

Matthew Birt, 21 December 2011 10:02

Monster Yamaha Tech 3 boss Herve Poncharal has said the decision not to offer a new deal to popular American Colin Edwards for 2012 was one the toughest he’s ever had to make. The 37-year-old left Tech 3 after four years to join the Forward Racing squad where he will ride the new Suter/BMW 1000cc machine next season. With Yamaha ...

leading article image
rating is 5

Hutchy in BSB with Hill at Swan Yamaha

Gary Pinchin, 21 December 2011 09:08

Ian Hutchinson’s fightback from career-threatening leg injuries has been rewarded with a superbike ride in the title-winning Swan Yamaha team, alongside defending champion Tommy Hill. Hutchinson had been plotting his comeback with the team in the British Supersport ranks for 2012, but after his brilliant comeback third place at Macau team boss Shaun Muir has promoted him to the BSB ...

leading article image
rating is 5

Coghlan in British Supersport with Appleyard R6

MCN Sportsdesk, 09 December 2011 11:10

Team Appleyard Macadam have signed Scot Kevin Coghlan to race in British Supersport alongside existing team regular Deane Brown. Coghlan comes to the Appleyard team after three very successful seasons competing in the Spanish CEV Series. He also made appearances in a number of Moto2 and GP125 races in the Moto-GP Championship. Coghlan replaces Irishman Jack Kennedy who recently switched ...

leading article image
rating is 1

No Yamaha 1000cc test for Cal Crutchlow in Sepang

Matthew Birt, 20 October 2011 09:51

Cal Crutchlow will still have to wait until next month’s Valencia test to get his first ride on Yamaha’s new 1000cc MotoGP machine. It was rumoured that the British rider might test the new YZR-M1 earlier than anticipated because former world champion Jorge Lorenzo is unable to race or test in Malaysia after he suffered a nasty left hand injury ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Lorenzo is "No.1"

Dan Aspel, 31 January 2011 09:50

MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo has unveiled his racing logo for the 2011 season: a number one made of the initials J and L. He said: "I have been lucky with my design because the No 1 works really well with my JL initials. It was a difficult choice to change my number but I have earned the right for this ...

leading article image
rating is 4

Reed strikes first in US Supercross

Paul Harris, 07 January 2008 16:00

Chad Reed won the first round of the AMA Supercross series on Saturday after series favourite James Stewart fell in turn one. Reed stalled his San Manuel Yamaha on the second lap, dropping back to fourth but his quick restart, meant he was still firmly among the front-runners, and he was back at the head of the field by the ...

Results

Compare Insurance

Save money by comparing quotes. It's quick and easy

Motorcycles for sale

 

It's only £13.99 to advertise your motorcycle on MCN

Sell your Motorcycle

Motorcycle pricing tool

New! Find used bike prices

MCN Shop

With over 18,000 products, MCN shop is the best place to buy your biking kit