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Join us at the 2024 Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, 18-20 October, in our new and relocated Yamaha MotoGP Hospitality Experience.

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Yamaha Motor Australia has thrown significant support behind Tayla Relph and her 2024 FIM Women’s Circuit Racing World Championships that gets underway in Misano, Italy, on June 14.

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The latest addition to the hugely popular LEGO Technic series is the big daddy of Yamaha’s Hyper Naked MT Range, the MT-10SP. Made up of 1478 pieces, LEGO set 42159 is a must-have for fans of Yamaha's motorcycle range. 

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Celebrated annually on 5 June, World Environment Day (WED) encourages awareness and action for protecting the environment. The theme for World Environment Day 2023 is Solutions To Plastic Pollution. Yamaha Motor Australia would like to recognise the endeavours of the organisations and initiatives it supports for a cleaner future.

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In Japan, Yamaha Motor conducts regular classes and workshops for children and young teenagers to convey the joy of Monozukuri. The word Monozukuri refers to creating products with an emphasis on craftsmanship and excellence. It is an expression of skill, technique and spirit, and the foundation from which Yamaha Motor Craftsmanship continues to be passed on to future generations.

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Yamaha is excited to announce the 2024 WaveRunner lineup which sees more power, more colour and more choice than ever before.  Yamaha WaveRunners continue to lead the pack when it comes to big displacement marine engines, with the release of the industry’s first 1.9 Litre naturally aspirated high output engine, delivering quicker acceleration and higher top-end speed in HO models across the FX, GP

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What will human-machine interfaces of the future be like? MOTOROiD is a proof-of-concept experimental electric motorcycle integrating mobility with intelligent technologies. If people and their machines can take on a deeper kind of partnership, one where they can call to and respond to one another. 

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It was a wild and crazy weekend for the MX3 division at round four of the ProMX, with the three-race format offering plenty of changes on the championship leader board and at the halfway point, WBR Yamaha’s Koby Hantis now carries the leaders red plate.

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Yamalube Yamaha Racing’s Ryder Kingsford broke through for his maiden ProMX round victory after taking a convincing win in the MX2 division at round four of the Championship at Maitland over the weekend.

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Round four of the 2024 Penrite ProMX Championship proved to be a difficult one for the CDR Yamaha Monster Energy Team with Dean Ferris unable to compete after a practice crash and Jed Beaton missing the round victory when he tied on points at the end of the days' racing.

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It was a dry and dusty affair at rounds five and six of the Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC) at Edenhope in Victoria, with ShopYamaha Team riders of Kyron Bacon and Will Dennett over-coming the elements to reach the podium on both days.

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With just days to go before the 2024 Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show officially opens, Yamaha Marine is working tirelessly to ensure this year’s interactive display of Yamaha Marine products is its most impressive yet. 

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The 2024 Ténéré 700 Rally was another ripper event for owners of Australia’s most popular ADV bike. The five day ride that started and finished in Coffs Harbour covered every imaginable type of terrain in all weather conditions. At one stage the route went from slick clay to dusty gravel within the hour… on the same road.

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Round three of the ProMX Championship at Gilman, in South Australia, proved to be a frustrating one for the CDR Yamaha Monster Energy Team with the duo of Jed Beaton and Dean Ferris finishing second and fourth for the round respectively.

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The Yamalube Yamaha Racing Team continued its up and down ride to start the ProMX Championship with all the riders looking for the consistency to cement a spot on the MX2 podium. 

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It was a wild and crazy day of racing in the MX3 division at the Gilman circuit in South Australia but at the end of racing, the WBR Yamaha Team finished with a double podium in a 2-3 result and now hold the top three places in the championship after round three.

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On Saturday, 4 May, female riders worldwide participated in the 18th annual International Female Ride Day (IFRD). The event celebrated the diversity, strength, and camaraderie of all female riders. 

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Yamaha Racing Team’s Mike Jones made a stunning return to form winning all before him at round three of the Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK) at Queensland Raceway over the weekend.

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Yamaha Financial Services fundraising team, Chain Reaction, has emerged victorious in a fiercely competitive fundraising mission. Their exceptional efforts resulted in the highest dollar value of donations to support the Black Dog Institute and its ongoing campaign to increase mental health awareness. 

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Yamaha Motor is proud to announce today that its models MT-09 and XMAX 300 have won the "Red Dot Award: Product Design 2024," a prestigious international design award. These honours mark the 13th year in a row - every year since 2012 - that a Yamaha Motor product has received a Red Dot Design Award.

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The deadlock between the Yamaha Ballard’s JGR team riders of Jess Gardiner and Danielle McDonald is no closer to being broken after another weekend of splitting round wins for the dynamic off-road duo at the Australian Off Road Championships.

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Kyron Bacon experienced a rollercoaster of emotions over the weekend at rounds three and four of the Australian Off Road Championship (AORC) with some scintillating performances that saw him shoot to the top but also some bad luck that took the train from the track.

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Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. has announced today that it and Lola Cars Ltd (head office in the U.K., hereinafter "Lola") have signed a technical partnership agreement for the development and supply of high-performance electric powertrains to be part of an official manufacturer in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship (hereinafter "Formula E"), the world’s premier racing series for all-electric single

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It was a roller coaster ride for the Yamalube Yamaha Racing Team at round two of the ProMX Championship, with each rider experiencing some highs and lows in an eventful day at the office.

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