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  1. Re: Top 5 Kawasaki KZ750sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bike EXIF

    I'll admit it, I didn't know that Kawasaki made a twin-cylinder 'Z' until I came across the bikes we've selected below. It seems illogical that Kawasaki would release a twin when they had a great four-cylinder engine in their line-up, but they wanted a piece of the vertical twin pie.

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  2. It's Coming! Honda Reveals All-New Africa TwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Cycle News

    Honda will finally go head first into the big-bore adventure market with news this morning of the impending release of an all-new machine, dubbed the CRF1000L Africa Twin. Honda sent tongues wagging at EICMA last year when they showed the True Adventure prototype.

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  3. How to Change a Dirt Bike ChainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Motorcycle USA

    There comes a time when you need to replace your dirt bike chain and sprockets. Stock equipment often wears out quickly so keep a close eye on that drive train.

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  4. Cylinder Works '14-'15 YZ250F Big Bore KitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Motorcycle USA

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  5. 2014 Yamaha YZ250F Project BikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Motorcycle USA

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  6. Febvre Takes Positives From Difficult European MXGPRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Paddock Talk

    The Grand Prix of Europe at a bright but changeable sandy circuit of Valkenswaard was the setting for a gritty event for Yamaha Factory Racing Yamalube and Romain Febvre in particular. Watched by 32,600 fans for the fifth round of eighteen in the FIM Motocross World Championship the MXGP rookie guided his factory YZ450FM to tenth and fifth in the motos on Sunday to place seventh overall on the day.

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  7. Yamaha Recall Notice for 2015 MotorcyclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Motorcycle USA

    Yamaha Motor Corporation has issued a recall through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for a number of 2015 model-year motorcycles manufactured September 1, 2014 through November 17, 2014. According to the notice, "the affected motorcycles may have an incorrectly manufactured shift cam segment stopper, having a sharp edge on the inside of the bend instead of a smooth radius.

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  8. Recall News: Yamaha Recalls Multiple 2015 Models For Possible Defective TransmissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Motorcyclist Magazine

    Report Receipt Date: March 25, 2015 NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V176000 Component : Powertrain Potential Number of Units Affected: 4,900 Manufacturer: Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA THE RECALL: Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA is recalling certain model year 2015 FJ-09 , FZ-09 , FZ6R , Super Tenere , Super Tenere ES , and R6 motorcycles manufactured from September 1, 2014 to November 17, 2014. The affected motorcycles may have an incorrectly manufactured shift cam segment stopper, having a sharp edge on the inside of the bend instead of a smooth radius.

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  9. Yamaha is Recalling certain FJ, FZ, R6 and Super Tenere motorcyclesRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | Power Sports Network

    Report Receipt Date : MAR 25, 2015 NHTSA Campaign Number : 15V176000 Component : POWER TRAIN Potential Number of Units Affected : 4,900 SUMMARY : Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA is recalling certain model year 2015 FJ-09 , FZ-09 , FZ6R , Super Tenere , Super Tenere ES , and R6 motorcycles manufactured September 1, 2014, to November 17, 2014. The affected motorcycles may have an incorrectly manufactured shift cam segment stopper, having a sharp edge on the inside of the bend instead of a smooth radius.

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  10. Yamaha Recalls 2015 FJ-09, FZ-09, FZ6R, Super Tenere and R6Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Motorcycle.com

    Yamaha announced a recall on 2015 models of the FJ-09 , FZ-09 , FZ6R , Super Tenere , Super Tenere ES and YZF-R6 because of a risk of transmission failure. The recall affects 4,900 motorcycles in the U.S., all produced from Sept.

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  11. Yamaha Previews bLU cRU Road Racing And Fan Activities Scheduled For...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Motorcycle Daily

    April 6, 2015 - For the first time ever, the Yamaha bLU cRU road racing teams will join the stars of MotoGP at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin, TX, as the inaugural season of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship gets under way. Starting the season with the big #1 emblazoned on his brand-new 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 Superbike is four-time and defending AMA Superbike Champion Josh Hayes.

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  12. Yamaha Offering Autograph Sessions With Racers, Free Demo Rides And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Roadracing World

    Cypress, CA - April 6, 2015 - For the first time ever, the Yamaha bLU cRU road racing teams will join the stars of MotoGP at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin, TX, as the inaugural season of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship gets under way. Starting the season with the big #1 emblazoned on his brand-new 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 Superbike is four-time and defending AMA Superbike Champion Josh Hayes.

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  13. Yamaha's MT-09 wild child grows upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Cape Town Released at the same time last week as the R1 and R1M superbikes , the MT-09 Tracer shows an altogether different side of Yamaha's corporate culture. It's a fresh take on the MT series of urban warriors almost as if somebody at Shizuoka had decided that the distinctly attitudinous '09 was a bit too edgy.

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  14. Gary Thomas loves being involved in the exciting sport of motocross.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Western Telegraph

    This week Bill Carne looks at the thrills and spills of motocross through the eyes of Gary Thomas, who is a relative newcomer to the sport but loves it with a passion . . . THIS week we are delighted to highlight a new sport as we delve into the hurly-burly action of Motocross as we chat to someone who has always had a love of motor bikes and over the last few years has managed to achieve his ambition of competing in this hectic and exciting motor sport.

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  15. Re: Snow Go: Northern Lights' Yamaha HL500Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Bike EXIF

    Snow bikes are a great recipe for unbridled hooliganism. Take a dirt bike, fit it with a ski and a track, and hold on tight.

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  16. Re: Snow Go: Northern Lights' Yamaha HL500Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Bike EXIF

    Snow bikes are a great recipe for unbridled hooliganism. Take a dirt bike, fit it with a ski and a track, and hold on tight.

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  17. Andre Villas-Boas posts Instagram photo of himself behind the wheel of a 1958 MGA roadsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Andre Villas-Boas posts Instagram photo of himself behind the wheel of a 1958 MGA roadster as Zenit St Petersburg manager shows off his love for motors Andre Villas-Boas posted a photograph of himself on Instagram behind the wheel of a 1958 MG A roadster on Thursday morning Jeremy Clarkson's replacement on Top Gear might not be too far away after Zenit St Petersburg manager Andre Villas-Boas showed he's enough of a petrolhead for the job. Former Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur boss Villas-Boas posted a photograph of himself on Instagram behind the wheel of a 1958 MG A roadster on Thursday morning.

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  18. Gear Up: Sidi All Road Gore-Tex Boots & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Motorcycle USA

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  19. 2015 KTM 250 XC-F vs. Yamaha YZ250FXRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Motorcycle USA

    Until recently, KTM lived alone in the category of closed course off-road race bikes, and that makes it pretty easy to dominate. The idea isn't rocket science, take a motocross bike and slightly tweak it to handle the rigors of off-road racing.

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  20. MXGP: Yamaha Poised For MXGP StrikeRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    After forming part of the slick and high profile 2015 official teams launch in Italy two weeks ago Yamaha's motocross arm of their comprehensive competitive line-up this season is set for action this weekend with the Grand Prix of Qatar opening the eighteen-round FIM Motocross World Championship. Yamaha Factory Racing Yamalube - with Jeremy Van Horebeek and Romain Febvre steering the new YZ450FMs - will attack the premier MXGP category around the sweeping Losail International Circuit and under a shining blanket of artificial light.

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