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New MT-09SP

The new 2024 MT-09SP features all the updates that the standard model receives - with some key upgrades unique to this model. Quite literally, because the SP model is now equipped with remote smart key operation. Read More

New 2024 MT-09

For 2024, Yamaha has taken the MT-09 to the next level by combining intelligence and style to further pursue the Dark Side of Japan. Read More

New XSR900 GP

Racing is in Yamaha's DNA. Our rich history on the track is headlined by riders like ‘King’ Kenny Roberts who piloted his YZR500 to a third consecutive title in 1980. Read More

Vale Mark Toia

Every once in a while you’ll be lucky enough to meet a unique talent. A creative genius who simply sees things differently. Someone who can take your half-baked idea and deliver something epic. That person was Mark Toia, a film maker who put Yamaha on the map. Read More

Tenere 700 Orange Rally

Ténéré 700 owners enjoyed the third of four events for 2023 specifically tailored for them. This edition was centred around the mid-west NSW town of Orange. Read More

2023 YZ65 Cup - WSX Championship Round

Yamaha Motor Australia is pleased to announce the YZ65 Cup will be returning in November at the Australian round of the World Supercross Championship in Melbourne. Read More

2024 WRFs REVEALED

In order to stay at the top of the high performance enduro sector, WR450F receives a full makeover for 2024, while WR250F continues with the same great features and benefits as MY23. Read More

2024 YZ Range

YMA is pleased to announce the YZ range of VictorYZone machines for 2024. One of the most popular bikes on the MX start gate - YZ250F - receives a wide range of upgrades for 2024. Read More

Ténéré 40th Anniversary

This year marks the 40-year anniversary of the iconic Ténéré. Since its inception in 1983 with the XT600Z, the Ténéré has captivated the hearts and minds of adventure enthusiasts around the globe. Read More

Victory Bonus savings on now!

To celebrate the achievements of Yamaha YZ VictorYZone riders around the globe, YMA is pleased to announce a promotion offering up to $1000 rebate on selected MY23 YZ models. Read More

QLD Ténéré 700 Rally

The 2023 QLD Ténéré 700 Rally was a big hit with the owners of Yamaha’s 689cc twin cylinder ADV bike. Read More

Ténéré Rally done and dusted

Ténéré 700 Rally participants were faced with dry and dusty conditions on their five-day 2000km inaugural 2023 event recently. Read More

Ride with another Legend

Yamaha desert racer and Ténéré 700 owner Rodney Faggotter is joining the QLD Ténéré 700 Rally this year. Read More

Ando Joins CDR Yamaha 30 Year Celebration

Australian motocross and supercross legend and Hunter Valley hero, Craig Anderson, will be the special guest of the CDR Yamaha Monster Energy Team this weekend at round four of the ProMX Championship in Maitland, NSW. Read More

Ride with a Legend

Yamaha MX legend and committed ADV rider Stephen Gall is joining the RideADV crew on the QLD Ténéré 700 Rally this year. Read More

YAMAHA LAUNCHES NEW V6 4.3 Litre 350 HORSEPOWER OUTBOARD

Yamaha Marine has announced the release of their much anticipated all-new V6 350 horsepower outboard, combining big horsepower, state-of-the-art features, industry leading boat control integration, premium level performance and Yamaha’s legendary reputation for reliability. Read More

Yamaha Celebrates World Ocean Day

World Ocean Day is celebrated internationally on 8 June each year. The day is used to raise awareness about overfishing of our oceans and the importance of protecting our waterways. It’s also a day that Yamaha Motor Australia renews its commitment to supporting Yamaha Motor Corporation's goals for a sustainable society. Read More

Power & Precision Unleashed: Test Ride Yamaha's High Horsepower Outboards & Helm Master EX System at Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show!

Yamaha Motor Australia is thrilled to be back at the 2023 Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show, and this year, we're bringing our A-game! Read More

Yamaha Launches New High Horsepower Outboards

Yamaha Marine has launched into 2023 with the announcement of exciting new models. Increasing on a commitment to fully integrated powerplants for modern boating, Yamaha has announced new F150, F175 and F200 models featuring innovative integrated steering and sleek new design. Yamaha also adds to the powerful XTO Offshore line-up with the addition of a new 450 horsepower model to complement the existing XTO 425. The XTO 450 delivers new features to round out one of the most comprehensive high hor

Japan Mobility Show - 26 October

Yamaha Motor Co will unveil a host of new releases and concept models at the 2023 Japan Mobility Show, being held in Tokyo from 26 October. Read More

Father's Day Gift Guide

As Father's Day approaches like a runaway freight train, the quest to find a gift that resonates with your dad’s passion becomes an epic mission of love, it's the annual challenge to find something for the person who seems to have everything. Fear not, we have you covered. Read More

Yamaha Announces 2024 WaveRunner Model Line-Up

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 and VX range.   Read More

Recycled Materials For Motorcycle Bodywork

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd has succeeded in developing a high-quality and environmentally friendly recycled polypropylene (PP) material that can be used for the main exterior bodywork for motorcycles. Yamaha Motor will begin using the new raw material with the main 2023 commuter models for ASEAN markets. Read More

Yamaha Motor Wins Globally Renowned Red Dot Design Award for 12th Consecutive Year

Yamaha’s TY-E 2.0 electric trials bike and its NEO’S electric scooter (with removable battery) have both received the globally prestigious Red Dot Award: Product Design 2023. This marks the twelfth consecutive year that Yamaha Motor has won a Red Dot Award for its products. Read More

Yamaha’s Lady Anglers Making Waves

In an exciting move designed to provide Yamaha staff with a deeper understanding of the passion that drives our customer base, five Yamaha Motor Australia staff members from the Brisbane-based Marine department will participate in the 2023 Women’s Fishing Classic proudly sponsored by Yamaha Marine dealer, Wynnum Marine. Read More

Danielle Gardner- Technically Speaking

Danielle Gardner is cut from a different cloth to most of her friends, and she wouldn’t have it any other way. The 19-year-old from Sydney has always been a motorcycle devotee, a passion fostered by like-minded parents, two brothers and one sister, and a family farm in country NSW that served as a regular riding outpost. Read More

Celebrating Our Yamaha Staff On IWD

Yamaha Motor Australia would like to wish a happy International Woman's Day to all the women who deliver inspiration and guidance to others. First observed in 1911, and now celebrated annually on 8 March, International Women's Day is a global celebration that casts a spotlight on the social, business, cultural, sporting, and political achievements of women from all walks of life. Read More

Grant Denyer Versus The Desert

"I thought I’d made the worst decision in the world. It got on top of me both physically and mentally." Despite tackling some of the fastest and fiercest racing circuits in the world, behind the wheel of a V8 Supercar,  Grant Denyer, admitted that the Simpson Desert nearly broke him.  Read More

Twenty Two in 2022 For Yamaha Racing

The number 22 was certainly a lucky one for  Australia's Yamaha Racing teams in 2022. That’s how many national championships were won by local Yamaha riders in in an ultra-successful year for the bLU cRU in all racing disciplines.  Read More

Season's Greetings 2023

From the Yamaha Family to your family, we wish you a safe & united 2023. Read More

Outback Cleanups – Powered By Yamaha

With support from Yamaha Motor Australia through its Rightwaters Initiative, Outback Cleanups Australia is now removing more rubbish than ever from some of Australia’s most important remote areas and waterways.  Read More

Yamaha Helps To Build A White Ribbon

Yamaha Motor Australia was proud to recently take part in a unique White Ribbon Day event held on the waters of the iconic Sydney Harbour. The event, that included Yamaha WaveRunners and Yamaha Motor Australia staff members, was used to raise funds and awareness for the White Ribbon Charity.  Read More

Assisting Autonomous Development

Reflecting a commitment to its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as well as its Long Term Vision - ART for Human Possibilities - Yamaha Motor Australia is proud to announce its sponsorship of the 2022 Maritime RobotX Challenge.  Read More

Born Ready

Motor Life Passion recently caught up with a very satisfied Yamaha YZF-R7 owner at Sydney Motorsport Park. Following years of working towards putting a big green tick next to Do A Motorcycle Track Day on his bucket list, 21 year old Yamaha-fanatic Ryan Wilson’s recent decision to purchase a sparkling new Yamaha YZF-R7 finally provided him the motivation and the right bike to do it.  Read More

Production Site Initiatives to Create a Decarbonized Society

Yamaha Motor announced that the target date for achieving carbon neutrality at its domestic and international factories--a goal in the Yamaha Motor Group Environmental Plan 2050 revised in July 2021--has been accelerated to 2035. Read More

Lights Camera Action!

Yamaha Motor Australia staff and their family members have become the stars of the recently released #UnitedByYamaha brand campaign film, revealing hidden talents beyond the capabilities displayed in their day-to-day roles.  Read More

Yamaha IT Team Finds New Homes For Old PCs

The Yamaha Motor Australia IT department knows the important role technology plays in keeping people connected when they cannot physically meet. Educational applications and day-to-day convenience make a personal computer an important tool for any household.  Read More

Yamaha Motor and ShinMaywa Conduct Early-Stage Test Flight of Small Aircraft

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. conducted an early-stage test flight of a prototype small aircraft at Fujikawa Gliding Field in Shizuoka Prefecture on September 21. Read More

Helm Master EX Now Guiding Marine Rescue

The successful applications for Yamaha's Helm Master® EX boat control system continues to expand. It is now further improving on-water safety and providing peace of mind for Brisbane’s recreational boaters.  Read More

Quartararo Still The Rider To Beat

The 2022 MotoGP season has passed the halfway point, and while the void created by the retirement of Valentino Rossi left Yamaha fans with a sense of something missing when the season got underway in Qatar, there has still been plenty to cheer about.  Read More

#UnitedByYamaha Brand Campaign Released

Yamaha Motor Australia is proud to announce the release of its United By Yamaha brand campaign. Read More

Yamaha Unmanned Helicopters at Work in Australia’s Skies

Various parts of Australia are facing damage to local biodiversity and agriculture due to invasive ants introduced from overseas, and Norfolk Island, a small but beautiful island located in the South Pacific Ocean, is one of these places.  Read More

Yamaha Immersion Day

The Yamaha Training Academy team recently held its inaugural Immersion Day at Yamaha Motor Australia, and a group of Year 10 students from St Gregory’s Boys College at Campbelltown, NSW, were the first to experience the new program.  Read More

Yamaha Returns To The Melbourne Boat Show 26-29 October

Yamaha Motor Australia will make a show stopping return to the Melbourne Boat Show on 26-29 October, showcasing its range of cutting-edge marine technologies on-water and within the Expo arena.  Read More

Tuning Fork Bio

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. has announced the establishment of Tuning Fork Bio Inc. in Delaware, USA. The new company will analyse the antibodies in blood to better visualise people’s health conditions through its antibody profiling business.  Read More

Yamaha Marine Outboard Dealer Reunion - 2023

Yamaha Marine dealers from across Australia recently gathered in Hobart, TAS, for the 2023 Outboard Dealer Reunion. The event celebrated the past year’s achievements and provided an opportunity to discuss new ideas for the year ahead. Read More

Upgrading Work Environments To Achieve Greater Diversity

To achieve greater diversity and inclusion so that a cosmopolitan and driven workforce takes to their jobs daily, Yamaha Motor’s manufacturing and production sites are engaging in various efforts to create easier work environments.  Read More

Low-Speed Electric Mobility

Yamaha Motor is developing low-speed electric mobility solutions to address transportation challenges arising from Japan's aging population and urban migration. The adaptable platform is designed for various applications, including first- and last-mile transportation for residents and industrial use. Read More

Yamaha Motor adopts plant-derived cellulose nanofiber (CNF) reinforced resin

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd has announced it has adopted the use of plant-derived cellulose nanofiber (CNF) reinforced resin for parts in its 2024 models of WaveRunner personal watercraft and sports boats being sold in North America.  Read More

Yamaha To Showcase Cutting-Edge Marine Technology

The much-awaited Sydney International Boat Show is back at Darling Harbour from Thursday, 3 August, until Sunday, 7 August, and this year, maritime enthusiasts are in for a treat as Yamaha Motor Australia makes its return to the event for the first time in three years, presenting a wide range of Yamaha products from across the company. Read More

Nurturing Tomorrow’s Technicians

For the past three years, the Yamaha Motor Australia External Training Academy has been making remarkable strides in connecting with high school students through its innovative in-schools program. With a clear objective of introducing the next generation of school leavers with the prospects of a career as a Yamaha technician, these school visits are yielding great results. Read More

The Joys of Monozukuri For The Next Generation

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. Read More

Yamaha Australia Backs Tayla Relph's World Championship Campaign

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. Read More

Beaton in the Battle for ProMX Crown

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. Read More

Hantis Regains Red Plate in MX3 Mayhem

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. Read More

Kingsford Claims Maiden MX2 Victory

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. Read More

ShopYamaha Duo Deals with Dust

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. Read More

Beaton Rues Costly Mistake at Gilman ProMX

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. Read More

Double MX3 Podium for WBR Yamaha

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. Read More

Kingsford Maintains Third in MX2 Championship

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.  Read More

Jones Back in ASBK Winners Circle

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. Read More

Domination and Despair for Bacon at AORC

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. Read More

Gardiner and McDonald Trade Wins at Mt Misery

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. Read More

Jed Jumps to ProMX Championship Lead

CDR Yamaha Monster Energy Team racer, Jed Beaton, has jumped to the championship lead in the premier MX1 division after a scintillating performance at round two of the Penrite ProMX Championship, conducted on the weekend. Read More

Hantis Holds Onto MX3 Red Plate

WBR Yamaha’s Koby Hantis kept his grip on the MX3 points leader red plate after a hard fought third place at round two of the Penrite ProMX Championship at Horsham on the weekend. Read More

Up and Down Day for Yamalube Yamaha Racing

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. Read More

Halliday Claims Race Win at Eventful ASBK Weekend

There was sunshine, rain, day, night, race wins and podiums all in a wild weekend of racing at round two of the Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK), held under lights at Sydney Motorsport Park. Read More

CDR Yamaha Podium Blast

The CDR Yamaha Monster Energy Team cashed in on their hard work during the off season with a high-quality performance at the opening round of the ProMX Championship, contested at the Wonthaggi circuit, on Sunday. Read More

Kingsford Leads Yamaha MX2 Charge

Ryder Kingsford returned to the MX2 podium for the first time in over 12 months, after an outstanding performance at round one of the ProMX Championship, held at Wonthaggi in Victoria. Read More

WBR Yamaha Dominate MX3 Opener

The WBR Yamaha Bulk Nutrients Team loaded all the bases and then smashed a home run as they dominated the MX3 division at the opening round of the ProMX Championship, held in Wonthaggi, Victoria, on the weekend. Read More

Double Podium for ShopYamaha Racing at AORC Opener

The 2024 Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championships (AORC) got underway on the weekend and a promising start was made by the ShopYamaha Off Road Team with both Kyron Bacon and Will Dennett landing on the podium in their respective classes as well as impressive results achieved by Yamaha supported riders and teams. Read More

Gardiner and McDonald Share AORC Spoils

As promised, the Women’s class in the Australian Off-Road Championship is going to be a hotly contested affair as Jess Gardiner and Danielle McDonald go head-to-head in 2024. Read More

Women's Only NSW North Coast Adventure Ride

The Yamaha Motor Australia supported RideADV team has continued its run of brilliant events held exclusively for female riders. Its recent North Coast two-day Adventure pitched camaraderie against Mother nature with the unbreakable spirit of the female riders prevailing. Read More

2024 Yamaha MotoGP Hospitality

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

2024 Tenere 700 Rally

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. Read More

Yamaha Motor Receives 2024 Red Dot Award for MT-09 and XMAX 300

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. Read More

Yamaha ramps up for EOFY

Yamaha Motor Australia is serious about building on the stellar retail start to 2024 with a wide range of promotions leading into the end of the financial year. Read More

High Country high jinks

The Victorian High Country offers some of the best adventure riding with the most spectacular views in the country. The crew at RideADV are continually scoping out new trails in the area to bring their customers the best riding experience possible. Read More

Assembly Factory Innovations Creating A Smart Factory

The motorcycle assembly factory at Yamaha Motor headquarters in Japan is where various products destined for markets around the world are born, and the facility is in the midst of transforming into a smart factory.  Read More

Yamaha Financial Services Clicks Mental Health Into Gear

Yamaha Financial Services teams across Australia are joining forces to support Black Dog Institute. Throughout March, employees armed with Yamaha YDX-Moro 07 e-MTBs will be cycling to raise funds and awareness for mental health. Read More

Nick Sanders rides the world on a Yamaha e-bike

Nick Sanders MBE returned Down Under earlier this week, touching down in Perth (WA) to continue another of his epic two-wheeled around-the-world journeys. While many may know Nick through his motorcycle adventures aboard Yamaha motorcycles, this time, the 64-year-old Brit is circumnavigating the globe aboard a Yamaha e-bike supported by Yamaha Motor Europe.    Read More

TT-R110E Winner Pays It forward

Sean Delaney, a true Yamaha enthusiast from Sydney, has emerged as the winner of the ShopYamaha Win A TT-R110E with Yamaha Racing competition.  Read More

Concept Yamaha Hydrogen Golf Car

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. Has announced that Yamaha Golf-Car Company (YGC), a consolidated subsidiary of the Yamaha Motor Corporation that also sells golf cars in the United States, has developed a hydrogen powered engine golf car concept model, the DRIVE H2.  Read More

Season's Greetings From Yamaha

From the Yamaha family to yours, wishing you an experienced filled 2024. Let the adventures begin! Read More

Leadership Transition at Yamaha Motor Australia Group

Effective 1 January 2024, Mr Darryl Lovegrove will assume the role of Managing Director of the Yamaha Motor Australia Group. A former Yamaha Motor Australia Director and Chief Financial Officer, Mr Lovegrove has spent the past three years on assignment in Japan as the General Manager of the Global Human Resources Division of Yamaha Motor Company (YMC). Current Managing Director, Mr Tom Okamoto, will conclude his Australian assignment on 31 December 2023. Read More

YZ65 Cup goes global

Select YZ65 riders enjoyed the experience of a lifetime after signing up to compete in the YZ65 Cup at the World Supercross event at Melbourne’s Marvel Stadium recently. Read More

Yamaha To Display Prototype Hydrogen Outboard Engine

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. has announced that it will exhibit a prototype hydrogen-powered outboard motor at the Miami International Boat Show from February 14 to 18, 2024. Read More

Yamaha Staff Say No To Domestic Violence

Staff members of the Yamaha Motor Australia group came together this morning to show their support for White Ribbon Day 2023.  Read More

WR250R Rally

The seventh edition of the annual WR250R Rally took place in stellar conditions on NSW’s mid-north coast area on the weekend of 25-27 Nov. Read More

Yamaha Impress With A Big Show Return

Yamaha Motor Australia enjoyed a great return to the Melbourne Boat Show on 26-29 October, showcasing its range of cutting-edge marine technologies, both on-water and within the Expo arena.  Read More

2023 Lake Mulwala Yamaha Cod Classic

Anglers from across Australia, young and old, experienced and inexperienced, are gearing up for the Lake Mulwala Cod Classic.  Read More

High Country Ténéré Rally

The fourth and final Ténéré 700 Rally for 2024 was a ripper with 20 riders of the 689cc twin joining special guests from Yamaha Motor Australia including legendary ambassador Stephen Gall in the Vic High Country. Read More

New colours for MY24 road range

YMA is pleased to announce cool new colours and graphics for a wide range of MY24 road models. Read More

Tucking In For A Good Cause

Yamaha Motor Australia staff put their culinary skills to the test, throwing their support – and appetites - behind cancer research in Australia for the 2024 Biggest Morning Tea event.  The generous staff at Yamaha Motor Australia’s head office in Wetherill Park raised much-needed funds for the cause by offering a gold coin donation to sample the fantastic variety of homemade sweet and savoury treats.    Read More

New 350hp Outboard and Yamaha Tech Steal the Show

The most expansive and impressive boat show display by Yamaha Marine took place at this year’s Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show. The presentation of Yamaha marine technology has been hailed a resounding success, a fitting reward for the hard work and dedication shown by the staff and dealers who took part. Read More

MOTOROiD’s Evolutionary Path to Explore

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.  Read More

Yamaha To Showcase Cutting-Edge Marine Tech

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.  Read More

International Female Ride Day 2024

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.  Read More

Chain Reaction Pedal For A Purpose

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.  Read More

Yamaha Motor Accelerates Growth

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-seater vehicles.  Read More

European Production Hub for e-Bike Drive Units

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (Tokyo: 7272) is pleased to announce that its manufacturing subsidiary, Yamaha Motor Manufacturing Europe SAS (YMME) in France has commenced production of electrically power assisted bicycle drive units for the European market. Read More

Yamaha Motor Celebrates International Women's Day 2024

Yamaha Motor Australia extends warm wishes to all women for International Women's Day. Celebrated annually on 8 March, International Women's Day serves as a global platform to acknowledge the diverse achievements of women across social, business, cultural, sporting, and political spheres. Read More

Yamaha’s new PW-XM flagship e-MTB drive unit

In recent years the global demand for e-Bikes has expanded dramatically as bike manufacturers have fully embraced the latest drive unit technology and introduced stylish new models offering increased range and performance. Read More

YDX-Moro 07 e-MTB Announced

Yamaha pioneered and developed the Power Assist System in 1993, thereby creating the world's first electrically power-assisted bicycle. Fast forward 30 years and Yamaha is still the only e-Bike manufacturer that offers its own motor and frame package. Having close control over both elements of the Moro range gives Yamaha a unique advantage. Read More

Prototype e-trials bike revealed

Yamaha has released a new version of the TY-E electric trials bike. The TY-E 2.0 features a newly designed monocoque frame made of composite laminates housing an electric power unit with improved performance. The bike also features a newly developed lightweight battery with approximately 2.5 times the capacity of the previous model. Read More