Nancy van de Ven Clinches Maiden WMX World Title in Turkey
Podium Celebrations & Championship Progress for Elzinga, Bonacorsi & Reisulis in Lommel
24 July 2022
Hutten Metaal Yamaha Official EMX250’s duo of front runners, Rick Elzinga and Andrea Bonacorsi, tied on 40-points for second overall at the seventh round of the EMX250 Championship in Lommel, Belgium. As a result, Elzinga has extended his lead in the championship. At the same time, MJC Yamaha Official EMX125’s Karlis Reisulis finished third overall in the lighter capacity series and has moved up to second position in the EMX125 Championship Standings.
Elzinga Extends EMX250 Championship Lead as Zanchi Secures First EMX125 Podium of the Season
13 June 2022
Hutten Metaal Yamaha Official EMX250’s Rick Elzinga continued his winning ways at the MXGP of Germany, round six of the EMX250 Championship in Teutschenthal. The Flying Dutchman secured his fourth overall victory with an impressive 2-1 scorecard. He was joined on the box by teammate Andrea Bonacorsi who took his second race win of the season and finished the weekend with a superb 10th place finish after a fall on the opening lap. Adding to Yamaha’s success at the German Grand Prix, MJC Yamaha Official EMX125’s Ferruccio Zanchi went 3-3 for third overall and his first podium finish of the season.
Elzinga Reclaims EMX250 Championship Lead with Ernee Victory as Reisulis Racks Up Another EMX125 Podium
06 June 2022
Hutten Metaal Yamaha Official EMX250’s Rick Elzinga triumphed in the fifth round of the EMX250 Championship in Ernee, France, securing his third-round victory and fourth podium finish of the 2022 season. As a result, the Dutchman has reclaimed the EMX250 Championship leaders' red plate and now has a 1-point advantage over Cornelius Toendel. Teammate Andrea Bonacorsi has leaped up to third in the championship standings following a solid top-10 finish - he was 10th. At the same time, MJC Yamaha Official EMX125’s Karlis Reisulis has moved up to second in the EMX125 Championship Standings after celebrating the fifth round of the series on the second step of the box.
Van Erp Victorious in Spain as Van de Ven Extends WMX Championship Lead
30 May 2022
MJC Yamaha Official EMX125’s Ivano van Erp claimed his first race and round win of the season at the fourth round of the EMX125 Championship in Madrid, Spain. Teammate Karlis Reisulis was a tough challenger but narrowly missed out on a third consecutive podium finish by a single point. In WMX, Ceres 71 Yamaha’s Nancy van de Ven endured stifling hot heat at the fourth and penultimate round of the Women’s Motocross World Championship to finish on the third step of the podium with a 2-4 scorecard. As a result, the Dutch sensation has extended her lead in the WMX World Championship to 25-points over JK Yamaha Racing's Lynn Valk.
Sensational Double Podium for Hutten Metaal Yamaha Official EMX250 Team in Sardinia as Van de Ven Claims WMX Championship Lead
17 May 2022
Hutten Metaal Yamaha Official EMX250’s Andrea Bonacorsi celebrated an emotional maiden EMX250 round win at the MXGP of Sardinia, round four of the EMX250 Championship. The 18-year-old Italian was joined on the podium by teammate Rick Elzinga, who finished on the second step rewarding the Hutten Metaal Yamaha outfit with its first double-podium success. Dave Kooiker secured a career-best fourth overall.
Bonacorsi Nears EMX250 Podium in Maggiora
08 May 2022
Hutten Metaal Yamaha Official EMX250’s Andrea Bonacorsi showed his potential at the third round of the EMX250 Championship in Maggiora, Italy, last weekend. After finishing eighth in Race 1, the 18-year-old Italian ended his home Grand Prix with a superb top-three finish and narrowly missed the overall podium by a single point.