Hutten Metaal Yamaha Welcomes 14-year-old Talent Dave Kooiker
Papenmeier and Van de Ven Make up the Top-3 in Imola
18 August 2019
Yamaha Motor Germany's Larissa Papenmeier and No Fear Yamaha's Nancy van de Ven tightened their grip on second and third position in the WMX World Championship at the penultimate round of the series in Imola, Italy this weekend.
Papenmeier & Van de Ven Maintain Podium Form
28 July 2019
Yamaha Germany's Larissa Papenmeier and No Fear Yamaha WMX's Nancy van de Ven maintained their perfect podium streaks at the third round of the WMX World Championship in Loket, Czech Republic. The duo tied on points. Papenmeier was second overall, and van de Ven was third.
Benistant Moves into EMX250 Championship Top-5 As Elzinga Comes Within 2-Points of the Top-10
23 June 2019
MJC Yamaha celebrated two top-ten finishes at the fifth and sixth rounds of the EMX125 and EMX250 Championships in Teutschenthal, Germany, with Florian Miot taking his GYTR kitted YZ125 to a season best seventh place finish, while teammate Thibault Benistant moved into the top-five in the EMX250 Championship Classification following his ninth place finish. SDM Corse Yamaha's Rick Elzinga single handedly flew the flag for the team this weekend with two injured teammates Gianluca Facchetti and Ruben Fernandez not in attendance, while Caleb Grothues did not qualify. The 18-year-old Dutchman finished 13th overall and has moved within 2-points of the top-10 in the EMX250 Championship Standings.
Benistant Inches Closer to EMX250 Top-5 as Elzinga Nears Top-10
16 June 2019
The fifth round of the EMX250 Championship coincided with the MXGP of Latvia at the fast and bumpy, shallow sand circuit of Kegums. MJC Yamaha's Thibault Benistant and SDM Corse Yamaha EMX250's trio of Rick Elzinga, Caleb Grothues and Gianluca Facchetti did their best to overcome adversity and salvage valuable championship points.
Three Official GYTR Kitted YZ250F Riders inside the Top-9 in Russia
09 June 2019
SDM Corse Yamaha EMX250's Rick Elzinga celebrated a career best overall finish at the fourth round of the EMX250 Championship that took place on the shore of the Black Sea in Russia, while MJC Yamaha's Thibault Benistant recovered from a first-turn crash in Race 2 to finish the round on the same points as his Elzinga. The duo finished sixth and seventh respectively, while SDM Corse Yamaha EMX250's Caleb Grothues finished ninth.
Yamaha Motor Europe Extends Contract with MJC Yamaha EMX125 through 2021
04 June 2019
It is with great pleasure that Yamaha Motor Europe N.V confirms an extension of contract with the MJC Yamaha EMX125 Team through 2021.