Monster Energy Yamaha Rally Team’s Ross Branch Wins Rally Kazakhstan
Monster Energy Yamaha Rally Team Dive Into 2021 FIM Rally Competition
08 June 2021
With almost five months having passed since the Monster Energy Yamaha Rally Team were last in action, the squad returns to competition tomorrow at the Rally Kazakhstan, round one of the 2021 FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Championship. Representing the team in 2021 are three familiar and highly capable racers – Adrien Van Beveren, Andrew Short and Ross Branch – all well-prepared and motivated for a successful season of racing.
Successful Conclusion to Rally Andalucía for the YXZ1000R Prototype
16 May 2021
Mission accomplished! Eric de Seynes and Camelia Liparoti have completed a successful debut together in the YXZ1000R prototype, after four full days of adrenalin packed racing at the Andalucía Rally in Villamartín, Spain.
Further Gains Made with YXZ1000R Prototype as Andalucía Rally Heads for Final Stage
15 May 2021
It was another productive day at the Andalucía Rally for Eric de Seynes and Camelia Liparoti in the YXZ1000R prototype, with the Yamaha duo working well together to complete the third and penultimate stage. The day wasn't without incident, however, as they stopped to assist a crew who'd been involved in a crash just 40km from the end of the special stage.
Eric de Seynes & Camelia Liparoti Complete Stage 2 at Andalucia Rally
15 May 2021
Eric de Seynes and Camelia Liparoti put on a strong showing in the YXZ1000R prototype during the second stage of the Andalucia Rally. They successfully completed the long and arduous stage, finishing 11th place inside the T3 class.
YXZ1000R Prototype Impresses During Opening Stage at Rally Andalucía
13 May 2021
Eric de Seynes and co-driver Camelia Liparoti today successfully completed the opening stage of Rally Andalucía, which was shortened from 257 to 177 kilometres for reasons of security. The Yamaha pairing were impressed with the precise handling of the X-Raid developed YXZ1000R prototype, which they piloted to 49th place, to finish ten places higher than in yesterday's prologue.
Positive Prologue for Eric de Seynes & Camelia Liparoti in YXZ1000R Prototype at Andalucía Rally
12 May 2021
The Yamaha YXZ1000R prototype was on the start line for the first time since the final stage of the 2021 Dakar Rally today with Yamaha Motor Europe President and CEO Eric de Seynes, and 2021 Dakar podium finisher Camelia Liparoti, putting the cutting-edge X-Raid Yamaha Rally Racing Supported machine through its paces during the Prologue stage of the Andalucía Rally in Villamartín, Spain.