Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. are pleased to announce that they have signed a contract with commercial rights holder and series promoter Dorna Sports S.L. to continue their participation in the MotoGP World Championship for a further five years, from 2022 to 2026.
The news was officially confirmed by Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP Team Principal & Yamaha Motor Racing Managing Director Lin Jarvis during today‘s post-’Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP Team Launch‘ media debrief.
Yamaha started its World Grand Prix racing endeavours in 1961, making this season the Japanese manufacturer‘s 60th anniversary. Throughout their contest in MotoGP, Yamaha has secured a total of 511 Grand Prix wins, 38 Rider World Titles, 37 Manufacturer World Titles, and 5 Triple Crowns.
Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. and Yamaha Motor Racing Srl take this moment to collectively express their gratitude to Dorna Sports S.L. CEO Carmelo Ezpeleta as well as all Dorna MotoGP management and staff for their hard work and unflagging motivation that contribute to making MotoGP the pinnacle of motorcycle racing.