Bahattin Sofuoglu Makes it Two from Two for the Yamaha bLU cRU in Jerez
Sabatucci and Verdoïa Make it a bLU cRU One-Two on the Podium at Donington Park
09 July 2019
Team Trasimeno Yamaha rider, Kevin Sabatucci, took his first-ever World Championship win in what was an incident-packed WorldSSP300 race at Donington Park. The 20-year-old Italian was joined on the podium by fellow bLU cRU rider, Andy Verdoïa, who rode an incredible race to come through from the back of the grid to finish second. The YZF R3 GYTR kits also enjoyed a good performance balancing to support all bLU cRU squad riders at Donington Park.
Front Row for Yamaha's Verdoïa and Galang Hendra at Donington Park
06 July 2019
Two slots on the front row of the grid for tomorrow's WorldSSP300 race at Donington Park will be filled by Yamaha R3 Challenge bLU cRU riders, after an impressive qualifying performance in difficult conditions by BCD Yamaha MS Racing's Andy Verdoïa and Semakin Di Depan Biblion MotoXRacing Yamaha's Galang Hendra Pratama. Verdoïa will line up second on the grid for the second time is as many races, while Galang Hendra will join him on the front row in third position.
First World Championship Podium for bLU cRU Rider Verdoia in Misano
26 June 2019
Galang Hendra Pratama came close in Jerez, but finally it was Andy Verdoïa in Misano who was the first Yamaha R3 bLU cRU rider to finish on the podium this season. The 16-year-old French youngster, riding for the BCD Yamaha MS Racing Team, was involved in a race long, six-way battle for the win that was decided only in the final corner on the very last lap. On the run to the line Verdoïa managed to get the better of his bLU cRU teammate, Galang Hendra, to finish third and claim the final step on the podium. The Indonesian rider followed him home in fourth while Kevin Sabatucci crossed the line in ninth position, after starting from the ninth row of the grid.
Front Row for Verdoïa in Rain Disrupted WorldSSP300 Superpole
22 June 2019
BCD Yamaha MS Racing rider, Andy Verdoïa, will start tomorrow's 13-lap WorldSSP300 race from the front row of the grid, after mastering tricky conditions in the Group B Superpole session to qualify in second place. Galang Hendra Pratama will start from the middle of the second row, after qualifying his Semakin Di Depan Biblion MotoXRacing Yamaha R3 in fifth place today.
Yamaha bLU cRU Riders Enjoy Successful Jerez WorldSSP300 Double Header
13 June 2019
Yamaha R3 Challenge bLU cRU riders, Galang Hendra Pratama and Andy Verdoïa, put in two stand out performances at the Jerez WorldSSP300 round, which for the first time featured two races. It was Verdoïa who led the way in the Yamaha R3 challenge in Race 1 on Saturday, crossing the line in fifth place and just one-tenth ahead of his bLU cRU teammate, Galang Hendra, in sixth. In Race 2 on Sunday Galang Hendra struck back, battling at the front throughout the race before eventually finishing fourth, but only after a photo finish showed that reigning champion, Ana Carrasco, had beaten him to the final podium place by the width of a tyre!
Students Finish the 7th Yamaha VR46 Master Camp
27 May 2019
Yesterday the 7th Yamaha VR46 Master Camp came to a close with a tour of the VR46 headquarters in Tavullia, followed by the traditional graduation ceremony and many presents.