We reported earlier today Yamaha Motor USA unveiled new colors and graphics for its 2013 YZF-R1 and YZF-R6. Mechanically unchanged from last year’s models, Yamaha‘s two sportbikes each get three color options including a “Team Yamaha” blue and white model. What Yamaha isn’t offering to its U.S. customers is a new “Race-Blu” livery, introduced today […]
Nicky Hayden Talks About The Upcoming MotoGP Season + Video
Nicky Hayden is in for a season of change in MotoGP. The Kentucky Kid has rejoined Honda, albeit with an Open class machine, and is up against a very competitive field of riders. In this video, listen to Nicky sound off on a variety of topics. From his new ride to the state of MotoGP, the former world champ lets his thoughts be known while being humble.
Some might argue Hayden’s best years are behind him, but you can hear in his voice he’s as hungry as ever to do well in his latest GP venture. You can also see his disappointment in the Honda RCV1000R’s top speed — never has a racer been so diplomatic calling his motorcycle slow! Still, despite these setbacks, Hayden’s candidness, humility, and determination continue to make him a fan favorite. Listen to the interview below.