The one-off GYTR-equipped Yamaha YZF-R1 ridden by “King” Kenny Roberts at this year’s U.S. Grand Prix at Laguna Seca was auctioned for $87,000. Roberts and late night television star Jay Leno were the special guest auctioneers for the R1 at Mecum’s Motorcycle Auction in Monterey, Calif. The final bid came from Milton Verret for $87,000. […]
Yamaha U.S.A. Partners With Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival
Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. is proud to announce Yamaha as the official motorcycle of the Rockstar Energy Uproar Festival.
With the high energy vibe that comes from bands such as the headliners Godsmack, the Rockstar Energy Uproar Festival is the perfect partner to highlight the all-new Yamaha FZ-09. During the course of the festival, Yamaha will have an interactive FZ-09 Event Tour truck on hand at 13 stops to let people get a more in-depth look at Yamaha’s line of motorcycles.
As part of the partnership Yamaha will be holding a sweepstakes where one lucky winner will take home a custom painted cobranded FZ-09. For more information on how to register to win and see what stops will feature the FZ-09 Event Tour truck go to: http://www.yamahamotorsports.com/campaign/FZ09CustomSweepstakes.
For more information and tour dates for the Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival please visit: www.rockstaruproar.com.