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Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., today announced the “R1S Urban Ops Sweepstakes.” In a random drawing from all entries received, Yamaha will select one winner who will receive a one-of-a-kind 2016 Yamaha YZF-R1S that has been tricked-out with a complete assortment of Genuine Yamaha Accessories, select aftermarket upgrades, special graphics, and custom lighting.

According to Martin Vivanco, Retail Sales Promotion Manager for Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., “This very special ‘R1S Urban Ops’ project bike is targeted toward the motorcycle enthusiast who wants to have the coolest looking bike on the road with performance to match its striking looks.”

The ‘R1S Urban Ops’ is outfitted with the following components:
• Genuine Yamaha Accessories Folding Clutch and Brake Levers
• Genuine Yamaha Accessories Slim Design Frame Sliders
• Genuine Yamaha Accessories Street Tag Eliminator
• Genuine Yamaha Accessories Endurance Windscreen (Smoke)
• Genuine Yamaha Accessories Rear Stand Spools
• Genuine Yamaha Accessories Radiator/Oil Cooler Guard
• E.K. 525 Black-and-Gold Chain
• Yoshimura Y-Series Carbon Fiber Slip-On Muffler
• Graves Motorsports Rearsets
• Pirelli Diablo Rosso III Tires (with a special gift of three years or three sets of tires, whichever comes first)

In addition to the above add-ons, this one-of-a-kind ‘R1S Urban Ops’ features an urban, digital- camo wrap; red powder-coated wheels; and unique, illuminated Yamaha logos on each side of the fuel tank.

Fans have a chance to win the bike by entering the “R1S Urban Ops Sweepstakes” online at, and can find social media posts by searching #R1SUrbanOps.

No purchase is necessary to enter or win. Sweepstakes entrants must be U.S. residents and 18 years of age or older. More details and complete sweepstakes rules are available on the Website.