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Suzuka 8hr – Yamaha ends 19 year drought

The Yamaha Factory Racing Team went above and beyond all expectations at the Suzuka Circuit, riding the new YZF-R1 to a phenomenal victory at the 38th Suzuka 8 Hours Endurance Road Race. 553 more words


38º Suzuka 8 Jikan Tai (26 julio 2015)

Nakasuga, Espargaró y Smith dan la victoria a la nueva Yamaha R1M en  Suzuka.

Yamaha se impone en las 8 Horas de Suzuka 19 años después de su última victoria en una carrera brillante para el equipo Yamaha Factory y emocionante para el público gracias un elevado ritmo en cabeza y los múltiples safety cars debidos a la gran cantidad de caídas. 1,634 more words


Meet the best Suzuka 8 hour commentator ever

And an Australian ex MotoGP champ gets a bit injured.



Yamaha Factory team completed 204 laps and came out on top at the end of the 8 hours endurance race at Suzuka, Japan. This is Yamaha’s first win at the legendary Japanese endurance race since 1996 when Noriyuki Haga and Colin Edwards last won Suzuka8Hours. 519 more words


Endurance Racing – Casey Stoner injured at Suzuka

Double MotoGP world champion Casey Stoner has suffered multiple injuries following a vicious high-speed crash in Japan.

Stoner was riding a Musashi Honda Fireblade and was leading the iconic the Suzuka 8-hour endurance race, his first competitive race since 2012, when his throttle stuck open, forcing the 29 year-old to run wide as he approached the hairpin section of the circuit 69 minutes into the race.  198 more words


Endurance racing – Yamaha's dream team claims Suzuka pole

The Yamaha Factory Racing Team blew away the competition at Suzuka with a stunning 2’06.000 lap on the YZF-R1 to claim a superb pole position for the 38th “Coca-Cola Zero” Suzuka 8 Hours Endurance Road Race. 525 more words


Why Jules Bianchi was Destined for Great Things

Sport Centre writer James Clarke pays tribute to the late, great Jules Bianchi and analyses the 25 year-olds racing career.

Formula One is still in shock over learning of the first death in the sport for over 21 years last weekend. 1,131 more words

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