Is The Yamaha YZF-R1S A New Model Or Nah?

Tales of the Yamaha YZF-R1S have been swirling ever since Yamaha filed patents for the name alongside the names YZF-R1 and YZF-R1M with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in April of 2014. The R1 and R1M were released later in the year, but the R1S has curiously been missing. New California Air Resources Board… »8/21/15 2:30pm8/21/15 2:30pm

Yamaha Sliced An R1 M In Half To Spill Its Guts

The new R1 underwent a radical transformation for 2015, but Yamaha couldn’t leave well enough alone. That meant creating something special – the track-focused R1 M – and rather than keeping all its trick tech shrouded in metal and plastic, one OCD nutter inside the company sliced it in half to show what makes it so… »7/18/15 1:42pm7/18/15 1:42pm