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Announcing the 2018 Yamaha Motorsports Media Conference

January 12, 2018

January 12, 2018–Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce that the 2018 Yamaha Motorsports Media Conference will be held at the Chang International Circuit in Buriram, Thailand, on February 15th, 2018.

At the Conference, Yamaha Motor will officially present its rider and team line-ups for the upcoming 2018 racing season for the Superbike World Championship, the All Japan Road Race Championship and the Asia Road Racing Championship, but that’s not all. There are several other events scheduled for the Conference, such as a Q&A session with Yamaha’s MotoGP riders in which they will share their thoughts on the upcoming season, and photo opportunities.

The Conference will be available for viewing in English on Yamaha Motor’s homepage and on the Yamaha Factory Racing Facebook page.

Conference Information

Date February 15, 2018
Location Chang International Circuit, Buriram, Thailand
Content Part 1: Introduction of Yamaha’s global motorsports efforts and its teams
Time 17:30–18:30 (GMT+7)

Superbike World Championship
PATA Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team

All Japan Road Race Championship
Yamaha Factory Racing Team
Yamalube Racing Team

Asia Road Racing Championship
Yamaha Racing Team ASEAN and other teams

Part 2: Introduction of Yamaha’s MotoGP teams
Time 18:30–19:00 (GMT +7)

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP
Monster Yamaha Tech3

*Starting time, participating riders and conference content may be subject to change.
Online viewing

Yamaha Motor Racing website

Yamaha Factory Racing Facebook page

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