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2021 Yamaha YZ250 two-stroke

MXA FIRST RIDE VIDEO: 2021 YAMAHA YZ250 TWO-STROKE


Yamaha is back with their YZ250 two-stroke. No, it hasn’t changed. Yes, we’re still testing it

2020 YZ125RV Yamaha PRO CIRCUIT

MXA’S WORLD TWO-STROKE CHAMPIONSHIP PRO CIRCUIT YAMAHA YZ125RV


On MXA’s 2020 Yamaha YZ125, we wanted a no-frills race bike. We only wanted to change the stuff that needed changing, work on the items that needed help and replace the parts that we knew could be better

MXA’S ULTIMATE YAMAHA YZ125: SMUGGLED IN FROM AMSTERDAM


This is the engine package that Yamaha’s sponsored riders use in European EMX 125 and the Yamaha Cup 125 races. Sounds great, doesn’t it? Sadly, it’s not sold in America

2006 Yamaha YZ25

MXA RETRO TEST: COMPLETE TEST OF THE 2006 YAMAHA YZ250


Our prescription? Pop one Yamaha YZ250 under your fanny and kiss the four-stroke doldrums goodbye

2020 Yamaha YZ250X two-stroke video

YAMAHA YZ250X TWO-STROKE: WHAT’S IT GOOD FOR?


The Yamaha YZ250X two-stroke is a half cross-country, half motocross model

2020 YAMAHA YZ250

MXA TECH SPEC: 10 THINGS ABOUT THE 2020 YAMAHA YZ250 TWO-STROKE


It was an Edison light-bulb moment back in 2006 when Kayaba switched the YZ250 forks from 70-percent position-sensitive damping to 90-percent speed-sensitive damping. It became the Holy Grail of motocross suspension

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 YAMAHA YZ125X CROSS-COUNTRY


Yamaha dabbles in the off-road market with the YZ125X. It can be used for motocross or cross-country, but compromises had to be made for both

MXA RETRO TEST: COMPLETE TEST OF THE 2005 YAMAHA YZ125


One of the best production smokers made

INSIDE JODY’S PERSONAL YZ250 TWO-STROKE BUILD


What one man did to his six-year-old-old smoker. Why would an MXA editor want a 2014 Yamaha YZ250 when he could just race MXA’s 2020 YZ250?

FIRST LOOK! 2021 YAMAHA TWO- & FOUR-STROKE MOTOCROSS MODELS


The big focus for the Yamaha engineers was updating the 2021 Yamaha YZ250F— here are the changes they made to all their motocross bikes