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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 11-28-2009, 06:56 AM Thread Starter
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A missed opportunity for Yamaha fans in the US

Yamaha Motor Company is running a competition to win one of the three machines shown below...and the United States is not among the participating/eligible countries.

How is this possible?

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Win unique World Champion replica machines !

2009 has been a spectacular and extremely successful racing season for Yamaha, both in the dirt and on the tarmac. After achieving the AMA and world title in Supercross with James Stewart, the MX-GP title with Antonio Cairoli and the World Endurance title with the Yamaha Austria Racing Team earlier this season, the climax was reached very recently with Yamaha claiming the prizes across the board in MotoGP with Valentino Rossi, World Superbike (WSB) with Ben Spies and World Supersport (WSS) with Cal Crutchlow.

We are extremely proud on these achievements and to celebrate it with all our fans and customers Yamaha is running a big international competition () with unique prizes !

Prizes on OfferGrand prizes:

■ A unique Valentino Rossi replica YZF-R1, Yamaha Factory Racing prepared with: Termignoni exhaust, ÷hlins TTX rear shock, seat cover, double bubble sport screen, carbon rear fender, carbon clutch cover protector

■ A one-off Ben Spies replica YZF-R1, Yamaha Factory Racing prepared with: Akrapovic exhaust, ÷hlins TTX rear shock, seat cover, double bubble sport screen, carbon rear fender, carbon clutch cover protector

■ An exclusive Cal Crutchlow replica YZF-R6, Yamaha Factory Racing prepared with: Akrapovic exhaust, ÷hlins TTX rear shock, seat cover, double bubble sport screen, carbon rear fender, several carbon protection covers
Extra prizes:

■ 2500 specially designed Yamaha World Champion T-shirts (100 per country)

Do you want to win a beautiful replica of one of the World title winning machines, Yamaha Factory Racing prepared with a set of trick parts? Itís very simple to enter the competition!

What to do to participate?

1.Print out and complete the entry form (pdf)
2.Go to an official Yamaha motorcycle dealer and hand the form in there
3.Visit www.yamaha-racing.com/competition on Friday the 18th of December to find out if youíre lucky!
The three machines in mock-up...









With two of Championships being delivered by an American rider...this is a big let down to be excluded from the competition.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 11-30-2009, 06:23 AM
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Usually it's a USA only kinda deal... I'd say this was Euro only but Israel is there for some odd reason.

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