Back from the Dead – Yamaha Stratoliner Rebuild

Originally published February 2009 Tommy Bolton, championship drag racer, race winning engine tuner, and hot-rod Hayabusa builder, recently ran across a 2006 Yamaha Stratoliner that was in need of some tender loving care. On a recent trip to Houston, Tommy spotted the shell of the Yamaha’s big v-twin cruiser that had suffered the ravages of […]

Norman Yamaha grand opening

Fans of Yamaha motorcycles just got a new dealer in central Oklahoma. Norman Yamaha recently opened their doors at 2505 West Main. This new dealer is located in the old Cadillac building and features the full line of Yamaha street and dirt bikes, as well as ATV’s and other Yamaha equipment. Stop by and see […]

Dane Westby and Yamalube Team up for AMA Supersport Racing

Dane Westby, AMA Pro motorcycle racer from Tulsa, Oklahoma recently announced he will be forming his own team to race in the AMA Supersport class for 2014. Dane and is father Tryg joined forces with Yamalube to contest this highly competitive series. Dane took 2nd place in the 2012 Supersport championship and was second at […]

Wonder why Kenny Roberts is King?

by James Pratt WOW, just watch this. Former world champion Kenny Roberts is riding the much feared Yamaha TZ-750 2 stroke dirt track racer at the 2009 Indy Mile. It has twice the horsepower and 1/2 the weight of the Harley’s, with a hair trigger throttle and a narrow 2-stroke powerband. Even current world champion […]