The List: Fake Yamaha Headlines

The List Fake Yamaha Headlines

June 5, 2014 2:40pm

By Racer X Staff

Design: Jordan Roberts

Photos: Simon Cudby

Happy days are here again for Yamaha, which went nearly 10 years without an overall win in the 250F Class but has now busted the door down with back-to-back 1-2 finishes with Jeremy Martin and Cooper Webb. Add Christophe Pourcel's completion of a Hangtown podium sweep, and Josh Grant's 450 moto win at Glen Helen, and there's no reason to be singing the blues. Oh, those blue puns come so easily, don't they?

Now Yamaha's ad team can get to work on some catchy slogans—slick ones used to flow like Yamalube in the McGrath/Henry/Windham/Dowd/Reed/Vuillemin/Ferry/YoT days. It comes so easy, we've decided to make some ads ourselves!

Here's Cycle News getting all witty on the cover from Anaheim 1, 2004.