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Yamaha YZF-R1 50th Anniversary Model - Web Exclusive

The superbike is fitted with Akrapovic exhaust and a new paint job, crafted by top painters Altamura.

May 26, 2011

Yamaha is celebrating 50 years of Grand Prix racing this year, and in the UK it is celebrating by giving away a unique anniversary YZF-R1. The superbike is fitted with Akrapovic exhaust and a new paint job, crafted by top painters Altamura. The winner also gets two VIP hospitality passes to the British round of MotoGP, courtesy of the Yamaha Racing Team.

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There are plenty more prizes available but look out for more celebrations of Yamaha’s 50th anniversary.

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