TN budget 2012: Rs 20K Cr sought from investors

Japanese two-wheeler giant Yamaha is all set to make foray "very soon" into TN as the govt hopes to tap Rs 20,000 Cr in 6 months from investors.

Lorenzo wins Italian MotoGP

Spanish defending champion Jorge Lorenzo, riding a Yamaha, held off a strong Honda challenge to win the Italian MotoGP on Sunday.

Ben Spies wins Dutch MotoGP

America`s Ben Spies crowned Yamaha`s 50th anniversary with a maiden victory in the Dutch MotoGP on Saturday, while championship leader Casey Stoner took second place.

Lorenzo extends Yamaha deal for two more years

Championship leader Jorge Lorenzo, on course to win his first title, signed a fresh two-year deal to stay with Yamaha, the team said Saturday.

Yamaha do not need me any more, says Rossi

MotoGP world champion Valentino Rossi said he was moving to Italian team Ducati because his work with Yamaha was finished and they no longer needed him.

Lorenzo racks up magnificent seventh win

Spanish rider Jorge Lorenzo recorded his seventh MotoGp victory of the season on Sunday riding his Yamaha to glory in the Czech Grand Prix.

Lorenzo could miss rest of MotoGP pre-season

Yamaha rider Jorge Lorenzo could miss the final pre-season test before the start of the MotoGP season with a hand injury, the Spaniard`s press agent said.

Yamaha to launch scooters in India

Japanese two-wheeler maker Yamaha
on Sunday said it will introduce scooters in the Indian market in
order to tap the potential in segment.

Yamaha aims 10 percent share in Indian motorcycle market

Japanese two-wheeler major Yamaha on Tuesday said it is looking at capturing 10 per cent market-share in the Indian motorcycle market by 2012.

Yamaha sales jump 60 percent in 2009

Two-wheeler maker Yamaha Motor India on Friday said its sales jumped 60 percent to 2.18 lakh units in 2009 compared to the previous year`s.

Lorenzo gains ground on Rossi with Estoril win

Spain`s Jorge Lorenzo claimed his fourth win of the season at the Portuguese MotoGP to gain ground on championship leader and Yamaha team mate Valentino Rossi.

Yamaha to double exports from India; rides in Rs 20 lakh bike

Japanese two-wheeler major Yamaha
is looking to double bike export from India to 1.4 lakh units
by 2010, while stepping up efforts to increase domestic sales,
introducing more new models.

Rossi storms to pole for San Marino Grand Prix

Championship leader Valentino Rossi snatched pole position for Sunday’s San Marino Grand Prix with a speedy late lap in Saturday’s qualifying session.

Rossi cast doubts over Yamaha future

World champion Valentino Rossi cast doubts about his long-term future at Yamaha on Friday after they announced last week that Spaniard Jorge Lorenzo will be his team mate again next year.

India Yamaha Motor sales rise 62.92% in July

Two-wheeler maker India Yamaha Motor on Tuesday said its sales rose by 62.92 percent to 19,508 units in July.