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Announcing the 2019 Yamaha Motorsports Media Conference

January 9, 2019 – Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce that the 2019 Yamaha Motorsports Media Conference will be held at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia on February 5th, 2019.

The Conference will consist of two parts. Part 1 will be the Global Media Conference, where Yamaha Motor will present its worldwide racing strategy and officially introduce its rider and team line-ups for the upcoming 2019 season in the Superbike World Championship, the All Japan Road Race Championship, and the Asia Road Racing Championship. Part 2 will be the MotoGP Conference, which will consist of a Q&A session with Yamaha’s four MotoGP riders, photo opportunities, and more.

The Conference will be available for viewing in English on Yamaha Motor’s racing homepage and on the Yamaha Factory Racing Facebook page.


Conference Information


February 5, 2019


Sepang International Circuit, Malaysia

Content: Part 1: Global Media Conference
Time: 17:00–18:00 (GMT+8) *
Superbike World Championship
PATA Yamaha Team

All Japan Road Race Championship
Yamaha Factory Racing Team
Yamalube Racing Team

Asia Road Racing Championship
Yamaha Racing Team ASEAN and other teams

Part 2: MotoGP Conference
Time: 18:30–19:00 (GMT+8) *
Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP

*Starting time, participating riders and conference content may be subject to change.

Online viewing: Yamaha Motor’s racing website

Yamaha Factory Racing Facebook page




Press contacts

Motor Sports Strategy Division

+81 538 37 4025

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