Contemporary new look revealed for Yamaha 2023 MotoGP marketing campaign


2023 Yamaha YZR-M1 MotoGP

Underlining the significance of the South-East Asian connection to each Yamaha and MotoGP, Yamaha selected their Indonesia Motor Manufacturing’s ‘3S Seller Assembly because the event to disclose the colors that the Yamaha MotoGP crew will race in throughout the 2023 MotoGP World Championship.

2023 Yamaha YZR-M1 specifications
2023 Yamaha YZR-M1 MotoGP

Indonesia is the most important market on the earth for Yamaha, and their MotoGP personnel have been launched and interviewed on stage by Indonesian presenters, however because of the world viewers proceedings have been performed in English, which meant that among the assembled crowd in Jakarta needed to be prompted in Indonesian to cheer on the proper moments.

2023 Yamaha YZR-M1 Specifications MotoGP
2023 Yamaha YZR-M1 MotoGP

The brand new look was designed by Italian Aldo Drudi, who’s after all very well-known because of his work on the helmets of Valentino Rossi proper again to the beginning of the presigious profession of #46.

Yamaha additionally introduced the renewal of their long-term sponsorship settlement with Monster Vitality.

All through the 2023 racing season the YZR-M1 will proceed to characteristic the slogans of Yamaha Motor Philippines and PT Yamaha Indonesia Motor Manufacturing, ranging from the IRTA MotoGP Official Pre-Season Checks held from 5-7 February and 10-12 February.

Takahiro Sumi
Common Supervisor, Motorsports Growth Division
Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd & President, Yamaha Motor Racing

Because the Valencia Take a look at, YMC’s Motorsports Growth Division labored tirelessly to make additional steps. Utilizing the suggestions of riders and the crew, we now have made enhancements with the goal to contend for the MotoGP World Title once more this yr. We thank our loyal supporters in addition to all Yamaha workers for his or her Kando* spirit. We’re beginning this season with a clean slate and a optimistic mindset. We all know that the extent of MotoGP is larger than ever, and with 42 races the calls for on the riders and the bikes attain new ranges, however we’re prepared for the problem. Fabio Quartararo, Franco Morbidelli, and their Manufacturing unit Workforce crews are totally motivated, so we predict a number of thrilling racing to please MotoGP followers all over the world.”

Lin Jarvis
Yamaha Motor Racing Srl’s Managing Director
Monster Vitality Yamaha MotoGP Workforce Principal

Final yr our crew achieved quite a few successes while going through high-level competitors and challenges. One of many highs that stood out, nonetheless, was the extension of our partnership with Monster Vitality Firm on the Catalan GP, which Fabio went on to win. In that second, we weren’t solely delighted to precise our thanks for Monster Vitality’s steady assist and their religion in our crew, however we additionally felt excited to look to a future exploring new alternatives to make the bond between Yamaha and Monster Vitality even stronger. This yr, we’re getting into our eleventh yr with Monster Vitality as our sponsor and our fifth season with them as our title sponsor. This event deserved a brand new livery and a contemporary begin that matches our military-like focus as we struggle for the 2023 MotoGP title.

2023 Yamaha YZR-M1 Specifications
2023 Yamaha YZR-M1 MotoGP

“As part of the sturdy world alliance between Yamaha and Monster Vitality, the brand new look-and-feel may even be adopted by Yamaha’s manufacturing unit groups in MX and Supercross, displaying our unity. We’re additionally grateful to our official crew sponsors, companions, and suppliers, a lot of whom we now have had long-term partnerships with. Competing on the top-tier of bike racing has by no means been tougher than the approaching yr, and it’s because of the dedication and enthusiasm of our sponsors that we are able to focus on bringing the trophy house once more. A full-on race calendar and extra dash races imply we must be targeted, adaptable, and environment friendly proper from the beginning of 2023 MotoGP testing.”

Fabio Quartararo

My winter break didn’t totally go as deliberate as a result of I injured my hand throughout motocross coaching. However I’ve stored working continuous. I’ve achieved loads of cardio to ensure I’m 100% match for the 2023 season.

Fabio Quartararo
Fabio Quartararo

“My hand harm is totally recovered now too, so I really feel able to struggle for the title once more. We’ve the brand new camouflage livery, which is a pleasant change. I like the brand new look, and it’s good to change it up a bit.

Fabio Quartararo
Fabio Quartararo

“However extra importantly, I’m trying ahead to begin driving once more. I’m very curious to check the 2023 YZR-M1 in Sepang. We are going to work onerous this season, as we all the time do.

Fabio Quartararo
Fabio Quartararo

“We’ve realized loads in 2022, and now I simply need to struggle for the title once more. My followers have been very supportive, sending me a number of messages over the winter. I’m excited to see them on the tracks once more this season. We could have some enjoyable!”

Fabio Quartararo
Fabio Quartararo
Franco Morbidelli

We’re making a contemporary begin right now, with a brand new look. All the things has gone again to zero and something is feasible this season, so that’s an thrilling prospect.

Franco Morbidelli
Franco Morbidelli

“We’ve ended 2022 with an improved feeling. Now it’s vital that we do a very good job on the upcoming winter exams, so we will likely be prepared to begin the season in March with the primary race in Portugal.

Franco Morbidelli
Franco Morbidelli

“There’s a brand new race format, which can take some getting used to for the riders and the groups, however I see it as a optimistic change as a result of it’s one thing that the followers will get pleasure from.

Franco Morbidelli
Franco Morbidelli

“I need to thank the Indonesian followers who we noticed at right now’s seller assembly for his or her assist. Their enthusiasm has given us a lift, and I can’t wait to begin the 2023 season in one of the simplest ways attainable.

Franco Morbidelli
Franco Morbidelli

*Kando: A Japanese phrase for the simultaneous emotions of deep satisfaction and intense
pleasure that we expertise once we encounter one thing of remarkable worth.

2023 Yamaha YZR-M1 Specs

  • Engine – 1000 cc, liquid cooled, in-line, four-cylinder, cross-plane crank
  • Transmission – Six-speed cassette with various ratios obtainable
  • Suspension – Öhlins the wrong way up entrance forks and Öhlins rear shock
  • Rims – Solid Magnesium 17” entrance and rear
  • Brakes – Brembo, two 320/340/355 mm carbon entrance discs, two four-piston callipers. Single stainless-steel rear disc, twin/four-piston calliper
  • Energy – Over 240 hp, 176 kW
  • Chassis – Aluminium twin tube Delta Field with multi-adjustable steering geometry. Aluminium/CFRP swingarm
  • ECU – By Marelli, in accordance. with FIM Laws
  • Weight – Over 157 Kg, in accordance with FIM Laws

2023 MotoGP Calendar

  1. March 26 – Portugal, Portimao
  2. April 2 – Argentina, Termos de Rio Honda
  3. April 16 – Americas, COTA
  4. April 30 – Spain, Jerez
  5. Might 14 – France, Le Mans
  6. June 11 – Italy, Mugello
  7. June 18 – Germany, Sachsenring
  8. June 25 – Netherlands, Assen
  9. July 9 – Kazakhstan, Sokol (Topic to homologation)
  10. August 6 – Nice Britain, Silverstone
  11. August 20 – Austria, Purple Bull Ring
  12. September 3 – Catalunya, Catalunya
  13. September 10 – San Marino, Misano
  14. September 24 – India, Buddh (Topic to homologation)
  15. October 1 – Japan, Motegi
  16. October 15 – Indonesia, Mandalika
  17. October 22 – Australia, Phillip Island
  18. October 29 – Thailand, Chang
  19. November 12 – Malaysia, Sepang
  20. November 19 – Qatar, Lusail
  21. November 26 – Valenciana, Valencia

MotoGP 2023 Rider Entry Checklist

RIDER NAT. TEAM MACHINE
5 JOHANN ZARCO FRA PRIMA PRAMAC RACING DUCATI
10 LUCA MARINI ITA MOONEY VR46 RACING TEAM DUCATI
12 MAVERICK VIÑALES SPA APRILIA RACING APRILIA
20 FABIO QUARTARARO FRA MONSTER ENERGY YAMAHA MotoGP TEAM YAMAHA
21 FRANCO MORBIDELLI ITA MONSTER ENERGY YAMAHA MotoGP TEAM YAMAHA
23 ENEA BASTIANINI ITA DUCATI LENOVO TEAM DUCATI
25 RAUL FERNANDEZ SPA RNF MotoGP TEAM APRILIA
30 TAKAAKI NAKAGAMI JAP LCR HONDA IDEMITSU HONDA
33 BRAD BINDER ZAF RED BULL KTM FACTORY RACING KTM
36 JOAN MIR SPA REPSOL HONDA TEAM HONDA
37 AUGUSTO FERNANDEZ SPA TECH3 GASGAS FACTORY RACING GASGAS
41 ALEIX ESPARGARO SPA APRILIA RACING APRILIA
42 ALEX RINS SPA LCR HONDA CASTROL HONDA
43 JACK MILLER AUS RED BULL KTM FACTORY RACING KTM
44 POL ESPARGARO SPA TECH3 GASGAS FACTORY RACING GASGAS
49 FABIO DI GIANNANTONIO   ITA GRESINI RACING MotoGP DUCATI
63 FRANCESCO BAGNAIA ITA DUCATI LENOVO TEAM DUCATI
72 MARCO BEZZECCHI ITA MOONEY VR46 RACING TEAM DUCATI
73 ALEX MARQUEZ SPA GRESINI RACING MotoGP DUCATI
88 MIGUEL OLIVEIRA POR RNF MotoGP TEAM APRILIA
89 JORGE MARTIN SPA PRIMA PRAMAC RACING DUCATI
93 MARC MARQUEZ SPA REPSOL HONDA TEAM HONDA