Archive for September, 2008

Yamaha VMAX US Launch - Star V-Max: The Beast is Reborn

Ladies and gentlemen, it’s alive! Yes, the fire-breathing monster that made drag strips cringe some two decades ago has been reborn. That’s because for 2009 Star Motorcycles (Yamaha’s sister cruiser company) has come out with a revolutionary new V-Max.The new machine was launched on the bow of the historic USS Midway located in the harbor [...]

Informative VMAX article from the UK´s Telegraph Newspaper

Kevin Ash delivers his verdict on a Japanese superbike with a distinguished heritage and a hefty price tag
 
 

By Kevin Ash
05 Sep 2008
It has taken Yamaha 24 years, but there is finally a new VMAX. And the wait was no surprise, because the old V-Max - more respectable, with its lower case and a hyphen, was [...]