Jul 17, 2007
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From a press release
A Yamaha YZF-R1 fitted with a Fiat Yamaha replica bodywork kit.
Team Fiat Yamaha MotoGP Replica Bodywork Kit Available For YZF-R1 and YZF-R6 Models
Cypress California, July 17, 2007"¦ Yamaha Motor Corporation U.S.A. and it's Parts and Accessory Division are pleased to announce limited availability of special complete body kits for its YZF-R1 and YZF-R6 models patterned after the works Fiat Yamaha livery as seen on Factory MotoGP riders Valentino Rossi and Colin Edwards' YZR-M1's.
"This special bodywork will be available in very limited quantities for each model" said Yamaha Parts and Accessories division Manager, Mo Murray, "and as such each customer will for sure have a very exclusive sport bike.
The complete kits include all body parts including a new fuel tank and fit all 2006 and 2007 YZF-R6 and 2007 YZF-R1 models. Specific ordering information will be announced exclusively through Yamaha's dealer network with the kits scheduled to arrive in October.
The YZF-R1 version will make its debut at next week's Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.