Yamaha Motor Philippines believes in the homegrown racing talent in the country, and hopes to develop local riders. Motorsports and safety promotion head Jordan Cornista said that the brand's ultimate goal is to make it to MotoGP through a series of competitions.
The company's racing teams for the year are Yamaha Spec V Racing Team (managed by Charlie Ong); Yamaha MW-323 Racing Team (managed by Neil Labrador); and Phoenix Yamaha KOSO Racing Team (managed by Melencio Aquino and Astrid Vislenio). The riders are Victor Laude, Paul Mark Doblada, Herbert Lopez, Arlan Dela Cruz and Clifford Bacus.
Yamaha Motor Philippines has also partnered with Motoworld. Through this partnership, Yamaha Card holders can avail of 10% discount at Motoworld outlets nationwide.