It took six laps to break the YZF
as neither rider would give an inch, but once in front the Mirfield racer pulled away and consolidated his podium place.
Prize: Yamaha YZF
R1 motorbike in full Swan Yahama 2012 race replica colours with 12-months road tax, number plates and registration paid worth pounds 12,000.
Prize: Yamaha YZF
R1 motorbike in full Swan Yamaha race replica colours worth pounds 12,500.
Meanwhile the Honda CBR family of bikes remains the most searched in 2013, well ahead of the Yamaha YZF
and Suzuki GSX-R.
uk's Media Partnership of the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship (22 to 25 April) at Brands Hatch we're giving away a new 2011 Swan Yamaha YZF
R1 Superbike - worth over pounds 12,500.
Thanks to Swan, we're giving away a brand-new 2011 Yamaha YZF
R1 superbike liveried in full Swan Yamaha race replica colours - worth more than pounds 12,500 - with registration paid, plates and road fund licence included.
But that passion ended in tragedy when the 23-year-old crashed into a tree and then a stone wall while returning from a motorcycle club meeting on his treasured Yamaha YZF
600 R Thundercat last July.
The latest research from Bike Trader, the UK's leading used bike marketplace, shows that the most searched bike in 2012 was the Honda CBR, well ahead of the Yamaha YZF
and the Suzuki GSXR
He was on his way back from a motorbike club with pals when he crashed his treasured Yamaha YZF
600 R Thundercat in County Durham, the inquest in Chester-le-Street heard yesterday.
Staffordshire Police spokesman Peter Stevens said the gang arrived in two "very different" motorbikes - a high powered 600cc Yamaha YZF
Thunder cat and a 50cc or 125cc Aprilla RX off-roader.
Currently, Yamaha sells Alpha, Ray Z and Ray in the scooter segment and, including YBR110, FZ16 and YZF
R15 in the motorcycle segment.
Thanks to Swan we're giving away a brand new 2011 Yamaha YZF
R1 superbike liveried in full Swan Yamaha race replica colours - worth over pounds 12,500 - with registration paid, plates and road fund licence included.