bLU cRU ATV and Side-by-Side Championship Bonus Details

Ten Championship bonuses available at nine different series.

2018 YXZ1000R/YFZ450R Championship Series/Bonus

  • 2018 Potential Payout of $95,000

Lucas Oil Regional-Mid West League (7 Rounds) Pro Stock UTV $15,000
Lucas Pro Championship (8 Rounds) Pro Production 1000 $15,000
GNCC Championship (6 Rounds) XC1-Pro UTV $15,000
GNCC Championship (13 Rounds) XC1-Pro ATV $10,000
ATV MX (10 Rounds) Pro ATV $10,000
BITD Championship (7 Rounds)
Production 1000 $5,000
Lucas Regional-CA (6 Rounds)
Production 1000 UTV $5,000
Lucas Regional-AZ (6 Rounds)
Production 1000 UTV $5,000
WORCS Championship (8 Rounds)
SXS Pro Stock $5,000
King of the Hammers (1 Event)
UTV Up to $10,000


ATV / Side-by-Side Championship Bonus Regulations
  • Racers must complete and submit a 2018 Championship Bonus registration by November 30, 2018, to be eligible for bonuses earned in 2018.
  • Upon 2018 registration approval, bLU cRU racers will receive a reloadable Yamaha bLU cRU debit card within 4 to 6 weeks.
  • bLU cRU registered racers will receive $45 on their account for bLU cRU apparel.
  • bLU cRU racers competing in/on a 2017 model or newer YXZ / YFZ in all races of an identified series are eligible for the championship bonus affiliated with that series (**exception: top finishing bLU cRU racer in a YXZ at King of Hammers will collect the $5,000).
  • Winners must complete an I.R.S. W-9 Form in order to receive payment.
  • All registered winning racers will be issued credit to their reloadable Yamaha bLU cRU debit card after Yamaha receives confirmation of results from promoter and racer has completed a registration form and valid I.R.S. W-9 Form.
  • Only 2017 or newer U.S. model YXZ and YFZ models purchased in the United States are eligible.
  • Winning racers must have a valid U.S. social security number to be eligible.
  • Championship Bonuses will be paid to the WARRANTY REGISTERED owner.  If a sponsored racer will be competing, as opposed to the warranty registered owner, bonus will be paid to the racer.
  • Series results must be received from race promoter within 30 days from the conclusion of series/event for championship bonus to be paid. If a promoter fails to do so, Yamaha will not pay bonus on the applicable series/event.
  • The following series and classes are eligible for ATV / SxS bLU cRU:
    - The Off-Road Championship, Pro Stock UTV
    - Grand National Cross Country, XC1 Pro UTV
    - Grand National Cross Country, XC1 Pro ATV
    - Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing, Pro Production 1000
    - Lucas Oil Regional Off-Road Racing – SoCal, Production 1000 UTV
    - Lucas Oil Regional Off-Road Racing – Arizona, Production 1000 UTV
    - World Off-Road Championship Series, SxS Pro Stock
    - Best in the Desert, Production 1000
    - King of the Hammers, UTV class
    - ATV MX, Pro class
  • Racers will be required to have approved Yamaha and bLU cRU logos in specified locations on their YXZ or YFZ and riding gear or driving suit throughout the series to be eligible.
  • Vehicles should maintain any combination of original OE plastic color.
  • Bonuses will be paid direct to the racer’s bLU cRU debit card
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  • Program details subject to change without notice at Yamaha’s sole discretion.