Yamaha Road Race Contingency Program

Benefits for 2019 include...
  • Additional $300,000 available to YZF-R3, R6, R1, MT-07 and XSR700 "bLU cRU" racers.
  • MotoAmerica Superbike, Supersport, Stock 1000, Twins and Junior Cup postings increased

2019 Yamaha Road Race Contingency Program

Event/Series Name # of Events Total Posted
Moto America Series - Superbike 20 $380,000
Moto America Series - Supersport 17 $102,000
Moto America Series - Stock 1000 11 $24,750
Moto America Series - Twins 11 $24,750
Moto America Series - Junior Cup (Top 5 Finishers) 17 $79,050
Moto America Series - Junior Cup (Top R3) 17 $4,250
Daytona 200 1 $8,500
ASRA Sprint 8 $21,600
ASRA Team Challenge Series 8 $21,600
WERA National Challenge 8 $21,600
WERA Sprint  10 $25,500
CCS Sprint 10 $25,500
AFM Sprint 6 $15,300
CMRA Sprint 6 $15,300
CRA Sprint 6 $15,300
CVMA Sprint 6 $15,300
USBA Sprint 6 $15,300
MRA Sprint 6 $15,300
OMRRA Sprint 6 $15,300
WMRRA Sprint 7 $15,300


Road Race Contingency Terms & Conditions
  • Riders who have not turned in a 2019 Contingency and an  W-9 Form by October 31, 2019, will not be eligible for contingency earned in 2019.
  • Upon 2019 registration approval, NEW "bLU cRU" members will receive a Yamaha "bLU cRU" debit card within 2 to 6 weeks. 
  • bLU cRU registered racers will receive $45 on their bLUcRUSwag.com account for bLU cRU apparel.
  • All registered winning riders will be issued credit to their Yamaha "bLU cRU" debit card upon confirmation of results by the promoter.
  • Only 2018 and newer U.S. model YZF-R3, YZF-R6, YZF-R1, MT-07 and XSR700 models purchased in the United States are eligible.
  • Race results must be received from promoter within 30 days of event in order for contingency to be paid. 
  • Yamaha will not pay an event when the promoter fails to send in race results within 30 days of the race date.
  • YZF-R6s will be eligible for contingency in 600cc classes only, not in Open classes.
  • The "YAMAHA" logo as well as the "bLU cRU" logo must be prominently displayed on the left and right side of each machines fairing to be eligible.
  • The "bLU cRU" logo must be prominently displayed on the upper chest area of each rider's suit to be eligible. Logo's are available from event promoters.
  • YZF-R3s, R6s and R1s must maintain standard appearance  bodywork to be eligible.
  • There must be a minimum of 7 riders in a class to be eligible for contingency.
  • Promoter must confirm, within 30 days of event, that rider met qualifications before contingency will be paid.
  • *Must have a valid U.S. social security number and file an I.R.S. W-9 Form to be eligible.
  • Program details are subject to change without notice at Yamaha Motor Corporation’s direction.

For any questions regarding the Yamaha Road Race Contingency Program, contact Yamaha Racing Contingency Dept. phone: 714-761-7509, fax: 714-229-7974 or email to: racingcontingency@yamaha-motor.com.