Yamaha Road Race Contingency Program


* In recognition of the challenges that current production and delivery have brought upon the racing community, Yamaha is maintaining model eligibility to three years (2020, 2021 & 2022) for the 2022 program!
* Contingency models include YZF-R1, YZF-R7, YZF-R6, YZF-R3 and MT-07 units
*YFZ-R7's will be eligible for Regional and National road race classes in all qualified race Series

2022 Yamaha Road Race Contingency Program

Event/Series Name # of Events Total Posted
Moto America Series - Superbike 20 $380,000
Moto America Series - Supersport 18 $108,000
Moto America Series - Stock 1000 12 $27,000
Moto America Series - Twins Cup 14 $87,500
Moto America Series - Junior Cup 18 $83,700
Moto America Series - (1st R3) 18 $4,500
Daytona 200 1 $8,500
ASRA Sprint 8 $21,600
ASRA Team Challenge Series 8 $21,600
WERA National Challenge 7 $28,350
WERA Sprint  10 $25,500
CCS Sprint 10 $25,500
AFM Sprint 6 $15,300
California Road Race Association 4 $12,750
CMRA Sprint 6 $15,300
CRA Sprint 5 $12,750
CVMA Sprint 6 $15,300
USBA Sprint 6 $15,300
MRA Sprint 6 $15,300
OMRRA Sprint 4 $10,200
WMRRA Sprint 5 $10,200


Road Race Contingency Terms & Conditions
  • Riders who have not turned in a 2022 Contingency and an  W-9 Form by October 31, 2022, will not be eligible for contingency earned in 2022.
  • Upon 2022 registration approval, NEW "bLU cRU" members will receive a Yamaha "bLU cRU" debit card within 2 to 6 weeks. 
  • All registered winning riders will be issued credit to their Yamaha "bLU cRU" debit card upon confirmation of results by the promoter.
  • Only 2020 and newer U.S. model YZF-R3, YZF-R6, YZF-R7, YZF-R1 and MT-07 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.
  • Logos are available from event promoters.
  • YZF-R3s, R6s, R7s and R1s must maintain standard  bodywork appearance 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. by phone: 714-761-7509 or email: racing_contingency@yamaha-motor.com.