Ride Along in a 400-Horsepower YXZ1000R + Video

Seth Fargher
by Seth Fargher
You'd better bring your A game if you line up next to this YXZ

Even in stock form, the melodic revving of the Yamaha YXZ1000R’s triple cylinder engine is music to our ears. Put a few more ponies behind it and that sound will get anyone excited. Here is a video of a fire breathing 400-horsepower YXZ1000R built by Alba Racing doing work at the Glamis sand drags.

A post shared by Team Alba Racing (@albaracing) on Apr 28, 2017 at 9:11am PDT

Seth Fargher
Seth Fargher

Growing up in Oregon, most of Seth's involvement in the powersports world was limited to what he saw in magazines and videos. Following a brief stint in the corporate world, Seth took a flying leap (literally) and moved to California to pursue a career in freestyle motocross. Though short lived, the opportunity immersed him in the industry and is now a well-established off-road writer.

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