Kenny Roberts Jr.’s 1996 Yamaha YZR500 on sale

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image.phpWhat would you do to get your hands on a fire-breathing two-stroke monster like this?

Kenny Roberts Jr begun his career in the 500 class in 1996 with a Yamaha YZR500 managed by his dad Roberts (who had won 3 consecutive titles from 1978 to 1980, becoming the first American rider to win the World Championship), and that little piece of history is now up for grabs for a cool R 1 800 000

If you have some spare change, click here.

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Buks has had a passion for two-wheels since childhood. After his first motorcycle, a fire-breathing two-stroke Yamaha TZR250, he realized he was hooked. When Buks isn't writing for UltimateVelocity he enjoys practicing martial arts, gardening and spending time with his family.