Is Yellow Here to STAY ? VOTE

15 replies to this topic
  • joey299

Posted April 13, 2006 - 09:59 AM


Does anyone have any information as to if they will still have an option of yellow for 2007 due to it's popularity?

If you don't have info leave your preference here.

I say Yellow. It's about time. A Yamaha that doesn't look like it's a year old after one hard ride. Yellow + Aluminum :thumbsup:

  • 02WR426Cali

Posted April 13, 2006 - 10:02 AM


I would hope it's here to stay for good. It's got my vote!

  • PK

Posted April 13, 2006 - 10:50 AM


I liked enough to make my first YZ400 yellow and then my YZ426. Now I finally bought one that was yellow from the start and I love it. One thing the manufacturers look at though is the fact that alot of products are identified by color so since Suzuki has been the yellow bike longer more recently, they might not want to dilute their identity by having some yellow and some blue.

  • N_Boyd

Posted April 13, 2006 - 10:59 AM


I hope it's here to stay :thumbsup:

  • shigbie

Posted April 13, 2006 - 11:12 AM


It should definately stay.

My assumption is it would be the bike of choice for the VET riders!

I must also say the David Bailey retro CRF450 is also quite nice!!!

If I could afford both I would have both!!!

  • Ga426owner

Posted April 13, 2006 - 12:59 PM


50 year anniversary only...although I wish all yamaha YZ's/YZF's were yellow

may have to wait until 100year anniversity :thumbsup:

  • joey299

Posted April 13, 2006 - 04:39 PM


They need enough interest to at least make it an option. I stayed away from the Blue because they always look so weathered.

  • N_Boyd

Posted April 13, 2006 - 05:06 PM


Even if the stock yellow doesn't stay it wouldn't be hard to change a blue to yeller anymore with the alum. frame and black gas tank. That's a good thing :thumbsup:

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  • 00YZ426FMRCD

Posted April 13, 2006 - 05:33 PM


Yellow should stay 2nd choice - Would be silver....That would be cool....

  • 2fastwhitey

Posted April 13, 2006 - 05:39 PM


Yea, I think so. One day you'll get to choose what color plastics and the graphics, I would bet on it.

  • viking_in_wa

Posted April 13, 2006 - 07:57 PM


yellow is the yammis have been since i was a kid, I like it and wish it would stay but my local dealer says this year only. probably a bunch of B.S. just to get ya to buy one NOW...


Posted April 13, 2006 - 08:52 PM


I got one.

I hope it stays a 1 year option.

  • BergArabia

Posted April 14, 2006 - 08:11 AM


Yellow is nice..
but then there is Suzuki..
That is why I think the yellow might be a one year thing..
Hope I am wrong though.. The Yellow and black looks great and would be great as an option to the blue..
But what if they started offering green, red and orange optional plastics/

  • cmtbiker

Posted April 14, 2006 - 12:33 PM


i absolutely love the yellow on the new bikes.

  • IntenseRider

Posted April 14, 2006 - 04:37 PM


I read somewhere that an option for the '07s will be white plastic with silver/grey/black graphics, similar to what was available for the Raptor. Again, this is just a rumor, so who knows for sure (although, that would be a pretty sharp bike :thumbsup: ).


Posted April 14, 2006 - 04:39 PM


No way. They only did it for 2006 because of the 50th Anniversary.

Besides, yellow bikes are already made by Suzuki. Yamaha is BLUE!

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