The 2016 model year marks Yamaha’s 60th year of producing off-road motorcycles, an accomplishment they’ve decided to celebrate by offering both the YZ250F and YZ450F motocross machines in an iconic yellow colorway that harkens back to Bob Hannah’s days on bright works bikes. But Hannah’s not the only hero in the company’s stable because Jeremy Martin, another never say die racer, now chases the checkered flag for the brand.

Yamaha just sent a video of Martin and Hannah discussing the sport’s changes since “Hurricane’s” days as a racer, while marveling at the technological advances of the newly released 2016 Yamaha YZ250F.

See the full line of 2016 Yamaha motorcycles, including the popular YZ and YZF competition machines, now at