Yokoi winning last year's Formula D Japan's event in Okayama.
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Yokohama's Formula Drift program for 2015

Formula Drift is back and so is Yokohama Tire Corporation. The tire maker is returning for the fourth consecutive season, which starts April 10-11 in Long Beach, California. YTC is partnering with three drivers this year, including 2013 Formula Drift champion Michael Essa, along with Masashi Yokoi and Matt Field. All three drivers will compete on YTC’s ADVAN Neova AD08R tires.

Yokohama-shod action in Red Bull Global Rallycross competition.
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Baja 500, Red Bull Global Rallycross on tap for Yokohama

Dirt will be flying as Yokohama Tire Corporation’s (YTC) motorsports teams tackle two tough races: the 46th annual Tecate SCORE Baja 500 desert duel, June 5-8 in Ensenada, Baja, Mexico, and the Red Bull Global Rallycross (GRC) competition at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas on June 7.

Essa will be driving the Essa Autosport BMW E46 M3 in Formula Drift this season.
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Yokohama's Formula Drift title defense begins at Long Beach

The 2014 Formula Drift season starts April 4-5 in Long Beach, California, and Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) is ready to defend its title with reigning champion Michael Essa. YTC and Essa captured the 2013 Formula D crown on ADVAN Neova AD08 R tires.

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Yokohama goes racing at Sebring and the Mint 400

From Florida to Nevada, Yokohama Tire Corporation’s (YTC) motorsports teams will be in action this week. YTC will be competing at the season opener of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama, March 13-14 at Sebring International Raceway, as well as the Mint 400, March 15 in Las Vegas.

Yokohama says its new mobile website brings a fresh, touch-friendly design to its online presence.
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Yokohama releases mobile website

Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) has launched a mobile website that loads automatically on smartphones and is optimized for use on their smaller, touch-sensitive displays.

2013 Formula D champion Michael Essa.
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Michael Essa captures the Formula Drift title

Yokohama Tire Corporation-sponsored Michael Essa is the king of Formula Drift – but it wasn’t easy. Essa, who drives on Yokohama’s newest ultra high-performance ADVAN Neova AD08 R tires, claimed the 2013 Formula D championship in front of a sellout-crowd during Saturday’s Round 7 “Title Fight” season finale at Irwindale Speedway in Southern California.

The Y67 is one of two new mining tires from Yokohama.
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Yokohama to display new mining tires

Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) will display two new mining tires, the Y20 and the Y67, at the Bluefield Coal Show Sept. 11-13 in Bluefield, W.V.

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