Cypress, CA. (March 25, 2010) – Yamaha Parts and Accessories Division today announced the distribution of the MSD Blaster FI, a mapping controller for the Yamaha YFZ450R and YFZ450X.
The Blaster FI allows YFZ450R and YFZ450X racers to edit both fuel and ignition maps along with, rev limiter and accelerator pump functions. Fuel and ignition mapping changes are completed on any laptop with provided MSD software, and allows for changes at 10 different RPM and throttle positions. Additionally, 10 different maps can be saved in the
Blaster FI module providing easy tuning at the track without the use of a PC. “The MSD Blaster FI is the only product in the market that provides a simple, cost effective, solution for our YFZ450R/X customers who have expressed interest in adjusting the fuel and ignition mapping for their specific racing conditions and riding preferences,” commented Yamaha Off-Road Accessory Manager, Philip Lash. “Additionally, Yamaha dealers will have exclusive distribution of the MSD Blaster FI for the first 90 days of production that is planned to begin this April.”
Mike Sharp, General Manager of MSD’s Powersports Division said, “We are excited to partner with a great company such as Yamaha. MSD is well-known for building the highest quality ignition products for many categories of professional and sportsman racing. We are committed to engineering products for Yamaha to the same standards demanded by racers around the world. We are confident that our partnership with Yamaha will be one of great success.”
Part Number: GYT-0SS55-90-86
About Yamaha Parts and Accessories
Yamaha Parts and Accessories Division (YPAD) develops and distributes accessories for Yamaha products. House brands of GYTR, Star Custom, Genuine and Outdoors provide products that are developed and tested in conjunction with new model development resulting in the best performing, best fit and best quality accessories available for Yamaha riders. YPAD also partners with industry leading brands to distribute products that fill gaps in our product offering though our “distributed by” program. So whether you’re a top lever racer or a casual rider, Yamaha Parts and Accessories Division is the first and best choice for the Yamaha rider.
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