Company News Yamaha’s “Reliability Starts Here Sales Event” Announced Posted 1/1/2015 GIVES CUSTOMERS GREAT REASONS TO BUY NEW OUTBOARDS DURING THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2015 KENNESAW, Ga., Jan. 1, 2015 — Yamaha Marine Group announced today the “Reliability Starts Here Sales Event,” a new promotion that offers consumers two great ways to build in additional value with the purchase of a new select eligible Yamaha outboard during the first quarter of 2015. “The ‘Reliability Starts Here Sales Event’ offers customers exceptional value with the purchase of a new select Yamaha outboard,” said Dale Barnes, Division Manager, Marketing, Yamaha Marine Group. “This promotion is a great way to kick off the busy 2015 boat show season.” The promotion applies to eligible, new select Yamaha 2.5 to 350 horsepower four-stroke outboards and provides the purchasing consumer a choice of either five years of warranty protection (three years of Yamaha Limited Warranty Coverage along with an additional two-year Yamaha Extended Service, Y.E.S. plan) or a credit on select eligible models, of up to $2,000 based on MSRP towards the purchase of goods and/or services available at the authorized participating Yamaha Outboard dealer that sold the outboard at no extra cost to the purchasing consumer. The “Reliability Starts Here Sales Event” is effective for select eligible new outboards purchased and warranty registered between January 1, 2015 and March 31, 2015. Consumers should see their authorized participating Yamaha outboard dealers for a complete list of eligible outboards and all terms and conditions. Other restrictions and conditions apply. Yamaha Marine products are marketed throughout the United States and around the world. Yamaha Marine Group, based in Kennesaw, Ga., supports its 2,000 U.S. dealers and boat builders with marketing, training and parts for Yamaha’s full line of products and strives to be the industry leader in reliability, technology and customer service. Yamaha Marine is the only outboard brand to have earned NMMA®’s Customer Satisfaction Index (C.S.I.) Award every year since its inception. Visit YamahaOutboards.com. *PROGRAM TERMS AND CONDITIONS: Consumer benefit for purchasing a new (unused, not previously warranty registered) select eligible Yamaha 2.5 to 350 HP four-stroke outboard is a choice of either a 24-month Yamaha Extended Service contract (choice offered in Florida is a 24-month Yamaha Limited Warranty), or a credit based on MSRP toward the purchase of goods and/or services at the authorized participating dealer that sold the outboard, at no extra cost to consumer. NO BENEFIT SUBSTITUTIONS. The following four-stroke models are NOT eligible for this promotion: VF250XA, VF175LA, VF150XA, F150LB, F150XB, LF150XB, F150JB, VF115LA, F8SMHB, and F8LMHB. To be eligible, outboards must also have been manufactured since April 2007. Promotion is only applicable from authorized participating Yamaha Outboard dealers in the USA, sold to purchasing consumers residing in the USA. Promotion is limited to available stock in dealer inventory that is sold, PDI completed, delivered and warranty registered on YMBS by the dealer in accordance with Yamaha’s Promotion and warranty registration requirements during applicable dates. No model substitutions, benefit substitutions, extensions or rain checks will be allowed. Outboards sold or provided for commercial, camp, resort, rental, promotional/demo, government agency, competition, tournament or sponsorship use are not eligible. This promotion cannot be used in conjunction with any other Yamaha offer. Some exceptions may apply. See authorized participating Yamaha dealer for complete details. Yamaha reserves the right to change or cancel this Promotion at any time. Other restrictions and conditions apply. REMEMBER to always observe all applicable boating laws. Never drink and drive. Dress properly with a USCG-approved personal floatation device and protective gear. © 2015 Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. All rights reserved. This document contains many of Yamaha's valuable trademarks. It may also contain trademarks belonging to other companies. Any references to other companies or their products are for identification purposes only, and are not intended to be an endorsement.