Company News Yamaha’s “Why Wait for Spring?” Provides up to Six Years of Free Limited Warranty Protection Posted 10/1/2013 KENNESAW, Ga., October 7, 2013 — Yamaha Marine Group announced today a new promotion as the holiday and boat show seasons approach. The “Why Wait for Spring?” promotion gives consumers the opportunity to receive three years of Yamaha limited warranty coverage along with the additional protection of a three-year Yamaha Extended Service (Y.E.S.) contract on select eligible new 2.5- through 350-hp, four-stroke outboard models at no extra cost to the purchasing consumer. “The protection offered through the ‘Why Wait for Spring?’ promotion is hard to pass up,” said Dale Barnes, Division Manager, Marketing, Yamaha Marine Group. “The value added through the Y.E.S contract gives consumers even more incentive to buy a new outboard this fall.” Yamaha’s “Why Wait for Spring?” promotion is effective for new, select, eligible Yamaha four-stroke outboards sold, warranty registered and delivered between Oct. 7, 2013, and Nov. 29, 2013. Yamaha VF150 and F200 In-Line four-stroke models are not a part of “Why Wait for Spring?” This promotion cannot be used with any other Yamaha offer. Additional restrictions, terms, and conditions apply*. Consumers should see authorized, participating Yamaha outboard dealers for a complete list of eligible outboards and all terms and conditions. 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 OEM partners 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 C.S.I. Customer Satisfaction Index award every year since its inception. Visit www.yamahaoutboards.com ### *PROGRAM TERMS AND CONDITIONS: Consumer benefit for purchasing a new (unused, not previously warranty registered) select eligible 2.5 to 350 HP four-stroke Yamaha outboard is a 36-month Yamaha Extended Service contract (choice offered in Florida is a 36-month Yamaha Limited Warranty). NO BENEFIT SUBSTITUTIONS. Thefollowing four-stroke four cylinder 150 and 200 HP models are NOT eligible for this promotion: F200LB, F200XB, LF200XB, F200XCA, LF200XCA, VF150LA. To be eligible, outboards must also have been manufactured since April 2006. 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 including, but not limited to, the 2013 Get in the Hunt for the Holidays retail promotion. 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. All F200LB, F200XB, LF200XB, F200XCA, LF200XCA, and VF150LA outboard models are not eligible. REMEMBER to always observe all applicable boating laws. Never drink and drive. Dress properly with a USCG-approved personal floatation device and protective gear. © 2013 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.