1979 Yamaha RD400F Daytona Special

Intended to commemorate Yamaha’s racing success, the Yamaha RD400F Daytona Special ended up as a monument to the 2-stroke motorcycles that defined an era.

Side View RD400
In honor of Yamaha’s wins at Daytona and other AMA races, for 1979 the RD400F was named the Daytona Special.
Photo By Nick Cedar