The team was established in 2007 and, at that time, consisted of two female riders, Nadezda Yakhnich and Nataliya Lyubimova.
During their first season, the team performed successfully in the Russian Road Racing Championship, taking first and second places.
By 2011 team riders were competing in challenging European championships (e.g. Campionato Italiano Velocità and the R6 Cup), with Vladimir Leonov taking third place overall in the CIV.
In 2012 Yakhnich Motorsport competed in the Eni FIM World Supersport Championship. Vladimir Leonov rode well, taking 11 th place overall.
One year later, 2013, Yakhnich Motorsport won the Supersport World championship title with Sam Lowes, with Vladimir Leonov improving to take 10 th place overall.
In 2014 Yakhnich Motorsport raised their game yet again, becoming the official factory racing team «MV Agusta Reparto Corse-Yakhnich Motorsport» which competes in both the World Superbike and World Supersport championships.
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