Yamaha concept model TRICITY 3-wheeler unveiled at 43rd Tokyo Motor Show 2013
The theme of the Yamaha Motor booth for the 43rd Tokyo Motor Show 2013 is Revs your Heart and it offers a chance for visitors to experience the growing world of personal mobility unique to Yamaha, a specialist in small vehicles for personal mobility. On display at the Yamaha booth is the 3-wheeled concept model. The model currently under development seeks to create a new market for commuter vehicles. It has a 125cc engine, a light and sporty ride, a feeling of stability and is easy-to-use. This is all wrapped into a beautifully designed exterior with new, playful appeal. As one of the models set to realize Yamaha’s long-term vision of “opening up a new frontier of personal mobility, this model adopts leaning multi-wheel (LMW) technology for its two front wheels.
The Yamaha TRICITY 3-wheeler concept model specification: [Length×Width×Height] =1,905 mm×735 mm×1,215 mm [Engine type]=Liquid-cooled 4-stroke [Cylinder arrangement]=Single-cylinder [Displacement]=124 cm3 [Fuel supply system]=Fuel injection [Transmission type]=V-belt automatic [Vehicle weight]=Approximately 150 kg .
The Yamaha booth at 43rd Tokyo Motor Show 2013 have a total of 19 models on display that realize this growing world of personal mobility, including motorcycles, scooters, an electrically power assisted bicycle, a Recreational Off-Highway Vehicle and an automobile currently under research and development.