Tag: Yamaha

  • Yamaha Motor Contracted in Prototype Electric Motor Unit Development for IHI Power Systems

    Yamaha Motor Contracted in Prototype Electric Motor Unit Development for IHI Power Systems

    Yamaha Motor has been commissioned by IHI Power Systems to develop a prototype of an electric motor unit that will achieve the industry’s highest class output density for Z-type tugboat propulsion equipment. Since 2020, Yamaha Motor has been accepting commissions for developing prototype electric motors for automobiles and other mobility applications, but this marks the…

  • Yamaha Motor Launches ROV Wolverine RMAX-1000

    Yamaha Motor Launches ROV Wolverine RMAX-1000

    Yamaha Motor announced today that it will launch the Wolverine RMAX-1000 in North American markets from September. The unit features both two and four-up versions equipped with a 1000cc engine – a first in the company’s recreational category of its key ROV (Recreational Off-highway Vehicles) product range in the RV1 business segment. The Wolverine RMAX-1000…

  • Yamaha Motor Starts Evaluation Trials on Next-Generation Control System HARMO

    Yamaha Motor Starts Evaluation Trials on Next-Generation Control System HARMO

    Yamaha Motor will start evaluation trials of its new integrated electric propulsion unit and steering control system HARMO at Hokkaido based Otaru Canal Cruise from August 7. HARMO is a next-generation control system platform consisting of a propulsion unit powered by an electric motor, a remote-control box, and a joystick that enables more intuitive operation.…

  • Yamaha Motor Launches YRM20 Premium High-Efficiency Surface Mounter

    Yamaha Motor Launches YRM20 Premium High-Efficiency Surface Mounter

    Yamaha Motor today announced that YRM20 Premium High-Efficiency Surface Mounter will be launched on April 1, 2020. Built on an all-new next-generation platform which embodies the intelligent factory, the high-efficiency YRM20 Premium Surface Mounter utilizes two head types: A newly-developed high-speed, multi-purpose rotary (RM) head that, when combined with the new high-speed feeder, delivers world…

  • Sony and Yamaha Partner to Develop SC-1 Sociable Cart

    Sony and Yamaha Partner to Develop SC-1 Sociable Cart

    Sony announced today the joint development with Yamaha of the SC-1 Sociable Cart, a vehicle that delivers a new mobility experience. The SC-1 is designed to transform what was a mere means of mobility into an all-new opportunity for entertainment. Sony and Yamaha Motor will deploy it to provide fun new diversions at venues such…

  • Yamaha Motor to Begin Trial of Agricultural Unmanned Ground Vehicles in Hamamatsu City

    Yamaha Motor to Begin Trial of Agricultural Unmanned Ground Vehicles in Hamamatsu City

    Yamaha Motor today announced that an operational trial of Agricultural UGVs (Unmanned Ground Vehicles) will begin from August 2019 in the orchards of the Hamamatsu Fruit Park Tokinosumika experiential theme park in Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. Conducted in partnership with the Hamamatsu City Council and Tokinosumika Co., this trial aims to evaluate the vehicle’s…

  • Yamaha Motor to Test YG-M FC Prototype Fuel Cell Vehicle on Public Roads in Japan

    Yamaha Motor to Test YG-M FC Prototype Fuel Cell Vehicle on Public Roads in Japan

    Yamaha Motor announced today that testing on public roads of YG-M FC prototype fuel cell vehicle will begin on April 18. Aiming to deliver a seamless vehicle sharing service, the trial will take place on a city-center course in Wajima City, Ishikawa Prefecture, including scheduled routes as part of the city’s “WA-MO” new transport system.…

  • Yamaha Motor Launches Wolverine X4 Recreational ROV in North America

    Yamaha Motor Launches Wolverine X4 Recreational ROV in North America

    Yamaha Motor will launch the new Wolverine X4 ROV (Recreational Off-highway Vehicle) in North America and other markets from September 2017. The new Wolverine X4 ROV features a newly-developed 2-cylinder engine and achieves both off-road performance and comfort. Following on from the 2-seater Wolverine recreational model launched in 2015, the Wolverine X4 features two rows…

  • Yamaha to exhibit the 04GEN scooter design concept model at the Vietnam Motorcycle Show 2016

    Yamaha to exhibit the 04GEN scooter design concept model at the Vietnam Motorcycle Show 2016

    Yamaha will exhibit the 04GEN scooter design concept model at the Vietnam Motorcycle Show 2016.The Yamaha 04GEN is designed based on the RUN-WAY concept, which evokes the image of women with an air of dignified elegance and grace in mind and body. Compared to regular scooter body structures – which hide the frame with exterior…

  • Yamaha Motor Announces Launch of New YA Series Articulated Robots

    Yamaha Motor Announces Launch of New YA Series Articulated Robots

    Yamaha Motor announced sale of eight new YA Series articulated robots, which respond to a wide range of automation needs in production processes. Through adding the new ‘YA Series’ to its existing lineup, which focuses on linear conveyor modules, single-axis robots, cartesian robots, and SCARA robots, Yamaha Motor will now deliver optimal total solutions suited…