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Yamaha Sports Ride Concept First With Gordon Murray-Designed iStream Carbon

Yamaha has been hinting at a move into car manufacturing in recent years, with the firm recently teaming up with McLaren F1 designer Gordon Murray to develop a city car concept called the Motiv. Now Yamaha is back with a new sports car concept unveiled today at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show, and like the Motiv it has also been ... Read More »

Yamaha Sports Ride concept sports car for Tokyo 2015

Yamaha showed an intriguing concept for a new sports car at the 2015 Tokyo show. Called the Yamaha Sports Ride Concept, it was designed in association with engineer extraordinaire Gordon Murray – and features the first carbonfibre application of his new iStream manufacturing process. Composites would keep weight comfortably lower than 1000kg, making for a lightweight rival to the Lotus ... Read More »