Auto News

Tokyo 2015 Preview: Yamaha to debut concept sports car

ADVERTISEMENT

Yamaha to reveal a four-wheeled concept at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show

Yamaha is, yet again, making a foray into four-wheeled territory.

It should be remembered that Yamaha, not too long ago, partnered with McLaren F1 designer Gordon Murray to develop the urban concept e-vehicle Motiv, which will go into production in 2019.

Well, the company is going to the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show armed with a few motorbike concepts and also a sports car concept that they’re calling simply the 4Wheeler.

ADVERTISEMENT

Yamaha didn’t reveal much beyond the silhouette of a photo teaser but the accompanying press release states that it ‘is inspired by the motorcycles and expresses the unique style of Yamaha.’

The photo shows a sleek two-seater with a very short nose that may indicate a mid-mounted engine setup or an all-electric powertrain and a spoiler sticking out in the rear.

No further information has been released for now so you’ll have to check back in with us next week for the full scoop.

ADVERTISEMENT
Read more
ADVERTISEMENT

Recent Articles