Published on October 30th, 2015 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
Yamaha sports car concept debuts at 2015 Tokyo Motor Show
Motorcycle manufacturer Yamaha revealed a sleek 750kg, 2-seater sports car design concept at the Tokyo Motor Show 2015 this week. The car was part of its huge 20-model display and the main attraction even from the motorcycle crazy media.
Said to be “inspired by motorcycles and expressing the unique style of Yamaha”, Yamaha has yet to release official details on the new sports car concept, but teased the attending media with its high quality detailed interior and McLaren like silhouette.
It is a compact two-seat sports car with a light, glassy cockpit, long nose and compact rear end with high mounted twin exhausts like with McLaren Proportions appear to suggest a mid-engine design and the multi-stack rear wing could indicate novel aerodynamic features.
Yamaha’s hint suggests the sports car concept could be powered by a high-revving motorcycle engine, of which Yamaha has plenty to choose from.