Published on April 3rd, 2015 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
Yamaha MT-07 Gets Red Dot Recognition
Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd is pleased to announce that its MT-07 large motorcycle model, JWX-2 power assist unit for wheelchairs, and TRICITY Leaning Multi Wheel (LMW) have received the globally-prestigious ‘Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015′. Among them, the MT-07 and JWX-2 were selected as the ‘Best of the Best’, awarded to particularly distinguished designs among recipient products. Since 2012, Yamaha Motor products have now received ‘Red Dot Awards’ for four consecutive years, but this year is the first ‘Best of the Best’ selection.
The ‘Red Dot Awards’, organized by Germany’s Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen, are global design awards in which products with designs of outstanding quality are selected annually. In the 2015 Awards, a total of 4,928 items were submitted by 1,994 companies and designers from 56 countries around the world. Of them, 1,240 items received awards, and 81 among those were selected as the ‘Best of the Best’.