Tokyo (Japan): YAMAHA, a leading motorcycle maker in the world, unveiled its new tricycle motorbike. At the start, Mr. Yoshihiro Hidaka, President, and CEO of Yamaha Motor, explained, “The expanding world of mobility “concept of Yamaha. The new motorcycle is named “NIKEN” and it is equipped with LMW (Leaning Multi-Wheeler) technology to reduce effects of changing ride environments and to deliver a high feeling of stability when cornering.
It achieves excellent performance for spirited and sporty riding on various road surfaces and the capability to freely carve through continuous corners of winding roads. The body design makes full use of the unprecedented front-end suspension mechanisms pairing 15-inch front wheels with dual-tube upside-down forks to visually accentuate the machine’s sporty performance.
Yamaha believes it is important to develop new motor mobility to assist driving technology of various driving environment and drivers around the world. Yamaha's new technology "LMW" is one of the challenges of the new motor mobility industry.
The technology of Yamaha which has been leading the field of mobility in the world has begun a new challenge with the innovative three-wheeled motorcycle.