History Of Yamaha Motor From The Time Of Authority
Furthermore, Yamaha developed quite rapidly and in 1959 came out the first Yamaha motor sport known as YDSI, with 5 speed gearbox. In 1960, its production increased 6-fold to 138 rebu motor.
After the end of the Korean War, the economy of the United States was so booming and this encouraged Japanese exports, especially motorcycles to the United States. In 1962 yamaha exports to the US as much as 12 thousand motorcyclez. Then in 1962 already mencaoai 12 thousand units. Similarly for the year 1963, approximately as many as 36 thousand units and peak in 1964, exports reached 87 thousand units. In 1963, Yamaha made 250cc motor, twin cylinder and water cooled. Since then, Yamaha is pretty well known throughout Japan. In 1965, Yamaha production has reached 244 thousand units and allocation 50:50, which is partly for export while others are domestic consumption.
Yamaha began to expand its wings by opening factories outside Japan. Yamaha factory outside Japan which was first opened in Thailand in 1966. Slowly but surely Yamaha began to pass Suzuki in terms of motor production, which in 1967 has reached 406 thousand units of motor. This number passes nearest rival Suzuki by a margin of about 4 thousand units.
Furthermore Yamaha began to develop for the first time the Yamaha motor trail. The first trail bike uses a 250cc single cylinder engine. In addition, Yamaha also developed a sports car unit 2000cc, 6 cylinder and DOHC for Toyota Motor, and this will help Yamaha in developing high performance bikers later.
In 1969 Yamaha developed a circuit race adjacent to the Yamaha factory in Iwata. In 1970, the number of types of products offered reached 20 types of motors ranging from 50cc s / d 350cc. Yamaha also realized the potential of 2 strokes is still wide open and Yamaha produces about 574 rebu engines and 60% of them for export. And in the same year also, Yamaha began playing in 4 strokes by removing the 650cc XS1 vertical twin motor which megadopsi from Triumph Twin. This motor is capable of issuing power of 50HP at 7200RPM and maximum torque of 52Nm at 6000RPM.
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