Sunday, 18 November 2018 | 06:09 WIB

Yamaha unveils 3CT LCW Commuter prototype at EICMA 2018

Yamaha 3CT exhibited in the Milan Motorcycle Show 2018

MILAN, NNC - Japanese automotive giant, Yamaha Motor Corporation, announced that a prototype of its latest 3-wheeled motorcycle (Leaning Multi-Wheel), 3CT, will be exhibited at the EICMA (Milan Motorcycle Show) 2018 in Milan, Italy, on November 8 - 11.

Yamaha 3CT will be the newest three-wheeled motorcycle model from the Japanese manufacturer. Yamaha previously manufactured the Tricity 125, which was presented in 2014, continued with the Tricity 155 in 2017, and the Niken launched this year, the Antara reported.

"Yamaha Motor is promoting 'the growing world of personal mobility' as one of the growth strategies outlined in the Medium-Term Management Plan, and LMW technology is one of the central pillars of this strategy," Yamaha wrote in its official statement on Wednesday, Nov 7.

Yamaha 3CT is a sport prototype model that uses a two front wheel mechanism, like most other LMW models.

A number of advanced features are embedded on this motorbike, one of which is a superb sense of stability when maneuvering around corners.

Powered with a 300cm3 liquid-cooled engine, the 3CT delivers both sporty and comfortable weekday commuting as well as enjoyable riding.

In addition to 3CT, the Yamaha booth at the EICMA exhibition will also feature the Tnr700adventure model, which feature a 689cm3 parallel-twin engine mounted in a lightweight double-cradle frame, and the NIKEN GT model, which includes a variety of features for comfortable long-distance cruising.