Electrical Every thing: Yamaha Wins 2023 Pink Dot Design Award


On high of Honda’s triumphs, we’ve simply had information that Yammie’s TY-E 2.0 electrical trials motorcycle and NEO swappable battery scooter have additionally landed a spot on the Pink Dot Design podium!

The information isn’t precisely an enormous shock – there have been eleven consecutive years earlier than this that noticed Yamaha Motor Firm locking down on the identical honor – however the machines are admittedly spectacular. 

TY-E 2.0

The TY-E 2.0, one of Yamaha's contenders for the 2023 Red Dot Design Awards (they won). Media sourced from The Pack.
The TY-E 2.0, certainly one of Yamaha’s contenders for the 2023 Pink Dot Design Awards (they gained). Media sourced from The Pack.

“Can Be Used Indoors or Outdoors”

As with each machine, the debut of the TY-E 2.0 had a precedence of operative: To show that electrical energy may be extra enjoyable than ICE bikes. 

Finest method to do this? 

The TY-E 2.0, one of Yamaha's contenders for the 2023 Red Dot Design Awards (they won). Media sourced from The Pack.
The TY-E 2.0, certainly one of Yamaha’s contenders for the 2023 Pink Dot Design Awards (they gained). Media sourced from The Pack.

Throw an ungodly quantity of low-end torque and acceleration at a lightweight EV and pit it towards ICE opponents within the nearest trials.

Nailed it.

NEO’S

The NEO'S - one of Yamaha's contenders for the 2023 Red Dot Design Awards (they won). Media sourced from The Pack.
The NEO’S – certainly one of Yamaha’s contenders for the 2023 Pink Dot Design Awards (they gained). Media sourced from The Pack.

“A New Commonplace of Mobility for the Future”

Yamaha’s been a signature on the Swappable Battery Consortium for a sizzling minute now, so it is smart that they’d have their very own model of the tech. 

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The new logo for Hero X Harley's new bike. Media sourced from EvoIndia's Instagram post.

The NEO’S encompasses a scooter model that’s designed to transform riders to electrical energy – particularly, to “meet the wants of these in Europe transitioning from vehicles to bikes or scooters as a result of parking points and site visitors jams.”

The NEO'S - one of Yamaha's contenders for the 2023 Red Dot Design Awards (they won). Media sourced from The Pack.
The NEO’S – certainly one of Yamaha’s contenders for the 2023 Pink Dot Design Awards (they gained). Media sourced from The Pack.

Contemplating the Parliament’s eager want to make Europe  “the primary climate-neutral continent” (by way of the European Fee), we predict the selection – and cc-displacement – of the NEO’S becoming. 

Which of those EVs would you trip?

*Media sourced from The Pack*