Yamaha Prepare the Center for Research and Development- As one of the rulers of the Indonesian automotive market, Yamaha continues to innovate in order to further reinforce its reputation. One such effort is realized by Yamaha with plans to build a Research and Development center independently.
GM Marketing PT Yamaha Indonesia Motor Marketing, Mohammad Masykur explained that the research activities undertaken and Yamaha's own technology has been underway since the decade of the 90s. However, at the time the research center is still the one with the manufacturing process. Starting this year, Yamaha will separate manufacturing process, with research centers by setting up a new business entity.
During this time, the central research and development under PT YIMM is still using makeshift facilities. Masykur itself a people who have contributed as implementing research and development of Yamaha Indonesia. Masykur added, then the central research and development of Yamaha Indonesia consists of only three people. In addition to simply done by limited power, Yamaha's R & D center at that time also only equipped with equipment and facilities were very minimal, Masykur firm.
Now, with the increasingly rapid development of Yamaha and supported by Yamaha technology are also more advanced, central research and development of Yamaha motorcycle Indonesia will be equipped with sophisticated and certainly experts who are competent. In addition, Yamaha Motor Indonesia Research and Development will have direct oversight of Yamaha Motor Company, Japan.
Yamaha Motor Company's own role has also been confirmed to be very big on research and development of Yamaha Indonesia. This is because Indonesia is a very strategic market for Yamaha marketing, particularly in Southeast Asia.
The construction of a research and development center is planned to be completed before the end of 2016. See also Yamaha Super Tenere 2015 Presents Worldcrosser and Yamaha MT-25 Ready Released Upcoming July.