Yamaha has big plans for India during 2011 and plans to launch two new bikes and also mulls to launch an electric 2-wheeler for India in very near future.
Yamaha India is currently developing an India-specific scooter that is likely to hit the Indian market in near future.
“For rising fuel prices, electric bike is a good option. Currently we are selling electric bikes in Japan and Europe. There is a possibility for the Indian market for introducing these products,” India Yamaha Motor Director (Sales and Marketing) Jun Nakata told PTI.
Jun Nakata didn’t share any other details on the same and when it is likely to be launched in India. “We are preparing to enter the scooter market. The product is under development in Japan and it will be an India-specific product,” said by Nakata.
India Yamaha is focusing more on India with more investments and aimed to have 10% of its total global sales from India within the next 3-4 years.
“The firm was consolidating its position in the 150cc segment.” he added.