Yamaha Motor

Yamaha Motor designs and manufactures motorcycles, boats, waverunners, industrial robots, golf cars, e-bike systems and related motorized products. Read more

Yoshihiro Hidaka's photo - President & CEO of Yamaha Motor

President & CEO

Yoshihiro Hidaka

CEO Approval Rating

77/100

Founded:

1955

Status:

PublicSubsidiary of Yamaha CorporationTokyo Stock Exchange7272

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Honda is Yamaha Motor's top competitor. Honda is a Public company that was founded in Minato-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture in 1947. Honda operates in the Automobile Manufacturers industry. Honda has 163,419 more employees vs. Yamaha Motor.

Suzuki Motor Corporation has been one of Yamaha Motor's top competitors. Suzuki Motor Corporation is headquartered in Hamamatsu-shi, Shizuoka Prefecture, and was founded in 1909. Suzuki Motor Corporation is in the Motorcycle Manufacturers field. Suzuki Motor Corporation generates 188% the revenue of Yamaha Motor.

Bajaj Auto is perceived as one of Yamaha Motor's biggest rivals. Bajaj Auto was founded in 1945 in Pune, Maharashtra. Bajaj Auto competes in the Motorcycle Manufacturers field. Bajaj Auto generates $11.3B less revenue than Yamaha Motor.

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Annual Revenue

$15.3B

Yamaha Motor's revenue is the ranked lowest among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 45.2B.

Yamaha Motor Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Bennett Marine Inc.

Jul 2017

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undisclosed
Bennett Marine is a designer, manufacturer and exporter of trim tabs, electrical indicators and hydraulic controllers for boats.
Kracor, Inc.

Jun 2017

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undisclosed
Kracor is a designer, manufacturer and distributor of rotationally molded plastic products for marine and waste management sectors.
Subaru Industrial Power Products

Dec 2016

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undisclosed
Subaru is a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of automobiles, aircraft and industrial engines, equipment, products and accessories.

These are all the companies that Yamaha Motor has acquired. Yamaha Motor has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was Bennett Marine Inc. in Jul 2017. Bennett Marine is a designer, manufacturer and exporter of trim tabs, electrical indicators and hydraulic controllers for boats.

Yamaha Motor Funding History

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Yamaha Motor Investments

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WASSHA is an energy company that provides LED lanterns, portable radio and PV panels to off-grid areas.
$9.2M
Nov 07, 2019
Series B
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Tier IV develops an AI-based platform that provides autonomous driving solutions.
$100M
Jul 02, 2019
Series A
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MAX is a mobile-based application that allows users to search and book for bike taxis.
$6M
Jun 19, 2019
Series A
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Grab is a web and mobile-based application that allows users to search and book for cabs.
$1.5B
Mar 05, 2019
Series H
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Grab is a web and mobile-based application that allows users to search and book for cabs.
$150M
Dec 12, 2018
Series H
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These are all the companies that Yamaha Motor has invested in. Yamaha Motor has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was Bennett Marine Inc. in Jul 2017. Bennett Marine is a designer, manufacturer and exporter of trim tabs, electrical indicators and hydraulic controllers for boats.

Yamaha Motor News

May 19, 2021Bike Advice

Yamaha Launches All-New R7; Is Significantly Cheaper than R6

Yamaha R7 price has also been announced for the American market. Check out its specs, features and de... See more »
May 19, 2021Powersports Business

Yamaha Motor Canada announces 2022 models

Yamaha Motor Canada has announced its 2022 model lineup and the addition of two new models, as well a... See more »
May 19, 2021Channel News

Yamaha Unveils Flagship 8K AV Receivers With HDMI 2.1

Yamaha has announced three new home cinema amplifiers: the RX-A4A, RX-A6A and flagship RX-A8A. All th... See more »
May 17, 2021AutoEvolution

Yamaha XSR700 "Super 7" Looks Prepared to Flex Its Handsome Aftermarket Gains

Feel free to rejoice if you own an XSR700, because the Super 7 is being sold as a bolt-on kit by its ... See more »
May 11, 2021Zephyr Net

India Yamaha Motor suspends operations at 2 plants

India Yamaha Motor (IYM) is going to suspend production at two of its two-wheeler plants in the count... See more »
May 6, 2021NDTV

New Yamaha R/World Video Could Be New YZF-R7 Teaser

The new Yamaha R/World teaser video doesn't reveal the motorcycle, but talks about a track and street... See more »
April 26, 2021RushLane

Yamaha Sales, Exports Breakup March 2021 - FZ, RayZR, Fascino, R15, MT15

Yamaha has registered positive YoY growth in both domestic market and exports The post Yamaha Sales, ... See more »

Yamaha Motor Press Releases

October 15, 2020Motor Sports Newswire

Yamaha Announces 2021 Supercross and Motocross Teams

MARIETTA, GA - October 15, 2020 - (Motor Sports NewsWire) - Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA (YMUS), is ... See more »
October 9, 2020Motor Sports Newswire

Yamaha Wolverine RMAX 1000 Models Now in Select Dealers Nationwide

Yamaha to Host Livestream Covering the Class-Leading Side-by-Sides October 21 MARIETTA, GA - October ... See more »
August 12, 2020Motor Sports Newswire

Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative Steadfast in Public Land Conservation

Yamaha Supports OHV Trail Rehab, Outdoor Education, Land Stewardship, and More in 2020 MARIETTA, GA -... See more »
July 23, 2020Motor Sports Newswire

Yamaha bLU cRU Racers Top Podiums and Classes as Racing Continues

Fowler Earns 60th XC1 ATV Win on YFZ450R; Yamaha GNCC University Accepting Registrations MARIETTA, GA... See more »
June 15, 2020Business Wire

Yamaha's Helm Master EX Brings Ultimate Boat Control and Fishability to More Boaters

KENNESAW, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Yamaha Marine today introduced Helm Master EX, the next level of cust... See more »
June 12, 2020PressReleasePoint

Yamaha Rightwaters Sustainability Initiative Marks One-Year Anniversary

Kennesaw, Ga. - June 12, 2020 - Yamaha Rightwaters marks its one-year anniversary this week, a milest... See more »
May 28, 2020Motor Sports Newswire

Yamaha Recall of certain XC155 scooters

WASHINGTON, D.C. - May 27, 2020 - (Motor Sports NewsWire) - Yamaha Recall: Insufficiently Tightened C... See more »

Yamaha Motor Videos

December 1, 2020Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. Youtube Channel

"Yamaha Motor Craftsmanship" on YOUTUBE

February 25, 2020Yamaha Motor Youtube Channel

"Crossplane【Yamaha Motorcycle Technology】" on YOUTUBE

January 30, 2020Yamaha Motor Youtube Channel

"2019 MotoGP Review" on YOUTUBE

December 24, 2019Yamaha Motor Youtube Channel

"OMDO YTA PROGRAM (YTA SILVER OM ELECTRICAL)" on YOUTUBE

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Yamaha Motor Headquarters

2500 Shingai

Iwata-shi, Shizuoka Prefecture4388501

81-538-32-1115

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Yamaha Motor designs and manufactures motorcycles, boats, waverunners, industrial robots, golf cars, e-bike systems and related motorized products. Yamaha Motor was founded in 1955. Yamaha Motor's headquarters is located in Iwata-shi, Shizuoka Prefect...

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Yamaha Motor's President & CEO, Yoshihiro Hidaka, currently has an approval rating of 77%. Yamaha Motor's primary competitors are Honda, Suzuki Motor Corporation & Bajaj Auto.

Frequently Asked Questions about Yamaha Motor

  1. When was Yamaha Motor founded?

    Yamaha Motor was founded in 1955
  2. Who is Yamaha Motor's CEO?

    Yamaha Motor's CEO is Yoshihiro Hidaka
  3. How much revenue does Yamaha Motor generate?

    Yamaha Motor generates $15.3B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Yamaha Motor have?

    Yamaha Motor has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Yamaha Motor's headquarters?

    Yamaha Motor's headquarters is in Iwata-shi Shizuoka Prefecture, JP
  1. How many employees does Yamaha Motor have?

    Yamaha Motor has 55,255 employees
  2. What sector does Yamaha Motor operate in?

    Yamaha Motor is in Automobile Manufacturers, Motorcycle Manufacturers
  3. Who are Yamaha Motor's competitors?

    Yamaha Motor's top competitors are Honda, Suzuki Motor Corporation, Bajaj Auto
  4. Who has Yamaha Motor invested in?

    Yamaha Motor's has invested in companies such as WASSHA, Tier IV, MAX