The leader of the world sailboat engine market, Yanmar has supported the marine industry for decades. The EXPRESS CRUISER, which combines powerful speed with a spacious interior, is equipped with an exceedingly compact engine that generates remarkable power of 100mhp per liter, the concept model FY01.
- Both the 「Y-CONCEPT X39 EXPRESS CRUISER」 and the 「Y-CONCEPT FY01 MARINE ENGINE」 are concept models.
- Concept model(s) - not for sale.
L×W×D : 11.8m × 3.0m × 2.0m
Tonnage : 7.2
Passenger capacity : 12
Engine : 2 × YANMAR FY01
Drive : YANMAR ZT STERN DRIVE
The X39 is the creation of world-renowned Ken Okuyama.
Born in Yamagata, Japan, in 1959, Ken Okuyama has worked as a Chief Designer for General Motors, a Senior Designer for Porsche AG, and a Design Director for Pininfarina S.p.A., being responsible for Ferrari Enzo, Maserati Quattroporte and many cars.
He is also known for numerous products such as motorcycles, furniture, robots and architecture.
In 2007, KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN was founded providing business consultancy to many corporations. Ken also produces cars, eyewear, and interior products under his original brand.
In April 2013 he was appointed to the Board of Directors of Yanmar Holdings.