By The Japan
St. Petersburg, Russia – Yamaha Motor Co. has become an
official supplier of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia,
and will provide more than 320 snowmobiles and other vehicles for the event, the
organizing committee said Friday.
The vehicles, including four-wheel all terrain vehicles and
golf carts, will be used to transport athletes and others between the game
venues, they said.
With the arrangement, Yamaha will be able to use the logo of
the Sochi games to market its products in Russia.
Dmitry Chernyshenko, president of the Sochi 2014 Organizing
Committee, and Toshiya Kawano, president of Yamaha Motor CIS Co., signed the