Monday, 2 November 2015
iStream® Carbon is being shown for the first time at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show.
1974 The first composite rear wing Brabham BT44.
1976 The first use of carbon brakes on a car - Brabham BT45.
1978 The first use of carbon panels in a racing car - Brabham BT49.
1982 The first composite roll over system - Brabham BT52.
1992 The world's first all carbon road car - McLaren F.1.
1992 The first carbon clutch in a road car - McLaren F.1.
1999 The formation of a concept to use Formula One composites technology in high volume at low cost.
2003 The first productionised carbon manufacturing system in low volume - Mercedes McLaren SLR.
2008 The setting up of Gordon Murray Design Limited to develop the iStream® manufacturing system.
2010 The first iStream® vehicle shown - GMD T.25.
2011 The first iStream® electric vehicle shown - GMD T.27.
2013 The first customer iStream® vehicle shown at the Tokyo Motor Show - Yamaha MOTIV.e.
2015 The announcement of the first production customer to use iStream® - TVR.
2015 The showing of a customer sports car at the Tokyo Motor Show - Yamaha 'Sports Ride Concept'.
2015 The announcement of iStream® Carbon.