The text is not clear, just that most notable of the five is Helder Rodriguez and that the Japanese designer is heading up the team - T. Yamazaki. With a name like that it sounds like he should be working for the Yamaha design team.
Dreaming of Dakar
Everyone has a max speed, 90% of that max speed is much safer and easier, and if that 90% speed isn't fast enough at Dakar, you enter the snowball. - neduro