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TEMPTING TWIN: Triumph Bonneville Street Twin Launched

Triumph Motorcycles introduces its latest Bonneville range with the highly-awaited 2016 Street Twin to the Malaysian market today (27th March 2016).The new Classic retro-style roadster is the latest model this year by the British brand from Fast Bikes Sdn. Bhd. as the Exclusive Official Distributor of Triumph Motorcycles in Malaysia."Having already generated positive reviews from the world's motorcycling media, the Triumph Street Twin is riding from strength-to-strength here for its official [...]

March 29, 2016 Wahid Ooi Abdullah News, Local News, Triumph, Standard/Naked, Triumph Bonneville, Standard motorcycles, 2016 motorcycles, Triumph motorcycles, Road Tests US

Top Tips For Handling Heavy Touring Motorcycles

by John L. Stein“She’s mighty-mighty just lettin’ it all hang out.” Funny, but for years I thought that 1977 Commodores song was about a brick house. Well, think again because the curb weight of a Gold Wing has swelled from 626 pounds in 1977 to 904 for ’16, while the latest Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra weighs in at a hefty 916 pounds. Add 300 to 500 pounds for yourself, your lady, and your luggage, and the whole, cheesy enchilada crushes the scale at well over [...]

March 25, 2016 admin News, Highlights, motorcycle safety, Touring motorcycles, motorcycle riding skills, Ride Smart

YAMAHA NMAX PRICE ANNOUNCEMENT

YAMAHA NMAX PRICE ANNOUNCEMENT

Remember the Yamaha NMAX super scooter previewed during Hong Leong Yamaha's Chinese New Year Dinner earlier in the year?What's truly interesting about the NMAX is the amount of big bike technology Yamaha invested in it, a 3-pronged approach called Blue Core. The logo can be seen on Yamaha's newer crop of big bikes including the R1 and the MotoGP M1.It was announced during the launch that the price will be in the region of RM 10,000. But Hong Leong Yamaha has just dropped a MOAB (Mother of All [...]

March 08, 2016 Wahid Ooi Abdullah News, Local News, Yamaha, Motorcycle News, Scooter, 2016 motorcycles

COME TOGETHER: GIVI Asia Get-Together with Media

COME TOGETHER: GIVI Asia Get-Together with Media

Remember GIVI Asia’s MotoGP 2015 Fluo contest?GIVI Asia held a special get-together with the media on 19 February 2016 for the contest’s Grand Draw, besides presenting their new products and celebrating an auspicious Chinese New Year. It was also an occasion for GIVI Asia to engage the media directly about the former’s plans for 2016 and beyond.The event was held at the snazzy GIVI Point concept shop, Jalan Ipoh.Mr. On Hai Swee, the Managing Director of GIVI Asia and Mr. [...]

February 28, 2016 Wahid Ooi Abdullah News, Local News, Motorcycle Accessories, motorcycle panniers, Givi, GIVI Asia

DARK SIDE'S NEW COLOURS: New Liveries for the MT-09

DARK SIDE'S NEW COLOURS: New Liveries for the MT-09

Hong Leong Yamaha Motor (HLYM) has announced a makeover to its popular MT-09 line-up for 2016.The two new colours are called Night Fluo and Race Blue. Both options feature new colours and stripes for the fuel tank, new graphics on the "sidepods", and wheel colours.Look closer and you'll notice that the CP3 engine's cylinder head cover and parts of the engine covers have also taken on new colours.HLYM also quoted the same basic price for the MT-09, despite the drop of our currency: RM 44,653.4 [...]

February 25, 2016 Wahid Ooi Abdullah News, Local News, Naked motorcycles, Yamaha, Motorcycle News, 2016 motorcycles

ENDLESS TRANSFORMATION: Ducati Multistrada 1200 Showcase

ENDLESS TRANSFORMATION: Ducati Multistrada 1200 Showcase

Since the new Multistrada marks the 3rd generation in the evolutionary step of this revolutionary sport-tourer, Ducati Malaysia held an event called “The Ducati Multistrada 1200 Showcase” to highlight the model’s progression, on 19th February 2016.Also on display were the 1st generation Multistrada 1000 DS, and the 2nd generation Multistrada 1200S Grand Touring and Multistrada 1200S Pikes Peak.Mr. Jack Lo, the Associate Vice President and Mr. Sam Sharman, Head of Sales then [...]

February 20, 2016 Wahid Ooi Abdullah News, Local News, Dual-Sport motorcycles, Ducati, dual sport bikes, Sport-Touring motorcycles, sport tourer, sport touring bikes, 2016 motorcycles, Dual-Sport

MOTORPARTS ASIA'S NEW ADDITION: KYT and Suomy Helmets

MOTORPARTS ASIA'S NEW ADDITION: KYT and Suomy Helmets

Motorsports Asia Sdn. Bhd. is now officially the sole distributor of Suomy and KYT helmets in both Malaysia and Singapore, as additions to their already heady list of products, including Airoh road helmets, Ixon riding gear, Galfer brake components, ZR Racing chassis accessories and being an "Ohlins official dealer.The official signing of the agreement took place on 31st January 2016, in a huge ceremony at the Zouk Club KL. Attendees included dealers and race teams such as the infamous Motul [...]

February 04, 2016 Wahid Ooi Abdullah News, Gear Products, Local News, Gear And Products, Motorcycle Industry News, motorcycle helmets, motorcycle gear, Helmets, Gear, helmet, MotoGP Riders, KYT, Suomy

MADANI BIKERS' GATHERING WITH YONNY HERNANDEZ

MADANI BIKERS' GATHERING WITH YONNY HERNANDEZ

There’s no bigger draw for bikers to an event than the appearance of a MotoGP rider.Ixon’s Creative Bike Wear; KYT, Suomy and Airoh helmets’ official dealer, Madani Greatlink Kuala Lumpur, held a gathering for their customers and bikers in general on the 30th January 2016.With the MotoGP teams trickling into town for the 2016 MotoGP Winter Tests, Madani and Motorparts Asia invited Yonny Hernandez of Aspar MotoGP Team to meet the fans. Hernandez is one of the riders sponsored [...]

February 04, 2016 Wahid Ooi Abdullah News, Local News, Events, Riding Gear, Ixon, MotoGP 2016

INJECTED: Honda Wave Dash PGM-FI Launched

INJECTED: Honda Wave Dash PGM-FI Launched

Boon Siew Honda has just launched the evolved Wave Dash model on 15th January 2016. Adhering to the “Racing Absolute” tagline, the new bike looks much sportier while promising to offer more power, with better fuel economy, and being much safer to ride.On hand to launch and present the bike were Koji Onishi, the Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer, Sales & Marketing Officer of Boon Siew Honda; Dato’ Sri Tan Hui Jing, the Deputy Chairman & Deputy Chief Executive [...]

January 15, 2016 Wahid Ooi Abdullah News, Local News, First Looks, Honda, Entry-Level motorcycles, Honda motorcycles, 2016 motorcycles, Kapchai, Underbone

SULTAN OF JOHOR LAUNCHES STATE'S FIRST HARLEY-DAVIDSON DEALERSHIP

SULTAN OF JOHOR LAUNCHES STATE'S FIRST HARLEY-DAVIDSON DEALERSHIP

NAZA PRESTIGE BIKES SDN. BHD. PRESS RELEASEJohor Bahru, 19 November 2015 - Naza Prestige Bikes Sdn. Bhd., the authorised dealer and sole distributor of Harley-Davidson, opened its newest dealership in Johor Bahru. Launched by Duli Yang Maha Mulia Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar, Sultan of Johor, and witnessed by Datuk Wira SM Faisal Tan Sri SM Nasimuddin, Group Executive Chairman, Naza World Group of Companies, and Peter MacKenzie, Managing Director of Harley-Davidson Asia Emerging [...]

November 26, 2015 Wahid Ooi Abdullah News, Local News, Harley-Davidson, Cruiser motorcycles, Custom & Style, Harley-Davidson of Kuala Lumpur