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Wednesday, February 27, 2013

2013 Kawasaki Ninja 250 now appearing in Kawasaki Malaysia website

Ninja 250 Kawasaki Malaysia has updated their website with the 2013 Kawasaki Ninja 250 that just recently available for the riders in Malaysia. One odd thing there is that the Ninja is named Ninja 250 without the 'R' signage as in Ninja 250R. Compared to the 2010 model, the name is definitely Ninja 250R. You can download official brochure from there too for your reference and see lots of official pictures of the bike there, but you have already seen it here before, right? Check it out at: www.kawasaki.com.my

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Givi Asia Announces Team Sponsorship And Reaffirms Commitment To Supporting Motorsport Talent

giviYuzyPachie GIVI Asia, today revealed its renewed cooperation with MotoGP team LCR Honda and announced sponsorship of the GIVI Honda Yuzy Pachie Team at the 2013 Petronas AAM Malaysian Cub Prix Championship. Present at the press conference were Stefan Bradl, Lucio Cecchinello(Team Manager of LCR Honda Team), Riders of GIVI Honda Yuzy Pachie RacingTeam (Mohd Zaqhwan Zaidi, Wan Mohd Hadri Wan Mukhtar, Mohd Amirul Ariff Musa & Mohd Rozaiman Mohd Said), Shahrol Yuzy Ahmad Zaini (Team Manager of GIVI Honda Yuzy Pachie Team), Mr. On Hai Swee (Managing Director, GIVI Asia Sdn Bhd) and Mr. Joseph Perucca (Oversea Operational Manager, GIVI Asia Sdn Bhd). 

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Valentino Rossi is on 5th place on Sepang test

2013rossiyamahasepang Yamaha Factory Racing were back in Malaysia today for the first day of the second official test of the 2013 season at the Sepang International Circuit. The riders were able to test throughout the morning but were then forced to call off the remainder of the day's testing due to rain. Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo was again quick to get up to pace, managing to complete a total of 25 laps before retiring for the day in second position, 0.235 seconds from first. The Mallorcan spent the day focusing on bike set up in the search for better acceleration from his M1.  

Monday, February 25, 2013

Yamaha YZF-R6 gets Hollywood treatment in 'A Good Day to Die Hard' movie

yamahaR6-agooddaytodiehard Bike fans are in for a treat with the new Die Hard movie now in cinemas. Alongside the A-List cast, the Yamaha YZF-R6 takes a starring role in the Hollywood Blockbuster titled 'A Good Day To Die Hard'. The R6 was also present and enjoying the full-on paparazzi treatment at the premiere of the movie last week in London's Leicester Square. It was an impressive sight watching 3 examples of this great looking Supersport machine riding down the red carpet along with the film's stars, including the headliner Bruce Willis. In this action-packed film, the Yamaha is ridden by the character Irina who is a Russian villainess, played by actress Yulyia Snigir.

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Saturday, February 23, 2013

Review: Agip TOUR 4T 10W-40 Synthetic on Demak DX90 - RM35

agip-tour-review We at MotoMalaya are very happy with all the results of the Agip and eni engine oil (EO) test. We have installed the EO on 5 bikes now with different variation of the EO on different bike. The bike included for the tests are 2 Yamaha 135LC, 1 Yamaha Lagenda 115Z, 1 Honda EX5 and 1 Demak DX90. For today, we'd like to share with you the review of the Agip TOUR 4T 10W-40 Synthetic which we have put in the Demak DX90

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Scorpion RP-1 GP Exhaust System for 2013 Kawasaki Z800 - RM3,385

Z800_RP-1 GP_kit_3quarts   After showing us the Serket Taper, this time Scorpion has come again with this RP-1 GP exhaust system for the 2013 Kawasaki Z800. It is enclosed in full cylinder muffler type compared to the Serket Taper that is a little bit square on the exhaust end can. 

Friday, February 15, 2013

2013 Honda VTR-F released in Japan - naked 250cc V-twin bike

VTR250F The V in the VTR-F name refers to engine configuration of V-type. The V-twin 2-cylinder engine is much more powerful than the normal single-cylinder CBR250R whereby this one maxed out 30PS (29hp). This one also relates to the price that is higher at estimated 30% more than the CBR250R. 

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Honda Announces the CTX700N and CTX700 - Comfort Technology Experience

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Honda today unveiled the CTX700N naked model and the CTX700 model equipped with cowls at the International Motorcycle Show in Chicago as the first motorcycles embodying Honda's new CTX (Comfort Technology Experience) concept. The CTX series was developed from the new "Comfort Technology Experience" concept dreamed up by Honda. The CTX delivers maneuverability and comfort brought by coupling a low center of gravity with less tiring low-vibration characteristics to realize an uninterrupted stress-free ride even as the distance adds up. Excellence in both stability and cornering offers users quiet and stable high-speed cruising. On top of this, the super-controllable engine characteristics found in the CTX series realize a smooth launch, speed changes and decelerating combined with smooth power response. Honda has thus achieved a level of comfort never experienced before through its pursuit of super-controllability accomplished by the best-fitting engine characteristics for every condition.  

Friday, February 8, 2013

Gallery: Ducati Monster 795 ABS - RM66,888.00 (technical specifications comparison included)

Ducati-Monster-ABS-002 Kuala Lumpur, 7 February 2013 – Ducati Malaysia (Next Bike Sdn Bhd), a company under the national conglomerate NAZA Group of Companies is making good on their promise to bring yet another exciting year to Ducati enthusiasts throughout Malaysia with the launch of Ducati's latest Monster motorcycle; the Ducati Monster 795 ABS, in conjunction with the MotoGP Winter Test in Sepang, Malaysia. As the nation welcomes the Chinese New Year, Ducati Malaysia also offers locals another reason to embrace the colour red with an incredible festive promotion that will surely garner the attention of Ducati lovers! 

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Vespa launches youthful limited Apple edition scooter - RM8,888.00

Vespa Apple PETALING JAYA, 5 February 2013 – Traffic jams are all too common in Malaysia but if you're looking to beat about the long lines of cars, there's no better way than to get aboard a stylish Vespa and sail through all the road stress. NAZA Premira Sdn Bhd, the sole and official distributor of Vespa scooters in Malaysia today unveiled the vibrant and trendy Vespa LX 150 Apple Edition at the Vespa 3S Centre located in Petaling Jaya. Present at the launch were Datuk Wira SM Faisal Tan Sri SM Nasimuddin, NAZA Group of Companies Joint Group Executive Chairman and Mr. Nik Danial Nik Mahmood, Vice President of NAZA Two Wheel Division.  VespaLX150-apple The bitten-apple concept comes from the most successful and memorable Vespa advertising campaign that was first made popular in Italy, 1969, and was enjoyed for decades thereafter. The slogan for the advertising campaign - "Chi Vespa mangia le mele", roughly translated into English meant "If you ride a Vespa, you take a bite out of the apple". The apple symbolized health, youth, summer fun and a 'forbidden fruit' of paradise – one that is attractive, nourishing and wanted by many.  To take a bite of the apple connotes a cheeky and bold act that set's one apart from the rest and is greatly enriching. With this in mind, the Vespa LX 150 Apple Edition was designed to be a unique version of a well-loved classic that only a great few can have the pleasure of owning, to the envy of many others. It's bitten-apple graphics are playful, vibrant and an homage to part of Vespa's history. 

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Rumors update: 2013 Kawasaki Z250 in Malaysia - not as soon as we expected

z250-rs-black Kawasaki Z250 in Malaysia rumors update: 1. The name is Z250 - correct 2. It will be launched in January/Feb/Mac -  wrong 3. Will it ever be in Malaysia - 90% maybe 4. What month will it be launched? - in October/Nov/Dec 2013, maybe 5. Price is at RM22k- maybe lower. 6. It will be introduced to replace the KRR150 - maybe 7. The 2013 Kawasaki Ninja 250R will be available in large number after Chinese New Year - 99% maybe The bike is already in Malaysia in limited numbers for dealer to evaluate the market. This is the latest news from my source. Sorry as the launch is not as soon as I thought. I'm giving a very good attention to this Z250 since this is the bike that makes me interested to buy it as my first superbike. Anyway, one more rumors that I heard from the insiders is that Suzuki is also trying to bring the Inazuma 250 in May. We'll see whether this can be true. Since this is rumors, I hope you guys can take it with a grain of uncertainty as some rumors can be correct and some can be totally wrong. We'll update you with the latest info and news about it in the future.

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Sunday, February 3, 2013

Yamaha R125 Cup 2013

Yamaha R125 Cup 2013 This Yamaha YZF-R125 has been transfered from the normal look to this track ready R125 Cup. Looks very beautiful in that Yamaha Race-blu colour. 

Friday, February 1, 2013

A new Monster is roaring its way into town this Chinese New Year

Monster Kuala Lumpur, 1 February 2013 –Ducati Malaysia (Next Bike Sdn Bhd), a company under the national conglomerate NAZA Group of Companies is ushering in the Chinese New Year with the launch of a new Ducati Monster model and an incredible festive Chinese New Year promotion that will certainly tempt Ducati lovers! Kick-starting 2013, Next Bike is introducing the latest addition of the brand's fan-favourite - Ducati Monster, during the month of the Chinese (Lunar) New Year. The year of 2013 also marks the 20th Anniversary of Ducati Monster. First shown at the Cologne motorcycle show back in 1992, the original Ducati Monster design, which was innovative and ahead of its time, went into production in 1993; creating the modern "naked" segment and becoming Ducati's best-selling model. Now 20 years later and through its gradual evolution, the Ducati Monster is still world renowned for its uniquely iconic style, with 250,000 units of Monsters sold across the globe. 

Ducati Malaysia is off to a roaring good start in 2013 - Award for ‘Best New Showroom Opening 2012 in Asia Pacific’

Ducati-Showroom-Malaysia-006 Kuala Lumpur, 31 January 2013 – The year of 2012 was certainly a magnificent one for Next Bike Sdn Bhd (Ducati Malaysia), a company under the national conglomerate NAZA Group of Companies and the sole importer and distributor for the Ducati brand in Malaysia. With various product launches and a series of thrilling events that enhanced Ducati Malaysia's unique lifestyle program, the year culminated with Next Bike being declared the winner of the 'Best Event 2012' (Asia Ducati Week) and 'Best Sales 2012' categories at the 70th EICMA International Motorcycle Show in Milan, Italy. The company is showing no signs of slowing down in 2013, however, as Ducati Malaysia get off to a great start – receiving the award for 'Best New Showroom Opening 2012' and again putting Malaysia on the global map.  

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