DUCATI MULTISTRADA 1200 ENDURO PRO TAKES AIM AT ADVENTURE-TOURING More offroad-focused than the Multistrada 1200 Enduro
Text by Wahid Ooi Abdullah, Pictures courtesy of Ducati
Ever since its debut in 2003, Ducati hailed the Multistrada as their entry into the go anywhere motorcycle segment. In fact, the model’s intended purpose lies within its name itself: Multistrada meaning multi-roads.
However, it was in 2010 when the Multistrada became a technology-laden sport-tourer, which allows the rider to also ride offroad when it featured an ENDURO ride mode, among others. The ride modes tied in with the Skyhook semi-active electronic suspension.
The Multistrada has since gone through a number of changes and iterations, including the Multistrada [...]
POPULAR PCX NOW IN BLUE The PCX looks even better now
Text and pictures from Boon Siew Honda Malaysia’s Press Release
Penang, 13 June 2017 – Boon Siew Honda Sdn Bhd (BSH) also launched the Honda PCX Smart in Blue, in addition to the premium NSS300 (click here for more of the NSS300). Both models aimed to provide the best premium riding experience to all Malaysian scooter enthusiasts.
About the New PCX
The Smart in Blue defines both the bike and its riders on different level. The whole concept of PCX is the focus on the convenience, handling and performance. Apart from that, the word “Smart” also points to the stylish look of the ride. The PCX will certainly be able to bring the rider into a long journey while looking smart.
BOON SIEW HONDA LAUNCHES NSS300 PREMIUM SCOOTER IN CARIBBEAN BLUE SEA High spec NSS300 set to conquer mid-size maxi scooter market
Text and pictures dapted from Boon Siew Honda Malaysia’s Press Release
Penang, 13 June 2017 – Boon Siew Honda Sdn Bhd (BSH) today launched its all new premium NSS300 high-spec mid-size scooter and compact Honda PCX Smart in Blue (click here for more details on the PCX), raising the bar in the scooter market as luxurious personal comfort motorcycles for easy daily commuting, blending agile performance with indulgent features. Both models aim to provide the best premium riding experience to all Malaysian scooter enthusiasts.
About the NSS300
We had the opportunity to ride the NSS300 at the Sepang International Circuit (of all places!) during BSH’s Buka Puasa event recently (click here for our report of the event). Every journo who rode the NSS300 came away surprised not only at its high level of comfort, but also its sweet handling around [...]
NEW EXCITING COLOURS FOR YAMAHA FZ150i – FROM RM 9,156.28More fizz for Malaysia’s favourite 150cc streetbike
Text and pictures adapted from Hong Leong Yamaha Motor’s Press Release
The Yamaha FZ150i has since become Malaysia’s favourite 150cc streetbike, since its inception as being the first electronically fuel injected 4-stroke motorcycle in our market.
The reasons for its popularly results from its reliability and exceptional fuel economy, which in turn made it the perfect motorcycle for the daily grind. There’ve been updates through its product cycle, but those changes were more cosmetics instead of complete changes to the FZ150i. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. In fact, Anita Yusof proved the reliability and hardiness of the FZ150i in withstanding some of the harshest conditions on Earth when she travelled around the world on [...]
Boon Siew Honda’s Berbuka Puasa Event with the MediaEvent also consisted of test rides for the media
Word and pictures by Wahid Ooi Abdullah
Opportunity for Boon Siew Honda (BSH) and media to touch base.
BSH also provided the opportunity to test ride their latest motorcycle on the track.
BSH executives and crew berbuka puasa (broke fast) together with the media.
BSH also confirmed their official participation in this year’s Art of Speed custom show.
5th June 2017, Sepang International Circuit – Local Honda motorcycle manufacturer, importer and distributor, Boon Siew Honda (BSH) invited members of the motorcycling media for a fun-filled afternoon on this day.
But instead of the usual berbuka puasa (breaking of fast) dinner, BSH also organised a mini-trackday, in which the media were provided the opportunity to sample Honda’s [...]
Boon Siew Honda announces new colors and stripes for new Honda MSX125Priced from RM11,128.94
Text and pictures by Boon Siew Honda
Honda’s MSX 125 is the epitome of a play bike: Lightweight, goes reasonably fast and cute. Good news is, Honda has given the MSX some pretty nifty updates.
The New Honda MSX125 comes with an LED headlight which projects a distinctive and ultra-modern face. In addition, 12-inch cast aluminum wheels with “Y” shaped spokes reduce unsprung weight for both front and rear suspensions. In terms of suspension quality, the 31mm fork roffers an improved damping feel throughout the stroke; contributed by the piston’s greater pressure-bearing area.
Recommended showroom price for the new Honda MSX125 is RM11,128.94 (GST included), but exclusive of road tax, insurance and registration. It also comes with a manufacturing warranty of 2 years or 20,000km (whichever comes first). The new MSX125 is available in four new fun color options of Candy Caribbean Blue Sea, [...]
The New Triumph Street Triple RS Set to Rule the StreetsTriumph has hit the nail on its head with this latest model
Review and pictures by Wahid Ooi Abdullah
Street Triple RS priced at a competitive RM 66,900.
The Street Triple range now features a new 765cc engine.
The Street Triple S produces 111 bhp.
The range topping Street Triple RS produces 121 bhp.
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Two of my favourite comedians are Harith Iskander and Russel Peters. [...]