2015 Yamaha YZF-R25 at Shell Advance Malaysian MotoGP, Sepang

October 26th, 2014 11:08 am by

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HLYM has bring to our shore this 2015 Yamaha YZF-R25 for preview at Shell Advance Malaysian MotoGP in Sepang. The bike is looking very gorgeous with nice Movistar Yamaha livery. Will be made available to Malaysian riders this Q1 2015. Check out the gallery after the jump:  Read the rest of this entry »

Shell Advance MotoGP Sepang Starting Grid for Moto3, Moto2 and MotoGP

October 26th, 2014 10:47 am by

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Marc Marquez starts on MotoGP pole position with the timings below 2.00 minute, 1’59.791, along with Dani Pedrosa at 1’59.973. Sepang Circuit as known to be a circuit that is hard to break the 2.00 minute barrier.

Moto2 sees Esteve Rabat to start on the pole grid followed by Mika Kllio on the 2nd position. Sandro Corteses starts on 3rd position. Hafizh Syahrin starts on 18th position while Azlan Shah starts on 29th position.

Moto2 pole position is handled by Jack Miller from Australia followed by John McPhee. Jakub Kornfeil starts on 3rd position. The best grid for our national rider is 16th position by Hafiq Azmi. Ramdan Rosli on the 21th position, followed by Zulfahmi Khairuddin on 22th position. Hafiza Rofa starts on 31st position.  Read the rest of this entry »

Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup Sepang Race 1 taken by homegrown Shafiq Rasol

October 25th, 2014 10:23 pm by

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A very interesting race opens today with the great riding by our homegrown hero, Shafiq Rasol, who wins the Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup on the Race 2. He was on the leader pack of 4 riders who are fighting for the top position which consists of Date, Toba and Kunimine.

Impressive and in control Shafiq Rasol riding style makes him stays on the pack all the way to the last lap in a race of exchanging position on the last 5 lap. Shafiq is on 3rd position on the last lap but he manages to take the corner and beat the two riders ahead to secure his podium wins.

The win of Shafiq Rasol means that this is the first non-Japanese wins in SAATC. More meaningful since this is achieved in his own country.

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Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup is a great race to really test the skills of a rider since the bike is only contributed from one manufacturer, Honda, with the model NSF250R. All of the specs of bike is the same.

Hoping for a great results coming from Shafiq for the Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup in Race 2.

Second photo is from asiatalentcup.com

Round 17 – Sepang: Moto3 Qualifying – Pole – Jack Miller, 16th – Hafiq Azmi, 21st – Ramdan Rosli, 22nd – Zulfahmi and 31st – Hafiza Rofa

October 25th, 2014 2:26 pm by

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Jack Miller manages to grab the pole for the Moto3 race. He lapped 2’12.450 with the top speed of 224.3km/h. Our national rider, Hafiq Azmi manages to get 16th position which is the best among the four. On 21th position is Ramdan Rosli, 22th is Zulfahmi Khairudin and 31th Hafiza Rofa.  Read the rest of this entry »

Shell Advance Ultra with PurePlus technology unveiled in Sepang, Malaysia – first motorcycle oil made from natural gas – available in Jan 2015

October 24th, 2014 8:33 pm by
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Shell Malaysia Trading MD Tuan Haji Azman Ismail (3rd from left) with Shell Lubricants Global Marketing GM Andrew Hepher and Motorcycle Oil Tech Manager Leo Kin Mun at the new Shell Advance Ultra soft launch

Shell provided a sneak peek into the Shell PurePlus Technology that will soon be incorporated into the Shell Advance Ultra premium motorcycle oils. This technology produces a high quality base oil from natural gas, instead of crude oil, yielding superior performing lubricants. The combination of these base oils and advanced additive technology will produce Shell Advance Ultra premium motorcycle oils with improved performance benefits.

Shell PurePlus Technology is a revolutionary gas-to-liquid (GTL) process, developed over 40 years of research that converts natural gas into crystal-clear base oil with virtually none of the impurities found in crude oil. The base oil is produced at the Pearl GTL plant in Qatar, a partnership between Shell and Qatar Petroleum, and the world’s largest source of GTL products today. GTL base oil provides enhanced viscosity, friction and volatility performance compared to more prominently used traditional base oils made from crude oil. Through the integration of the gas value chain in Qatar and Shell’s global Lubricants Supply Chain, Shell Advance Ultra with PurePlus Technology will be made available to motorcyclists in Malaysia from January 2015.   Read the rest of this entry »