May 23rd, 2015 1:48 pm by eddy
Modenas has released a preview of a concept of a cafe racer style bike named the TTR200. As the name suggests, this bike comes with 200cc engine (or 213.4cc to be exact as in the specs sheet) in single-cylinder SOHC air-cooled configuration. The power can be estimated at 12.8kW at 8,500RPM with the torque at 14.7Nm at 7,500RPM. Read the rest of this entry »
May 20th, 2015 11:42 am by eddy
Kawasaki Motors Malaysia unveils lime green colour for the naked Z250SL for 2015. Before this, Kawasaki only offers Z250SL in black with red frame and orange with grey frame.
All the specs are not changed. Anyway, this is a nice colour for 2015.
May 20th, 2015 8:51 am by eddy
The low slung moped from Suzuki has been a great alternative for riders who are looking for something that is different. In Indonesia, the riders are lucky enough to get this smaller version of the Satria F150 that is the Satria F115 Young Star.
The noticeable difference that we can see is the use of plain two-piece suspension at rear as opposed to monoshock suspension on the Satria F150. One more difference that we can see is the absence of the rear brake disc which are now replaced by the drum brake. Read the rest of this entry »
May 19th, 2015 10:23 am by eddy
Hafizh Syahrin delivered another praiseworthy performance to finish Round 5 of the Moto2 World Championship ninth in the French Grand Prix at the Le Mans Circuit on Sunday.
The PETRONAS Raceline Malaysia rider completed the grueling 26-lap battle in 42’46.542s, improving by five positions having started the race 13th after Saturday’s qualifying.
Similar to the previous rounds, Hafizh enjoyed a smooth start but was slowed down by heavy traffic entering Turn 1. Although he was unable to improve his position immediately, he got a clean exit and gradually made his way up the field. Read the rest of this entry »
May 18th, 2015 10:02 pm by eddy
Suzuki is not being left out in making a special model for the MotoGP series which has been the pinnacle of motor racing in the world. Suzuki Ecstar MotoGP team piloted by Aleix Espargaro and Maverick Vinales inspire this livery. Blue is the iconic colour for Suzuki and this one really stands out.
The overall livery is in Suzuki blue colour and matched with a slight red on the bottom of the bike. There is also some attention given to the wheels with the application of the rim lining colour which we can relate to the Bridgestone style of differentiating the type of the tyre used in the race whether dry, intermediate or wet. Read the rest of this entry »