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2014 KTM RC125 launched in Linz, Austria

Monday, August 4th, 2014

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The Race Competition series full-fairing street legal supersports machine, KTM RC125, has been launched in its homegrown Linz, Austria.
It is based from the Duke 125 which is a popular entry level beginner bike in Europe and some parts of the world.
It got all the sweet parts including the WP-Suspension 43mm USD front fork derived from RC8 R, ByBre 300mm brake system and iconic orange lightweight Trellis frame.  (more…)

HJC CL-ST II full face helmet – branded but affordable at RM380

Monday, August 4th, 2014

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HJC CL-ST II could be one of the most affordable full face helmet that you can get for RM380. There few more brands that are more affordable like the LS2 and KYT, but HJC is known for their sponsorship for Lorenzo in MotoGP. Quality coming from HJC is always high but maybe a little heavier than the top of the range model.

Via: KHM Kian Huat FB

Spyshot: Yamaha Exciter 150 FI in Vietnam

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

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A spyshot of the elusive Yamaha Exciter 150 FI has been snapped on Vietnam. Based from tmcblog, this spyshot tallies with the spyshot from Indonesia for the upcoming Yamaha Jupiter MX King 150 FI.
In Malaysia, Exciter or Jupiter MX is named as 135LC and there has been rumors about this bike is going to be fuel-injected and equipped with bigger engine. From the picture, we can still see the Exciter 150 FI follows the moped style design which can fit the box on the centre. This is good considering practicality is also being taken care when Asians choosing a bike.  (more…)

2015 Kawasaki Ninja 250 Special Edition – fresh livery and upgraded assist slipper clutch for more fun – JPY620,460

Friday, August 1st, 2014

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Kawasaki Japan has prepared this beautiful livery for 2015 for the popular Kawasaki Ninja 250 with this Special Edition series. Even after the introduction of the 1-cylinder 250SL, Kawasaki are still focusing their effort on this higher performance Ninja 250 2-cylinder machine. There the colour that has given fresh livery that is the blue/black, grey/black and white/lime green. The one in colour blue is not the common colour you can see coming from the Kawis, but now it has come and it has come with a great design. There is also wheel lining in the matching blue colour to add the overall one of the 2015 Kawasaki Ninja 250 Special Edition.  (more…)

KTM RC390 and RC200 coming to Malaysia this October 2014

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

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Just a little bit late than rumored earlier for the launch in Q2 2014, now we are getting closer to see the arrival of the Race Competition series from KTM in October.
As featured in Harian Metro today, Eurotech is predicting to sell about 5,000 units of the bike soon. Based on this number, I can guess that KTM has already studied their competitors and the market in Malaysia and the 5,000 units can mean that this bike going to be competitively priced along with the supersports style Honda CBR250R and Kawasaki Ninja 250SL.
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