Ducati Malaysia (Next Bike Sdn Bhd) maintained its steady momentum with the second half of 2014 looming with the launch of its most performance-oriented Ducati Monster variant yet – the 1200 at an event held today at Monkey Garage Café, Bangsar. Present at the event were En Nik Danial Nik Mahmood, Vice President of NAZA Two Wheels & Four Wheels Division and Mr. CW Juan, General Manager of Next Bike Sdn Bhd. Ducati Monster 1200 comes with 135hp at 8,750RPM and 116.6Nm at 7,250 RPM . The more powerful version of the Monster 1200 carry the S insignia that gives out 145hp and 124.7Nm for a rider who are hungry for more power.
“The latest incarnation of the ever iconic Ducati Monster is a very important model to Ducati and Next Bike Sdn Bhd. To date, many have found homes in Malaysia. We aim to sell 100 – 120 units of this Monster 1200 family in 2014,” said Datuk Wira Hj SM Faisal Tan Sri SM Nasimuddin, Joint Group Executive Chairman of NAZA Group of Companies. Continue reading “2014 Ducati Monster 1200 and Monster 1200 S unveiled in Malaysia by Next Bikes Sdn Bhd – 1200 RM106,888, 1200 S RM119,888”
Ducati Malaysia introduced the champion of its current range, the 1199 Panigale Championship Edition, at the Welcome Centre of the Sepang International Circuit, in conjunction with Round 6 of the World Superbike Championship (WSBK) being held in Malaysia over the weekend.
Making the event even more thrilling was the fact that it is the first time the World Superbike Championship has been held in Asia and the Ducati Superbike team riders, Chaz Davies and Davide Giugliano, were present to unveil the bike that has created such a buzz amongst biking enthusiasts. Continue reading “2014 Ducati 1199 Panigale Championship Edition – only 10 units – RM160,888”
The aspirations of BMW Motorrad with regard to future generations of boxer-powered roadsters take concrete, emotionally charged shape at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2014 in the form of the BMW Concept Roadster. Last year BMW Motorrad presented the BMW Concept Ninety here – a modern interpretation of a classic BMW motorcycle with boxer engine that demonstrated just how emotional a retrospective on 90 years of BMW Motorrad can be. “By contrast, the contemporary emotional appeal of the BMW Concept Roadster shows that, as far as BMW is concerned, motorcycling is much more than just perfect function,” explains Edgar Heinrich, Head of BMW Motorrad Design.
Classic values interpreted in modern style.
The BMW Concept Roadster is a typical BMW roadster with a powerful 2-cylinder boxer engine, single-sided swing arm with cardan drive and a light tubular space frame. It interprets these classic elements in the most state-of-the-art, dynamic form. “The BMW Concept Roadster is exciting to look and at least as exciting to ride,” says Ola Stenegard, Head of Vehicle Design BMW Motorrad, of the BMW Concept Roadster. Continue reading “2014 BMW “Concept Roadster” – BMW Roadster Revolution for the world to take notice”
A little late to write about this news but here it is. BMW Motorrad has unveiled two interesting bike that has been talked about a lot in Internet sphere. Here comes the BMW R nineT and BMW S 1000 R.
BMW R nineT is a new bike made to celebrates 90 years of BMW Motorrad. It is powered by the classic flat boxer twin engine like the one that has been fitted to 1932 BMW R 32. It is not the same engine, but the same engine configuration. The nineT employs the 1,170 cc air/oil-cooled boxer unit. It produces 81 kW (110 hp) at 7,750 rpm and musters up a maximum torque of 119 Nm (88 lb-ft) at 6,000 rpm. Continue reading “2014 BMW R nineT (RM115,000) and S 1000 R (RM95,800) has arrived to Malaysia – one retro and one roadster”
Suzuki Malaysia has brings us officially four big bikes to their line-up. It is a good time to see Suzuki GSX-R1000 that has been one of the best sports bike available officially in Malaysia. The four bikes are Suzuki GSX-R1000, Suzuki Hayabusa, Suzuki GSX-1250FA and Suzuki V-Strom 100 ABS. Continue reading “2014 Suzuki Hayabusa (RM99,000), Suzuki GSX-R1000 (RM96,900), Suzuki GSX-1250FA (RM72,900) and Suzuki V-Strom 1000 ABS (RM79,999) Officially Arrived to Malaysia”
If this image were true, this could be an honour to Malaysia to receive this special edition of the KTM Super Duke R 1290. We already know that KTM expanding its market to Asian and we can see that Malaysia is chosen as the first country to receive The Beast – Super Duke R 1290. 2 more pictures after the jump: Continue reading “2014 KTM Super Duke R 1290 Malaysia Edition – estimated RM133k”
Just a few weeks to go before the start of the 2014 Superbike World Championship and at the Australian circuit of Phillip Island on 23 February, Ducati Superbike Team has been officially presented to fans, enthusiasts and press in an exclusive live streaming event from the Ducati Auditorium in Borgo Panigale.
The 2014 season will see the return of Ducati (the winners of 31 world titles in World Superbike, composed of 17 Manufacturers and 14 Riders titles) in an official capacity to the World Superbike Championship. Ducati will also re-establish its collaboration with Feel Racing, the logistical and organisational structure based in Crespellano, in the province of Bologna, a relationship that was interrupted in 2010, the last year in which the Bologna-based manufacturer participated in the production-derived series as a factory team. Continue reading “2014 Ducati Superbike Team with 1199 Panigale machine unveiled – Chaz Davies #7, Davide Giugliano #34”
It’s the limited edition superbike that’s caught the eye of ardent bikers, motorcycle enthusiasts and the elite all over the world and now, courtesy of Next Bike Sdn Bhd (Ducati Malaysia), the Ducati 1199 Superleggera has made a grand appearance in Malaysia! Continue reading “Ducati Malaysia Unveils World’s Lightest Superbike ever created – Limited Edition Ducati 1199 Superleggera – RM 488,888”
Ducati introduce the iconic model’s latest generation with the 2014 Monster 1200 and 1200 S. Powered by the formidable, Superbike-derived 1198 Testastretta 11° DS engine with an enhanced set-up for mid-range power delivery and rideability, the brand new flagship of the family presents an entirely new chassis and muscular design fully integrated with Ducati’s latest technologies. High-spec brakes, suspension, single-sided swingarm and lightweight wheels combine with Ducati’s best-yet ergonomics to offer the Italian manufacturer’s most attractive Monster ever. Super comfortable and introducing an innovative adjustable seat height, the model also combines 8-level traction control, 3-level ABS and 3-level Ride-by-Wire into Ducati’s user-friendly, press-button Riding Modes. Continue reading “2014 Ducati Monster 1200 and 1200 S – 135hp 1198 Testastretta 11° DS Superbike-derived engine”