November 17th, 2013 11:20 pm by eddy
The popular Benelli TNT600 has got some lovin from Ottimo Motorworks with this custom belly pan to protect the bike from stone and chips hitting the exhaust and the engine.
Still under testing by Ottimo Motorworks and estimated to be priced at RM190. Check it out at: https://www.facebook.com/OttimoMotorworks
November 17th, 2013 9:32 pm by eddy
Hafizh Syahrin just finish the Moto2 race at CEV Repsol Valencia for the No.1 podium finish. A great performance by a great rider.
Image credit to Team Stylobike
November 16th, 2013 9:15 pm by eddy
Anyone who was old enough to ride a motorcycle in the 1970s will remember the fanfare that greeted the launch of the original Yamaha SR models. Inspired by the dual purpose XT500 which was launched a few years earlier, the single cylinder SR400 and SR500 were announced in 1978, and went on to become some of Yamaha’s most popular and enduring models.
With their relaxed torque output, slim and agile chassis design and classic styling, the Japanese-market SR400 and European-market SR500 became firm favourites with enthusiasts who were looking for a simple machine that captured the very spirit of sports motorcycling. In many European countries including Germany, Austria and Belgium, groups of SR500 owners formed enthusiasts’ clubs, many of which still run to this day. To underline its appeal, the SR500 went on to win consecutive ‘Moto of the Year’ awards from Germany’s Motorrad magazine – one of the highest circulation motorcycle titles in Europe. During the same period the bike was establishing a cult following in Europe and Japan, with many SR models being handed down from father to son. Read the rest of this entry »
November 16th, 2013 7:44 pm by eddy
ALL-NEW YAMAHA MT-07
The MT story continues for 2014 as Yamaha announce the launch of the all-new MT-07, an agile roadster with exciting torque levels that reinforces Yamaha’s expanding MT line-up. Its overall style, emotional engine character and engaging qualities fit perfectly into the ‘Dark Side of Japan’ MT family.
Featuring an all-new 689cc inline 2-cylinder engine producing strong torque, and equipped with a light and compact backbone-type tubular frame, the MT-07 is a sporty motorcycle that is clearly aimed at inspiring many riders throughout Europe by bringing fun, passion and excitement back to motorcycling at an affordable level.
Yamaha’s new MT-07 is one motorcycle that cannot be defined or classified by its specification figures alone. For the record, the figures for this new model that everybody wants to look at straightaway are 74.8PS, 68Nm@6,500 RPM, and 179kg wet weight (Dry weight 164kg). Read the rest of this entry »
November 15th, 2013 7:26 pm by eddy
Always a good update from BLH Motor in Melaka. You guys in Melaka should try to check out their shop. This time they have update us about the 2014 livery for 135LC and 135LC ES.
A good look on the brochure shows 3 colour variant for both of the bike. The 135LC got Red, White and Blue/Black colour. The 135LC ES 5-speed got Grey, Black and Silver/Blue colour to choose for.
I’m waiting for a higher resolution picture of this bike soon. If you got one, send it to our FB fan page!