Jonathan Rea tops final day of pre-season testing at Portimao

Jonathan Rea tops final day of pre-season testing at Portimao

WorldSBK and WorldSSP riders completed the final day of testing around Autodromo do Algarve in Portimao, which hosted from 27th-28th January the final two-day European pre-season test before the 2019 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship season will kick off in Australia next month. A stronger wind blew at the Portuguese rollercoaster race track, but riders…

Boon Siew Honda launches 3 new models for 2019 1st-quarter

Boon Siew Honda launches 3 new models for 2019 1st-quarter

Boon Siew Honda (BSH) has announced its strategies for 2019 as it aims to be the leading brand in the motorcycle industry in Malaysia while setting the benchmark in each motorcycle segment through its product offerings and strong brand positioning this year. Its first strategy of the year was the unveiling of the brand’s Year…

2019 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-636R and Ninja ZX-10RR debut @ 2018 KLIMS

2019 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-636R and Ninja ZX-10RR debut @ 2018 KLIMS

Great news for Kawasaki big bikes enthusiasts – Team Green’s eagerly-awaited Model Year 2019 Ninja-series of motorcycles, the Ninja ZX-636R and Ninja ZX-10RR, have just made their debut in Malaysia during the ongoing 2018 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS) which is held at MITEC. Both bikes were unveiled by Kawasaki Motors (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd…

PCX Hybrid, Forza and 2019 CBR1000RR Fireblade Debut at KLIMS 2018

PCX Hybrid, Forza and 2019 CBR1000RR Fireblade Debut at KLIMS 2018

The 2018 Kuula Lumpur Motor Show (KLIMS), which is being held at MITEC for the first time, saw Boon Siew Honda (BSH) unveiling new motorcycles that are yet to be on sale in the local motorcycle market – the PCX Hybrid, Forza and the 2019 CBR1000RR Fireblade. Combined, the three bikes present a feast for…

EICMA Show: 2019 Honda CB650R made its debut

EICMA Show: 2019 Honda CB650R made its debut

Honda brings a fresh new approach to the ultra-competitive naked middleweight arena, with the Neo Sports Café styling of the Honda CB650R. The classically- Honda four-cylinder engine propels a lightweight chassis with high-revving brio, and premium specifications throughout include 41mm Showa SFF USD fork, radial-mount four-piston brake calipers, Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC), assist/slipper clutch…

EICMA Show: Honda unveils 2019 edition of the CBR500R

EICMA Show: Honda unveils 2019 edition of the CBR500R

Honda’s fully-faired CBR500R – launched in 2013 alongside the naked CB500F and adventure-styled CB500X – gives a genuine sporting energy to its fun-focused twin-cylinder ‘light middleweight’ trio. Suitable for riders looking to move up from a smaller machine, it instils the excitement of sports bike ownership into every ride yet also delivers sensible running costs, making…

Honda NSR150RR: Rebuilt from junk status and ready to ride for RM5,800

Honda NSR150RR: Rebuilt from junk status and ready to ride for RM5,800

During the reign of 2-stroke motorcycles in Malaysia, one particular sports motorcycle stands out from the rest. That motorcycle is none other than the Honda NSR150RR, wholly assembled in Thailand and imported into Malaysia by Boon Siew Honda (BSH). The NSR150RR’s entry into Malaysia from 1997 was timely as it was during the reign of…

Behold the new Ducati Panigale V4 R Debuts with 217hp & Winglets

Behold the new Ducati Panigale V4 R Debuts with 217hp & Winglets

Ducati, the Italian motorcycle manufacturer has unveiled the 2019 Panigale V4 R, complete with winglets and a massive 217hp, despite having a smaller engine capacity of 998cc than this year’s Panigale V4 S, which is set at 1100cc. The new Panigale V4 R is built for WorldSBK homologation, and as such, this Ducati will surely…

Honda Africa Twin now available in Matt Ballistic Black Metallic

Honda Africa Twin now available in Matt Ballistic Black Metallic

For the latest color update, the standard variant model of the Africa Twin will now features the Matt Ballistic Black Metallic to complement the existing color palettes available in the AT line-up to the Malaysian buyers. The new color would further entice the visual appearance of the Africa Twin by providing a subtle yet stylish…

2019 Moto Guzzi V85 TT has been announced

2019 Moto Guzzi V85 TT has been announced

The new Moto Guzzi V85 TT has just been officially announced by Piaggio Group a day ahead of this year’s INTERMOT Show held in Germany. Despite the unveiling, Moto Guzzi is still reluctant of sharing more about the new motorcycle when it comes to specs on the V85 TT, choosing instead to wax poetically about…

Suzuki Katana finally breaks cover at 2018 Intermot

Suzuki Katana finally breaks cover at 2018 Intermot

The Suzuki Katana is back after its unveiling at this year’s INTERMOT show, as the 2019 Suzuki Katana takes an old classic looks, and making it looks new again to blend in with the 21st-Century. Whether it looks great for Suzuki Katana enthusiasts, I will leave it to them to figure that out. Underneath that…