2023 Yamaha GT150 Fazer enters China market – paultan.org

Something of an engineering throwback is the 2023 Yamaha GT150 Fazer for the China market, priced at 13,390 Yuan (RM8,398). Nowhere near as sophisticated as other 150 cc models such as the Yamaha MT-15 and Yamaha XSR155, the GT150 Fazer nonetheless addresses a need in that market for a simple,

A police permit is not permission to hold a motorsports event in Malaysia, says MAM – paultan.org

After the recent tragedy in Pasir Salak, Perak, where a spectator was killed while watching a motorsports event, Motorsports Association of Malaysia (MAM) president Tan Sri Mokhzani Mahathir has come out to say the approval process for local motorsports events is flawed. Speaking at a motorsports event in Subang Jaya,

Harley-Davidson Malaysia auctions two limited edition Low Rider El Diablos – proceeds to local charities – paultan.org

Sold at auction were two 2023 Harley-Davidson (H-D) Low Rider El Diablo limited edition motorcycles. The special edition Low Riders, priced at RM172,900, went under the hammer for RM183,900 and RM179,900 respectively. The resulting proceeds of RM14,880 from the auction were donated to local charitable organisations. The sum was divided

2023 MotoGP: Yamaha unveils YZR-M1 racing livery – paultan.org

First of the MotoGP majors to show its racing livery for the 2023 racing season is Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP. With riders Fabio Quartararo and Franky Morbidelli, Yamaha will be looking to put the trials and tribulations of the 2022 MotoGP season behind and pursuing success on the 2023 Yamaha

Artroniq scores RM100 million, two-year contract to assemble Reevo electric bicycles in Malaysia – paultan.org

A RM100 million memorandum of agreement (MoA) extending over two-years has been awarded to Artroniq for the assembly of Reevo electric bicycles (e-bikes). Operations are expected to begin in February or March after the acquisition of a RM5 million facility in Batu Kawan, Penang. The Reevo e-bike brand is owned

2023 sees Indonesia subsidising sales of electric bikes – paultan.org

Beginning 2023 Indonesia plans to subsidise electric motorcycles to increase affordability and stimulate sales. Coordinating Minister of Maritime and Investment Affairs Luhut Pandjaitan said Indonesia is finalising the scheme which will see 6.5 million rupiah (RM1,833) put towards each individual purchase of an electric motorcycle with a similar scheme being

2022 EICMA: Suzuki V-Strom 800DE launched – paultan.org

Aside from the GSX-8S, another motorcycle from Suzuki made its appearance at the 2022 EICMA show, the Suzuki V-Strom 800DE. Retaining the looks of the original V-Strom, the 800DE is updated with modern conveniences including tiered LED headlights. The focus of the 800DE is its all-new engine, a parallel-twin displacing

2023 Yamaha Tracer 9 GT+ Sport – now with adaptive cruise control, Garmin navigation, unified brakes – paultan.org

Released for next year’s riding season is the 2023 Yamaha Tracer 9 GT+ Sport sports-tourer. The Tracer 9 GT+ Sport gets a major upgrade in the form of adaptive cruise control as well as a Unified Brake System. As the first ever Yamaha motorcycle to be installed with adaptive cruise

2023 Triumph Street Triple 765 – RS, R and Moto2 – paultan.org

Drawing on its Moto2 racing experience, English motorcycle maker Triumph has released the 2023 Triumph Street Triple lineup. The range comprises of the 765 Street Triple RS and R, and the limited edition 765 Street Triple Moto2. Engine power has been upgraded for the 765 RS and Moto2, with 128.2

2022 FIM MiniGP: Malaysia's Qabil Irfan scores in World Final, 4th in MiniGP riders' championship – paultan.org

At the conclusion of the 2022 FIM MiniGP World Champiomship in Valencia, Spain, yesterday, Malaysia’s Qabil Irfan stands fourth overall in the riders’ championship standings. Icing on the cake was his third place finish in the Super Final, third race of the day, after his fifth place finishes in races