Insider » Latest Posts » News » Local News » Local Motorcycle News

Weeks after the highly-anticipated ADV 150 was released to the Philippine market, Japanese motorcycle titan Honda brings another scooter offering, expanding their urban warrior segment. Another much-awaited model, Honda Philippines Inc. (HPI) finally dropped the drapes for the official launching of the Honda Airblade 150. First introduced in Vietnam in …

READ MORE

General Manager Keiichi Suzuki has assumed a new role for Suzuki Philippines Incorporated (SPH), with bigger shoes to fill. As announced by the SPH, Suzuki, who previously held the position as director for the automobile division, will hold the new post as Vice President for the company. “Apart from managing …

READ MORE

Motorcycle enthusiasts brace yourselves, because the 2020 Honda Air Blade scooter is scheduled to be unveiled in the Philippines this weekend. First unveiled in Vietnam last December 18, the new Air Blade boasts a complete redesign that upholds practicality above all else. From the large capacity utility box under the …

READ MORE

India’s TVS Motor Company, which entered the Philippine bike market in 2018, is adding to two bikes to its local lineup—the Dazz Prime scooter and XL100 Premium moped. The addition brings the total of TVS bike models available in the country to four, after the TVS Dazz and TVS King, …

READ MORE

If there are a few motorcycle models that dominates the Philippine roads today, one of it probably is a Yamaha Mio. The Yamaha Mio lineup consists of four models: The Yamaha Mio Sporty which starts at Php 67,900, the Yamaha Mio i 125/S that is priced at Php 71,900, the …

READ MORE

Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) held the formal groundbreaking ceremony for its dealership at the progressive city of Bacoor in Cavite. Bacoor City, strategically-located 15 kilometers southwest of Manila on the southeastern shore of Manila Bay, has been considered as one of the fastest-growing gateways to metropolitan Manila. With the rapid …

READ MORE

China truckmaker Dongfeng is slowly increasing its footprint within the Philippines as they have recently opened their second dealership. Pilipinas Autogroup, Inc. (PAI)–the local distributor for Dongfeng trucks–has opened its Isabela showroom and service center. In partnership with Auto Ten Trade and Services, the Dongfeng Isabela dealership is bound to …

READ MORE

Months after Japanese motorcycle giant Honda revealed the ADV 150 and Genio scooters, here they go again with another offering in the country. Honda Philippines Inc., the number one motorcycle manufacturer in the country, has just revealed the All-New Supra GTR 150 (no relation the supercars from carmakers Nissan or …

READ MORE

Harley-Davidson Motor Company, through its authorized Philippine dealer, Harley-Davidson of Manila, has announced the coming of their latest addition in their Touring range, the Electra Glide™ Standard. The Electra Glide™ Standard leads the pack of the 2020 model offers of Harley-Davidson in the Philippines. The Electra Glide™ Standard will be …

READ MORE

Honda Philippines, Inc. (HPI), the number one motorcycle manufacturer in the country, through Honda Foundation, Inc., the corporate social responsibility arm of the Honda Group of Companies, recently donated motorcycle units to Philippine Red Cross (PC) to help mobilize and support its advocacies. Last November 7, the Honda Philippines team, …

READ MORE

Honda Philippines, Inc., the number one motorcycle manufacturer in the country, gears up anew for next year’s action-packed Honda Pilipinas Dream Cup (HPDC) as it announces the tryouts for the new breed of riders, happening on December 14 at the Clark International Speedway in Mabalacat, Pampanga. The tryouts for the …

READ MORE

After Carmudi Philippines reported the arrival of the all-new Traviz, Isuzu Philippine Corporation, the official local distributor, have officially unveiled it. Coined from the words Transport, Trading Transcend, and Biz (shortened term for Business, the all-new Traviz is said to combine the traits of all Isuzu vehicles, fuel efficiency, capacity, …

READ MORE

The Motorcycle Development Program Participants Association, Inc. (MDPPA), an association of the country’s four major motorcycle manufacturers–Honda Philippines Inc., Kawasaki Motors (Phils) Corp., Suzuki Philippines Inc., and Yamaha Motor Philippines Inc.–held its first road safety summit at the TESDA-KorPhil Training Center in Tibungco in Davao City last October 19. The …

READ MORE

While talks about sub-400cc motorcycles being allowed inside expressways are ongoing, the Toll Regulatory Board is providing another option. During the press conference for the ‘Safe Trip Mo Sagot Ko’ Thursday morning, TRB Executive Director Abraham Sales said that his agency is recommending that riders for those on 400cc vehicles and …

READ MORE

Leading food delivery platform GrabFood launched its expansion into Bacolod City on Tuesday, October 22, making it its 35th location in the Philippines in less than a year. GrabFood is one of the features of Grab, a popular mobile application positioned as Southeast Asia’s “everyday everything app.” During the launch …

READ MORE