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On January 14, House Bill 8822 or ‘An Act Allowing the Use of Motorcycles as Public Utility Vehicles’ was filed by Rep. Ruffy Biazon of the Lone District of Muntinlupa at the House of Representatives which seeks to amend the provisions of Republic Act 4136 (RA 4136) or the Land …

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Quezon City E-Tricycles

Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista has reportedly signed Ordinance 2768 which grants personal accident insurance for tricycle drivers and their passengers. “Tricycles are used for short-distance travels, but we cannot disregard the fact that these vehicles get into accidents as well. Mga ordinaryong manggagawa ang karaniwang sumasakay nito kaya iniisip …

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It was July 1, 2015 and my world stopped. I mean, it literally stopped. A severe allergic reaction to something I ate almost flat-lined my heart, and I realize how truly blessed I am to be given a second life by God. If not for a miracle, my love story …

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It’s quite unusual that there’s a sudden surge of interest in the off-road motorcycle scene, particularly ADV. Yup, adventure. It’s innate to have that particular urge to go out and explore the unknown, especially when you ride off-road with your best mate on your touring/adventure bikes. That is how we …

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Angkas

There is hope yet for motorcycle ridesharing service provider Angkas. Amid the implementation of a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) pending the final ruling of the Supreme Court (SC) on law enforcement operations against motorcycles for hire, Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade wants to form a Technical Working Group …

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Honda Goldwing

Honda Philippines, Inc. (HPI) is going bigger for 2019 as it has brought to our shores the latest Touring and Roadster big bike models, led by the Honda Goldwing 1800. Apart from the Goldwing, the three newest offerings are the Honda CB650R and Honda CB1000R.  The line-up of big bikes …

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Angkas

The operations of motorcycle ridesharing service provider Angkas has been suspended once again, this time by the Supreme Court (SC), after it handed down a temporary restraining order (TRO) based on a petition filed by the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) and the Department of Transportation (DOTr). The …

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Ducati Panigale V4

Christmas came early for Ducatistis, motorcycle enthusiasts and MotoGP followers as Ducati Philippines brought Ducati MotoGP rider and World Superbike Champion Carlos Checa in the country to spearhead the launching of the Ducati Panigale V4. Checa, together with European Women’s Supersport champion Rebecca Bianchi, Ducati Stock 1000 Cup rider Federico …

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Castrol Partner for Life

Castrol Philippines recently concluded its 2018 Partner for Life program at the Trinoma Activity Center in Quezon City, crowning Cebu-based mechanics from Super Racing Cycle Enterprise as the 2018 Castrol Super Mechanics. Mechanics Diomedes Cogay, Ernesto Gualiza, Roldan Cogay, and motorcycle shop owner Jonard Tan, garnered first place at this …

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Shell Bike Fair Manila 2018

After a successful kick-off in Baguio City last July, Shell Bike Fair 2018 recently held an epic finale at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay City with over 3,000 riders, bike club members, and motorcycle enthusiasts from different parts of the country in attendance. As Shell’s way of …

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Avid bike riders in the Metro know all too well how rare nearby off-road venues can be. Fortunately, there’s a new place in town that offers riders the chance to practice their sport–the Mitas KRB Offroad Track in Putting Bato, Brgy. Inarawan, Antipolo, Rizal. What began as a private motocross …

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Motorcycle License Plate

The House of Representatives has approved on its third and final reading House Bill No. 8419, also known as the “Motorcycle Crime Prevention Act,” which requires motorcycles to have bigger license plates that are readable “from a distance of at least 12 meters from the motorcycle.” The bill’s approval by …

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Carlos Checa

Ducati Philippines has announced that Ducati MotoGP rider and World Superbike Champion Carlos Checa will be in the Philippines for the event dubbed as the ‘Panigale V4 Experience’ which is set on November 21 to 23 at the Clark International Speedway in Pampanga. El cumpleaños es siempre un gran dia …

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Muntinlupa e-trike

The Department of Energy (DOE) recently turned over 150 e-tricycle units  to the City Government of Muntilupa through Mayor Jaime Fresnedi. According to the DOE, the ceremony highlights its effort to promote energy-efficient and alternative technologies in the transport sector. “The DOE is consistent in its drive of enhancing the energy …

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Castrol Super Mechanic

Now on its fifth year, Castrol Philippines is gearing up for its Partner for Life (PFL) Program’s National Final event happening on November 24, Saturday, at the Trinoma Activity Center in Quezon City. The culminating activity, which will hail the next batch of PFL national champions, is now open to …

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