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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 …

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Retro style motorcyles seem to be making a comeback these days. The undeniable charm of the exposed gears of the bike matched with its rugged, vintage appearance makes you feel like 1940s Steve Rogers riding his bike into battle. The newly-released Yamaha XSR-155 naked retro is a bike with those …

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Desperate times call for desperate measures. This is the case for many commuters who hire the services of habal-habals found in social media. Blame it on our inefficient transportation system, but whatever the case, riding them can be a risky venture for passengers. The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board …

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Suzuki has literally showed its edge with the legendary Suzuki Katana being brought to the country. During the Philippine Moto Heritage Weekend at the Metrotent in Pasig City last weekend, Suzuki Philippines was proud to unveil the iconic Katana, following its introduction in EICMA last year. Prior to the public …

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The convenience that motorcycles provide is negated by the fact that they are more prone to accidents. From January to August 2018, the National Capital Region saw 14,707 motorcycle accidents, with 124 resulting in deaths. That’s almost five times more than bicycle fatalities in a given year. Unarguably, it is …

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The local government of Silang, Cavite has declared the section of Aguinaldo Highway in its jurisdiction as a helmet-compulsory or ‘No Helmet, No Travel‘’ zone. The declaration requires all motorcycle riders passing through the area to wear standard protective helmets while riding. The action was in accordance with the Republic …

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Heavy traffic, air and noise pollution, and road rage are some of the challenging realities every city dweller faces. Traveling on a motorcycle, therefore, has become a practical choice for many to help them overcome these daily struggles and to avoid sitting on congested roads for hours. To save time, …

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Lalamove, the leading on-demand delivery app, has partnered with one of the leading motorcycle dealers in the country, Transcycle and Powercycle. Through the partnership, Lalamove partner drivers can now acquire and upgrade their motorcycles and choose from a wide variety of motorcycle brands–Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki, and Yamaha. Lalamove partner drivers …

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Outgoing Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista on Monday, May 27, turned over 75 brand-new Yamaha NMax scooters to the Quezon City Police District (QCPD) to boost police patrol operations in the communities. Brig. Gen. Joselito Esquivel Jr., QCPD director, expressed his appreciation for the additional law enforcement resources the city …

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Keanu Reeves may not be a bad-ass action star that performs death-defying stunts; but this self-effacing actor has something up his sleeves that makes him a really cool dude. For one, he got to star at a cyberpunk science-fiction film named “The Matrix.” Two, he really knows how to choose …

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Angkas

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has given Motorcycle-hailing app Angkas the go-signal to resume operations under a six-month trial of draft regulations for motorcycle taxis. Angkas Head of Regulatory and Public Affairs George Royeca was assaying that under the six-month test run, the DOTr will inspect the safety and economic …

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Motorcycle License Plate

President Rodrigo Duterte has signed a law requiring bigger and more readable motorcycle license plates in order to prevent the use of such vehicles in the commission of crimes. In Republic Act 11235 or the ‘Motorcycle Crime Prevention Act’ signed by Duterte on March 8 and released to the media …

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Maxxis Philippines recently unveiled its latest addition to its motorcycle tire portfolio for the Philippines, the M-6161W. Fits underbone and moto street bikes, the M-6161W assures better mileage, stability, and traction for rider safety and convenience. Maxxis Philippines Chief Operating Officer Ronald Ang said that the all-new M-6161W features a directional …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is considering making exclusive the motorcycle lane along EDSA once the road diet proposal pushes through. The road diet proposal seeks to reduce the width of the lanes along EDSA by up to three meters to create a new lane for motorcycles. At present, …

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We love innovation–especially when it comes to motorcycles. Unlike four-wheeled vehicles, however, it’s harder to think of inventive ways to make these two-wheelers stand out and make its mark in global scene. So when Consumer Technology Association (CTA) opens up its stage for motorcycle innovations to take place, we immediately …

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