2021 MotoGP: Malaysian GP at Sepang cancelled – paultan.org

News has been received the Malaysian round of the 2021 MotoGP is cancelled. Scheduled to run from 22nd to 24th October, the cancellation due to travel restrictions, quarantine and other factors was expected. The scheduled races for Philip Island, Australia, Buriram, Thailand and Japan were earlier cancelled and the Malaysian MotoGP at Sepang International Circuit was expected to follow suit. […]

» Read more

Project converting motorcycles to electric in Indonesia – paultan.org

Inline with its recent announcement to prohibit the sales of combustion engined vehicles by 2050, Indonesia plans to convert combustion engined motorcycles to electric. The pilot project has begun with 10 motorcycles undergoing such a conversion, with plans to have 90 units join this initial fleet by November 2021. Indonesia’s minister of energy Arifin Tasrif said the conversion will be […]

» Read more

Ducati Malaysia reopens showroom in Petaling Jaya – paultan.org

Resuming operations after relaxation of lockdown restrictions, Ducati Malaysia has reopened its showrooms across the country with all staff having received the required two Covid-19 vaccine doses. However, visitors to the showroom, whether for motorcycle or Ducati Performance accessory sales, are required to comply with standard operating procedures (SOP). They are required to show their personal digital vaccination certificate and […]

» Read more

Ola Electric of India to deliver Ola S1, S1 Pro electric scooter in October 2021 – pricing starts from RM4,562 – paultan.org

Quite possibly the highest tech electric scooter (e-scooter) you might find anywhere is the 2021 Ola Electric S1 and S1 Pro. While outwardly resembling much any e-scooter you might care to name, the Ola Electric machines comes equipped with technology more commonly found in not only bigger motorcycles but cars. Currently able to be reserved online for a booking fee […]

» Read more

30 minutes with Shafriman: Sepang CEO talks about the loss of Petronas sponsorship and moving forward – paultan.org

In a press conference with Malaysian media, Sepang International Circuit chief executive officer Azhan Shafriman Hanif reiterated that its efforts to develop national motorcycle racing talent from the grassroots up are still in place and will continue. With the ending of Petronas’s sponsorship, SIC will have no involvement with Sepang Racing Team (SRT) which will now become a separate entity. […]

» Read more

Petronas ends partnership with Sepang Racing Team – paultan.org

By mutual agreement, Petronas and Sepang International Circuit (SIC) have ended their partnership for sponsorship of the Petronas Sepang Racing Team. This will take effect at the end of the 2021 MotoGP season. In an official press statement, Petronas Head of Strategic Communications, Datin Anita Azrina Abdul Aziz said, We entered into this partnership with SIC to showcase our R&D […]

» Read more

2022 sees Bosch making motorcycle ABS in Thailand – paultan.org

With Malaysia’s ASEAN neighbour Thailand continuing to focus strongly on the automotive industry, 2022 will see Bosch producing motorcycle ABS systems in its Amata acility in Rayong, Thailand. Scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2022, Thailand will be the third motorcycle ABS international manufacturing site following Japan and India, reports Nation Thailand. This follows requirements by Thailand in […]

» Read more

2021 Vespa 75th Anniversary in Malaysia – Primavera 75th Anniversary at RM23,500, 300GTS at RM38,900 – paultan.org

After its worldwide launch in March, the 2021 Vespa 75th Anniversary is now in Malaysia. There are two versions on offer – the Vespa Primavera 75th Anniversary at RM23,500 and the Vespa GTS 75th Anniversary at RM38,900. Available only for the 2021 model year, the Vespa 75th Anniversary comes in a special “Giallo 75th” paint scheme, a throwback to the […]

» Read more

2022 BMW Motorrad R18 gets R18 Transcontinental and R18B Bagger variants, Marshall sound system – paultan.org

Joining the recently updated R18 and R18 Classic are the 2022 BMW Motorrad R18 Transcontinental and R18B Bagger variants in the Munich firm’s “Heritage” motorcycle lineup. Styling for the R18 Transcontinental and R18B follow traditional American cruiser motorcycle styling closely, with the Transcontinental setup as a touring rig complete with boxes and engine guard while the R18B a ‘bagger’ has […]

» Read more
1 2 3 4 5 23