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A reminder to our commuting public, and a warning to UBER and GRAB Taxis.

  Please be aware of a LTFRB warning for all people patronizing Uber and GRAB taxis this holiday season. There have been reports of overcharging by both companies, taking advantage of the holiday rush. Insist on a quote before confirming and riding either Uber or Grab. This is to discourage “Price Surges” or increase in fares without consultation or approval ...

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FIM ASIA SUPERMOTO CHAMPIONSHIP 2016: GABIT IS ASIA SUPERMOTO CHAMPION

Muhd. Habibullah Saleh, more popularly known as “Gabit” rode two masterful races to win his first FIM Supermoto Championship. The weekend had started on a somewhat awkward for Gabit. He had been strong throughout the practice sessions in the precious rounds, having regularly notching the best top-three times, but seemed to lack the pace this weekend. Instead, he posted the fifth and sixth ...

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YAMAHA MOTOR PHILIPPINES CELEBRATES ITS ONE MILLIONTH PRODUCT

Yamaha Motor Philippines Inc. ushered in the holiday season by celebrating a milestone by reaching its 1 millionth unit which, incidentally, was a Yamaha Mio I 125 in its head office factory facility. The company began its journey in the Philippines on October 2007 and opened their first Yamaha 3s Shop on May 2008. On March 30, 2009 marked the grand opening ...

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MOTOSALE, Dec 16-19!!! Up to 50% off on select items!!

Get ready for serious shopping at Motoworld Philippines, MotoMarket Philippines, MotoStyle Philippines, and Dainese Manila stores from Dec. 16-19, 2016 for our YEAR END SALE! We’ll be pushing the limits in the spirit of giving with GREAT DEALS and premium quality items up for grabs! For the list of participating stores, please follow the link… http://motoworld.com.ph/list-of-stores/

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Fun and Games mark the 3-day AFF Suzuki Cup 2016

  AFF Suzuki Cup 2016 title sponsor Suzuki Philippines (SPH) got avid football fans into the groove with fun games and activities during the group games held at the Philippine Sports Stadium recently. With the excitement brought about by the Philippine debut in hosting the AFF Suzuki Cup, over 1,000 motorcycle club members, 500 Suzuki car club enthusiasts and 1,300 ...

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MDPPA highlights road safety tips this holiday season

Christmas Season is here!   Filipino shoppers are shopping from mall to mall, scouting for gift ideas, hanging out in restaurants, and congesting roads.  The flurry of activity, however, inevitably increases the probability of road crashes and accidents during this merry season. This Christmas, prevent misfortune from spoiling your holidays with these tips from Magnus Mateo, Road Safety Committee Vice Chairman ...

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MDPPA’s ‘Helmets Save Lives’ goes to Northern Manila for sticker campaign

Motorcycle Development Program Participants’ Association (MDPPA), the Philippines’ premier group of motorcycle manufacturers, headed North of Metro Manila for the second leg of its ‘Helmets Save Lives’ stickering campaign on November 9. As part of its road safety advocacy, MDPPA distributed 600 ‘Helmets Save Lives’ stickers, banners, and road safety manuals to select motorcycle dealerships in Caloocan:  Minerva Trading House ...

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Another Top Podium Finish for Team Suzuki Pilipinas as the SAC Concludes its run

Team Suzuki Pilipinas once again made the country proud as they conclude the Race 2 of the last leg of the Suzuki Asian Challenge (SAC) at the top spot. The Philippine national anthem was played for the first time at the Chang International Circuit in Buriram, Thailand as Mario Borbon gave the Philippines its very first win in motor sports. ...

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Wish List: 5 Pint-Sized Motorcycles for 2017

The past decade showed the surge of “underbones” or “150cc-and-under” motorcycles in the Philippine market. Now almost 4 million units and counting, it has been the staple of “Juan Manggagawa” as the alternative to commuting to and from work. Even women and students now use these small bikes, as it has been more affordable than ever, with minimal down payment ...

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A special day for motorcycle riders at Pilipinas Shell

Every day, thousands of motorcycle riders ply the streets, a number of whom are unsung heroes. They are the hardworking messengers who deliver letters and special packages all day. On days when people can’t prepare their meals, food deliverymen brave heavy traffic and unforgiving weather to bring hot meals straight to their customers’ dining tables. Reliable tricycle drivers can also ...

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