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AIR21 brings in the first interactive driving simulator in the Philippines

Air21, one of the country’s largest freight and logistics companies, recently unveiled the TranSim™ VS6 Driver Training Simulator, as part of its comprehensive driver training module. The TranSim™ Simulator is a state-of-the-art replica of an actual vehicle compartment that perfectly simulates a vehicle’s physical and functional characteristics. Aside from hands-on guidance, it provides complete driving experience without risk to people ...

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Experience the world of orange with KTM motorcycles, test rides and stunt shows

  Experience the orange excitement as KTM unleashes test rides and stunts in a track near you! 1st stop: Feb 4, 2017 Cafe Racer, Ouano Ave., Mandaue City, Cebu 2nd Stop: Feb 11, 2017 – Bacolod 3rd Stop: Feb 18, 2017 – Alabang Wait for further details on other stops. KTM Ready to Race!!!  

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Lane Filtering is deemed safer, says Thai Riders; but still illegal here in the Philippines

https://www.facebook.com/ThailandTouringRider/videos/577047985786914/ Lane Filtering is safer, says Thailand Touring Riders, and advocated by professional riders. But it is still ILLEGAL here in the Philippines.  Read the rules and regulations of motorcycle use in full below: REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION & COMMUNICATION LAND TRANSPORTATION OFFICE ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. AHS-2008-015 Subject: RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR THE USE AND OPERATIONS OF ...

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KTM gets BOI nod to assemble motorcycles locally

Good news for us motorcycle buffs, especially KTM aficionados! The Board of Investments (BOI) has approved the application of KTM Asia Motorcycle Manufacturing Inc., a partnership between Ayala Corp. and Austria-based KTM AG, as a new participant in the country’s motor vehicle development program. KTM Asia will invest P290 million for local assembly operations and parts manufacturing. Operations start this ...

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MICHELIN: Tire age does not matter, Tire maintenance does!

When you buy tires for your vehicle, do you look at the manufacture date and buy the tire with the latest DOT (tire’s fabrication date) because you think newer is better? Chances are, you do. Used to reading food and medicine labels, we look for the manufacture or Best Before date because we have been conditioned to think there is ...

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Fueling passion with hard work: Pilipinas Shell partners with the BMW Car Club of the Philippines

​ Pilipinas Shell continues its drive to empower Filipino motorists through the alliance it has established with the BMW Car Club of the Philippines (BMWCCP). BMWCCP, the only car club in the country recognized by the BMW Group, is a non-profit automobile club that consists of individuals who share the same passion and vision in promoting motoring in the country. ...

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From the Web: CAFE RACER NINJA 750 BY HUGE DESIGN

I came across this piece from…where else but the Internet! Its very inspiring to run across a story of survival and improvisation. Making lemonade out of lemons, so to speak. Sometimes, its more beautiful, the second time around Bill Webb is an artist. He co-owns a Frisco agency called Huge Design, and he is also a motorcycle addict. His daily ...

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Learn from the best! California Super Bike School this February

Learn to ride competitively and responsibly, from the best!  Experience more at CODE R.a.c.e School-Philippines on February 16-17, 2017 California Superbike School February 18-19, 2017, at Clark International Speedway. Register now!!! Limited slots only. For registration and fees, please email cssphilippines@gmail.com

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Shell continues to power BMW cars and motorcycles in strengthened partnership

Pilipinas Shell solidifies its position as the official fuels partner and aftermarket lubricant supplier of BMW as it renews its collaboration with Asian Carmakers Corporation (ACC), the official importer and service provider of the premium automotive brand. Strengthening the alliance built in 2014, Shell continues its part in powering an improved driving experience for Filipino BMW drivers through its Shell-manufactured ...

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MNTC opens widened NLEX northbound lanes

The Manila North Tollways Corporation (MNTC), builder and operator of the North Luzon Expressway, recently opened the new northbound lanes, starting at the Dau to Sta. Ines areas in Mabalacat, Pampanga to accommodate the expected surge of holiday travelers. Formerly a two lane, side by side, area have been widened to become two lanes on both northbound and southbound directions. ...

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