REVIEW: YAMAHA MT-09 Tracer – Budget Sport Touring?

I had the opportunity to review the Yamaha MT-09 Tracer recently. There are praises and also some gripes.

While the bike may not be one that flattered me most, it has definitely set a precedence that a bike in its category can be as affordable. For someone my size, 5 foot 6 weighing at 45 kilograms, a bike weighing 31 stones and more surely does not match my physique. My biggest concern with big bikes has always been that I would probably drop the bike and not being able to pick it up.

The trick to not drop the motorcy

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NEWS: 2019 Yamaha X-Max With Two New Colours

Hong Leong Yamaha Motors Sdn. Bhd. (“HLYM”) has just announced two colour addition to their Yamaha X-Max model.

The 250cc four-stroke, liquid-cooled scooter now comes in matte blue and matte red.

Price remains unchanged at RM 21,255.00 excluding road taxes, insurance, and/or other charges. The two new colours are now available nationwide at Yamaha authorised dealers.

LAUNCHED: TVS Apache RTR200 4V Race Edition & Neo X3i

Originally from India, TVS has been a great success in its country of origin with over 30 million units sold through their four decades of manufacturing motorcycles. Today, Malaysia will have TVS motorcycles on our road thanks to Daju Motors Sdn Bhd who will be the official distributor here.

The motorcycles will be assembled in Indonesia and imported to Malaysia. Currently, we will have the RTR200 4V and a kapchai Neo X3i available in the market.

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NEWS: 2019 Yamaha NVX With New Livery

Hong Leong Yamaha Motor Sdn Bhd (“HLYM”) has just announced not one, not two, but three liveries for the new year! But that’s not all.

HLYM is also rolling out the 2019 version with upgraded rear absorbers that comes with sub-tank. This in turn will improve riding experience and comfort, it also complements the sporty look of the sporty-scooter now.

The three new graphics & colour choices are Race Blu, Fiery Red and Active Yellow.

The 2019 Yamaha NVX will be available at Yamaha authorized dealers nationwide from mid-December onward with a basic selling price of RM 9,988 (not inclusive of road tax, insurance, and any other charges.)