GIVI Asia has reaffirmed their commitment with MotoGP team LCR Honda and has also announced a new sponsorship deal that will add the GIVI logo upon the bikes at team Honda Yuzy Pachie at the 2013 Petronas AAM Malaysian Cub Prix Championship that took place during the MotoGP test session at Sepang.
He was facing the greatest riders from all around the world. But with a strong determination in not to disappoint the fans at the home ground, local Moto 3 AirAsia-SIC-Ajo rider Zulfahmi Khairuddin defied the odds and made history by taking on the championship podium for the first time ever at the recent MotoGP 2012 held at Sepang International Circuit.
With the next round of MotoGP’s being just around the corner, preparations now are taking place at the Sepang International Circuit to host this world-famous motorbike showdown. Featuring some fantastic riders ready to put their reputation on the line like Casey Stoner, Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo, the forecasted weather suggests that it might rain this whole weekend, but that will not stop them in putting up a good show. Special thanks to Motul and High-N Lubricants for setting up the interview.
Amidst their hectic schedule and a busier weekend ahead, we were privileged to spend some time with the Yamaha Tech 3 riders, Andrea Dovizioso and Cal Crutchlow for a short media interview session at the Sepang International Circuit.
Alpinestars Reveals New One-Piece Tech-Air Air Bag Leathers and Jorge Lorenzo Pops in For an Autograph Session!
Well known motorcycle apparels and accessories manufacturer, Alpinestars revealed a new state of the art one piece leather racing suit that’s bustling with electronic features to enhance a rider’s safety should the worst occur. It’s none other than the Tech-Air Airbag System that provides not just a single inflation like an airbag system found in cars, but a second inflation as well.
It’s now coming up to October, and we all know what’s coming in October for our very own Sepang International Circuit (SIC), where the usual high-powered 4-wheeled racing machines get traded up for 2-wheeled crotch-rockets. That’s right, the Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix (MotoGP) will soon be upon us at Sepang, from 19th – 21st October 2012 and tickets can be bought at 37 participating Shell Stations nationwide.
Following Valentino Rossi’s 2-year stint with Ducati, the 33 year old Italian MotoGP superstar rider has finally had enough; only managing to secure 2 podium finishes during his tenure and is now looking to trade in his Italian red and white livery stead at Ducati for a more familiar shade of blue at Yamaha once again, come the end of the 2012 MotoGP season that is.
If you’re a crotch-rocket fan and depend highly on Shell’s motorcycle oils to keep that engine well maintained, then this should pique your interest as Shell Malaysia is in the midst of organising two exciting consumer activities that will run concurrently this year.
Crotch rocket enthusiasts rejoice, for if you’re an enthusiast for motorcycle racing, then make sure you tune into a programme that’s being aired every Thursday night on ESPN STAR Sports (ESS), hosted by one very dynamic and entertaining; Paula Malai Ali on show called 2 Wheels!
Malaysia’s own young and talented Moto3 rider, Muhammad Zulfahmi Khairuddin, isn’t short of confidence this year for the upcoming season as he displayed his 2-wheel skills at Jerez and Valencia last month by recording 10 impressive and personal best laps there.
Right before his season threatening crash during practise for the Italian Grand Prix, multiple time MotoGP World Champion Valentino Rossi openly expressed his interest to drive a third Ferrari in Formula One.