Articles about Yamaha

He and teammate Masato Fernando score a one-two finish in Race 1 of Round 5
Only five young riders from different countries have been chosen for the program
Filipinos really have a special place in the heart of motorcycle racing icon Valentino Rossi. In past MotoGP events, we have seen the nine-time grand prix world champion sporting the Philippine flag on his Yamaha YZR-M1 race bike on several
Congratulations, Yamaha!
Yamaha Motor Philippines (YMPH) has made quite the name for itself in the local motorcycle industry. Back in 2016, it celebrated a landmark one million motorcycle units produced in the Philippines. Just last week, it found itself in the midst of another
A first in the motorcycle industry
It only takes a short trip around the metropolis to see how far the motorcycle industry has gone. And these days, the challenge for manufacturers is to meet sky-high demands from both potential customers and current owners.That high demand also
“Do not follow the path of competitors”
The grand celebration of the entire workforce of Yamaha Motor Philippines (YMPH) for Yamaha's 64th anniversary last week was undoubtedly a spectacular feat. And the euphoria hasn't died down. Not yet.Coming from behind when it was established in 2007,
Matteo Guidicelli and three new brand ambassadors joined the grand celebration
Most people celebrate their birthdays with an intimate gathering of friends, family, and some close coworkers. Yamaha celebrated its birthday pretty much the same way-except this time, it wasn't just a few people meeting up over dinner, it was several
Will we soon see these at local dealerships, too?
The Philippine motorcycle market has seen several new arrivals in recent years-underbones and big bikes alike. Yamaha Motor Philippines, in particular, has added multiple offerings to its local lineup in 2019 alone. Well, that lineup might be experiencing a slight refresh
Is there anything more therapeutic than this?
There's something about night rides that's so therapeutic. Whether it's the reduced traffic on the road, the refreshing night air, or the sheer cool factor of roaring down the streets on your motorcycle while the city sleeps, the concept
This gorgeous yet compact naked pleasantly combines rideability and sportiness
A brief look at recent motorcycle launches might have you convinced that the Philippine market is clamoring for cruisers, cafe racers, and premium sports bikes. If those motorcycles are the new trend, is the naked bike out? Hardly.Naked street bikes are
Yamaha’s big-bike lineup just got bigger
The recent resurgence in classic and retro-styled bikes, combined with the rapid growth of the big-bike market, has caused motorcycle manufacturers like Yamaha to up their game. And what better way to meet market demand than to bring in two
Aerodynamics, weight factor and navigation are vital factors
Few events come close to what the Yamaha Sight Safe Run has achieved. In fact, the current 147.6km/L record set by Miguel Ocinar remains unbeaten.Of course, there were some who raised their eyebrows. How does such an astonishing feat
This dual sport machine was greatly missed by Pinoy trail riders
About a year ago, word spread that Yamaha had decided to stop the production of its hot-selling Serow 250 (XT250). The rumor was triggered by the long absence of the model from the Philippine market.Off-roading enthusiasts were taken aback
A very practical daily companion and a scarily efficient ride
As the recently concluded Yamaha Sight Safe Run leg in Bicol showed, the Sight 115 is a veritable monster when it comes to fuel efficiency. The current record holder posted a fuel-consumption figure of 147.6km/L on the 114cc moped,
The Japanese manufacturer knows how to earn and reward customer loyalty
There's no better way for a brand to win the loyalty of its customers than by treating them like family members. In recent years, this formula has proven itself to be effective for Yamaha Motor Philippines (YMPH), which continues to earn
Even short guys want big bikes, too
Big bikes are called such not just because of their large displacement, but because they're physically, um... big. This size doesn't bode well for us Filipinos, as many motorcycles out there are built for riders with the "average height" that
Surviving endless river crossings, lahar trails, and rocky passages
Days before the Metzeler Lahar Experience in Pampanga on April 17, 2019, one question kept repeating itself in my head: to join or not to join?Pre-Holy Week vacation anxieties, unbearable hot weather, lack of riding equipment, rusty trail-riding skills,
Take it from a lady rider's point of view
As a sharp little brother to Yamaha's racing steeds, the Sniper 150 is one of the most popular and coveted underbones in the country. Its popularity owes much to Yamaha's reputation for quality, the underbone racers that ride the bike
This devilish street fighter is equipped with slipper clutch
The Philippine small-bike market finds itself almost immediately associated with scooters and underbones, and it's not hard to see why: These practical city rides have become affordable for many people whose motorcycling activities have leveled up into a hobby and
The mighty two-wheeler will finally be available in the country
With the Red Brigade (Honda Philippines) and Team Green (Kawasaki Philippines) set to miss the upcoming 13th Inside Racing Bike Festival and Trade Show, Yamaha Motor Philippines (YMPH) is hell-bent on hogging the limelight at this year's staging of the
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