Senator asks why PMVIC was ‘roused from the dead’Senator asks why PMVIC was ‘roused from the dead’
Senator asks why PMVIC was ‘roused from the dead’

Senator Ralph Recto is not happy with the new PMVIC inspection required by LTO in areas where one is already operating.

DOTr clarifies ‘mandatory visual inspection’ of new memoDOTr clarifies ‘mandatory visual inspection’ of new memo
DOTr clarifies ‘mandatory visual inspection’ of new memo

The transportation department clarifies the meaning of ‘mandatory visual inspection’ on its latest memo.

Tire brands: MVIS 5-year max tire age is unfairTire brands: MVIS 5-year max tire age is unfair
Tire brands: MVIS 5-year max tire age is unfair

Tire brands have sent a letter to the DOTr, saying tire tread, not age should be the basis for inspection.


New LTO memo makes PMVIC optionalNew LTO memo makes PMVIC optional
New LTO memo makes PMVIC optional

LTO issues a new memo making the controversial PMVICs optional to vehicle owners when renewing their registration.

PMVICs to stay, now optional and at lower costPMVICs to stay, now optional and at lower cost
PMVICs to stay, now optional and at lower cost

MVIS is not suspended but will be optional to motorists. PMVICs can only charge PHP600 for light vehicles, PhP500 for motorcycles, and PhP300 for jeepneys. Re-tests are free for one year.

Senate: New LTO requirements allow Private firms to earn PhP15B in profitsSenate: New LTO requirements allow Private firms to earn PhP15B in profits
Senate: New LTO requirements allow Private firms to earn PhP15B in profits

The Senate Probe has found that new licensing and registration requirements could earn P15B in annual profits for deputized firms.

Sen Poe: Why private vehicles first?Sen Poe: Why private vehicles first?
Sen Poe: Why private vehicles first?

Senators question DOTr and LTO why MVIS screening not done on PUVs.

Senate Committee unanimously calls for suspension of PMVICsSenate Committee unanimously calls for suspension of PMVICs
Senate Committee unanimously calls for suspension of PMVICs

The Senate Committee on Public Services unanimously called for the suspension of all PMVIC operations throughout the country.

Senator wants DOTr, LTO to suspend PMVIC operationsSenator wants DOTr, LTO to suspend PMVIC operations
Senator wants DOTr, LTO to suspend PMVIC operations

Senator Ralph Recto wants to suspend MVIS operations conducted by PMVICs until a comprehensive public consultation is conducted.

Senator calls for probe of MVIS implementationSenator calls for probe of MVIS implementation
Senator calls for probe of MVIS implementation

Sen. Grace Poe is calling for an inquiry into the operations of Private Motor Vehicle Inspection Centers (PMVICs) where motorists are required to pay high inspection fees, besides the usual vehicle registration fees.



Is this the end of the Aprilia Dorsoduro?Is this the end of the Aprilia Dorsoduro?Is this the end of the Aprilia Dorsoduro?
Is this the end of the Aprilia Dorsoduro?

Aprilia executives say there's no planned Dorsoduro replacement or update and the model could be discontinued soon.

Add to cart: Affordable rain gear so you can keep ridingAdd to cart: Affordable rain gear so you can keep ridingAdd to cart: Affordable rain gear so you can keep riding
Add to cart: Affordable rain gear so you can keep riding

Stuck waiting for the rain to stop? Get rain gear! We list some very affordable gear and their price ranges.

Ducati paints Panigale V2 in Troy Bayliss' WSBK-winning liveryDucati paints Panigale V2 in Troy Bayliss' WSBK-winning liveryDucati paints Panigale V2 in Troy Bayliss' WSBK-winning livery
Ducati paints Panigale V2 in Troy Bayliss' WSBK-winning livery

Ducati celebrates the 20th anniversary of Troy Bayliss’ 1st WSBK championship win with this special race-ready tribute bike.

DOTr responds to Sen Recto's 'roused from the dead' comments on PMVICDOTr responds to Sen Recto's 'roused from the dead' comments on PMVICDOTr responds to Sen Recto's 'roused from the dead' comments on PMVIC
DOTr responds to Sen Recto's 'roused from the dead' comments on PMVIC

When asked why the PMVIC was "roused from the dead," the DOTr says that "ensuring the roadworthiness of vehicles cannot be postponed."

Yamaha already testing the R15 Version 4Yamaha already testing the R15 Version 4Yamaha already testing the R15 Version 4
Yamaha already testing the R15 Version 4

Yamaha India is already testing the fourth version of the R15. Are we getting it soon?

You can't 'change venue' to skip PMVIC requirementYou can't 'change venue' to skip PMVIC requirementYou can't 'change venue' to skip PMVIC requirement
You can't 'change venue' to skip PMVIC requirement

Some LTO branches will ask for proof behind 'change venue' when renewing vehicle registration.

Yamaha already testing the R15 Version 4Yamaha already testing the R15 Version 4Yamaha already testing the R15 Version 4
Yamaha already testing the R15 Version 4

Yamaha India is already testing the fourth version of the R15. Are we getting it soon?

New Batangas riding school teaches pro cruiser skillsNew Batangas riding school teaches pro cruiser skillsNew Batangas riding school teaches pro cruiser skills
New Batangas riding school teaches pro cruiser skills

MotorClyde Training Center offers riding lessons from beginner to advanced, taught by internationally-certified riding coaches.

This Kawasaki Z1000 lookalike is just 302ccThis Kawasaki Z1000 lookalike is just 302ccThis Kawasaki Z1000 lookalike is just 302cc
This Kawasaki Z1000 lookalike is just 302cc

The Dayun Chi 302 copies Kawasaki's Z1000 naked bike a little too much.

Senator asks why PMVIC was ‘roused from the dead’Senator asks why PMVIC was ‘roused from the dead’Senator asks why PMVIC was ‘roused from the dead’
Senator asks why PMVIC was ‘roused from the dead’

Senator Ralph Recto is not happy with the new PMVIC inspection required by LTO in areas where one is already operating.