“Zoomer X” Zooms Out on Honda “Thanks Day”

Honda Philippines, Inc. just recently launched last January 26, 2014 the future (HPI) Zoomer X motorbikes at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall in Pasay City.



The Honda Zoomer X is a product concept that combines “future, trendy, economic, and steady model.” With this innovative line of outstanding and performance-packed motorcycles further strengthens its motorbike line-up and will serve it in good stead as its increase in volume its share in the scooter category.



Besides, it is definitely for this day’s sensational brand of Pinoy riders: built for design and performance to bring out that extreme riding experience, that extraordinary thrill to take your lifestyle for a revolution.



The Honda Zoomer X is a truly must-have motorcycle unit that you can take anywhere and drive any way you want to because of its design and futuristic octagon-shaped headlight, an inverted Front Shock with upside-down shock absorbers for optimal cornering and stability ( the first in its category), a powerful and fuel efficient PGM Fi110cc engine, a flexible U-box compartment, and 12-inch tubeless tires for better absorption and cornering confidence.


The official launch of the Honda Zoomer X with the Executives of Honda Philippines.

A scooter designed for every family member, the Honda Zoomer X comes in Nitric Orange and Textites Black Metallic, and hit HPIs wide network of partner-dealers in the country.

This event also commemorates’ Honda’s 40th anniversary and 4 millionth unit production milestones.

The “Thanks Day” event also featured the arrival of more than 100 bikers who participated in the “Great Northen Tour,” an epic ride from Manila to Baguio and back that will test the fuel efficiency, toughness and performance of Honda’s various motorcycle units like the Honda CB110s, Honda XRMs, the BeAT and the Wave Dash.

Wave Dash
Wave Dash
Honda BeAt
Honda BeAt
Honda Zoomer-X
Honda Zoomer-X 
Honda Helmet
Honda Helmet

 “Thanks Day” is also Honda’s way of thanking its loyal customers and their families and partner-dealers for putting their trust and confidence on Honda motorcycles, either for business or personal use.

Please visit http://www.hondaph.com/ to know more about the Honda Zoomer X.

SM Consortium Confident to Win Light Rail Single Ticketing Project

SM Consortium, led by SM Investments Corp. with members BDO Capital and Investment Corp., Advanced Card Systems Ltd. and Penta Capital Investment Corp., is confident of a favorable result in the ongoing financial evaluation of the MRT/LRT Automated Fare Collection System Project.


“With no cost to the government to build and modernize the ticketing system and a one-time concession fee of One Billion Eighty Eight Million pesos P1,088,000,000 to be paid to the government unconditionally, we believe that our proposal is most advantageous to the government and the riding public,” said Norman T. Pe, senior vice president of Penta Capital.


The Department of Transportation and Communication is now evaluating the proposals of the three bidders– AF Consortium led by BPI, SM Consortium and Comworks Berjaya Consortium – which passed the technical proposal stage.


“SM, the country’s largest retail chain, will be able to maximize the potential of this innovation through the wide retail acceptance and other applications,”added Denny Wong, chairman of Advanced Card Systems Ltd of Hongkong.


The winning bidder will be announced before Dec. 24, 2013 and notice to proceed is expected to be issued in the third week of January 2014.