Date posted on July 5, 2018
June 30 saw the grand opening of Wheeltek Motor Sales Corporation’s fourth KTM dealership in the country and it is located at Maharlika Highway, Brgy. Bitas, Cabanatuan, Nueva Ecija. This is the 26th showroom of KTM in the country. KTM Philippines/Adventure Cycle Philippines, a part of the Ayala Group of Companies, started one and a half years ago.
Present at the opening were executives from Wheeltek and KTM Philippines. In attendance were Wheeltek’s VP for Sales and Marketing Mr. Roscoe Odulio, VP for Finance Mr. Raymond Odulio, General Manager for Big Bikes Mr. Bobby Orbe, Regional Sales Manager for North Luzon Mr. Philip Garcia, Marketing Manager Mr. Mark Chuidian and the rest of the Wheeltek team. Present for KTM Philippines/Adventure Cycle Philippines were its President and COO Mr. Dino Santos, Head of General Enterprise and Aftersales VP Mr. Carl Decloedt, National Sales Manager Mr. Gani Baybay, Training and Development Officer Mr. Andre Lopez and Dealer Development Head Mr. Kimbo delos Reyes. In support of the opening were several big bike clubs which showed the camaraderie in the big bike community in the country. Games and raffle were enjoyed by those who attended the event.
Unveiled at the event is the KTM 790 Duke, a light and compact, fast, strong and precise motorcycle dubbed as “The Scalpel”. The 790 Duke is built on KTM’s ready-to-race DNA with all-new and ultra-compact LC8c parallel-twin engine. The 87 Nm provided at 8,000 rpm and a maximum output of 105hp at 9,000 rpm make this latest member of the KTM Duke family the outstanding bike that it is. Moreover, naked in its appearance but sporty in its delivery, its cutting edge design, agile handling and leading levels of performance put the rider in full control in all situations. The KTM 790 Duke has a price of P790, 000.
L-R: Mr. Roscoe Odulio, Mr. Philip Garcia, Mr. Raymond Odulio, Mr. Bobby Orbe, Mr. Kimbo delos Reyes, Mr. Dino Santos, Mr. Andre Lopez, Mr. Gani Baybay and Mr. Carl Decloedt
The KTM 790 Duke dubbed as “The Scalpel”
KTM’s “ready to race” motorcycles are available at the newly opened showroom such as the 200 Duke, 390 Duke, 790 Duke and 1290 Super Adventure S, RC 200, RC 390 and the Freeride 350. KTM apparel is also offered.
With the opening of its KTM dealership in Cabanatuan, Wheeltek is indeed painting Nueva Ecija orange, bringing in high-performance motorcycles from Austrian brand KTM.
Wheeltek-KTM Nueva Ecija team
InsideRACING’s Mr. Al Camba with Wheeltek’s Mr. Roscoe Odulio and Mr. Bobby Orbe
Wheeltek is one of the highly trusted motorcycle dealers in the country for more than 40 years now. The company aims to be “Your Key to A New Life” of Filipinos. Aside from selling motorcycles, Wheeltek organizes different events and activities such as races and learn to ride programs for riders and motorcycle enthusiasts. Their current campaign is #LETSRIDENA encouraging Filipinos to engage in motorcycling.