Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Mazo vs Corbe: First Challenge to be More
Riders, motorcycle fans and racing enthusiasts witnessed as Mickey Mazo and Romer Corbe took the Mio I 125, Mio Soul I 125 and the Nmax out for an 8 hour endurance test to prove that they can have “More Power with Less Fuel and that they could be more with Blue Core. Along with Mickey Mazo’s team members: Kyle Paz, Vistor Suba, Neil Jan Centeno, Bethany Tolentino and Romer Corbe’s team members: Masato Fernando, Miko Montano, Robert Ryan Espiritu, Macdon Dave Sande, they tested out the Yamaha Blue Core motorcycles and fought for three titles – fastest lap, most fuel efficient and most number of laps.
The challenge started at exactly eight o’clock in the morning, giving the riders enough time to prepare. Once the engine started, they can only stop for their mandatory 2 minute break per hour. The challenge created excitement not only for the fans and audience but also for the riders themselves.
Although out of the 8-hour endurance activity, all the fans and audience were given a ticket stubs to enjoy the fun activities prepared for them. The Revy Bear Claw machine and the puzzle making were both a huge hit. At 4:00 in the afternoon, the rivals Mickey Mazo and Romer Corbe were left on the race track for the last hour of the challenge which created more intensity among the crowd.
The challenge ended with the cheering fans for both of the Riders, and get even louder when the Rivals went up to the stage for their final face off during the awarding.
Rico, along with the Sr. Section Manager of Yamaha Motor Philippines Inc, Mr. Ryan Jude Camus finally announced the winners - McKinley Kyle Paz for achieving fastest lap making 53.312 seconds, Team Mazo for the Most Fuel efficient Team consuming only 54.22 liters for 1,380 Laps. Team Corbe grabbed the bragging rights for the most number of laps making 1,485 laps and Romer Corbe himself for beating Mickey Mazo for the most number of lap as an individual.
The action on the race track really made everyone jump on their seats. The two teams – Mazo and Corbe truly raised the bar and we cannot wait for their next battle on the track. They showed us how maximum performance meets fuel efficiency through Yamaha Blue Core motorcycles and it’s time for you to see it for yourself.
Catch them as they head for the final battle on how they can be more, with Blue Core.