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A.N. Boukather Motorcycles Enduro Cup Stage 2 Ehden Street Challenge!

A.N. Boukather Motorcycles organized the 2nd stage of the Enduro Cup introducing for the 1st time in the Middle East and at the heart of Al Midan Ehden, a one of a kind street challenge exclusively for KTM riders, under the patronage of Zgharta-Ehden Municipality.

With the support of TOTAL Liban, Ehden Spirit, Commercial Insurance, Zgharta Traders Association and Rotoract Club of Zgharta Zawie, this event became promptly the biggest motorcycles’ race done in Lebanon.

Within a unique atmosphere, cheers of more than 4,000 attendees, 26 participants competed with pure sportsmanship within the closed streets of Ehden while climbing stairs and surpassing obstacles on the roads making it a pure “Ready to race” experience for the riders and the crowd!

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The race was divided into 4 categories: Veteran, Advanced, Clubmen, and Junior.

Mr. Anthony Boukather, CEO of A.N. Boukather said: “We are delighted this time to assure for passionate riders a new kind of race and terrain, challenging their talent within a closed and safe area, allowing them to enjoy their passion safely and wisely on a track designed with expertise and high standards of security measures. We are pleased to share this momentum done for the 1st time in the Middle East with Zgharta- Ehden Municipality who happens to believe and share with us our values of Safety, Solidarity and Social Responsibility. In fact, for this occasion, all residents of Zgharta-Ehden will earn a special discount on safety apparel & accessories at all our ANB Motorcycles’ showrooms.”

A.N.Boukather Motorcycles Enduro Cup Stage 2 set a new level for the motorcycles’ racing experience in Lebanon and delivered once again a memorable Enduro experience making us wonder what kind of race is happening next!

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A.N. Boukather Motorcycles 390 Cup Stage 1

A.N. Boukather Motorcycles organized the 1st stage of the 390 Cup at Pit Stop track Zouk Mosbeh, with the support of TOTAL and Commercial Insurance and in tribute to late ANB Motorcycles club member Jean Azar.

With the exceptional organization, safe track and expertise, this cup has been highly awaited and demanded by riders and none riders in Lebanon.

Within the outstanding atmosphere and cheers of a supportive and excited crowd, 14 participants competed with genuine traits of sportsmanship and professionalism.

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The race was divided into two categories clubmen and advanced where KTM riders dominated the podium!

Mr. Anthony Boukather, CEO of A.N. Boukather said: “It is always our pleasure and duty to provide passionate riders with a safe and professional competition allowing them to race on track rather than on the streets, and therefore make their talent grow properly, securely and with a team driven by expertise and high standards of safety measures.”

A.N.Boukather Motorcycles 390 Cup repositioned the motorcycles’ cups in Lebanon.  It highlighted again the culture of riding as a sport, by bringing together motorcyclists in a challenging yet professional competition on track. A.N.Boukather Motorcycles offered an unforgettable “Ready to Race” experience making us impatiently wait for the remaining stages of this season!

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ANB Motorcycles Club Annual Bikers Night

In the presence of the Worldwide Stunt rider Rok Bagoros & KTM Dakar Rider Benjamin Melot, ANB Motorcycles Club celebrated outstandingly the 2nd edition of the Annual Bikers Night at the heart of AHM Club, Beirut Waterfront.

Along the sensational performance of singer Ingrid Naccour, dance choreography of no other than Pierre Khadra, the exquisite riding of Benjamin Melot and the thrilling live stunt show of Rok Bagoros, a wide community of passionate riders witnessed a sensational unveil of 5 new bikes from Aprilia, Moto Guzzi, Vespa and KTM for the 1st time in the region. Live draws, open premium bar and nothing than positive vibes and genuine smiles marked the whole night.

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Not only did riders attend the party but they had access to a unique weekend with ANB Motorcycles’ guest stars, Bagoros and Melot, to benefit from their expertise in a stunt, enduro and trail riding school.

Mr. Anthony Boukather, CEO of ANBoukather Holding said: “this night is celebrated every year as the number of riders is increasing. We started by selling 3 bikes in 2009 and last year the company sold 1000 bikes. It is a pleasure to be able to reunite all bikers in Lebanon in one night to reinforce friendships and embrace our common values of safety, solidarity and social responsibility that we truly focus on.”

The Annual Bikers Night set a whole new level of expectations and standards for the motorcycles segment in Lebanon. With the launch of 5 new bikes fulfilling the riding pleasure of each passionate rider, the season looks excitingly promising!

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The American University of Science and Technology Auto Day 2018

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On the 25th of April 2018, it was our last stop this year for the University Automotive Days 2018 Tour.

The last stop was at one of the best Universities we have visited since we started the Auto Days tour 5 years ago. The AUST is probably the most vibrant university when it comes to automotive fans and never ceases to impress us.

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The AUST Campus in Achrafieh Beirut came alive on the 25th of April 2018 and was beating all day with amazing music and fuel pumping vibes. An amazing line up of cars partially provided by Auto Fashion with his amazing car collection of more than 7 cars from the best of the best in the market and the 2nd part provided by the students of AUST that brought in their sports cars and even Off-roading and Classics showing the world that the AUST students have taste in every aspect of the auto industry. In addition, and to give the cars’ display even more value, we got the chance to bring part of the classic muscle cars collection of Sheikh Farouk el Khalil with his Camaro SS and 1973 Plymouth Sebring Plus.

The display of more than 20 cars is complemented by the presence of the Hankook Racing Team with their Racing Cars and Hankook Pitstop Challenge, Champion Oil, Mazda with their Play and Win and PlayStation Tournament and ANB Motorcycles with the Photobooth contest and an array of the most beautiful motorcycles in the business.

The event is all about Safety, so we benefited from the presence of the Speed Test and Drift Champion Paul Khawand from Hankook Racing team to give safety advises about Driving techniques, the difference between a regular car not made for road racing and the race car that is made for racing in closed roads and safe conditions followed by a Motorcycle Safety Message from ANB Motorcycles showing the right gear to safely drive on a motorcycle and offering riding techniques sessions for the AUST Students.

The event is insured by Commercial Insurance and technically supported by DomTech.

The 25th of April at AUST came to an end with the highest exhaust sound and the most beautiful Car and popularity contest won by Hovig on his Mustang GT followed by Ali on his Nissan 350Z in addition to several prizes and giveaways by our sponsors for the winners in each activation.

See you NEXT YEAR AUST

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Lebanese American University Auto Days 2018

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Our 2nd stop this year part of the University Automotive Days 2018 Tour was the Lebanese American University held on the 18th of April 2018.

Once more the campus in Beirut was transformed into an arena of the best Tuned and Muscle Cars with the presence of experts from every automotive field.

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Students of Lau lineup to check out the Best Tuned Cars provided by Auto Fashion in addition to Auto Fashion Color Changing activity that turned the Mazda CX-3 from grey to green in just a few hours.

Two Muscle Cars were there as well to complete the car display scene The Vitamin C Cuda and the superbly red and black Camaro SS.

Looking to the other side, you can see the Champion Oil and Lubricants stand next to the Hankook Tires stand with the presence of the Race Champion Paul Khawand that shared his knowledge in the mechanical field including the right choice of Engine Oil and how to select the best suitable tire for the students’ cars. During the break, Paul Khawand and his team organized a Tire Pile up competition under the name of Hankook Pit Stop Challenge where students competed to pile up tires on top of each other in a fun and entertaining activity.

Just a few meters away from the Hankook and Champion stand, you can find the Mazda setup display the Mazda 3 sedan where student competed for the best race time on the PlayStation setup by DomTech and the winners got the chance to take the Mazda for the weekend.

And what is an automotive day without the Motorcycles, ANB Motorcycles displayed an array of the best new motorcycles from KTM, Vespa, Aprilia and so much more and helped students learn more about the riding techniques and safety measures to take on when driving a motorcycle.

The event is insured by Commercial insurance and organized by Xclusive SARL with the collaboration of the Safety and awareness Club in LAU.

See you next year.

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University Automotive Day 2018 USEK

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The 15th of March 2018 was not the average studying day at Universite Saint-Esprit Kaslik (USEK) in Lebanon as the campus was transformed into a mini motor show full of cars, fun, and awareness.

As usual, when the University Automotive Days Tour comes to the campus, students and professors come to witness the best cars and motorcycles on display and enjoy a day full of activities and awareness.

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Xclusive SARL in support of the Student Office Affairs in USEK organized the first stop of the University Automotive Days Tour at USEK Kaslik, the event included several Tuned Cars on display brought to us by Auto Fashion the leading tuning shop in Lebanon. Auto Fashion spoke about the benefits of wrapping vs painting the car and also conducted a competition showing the students how to wrap a car where one student got the chance to wrap a Mazda 2 and win 100$ vouchers from Auto Fashion.

Just next to it was the Hankook Tires stand where the Drift and Speed Test Champion Paul Khawand from Hankook Racing team talked about the importance of tires safety and how students can select the best suitable tire for their cars and how they can detect defected tires in addition to the Hankook Race Pit Stop Challenge where students won discount vouchers from Hankook.

Onsite was also present Champion Oil, supported by the champ Paul Khawand talking about the importance of having the right oil for engines and how oil and lubrication affect the lifetime of the engine. Champion Oil, Braun Shavers, and Sony PlayStation conducted a PS race tournament where students got the chance to win a Braun Shavers and Oil packs from Champion Oil for the best timing.

Supporting Road Safety, Commercial Insurance offered insurance policies for the students who experienced the don’t text and drive campaign and tried to text while racing the Gran Turismo 6 on the PlayStation and were shown that it is impossible to text and stay on track.

Mazda was also present and talked about Road Safety, Fuel Economy and low emissions engines with the SkyActiv technology available on Mazda Cars and students who took part in the Mazda Competition won a weekend test drive onboard the Mazda CX-3.

Motorcycle Safety is becoming more and more of importance on roads these days, this is why ANB Motorcycles were present during the USEK Automotive Day and talked about Motorcycle Safety and awareness and the importance of proper safety gear when riding and the new safe riding techniques. Students got the chance to win free motorcycle riding sessions by ANB Motorcycles.

The USEK stop was one of the best universities we hit in the past 4 years and we expect to come back again next week for an even bigger and better event part of the 5th Edition of University Automotive days tour 2019, see you next year.

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A.N. Boukather Motorcycles Enduro Cup Final Stage

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A.N. Boukather Motorcycles organizes the Enduro Cup Final Stage under the Patronage of Okaybe Municipality and in association with Wild Way Racing.

A.N. Boukather Motorcycles organized the final stage of the Enduro Cup under the patronage of Okaybe municipality and in association with Wild Way Racing.

With the outstanding standards and applicants, track and expertise, this has proved to be one of the most crowded and anticipated Motorcycles Cups in Lebanon.

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Within the entertaining live music and the support of LBC and TOTAL, 29 participants competed with sportsmanship, professionalism and along an excited crowd cheering for his favorite riders.

The race was divided into 4 categories: Clubmen, Advanced, Professionals and Experts where KTM riders dominated the biggest number of podiums!

Mr. Anthony Boukather, CEO of A.N. Boukather said: “We are delighted to assure a secure and professional competition to riders driven by passion and who are willing to promote the genuine image of motorcycles in Lebanon by simply showcasing their skills and sportsmanship in a safe environment.

For us, it is both a mission and a commitment to define new standards for this sport from a year to another, and a promise to abide by the safety measurements required to provide a professional competitive yet safe environment for our riders.”

A.N. Boukather Motorcycles Enduro Cup surely marked its territory within the motorbikes culture in Lebanon raising expectations of both riders and enthusiasts for the editions to come!

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University Automotive Day Tour 2017

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Each year as spring blossoms, Xclusive SARL hits the universities in Lebanon for an Awareness Automotive tour like no other. This year was no different with the Automotive Days taking place at the Lebanese American University and American University of Science and Technology.

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On the 15th of March 2017, and in collaboration with the Safety Awareness Club, LAU Beirut Campus witnessed a one of a kind car show displaying the Old Vs New themed vehicles as students got the chance to see the evolution of the automotive industry from the classic 1960’s era till the latest models.

The awareness campaign focused on Total Liban’s new app for better maintenance and updated  with  the maintenance tips and scheduled checkups, WSP Italy focusing on the importance of having OE alloys and the dangers of installing random alloys on cars, in addition to MAZDA and ANB Motorcycle with their amazing setup and the Fool Gear Vs Full Gear concept for the 2-wheelers riders.

As for the 4th of April, and in collaboration with AUST Sport Club, the AUST Beirut Campus witnessed yet another crazy automotive day with the Old Vs New Theme with a very special addition of AUST Students’ best cars on campus. The Students voted for the best car of their choice and re-lived the Automotive day experience for the 3rd time in a row.

Both events were sponsored by Total Liban, Mazda and ANB Motorcycles and insured by Commercial Insurance with a special IT Support for the PlayStation Setup by DomTech.

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