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Video: Ecosse Spirit ES1 motorcycle unveiled at Laguna Seca MotoGP

Angus Farquhar, 20 July 2007 21:22

Tonight (Friday 20 July) the Ecosse Spirit ES1 superbike will be officially launched at the US MotoGP at Laguna Seca. MCN snuck in before the official unveiling to see the prototype, and its designer, Dick Glover, explained the thinking behind it. Check out the video to see the bike in all its carbon fibre glory, and read about it in ...

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BMW buys Husqvarna

Ben Purvis, 20 July 2007 09:52

It has just been confirmed that BMW has bought the Husqvarana motorcycle brand outright. The deal was signed with Husqvarna boss Claudio Castiglioni yesterday, (Thursday July 19), and will be officially announced shortly. The deal sees BMW buy the brand, production facilities and take charge of all the staff. No price will be announced for the deal for several weeks. ...

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Video: Britain's leaning monkey trike

Anonymous, 11 July 2007 14:03

A few people have had a go at leaning trike prototypes but few make it past the drawing design stage. But here we have video of a completely working and road registered prototype that has been developed thanks to British inventor Mike Hobbs and engineering and technology consultants Ricardo. Using a monkey bike as the canvas for the scaled-down concept the ...

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New Buell 1125R revealed

Ben Purvis, 09 July 2007 09:00

Finally America’s only sportsbike maker has become America’s only superbike maker with the launch of the new 1125R. Marking the first water-cooled Buell motorcycle since the first, two-stroke 750RW of 1983, the new 1125R offers 146bhp from a completely new V-twin engine and costs just £8495, making it a real alternative to bikes like Aprilia’s RSV-R and Japanese four-cylinder superbikes. ...

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2008 Buells updated

Ben Purvis, 09 July 2007 09:00

While the New Buell 1125R is guaranteed to be the talking point of the 2008 Buell range, the firm’s other bikes haven’t gone unchanged. While the Buell Firebolt has been dropped in favour of the new water-cooled machine, the rest of the air cooled line-up remains, and all the bikes have been improved for 2008. All Buell's air-cooled models, including the City X, ...

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New V-twin sports motorcycle launches exclusively on our website

Marc Potter, 06 July 2007 15:45

At 9am Monday morning we’ll bring you the world’s first video and pictures of the most exciting sports bike we’ve seen since the Ducati 1098. Sadly we can’t say what it is yet as we’re under a strict legal agreement to bring it to you on Monday morning, but rest assured we’ll bring you first look at the most exciting ...

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Video: Racing the GSX-R cup

Howard Boylan, 04 July 2007 14:14

MCN road tester Michael Neeves was invited to race in the Suzuki GSX-R Cup and you can follow his exploits in the video below. Watch as Michael prepares his bike for the race that accompanied the World Superbike race in Misano. Zoom & Watch more videos on MCN | TV http://link.brightcove.com/services/link/bcpid1119137831http://www.brightcove.com/channel.jsp?channel=711881422 // By use of this code snippet, I agree to ...

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Video: First look as Suzuki launches 2008 Hayabusa

Angus Farquhar, 02 July 2007 18:54

Suzuki launched it's new 2008 Hayabusa in Rome at 5:30pm on Monday night and we've got the first video of the new bike. Check out the player below to see the bike in the flesh and in action on the stage and on Suzuki's promotional videos at the exclusive launch event.   Zoom & Watch more videos on MCN | TV

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Video: Ducati launch 1098 R World Superbike homologation motorcycle

Angus Farquhar, 30 June 2007 18:57

Ducati has launched the long awaited R version of the 1098 at the World Ducati Week in Misano. The bike is launched following the recent change of World Superbike rules to allow 1200cc twin-cylinder motorcycles to compete against the 1000cc fours. Watch the video of the unveiling of the Ducati 1098 R below and see the bike in action for ...

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Video: Motorists lose speed camera ruling

Angus Farquhar, 29 June 2007 14:11

Two motorists have lost a ruling in the European Court of Human Rights that many were hoping would see the end of speed cameras. Watch the video below to see the reactions of one of the defendants, Idris Francis, as the news came through from Strasbourg and hear what it  means for motorcycle riders. Zoom & Watch more videos on ...

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