Skip to content

Motorcycle News

In association with

You looked for...

and found 85 items

Matches found in Motorcycle News

Results 21 - 30 of 85

leading article image
rating is 4

Why Rossi has Ducati worried sick about their new superbike

Guy Procter, 04 May 2011 09:31

It’s November 2011. MotoGP’s just finished with [insert Stoner/Lorenzo/Pedrosa/Spies here] and Rossi, um, fifth. Press releases are hurriedly despatched – ‘It was his shoulder!’; ‘It was mainly his shoulder but also the engine still needed a tweak!’; ‘You should see our 1000!’. But the whole world knows ‘the truth’. It’s The Chassis. The frameless/stressed airbox/monocoque/call-it-what-you-will chassis, which comprises a stiff ...

leading article image
rating is 4

New Yamaha YZF-R15: no compromise on the hugger

Guy Procter, 21 April 2011 15:31

New Yamaha? In this economic climate? And a ‘super sport urban bike’ at that? Yep, you read it right (Looking for a 125? Find a Yamaha YZF-R125 for sale). Unfortunately, the svelte new R6-alike 150cc machine isn’t destined for a showroom near you, unless you live in Pune, Hyderabad or Mumbai. It’s an India-only evolution of the original YZF-R15, the ...

leading article image
rating is 4

TT3D thrills fans, stars and legends at UK premiere

Guy Procter, 15 April 2011 09:41

MCN readers mingled with the stars at the UK premiere of TT3D: Closer to the Edge in London last night – and joined them in showering the film with praise. Race team boss Clive Padgett spoke for everyone in declaring the film ‘A brilliant record of the TT and hopefully a huge boost for motorcycling generally.’ An exit poll of ...

leading article image
rating is 4.5

Exclusive: behind the scenes with Guy Martin on TT3D

Guy Procter, 11 April 2011 11:51

The effervescent Guy Martin stars in the new bikesport blockbuster TT3D: Closer to the Edge, which hits cinemas nationwide from 22 April, and we've got this exclusive clip of him talking to director Richard de Aragues and crew behind the scenes. 250 competition-winning MCN readers will be attending the London premiere on 14 April, and there are further chances to ...

leading article image
rating is 4

World exclusive: MV Agusta F3 in white - hell yeah

Guy Procter, 07 April 2011 11:20

MCN has had world exclusive access to the new MV Agusta F3, its engineers and testers. You’ll be able read the fruits of our labours in MCN soon, but suffice to say, hubbah-hubbah. Find an MV Agusta for sale This white prototype F3 looks incredible and its weight – or lack of – beggars belief, according to Senior Reporter Andy ...

leading article image
rating is 4.5

Experts sceptical of Motus claims

Guy Procter, 01 April 2011 16:16

Fresh scepticism has greeted the new Motus MST-01 V4 following its public unveiling at Daytona, raising suspicions the men behind the MST-01 have a steeper mountain to climb than they realise. Engineers, design consultants and US-market specialists contacted by MCN were swift to counter the initial enthusiasm for the unconventional 2012 model fanned by its muscle-car technical roots, questioning its ...

leading article image
rating is 4

MV Agusta ready with Street Triple rivalling B3 Brutale

Guy Procter, 24 March 2011 17:19

Triumph might be ready with a new-look Street Triple, but MV Agusta will be hoping to lodge a big question mark in buyers' minds when it goes semi-public with its own 675cc naked next week. The B3 'baby' Brutale will, like the Triumph, be powered by a 675cc, three-cylinder motor, but is widely expected to beat it for claimed power. ...

leading article image
rating is 4

Motus MST-01: from the saddle

Guy Procter, 16 March 2011 17:20

The Motus MST-01, self-proclaimed saviour of the American bike business, had some surprises in store for MCN photographer Bob Clarke when he became one of the handful of people to take a first-person view of the bike from the hot seat. Bound to feel a bit American-shoddy but sound awesome, right? You better read on... "To sit on the Motus ...

leading article image
rating is 4

Suzuki's fuel cell scooter gets mass-production approval - but should you want one?

Guy Procter, 09 March 2011 16:48

Suzuki's hydrogen-powered Burgman scooter has become the first fuel-cell vehicle to get European Whole Vehicle Type Approval ­- a license to start mass production. Hydrogen power might be a technological cul-de-sac but various governments, including our own, are determined to make it as long a one as Brookside. Hydrogen fuelling stations are being incentivised into existence from London out, and ...

leading article image
rating is 4

Return of the 'real bike'? Motus MST-01 revealed

Guy Procter, 04 March 2011 17:29

New US bike firm Motus has at last revealed its brutal new sports tourer, the MST-01. Its Corvette-aping pushrod-operated 1650cc transverse V4 puts out 160bhp but despite that impressive peak Motus claim it’s tuned not for power but real roads, real revs grunt that promises to leave rivals feeling weedy. And before you say it’s ugly, remember it’s up against ...

Compare Insurance

Save money by comparing quotes. It's quick and easy

Motorcycles for sale

 

It's only £13.99 to advertise your motorcycle on MCN

Sell your Motorcycle

Motorcycle pricing tool

New! Find used bike prices

MCN Shop

With over 18,000 products, MCN shop is the best place to buy your biking kit