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The evolution of the Honda Fireblade

James Keen, 13 March 2009 09:52

Since it's arrival in 1992, the flagship Honda Fireblade has continued to re-invent itself and stay at the forefront of sportsbike development. In 1992, the original Fireblade moved the goal posts by focusing on weight rather than horsepower. The competition were claiming more bhps, but the blade's 185kg weight undercut them all by at least 15kg and changed things forever. Thinking of trading in? ...

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Honda brings back monkey bike

MCN News Desk, 21 January 2009 10:41

Honda has brought the famous Monkey bike back from the dead with a new fuel-injected engine that meets the latest emissions regulations. Sell your motorcycle for only £9.99 Honda has been hard at work trying to get the 49cc four-stroke motor cleaned up – the result is a fully injected and catalised engine that puts out 3.4bhp and will do ...

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Honda CBF125s selling fast

Steve Farrell, 07 January 2009 09:33

Honda’s new CBF125 is proving such a hit that dealers are selling out just weeks after the model arrived in showrooms. Many Honda dealers have already “sold the ones they’ve got”, according to the firm’s technical development manager Dave Hancock. Hondas for sale Sales are being driven by the CBF’s recipe of low price and incredible fuel economy combined with ...

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Variable cylinder management for next Pan European

MCN News Desk, 31 December 2008 09:30

Honda's emission killing and fuel-economy boosting Variable Cylinder Management system is an almost dead-cert for the next Pan European due around 2011.   The system works by shutting cylinders on and off as they are needed. It’s just one of a variety of massively high-tech innovations set for the Pan European which could also include a new twin-clutch set up that ...

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Honda CB1100F set for launch

MCN News Desk, 24 December 2008 06:30

While Honda officially launched the majority of its 2009 range months ago it's held back one of the most exciting bikes that will hit dealers next year – the CB1100F. But newly published patents suggest that despite the fact it wasn't revealed during the big bike shows of 2008, it's still on-track to be available in 2009, and could make ...

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Your reaction to the ABS Honda Fireblade

MCN News Desk, 22 December 2008 14:33

It seems the ABS Honda Fireblade road test in this week’s MCN has caused a big stir among sportsbike riders. This is the first ever electronically-controlled Combined ABS-assisted superbike and it seems many sports bike riders don’t like the idea of electronics or ABS getting in the way of their riding. All this is despite the fact that Honda has ...

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Honda electric motorcycle in two years

Phil West, 18 December 2008 15:30

Honda boss Takeo Fukui has today announced the Japanese giant will have a battery-powered motorcycle on the market in two years. The announcement was made as part of a speech regarding the summary of business at the end of the 2008 year. It was emphasised how important motorcycles will be in the Honda global business in light of the tough ...

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2009 ABS Honda CBR600RR tested!

Michael Neeves, 15 December 2008 14:17

MCN Senior Road Tester, Michael Neeves has just been riding the new 2009 Honda CBR600RR in Qatar. There’s lots of talk about the new Combined ABS on Honda’s new CBR600RR. Indeed it’s the first time a system like this has ever been fitted to a supersports bike and it’s an incredible piece of engineering. But away from this headline news, ...

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First ride: ABS Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade

Michael Neeves, 15 December 2008 09:20

Senior Road Tester, Michael Neeves is in Qatar testing the new ABS Honda Fireblade... The electronically-controlled ‘brake-by-wire’ system on the new Fireblade is revolutionary, totally unique on a motorcycle and very, very clever. It will save your skin in an emergency and give maximum braking power and complete stability for anyone, whenever you need it. Honda Fireblades for sale Most ...

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Honda Fury cruiser spotted in testing

Phil West, 05 December 2008 12:00

This spy shot shows Honda’s eagerly-awaited new custom, the Fury, undergoing final testing in Arizona, USA. The picture, courtesy of Spanish magazine Solo Moto, clearly shows the extreme nature of the bike, which features an ultra-low, Harley Rocker-C-style seat, belt final drive, sophisticated, hidden, ‘Softail’ type rear suspension and ultra-aggressive styling. More soon.

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