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New York to vote on motorcycle noise laws

MCN News Desk, 26 December 2008 09:00

THE New York City Council is considering a new noise law that will prevent any motorcycle without a standard exhaust stamped by the Environmental Protection Agency from entering the city legally. The measure would make it illegal for any motorcycle to be on city streets unless it has an exhaust system with a stamp that states it is approved by ...

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Video: New Lambrettas unveiled

MCN News Desk, 25 December 2008 09:00

LAMBRETTA scooters have returned to the world stage after an Italian firm unveiled three new Chinese-made models. The Pato 50, 125 and 150 made their public debut earlier this year in a flurry of publicity.  The scooters are only going to be available in Italy, through Italian firm Motom. Watch the clip to see the new scooters in action.

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Save £1500 on a new Kawasaki ZX6R

MCN News Desk, 25 December 2008 09:00

A Wiltshire dealership is offering 100 Kawasaki ZX-6R at 1998 prices…knocking £1500 off the 2008 list price. The one-off deal is being offered by George White’s superbike centre to mark owner Steve Gannicott’s 10th year in charge. Gannicott is offering the bikes at £5,499, with R&G crash bungs, bubble screen and free insurance. The current list price is £6,995. Gannicott ...

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Are these the ultimate R1 and B-King customs?

MCN News Desk, 24 December 2008 16:30

This American custom-built Yamaha R1 and B King are the latest products of Nick Anglada at Custom Sportbike Concepts in Volusia County, Florida. The R1 was built for a customer who wanted the look of the custom bikes seen so much in the US but without the handling compromises associated with longer swingarms, dropped suspension and massive 300-section rear wheels. This ...

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Ewan McGregor spotted on British-built Triumph Bobber

MCN News Desk, 24 December 2008 09:30

Ewan McGregor was spotted recently in California riding his Baron Speed Shop Triumph bobber as he finished having breakfast in Los Angeles. Vintage bike fan McGregor was leaving Le Pain Quotidien restaurant in Brentwood after having breakfast with a friend. The film star uses bikes all the time in both London and LA to get around and beat the traffic ...

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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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Futuristic flying bike video

MCN News Desk, 22 December 2008 16:17

An American company plans to take this SkyBike from prototype to reality by 2010. Designed by California-based Samson Motorworks, the SkyBike will have retractable wings and dual controls which means it can be ridden on the roads or flown from any airfield. It is currently in prototype stage, and wind tunnel testing is due to begin on a scale-model of ...

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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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Video: Underwater motorcycle

MCN News Desk, 22 December 2008 11:58

Tired of swimming on scuba-diving trips? Then this Russian underwater bike could be for you! The Aqua Star has been developed by Dimtry and Timophey Ryabikiny from the Russian city of Yeisk. It can be used at depths of 12 metres and achieves 4.3mph, and has two engines to allow it to operate underwater.

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Revealed: Yamaha's plans for a two-wheel-drive GTS1000

MCN News Desk, 22 December 2008 11:41

For the first time we can reveal what might have been for Yamaha if the firm's hub-centre-steered GTS1000 had proved a sales success. These images show the designs for two bikes which were under development during the early 1990s when the GTS was on sale, both with input from the one of the GTS's designers, Hiroshi Takimoto. First is a ...


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