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Milan bike show: Ducati Diavel - Price and first impression

Chris Newbigging, 02 November 2010 10:06

Ducati's new Diavel will cost £12,995 for the base model when it arrives in the UK in January 2011, MCN can reveal. The higher-spec Carbon model will be £15,495, or £15,895 for the Carbon Red with it's more detailed paint scheme. The bikes will be available to UK customers in January, as production in the Bologna factory starts imminently. MCN ...

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Milan bike show: Honda Crosstourer concept revealed

Chris Newbigging, 02 November 2010 10:05

Honda has just revealed the Crosstourer concept – a brand new adventure sport bike powered by the VFR1200F engine. The Honda Crosstourer adopts the Dual-Clutch version of the VFR’s V4 engine in a unique chassis with clear off-road intentions, unlike the road-only Crossrunner also revealed today. It has an alloy beam frame with Honda’s advanced shaft drive, and wire-wheels carrying ...

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2011 BMW G650GS: the return of the F650GS

Chris Newbigging, 29 October 2010 09:47

BMW is adding the G650GS to its range for 2011 – an entry level single-cylinder adventure bike filling the hole left by the old F650GS. The new G650GS is powered by the BMW-built liquid-cooled 650 single rather than the old F-series Rotax engine. Technically the G650GS’ chassis is very similar to the original F650GS – a simple steel double cradle ...

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Honda VFR800X adventure concept sketch

Chris Newbigging, 27 October 2010 16:03

Honda is to release the new VFR800-based adventure bike at the Milan bike show next week, and has released a final sketch hinting at how the finished bike will look. The new sketch gives a pretty good idea of the final bike’s styling and attitude. The VFR800 powered machine looks to use 17” cast road bike wheels in a Tiger ...

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2011 Honda CBR250R first pictures

Chris Newbigging, 27 October 2010 10:17

Honda’s new CBR250R will go head-to-head with the Kawasaki Ninja 250R in 2011, these pictures released today reveal. The all-new single cylinder CBR250R makes 26bhp from the new liquid-cooled, four-stroke, four-valve single cylinder engine, and weighs 162kg fully-fuelled and ready to ride, compared to the Ninja 250R’s claimed figures of 32.2bhp and 169kg. Honda is claiming impressive fuel range for ...

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Yamaha XTZ250 Tenere photo gallery

Chris Newbigging, 26 October 2010 11:53

These first pictures have emerged for the new-for-2011 Yamaha XTZ250 Tenere, a new mini-adventure bike going on sale in Brazil, and the Fazer 250 The baby on/off road machine makes only a fifth of the power of the Euro-market XT1200Z Super Tenere it takes it’s styling from, with a modest 21bhp from the air-cooled 250cc single. The rest of the ...

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2011 Triumph Daytona 675R official pictures

Chris Newbigging, 21 October 2010 11:32

These are the first official pictures of the Triumph Daytona 675R – a new high-spec version of Triumph’s award winning supersport bike. Find a Triumph Daytona 675 for sale The Daytona 675R is the first Triumph ever to be equipped with Ohlins suspension as standard – the forks and shock are both from the Swedish suspension masters. Top-spec Brembo brakes ...

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Cologne Bike Show: Kawasaki W800 streettracker by LSL

Chris Newbigging, 06 October 2010 10:39

German parts firm LSL has created the first customised Kawasaki W800 in the world – a bike so new they’ll have to transfer the parts from the pre-production bike to a customer-spec machine after the show! Kawasaki provided LSL with the 13th pre-production W800 to create the Clubman W800TR, who stripped the bodywork back to just an aluminium rear mudguard ...

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Cologne Bike Show: Wunderlich BMW S1000RR streetfighter

Chris Newbigging, 05 October 2010 15:25

Wunderlich is showcasing this stripped-back streetfighter S1000RR at the Cologne show. Tucked away in a tiny booth behind the main BMW stand, the matte-silver naked features a new top yoke, custom carbon fibre bodywork and a Leo Vince exhaust. See the full story in next week’s MCN.

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Cologne Bike Show: Horex VR6 unveiled

Chris Newbigging, 05 October 2010 12:06

The new Horex VR6 has made it’s first ever public appearance today at the Intermot Show in Cologne. The reborn German marque unveiled one of only two complete preproduction machines, plus a dissected example of the innovative all-new VR6 engine. The 1218cc engine is a six-cylinder, but with a unique layout halfway between an inline engine and a v-engine with ...


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