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Jay Leno on the Mission Motors Mission R

American comedian and chat-show host Jay Leno has recently ridden the Mission Motors Mission R electric bike on the road in the US. The Mission R uses a lithium ion battery and makes a claimed 160bhp, has around 100ftlb of torque and has a range of 80-150 miles depending on how hard you ride it. Up front, Mission has decided ...

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  • 18 May 2012

Video: Ducati 1199 Panigale onboard the Isle of Man TT circuit

MCN Senior Road Tester Adam Child will compete in this year's lightweight TT race aboard a Kawasaki ER-6 with help from road racing expertRyan Farquar. Child - or Chad as he's known at MCN - has been professionally testing bikes for over 10 years, seven of which at MCN, and has alreadyhad a taste of road racing at the North ...

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  • 27 April 2012

MCN reaches 100million Youtube views

Since MCN's first ever Youtube video was posted in July 2006 we have had over 100million views. On the MCN Youtube channel our 1056 (and counting) videos have been watched a total of 100,202,184 times to be exact at this moment in time. They feature everything from the Ducati Panigale first ride to a leaning monkey trike. To celebrate the achievement, here are our ...

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  • 20 April 2012

Video: Foggy Petronas FP1 ridden on the road

The road-going Foggy Petronas FP1 looks like a well prepared Superbike and it's a case of the more you look, the more you see. It's all about the detail and this bike is blessed. The ultra clean and smooth body work still looks modern and enhances its beautiful styling and overall proportions. Every piece of the bodywork is carbon fibre ...

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  • First rides & tests
  • 05 April 2012

Video: Bimota DB9 Brivido CS first ride

The Bimota DB9 Brivido is the Bimota version of the Ducati Streetfighter. The bike uses the 1198cc V-twin engine from the Ducati Diavel and features no electronics like the Diavel. The CS version you see here is clad in carbon fibre and, instead of the usal twin-disc front setup, uses a single Buell style rim-mounted brake disc. MCN was lucky ...

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  • First rides & tests
  • 16 March 2012

Video: Onboard with Cal Crutchlow at Silverstone

British MotoGP stars Cal Crutchlow and Bradley Smith treated a select group of MCN readers to a once in a lifetime experience at Silverstone last week. Crutchlow and Smith took time out from their pre-season preparations to join winners of a British MotoGP prize draw, run by MCN and Silverstone, that gave our readers the unique chance to ride the ...

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  • General news
  • 14 March 2012

Video: BMW S1000RR race bike Almeria test

After a successful 2011 season, finishing second in the MRO Powerbike championship, MCN road tester Michael Neeves will be competing in the Bemsee Premier 1000 championship for 2012. Neevesy will again be racing a BMW S1000RR and in the video below he runs us through a pre-season test at the Almeria circuit. brightcove.createExperiences();

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  • 05 March 2012

Video: Building the Ducati 1199 Panigale

Ducati's revolutionary 1199 Panigale superbike is now in full production and MCN was on hand to watch the first bikes being built, marking the start of a new era for the Italian firm. Its new 1200cc V-twin, with an aluminium monocoque chassis and some of the most advanced electronics ever seen on a motorcycle, produces close to 200bhp. At the ...

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  • 23 February 2012

Video: Ducati 1199 Panigale first ride

The all-new 195bhp Ducati 1199 Panigale takes superbikes to a new level of sophistication with an abundance of electronic aids, including ABS, traction control, customisable riding modes and electronic engine braking. MCN rode the bike at the Yas Marina circuit to see if it lives up to the hype. To read the full test, pick up a copy of the ...

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  • First rides & tests
  • 17 February 2012

Video: MV Agusta F3 first ride

Riding the £9999 MV Agusta F3 at its world launch around the surreal blue and red-lined track at Paul Ricard in the south of France has left MCN seriously impressed with MV's first brand new bike since the Brutale in 2002. But with a multitude of different power modes and throttle sensitivity settings to choose from, the F3 can be ...

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  • 16 February 2012


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