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Video: World's first turbo-diesel production bike

Ben Purvis, 11 October 2007 10:11

Take a look at our MCN-exclusive video of the first turbo-diesel motorcycle in production, the Neander. Costing £65,000, you probably won't see many on the roads, so our video is your best chance to see the air-cooled 1340cc parallel twin, which has been in development for seven years. It's got so much torque that the only comparable motorcycle is the ...

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Yamaha releases more concept motorcycles

Ben Purvis, 05 October 2007 09:19

Yamaha has revealed more of the weird concept bikes it will show at the Tokyo Motor Show later this month. The new models include: Yamaha Tesseract This is a hybrid 4-wheeled vehicle powered by a combination of a liquid-cooled V-twin gasoline engine and an electric motor. It is designed with "dual-scythe" suspension that lets it lean like a motorcycle despite ...

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Honda reveals production version of DN-01 concept motorcycle

Ben Purvis, 04 October 2007 10:00

Honda has released the first pictures of the production-ready version of its DN-01 - which was originally shown as a concept bike two years ago. The radical Honda DN-01 is designed to blur the line between cruisers, scooters and sportsbikes, and features an innovative hydraulic transmission, ditching a conventional drive system in favour of using high-pressure hydraulic fluid to transmit ...

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Kawasaki Ninja 250R first official picture

Ben Purvis, 25 September 2007 12:03

Last week we showed you the spy pictures of Kawasaki’s new Ninja 250R – and now we can reveal the finished version of the motorcycle which is set to be officially launched in Paris on Friday. Developed around a new 249cc parallel twin engine, the Kawasaki Ninja 250R is aimed squarely at riders who’ve passed their tests and stepped up ...

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2008 Suzuki GSX-R600 colour options revealed

Ben Purvis, 19 September 2007 15:50

These are the colour schemes that will be available on the new-for 2008 Suzuki GSX-R600 motorcycle. See MCN today for all the information on the new Suzuki GSX-R600 motorcycle, which will be officially unveiled at next week's Paris bike show.

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Biodiesel-powered BMW breaks world land speed record

Ben Purvis, 15 September 2007 10:30

A custom-built biodiesel motorcycle has shattered the World Land Speed Record for diesel motorcycles at the BUB International Motorcycle Speed Trials at Bonneville Salt Flats, achieving a speed of 130.614 mph (210.203 km/h). Interestingly, the ‘motorcycle’ – which started life as a BMW R 1150 RT – was in fact powered by a two-litre diesel engine from a BMW 3 ...

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Millionaire Gifts Ambulance Bikes

Ben Purvis, 14 September 2007 16:19

A fleet of motorcycles owned by St John Ambulance in London has been boosted by a donation from millionaire businessman, Rodger Dudding. Two new Honda Pan Europeans were presented last week, doubling the size of the fleet. Mr Dudding said: “If they save just one life, I will be very proud.” For more details about the motorcycle unit, first aid courses, ...

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Colour changes for the 2008 Kawasaki ZX-6R motorcycle

Ben Purvis, 12 September 2007 11:17

Kawasaki has revealed the 2008 Kawasaki ZX-6R, and although the motorcycle remains mainly unchanged, there are three colour options. The 2008 Kawasaki ZX-6R is available in plain blue or black, or a green option with new black-and-white-graphics. See the complete 2008 Kawasaki range here. And read more about the 27 new bikes revealed and examined in MCN, Wednesday, September 12, ...

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2008 Honda CBR600RR motorcycle colour changes

Ben Purvis, 06 September 2007 15:28

In keeping with Honda’s two-year update cycle the CBR600RR motorcycle has been left untouched other than colour changes. The Honda CBR600RR will now come in a new combination of white/black/red, red/black and a mean all-black version. The motorcycle was completely redesigned for 2007 with a new chassis, engine and styling, so Honda have left the MCN group-test winning CBR600RR unchanged for next year. ...

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Kawasaki Z750 – 2008 colours revealed

Ben Purvis, 01 September 2007 20:39

Today (Saturday) Kawasaki revealed the first of its 2008 model updates in the form of new colour options on the Z750 and VN900 cruiser. For next year, you’ll be able to buy the Z750 in black, blue or orange, while black is also offered on the VN900. We’ve still got a couple of weeks to wait before Kawasaki reveals the ...

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