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Video: Supercharged Honda Blackbird

MCN, 02 June 2009 10:30

This Honda Blackbird is fitted with a supercharger, giving it 65bhp and 24lb-ft of torque more than a standard machine. Watch the video for a technical explaination and some high speed runs from MCN's Rupert Paul.   Supercharged Blackbird on the dyno Read the full story in this week's MCN, on sale Jun 3. http://link.brightcove.com/services/link/bcpid771491905http://www.brightcove.com/channel.jsp?channel=711881422 // By use of this code ...

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My Ducati 748 transformation

Ray Bowers, 23 April 2009 16:32

I just wanted to send this vid of my ducati 748 transformation that I have done all by myself over the past 6 months. This bike is my pride and joy. After 6 months of hard work I finally finished it and can now take it out and enjoy it!

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Video: Ace Cafe Racer unveiled

Michael Carroll, 18 June 2008 11:10

MCN was invited to take a sneak peak at the completed Ace Cafe Racer before it is shipped to the United States and we have some video footage of it running. Mark Wilsmore, Managing Director of the Ace Cafe, unveiled the bike to a select group of family and friends. Upon its arrival in America it will be part of the 50th anniversary ...

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Video: Harley Davidson engineers create turbo-diesel cruiser

Laim Marsden, 12 March 2008 10:36

A group of former Harley Davidson development engineers, who call themselves the Gray Eagles, are currently working on converting a 1988 Harley Davidson FXRS V-twin engine into a turbo diesel with electronic fuel injection. The group currently don't have any plans to produce the motorcycle or engine as the motorcycle is as it's currently only a concept demonstrator as opposed to ...

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Video: Home-made V8 motorcycle

Angus Farquhar, 11 March 2008 17:57

Dutch baker Tjitze Tjoelker couldn't afford a classic Morbidelli V8 so he decided to build one for himself instead and the result sounds incredible. Check out the video below to see the bike fired up in the workshop then pick up  a copy of the March 12 edition of MCN to read the full story about the impressive motorcycle. Zoom ...

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Video: Nick Gale replica up and running

Michael Carroll, 08 February 2008 11:27

Here’s a video of Nick Gale Custom Cycles starting up its replica of a 1960s Honda 500cc race motorcycle. The firm constructed the frame, tank unit, and fairing, and bolt in the engine from a Honda CB400/4. Nick Gale estimates the cost of the completed replica to be £8,000, which includes £500 towards the price of the donor-bike engine. For ...

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Video: Going the whole Hawg

Gary Pinchin, 13 December 2007 13:45

They’re mad, they’re bad, and they’re certainly rad. Jon Quantrell and Terry Clark at Hawg Haven build some of the best-engineered custom bikes in the world. They invited motorcyclenews.com to their workshop in Norwich to get a peak preview of their latest build, the so-called Bentley motorcycle. It’s in the early stages so far - just a few drawings, a stripped ...

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Battery-powered Killacycle set to be fastest bike ever

Ben Purvis, 23 May 2007 13:26

Already holding the record as the fastest ever two or four-wheeled electric-powered drag racer, the KillaCycle is now being aimed at the outright drag bike record. To take the electric record, ther machine completed an 8.168s quarter-mile at 155.74mph, but the American engineeer behind the project, Bill Dube, is confident they can chalenge the outright record of 5.88 seconds at ...

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Video: Barnstormer

Gary Pinchin, 17 May 2007 15:00

Check out our video of the Barnstormer - when bike building becomes art. Designed by Jon Quantrell, the Barnstormer took more than 600 hours to complete the aluminium parts alone and has already won awards for its creation. Check out this week's MCN, available from Wednesday, May 16, 2007, to read a full interview with Quantrell.    Zoom & Watch more videos on ...

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Watch the world's fastest electric bike

Tom Rayner, 02 May 2007 14:30

Here’s conclusive proof that electric bikes can be cool - meet the 350bhp Killacycle. Built by American Bill Dube, the Killacycle is the fastest electric-powered motorcycle in the world. It has recently posted a 0-60mph time in just 1.4 seconds, and the bike’s best quarter mile drag run was just 8.76 seconds with a top speed of 145mph! The bike ...

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