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Brammo announce smart-phone, route-planning deal

Steve Hunt, 04 April 2014 10:18

US-based, electric motorcycle manufacturer Brammo has announced that they’ll be giving a copy of the RealRider smart-phone application away to every person who purchases a bike from them when they’re released in April/May this year. The RealRider application is marketed as a ‘life saving, route recording, benefit-filled smart phone app’ and includes route-logging and sharing capabilities alongside ‘crash detection’ which ...

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Has BMW completely nailed the modern rider's desires with their new R nineT?

MCN, 30 January 2014 14:36

Has BMW completely nailed the modern rider's desires with their new R nineT? The sales figures certainly suggest so. It's fun, fast, handles, looks good, has character, is easy to customise, and doesn't cost upwards of £12,000. But does it do it for you?

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Honda CB650 Four SS concept

Oberdan Bezzi, 13 January 2014 09:05

Based on the new CB650 F, this 'classic' is the modern remake of the legendary CB400 Four of '70s.

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Jaw-dropping 1970s KR750 replica is actually a usable ER-6f

MCN, 26 December 2013 08:00

The flash of green and bare alloy emerges from a London side street. The rider, black visor down, looks both ways, and accelerates into a gap in front of a red bus. The bike is obscured by traffic. There is only the bus’s burp of diesel smoke and a question left to consider: Was that really a Kawasaki KR750? It ...

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The real story of The Great Escape

MCN, 24 December 2013 09:00

If there’s one film scene which everyone remembers it’s the bike chase in The Great Escape. After dozens of failed escape attempts ‘The Cooler King’, played by the inimitable Steve McQueen, finally makes it to within sight of freedom. He roars across the countryside on his stolen BMW pursued by a hoard of manic Nazi motorcyclists intent on his death. ...

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Ducati officially dismisses scooter rumours…again!

Andy Downes, 16 December 2013 15:31

Ducati boss Claudio Domenicali has once again officially dismissed rumours the Italian firm is working on either a scooter or small capacity bikes in the foreseeable future despite new and unfounded internet rumours.Stories of a Ducati scooter have been doing the rounds for years but the firm has always denied this was planned; that situation is no different today despite ...

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New Hesketh 24 revealed

Andy Downes, 29 November 2013 15:55

This is the first new model from British firm Hesketh Motorcycles, which will be available in a limited run of 24 examples when it goes on sale in February 2014. The brand was recently bought by Paul Sleeman and the Hesketh 24 is a 1950cc 56-degree V-twin with 120bhp. A company statement says: “Taking inspiration from Hesketh’s illustrious Formula 1 ...

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Staff Blog: Yard Built, Yamaha Blessed

Steve Hunt, 22 November 2013 10:40

After years of bubbling just below the surface, the 'café-racer scene', this once underground segment of the custom-bike world now finds itself cresting the mainstream wave; shows on Discovery Turbo, the celebrated launch of bikes such as BMW's recent NineT and the resurgence of old, classic brands as trendy fashion labels (see the recently launched, Kate Moss-fronted Matchless clothing line; ...

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Litre sportsbikes for less than £3,000

MCN Staff, 14 November 2013 17:29

1998/99 Yamaha YZF-R1In 1998 theYamaha YZF-R1 arrived and rewrote the rulebook when it came to litre sportsbikes. Where the FireBlade had effectively created the genre in 1992, the R1 moved the game on a giant leap by introducing new technology that brought with it both incredible power figures and previously unheard of levels of handling. Fifteen years later this revolutionary ...

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Caterham branches out to launch motorcycle division

Andy Downes, 05 November 2013 09:37

Caterham Group has launched its first ever motorcycle division – Caterham Bikes – at the Milan motorcycle show today. The firm has ambitious targets and is already planning three models including the Brutus 750 which it is calling the ‘SUV of motorcycles’, a Classic E-Bike with retro styling and a Carbon E-Bike which has been inspired by Formula One technology. ...

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