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Yamaha Super Tenere - World first test ride

The new Yamaha XTZ1200Z Tenere is a great alternative to a BMW R1200GS or Ducati Multistrada says MCN’s Trevor Franklin. Adventure special issue of MCN, on sale this Wednesday Trevor has so far covered 260km in southern France up to and over the Pyrennees, encountering snow, twisty, gravel strewn roads and more, this is what Trevor has to say: “At all ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • First rides & tests
  • 07 May 2010

World Exclusive: 2010 Norton Commando 961 SE - first ride tomorrow

Norton's brand new production Commando 961 SE will be tested for the very first time by MCN on Friday. The eagerly-awaited, British-built machine has been fully re-engineered after a full year's worth of development and features an all-new, air-cooled, fuel-injected 961cc parallel twin engine good for an expected 85-90bhp; a chrome-moly steel tube chassis and bristles with the very best ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • First rides & tests
  • 19 November 2009

World Exclusive: First ride of the RSV4 on the road

MCN’s world first road ride on Aprilia's new RSV4 has proved what an exceptional bike it is. But it has also highlighted problems that did not show up on the racetrack launch. New V4 Aprilia ridden on road for first time 415 miles of motorway, A-roads and cities It’s brilliant, but flawed The surprises came to light after MCN picked ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • First rides & tests
  • 30 April 2009

First ride: Moto Guzzi V7 Cafe Classic and Griso SE

Moto Guzzi's two new stars for 2009 are the V7 Café Classic and Griso S.E. MCN Executive Editor Phil West has just sampled them in Rome. Here are his first impressions. "The Café Classic is a café racer version of the V7 Classic retro roadster launched last year. That bike, powered by the 750 Nevada V-twin powerplant in an 'old ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • First rides & tests
  • 20 March 2009

Video: 2008 Suzuki Hayabusa first test at the Salzburgring

Watch our exclusive video from the world first test of the 2008 Suzuki GSX1300R Hayabusa at the Salzuburgring in Austria, and find out what MCN road tester Adam 'Chad' Child thinks of the motorcycle. You'll be able to read more on the new 2008 Suzuki GSX1300R Hayabusa in MCN, out Wednesday, September 12, 2007, and at the end of the ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • First rides & tests
  • 12 September 2007

Suzuki B-King is launched

Suzuki has just officially announced horsepower figures for the long awaited B-King motorcycle – and they did it just minutes ago in Germany. According to the factory brains behind the project, the massive 1340cc muscle-bike is making a claimed 181.5bhp. The information was revealed literally moments ago at the bike’s world press launch in Dresden, East Germany, shortly before Suzuki admitted ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • First rides & tests
  • 31 July 2007

Video: Racing the GSX-R cup

MCN road tester Michael Neeves was invited to race in the Suzuki GSX-R Cup and you can follow his exploits in the video below. Watch as Michael prepares his bike for the race that accompanied the World Superbike race in Misano. Zoom & Watch more videos on MCN | TV http://link.brightcove.com/services/link/bcpid1119137831http://www.brightcove.com/channel.jsp?channel=711881422 // By use of this code snippet, I agree to ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • First rides & tests
  • 04 July 2007

Video: Bimota Tesi 3D in the factory

IN a recent visit to the Bimota factory we managed to get an excluasinve ride on the development version of the New Tesi 3D and sneak a peak inside their workshop. Check out the video to see the amazing machine in all its glory on the workbench in the factory. Watch more videos on MCN | TV

  • Motorcycle News
  • First rides & tests
  • 16 April 2007

Fuertenduro experience

While holidaying in Fuerteventura I came across Fuertenduro. This is an off-road school run by an Italian, exprofessional enduro rider called Fabrizio. He caters for all levels from novice to pro. Taking a day off from the beach and the family, I was riding over rocks, sand dunes and twisty mountain roads. I had my most exhilarating day on a bike ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • First rides & tests
  • 25 March 2007

Video: Aprilia RSVR550 out on track

Cross an Aprilia RS250 with n SXV550 and what do you get? The spiritual successor to the Yamaha TZR250, Suzuki RGV250 and Kawasaki KR-1S. MCN road tester Michael Neeves took out the new RSVR550 from RSVR Racing Ltd at Rockingham to see if the bike can live up to the expectations. Zoom & Watch more videos on MCN | TV ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • First rides & tests
  • 13 March 2007

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