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1200cc Blackbird for 2003

Anonymous, 04 March 2002 00:00

Honda insiders have confirmed the Super Blackbird is getting a mid-range boost and a restyle for 2003.Although the changes are expected to raise power by as much as 20bhp to around 155bhp, the real target of the changes is to give it more grunt.The current bike has a capacity of 1137cc and produces 135bhp at the rear wheel with 75ft.lb ...

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World first pictures of Triumph cruiser

Anonymous, 25 February 2002 00:00

These exclusive pictures show Triumph’s long-awaited 2.2litre cruiser.If you want to see more of it, make sure you get MCN, out on Wednesday, February, 28.The bike is due to be launched next year and sources close to the factory suggest it will simply be called the " Twenty Two " – a reference to the 2200cc engine and a nod ...

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Honda plans road-going V4 and V5

Anonymous, 04 February 2002 00:00

HONDA is working on an all-new 1000cc V4 superbike AND a Hayabusa-style V5.Both are expected to draw heavily on technology being developed for the firm’s new V5 four-stroke GP race bike.The V4 superbike will supercede Honda’s current SP-2 V-twin in WSB in 2004, when the series’ rules will change to a simple 1000cc limit for all engine types (at the ...

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Aprilia kit gives Falco more fight

Anonymous, 04 February 2002 00:00

Aprilia is offering an aftermarket kit for its V-twin Falco which bosses say will give it streetfighter-style and loads more grunt.Aprilia UK’s Paul Walker said: " As it is, the Falco wheelies whether you want it to or not. With high bars and some more torque from the new cans, I think it will be the king of the wheelie ...

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The Decision

Anonymous, 21 January 2002 00:00

IN a hotel conference room in Arcadia, 18 miles North of Los Angeles Harley-Davidson unveiled the V-Road to the world’s press. We took the chance to speak to the people behind the V-Rod with an obviously excited Bill Davidson, Director of Product Development for the Harley-Davidson Motor Company leading the proceedings. That’s Davidson as in the name and Willie G ...

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R1150GS goes supermoto

Anonymous, 21 January 2002 00:00

A limited-edition R1150GS could pave the way for a factory produced BMW Supermoto.The R1150 " SM " uses a set of wide, 17 inch BBS " Phoenix " solid wheels to mount sticky tyres to the normally knobbly-shod GS. The handling tweaks don’t stop there though, as the entire rear swingarm has been replaced with the unit from a road-focused ...

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BMW introduces "challenging" R1150R paintscheme

Anonymous, 16 December 2001 00:00

BMW won critical acclaim when it unveiled the R1150R – for making a bike that truly tempts the eye.But, as Prince Charles once said, " rather like a carbuncle on the face of a much-loved friend " , they’ve seen fit to give it a paintscheme that ain’t exactly a beauty treatment.As well as retina-damaging colours called " Dakar Yellow ...

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100 people rate the best bikes, bargains and babes at the NEC Show

Anonymous, 11 November 2001 00:00

We asked 100 people to choose their favourite bikes, the top stands to see, the hottest bargains to be had and the loveliest ladies to spot at the NEC Show. Check their answers to see if you agree or use their tips to help you make more of your forthcoming visit to the Birmingham event.The first 10 are below, but ...

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Examining the latest report on bike thefts

Anonymous, 11 November 2001 00:00

Bikes worth £3 million are being stolen in the UK every MONTH. Honda’s CBR600 is the most popular for crooks and just 16 per cent of those motorcycles swiped are recovered.These were the worrying statistics which attracted headlines on TV and in national newspapers last week. They came out of a new report from the National Criminal Intelligence Service (NCIS), ...

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2002 VFR800, Sprint ST and Futura shoot-out

Anonymous, 11 November 2001 00:00

We’re pitching the new Honda V-TEC VFR800 against Triumph’s uprated 2002 Sprint ST and Aprilia’s Futura starting on Wednesday.The V4 Honda, triple-powered Sprint and V-twin Futura offer very different takes on the sports-tourer theme. Which will turn out to be our No1? We’re riding them from the Midlands up to and around the fabulous roads of the Lake District and ...

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