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Ducati Manchester up for sale

Pierre Galpin, 19 August 2010 11:36

Rossi riding a Ducati MotoGP bike… the new Multistrada selling like hot cakes… surely now’s the time to buy a major Ducati dealership? If you have at least £765,000 you stand a chance of snapping up Ducati Manchester and its satellite dealership in Preston, which have been put up for sale by owner David Paterson. He’s selling up and moving ...

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New Rieju RS3 tested

Pierre Galpin, 12 August 2010 15:09

If this bike had been about when I was 16 I would happily have sold my parents for it. The new Rieju RS3 50cc, with a design clearly inspired by the 2009 Yamaha R1, has everything to make budding motorcyclists happy. Compared to its predecessor the RS2, the RS3 is more modern, slimmer and better equipped. The bike retains the ...

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What the French are doing right now

Pierre Galpin, 12 August 2010 14:10

If it was raining on your ride into work this morning you may have regretted taking the bike. Not as much as these guys. This is hill-climbing, one of the craziest motorcycle disciplines and a sport with no technical requirements other than two wheels, a power source and a brain-out rider. The aim is to get to the top of the ...

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Video: Worst bike ad ever?

Pierre Galpin, 12 August 2010 09:38

Honda just released this video advertising its 2010 Hunk (non-UK) model. Aimed at the Indian market, it’s a “muscular” 150cc equipped with a rear disc brake, tubeless tyres, a digital dashboard and LED taillights of all things. Enjoy!

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Video: Ducati 999 beach racer in action

Pierre Galpin, 06 August 2010 11:38

Checkout this video of the Ducati 999 ‘Beach Racer’ featured last month. Created by New Zealand dealer Haldane Motorcycles, the bike is seen in action on a South Auckland beach ridden by Steve Allen. It was filmed by NZ Bike Rider Magazine which then sent it to MCN. Special thanks to Kevin Kinghan for the video.

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Video: Onboard the 2011 ZX-10R with Tom Sykes

Pierre Galpin, 05 August 2010 15:43

Kawasaki is currently putting the 2011 ZX-10R through a new series of tests in Autopolis, Japan. World Superbike rider Tom Sykes and Spaniard Pere Riba (former Kawasaki Supersport rider) have been seen riding the next Japanese Superbike. On this occasion, Kawasaki has released a new series of pictures of the 2011 ZX-10R, as well as two videos (one onboard video), ...

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New triple confirmed for forthcoming Triumph Adventure

Pierre Galpin, 04 August 2010 14:38

As revealed in this week's issue of MCN, Triumph has created a new engine for its forthcoming Adventure. A new official teaser video has just been released by the firm, revealing the choice of a new, long-stroke three cylinder engine based on the 675 to power the middleweight road and off-road bike versions of the bike. Triumph says in the video ...

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Video: 2011 Husqvarna 449TC and 449TE in action

Pierre Galpin, 30 July 2010 16:15

Husqvarna has released an official video of the 2011 449 TC and 449 TE models. The 2011 449s receive Kayaba suspension, new handlebars with handguards, both engine and chassis shockproof plastic guards, rear mudguards with incorporated racing number plate holder and led rear lights. They are also equipped with full Akrapovic exhaust systems and Brembo brakes with floating calipers. The ...

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Ducati 999 hits 134mph on the beach!

Pierre Galpin, 28 July 2010 13:58

This Ducati 999-based beach racer has hit 134mph in the hands of its creator Steve Haldane. Find a Ducati 999 for sale Kevin Kinghan, from the NZ Bike Rider magazine, rode it to 124mph at the same test. He delivered his impressions to MCN: “The feeling of being on a foggy, wild stretch of west coast beach is always exhilarating; flying ...

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Factory-sponsored Ducati and Moto Guzzi concepts

Pierre Galpin, 22 July 2010 17:25

Three students from the European Design Institute of Turin have worked in partnership with Ducati and Moto Guzzi to create these concepts. Simon Buonpensiere and Daniele Mazzon's design is based on the Ducati Hypermotard and Emmanuel Baptism's the Moto Guzzi Griso. The partnerships were offered to the most talented students of the prestigious institute's three-year postgraduate course in Transportation Design. ...


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