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The face of Honda's MotoGP road bike?

Few bikes are as intriguing as Honda’s forthcoming MotoGP-derived ­superbike. Since its announcement last year, details of the machine have remained a mystery. But now a new patent filed by Honda might give us a clue to the all-important ‘face’ of the bike. The patent shows LED (light emitting diode) headlights inside the bike’s twin air-intakes. At the moment, LED lights...

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Sep 09

Posts: 107

mickofield says:

The Racer look

If this patent for LED headlights also allows Honda (and other manufacturers) to "hide" headlights in air intakes, it means we can have street bikes that really do look like race bikes. We can stick race numbers on them and tear around like our heroes! Now we get to the tricky issue of World Superbike. This year headlight "stickers" have been used in this class to visually differentiate SBK bikes from MotoGP. If the future sport bikes on the street have headlights hidden.......

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Aug 02

Posts: 102

hondagixer says:

hidden lights?

just another reason for car drivers to say 'i didnt see you mate'

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Sep 07

Posts: 75

djjonnibgood says:

LED Headlights


Have them switched on??

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Sep 10

Posts: 837

CBR11X says:

What a story! Wow! LED headf@cking lights!

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Dec 10

Posts: 12078

preunit says:

"LED headf@cking lights!"

bet they're f@cking expensive anorl :blink:

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Feb 09

Posts: 515

You could fit feckin' searchlights, but the myopic drivers are far too pre occupied with their gadgets to take any notice. Looks nice, though, in the piccie.

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Oct 11

Posts: 2792

Piglet2010 says:


What is the big deal with LED lighting?  About every push-bike light sold in the last 5 years is LED.

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Mar 07

Posts: 276

LED headlights......

..... I couldn't care less if it was fitted with IED's, I'll still want one - if I could fecking afford it!

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