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Staff bikes: KTM Duke 125 - If you ask an expert...

Dan Aspel, 27 October 2011 16:26

In my hands the MCN award-winning 125 Duke has proved to be a reliable commuter, tourer and general muck-about bike. It has impressed me. But would it impress a half-decent rider? I handed the keys to MCN senior road tester and NW200 veteran Adam Child. After a quick blast, a few stoppies, a burn-out and valiant attempts at a wheelie, ...

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Two-stroke answer to rising crosser costs

Dan Aspel, 27 October 2011 12:10

This immaculate Kawasaki KX500 hybrid is one motocross racer's response to the rising costs of four-stroke off-road competition machines. Chris Place, 21, hopes the blend of an easily-fixed two-stroke engine and modern chassis will enable him to compete on a knock-down budget. Built from a 2008 KXF450 chassis and a 1994 KX500 two-stroke, the KX500CF (for Custom Fabricated) was built ...

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New MV Agusta F4 R to cost £14,499

Dan Aspel, 06 October 2011 16:49

MV Agusta has just released details of the new 2012 F4 R Corsa Corta. A lower cost, lower-spec. alternative to the F4 RR, it will be priced at £14,499. The R’s engine is identical to the 998cc, short-stroke, four-cylinder unit carried by the £17,999 RR, but with a small drop in power from 201bhp to 195bhp. This is due to ...

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New titanium colour for 2012 Ducati Multistrada

Dan Aspel, 05 October 2011 16:11

The 2012 Ducati Multistrada will be available in a new "race titanium matte" colour scheme and carry an upgraded seat for next year’s riding season. The new colour option will include a "racing black" frame, while the seat has been lengthened for added comfort. The Multistrada will still be available in both red and white, and will come in the ...

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Classic Indians, Harleys, shotguns and cider mills in Ohio’s “ultimate barn find”

Dan Aspel, 30 September 2011 15:10

A treasure trove of classic American motorcycles has been unearthed in what auctioneers are calling the "ultimate barn find". Ranging from a 1937 Indian Jr. Scout to a 1965 Harley Davidson FLH Pan Head – with every cylinder case, intake manifold, gear and bolt in between – the collection represents the estate of the late William L King, Jr, an ...

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VIDEO: Melons… rocks…“Wingnut”… what 3hrs a night has done to Nick Sanders

Dan Aspel, 29 September 2011 15:42

Nick Sanders has returned from a triple-length-of-the-Americas expedition, a journey he describes as "the hardest" of his career. After leading a group of paying customers from the bottom of Argentina to the USA, the adventure rider travelled directly to Alaska to begin a timed 29,300-mile Prudhoe Bay-Ushuaia-Prudhoe Bay double crossing. He completed the feat in just 46 days. Often riding ...

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New Kawasaki ZX-10R for £5795. Did you put a deposit down?

Dan Aspel, 28 September 2011 13:27

Did you put down a £500 deposit on a 2011 ZX-10R priced at just £5795? If so MCN would like to hear from you urgently The offer – run by Birmingham-based firm “Friends & Co Ltd” and advertised on Ebay - promised a range of 2011 Japanese sports bikes such as the ZX-10R, ZX-6R, R1 and R6 for bargain basement ...

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Staff bikes: KTM Duke 125 - Loading up the Duke

Dan Aspel, 28 September 2011 12:17

Fitting luggage on a KTM 125 Duke might seem as pointless as putting race slicks on a Suzuki Burgman, but if you’re a teenager who has the touring bug, you need to know your options. Too low powered and dinky to cope with hard panniers or a topbox, the Duke is limited to soft bags and bungee straps. With this ...

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New MV Agusta Brutale R 1090 to hit dealerships this month

Dan Aspel, 22 September 2011 15:41

MV Augusta’s new Brutale R 1090 – offering the same capacity as the 1090RR but the budget pricing approach of the 920 – is heading to the UK. Priced at around £12,200, it will appear in UK dealerships by the end of the month. MV Agustas for sale. Powered by the same 144bhp, 1078cc, four-cylinder, radial-valve engine as its higher spec. ...

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WIN tickets to exclusive preview of "Fastest"!

Dan Aspel, 15 September 2011 09:59

MCN has five pairs of tickets to the exclusive London debut of MotoGP documentary "Fastest" to give away. The one-off event – which takes place at 18:45 at the Empire Leicester Square on 20th September – will be attended by the stars and makers of the film, making it a once in a lifetime experience for any MotoGP fan. The ...

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