New MCN December 9: New limited edition Triumph Thruxton

Published: 08 December 2009

In this week's issue of MCN, on sale December 9, we have the first pictures of the new limtied edition Triumph Thruxton.

The new Triumph Thruxton SE will feature new red and white paint, red frame, black engine and flyscreen.

There's also details of Triumph's other special editions.

Also in this issue, KTM's director stresses the importance of 125cc bikes for the Austrian company and the need to get young people on bikes.

What you'll find in the December 9 issue of Motorcycle News:

 

 

 

Norton steals the NEC Show
The revived British brand stole the NEC Show, with visitors flocking to see the new Norton Commando 961s and celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay ordered two!

 

 

The World's fastest litre bike
The Asphaltfighters Stormbringer is the fastest 1000cc superbike ever made. It produces 280bhp and can beat a Bugatti Veyron to 186mph from a standstill.

 

 

 

Limited edition Triumph Thunderbird
Triumph unveil a special edition Thruxton, with special paint and a flyscreen. KTM boss stresses importance of young riders and says the KTM 125cc concept will be built.

 

 

Norton wins Britain's Got Biking Talent
A homemade Norton NRS588 rotary replica won this year's Britain's Got Biking Talent at the NEC Show, but the competition was fierce.

 

 

 

£22,658 Ducati Streetfighter special
If the £13,995 Ducati Streetfighter S isn't quite enough, then you need to bolt on over £8000 worth of goodies, including carbon BST wheels and Termignoni exhaust system

 

 

Toseland has to re-learn the art of WSB
With his MotoGP career over and hiw WSB future back on track, James Toseland has revealed just how different riding the two types of race bike has become.

 

 

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