First rides & tests (February 2014)

  • Video: Honda Fireblade SP group test

    26 February 2014 by MCN

    Video: Honda Fireblade SP group test

    With a blueprinted engine and snazzy chassis parts, the new Honda Fireblade SP has a price tag to match its European rivals. But does it beat them at their own game? We find out on sunny Spanish roads...

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  • Yamaha MT-07 launch today

    11 February 2014 by Michael Neeves

    Yamaha MT-07 launch today

    MCN Senior Road Tester Michael Neeves is at the launch of the new Yamaha MT-07 in Lanzarote today. Priced at just £5199 when it goes on sale in dealers later this month, the new Yamaha has a 74bhp...

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  • First Ride: Triumph 2014 Thunderbird Cruisers

    10 February 2014 by Phil West

    First Ride: Triumph 2014 Thunderbird Cruisers

    Triumph’s two new 2014 Thunderbird-based cruisers, the ‘Road King’ style LT bagger and the fat, reto-styled Commander, are currently being put through their paces for the first time by MCN Executive...

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  • First Ride: Ducati Monster 1200S

    10 February 2014 by Adam Child

    First Ride: Ducati Monster 1200S

    MCN is in Spain, Tenerife for the launch of the all new Ducati Monster 1200s and today MCN’s senior road tester Adam Child will be putting the new 145bhp naked bike to the test The full test of the...

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  • First ride – new Honda NC750X

    04 February 2014 by Andy Downes

    First ride – new Honda NC750X

    MCN is in Athens, Greece for the launch of the updated NC700 range and will today be riding the NC750X and the scooter version, the Integra. The full test of both bikes will be in a forthcoming issue...

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