First rides & tests (September 2014)

  • The SPecial One

    14 September 2014 by Jon Urry

    The SPecial One

    Honda’s SP-1, or the VTR1000 SP-1 RC51 to give it its proper name, will always hold a very special place in motorcycle history. This is a bike born out of necessity – not to mention a considerable...

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  • Video: New KTM RC390 first ride

    13 September 2014 by MCN

    Video: New KTM RC390 first ride

    For the first time in years there’s a machine for young sportsbike fans to get excited about. If you’re 19 and have just passed your A2 licence you can rip up your L plates and pretend you’re...

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  • KTM RC 390 launch today

    01 September 2014 by Michael Neeves

    KTM RC 390 launch today

    MCN Senior Road Tester Michael Neeves is at the launch of the eagerly awaited new KTM RC 390 in Italy today. Costing £4995 the single-cylinder 43bhp, 373.2cc machine is aimed at younger riders and...

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