First rides & tests (April 2016)

  • Harley-Davidson Roadster first ride

    27 April 2016 by Phil West

    Harley-Davidson Roadster first ride

    Harley-Davidson’s new ‘Roadster’ version of its Sportster 1200 is designed to bring genuine performance ability to its middleweight V-twin and is currently being put through its paces by MCN guest...

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  • Benelli BN251 launch kicks off

    12 April 2016 by Jon Urry

    Benelli BN251 launch kicks off

    Like so many Italian motorcycle manufacturers, Benelli’s 105 year history contains more peaks and troughs than a rollercoaster ride. However, since the firm was taken over by the Chinese Qianjiang...

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  • First Ride: Triumph Tiger Sport 1050

    11 April 2016 by Adam Child

    First Ride: Triumph Tiger Sport 1050

    “This versatile all-rounder just keeps on improving” The Tiger Sport has always nestled in the shadows of Triumph’s huge 38-model range, earning a reputation as an all-rounder rather than as a star –...

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  • Launch: Triumph Tiger Sport 1050

    11 April 2016 by Adam Child

    Launch: Triumph Tiger Sport 1050

    Triumph are currently launching their new Tiger Sport 1050 in Nice, southern France and we’ve sent MCN Senior Road Tester Adam Child, who is about to enjoy a 250km first ride. The new Tiger Sport,...

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