New bikes (June 2005)

  • Kawasaki ER-6n revealed

    24 June 2005

    Kawasaki ER-6n revealed

    First pictures and details of Kawasaki’s radical ER-6n big-value bike are revealed in MCN – out on June 29. The taster picture shown here reveals revolutionary styling in a bike that’s set to be...

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  • Electric scoots on charge

    24 June 2005

    Electric scoots on charge

    American electric scooter maker Evader Inc is tieing up with a Brazillian manufacturer with a plan to build 20,000-plus electric and petrol scooters a year for the next five years. Rio-based Garini...

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  • Heretic at Goodwood

    17 June 2005

    Heretic at Goodwood

    If you go to the Goodwood festival of speed this weekend you’ll get the chance to see the mad Ecosse Heretic for the first time in Europe. The bike has been available for a few years in the US...

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  • GSX-R tops the charts

    10 June 2005

    GSX-R tops the charts

    Suzuki’s GSX-R1000 has knocked the Honda Fireblade of the top of the sales charts by selling a massive 234 more than the Blade and helping to halt the downturn in Sports bike sales. The sports...

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  • Gilera updates DNA

    10 June 2005

    Gilera updates DNA

    Gilera has launched an updated version of its DNA 50 with a new styling and improved handling. Gilera has seen the massive rise in popularity of naked bikes and that reflects in the changes to the...

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  • Bikes boom abroad

    03 June 2005

    Bikes boom abroad

    Motorcycle use is booming in India, as Bajaj Autos, the second-largest bike firm, announces 76 per cent growth for May, 2005 alone. A total of 153973 two-wheelers were sold in May alone, up from...

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  • Infinity expands range

    03 June 2005

    Infinity expands range

    Infinity Motorcycles has now introduced Aprilia and Kawasaki franchises to their York branch, celebrating with an official launch attended by World Superbike star Chris Walker. "We are confident...

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  • Free GPS for BMW tourer

    01 June 2005

    Free GPS for BMW tourer

    Anyone buying a BMW K1200LT tourer will receive a Motorrad Navigator II GPS system worth £1350 for free, including fitting, until the end of September, 2005. The K1200LT has won the MCN Best...

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