New bikes (October 2005)

  • Two new bikes from CCM

    28 October 2005

    Two new bikes from CCM

    CCM has launched two new bikes at the NEC show; a new version of its Supermoto and a pre-production version of the FT35 flat tracker. The R35 takes the look of the 644cc R30 and chucks in a smaller...

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  • Enfield café racers

    28 October 2005

    Enfield café racers

    Enfield has launched two new bikes at the NEC show including a limited edition MCN 50th anniverdary bike. The new Enfield is an updated version of the Sportsman Café Racer using the new...

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  • Two new Ducatis at NEC

    21 October 2005

    Two new Ducatis at NEC

    Ducati has launched two new bikes at the at the NEC in Birmingham, revealing a new 999 and ST3. The firm will be making a special edition 999R replica of the Xerox Ducati WSB bike which comes with a...

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  • Suzuki unveil '06 bikes

    21 October 2005

    Suzuki unveil '06 bikes

    Suzuki has unveiled the 2006 range at the International Motorcycle and Scooter show, with the Suzuki GSR600 taking centre stage. The unfaired middleweight is the only new machine, but also shown are...

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  • 2006 R1200GS revealed

    21 October 2005

    2006 R1200GS revealed

    This is the BMW which made its world debut at the NEC Bike Show’s press day in Birmingham, on Thursday (Oct 27) – the 2006 R1200GS Adventure. motorcyclenews.com is running the office from...

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  • Adventure NEC launch

    21 October 2005

    Adventure NEC launch

    BMW has lunched the new R1200GS at the NEC bike show, releasing all the info about the bike, including the fact it’s got a 33 litre tank. The new bike replaces the R1150GS adventure, which has...

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  • Bid for Sheene rep GSX-R

    21 October 2005

    Bid for Sheene rep GSX-R

    MCN’s exclusive limited-edition Barry Sheene replica GSX-R750 is now available in MCN Auctions. Bidding started at just £100 for this rare and stunning machine. Place your bid here ...

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  • Yamaha unveils V-Max

    21 October 2005

    Yamaha unveils V-Max

    Yamaha has unveiled a preview version of how the new V-Max will look at the Tokyo Motor show. The firm says the bike displayed on the stand is just an impression of how the new V-Max will look but...

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  • Bimota preview Delirio

    21 October 2005

    Bimota preview Delirio

    Bimota is set to launch a brand new bike at the Milan show but it is being very tight lipped about exactly what it is. The Italian firm has put up a preview on it’s website of the Delirio with...

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  • Triumph 675 UK launch

    21 October 2005

    Triumph 675 UK launch

    Triumph has shown it’s 675 Daytona for the first time in the UK at the NEC show in Birmingham. The bike was unveiled by Steve Parish and Triumph dealer and former TT racer Phil McCallen, who...

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  • Honda shows 06 range

    21 October 2005

    Honda shows 06 range

    The Honda stand at the NEC Bike Show holds the 2006 FireBlade, the new CB1000F, and the revised VFR800 VTEC, but the star of the show for many people was ASIMO, the Honda robot. You can see why the...

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  • Honda?s automatic bike

    14 October 2005

    Honda?s automatic bike

    Honda has launched a fully automatic concept bike at the Tokyo motorcycle show, which it promises will make it to full production. The DN-01 concept is a sports-tourer based around the Deauville...

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  • Motohispania updates

    14 October 2005

    Motohispania updates

    There are updates throughout the Motohispania range, now known as MH Bikes, with the new Furia Max range. The new Furia Max is available as a 50cc supermotard or enduro versioan and for 2006 features...

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  • BMW to debut at NEC

    07 October 2005

    BMW to debut at NEC

    BMW is out to steal the NEC Show in Birmingham with a world premier of a new 2006 model. It will be shown for the first time on October 27 – to the world’s bike press. The show’s...

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  • Video: Stratosphere lives

    07 October 2005

    Video: Stratosphere lives

    Here’s the video proof that Suzuki’s Stratosphere – the stunning six-cylinder 1100cc bike that represents the return of the Katana – is more than just a plastic mock-up. The...

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  • Paris Show round-up

    01 October 2005

    Paris Show round-up

    The Paris Bike Show is in full swing with a mountain of new metal on show. This round-up brings together all our coverage of it so far. MCN was mob-handed in Paris to bring you the preview shows and...

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  • Suzuki M109R revealed

    01 October 2005

    Suzuki M109R revealed

    Suzuki’s 2006 Boulevard M109R has broken cover with a new 1783cc, liquid-cooled, fuel injected 54-degree V-twin engine, radial-mount four-piston front calipers and a 240mm wide rear tyre. ...

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  • Paris opens to public

    01 October 2005

    Paris opens to public

    The Paris Bike Show opens to the public today and runs until October 9. Tickets are just 12 Euros for adults, six Euros for 12-18 year olds and free for under 12s. When in Paris, take the Metro on...

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  • BMW HP2 best in show

    01 October 2005

    BMW HP2 best in show

    BMW’s R1200GS based HP2 enduro bike has been voted best bike at the Paris bike show by a team of design experts. The Motorcycle Design Association (MDA) looked at everything at the show,...

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  • Triumph shows three

    01 October 2005

    Triumph shows three

    Triumph unveiled its Scrambler, Daytona 675 and Rocket III Classic at the Paris Bike Show which opened to the public on Saturday (Oct 1). in the official press launch on Friday (Sep 30) the firm...

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  • 06 Suzuki muscle cruiser

    01 October 2005

    06 Suzuki muscle cruiser

    Suzuki is preparing to unveil a new ‘muscle cruiser’ for 2006 – the Boulevard M105. Updated October 3 U.S. sources suggested it may be rolled out at a Suzuki dealer meeting on that...

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  • Honda Tokyo bikes

    01 October 2005

    Honda Tokyo bikes

    Honda has revealed a new concept bike ahead of the Tokyo show, which combines the specs of a superbike with the styling of a scooter. The new machine might look like a scooter but it is expected to...

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  • Tokyo Show Yamahas

    01 October 2005

    Tokyo Show Yamahas

    Yamaha has released early details of the concept bikes it will be showing at the Tokyo motor show, including an R6 powered electric hybrid 60s style cruiser. All of the new concept designs focus on...

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