New bikes (August 2007)

  • Video: Suzuki Stratosphere in action

    29 August 2007 by Angus Farquhar

    Japanese insiders have confirmed that Suzuki's six-cylinder Stratosphere concept bike has followed in the B-King's footsteps by getting the green light for Production in 2009. Check out the video below to see the bike in action in Suzuki's own teaser for the bike.

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  • New V-Max - but not until 2009

    28 August 2007 by Ben Purvis

    New V-Max - but not until 2009

    Yamaha’s next-generation V-Max concept looks set to go into production as a 2009 model. This message – apparently sent to Yamaha dealers in America, where the firm’s cruisers go under the Star...

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  • Goldammer built for speed

    22 August 2007 by Chris Newbigging

    Goldammer built for speed

    This wild, one-off supercharged single cylinder streamliner was unveiled for the first time at Bonneville Speed Week. Read more about the unique Goldammer machine in this week's MCN, August 22, 2007.

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  • Gallery: See KTM's 2009 range of road bikes

    21 August 2007 by Angus Farquhar

    Gallery: See KTM's 2009 range of road bikes

    A financial report for KTM has revealed the plans for the firms 2009 range of bikes. Check out the report here or see our collection of spy shots and sneak peaks of the upcoming bikes from KTM in the...

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  • Every new KTM revealed

    21 August 2007 by Chris Newbigging

    Every new KTM revealed

    MCN has uncovered a leaked company report revealing every single new model coming from KTM in the next two years. The report was published by Eastern European bank Raiffeisen Centro, and recommends...

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  • New Peugeot Maxi 500 scooter

    10 August 2007 by Rob Hull

    New Peugeot Maxi 500 scooter

    Here is the latest addition to Peugeot’s big scooter range, the four-stroke 500cc Satelis. Perfect for commuter types, there’s a lockable side compartment with a 12V socket for recharging a mobile...

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  • BMW F800R?

    09 August 2007 by Gawaine Mellors

    BMW F800R?

    Thought you might be interested in this photo which I found on the BMW Motorrad Days website. This was taken at this year's BMW Motorrad Days event, and appears to be a BMW F800R naked. What do...

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  • New Ducati supermoto

    06 August 2007 by neill forbes

    New Ducati supermoto

    Here's a pic of my 1977 Ducati 125 six-days trials bike with the BST wheels from my son's 125 honda GP bike loosely fitted. I was thinking of fitting the brakes and using it as a sort of retro motard.

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  • New Kymco Nexxon 125

    06 August 2007 by Chris Newbigging

    New Kymco Nexxon 125

    Kymco has just released a new budget commuter motorcycle, the Kymco Nexxon 125. Similar in idea to the Honda C90, the Kymco Nexxon 125 is a step-through scooter with a horizontal-cylinder air-cooled...

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  • Video: BMW's 450 enduro in action

    01 August 2007 by Rob Hull

    BMW’S next-generation 450 Enduro, tagged the Sportenduro, will be available to buy in BMW dealers next year, but you can see video of the bike in action here. MCN has been told the 450cc single, which is being put through its paces at the moment in the German Enduro Championship, will be unveiled as a new model in the German manufactures range at the latter end of the year, possibly the Paris...

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  • Yamaha's self steering bike revealed

    01 August 2007 by Chris Newbigging

    Yamaha's self steering bike revealed

    These patent drawings discovered by MCN show Yamaha has put serious effort into a bike which steers itself. The amazing concept uses a headstock and front end that rotates longitudinally about the...

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