New bikes (June 2008)

  • MCN Daily 25-06-08: Your daily video motorcycle news

    25 June 2008 by Jack Thorpe, Chris Slade

    In episode 133 of the MCN Daily motorcycle news show Harley-Davidson's XR1200 arrives in dealerships around the UK, the Italian SC Caracchi Triumph World Supersport team are back in action at Misano this weekend and Ducati deny reports it will debut its new carbon-fibre framed GP9 this season.    Subscribe to this podcast with RSS  Subscribe with iTunes Check out the...

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  • Harley Davidson XR1200 now in UK dealerships

    24 June 2008 by Liam Marsden

    Harley Davidson XR1200 now in UK dealerships

    Harley Davidsons flat-track inspired XR1200 motorcycle has now arrived in Harley Davidson dealerships around the UK. The XR1200 is styled on the flat-track Harley Davidson XR750, which is the...

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  • MCN Daily 18-06-08: Your daily video motorcycle news

    18 June 2008 by Michael Carroll, Sarah Carnell, Chris Slade

    In episode 129 of the MCN Daily motorcycle news show Yamaha unveil its revised 2009 motocross motorcycle range, Xerox Ducati target Shane Byrne and Hayden fears he could be axed.   Subscribe to this podcast with RSS  Subscribe with iTunes Check out the video below to catch up with all the news in just three minutes then email us here to let us know what you think of the new show.

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  • New Yamaha motocrossers unveiled

    18 June 2008 by Chris Newbigging

    New Yamaha motocrossers unveiled

    Yamaha has just unveiled its revised 2009 motocross motorcycle range. The four-stroke YZ250F and YZ450F gain a new lighter swingarm and rear wheel hub, a larger and more rigid rear wheel spindle and...

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  • MCN Daily 13-06-08: Your daily video motorcycle news

    13 June 2008 by Michael Carroll, Sarah Carnell, Chris Slade

    In episode 126 of the MCN Daily motorcycle news show Suzuki expands its range of learner bikes, MPs say the Government should look again at national road pricing and Troy Corser was the man to beat at the Nurburgring today.  Subscribe to this podcast with RSS  Subscribe with iTunes Check out the video below to catch up with all the news in just three minutes then email us here to let us...

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  • Video: Honda's ABS CBR600RR explained

    11 June 2008 by Angus Farquhar

    Video: Honda's ABS CBR600RR explained

    Honda has released the full details of the new ABS system it has debuted on a CBR600RR and you can see the video below. MCN man Trevor Franklin has been testing the prototype ABS CBR600RR and has...

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  • ABS Honda CBR600RR gets thumbs up

    11 June 2008 by Trevor Franklin

    ABS Honda CBR600RR gets thumbs up

    MCN man Trevor Franklin has just ridden the much hyped ABS  Honda CBR600RR and said for the road it makes perfect sense. Trev rode a CBR600RR equipped with one of the three ABS prototypes at a...

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  • My designs for new Yamaha TDR and RD's

    10 June 2008 by Oberdan Bezzi

    My designs for new Yamaha TDR and RD's

    These are my proposal sketches for a new Yamaha RD350 and Yamaha TDR350 twin. Both would be two-stroke with fuel injection and weighing 4,134Kg. I have a two-stroke...

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  • First look at Honda's ABS CBR600RR

    10 June 2008 by Ben Purvis

    First look at Honda's ABS CBR600RR

    Honda has revealed a CBR600RR with ABS brakes and MCN is due to ride the motorcycle today. The prototype CBR600RR is the first ever supersports motorcycle to feature the ABS that it...

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