New bikes (May 2009)

  • New BMW S1000RR video

    27 May 2009 by SHIVA_

    Check out this new YouTube video of BMW's S1000RR Superbike. It includes: intro, start and rev, walk around, tech and design overview. Also, see the asymmetrical headlights in action.  

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  • Ducati 989R Desmofighter

    21 May 2009 by Oberdan Bezzi

    Ducati 989R Desmofighter

    How surprisingly would it be if the new Ducati at EIMA 2009 was this - an incredible DESMOFIGHTER based on the technical part of Desmosedici RR. A Definitive Naked from 200 CV, a...

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  • Moriwaki Moto2 bike on track

    20 May 2009 by Andy Downes

    Moriwaki Moto2 bike on track

    Japanese tuner Moriwaki track tested its Moto2 MD600 at Suzuka in Japan for the first time last week as it prepares to sell kits to racing teams. Moto2 will be replacing the 250cc two-stroke racing...

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  • Triumph Hurricat 1700

    18 May 2009 by Oberdan Bezzi

    Triumph Hurricat 1700

    If the new Thunderbird seems too classic for you and you want something much more exciting, how about this - the Hurricat 1700!

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  • BMW S1000RR takes to North West 200 course

    15 May 2009 by Andy Downes

    BMW S1000RR takes to North West 200 course

    BMW's S1000RR superbike has taken to the roads on the North West 200 course - the first time the road bike has made an appearance in the UK. BMW's new superbike had a police escort for the outing and...

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  • Suzuki Katana 1000

    14 May 2009 by Oberdan Bezzi

    Suzuki Katana 1000

    Suzuki's answer to the new streetfighters will be very very cutting edge! (get it?) Based on the Suzuki GSX-R1000 K9, the SuperKatana would be the fastest naked on the market.

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  • Triumph announce Thunderbird prices

    14 May 2009 by MCN

    Triumph announce Thunderbird prices

    Triumph have revealed the pricing structure for the various incarnations of their new Thunderbird.  Triumph Thunderbird launch centre Read the Triumph Thunderbird first ride report Video:...

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  • BMW S1000RR spotted at NW200

    12 May 2009 by Andy Downes

    BMW S1000RR spotted at NW200

    An eagle-eyed www.motorcyclenews.com user has spotted a BMW S1000RR road bike inside the BMW display area as they were setting up for this weekend's North West 200 race. The arrival of the bike just a...

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  • Triumph Thunderbirds spotted in Barcelona

    11 May 2009 by Andy Downes

    Triumph Thunderbirds spotted in Barcelona

    A www.motorcyclenews.com user attending the Barcelona Formula One race has spotted a fleet of brand new Triumph Thunderbird cruisers at his hotel in Spain. Triumph Thunderbird launch centre Along...

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  • Video: BMW S1000RR walk-around

    10 May 2009 by MCN

    Video: BMW S1000RR walk-around

    MCN's Phil West explains some of the details and technical features of the new BMW S1000RR at the world launch at Monza, Italy.  BMW S1000RR officially unveiled WSB star says road riders will...

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  • BMW S1000RR will match Japanese on price

    09 May 2009 by Phil West

    BMW S1000RR will match Japanese on price

    BMW’s stunning new S1000RR superbike, which the German firm has just officially unveiled at Monza, is set to compete head-on with it’s Japanese rivals not just in performance – but price too. Video:...

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  • BMW S1000RR officially unveiled

    09 May 2009 by James Keen

    BMW S1000RR officially unveiled

    BMW have officially revealed their new S1000RR at the Monza WSB round in Italy. MCN's Phil West is at the unveiling and has sent back initial images and details on the new machine.  BMW...

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  • BMW S1000RR launch: One day to go!

    08 May 2009 by Phil West

    BMW S1000RR launch: One day to go!

    With just one day to go before the eagerly awaited world unveiling of BMW’s much anticipated S1000RR at Monza, word is coming through that it looks set to be one of the most sophisticated...

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  • Triumph Daytona 675 SE selling fast

    07 May 2009 by Laura Kennerley

    Triumph Daytona 675 SE selling fast

    The first Triumph Daytona SE stocked by Jack Lilley Triumph has sold within days of being released. The Middlesex-based dealership has been inundated with riders checking out the special edition...

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  • Suzuki release three limited edition models

    07 May 2009 by Laura Kennerley

    Suzuki release three limited edition models

    Suzuki has launched three limited edition white bikes, including this stunning GSX-R1000 with white and silver paint scheme and gold wheels. The Japanese manufacture has released just 100 of these...

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  • Triumph Daytona 675 SE in stock now

    01 May 2009 by Chris Newbigging

    Triumph Daytona 675 SE in stock now

    Jack Lilley Triumph has got one of the first Daytona 675 SE limited edition bikes on sale now - just a day after it's release. Only 160 of the pearl white bikes with blue frames and swingarms will be...

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  • Triumph release limited edition Daytona 675

    01 May 2009 by Andy Downes

    Triumph release limited edition Daytona 675

    This stunning limited-edition Daytona 675SE is the latest model from Triumph – with pearlescent white bodywork, blue frame, swingarm and subframe costs just £150 more than the standard bike. The...

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