New bikes (Jan - Dec 2010)

  • 2011 Kawasaki Z1000S revealed

    30 September 2010 by Andy Downes

    2011 Kawasaki Z1000S revealed

    Kawasaki is harking back to the useable superbikes like the GPZ900 and ZZR1100 with a faired Z1000S version of the 1043cc Z1000 naked bike for 2011. Find a Kawasaki for sale The bike is based around...

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  • New KTM 125 DUKE video

    29 September 2010 by Dan Aspel

    New KTM 125 DUKE video

    KTM have released a new teaser video for their upcoming 125cc DUKE, which is due for release in the spring. As the learner-friendly capacity implies, the bike is very much aimed at the teenage...

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  • Triumph leaks new 2011 Speed Triple by mistake

    27 September 2010 by Chris Newbigging

    Triumph leaks new 2011 Speed Triple by mistake

    Triumph has accidentally unveiled its 2011 Speed Triple on the Triumph Accessories website ahead of the official launch next week. There is no official information about the machine but from the...

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  • 2011 BMW K1600 pictures leaked

    27 September 2010 by Phil West

    2011 BMW K1600 pictures leaked

    These blurry, lo-res pictures are the first official images of BMW’s eagerly-awaited six-cylinder super-tourer, the K1600. Leaked to Hell For Leather 10 days before the bike’s official...

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  • 2011 models in Harley dealerships next week

    24 September 2010 by John Westlake

    2011 models in Harley dealerships next week

    Harley’s upgraded Touring bikes and the brand new SuperLow™ will be on display in the company’s showrooms for an Open House event on the weekend of 1-3 October. 2011 Harley 883 SuperLow first ride...

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  • MINI Scooter E Concept wows media

    24 September 2010 by Dan Aspel

    MINI Scooter E Concept wows media

    The non-motorcycling press are lavishing attention on MINI’s new electric scooter concept, revealed in London yesterday. Read scooter reviews Designed to “meet the needs of the young urban...

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  • New Triumph Thunderbird paint scheme

    22 September 2010 by Dan Aspel

    New Triumph Thunderbird paint scheme

    Evel Knievel fans are in for a treat with this 2011 Triumph Thunderbird paint scheme. Triumph Thunderbird review Revealed in the factory tour portion of last Saturday’s Triumph Live event, the design...

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  • Official sketch of the new Suzuki GSR750

    22 September 2010 by Andy Downes

    Official sketch of the new Suzuki GSR750

    Suzuki has released a single official illustration of the new GSR750 ­ a stylish naked middleweight that will be seen in finished form in just three weeks. Suzuki are remaining tight-lipped about...

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  • S1000RR goes for the record on Salt at Bonneville

    20 September 2010 by SHIVA_

    BMW S1000RR goes for the land speed record for the 1000cc Production class at this year's BUB Speed Trials at the famed Bonneville Salt Flats. This video is shot in stunning cinema grade HD, watch in 720P and full screen for best results.

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  • Video: Moto Guzzi V7 Racer in action

    20 September 2010 by James Keen

    Video: Moto Guzzi V7 Racer in action

    Moto Guzzi have produced this official promo video for their chrome-clad V7 Racer. Moto Guzzi V7 Racer unveiled Watch the clip for a glimpse at the development process behind the new bike...

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  • MV Agusta F3 official pictures

    20 September 2010 by Andy Downes

    MV Agusta F3 official pictures

    Newly resurgent Italian manufacturer MV Agusta has officially shown what looks like a completely finished version of the new 675cc three-cylinder F3 sportsbike. Find an MV Agusta for sale This is the...

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  • Greeves rides again after 40 years

    17 September 2010 by Peter Henshaw

    Greeves rides again after 40 years

    Triumph, Norton, CCM – and now Greeves is the latest British bike to be reborn. Richard Deal, who already makes old-style Greeves replicas, has launched an all-new trials bike –the first new Greeves...

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  • BMW S1000RR’s dream year continues

    17 September 2010 by Adam Child

    BMW S1000RR’s dream year continues

    After the first test of the new BMW S1000RR, MCN chief road tester Trevor Franklin predicted it would be the weapon of choice for Superstock racers. Ten months later he’s been proved 100%...

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  • New Kawasaki Z750R video

    16 September 2010 by MCN

    New Kawasaki Z750R video

    Kawasaki have released a new video for the upcoming Z750R. The bike will be unveiled at the NEC Motorcycle Show later this year, and is expected to hit dealerships in January 2011. 

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  • Suzuki GS500 track day special

    16 September 2010 by Oberdan Bezzi

    Suzuki GS500 track day special

    About 50bhp for a 150kg bike. Using the engine from a Suzuki GS 500, a tubular frame and good brakes, this could be a brilliant track bike.

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  • Moto Guzzi V7 Racer unveiled

    15 September 2010 by Dan Aspel

    Moto Guzzi V7 Racer unveiled

    This is Moto Guzzi’s luxurious new café racer: designed for a “gentleman in the mood for a track day”. Video: Moto Guzzi V7 Racer in action It’s called the V7 Racer and it stakes its claim as an...

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  • New Kawasaki Z750R revealed

    15 September 2010 by Chris Newbigging

    New Kawasaki Z750R revealed

    Kawasaki could finally have turned the Z750 in to the brilliant budget supernaked it should have been with new styling and an improved chassis. The current Z750 has been a resounding success in Europe...

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  • Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200 official image

    14 September 2010 by Andy Downes

    Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200 official image

    Aprilia has released a single image of the new Dorsoduro 1200 – a big supermoto-style bike it will show in finished form at the Cologne show in October. MCN revealed the bike after an owners manual...

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  • Gallery: 2011 Kawasaki ZX-10R

    10 September 2010 by MCN

    Gallery: 2011 Kawasaki ZX-10R

    Last week Kawasaki unveiled the 2011 ZX-10R in World superbike trim with claims that it would out-grunt the BMW S1000RR and that the road bike will feature MotoGP-derived electronics. Putting aside...

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  • Europe waiting on new Kawasaki Z750

    10 September 2010 by MCN

    Europe waiting on new Kawasaki Z750

    European bike magazines are fizzing over the impending release of a Kawasaki Z750R. Rightfully so – it’s a top seller in France and Italy. But Brit riders hoping for a Japanese rival to the Triumph...

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  • 2011 Honda Varadero 125 colours revealed

    10 September 2010 by MCN

    2011 Honda Varadero 125 colours revealed

    The 2011 Honda Varadero 125 will get a slight visual tweak, with the addition of what’s described as a ‘sporty new red colour’. There are also new colours on the CRF250X and CRF450X. The CRF100F is...

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  • Buell 1190RS will be seen on September 14

    08 September 2010 by Andy Downes

    Buell 1190RS will be seen on September 14

    Innovator Erik Buell will show off his new road-specification 1190RS superbike in some kind of teaser music video on September 14 as part of a video by ex-Queensryche band member Michael Wilton. We’re...

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  • World exclusive: Triumph's new 1200

    08 September 2010 by MCN

    World exclusive: Triumph's new 1200

    Hot on the heels of its soon-to-be revealed Tiger 800 and 800XC models, Triumph is launching an all-new adventure bike targeted head-on at the best-selling motorcycle in Britain - BMW's...

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  • BMW GS 1200 Off-Ride

    07 September 2010 by Oberdan Bezzi

    BMW GS 1200 Off-Ride

    BMW GS 1200 Off-Ride Prototype Developed and manufactured by Fabio Marcaccini Styled by Oberdan Bezzi True TOTAL SPORTS bike

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  • Honda VFR1200F owner reviews

    03 September 2010 by Dan Aspel

    Honda VFR1200F owner reviews

    Though plagued by nothing more than moderate praise in road tests, the Honda VFR1200F has gone on to sell well to riders looking for a high quality, long-lasting bike. So are they still in love with...

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