New bikes (August 2011)

  • Last of the Brit-built Broughs

    25 August 2011 by Dan Aspel

    Last of the Brit-built Broughs

    This is the last British-built Brough Superior, and potentially the last example of what was once the most desirable marque in motorcycling. Produced by brothers Les and Dave Card, it was the final...

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  • My Bimota "Mutòr" concept

    24 August 2011 by Oberdan Bezzi

    My Bimota "Mutòr" concept

    Here is a concept I design as a collaboration between Bimota and Moto Morini. It's called "Mutòr" (which means motorcycle in the dialect of Romagna). It wants to be the icon of Italian...

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  • 121mpg from Honda's new Vision 110 commuter

    24 August 2011 by MCN

    121mpg from Honda's new Vision 110 commuter

    Honda's new Vision 110 scooter is the latest low-cost bike from the Japanese firm, with a phenomenally low RRP of £1800. Replacing the Lead 110, it's a 110cc fuel-injected, OHC, four-stroke single...

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  • 2012 Ducati 848 Streetfighter spied

    19 August 2011 by MCN

    2012 Ducati 848 Streetfighter spied

    This is the first picture of Ducati's eagerly-awaited new junior super naked - the 848 Streetfighter. Due to be publicly unveiled at the world-leading Milan Show in November, the new bike - spied here...

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  • KTM RC8 now cheaper than TDM900

    19 August 2011 by Ryan Spencer

    KTM RC8 now cheaper than TDM900

    Fancy picking up a new KTM RC8 superbike for less than the price of a Yamaha TDM900 or Honda Crossrunner? If so, you'd better hurry - to clear out unsold RC8s, dealers have discounted the price to...

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  • New 2012 Honda Fireblade pictures leaked

    18 August 2011 by John Westlake

    New 2012 Honda Fireblade pictures leaked

    These are the first photos of Honda’s 2012 Fireblade. Besides the new angular styling, the bike has Big Piston Forks, new rear suspension, new clocks and lightweight wheels. Those hoping for a V4 will...

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  • Base-model Husqvarna Nuda revealed

    16 August 2011 by MCN

    Base-model Husqvarna Nuda revealed

    These are the first pictures of the new Husqvarna Nuda 900, the base model of the Italian firm's new supermoto street bike that will be launched at the Milan Show in November. Like the higher-spec...

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  • Kawasaki's supercharged ZZR1400 plans

    10 August 2011 by Ben Purvis

    Kawasaki's supercharged ZZR1400 plans

    Kawasaki is working on a supercharged four-cylinder bike as a replacement for the mighty ZZR1400. A flurry of new patent documents from the company show enough detail to suggest the idea of...

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  • Triumph's Adventurer nearing production

    08 August 2011 by MCN

    Triumph's Adventurer nearing production

    The Triumph Adventurer 1200 is at the final prototype stage before testing and development phases are over and the bike goes to full production. When MCN reader Ian Scott snapped the new 1200...

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  • KTM new models leak

    02 August 2011 by Andy Downes

    KTM new models leak

    KTM’s new models for the next three years have leaked after an American dealer managed to snatch a mobile phone picture from inside a presentation. The image shows plans through to 2014 with model...

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