New bikes (June 2014)

  • Harley-Davidson Livewire: First Test

    24 June 2014 by Steve Hunt

    Harley-Davidson Livewire: First Test

    When the news broke last week that Harley-Davidson - that American bastion of tradition, big cubes, petrol and iron - had a ready-to-ride all-electric naked roaster waiting in the wings, we were as...

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  • 500cc two-stroke for £60,000

    23 June 2014 by MCN

    500cc two-stroke for £60,000

    If you hanker after 500cc two-strokes and have £60,000 burning a hole in your wallet then the Ronax 500 might be your ideal track bike. The Ronax, built in Germany, is powered by a two-stroke V4,...

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  • Video: Harley-Davidson Livewire in New York

    23 June 2014 by MCN

    Video: Harley-Davidson Livewire in New York

    Harley-Davidson has just released this video showing a group of Livewires - their new electric bike - being ridden through the streets of New York. Harley claims the bike makes the equivalent of 74bhp...

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  • Harley goes electric with Livewire

    19 June 2014 by Andy Downes

    Harley goes electric with Livewire

    Harley-Davidson has now officially released information and images on the all-new Livewire which is the firm’s first foray into the world of electric power and also makes it the first mainstream...

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  • Return of the Urban Tiger Fireblade

    17 June 2014 by MCN

    Return of the Urban Tiger Fireblade

    Honda Racing rocked up to Snetterton at the weekend with Julien Da Costa riding an Urban Tiger liveried Fireblade, enough to get any red-blooded Fireblade fan reminiscing about the second-generation...

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  • Special edition Suzuki GSR750

    17 June 2014 by Andy Downes

    Special edition Suzuki GSR750

    Suzuki has announced a new ‘factory’ special GSR750 and it will be available immediately. The bike features a new blue and white colour scheme and gets a Yoshimura R11 silencer along with a standard...

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  • New Hesketh 24 unveiled

    13 June 2014 by Richard Newland

    New Hesketh 24 unveiled

    These are the first images of the all-new Hesketh 24, unveiled this morning at the firm’s headquarters. It is the first new Hesketh to be produced under the ownership of Paul Sleeman, who bought the...

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  • Updated KTM 1190 Adventure spied

    11 June 2014 by Andy Downes

    Updated KTM 1190 Adventure spied

    KTM is set to change its 1190 Adventure model to more directly tackle the class-dominating BMW R1200GS, as these new spy shots reveal. The bike is still relatively new, having been launched at the...

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  • Video: Yamaha MT-09 Street Tracker

    11 June 2014 by MCN

    Video: Yamaha MT-09 Street Tracker

    Following on from the Street Rally version of the MT-09, Yamaha has today revealed the MT-09 Street Tracker. The Street Tracker comes with an aluminium front numberboard, short carbon mudguard,...

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  • New Yamaha MT-09 Street Tracker unveiled

    11 June 2014 by Richard Newland

    New Yamaha MT-09 Street Tracker unveiled

    Exactly one year to the day since Yamaha unveiled their new MT-09, the firm has unveiled the third bike in the 09 family, making it a triplet of triples, and bolstering the MT family to a stable of...

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  • BMW's naked revolution

    06 June 2014 by Andy Downes

    BMW's naked revolution

    BMW revealed this stunning, hardcore boxer-engined roadster in Italy last weekend with bosses promising the production version will be on sale within a year. The Concept Roadster is a vision of the...

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  • Vertemati reborn

    06 June 2014 by Michael Neeves

    Vertemati reborn

    Niche Italian manufacturer Vertemati, best known for wild off-roaders and supermotos, is back and planning three new road bikes, starting with this Infect NVR1 super naked. Powered by the firm’s own...

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