New bikes

  • Honda reveal special edition Fireblades

    11 April 2016 by MCN News

    Honda reveal special edition Fireblades

    At this weekend's debut round of the 2016 MCE British Superbike Championship, Honda unveiled two new special edition Fireblades. Honda Racing’s BSB riders Dan Linfoot and Jason O’Halloran took a...

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  • Super Adventure breeze buster

    23 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    Super Adventure breeze buster

    Despite the apparent periscope fitted to the back of this test mule, we’re as certain as we can be that KTM aren’t actually readying a new submersible version of the 1290 Super Adventure just yet. But...

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  • Suzuki SV650’s mean streak

    23 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    Suzuki SV650’s mean streak

    This newly-designed concept bike has come direct from the Suzuki factory and is said to be based on the styling of 1970s tarmac rally cars (well, why wouldn’t you?) which featured large front lights...

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  • Honda CRF250 Rally prototype

    22 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    Honda CRF250 Rally prototype

    It’s all about the terminology. This Honda CRF250 Rally was presented at the Tokyo show last year as a ‘concept bike’ which meant, officially, Honda wasn’t talking about this bike being a production...

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  • Honda Africa Twin goes hardcore

    22 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    Honda Africa Twin goes hardcore

    Honda also added a new more hardcore version of the recently launched Africa Twin which was presented as a concept bike but will be on sale as the ‘adventure’ spec bike in the range within a year we...

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  • Suzuki SV650 Rally concept

    22 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    Suzuki SV650 Rally concept

    This newly-designed concept bike has come direct from the Suzuki factory and is said to be based on the styling of 1970s tarmac rally cars which featured large front lights for night racing. There is...

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  • HRC goes to work on MSX125

    21 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    HRC goes to work on MSX125

    This pure racing bike might be based on a humble Honda MSX125 but the mighty Honda Racing Corporation (HRC) has gone to work on it in preparation for an HRC Trophy racing series. The bike was seen in...

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  • Honda gets serious with CB1100

    21 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    Honda gets serious with CB1100

    It’s described as a concept bike but insiders say this bike is not far from production as part of new twin-pronged CB1100 range Are Honda finally about to get serious with the CB1100 retro roadster?...

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  • Suzuki SV650 price confirmed

    10 March 2016 by Liam Marsden

    Suzuki SV650 price confirmed

    The new Suzuki SV650 will cost £5,499 when it goes on sale in the UK in April and will be available on Suzuki's PCP scheme for £95 per month. With an initial deposit of £1,104.30, the SV can be yours...

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  • Revamped 390 Duke spied

    09 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    Revamped 390 Duke spied

    MCN’s spy snapper scooped these shots of a KTM 390 Duke test mule in Spain, which reveal visual changes including a reshaped fuel tank and side panels, an updated seat unit and a revised rear light.

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  • Indian reveal new Springfield bagger

    03 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    Indian reveal new Springfield bagger

    Indian Motorcycle’s continued new model role-out continues with this new derivative of the Chieftain range called the Indian Springfield. The bike has been named after the birthplace of the Indian...

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  • New 1190’s big screen test

    02 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    New 1190’s big screen test

    Despite the strategic smattering of disguise tape, we can see the windscreen – built on this bike from rapid prototyping material – is taller, adjustable and also offers a wider area for improved...

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  • KTM’s secret weapon

    02 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    KTM’s secret weapon

    KTM’s upcoming parallel-twin has been spied testing – and official word from Austria has now confirmed a family of middleweight bikes will stem from this all-new 800cc engine layout. The first of this...

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  • Triumph Bobber gets Bonnie grunt

    02 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    Triumph Bobber gets Bonnie grunt

    This is the second time this bike has been spied testing on the road but, unlike last time in the summer of 2015, it appears now to be in almost completely finished form except for a missing front...

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  • BMW unveils Tyco Racing BSB road replica

    02 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    BMW unveils Tyco Racing BSB road replica

    BMW has created a limited-edition Tyco BMW Race Replica which has become the highest-specification S1000RR in the range in the UK. The bike is painted in an exact replica of the 2016 Tyco race bike...

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  • No Yamaha MT-10 Tracer planned

    01 March 2016 by Andy Downes

    No Yamaha MT-10 Tracer planned

    Anyone hoping Yamaha were planning a more touring-focussed Tracer version of the nutty-looking MT-10 naked bike will be disappointed to hear there are no plans for a specific new model. Not only have...

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  • Yamaha MT-07 Moto Cage gets fluoro makeover

    25 February 2016 by Andy Downes

    Yamaha MT-07 Moto Cage gets fluoro makeover

    Yamaha have given the 2016 MT-07 Moto Cage a grey and fluorescent yellow makeover to bring it into line with the all-new MT-10 range topper. The ‘stunt orientated’ MT-07 Moto Cage get a list of...

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  • Yamaha reveal MT-10 spec and price

    22 February 2016 by Richard Newland

    Yamaha reveal MT-10 spec and price

    Yamaha’s all-new MT-10 has been one of the biggest attractions at every show since it’s unveiling in Milan last November, but Yamaha have been keeping tight-lipped over the spec and pricing of the new...

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  • Honda CBR500R first ride incoming

    22 February 2016 by Liam Marsden

    Honda CBR500R first ride incoming

    MCN Web Producer Liam Marsden is at the launch of the updated Honda CBR500R and CB500F in Carmona, Spain. Both models get an aggressive new look for 2016, along with other minor updates such as...

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  • All-new Victory Octane revealed

    19 February 2016 by Andy Downes

    All-new Victory Octane revealed

    The rebirth of American firm Victory as a more performance-orientated company has been kick-started with the all-new Victory Octane model revealed here for the first time. The Victory Octane features...

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  • Honda plans RVF1000 V4 superbike

    17 February 2016 by Andy Downes

    Honda plans RVF1000 V4 superbike

    As well as the new Blade that is expected in 2017, Honda’s plans include an all-new RVF1000 V4 superbike and there is also the chance of a slightly less expensive version of the RC213V-S MotoGP...

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  • New Fireblade to rule the roads

    17 February 2016 by Andy Downes

    New Fireblade to rule the roads

    This MCN computer-generated image of the next Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade is the most accurate interpretation currently possible of the bike Honda hope will take them back to the sharp end in the...

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  • Suzuki reveal special edition GSX-S1000

    15 February 2016 by Andy Downes

    Suzuki reveal special edition GSX-S1000

    Suzuki have revealed special edition versions of the GSX-S1000 and GSX-S1000F with both bikes coming with a host of Yoshimura components, new graphics and genuine Suzuki accessories too. The GSX-S1000...

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  • BMW reveals Iconic 100 special editions

    12 February 2016 by Liam Marsden

    BMW reveals Iconic 100 special editions

    Four limited edition BMW models will celebrate 100 years since the beginning of Bayerische Motoren Werke AG in 2016. The BMW R1200RT, R1200RS, R1200GS and R1200GS Adventure all get limited edition...

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  • Triumph unveil limited edition cruisers

    10 February 2016 by Andy Downes

    Triumph unveil limited edition cruisers

    Triumph have announced two new limited-edition America cruisers this week, which are only available in two very low number batches of just 25 examples each. The America and America LTs will be...

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  • Triumph reveal new Tiger Sport

    10 February 2016 by Andy Downes

    Triumph reveal new Tiger Sport

    This is the world’s first glimpse of the fully finished new Triumph Tiger Sport, which has been given a hefty mechanical and cosmetic makeover for 2016. The bike will make its world debut in the metal...

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  • New Victory: Octane fuelled for take off

    03 February 2016 by Ben Purvis

    New Victory: Octane fuelled for take off

    Victory will reveal full details of their new Octane performance cruiser on February 19, but MCN has uncovered patent drawings that show how the new bike will look. The firm have made little secret of...

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  • Triumph confirm new Tiger Sport

    03 February 2016 by Richard Newland

    Triumph confirm new Tiger Sport

    Triumph have confirmed yet another new model will be added to their extensive list of new-for-2016 models, in the shape of a new version of their 1050-engined Tiger Sport. The Hinckley firm have...

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  • Yamaha R1M online application extended

    01 February 2016 by Liam Marsden

    Yamaha R1M online application extended

    The online application process to order a 2016 Yamaha R1M has been extended until midnight February 28, with only a few bikes remaining. As in 2015, owners of a 2016 R1M will also get a place on...

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  • BMW reveal RnineT Sport

    29 January 2016 by MCN News

    BMW reveal RnineT Sport

    BMW Motorrad have released a new version of the wildly popular RnineT, which has been dubbed the Sport, and delivers riders a pre-formed café racer style version of the naked retro. RnineT Sport...

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  • New Indian fuelled by Jack Daniel's

    28 January 2016 by James Archibald

    New Indian fuelled by Jack Daniel's

    Indian have teamed up with Jack Daniel's to create a limited edition Chief model to celebrate the whiskey giant’s 150th anniversary, with Brian Klock of Klock Werks taking care of the final...

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  • Harley-Davidson reveal new Low Rider S

    27 January 2016 by MCN News

    Harley-Davidson reveal new Low Rider S

    Harley-Davidson have just revealed two new models for 2016, this Dyna based Low Rider S, and a CVO Pro Street Breakout – both expected to arrive on our shores in Spring this year. The Low Rider S is...

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  • Victory teases new model

    27 January 2016 by Liam Marsden

    Victory teases new model

    American motorcycle manufacturer Victory has teased a new model, dubbed Octane, in a brief teaser video posted on Youtube. The eight second long video gives little away - save for some engine noise...

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