October

New CCMs at NEC show

New CCMs at NEC show

CCM has shown the latest additions to its Retro range of bikes to the public for the first time at the NEC. The two new café racer style bikes are based around the firm’s usual Suzuki...

Piaggio launch new 400

Piaggio launch new 400

Piaggio have launched the last in their X8 series. The 400cc machine will stand alongside the 125cc and 250cc models. The new X8 has a claimed to speed of 94 mph (155kmh) from its 33bhp engine,...

MCN needs you...

MCN needs you...

We're looking for owners of a wide range of bikes to get involved with our 'Why I Had to Have' feature in the print edition of MCN. If you own one of the following bikes, please contact...

Goldwing airbag explodes

Goldwing airbag explodes

Honda gave a graphic demonstration of its Goldwing airbag system at its pre-Intermot show in Cologne, Germany, and we’ve got video of it going off on stage. Honda made a big play on its new...

Both Varaderos updated

Both Varaderos updated

Honda’s two Varaderos, the 1000cc and 125cc, both get updated for 2007 but there are no radical changes. New emissions laws have forced the firm to update the larger bikes engine but power and...

Intermot: 2007 Suzukis

Intermot: 2007 Suzukis

Suzuki has unveiled the brand new B-King today in Cologne alongside the totally revised GSXlR1000 and the remaining 2007 range for the first time to the public. Possibly the longest awaited...

Video: Benelli TreK

Benelli’s new Tre K was revealed to the public at the Intermot show in Milan this week but MCN has already tested the bike and we’ve got the video here. The Multistrada rival uses Benelli’s traditional three-cylinder engine but puts it in a more practical chassis while retaining the styling expected from the Italian manufacturer. Watch the new bike in action below.

Video: 2007 CBR600RR

Video: 2007 CBR600RR

Honda launched the 2007 CBR600RR last night at an exclusive pre-Intermot show in Cologne, Germany and we’ve got the first video of the new bike. Watch the screen below to see the completely new...

Video: Yamaha 07 range

Video: Yamaha 07 range

Yamaha launched its 2007 range at Intermot in Germany on Tuesday including a brand new R1 and FZ6 – and you can watch the video here. Click here to watch the launch of the brand new Yamaha R1...

Intermot: 2007 Hondas

Intermot: 2007 Hondas

MCN has got up close and personal with the new 2007 range of Honda's as part of the special invite only launch held in Cologne the night before press day at the Intermot Motorcycle Show on Monday. ...

FZ6: Sports or standard?

FZ6: Sports or standard?

Yamaha has met the criticism that its FZ6 was too revvy by offering four different version of the bike for 2007. There are currently naked and half faired versions of the bike available but next year...

BMWs three new 650s

BMWs three new 650s

BMW has launched a completely new series of bikes all based around a 650cc single cylinder engine. The G-Series boasts three models, which are all a variation on the enduro/supermoto theme. The G650...

BMW HP2 Megamoto

BMW HP2 Megamoto

BMW have done it! They've outdone Ducati's Hypermotard and unveiled a new bike with the coolest, most outrageous name - the HP2 Megamoto. Changes from the original HP2 are minimal styling wise. The...

New Enfield for NEC Show

New Enfield for NEC Show

A new version of the Royal Enfield Bullet Electra will be unveiled at the 2006 NEC Motorcycle Show. The Electra-XS Roadster is based on the existing 500cc lean-burn single-cylinder machine, but gets...

Kawasaki GTR14 & ZX-6R

Kawasaki GTR14 & ZX-6R

Kawasaki has launched its range of 2007 bikes at the Intermot show in Cologne, Germany, including the new ZX-6R and the massive GTR1400. The event saw the first public showing of the new VN900...

Intermot: 2007 Triumphs

Intermot: 2007 Triumphs

You've seen it MCN - we've even tested it already, but for most at the 2007 Intermot motorcycle show in Cologne, Germany this is the first time they've seen the totally different looking '07 Triumph...

Honda's all new Hornet

Honda's all new Hornet

Honda has launched an all new Hornet 600 for 2007 with an engine derived from the 2007 CBR600RR. The new bike is totally updated with radical new styling, a new frame and a 101bhp motor. The engine...

R1 official UK colours

R1 official UK colours

These are the official UK colours of the new R1 we revealed last week. The bike will get the ‘Racing White’ paint scheme seen on the 2006 R6 as well as a subtle blue and a menacing all...

Video: Kawasaki 07 bikes

Video: Kawasaki 07 bikes

Kawasaki launched its 2007 range of bikes at a special event at the Intermot show in Cologne, Germany – and you can see video of all the bikes here. Click the links below to watch video of each...

Harley XR1200 prototype

Harley XR1200 prototype

Harley Davidson has unveiled a totally new prototype at todays Cologne Show to spark a reaction from the meida and public alike. Influenced strongly by the flat tracker scene Harley Davidson are...

Video: New Hornet 600

Video: New Hornet 600

Honda’s exclusive pre-Intermot show in Cologne, Germany, saw the launch of the brand new Hornet 600 and we’ve got the first video. Watch the screen below to see the Hornet in action then...

Intermot: 2007 Benellis

Intermot: 2007 Benellis

Benelli has also got in on the act today at Cologne for the 2007 Intermot bike show dragging the covers from three new concept bikes, all falling into different motorcycling categories. Firstly is...

Intermot: 2007 KTMs

Intermot: 2007 KTMs

Even the Austrian's are at it this week in Colgne for the Intermot Motorcycle Show revealing two spankng new machines to the public only a few hours ago. Both the 600 and litre range of supermoto's...

Intermot: 2007 Yamahas

Intermot: 2007 Yamahas

Here we have pictures of the entire 2007 Yamaha range direct from Germany and the Intermot show in Cologne. TV personality Toby Moody took to the stage to introduce everything that is new or updated...

New half-naked BMW

New half-naked BMW

BMW has launched a new version of its K1200 bike, half way between the K1200S and K1200R. The new K1200R Sport is essentially the same as the K1200R but gets a half fairing in the style of the...

Intermot: 2007 Ducatis

Intermot: 2007 Ducatis

Ducati might be holding off until the Milan Show to unveil the all new 1098 Superbike but that hasn't stopped them coming to Cologne for this years Intermot with a range of totally new bikes. The new...

New BMWs at Intermot

New BMWs at Intermot

Five new BMW's will be just some of the attractions at the Intermot International Motorcycle and Scooter Fair, which opens to the public from October 11-15, 2006, in Cologne. The new BMW's are...