September

Honda announce Concept models at Tokyo Motor Show

Honda announce Concept models at Tokyo Motor Show

Honda have announced its line up of production and concept motorcycles that will be shown at the Tokyo Motor Show at the end of next month (Oct 29 – Nov 8). Models include a Lightweight Super Sports...

Suzuki GSX concept revealed

Suzuki GSX concept revealed

Suzuki has shown this single image of a concept bike it will unveil at the Tokyo show next month which may well be the preview of an all-new GSX-R1000 to be unveiled later this year. Unfortunately the...

Suzuki’s 300bhp turbo charged hybrid

Suzuki’s 300bhp turbo charged hybrid

We’ve seen motorcycle firms developing turbocharged machines and hybrids, but Suzuki’s plans mark the first time both technologies have come together – along with a four-cylinder petrol engine –...

Ducati Hypermotard family goes large

Ducati Hypermotard family goes large

The best laid plans of mice and motorcycle manufacturers have once again been scuppered by America's California Air Resources Board filing emissions certification for as-yet-unannounced new...

Can-Am unveil new F3 models

Can-Am unveil new F3 models

Manufacturer of three-wheeled oddities Can-Am has added to its range with the introduction of the F3-T and F3 Limited. Both new models come complete with built-in panniers and a four-speaker audio...

MV Agusta F3 RC supersport replica revealed

MV Agusta F3 RC supersport replica revealed

MV Agusta will release a limited number of road-going F3s as replicas of the bikes ridden by Jules Cluzel and Lorenzo Zanetti in the World Supersport championship. The F3 RC will be produced in a...

KTM ready to unleash power-packed Super Duke R sports tourer

KTM ready to unleash power-packed Super Duke R sports tourer

These are the best shots yet of the new KTM 1290 Super Duke GT model – which is just months away from being officially revealed. The new bike will sit above the KTM 1290 Super Duke R in the range as a...

Honda look set to build the barking Bulldog

Honda look set to build the barking  Bulldog

In an era when every new bike seems to be battling to pack more high-tech gadgets and gizmos than its rivals, Honda’s Bulldog concept is a refreshingly utilitarian beast, and the latest patents...

BMW updates C650 Sport and GT maxi-scooters

BMW updates C650 Sport and GT maxi-scooters

BMW has released details of the 2016 C650 sport and C650 GT maxi-scooters which have both been given a mid-life refresh with a host of changes aimed at separating the two versions more...

Recursion gets a boost

Recursion gets a boost

The last time Suzuki turned a forced-induction concept bike into a production model it took six years to reach showrooms and lost its boost along the way. The firm isn’t about to make the same mistake...

Yamaha go retro at 60

Yamaha go retro at 60

YZF-R1 gets iconic colours for Yamaha's 60th anniversary Yamaha kicked off their 60th anniversary celebrations at the Bol d’Or this morning, revealing a retro yellow and black speedblock livery for...

New Husqvarna FS450 revealed

New Husqvarna FS450 revealed

Husqvarna has released a new-for-2016 FS450 competition model which continues the resurgence of the famous brand under KTM ownership. The new bike features a hefty series of revisions including a new...

MCN is getting ready for the RC213V-S Launch

MCN is getting ready for the RC213V-S Launch

MCN will be attending the launch of the new and long awaited Honda RC213V-S in Spain on Thursday. After six years of speculation and rumour the bike will finally be ridden in its finished form. We...

Kawasaki reveals model updates

Kawasaki reveals model updates

Kawasaki’s Z1000SX has been upgraded for 2016 with the model getting a race-inspired FCC clutch assist system (slipper clutch) for a lighter feel at the lever, and ABS as standard. It will remain at...

Triumph gives new Speed Triple a major makeover

Triumph gives new Speed Triple a major makeover

The best pictures yet of Triumph’s 2016 Speed Triple have emerged of the bike undergoing final tests in the UK. The latest shots confirm the Speed Triple updates that have previously been revealed in...

Yamaha set to flick electric switch

Yamaha set to flick electric switch

Newly-registered patents in Japan reveal that Yamaha are beavering away at the detail design of their 2013 PES-1 and PED-1 concept bikes – suggesting that the firm could be on target to get production...

2016 Yamaha MT-03 revealed

2016 Yamaha MT-03 revealed

Yamaha is poised to extend its successful MT naked range to include this MT-03 – shown here in pictures released by Yamaha Japan in advance of the major bike shows. The official line is that the MT-03...

Ducati teases new Monster 1200 R

Ducati teases new Monster 1200 R

Ducati will unveil the most powerful naked bike it has ever built at next week’s Frankfurt motor show in Germany. Ducati is promising the bike will have a more powerful engine, sportier chassis and...

New Goldwing gets radical

New Goldwing gets radical

New Honda Goldwings only come along once every decade or so, and when they do the firm likes to push the technological boat out. And the indications are that the next-generation Wing will ditch its...

No new Yamaha R6

No new Yamaha R6

There definitely isn’t going to be a new Yamaha YZF-R6 for 2016, despite what restless internet rumour-mongers suggest. Yamaha have officially denied the arrival of a new bike for next year, with...

Sharper ZX-10R due soon

Sharper ZX-10R due soon

Kawasaki is gearing up to launch a new ZX-10R featuring new suspension, cutting-edge electronics, more power and a sharp new look as the firm bids to catch up with its more advanced superbike...

Indian announce 2016 model range

Indian announce 2016 model range

Indian Motorcycles have stormed back into the market as a serious player under Polaris ownership, and their recent tide of new models sees a year of consolidation in 2016, with just tweaks and colour...

Victory announce 2016 model range

Victory announce 2016 model range

Victory Motorcycles have announced their 2016 range, with a raft of subtle design updates and new colours across most of its cruiser, bagger and touring bikes – but no new models. So how does the...