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Ducati unveil new Scrambler Mach 2.0

Ducati unveil new Scrambler Mach 2.0

Ducati have unveiled a new Scrambler variant at the Wheels and Waves event in Biarritz called the Scrambler Mach 2.0 as well as an updated version of the Full Throttle. The Mach 2.0 features lower,...

Husqvarna unveil updated FS 450 Supermoto

Husqvarna unveil updated FS 450 Supermoto

Husqvarna have announced updates to their FS 450 Supermoto motorcycle. The 2018 machine gets a new slipper clutch that was developed by Suter Industries helping to keep the bike stable under hard...

All new Yamaha YZ450F that can be tuned with your phone

All new Yamaha YZ450F that can be tuned with your phone

Yamaha have announced an all-new YZ450F for 2018 with a heavily revised engine, larger radiators, electric starter with a lightweight lithium-ion battery, and uniquely, the ability to tune the...

Yamaha MT-03 and R3 get updated colours

Yamaha MT-03 and R3 get updated colours

Yamaha's A2 licence-friendly MT-03 and R3 will both be available in new colours from August 2017. The MT-03 gets the same grey and yellow Night Fluo paintscheme as seen on other models in the MT...

MV Agusta RVS unveiled

MV Agusta RVS unveiled

MV Agusta have taken the wraps off their new RVS after teasing the new bike in a Youtube clip released in May. Starting out with a standard MV Agusta Dragster 800, the weight of the new model is 160kg...

Kawasaki announce updates to the KX250F

Kawasaki announce updates to the KX250F

Kawasaki have announced updates to their KX250F for the 2018 model.  The changes include revisions to the suspension that sees adjustments to the rear shock and some new components being used in...

Gogoro Smartscooter 2 announced

Gogoro Smartscooter 2 announced

We first got really excited about Gogoro a little over six months ago when we met with some of the team at the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan. They showed us the Smartscooter, a clever little electric...

Husqvarna update Motocross range

Husqvarna update Motocross range

Alongside the updated Enduro range of motorcycles, Husqvarna have also revealed their 2018 Motocross range. With 8 updated models that includes both two and four-stroke machinery. One of the...

Husqvarna unveil fuel-injected two-stroke range

Husqvarna unveil fuel-injected two-stroke range

Husqvarna have unveiled their 2018 Enduro range of motorcycles, and like KTM, they’ve introduced a pair of all-new fuel-injected two-strokes with the TE250i and T300i. The bikes are both completely...

CCM unveil new Spitfire Scrambler

CCM unveil new Spitfire Scrambler

CCM have unveiled their new Spitfire Scrambler at the Bike Shed Show to a packed Tobacco Docks this weekend. It comes just weeks after CCM allowed MCN to see plans for the new machine and follows on...

BMW Concept Link electric scooter concept unveiled

BMW Concept Link electric scooter concept unveiled

The BMW Concept Link is a zero-emission scooter that BMW says will reinvent two-wheeled urban mobility At the annual Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, BMW have once again revealed a radical motorcycle...

Triumph add new colours to retro models

Triumph add new colours to retro models

Triumph have announced new colours for their retro range of bikes, including Cranberry Red and Frozen Silver on the popular new Bobber model. The Thruxton R's Diablo Red option will be replaced by...

Free luggage with Suzuki V-Strom 650

Free luggage with Suzuki V-Strom 650

Suzuki is offering £800 worth of luggage for free with new V-Strom 650 and V-Strom 650XTs bought before June 30. The offer includes an official Suzuki top box and tank bag, which would cost £800 in...

Energica knock £1500 off model range

Energica knock £1500 off model range

Energica, the Italian company behind the Eva and Ego electric motorcycles are not yet approved as part of the UK government's Plug-In grant for electric vehicles, so they've decided to reduce the...

Husqvarna 701 Vitpilen almost ready

Husqvarna 701 Vitpilen almost ready

Husqvarna are about to unleash a new range of bikes and these exclusive spy shots show the firm has a few surprises up its sleeve, too. Husqvarna’s trump card is that they have access to sister...

Free BikeTrac with Ducati 959 Panigale

Free BikeTrac with Ducati 959 Panigale

Ducati are giving customers who buy a new 959 Panigale before June 30th 2017 a free BikeTrac security system, which tracks the movements of the bike should it be moved without the key in the...

MV Agusta tease new RVS

MV Agusta tease new RVS

Italian firm MV Agusta have relased a short video teasing a new model dubbed RVS, which stands for Reparto Veicoli Speciali, or Special Vehicles Operations in English. MV Agusta have released no...

New Triumph Bonneville Bobber cruiser spied

New Triumph Bonneville Bobber cruiser spied

The rampant success of Triumph’s Bobber, which has even managed to eclipse the firm’s own success with the T120 Thruxton, looks to have already spawned a new model spin-off that will replace the...

KTM unveil fuel-injection two-stroke models

KTM unveil fuel-injection two-stroke models

KTM have taken the wraps off their two new fuel injected enduro machines, the 250 EXC TPI and 300 EXC TPI. The two new models are the world's first production fuel-injected two-stroke off-road...

Honda update the CRF450

Honda update the CRF450

Honda have announced that there will be a number of updates to their CRF450R motocross bike. The bike will get an electric starter as standard for the first time, which will undoubtedly help get the...

Suzuki Turbo gathers pace

Suzuki Turbo gathers pace

Turbocharging is set to become widespread on future bikes as manufacturers combat emissions limits while striving for improved economy and performance. And Suzuki will be at the forefront of the...

Jawa 350 OHC revealed

Jawa 350 OHC revealed

Czech motorcycle company Jawa have introduced a new bike powered by a 350cc single-cylinder engine, dubbed the 350 OHC. The model uses a copy of the Honda XR400 engine built by Chinese firm Shineray...

Moto Morini Corsaro 1200 ZZ revealed

Moto Morini Corsaro 1200 ZZ revealed

For many manufacturers, 2017 presented a challenge as the incoming Euro4 emissions meant they had two choices: tweak their non-compliant engines and extend the life of the product, or design something...

2018 KTM SX range in dealers this month

2018 KTM SX range in dealers this month

KTM's two-stroke and four-stroke motocross SX range will be available in UK dealers this month for those of you looking to get dirty this summer. For 2018 KTM's 85 SX machine has been updated and...

KTM go electric

KTM go electric

Kings of the nutty naked are brewing an electric 390 Duke KTM could be the company that makes electric bikes a serious consideration. While electric bikes once had all the allure of a disability...

New CCM Spitfire Scrambler revealed

New CCM Spitfire Scrambler revealed

CCM build on the rampant success of their Spitfire with pukka off-roader CCM first told MCN of their intention to produce a Scrambler variant of the Spitfire a few weeks ago – and now we can...

BMW set to unveil F850GS

BMW set to unveil F850GS

BMW are about to unleash a powerful new F850GS in a bid to blow the fast-selling Afrcia Twin and Multistrada 950 into the weeds. With adventure bike sales still strong, one of the key growth areas is...

BMW confirm 212bhp carbon-framed £68,000 superbike

BMW confirm 212bhp carbon-framed £68,000 superbike

BMW Motorrad have revealed the full production version of the concept bike we were teased with at the end of 2017. Related: Read the full 2017 BMW HP4 Race review on MCN Dubbed the HP4 RACE, it's...

Swiss framebuilders Egli have returned

Swiss framebuilders Egli have returned

Fritz Egli made a name for himself in the 1960s when he stormed to victory in the Swiss National Championships aboard a 1000cc Vincent that sported a frame of his own design – and he attributed the...

Husky Svartpilen spied

Husky Svartpilen spied

Husqvarna have turned their Svartpilen concept into reality Husqvarna unveiled their Vitpilen (White Arrow) and Svartpilen (Black Arrow) concepts three years ago, followed by two further 401 models at...

We hope the Honda 150 SS Racer becomes a reality

We hope the Honda 150 SS Racer becomes a reality

Honda Thailand recently pulled the covers off the stunning concept you see above - the 150 SS Racer - at the Bangkok Motor Show. The bike is powered by the 150cc single-cylinder engine from the...

CCM plan new Spitfire Scrambler

CCM plan new Spitfire Scrambler

Big sales success prompts off-road ready Scrambler CCM revealed their limited-edition Spitfire at the Carole Nash MCN Show in February – and just one week later they had sold all 150 units and the...

19 years of the Yamaha R6

19 years of the Yamaha R6

Since its introduction in 1998, the Yamaha R6 has defined the supersport class, and that tradition continues in 2017, with the introduction of the new model. MCN rode the 2017 Yamaha R6 at the world...

New Enfield 750 imminent

New Enfield 750 imminent

MCN have seen what appears to be a finished version of Royal Enfield’s new Continental GT750 undergoing testing in the UK, having already previously spied it being tested in Spain last year (pictured...

Super-rare Limited Edition Jack Daniel’s Chieftain revealed

Super-rare Limited Edition Jack Daniel’s Chieftain revealed

Indian Motorcycle have revealed a second Jack Daniels special edition, and they’re only going to build 100 of them. What’s more, only ONE of the Limited Edition Jack Daniel’s Chieftains will come to...

Ducati SuperSport added to Ducati TriOptions finance

Ducati SuperSport added to Ducati TriOptions finance

The new Ducati SuperSport and SuperSport S have been added to Ducati's TriOptions finance scheme with a minimum deposit of £1000. Ducati SuperSport: Your questions answered Video: Ducati SuperSport...