Motorcycle

The 2016 MotoGP Safety Car

The 2016 MotoGP Safety Car

BMW M goes into the 2016 MotoGP season with a Safety Car based on the new BMW M2 Coupe. The model, which was unveiled just last month, provides the ideal basis with its new 3-litre inline 6-cylinder engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology. In the BMW M factory, the production […]

90s Throwback: Triumph unwraps Speed 94 and 94R special editions

90s Throwback: Triumph unwraps Speed 94 and 94R special editions

FAMED British bikes brand Triumph has taken the wraps off yet another special series of its Speed Triple naked bike model called the Speed 94 and Speed 94R. Based on the brand’s current Speed Triple, the Speed 94 and 94R celebrates the anniversary of the original Speed Triple’s production initiation 21 years ago. It sports aesthetic enhancements […]

First impressions of the groundbreaking Harley-Davidson Project Livewire Electric Bike

First impressions of the groundbreaking Harley-Davidson Project Livewire Electric Bike

THE idea of electric-powered bikes isn’t new. Over the last few years, plenty of big names and players have taken steps towards harnessing what is regarded as the fuel of the future, with some even going to the extent of racing electric-powered prototypes in the infamous Isle of Man TT races. In short, the technology works, and […]

Newly surfaced patents suggests Honda still wants to build road-going RC213V-S superbike

Newly surfaced patents suggests Honda still wants to build road-going RC213V-S superbike

A British online motorcycling portal has reported that Japanese bike maker Honda has filed new patents for its supposed RC213V-S road bike based on its championship-winning MotoGP race machine. The new patents have renewed beliefs amongst many that the big H-brand is serious in building the road-going GP machine. The new patents that surfaced look identical to the RC213V-S Concept (pictured) shown […]

New duke incoming: Revised KTM Duke 390 naked coming in 2017

New duke incoming: Revised KTM Duke 390 naked coming in 2017

SOURCES online are reporting that KTM is in the midst of readying its India-based production facility to produce a new and revised version of its popular Duke 390 naked bike slated for 2017. According to a reliable online source, the Austrian brand has reportedly shipped two prototypes to India. Leaked shipping documents further identified the shipment with a […]

Yamaha XV950 Racer

Yamaha XV950 Racer

YAMAHA has taken the wraps off a new café racer variant of its XV950 entry-level classic-styled cruiser model. Christened as the XV950 Racer, the V-twin bobber gains a significantly enhanced exterior to match its ‘Racer’ name. The XV950’s new café racer outlook was apparently the result of Yamaha collaborating with some of the world’s leading custom motorcycle designers. […]

Compact Conqueror – Honda Bulldog Concept revealed in Osaka

Compact Conqueror – Honda Bulldog Concept revealed in Osaka

JAPANESE bike maker Honda made waves in its domestic home market recently after revealing several new creations during the recently concluded Osaka Motorcycle Show 2015. Amongst the things that debuted was the new Honda Bulldog Concept bike. Based on the Japanese H-brand’s CB400F domestic model, the Bulldog concept adopts an unorthodox rugged exterior design, solidifying the concept’s true purpose as an off-roader as far as aesthetics are concerned. It also […]

Patents details production-ready Suzuki Recursion Turbo

Patents details production-ready Suzuki Recursion Turbo

THE Suzuki Recursion turbocharged middleweight is more or less one-step closer towards production. Recently, patents filed by Suzuki have surfaced online, detailing several revisions from the bike’s concept form. As a refresher, the Japanese S-brand were reportedly in the midst of developing the Recursion concept bike for mass-production. Unlike rivals Kawasaki and its supercharging approach, Suzuki has opted to chart […]

Yamaha R1M sold out in EU, speculations rise over patented ‘R1S’

Yamaha R1M sold out in EU, speculations rise over patented ‘R1S’

THE new and potent 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 has made a significant impact since its first debuted during the annual EICMA show in Milan last year. Proving this point, Yamaha’s European arm recently disclosed that the track-ready YZF-R1M variant allocated for Europe in 2015 has been sold out. The limited edition track-ready edition reportedly has a worldwide production cap […]