FIRST LOOK: GILERA FUOCO 500ie

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The two-ring brand now runs on three wheels. With show-stopping looks and top performance, the Fuoco 500ie is the Gilera version of the three-wheeler for people who want to stand out. ‘Safe fun’ is no longer an oxymoron. Riding has never been this easy, enjoyable and secure. Passion, adventure and innovation have always been the Gilera watchwords, on asphalt racetracks and desert sand … [Read more...]

CELEBRATING 25 YEARS OF HONDA R SERIES MOTORCYCLES

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2007 sees the launch of the latest member of the ‘R’ series of Honda’s cutting-edge sports motorcycles – the CBR600RR. 25 years in the making, the Honda ‘R’ series of motorcycles were built to dominate the production classes in four-stroke road-racing. From the original CB1100R, this family of race-inspired machinery has culminated in the 2007 CBR600RR, which along with the … [Read more...]

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE HONDA CBR600

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE HONDA CBR600 Honda’s evergreen favourite the CBR600 is 20 years old this year! The latest CBR600RR-7 is the latest in a long line of CBRs, stretching back to the first CBR600FH, which was launched way back in 1987. Back then the CBR600 boasted around 80 brake horsepower and a top speed of around 140mph, it was a revolution in the class, immediately topping the sales … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: ROEHR V 1130

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  Roehr Motorcycles introduces the V-roehr 1130 superbike, a new generation of American motorcycle. Powered by the Harley-Davidson* Revolution* engine, the V-roehr combines modern state-of-the-art engine technology with a race track inspired chassis design, resulting in a truly modern American sport bike. The design goal for the new superbike was simply to produce the fastest, … [Read more...]

DUCATI 1098 – ADDITIONAL COLOURS

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ADDITIONAL COLOURS FOR THE 1098 SUPERBIKE Following an online survey on the blog of Federico Minoli, President and CEO of the company, Ducati Motor Holding announce that the 1098 and 1098 S  Superbike will be made available in two colours additional to the traditional red and the special ‘Tricolore’ versions. The new colours are yellow and ‘midnight black’. The 1098 will receive … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: APRILIA NA 850 MANA

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NEVER HAS AN APRILIA BEEN SO INNOVATIVE, OR TECHNOLOGY SO ADVANCED. A NEW WAY TO GET ABOUT BY BIKE, CONQUERING ROADS THE WHOLE WORLD OVER. THANKS TO THE ADVANCED ELECTRONIC TRANSMISSION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM, THE APRILIA NA 850 MANA GUARANTEES A RELAXING RIDE WITH MAXIMUM FUN AND EFFICIENCY. APRILIA NA 850 MANA Once again, Aprilia leads the way, leaving its competitors to follow in its … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: KTM 950 SUPERMOTO

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With its self confident, bull-like appearance, the KTM 950 Supermoto manages to put on a show - even when on its stand. Set it in motion, and you’re practically unbeatable. What’s the magic formula that makes our bikes so much fun? It’s no secret. Take the 950 Supermoto. No other manufacturer comes even close to being as consequent as KTM. The extremely compact LC8 engine weighs only 58 kg, … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: APRILIA PEGASO – PEGASO FACTORY

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Total enjoyment is the mission of the pegaso 650, the bike that sets new standards in motorcycle performance. lightweight, powerful and with precision handling, the pegaso 650 loves twisty roads, but firmly believes in versatility too. so if you think riding should be fun, the pegaso 650 is the bike for you. aprilia pegaso 650 aprilia has led the field in big singles for years now. the pegaso … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: PIAGGIO MP3

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PIAGGIO MP3 Two front wheels — a revolutionary concept. Piaggio launched the first Vespa model — and with it the scooter phenomenon — in the spring of 1946. The scooter revolutionised personal transport, giving Europeans a sense of utter freedom. Sixty years on, Piaggio has come up with another revolutionary product: the PIAGGIO MP3, a totally innovative three-wheeler with two front … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: GILERA GP800

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A twin-cylinder, 8-valve 850cc engine with a 75 hp power output. Scooters are definitely no longer what they used to be. Gilera has turned conventional thinking upside down with its new Gilera GP 800. The question is how to define this product. Is it a hyper-scooter? A super-GT? A mega-scooter? We’ll let you decide. Amazing. That’s one way to describe the Gilera GP 800, starting from its … [Read more...]