FIRST LOOK: 2007 KAWASAKI VN900 CUSTOM

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Hand-crafted Beauty: The New 2007 Kawasaki VN900 Custom The new VN900 Custom is a factory built custom bike that really stands out from the crowd – it is the result of Kawasaki’s pursuit of the essence of a true custom motorcycle. A study in contrasts, its low-set rear, massive rear tyre and solid disc wheel are juxtaposed against a clean and lightweight front end. To achieve the … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: 2007 KAWASAKI NINJA ZX-6R

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The development of the new Ninja ZX-6R started with a clean slate: pure performance offered by one 599 cm³ supersport model instead of two like the years before. Born for the track, the new Ninja ZX-6R corners like bikes of half its displacement but possesses a meaty mile-wide powerband. The Ninja ZX-6R’s all-new ultra-high-rpm engine with polished intake ports churns out way more … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: 2007 KAWASAKI 1400 GTR

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Transcontinental Supersport: 2007 Kawasaki 1400 GTR Kawasaki have their own idea of touring. The result is the 1400 GTR (model year 2008) representing an entirely new genre of high-performance motorcycles: the Transcontinental Supersport. Starting with breathtaking engine performance, impeccable handling and slim riding position, the new GTR adds touring features that make it the most … [Read more...]

REVIEW: 2007 DUCATI MULTISTRADA 1100

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The Ducati Multistrada introduces a new generation of sport bikes, capable of excelling on every road you challenge with amazing sports performance, outstanding comfort and everyday-use versatility. Ideal for a day in the mountains, the daily commute or a weekend tour, the Multistrada is aggressive like a sport bike when the road turns twisty, yet smooth and relaxed when scenery beckons. For … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: 2007 DUCATI MONSTER S4R TESTASTRETTA

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The Monster 2007 range is now bigger and better with the new S4R Testastretta. This new bike gains the famous 130 Hp Testastretta low sump L-twin engine, previously mounted only on the top version S4Rs Testastretta. Founder of the SR family, this bike takes upon a very important role, coming up alongside the S4R s Testastretta which represents the current performance and equipment … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: KAWASAKI VERSYS 650

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FIRST LOOK: KAWASAKI VERSYS 650 Kawasaki has had a dual sport bike on offer for many years. KLR 600, KLR 650, KLE 500, KLV 650 and so on. The new Versys is more road than offroad and the new model is looking to cater for an increasing group of riders that wants something that looks and rides a little bit like a supermoto for the fun side of riding and comfortable as a sports tourer for … [Read more...]

REVIEW: BMW R 1200 GS

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THE NEW BMW R 1200 GS FULFILS THE OLD DREAM OF THE IDEAL TOURING ENDURO: Superiority in every respect, outstanding performance and superior comfort even on the longest tour, equally superior handling and agility for maximum riding pleasure on winding country roads and mountain passes give the rider exactly what he wants. Add to this low weight of just 225 kg or 496 lb quite unique in this … [Read more...]

REVIEW: 2007 BUELL ULYSSES

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New for 2007: Lower Standard Seat Height, Pirelli Tyres and Retuned Front Forks The Buell Ulysses is a truly versatile Adventure Sportbike with the emphasis on ‘sport’ courtesy of Buell’s trademark handling prowess. Its broad, V-Twin powerband and rigid chassis make it a capable performer on urban streets, in the twisties or out on the open road and beyond. Comfortable, upright … [Read more...]

REVIEW: APRILIA SPORTCITY 250

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The sportiest large-wheel scooter on the market has moved on to the next stage in its evolution with the arrival of the brand new Aprilia SPORTCITY 250 i.e. Faster, safer and even more ecological, the SPORTCITY 250 i.e. is ready to challenge city traffic as well as motorway stints with a class-leading, high-tech engine. More power, better acceleration and higher performance mean more fun and … [Read more...]

REVIEW: 2007 KAWASAKI Z1000

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2007 KAWASAKI Z1000: TAKING EXTREME TO A NEW LEVEL Say ‘Zed’ and the world knows you mean Kawasaki, the same way Kawasaki is associated with Ninja. It’s in our genes, the genetic makeup that brings the most exciting naked ever to planet motorcycling.   A new generation of riders felt the power of Zed with the Z1000, class leader for the last four years. Now get ready for … [Read more...]