BELSTAFF MOTORCYCLE CLOTHING BACK ON SALE IN THE UK

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Belstaff, the legendary name in motorcycle clothing, is back in the UK with a brand new range, that can best be described as “what happens when you bring Italian design and British heritage together”. Although Belstaff can trace its roots back to 1924, when Harry Grosberg founded the business in Stoke-on-Trent, its products have not been available in the UK for several years. Following the … [Read more...]

REVIEW: HONDA CBR 1000RR FIREBLADE REPSOL

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In Celebration of RC211V In commemoration of Honda’s long, fruitful and continuing association with Spanish oil company Repsol YPF on the Motorcycle Grand Prix and MotoGP circuits, Honda proudly announces the release of a special version of its best-selling CBR1000RR Fireblade fitted out in bold Repsol Honda racing livery. Repsol and Honda have enjoyed a long history of mutual co-operation … [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...]

PERAVES MONOTRACER – CAR MEETS BIKE?

Is it a car? - Is it a bike? You make up your own mind! The Ultimate Automobile Ferry Porsche once remarked that the Ultimate Automobile surely would be a sportscar. With this he intended to point out that products of limited usefulness still can be sold even under restricting circumstances and that real fun cannot be substituted by anything reasonable. Except by still more real fun. Driving … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: BMW HP2 MEGAMOTO

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Introducing the Megamoto, BMW is Upgrading the Exclusive HP2 Family with a Dynamic Supermoto Machine. Introducing new motorcycle concepts with an even higher level of emotion, BMW Motorrad is proudly presenting the new Megamoto: Based on the BMW HP2 Enduro, this unique motorcycle will rank right at the top among all street-legal two-cylinder Supermotos thanks to its supreme performance and the … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: 2007 TRIUMPH TIGER

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2007 is a big year for Tiger fans with the release of the brand new Triumph Tiger 1050, a major evolutionary step in the model’s history. While its sharp lines and performance spec make the Tiger’s sporting credentials clear from a glance, its stunning looks hide a practical streak:  Take a Tiger two-up touring way off into the wilds and you’ve got a bike that comfortably devours miles … [Read more...]

FIRST LOOK: 2007 DUCATI SPORTCLASSIC RANGE

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READY FOR 2007, THE SPORT 1000 BIPOSTO, THE SPORT 1000 S AND A NEW TWO-TONE LIVERY FOR THE GT 1000 The SportClassic family, which has met with great success since its first appearance, replicates the styling of the motorcycles built in Ducati’s workshops in the 1970s, characterised by a minimalist, sporting look, with an exposed frame and bodyparts in soft, rounded shapes. To emphasis the … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]