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MV Agusta Dragster RR video

See - and hear - the new 800 Dragster RR in action

MV AGUSTA has released this promotional video for its new Brutale 800 Dragster RR, official specs and pictures of which were revealed first by Visordown earlier today.

It's basically an extended version of a teaser video revealed two weeks ...  Continue reading

GIVI release new universal expandable saddlebags

XS314 luggage system has 50L capacity

GIVI has released a new saddlebag system which is said to fit any motorcycle.

The new XS314 universal expandable saddlebags have a 50L luggage capacity and are made from Polyester, reinforced with PVC inserts. GIVI say these materials make the luggage system very light and flexible whilst retaining sturdiness.

The bags are fitted ...  Continue reading

Suzuki GSX-R750 and 1000 recalled for defective chain adjuster

Faulty adjuster could allow rear axle to move causing chain to fall off

SUZUKI is recalling certain model year GSX-R750s and GSX-R1000s over a defective chain adjuster which could cause the chain to fall off.

Recalled bikes include certain 2011-2014 GSX-R750s and 2009-2014 GSX-R1000 motorcycles, affecting 23,000 bikes in the US and 3,752 in the UK.

The Japanese firm’s summary of the recall says: ‘If a ...  Continue reading

MV Agusta Brutale 800 RR revealed

First on Visordown: Official specs and pictures of surprise sibling to Dragster RR

MV AGUSTA has just unveiled a new 2015 Butale 800 RR model, a surprise sibling to the 800 Dragster RR we told you about earlier today. 

The Brutale RR is a higher-spec version of the base model Brutale 800 - just as the ...  Continue reading

English Bulldog waves to other biker

As if he wasn't already cool enough with those goggles

This dog should be an accessory on every fuel tank.

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MV Agusta Dragster RR specs and pictures

First on Visordown: Official specs reveal power hike to 140hp

MV AGUSTA'S new Brutale 800 Dragster RR gets a 15hp power hike to 140hp, the Italian marque has revealed.

The new higher-spec version of the Brutale 800 Dragster also gets an increase in torque, from to 59.7lbft to 63.4lbft.

MV today gave up trying to keep the new model secret and released the whole brochure ...  Continue reading

Kawasaki Ninja H2 rider aids revealed

Road-going model gets KQS, ESD, KEBC… and lots of other acronyms

KAWASAKI has revealed the electronics package fitted to the Ninja H2 by giving us a glimpse of its dash in their latest teaser video.

Made up of an analogue tacho and digital display, the H2’s dash shows us the street-legal bike will come fitted with traction control, a quickshifter, launch control, ABS ...  Continue reading

Yamaha YZF-R3 promo video

Colin Edwards and wife Alyssia try comedy

WE'RE not sure if we just watched a promo video for the new Yamaha R3 or an episode of Curb Your Enthusiasm. It had MotoGP legend Colin Edwards in it so we’re plumping for the former.

The video was published on Yamaha USA's Youtube channel last week, at the same time as ...  Continue reading

Interview: James Ellison

BSB racer Ellison answers questions from his fans

DURING a recent visit to MCA Leicester, BSB racer James Ellison took time out to answer some questions from his fans during an hour-long Q&A. The Lloyds British GBmoto Kawasaki rider revealed his side of ‘that’ Lorenzo incident, how special ‘fast socks’ make all the difference during races and ...  Continue reading

Easy Rider chopper sells for $1.35 million despite claims it is not authentic

The auction is 'stinking', says Peter Fonda

THE chopper said to have been ridden by Peter Fonda in Easy Rider was sold at auction for $1.35 million (£838,000), despite claims it might not be the real thing.

Californian auction house Profiles in History sold the Captain America bike along with three letters of authenticity and some post-movie history this ...  Continue reading

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