When a quad mates with a motorcycle, this happens
IT LOOKS like a Suzuki Van Van on steroids but is is infact an OVER Brutus.
The bike has been designed byAlessandro Tartarini, son of the founder of Italjet and it's not a concept - it's due to go into production next year.
The OVER Brutus has been dubbed a 'motorcycle SUV'. Details ... Continue reading
New models offer little more than fresh paint but it's nice paint
KAWASAKI have announced five 'Special Edition' models for the UK market, due to be shown for the first time at Motorcycle Live.
While we can't get all that excited about the Performance Edition ZZR-1400 and ZX-6R (both with a pipe and larger screen), we love the ZZR-1400 in black with a flash ... Continue reading
Just don't mention the R1200C
MANUFACTURERS love an excuse for a celebration and BMW are no different, announcing they're to mark 90 years of BMW Motorcycles with an all-new model.
The outline image that accompanied BMW's announcement (below) doesn't look too far off the image above of a concept BMW Cafe Racer motorcycle, which BMW released last ... Continue reading
For when a 165bhp 1198 motor isn't fast enough for you...
IF AN 1198 is simply not fast enough for you. If you feel that any engine making less than 170bhp should be reserved for a mobility scooter, then Bimota's new DB11 VLX is for you.
The DB11 is a new-for-2013 motorcycle from Bimota, based around Ducati's 1198 Testastretta motor, it's typical glorious, ... Continue reading
Motorcycle jeans get a much needed overhaul
BULL-IT want to show you that there is an alternative in the motorcycle jeans market.
Armoured jeans are often sold on the basis that you could wear them happily on or off the bike. But...would YOU want to walk into a pub wearing the average pair of motorcycle jeans?!
That's where the Bull-It ... Continue reading
Travis Pastrana's Nitro Circus published this crash montage today to help promote their US 3D movie release. All those featured in the clips are trained professionals. Except Bambi.
Ten of the best recent books on bikes for your Christmas shopping list
Hoping to inspire you to switch off the telly this Christmas and get your biker's brain cells firing, we undertook an intense search through the hallowed, creaking corridors of the Visordown library for the ten best books about bikes from the past year. Hopefully, we might inspire you to give the gift ... Continue reading
That time of the year is almost upon us... so stiffen your sinews and buckle up for our ultimate Christmas Biker Gifts guide
Struggling for ideas about what to buy your biker for Christmas this year? Look no further than our definitive guide to bike-related gifts.
We wanted to put together a list of the very best - this is serious present-giving - whilst catering for an array of budgets. Read on for our hot ... Continue reading
Ducati goes on a hyper cross-dressing spree
HERE'S proof of the fact that we live in a pumpkin-latte-and-caramel-macchiato world (i.e., there's a flavour for everyone, however obscene it might sound to an espresso drinker): the new Ducati Hyperstrada.
A crossover between the Hypermotard or a Multistrada, is it both or neither? Would a serious touring rider would want the relatively ... Continue reading
BMW's new sports tourer shouldn't yield too many surprises
BMW have announced a new addition to their F800 range, the middle-weight GT.
An attempt to enhance the German giant's presence in the 'sporty touring segment', the GT will serve as the successor to the popular F800 ST.
First impressions are that BMW have emphasized the 'touring' side of their new 'sports tourer'. ... Continue reading
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