'With one race left, maybe I can beat it', says Marquez
MARC Marquez secured another victory at the Malaysian Grand Prix, matching Mick Doohan’s record for most premier-class wins in a single campaign.
The Spaniard, who scooped the 2014 MotoGP World Championship title earlier this month, overcame difficult riding conditions in the heat at Sepang to secure his 12th win of ... Continue reading
Lifetime supply of metal polish not included
BRITISH marque Matchless has released the first official picture of the 1916cc S&S V-twin engine used in their new Model X Reloaded.
The picture is the third shot released by Matchless since they released ‘under construction’ shots two weeks ago and official renderings of the bike last month.
Detailed ... Continue reading
Rossi extends his lead for second place in the Championship
MARC Marquez has now won twelve premier class races in one season, but has already secured the Championship win. Movistar Yamaha's Valentino Rossi is looking to secure second place in the Championship.
Both Movistar Yamaha riders Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo are battling it out for second in the Championship, however after a ... Continue reading
Honda win their 63rd Constructor’s Championship in Sepang
THE 2014 MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez won his twelfth grand prix of the season in Malaysia whilst his team-mate Dani Pedrosa crashed out twice.
In blistering heat, Movistar Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo took the lead from the start as Pedrosa lost the front at Turn 15, but was able to remount. Unfortunately, ... Continue reading
We knew there was something weird about that high-reflective finish
HERE'S Kawasaki’s latest promo video for the Ninja H2, which says the ‘silver-mirror’ paintwork is created by ‘inducing a chemical reaction that forms a layer of pure silver’.
Yes, we’re puzzled too. It’s all beginning to feel a bit like Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Next they’ll be saying we can eat ... Continue reading
210hp from 175kg for customer-spec F4 SBK
A NEW MV Agusta F4 for will make 210hp and weigh just 175kg, the Italian manufacturer has revealed in a presentation to journalists.
Pictures of the new F4 SBK taken at the presentation are circulating online, including this one, from Italian bike website Motoblog.it.
They clearly show specifications of a customer version of ... Continue reading
Duchinni says good quality fit, finish and features for under £100
HELMET manufacturer Duchinni has released the D305 Moto X, a helmet they say is aimed at road riders who want a motocross-style helmet with good quality fit, features and finish for less than £100.
Approved to the ECE22.05 standard, the D305 has an ABS outer shell with added UV protection and an ... Continue reading
New jackets from Richa to get you through the winter
MOTORCYCLE clothing specialist Richa has revealed three winter jackets for 2015 - the Touareg, Infinity and Phantom.
Made from a ‘high-density polyamide/polyester’ outer shell, the Touareg comes with a removable thermal lining, as well as a removable waterproof membrane. A removable D30 back protector comes fitted as standard, as do CE approved armour ... Continue reading
Road and track versions of supercharged sports bike to be shown at NEC
KAWASAKI’S Ninja H2 and H2R will make their UK debut at Birmingham’s NEC next month, the firm has confirmed.
Both versions of the 998cc supercharged sports bike – the 200hp road-going H2 and 300hp track-only H2R – will be shown for ... Continue reading
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