by organising Ride to Work Day as a way of getting the message across that motorcycles are the best form of private powered transport for the daily commute. The day is an occasion when people unite to promote motorcycling, mopeds and scooters by getting
to the previous model: a few styling tweaks, a little more weight and a little less power are all the new MV has to offer.Big mistake, we reckon. With the gaggle of new superbikes on the market MV needed to give potential customers something new to get all frothy
Your mother would prefer it if you rode a motorbike..CLIVE SINCLAIR had many success stories but the Sinlair C5 wasn't one of them. But it could have been had he replaced the batteries with a Jet engine!One nut-case engineer has done exactly that. He's taken a bog stock Sinclair ...
THE Government has responded to a recent petition to allow the use of motorcycles in bus lanes, submitted by Richard Skepper. Over 10,500 people signed this petition and here is the Government's response:The Government recognises that motorcycling has become increasingly popular ...
THE UNIVERSITY of Tasmania in Australia has developed its first hybrid electric and ethanol scooter engine, whci charges the batteries on the bike every time you hit the brakes. The system, developed by Steven Ambrose, a research scholar in the Uni's Engineering School, the feat...
The video you're watching isn't the electric chopper built by Orange County Choppers, but Paul Teutal Sr. has been showing off the Siemens Smart Chopper that he did build, a chopper built for Siemens to display their technical prowess.According to Teutal Sr., the Smart Chopper ha...
WORLD Supersport racer Eugene Laverty has racking up the miles: this time on a pedal bike on the roads of Majorca. "I arrived in Majorca on February 3 for one week's cycling before I head off to Australia for the first round of the season," Laverty told Cycling News. "The Tour of...
HONDA has announced it is to lease, rather than sell, the company's new EV-neo electric motorcycle to business customers in Japan from December this year."We are targeting corporate and individual customers running delivery services in the domestic market," the company said in a ...
TRIUMPH'S 2011 Speed Triple is to thump out over 130bhp, grind out 111Nm of torque - up about 11% up on last year's model - the company has claimed at the bike's unveiling at the Cologne Motorcycle Show.The new Speed Triple will weigh 214kg wet - about 3kg lighter - with weight d...
, designed on the company’s computer-aided-design system. The end-can is available in three finished – High Mirror Polish, Satin Silver and Ceramic Carbon Black.The Micron system reduces the Fireblade’s weight by 2.6kgs and boosts power by 3.5bhp at 7,500rpm
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