Now everyone can ride a 1200GS - well almost...BMW MOTORCYCLES have announced several packages to lower the seat height on a selection of their models for 2008. Depending on model this will bring the seat height down about 55mm (a little over 2.in
of current bikes with a maximum seat height of 790mm (31in) which may sound a little high but when you factor in added height from boots, even short riders will cope. We've also thought about the weight of the bike; a Honda Gold Wing may have an ideal seat
isn't relaxing.Harley-Davidson XL1200 SpecsSPECS TYPE - CRUISER PRODUCTION DATE - 2006 PRICE NEW - £6995 ENGINE CAPACITY - 1200cc POWER - N/A TORQUE - 68.6lb.ft@3300rpm WEIGHT - 251kg SEAT HEIGHT - 667mm FUEL CAPACITY - 17L TOP SPEED - N
HUSQVARNA'S latest supermoto, the SMR511 has been released.Featuring a four valve, dual camshaft, fuel-injected 478cc engine, it weighs 118kg and features fully adjustable Marzocchi 50mm inverted forks with 250mm of travel. The rear Sachs shock-absorber is adjustable for pre-loa...
HERE'S A new-for-2011 bike that you might have missed – the Suzuki GW250, which was launched late last year at the CIMA show in China.Mostly unnoticed by the European press, the bike is actually a production version of the much-speculated “mini B-King”, details of which have been...
that when they were designing their motorcycles, seat height wasn’t a huge concern. But the growth of their international market has highlighted the issue with their lofty mounts, some of which are understandably lanky with long-travel suspension, but others
Back in 1996 Kunihiko Miwa was attending the launch of the Yamaha Thunderace. A worthy bike, if a bit porky and uninspiring. At the time Miwa decided he wanted to build a bike with a philosophy of 'no compromise.' This he did, by coming up with the YZF-R1, a bike which was to do ...
September 2001Take a long look at this beautiful DR-Z for it will never look like this again.This brilliant dual-sport bike is about to be transformed into a supermotard, and boy have I got BIG plans for it.I already have in my clammy hands a full stainless/titanium exhaust from ...
Click to read: Honda ST1300 Pan European owners reviews, Honda ST1300 Pan European specs and to see the Honda ST1300 Pan European image gallery.I've been here before. So many times it's getting boring. The two dots in my mirrors are growing rapidly. I'm minding my own business at...
DUCATI'S Multistrada 1200 gets minor tweaks and new colours for 2012.All of the 2012 models will have revised seats with comfort-enhancing increased rider’s seat length front and rear.The Multistrada 1200 S Touring will also be offered in a brand
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