THIS IS the bike that will be racing in the British Superbike championship in 2010.Snapped by Niall Mackenzie on the S1000RR road-bike launch in Portimao, the Superstock spec bike features a full Akrapovic system and will run Metzeler Race Tech
How does the new Z800 stack up against the Z750R on paper?The Z800 boasts 58cc extra and a slightly higher comparession ratio up from 11.3:1 to 11.9:1, giving it 6bhp more at the top end and an extra 5ftlb of torque, slightly lower in the rev-range compared to the Z750.The final ...
VALENTINO Rossi tested a WSB-spec Yamaha YZF-R1 at Brno yesterday, here's a gallery of his session.Rossi turned up to the test on crutches but on the R1, he looks ultra-comfortable. He's not back to 100% fitness but he lapped faster than James
A SWISS company has produced a speed camera that can monitor over 20 vehicle's individual speeds in live time and record their photos with a state-of-the-art camera.The TraffiStar SR590 features innovative Robot 3D Tracking technology which can monitor multiple vehicles over mult...
for this 2009 ex-BSB Fireblade doesn't give much away on the bike's spec and prefers prospective buyers are asked to call up about the bike. Do they think people on eBay are timewasters or something?!You can see the advert here.
At the launch of Triumph's new Speed Triple, I spoke with Simon Warburton, Triumph's Product Manager, on the new bike, the chances of a 1200 version, the rivals and Triumph's development direction.You've revised the Speed Triple R's gearbox and claim it's slicker. Will we see the...
It's just a Panigale, in Superstock trim: brushed ally tank, larger screen, race map, Termignoni full system, Supercorsa SC2 tyres.2011 848 Challenge winner, Leon Morris will be running one with JHP Ducati Coventry in British Superstock 1000. Can't wait to see him on that.Nothing...
There never was an 848R, or S or SP. Ducati just made the 848 and then tweaked it by adding Brembo monobloc brakes and a slightly more powerful motor to produce the 848 EVO.The owner of this 848 has really gone to town, billing his bike as an 848R. It's a really good effort and i...
IT'S not often you see the word ‘mayhem’ in a manufacturer’s press kit, let alone in the introduction to an adventure bike but this is KTM and those orange fellas like to do things differently.Using the same 1195cc engine that powers the RC8R superbike, mayhem definitely sounds l...
Arai have relased the specs of their new Tour-X 4, and you can see the helmet at Motorcycle Live.The new helmet, popular with Adventure-style riders gets quite a few changes, including a completely new shell. It also features Arai's new FCS system
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