Enter Kawasaki's new Versys 1000, the younger but slightly bigger and uglier brother to the Z1000 and Z1000SX. It’s a 240kg, 1043cc, four-cylinder motorcycle with 'adventure' styling. However, Kawasaki were keen to tell us 'it’s not aimed at the GS', the bike that’s been at the t...
Is the Panigale just another superbike with a fancy new chassis? Well no actually, far from it.Ducati claim that the Panigale is their single biggest investment in any new model. From a company that believes in sportsbikes, that's not to be sniffed at.Packed with a host of change...
Thinking about it, the new ZZR1400 has to be the most-hyped motorcycle in history. In the run up to the release of this new model we've been bombarded with press releases, teaser videos, dyno charts and head-to-heads with the Hayabusa. Kawasaki's drag-racer Rickey Gadson has eulo...
Click here for the 2013 Triumph Daytona 675 R review.The Daytona 675R is £1400 more expensive than the standard 675 but I think it should cost more.Your 16% additional premium gets you Öhlins 43mm upside down NIX30 forks and an Öhlins TTX36 rear shock. On top of this you get an u...
HONDA has launched its new CTX700 and CTX700N models – the first of a new generation of bikes that blur the line between commuter, cruiser and tourer.Based on the existing NC700 machines, including the same parallel twin engine and optional dual clutch transmission, the CTX700N (...
racer Ben Broadway tipped off behind me. Hearing a bike go down is a nasty sound but seeing it coming after you is even worse!Mr Broadway's 848 tried to mate with me in the gravel trap. Result? A white Arai plastered with half a Pirelli and a knackered
MV Agusta have revealed their new F3 World Supersport bike and isn't it gorgeous? My words can't add much to these pictures, sorry.However, with traction control and a wet weight of 168kg, it ought to go better than it looks...
2011 delivery. The Tuono 1000R [V-twin] will remain the sole Tuono model on sale in 2009 and 2010. The focus for the V4 production line is to launch the RSV4-R (a lower-spec version of the RSV4 Factory) in October/November 2009. Launching the R
I spotted this RC45 in the garages at the Spa Bikers' Days Classic. I couldn't find the owner so I'm afraid I don't know anything about it, other than what you can see here.It's been nudged into this century with Ohlins superbike forks and Brembo monobloc brakes and an Ohlins rea...
No it's not another teaser video but the first shot from inside the North American Kawasaki dealer meeting where works drag racer Rickey Gadson has grabbed a few seconds of footage showing the 2012 ZZR1400 (ZX-14R).No details as yet, but we're looking at 1440cc and somewhere nort...
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