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October 5, 2015

2016 Peugeot Satelis 400i maxi scooter launched

Peugeot revealed its newest maxi scooter for the European market. The Satelis 400i is powered by the same 400cc fuel-injected four-stroke engine found in the Metropolis three-wheeler. The engine puts out 37 hp with 38 Nm of torque through a CVT transmission – plenty of power for congested urban streets and for motorway cruising too. The Satelis 400i will be available in n Pearly Black, Pearly White and Havana Grey, priced at £4599 in the United Kingdom. Read the full article »

September 30, 2015

250cc supersport, hybrid three-wheeler and electric scooter concepts from Honda

Honda Motor today announced its line-up of concept models at the 44th Tokyo Motor Show 2015. Honda will exhibit a broad range of items including a new 250cc supersport concept that is effectively a preview of the next generation CBR250RR. The seconc concept model is a hybrid three-wheeler called Neowing, but Honda also built an electric scooter called EV-Cub Concept for short-distance commuting. Read the full article »

September 29, 2015

The new 2017 Triumph Bonneville – spy shots, rumours & release dates?

Back in 2000, ton-up boys around the world donned their old leathers and motorcycle boots in delight as Triumph Motorcycles re-introduced the iconic Bonneville to British roads. The new Bonnie combined the café racer style that won so many hearts (and races) through the 60s and 70s, with the reliability of modern engineering. It was a sure success. Read the full article »

September 25, 2015

2016 Yamaha X-MAX Iron Max maxi scooter special edition revealed

Yamaha has just announced a new limited edition of its X-MAX maxi scooter. The Yamaha scooter line sees the introduction of the special edition X-MAX Iron Max model in 400cc, 250 and 125cc versions. The special edition X-MAX features a dark paint scheme and other aesthetical changes. All three models will be exclusively available in Europe. Read the full article »

September 24, 2015

2016 MV Agusta F3 675 RC Limited Edition First Look

MV Agusta will release a limited edition F3, a road-going replica of the F3 race bike by Jules Clauzel and Lorenzo Zanetti in the World Supersport championship. MV Agusta will only produce 350 units – 100 in 675cc form and 250 in 800cc versions, so you should act wuickly if you want to get one. The special F3 will go on sale in Italy and will retail for about 17,000 Euros. Each bike will be autographed by both Cluzel and Zanetti. Read the full article »

September 23, 2015

2016 Ducati Diavel Carbon updated, looks more badass

Ducati has just revealed the new Diavel Carbon. The 2016 version of the bike is now more assertive than ever thanks to all-new graphics and several technical-aesthetic features. The new Diavel Carbon comes in new grey and carbon colours with red stripes and black chrome paintwork. From the technical side of view, Ducati added a Zircotec coating on the exhaust manifolds and brushed effect stainless steel silencers. The bike will be available from October 2015. Read the full article »

September 21, 2015

Upgraded BMW C 650 Sport and C 650 GT maxi scooters for 2016

BMW has just announced important updates and upgrades to its C650 range. For the 2016 model year, BMW’s maxi scooters will have new safety features, improved touring capabilities as well as a new CVT transmission. Both models will be available in new colours and ABS will be standard. You can check out the upgraded C 650 and C650 GT maxi scooters at EICMA in November but BMW has yet to announce the date when the new machines will hit showrooms. Read the full article »

September 21, 2015

2016 Husqvarna FS 450 Supermoto debuted

Husky will offer a brand new FS 450 for the next model year. Moreover, the new FS 450 isn’t a rebranded KTM since this bike doesn’t have an equivalent in the Austraian’s lineup. The FS 450 looks impressive on paper: it’s lighter, more powerful, it has a new frame, new bodyork, improved electronics including map switch and launch control. The newest Husqvarna Supermoto will hit dealer showrooms in Europe this month. Read the full article »

September 19, 2015

Yamaha YZF-R1 Speed Block special edition and YZF-R1M new production run announced

Yamaha has today announced two important news - a new limited edition of the R1 and that it’s making another run of YZF-R1Ms for 2016. The manufacurer celebrates its 60th anniversary with the special R1 that features the classic Yamaha US yellow and black „Speed Block” race livery from the 1970’s. In addition to that, the 2016 R1M will once again be made available via a dedicated online registration system. Customer applications will be accepted from October 1st 2015 onwards. Read the full article »

September 17, 2015

New Horex VR6 Silver Edition relaunched at IAA

German motorcycle manufacturer Horex rises from the ashes of bankruptcy with an all-new model. The unique-looking VR6 Silver Edition was presented at Frankfurt Motor Show in Frankfurt. The roadster is still based on the original VR6 but the bike features a number of updates including a more powerful engine, extensive use of carbon fibre, top-shelf suspension parts, and more premium materials. The VR6 Silver Edition’s production will be limited to just 33 units. Read the full article »