Rider: John McGuinness. Motorcycle: Mungen Shinden San. Average speed: 189 km/h (117.6 mph) – a new record for e-motorcycle class. Circuit: Isle of Man TT. Unfortunately, it still sound like a hair dryer.
Ronax unveiled the two stroke superbike announced in April. It is capable of 160 hp and it has only 145 kg wet – a real beast. The two stroke superbike aficionados might consider the Ronax 500 a real piece of art. The germans took the engine which powered Valentino Rossi’s NSR500 MotoGP superbike, fitted it […]
It seems that BMW Motorrad will reveal a new sport-touring motorcycle based on the liquid-cooled new boxer engine. There are no details about the naming, but the motorcycle could be called R 1200 GT. It should fill the gap between F 800 GT and R 1200 RT and it has to be bigger than the […]
Grant Wagstaff’s, one of the Supersport TT pilots, had a lucky escape after his motorcycle was of fire during the fuelling. The accident happened during the Supersport II Race. Ben (refueller) was the only one who got injuries. He was treated at the Nobles Hospital for burns, but released a day after. Everyone else was […]
BMW Motorrad has notified all owners of the current R 1200 RT 2014 fitted with Dynamic ESA that there might be a problem with the rear spring storut. „For this reason, customers are requested not to ride their motorcycle until further notice. This is a precautionary buy valium no prescription online measure which BMW Motorrad […]
Ariel will present a VFR1200 based motorcycle an Goodwood Festival of Speed on 26-29 June 2014. This could be the comeback of a legendary name. The new motorcycle will use a VFR 1200 engine and single-sided shaft-drive swing-arm and will be a „performance cruiser“, according to Simon Saunders, the director of Ariel. Saunders told visordown.com […]
Last November, Yamaha R25 “concept” was displayed at the Tokyo Motor Show. The bike looked production ready, and Yamaha even produced a video of Valentino Rossi riding it. Yesterday, Yamaha finally launched the production of YZF-R25 version, in Indonesia. The bike features a 249 cc, parallel-twin, 8-valve, liquid cooled engine putting out a claimed 36 hp […]