Honda CX500 in many ways was ahead of its time. Maybe that’s why it is kept on the market only 5-6 years. The first Honda V-Twin 500 cc liquid cooled, dual carburetor OR type, drive shaft…
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Indian Motorcycles decided to discover new Chief Dark Horse to all of us. A formal presentation of the novelties were done in Chicago, and the first official information about him was accompanied by Indian and a gallery of his photos.
When last year discovered his Domiracer Norton’s many fans of the brand went into depression. This motorcycle was not designed to be driven on public roads. Seeing that there is indeed interest in road version of this motorcycle brand from Derby decided to make the road copy which will be called Dominator SS.
This spring Lightning Motorycles presented a road version of its electric superbike that owns the speed record at Bonneville where he achieved 350 km / h and was driving an average speed of 346 km / h. According to this record road copy is named the LS-218, and the first copy of a road legal speeder last week handed over to its new owner.
With all the excitement we felt when we first saw the new Kawasaki Hyperbike there was a dose of disappointment because he was announced as the copy intended only to run on the tracks. One part of us still did not give up from the idea that somewhere there is a road legal version of the bike. This Kawasaki video confirmed that.
Kawasaki, with the brutal Ninja H2R in Köln had brought Versys models. Both copies Versys 1000 Versys 650 and found their place on the Kawasaki stand at Intermot. The appearance of the motorcycle is now aligned with the rest of Kawasaki models and irresistibly reminds of Ninja copies.
With renewed Superbike BMW Motorrad at Intermot had brought two novelties. These are naked R1200R, and his sports-tourer derivatives R1200RS. Three of the planned five motorcycles that will reveal the BMW this fall, we will see two other motorcycles at the salon in Milan.
When only remember the days when manufacturers of motorcycles every two years represented the next generation of its motorcycles. Those times are far behind us, and that the situation went back vividly demonstrate models that are on the market for almost a decade. This can easily happen with Yamaha YZF-R6 that is in the form that we know now introduced back in 2005. The Japanese are a little windowdress for the 2008 season and then went collapse of the market. If we believe the rumors current Six will finally be replaced next year.
German BMW Motorrad working on a new motorcycle Sport – Tourer class, which is supposed to be a competitor, Ducati, MV Agusta, Kawaski … Judging by the drawings currently available on the internet, it could be very serious competition … What we see on the sketch looks very nice and powerful, the Bavarians have really worked hard but they are anything else and is not expected ..