KTM revealed the 2014 1190 Adventure R. The new model year keeps all the core values of its predecessors featuring an unstoppable character, faultless ergonomics and a great maneuverability.
One of the most important features offered for the MY 2014 is the new BOSCH Motorcycle Stability Control (MSC). Thanks to this new system which includes the innovative lean-sensitive cornering ABS feature, the 2014 KTM 1190 Adventure R can be considered one of the safest bikes in its class.
Other features offered by the 2014 KTM Adventure R include a multi-function cockpit, daytime running lights, LED indicators, adjustable ergonomics, adjustable windshield height, a luggage rack and case brackets. You also get offroad spoked wheels, an immobilizer, TPMS (Tyre Pressure Monitoring System), handguards and steel crash bars.
In its off road adventures, the bike is helped by a potent, 1,195cc, 2-cylinder, 4-stroke, spark-ignition liquid-cooled engine. The unit delivers a maximum power of 148 hp and is mated to a six speed claw shifted transmission.
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When it comes to adventure tourers, the BMW F 800 GS Adventure is one of the most desirable models. And there is no wonder why as it is fitted with state of the art technologies, comes with perfect ergonomics and is fitted with a comprehensive list of Adventure oriented features.
Among the most useful features offered by the F 800 GS Adventure you’ll find a high windshield, a fuel tank protector and saddle bag mountings.
As far as colors are concerned, the 2014 BMW F 800 GS Adventure comes in Sandrover Matte or Racing Red.
The bike is propelled by a 798cc, water-cooled, 4-stroke, in-line, two-cylinder engine with four valves per cylinder, two overhead camshafts and dry sump lubrication. The engine delivers a maximum output of 63 KW (85 Hp) at 7,500 rpm and 61 Lb/Ft of torque at 5,750 rpm.
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Compact, light and easy to handle, the 2014 Yamaha PW50 is a great motorcycle for beginner riders. Needles to say, that the bike was designed with the rider’s comfort in mind and comes with a seat height of only 19.1 inches, an ergonomically designed handlebar and large, folding footpegs with rubber grips.
In terms of style, the 2014 PW50 comes with Team Yamaha-inspired colors, graphics and front and side number plates.
The motorcycle weighs 86 lb (wet) and is propelled by a 49cc, air-cooled, 2-stroke; reed-valve inducted engine. It is also worthy of being mentioned that the 2014 Yamaha PW50 is equipped with an adjustable throttle stop screw which helps you gradually increase speed as the rider’s skills improve.
As far as wheels are concerned, the bike is equipped with 10-inch front and rear tires.
The bike can be yours for no less than $1,440.
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Grab your helmet, jump into your favorite riding suit and be ready to be amazed, as the KTM 1190 RC8 R has all it needs to reward you with a unique riding experience.
With its sporty character, mind-blowing handling and racy spirit, the KTM 1190 RC8 R will make you fall in love with it from the moment you touch its handlebar.
The motorcycle weighs 184 Kg and is built around an 1195 cc, 2 cylinder, 4 stroke, spark ignition, liquid cooled engine which delivers a maximum output of 173 hp. The unit transfers its power to the rear wheel through a six speed, claw shifted transmission and is fed by a 16.5 liter fuel tank.
The motorcycle’s speed is kept in leash by an advanced Brembo system which includes twin discs up front and a single disc at the back.
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If you are looking for a reliable beginner’s bike, then the Yamaha TT-R50E might be a god choice for your kid.
The motorcycle was especially created to be a great platform for learning the secrets of off road riding. It comes with a 21.9 inch seat height, a large chain cover and a curved steel backbone frame.
At the heart of the 2014 Yamaha TT-R50E you’ll find a 49 cc, air-cooled, SOHC, 4-stroke, 2 valves engine which breaths through a Mikuni VM11 Carburetor. The engine is brought to life by means of a push button electric starter and is mated to a constant-mesh 3-speed transmission with automatic clutch.
To be able to tackle the tough terrains without backing down, the Yamaha TT-R50E is fitted with a inverted fork that offers 3.8 inches of front wheel travel and a monocross-style rear suspension which is paired with a single coil-over shock (2.8 inches of rear wheel travel).
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Everybody was eager to see Yamaha’s new 250 cc motorcycle, so the Japanese manufacturer has finally decided to reveal its new model at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show.
The new sport motorcycle is based on the M1 MotoGP and features a sharp design language mixed with the latest technologies developed by the company.
For the moment we don’t have many details about the new motorcycle but we know that is will be propelled by a liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, in-line, 2-cylinder, fuel injected engine with a displacement of 249cm3. The unit transfers its power to the rear wheel through a constant mesh 6-speed transmission.
The new motorcycle will compete against the new Honda CBR 300R and Kawasaki Ninja 300 which are both equipped with larger displacement engines (300cc).
Together with the first pictures of its new R25, Yamaha has also released a video footage with the motorcycle in action ridden by Valentino Rossi.
KTM has finally revealed its new 2014 1190 Adventure. The new motorcycle is fitted with a set of special features which make it better suited for adventures on two wheels.
One of the special features offered by the 2014 KTM 1190 Adventure is Bosch’s new MSC (Motorcycle Stability Control) which further enhances the bike’s safety. Other features worthy of being mentioned include C-ABS, MTC (Motorcycle Traction Control), a multi-function cockpit, daytime running lights and LED indicators.
The KTM 1190 Adventure weighs only 230 kg (wet) and is powered by a strong 2 cylinder, 4 stroke, spark ignition, liquid cooled engine with a displacement of 1,195 Cm³. The unit is brought to life by an electric starter and delivers a maximum output of 148 hp. Its power is transferred to the rear wheel through a six speed, claw shifted transmission.
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Meet the 2014 KTM 690 Duke, a fast bike aimed at adrenaline-hungry riders. While designing the 690 Duke, KTM’s engineers have focused on cutting the bike’s weight as much as possible. Therefore, the motorcycle comes with a 9 kg lightweight tubular space frame made from chrome-molybdenum steel which is paired with a 4 kg lightweight, pin-jointed, die-cast swingarm. After this entire struggle the engineers have managed to obtain a dry weight of only 149.5 kg (without fuel), which is pretty impressive.
At the heart of the motorcycle lies a modern, 690 cc, single-cylinder, 4-stroke, spark-ignition, liquid-cooled engine. The unit develops a maximum power of 67 hp and is mated on a six speed, claw shifted transmission.
As far as suspensions are concerned, the KTM 690 Duke is equipped with front WP Suspension up side down forks and a rear WP Suspension shock absorber with Pro-Lever linkage.
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The 2014 Honda Metropolitan was built with efficiency in mind and thanks to its compact dimensions it is also able to deal great with congested traffic situations, so it’s a great partner for riding through the city.
At the heart of the 2014 Honda Metropolitan lies a 49 cc, single-cylinder, four-stroke engine with PGM-FI fuel injection. The engine is mated to an automatic V-belt transmission and delivers a fuel consumption of up to 100 MPG. It is also worthy of being mentioned that the 49cc unit is fed by a 1.2 gallons fuel tank.
Jump on board and you’ll be welcomed by a comfy saddle, an ergonomically designed handlebar with a modern instrument panel and 22 liters of lockable storage capacity (beneath the seat).
The ride quality is kept in leash by a front twin-downtube fork (2.1 inches of wheel travel) and a rear single shock absorber (2.3 inches of wheel travel).
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