When we talk about Italian sports bike we think about power, speed and beauty. But also a lot of “ifs” and “buts” cross our mind when we compare them to the Japanese sports bike, for example Suzuki or Honda models. If back in the ‘70s there was nothing on the road to compare with the Ducati 750SS, in the ‘90s the Italian sports back were long behind the Japanese motorcycle. But this was about to change when in 1997 MV Agusta launched the F4S at the Milan show.
Competition has always been part of MV AGUSTA’s history and today, as in the past, 36 riders will have the chance of taking part in the new BRUTALE CHALLENGE that, with its new formula, will become an exclusive and unforgettable event in the 2008 motor-cycling calendar. Participants will have the opportunity of racing and enjoying a legend of motor-cycling that already has 75 World Championship titles under its belt. This internationally recognised machine is a symbol of Made in Italy. (...)
MV Agusta brought the 65th EICMA show to a successful conclusion winning the "Most Beautiful Motorcycle" award with the new Brutale 1078RR. The award was organised by the magazine "Motociclismo", the best-known Italian specialist magazine in this sector. Voting never wavered throughout the show with more than 25.7% of visitors casting their ballots in favour of MV Agusta’s latest creation from a total of over 26,000 votes. Second with 15.2% was the Ducati Monster 696 (...)
MV Agusta and fashion go hand in hand. A new exciting way of expressing your individuality. Thanks to its partnership with the exclusive Hydrogen clothing company, the Brutale range of clothing items now admits enthusiasts into the world of fashion. Hydrogen is a new generation company and offers a new look with an aggressive product line, just like MV Agusta motorcycles. Hydrogen is one of the leading brand names in luxury sportswear and its products are only to be found in the most (...)
It has been confirmed that there will be two new versions of the Brutale for the upcoming year (typically that means early next year for Europe, and the end of next year for most other places in the world). The bikes are hopefully going to be ready by the end of the year. The following new models will accompany the current 910R and S: MV Agusta Brutale 980 S MV Agusta Brutale 1078 R No photos, no "official" unveiling since it is still in production. There’s also a (...)
Years of painstaking work, never-ending research and the pure passion and professionalism of all the MV Agusta engineers won them the prestigious MASTER BIKE competition that this year took place at the Jerez circuit in Spain. The F4 R 312 won the title of best motorcycle when up against the best the rest of the world could offer. The riders included 18 specialist journalists and world-renowned riders like Randy Mamola, Jurgen Fuchs and Stefan Chambon representing the 15 best-known (...)
Two iconic names in motorcycle racing, MV Agusta and Carl Fogarty, are to join forces for an assault on the Superbike World Championship. The Italian manufacturer is set to enter the championship in the 2008 season with Fogarty’s British based team as their factory supported outfit. "We are happy to race with Carl Fogarty’s team in 2008 and see this as a long term relationship," says MV Agusta President Claudio Castiglioni. "We always targeted 2008 as our debut year in the (...)