You may not know too many details about Matchless, but this brand is 115 years old. It’s true that for more than 50 years the company didn’t built any new bike, but luckily Franco Malenotti decided to bring it back to life. Therefore, he brought the rights to use the brand’s name and promised to come with a new model very soon.
Now, the wait is over as we have the first details about Matchless’s new motorcycle. Named the Model X, the new motorcycle looks pretty promising featuring a series of innovative features which will certainly help it stand out from the crowd.
The most interesting feature of the new motorcycle are its dual foot controls which allow you to ride it in two different styles – one being better suited for a relaxed ride, while the second being oriented more toward a sporty stance. For enhanced versatility, you also a get height adjustable seat and height and tilt adjustable handlebars.
Moreover, the motorcycle’s frame also acts as a fuel tank and according to Visordown it houses a 1916 cc, V-twin engine which cranks out 100 hp and 116 lb-ft of torque.
The stopping power is handled by single-disc brakes paired with a front single 12-piston caliper, and a rear 6-piston caliper at the rear.
Stay tuned for more details.