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The Kawasaki ER-6n was especially designed for the city traffic, but it feels pretty comfortable on the open road too.

The motorcycle is propelled by a 649 cc, liquid cooled, 4- stroke parallel twin, DOHC engine which generates a maximum output of 53 KW (72.1 PS) at 8,500 rpm and 64 Nm of torque at 6000 rpm. The engine’s power is controlled by a six speed transmission with wet, multi-disc clutch.

Jump on board and you’ll be greeted by a narrow seat which is placed pretty low to the ground, function-friendly controls and an ergonomically designed handlebar.

The stopping power is handled by front dual semi-floating 300 mm petal discs and rear single 220 mm petal discs.

The Kawasaki ER-6n is offered with a starting price of €6.519 for the base model and €7.002 for the ABS version.

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Meet the Kawasaki ER06F – a versatile motorcycle built with agility in mind. The motorcycle is built around a 649cc, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke parallel twin, DOHC engine which delivers a maximum power of 72.1 PS at 8,500 rpm and 64 Nm of torque at 7,000 rpm. The engine’s power is transferred to the rear wheel by means of a six speed transmission with wet multi-disc clutch.

The engine is housed by a double-pipe perimeter-style frame which is made from high-tensile steel.

The Kawasaki ER-6f rides on a front 41 mm telescopic fork and a rear single-shock with adjustable preload.

The motorcycle also features a sporty adjustable windscreen that was designed in the wind tunnel.

As far as prices are concerned, the Kawasaki ER-6F can be yours for no less than €6.821 for the base model and €7.304 for the ABS version.

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The Aprilia Caponord 1200 represents a great solution if you are looking for a motorcycle that is good for daily commuting, but it also has all it needs to offer a fun riding experience.

It is propelled by a four stroke, 90° longitudinal V twin engine with a displacement of 1197cc. The unit delivers a maximum power of 125 Hp at 8250 rpm and 114.8 Nm of torque at 6800 rpm. For enhanced versatility the engine is combined with a 3 maps ride-by-wire system. Moreover, the motorcycle is also equipped with a two-channel ABS, Traction Control (aTC ) and completely digital instrumentation.

As far as suspensions are concerned, the Aprilia Caponord 1200 features 43 mm upside-down Sachs fully adjustable forks (167 mm wheel travel) and a rear hydraulic Sachs dynamic monoshock absorber (150 mm wheel travel).

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The new Suzuki Hayabusa is one of the fastest motorcycles from the streets and it offers a perfect combination of speed and maneuverability.

The motorcycle is propelled by a 1340 cc, 4-stroke, 4-cylinder, liquid cooled, DOHC engine which rewards you with a maximum power of145.00kW (194 hp) at 9500rpm and 155 Nm of torque at 7200 rpm. All this power is kept under control by a six speed constant mesh transmission with slipper clutch.

The stopping power is handled by a Brembo Monobloc high-performance calipers and an Antilock Brake System.

The ride quality is kept in leash by fully adjustable KYB inverted front forks which Diamond Like Coating surface treatment on the fork tubes. At the rear there is a link type coil spring suspension.

The Suzuki New Hayabusa ABS can be yours for no less than €13.653.

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There aren’t many motorcycles that can offer the same versatility, performances and riding experience as the iconic Ninja ZX-6R Performance.

The secret behind the bike’s mind blowing performances, is a modern 599cc, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke in-line four, DOHC, 16 valves engine which generates 94.1 KW (128 PS) at 14,000 rpm and 66.7 Nm (6.8 Kgf.M) of torque at 11,800 rpm. The engine is mated to a six speed transmission and is fueled by a 17 liters fuel tank.

The motorcycle’s aerodynamic full fairing is combined with a scratch resistant Bubble Screen which further improves its aerodynamics.

The stopping power is handled by front dual semi-floating 300 mm (x t6 mm) petal discs and rear single 220 mm (x t5 mm) petal discs. As far as suspensions are concerned, the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R Performance features a front 41 mm inverted fork and a bottom-link uni-trak setup with gas-charged shock.

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Fitted with the latest technologies developed by the Japanese manufacturer, the Yamaha MT-09 Rally is a capable motorcycle that can reward you with a thrilling riding experience each time you jump on its back.

The 2014 MT-09 Street Rally comes with a new bodywork, fresh chassis components, and new fuel tank shrouds, side number plates and fork covers. Moreover, the motorcycle also comes with a flatter seat and new graphics.

Power comes from an 847cc, 3-cylinder, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valves engine which generates 84.6 kw (115ps) at 10,000 rpm and 87.5 Nm (8.9 kg-m) of torque at 8,500 rpm. The engine is mated to a constant mesh six speed transmission and can be optionally linked to an Akrapovič exhaust system.

As far as wheels are concerned, the Yamaha MT-09 Street Rally rides on 17 inch rims shod in 120/70ZR17M/C (58W) front and 180/55ZR17M/C (73W) rear tubeless tires.

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KTM prepares a nice surprise for the fans of sport motorcycles, as according to Autocar India, the company will launch its new RC390 in the second half of 2014.

The new sport motorcycle is based on the 390 Duke but it comes with a comprehensive list of modifications that were specially made to make it better suited for the track.

Apart from the full fairing, the stiffer suspension, shorter wheelsbase and the revised rake, the new RC 390 will also come with a 178.5 mm ground clearance and an 820 mm seat height which is slightly taller than the one of the 390 Duke.

Even if both motorcycles share the same engine, the RC390’s unit will feature altered final drive ratios and ECU modifications which should translate directly into a more linear power delivery. Theoretically the power output should remain in the 43.5 hp range. As far as performances are concerned, the new RC 390’s maximum speed should be similar with the one offered by its sibling – 162 kpmh.

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There aren’t many motorcycles that can compete with success against the new KTM 1290 Super Duke R, as this bike has all it needs to deliver first class performances in terms of ride, handling and power. Needles to say, its brutal character helped it gain a fairly good reputation among the adrenaline-hungry riders.

KTM decided to release a short video to present the born of its new mechanical beast which was created by a very passionate team.

The idea behind the new KTM 1290 Super Duke R was to create the ultimate naked which will be the lighters and strongest model in its class.

To achieve this goal, KTM’s engineers decided to use their strongest engine namely the 1290cc version of the RC8 unit. The unit and the chassis were finally tuned to make to the motorcycle easy to ride and to help the rider keep all that power (up to 180 hp) under control in any situation.

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The new Honda CBR650F offers a perfect mix between practicality, sporty performances and comfort. It is powered by a 649 cc, liquid cooled inline four cylinder, DOHC engine which is mated to a six speed transmission. The engine is housed by a Twin Spar style steel frame which was specially developed to deliver first class ride and handling performances.

You also get a generous 4.5 gallon fuel tank, a four into one exhaust system, an LCD Multi Meter and dual disc brakes.

The motorcycle rides on a 41mm Fork (4.3 inches of wheel travel) and a rear single shock with spring-preload adjustability (5.0 inches travel).

As far as wheels are concerned, the motorcycle rides on light 17 inch wheels shod in 120/70ZR-17 front and 180/55ZR-17 rear radial tires.

The Honda CBR650F is offered with a starting price of $ 8,499.

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The Honda Interceptor is a versatile motorcycle that provides a high level of performance. The motorcycle was specially developed to be able to deal great in the curves, but also on the open road. Its 782, liquid-cooled 90° V-4, engine delivers a generous amount of power and features new fuel-injection mapping which helps it deliver a stronger low-end torque.

Other features worthy of being mentioned include an adjustable seat height, a new front-mount radiator, radial-mount front brakes, and a Pro-Arm swingarm. The top of the range Deluxe model features traction control, Anti-Lock Brakes, self-cancelling turn signals, a centerstand and heated grips.

The Honda Interceptor rides on 17 inch front and rear wheels wrapped in 120/70ZR-17 front and 180/55ZR-17 rear radial tires.

Other features wirthy of being mentioned include a LED Headlight, new digital instruments, ABS, radial-mount front brakes and heated grips.

The Honda Interceptor is offered with a starting price of $12,499.

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