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2022 KTM 1290 Super Duke GT Upgrades Create A Long Distance Beast

2022 KTM 1290 Super Duke GT Upgrades Create A Long Distance Beast

Touring has never been this exciting

The 2022 KTM 1290 Super Duke GT continues its reign as the maddest sports tourer out there. Upgrades to running gear and electronics but misses out on radar-assisted cruise control.

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Bimota KB4 Is a Carbon-Clothed Retro Beauty

Bimota KB4 Is a Carbon-Clothed Retro Beauty

Kawasaki-engined sports bike is the 1970s brought right up to date

The second Kawasaki-engined Bimota is a retro-styled beauty of a bike. 140bhp engine from the Ninja 1000SX in a bespoke chassis, clothed in carbon bodywork with full suite of Kawasaki electronics.

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2017 - 2022 Suzuki SV650

2017 - 2022 Suzuki SV650

It’s the new look of the UJM standard

Suzuki continued with the evolution of the SV650 line with the all-new-in-2017 SV650. Built on the success of the original SV650 that covered 1999 through 2008, and its offspring, the SFV650 “Gladius,” the new ride carries the SV DNA into a new generation. With a revamped 645 cc engine, it has more horsepower than ever before.

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Moto Guzzi Screams Into The 21st Century

Moto Guzzi Screams Into The 21st Century

V100 Mandello The Most Modern Guzzi Yet

Moto Guzzi finally embraces liquid-cooling for its venerable transverse v-twin along with world-first aerodynamic bodywork and sophisticated electronics.

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This Is Like No Royal Enfield You've Ever Seen

This Is Like No Royal Enfield You’ve Ever Seen

Concept shows possible new direction for world’s oldest manufacturer

Design concept shows possible new direction for Royal Enfield, radically different to where they are now!

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Yamaha Aiming For Dirt Glory With New Ténéré 700 Raid Prototype

Yamaha Aiming For Dirt Glory With New Ténéré 700 Raid Prototype

New Hard Core Version of the Standard Ténéré 700

Yamaha goes hard core with the Ténéré 700 Raid Prototype. Detail changes to suspension, cooling and a full complement of rally equipment is included. Not for sale to the public at the moment, but will that change?

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MV Agusta Ready To Hit The Dirt Trails

MV Agusta Ready To Hit The Dirt Trails

Radical Departure for Iconic Italian Brand

MV Agusta announces two new adventure bikes, one powered by a 550cc parallel twin engine sourced in China and the other powered by a 930cc triple-cylinder engine. Few other details released at the present time.

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2022 Kawasaki H2 SX SE's Tech Goes Stratospheric

2022 Kawasaki H2 SX SE’s Tech Goes Stratospheric

Kawasaki has just made the best sports tourer even better

Upgrades to the electronics package make the H2 SX SE better than ever. Radar assisted cruise control, collision detection, blind-spot monitoring and electronic suspension make it one of the safest - and fastest - bikes out there.

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Suzuki Sharpens the Katana

Suzuki Sharpens the Katana

2022 model gets more power, upgraded electronics

Suzuki looks to continue the success of the Katana with engine modifications bringing it into Euro5 compliance and which give more power. Tweaks to the electronics and dash and new colours complete the picture.

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Honda Gives Fireblade Serious Updates

Honda Gives Fireblade Serious Updates

No More Power But More Rideability

With this upgrade, Honda has addressed criticisms of the latest Fireblade in terms of gearing, while tweaking the electronics at the same time. SP available as 30th Anniversary limited edition.

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2022 BMW K 1600 B

2022 BMW K 1600 B

The revised engine, new "Next Gen" ESA, and updated electronics make it even better

BMW beat its K 1600 tourbike platform mercilessly with the buffhammer for the ’22 model year, and the result is a marked improvement over the previous generation for its bagger-tastic “B” variant. Updated electronics and out-of-this-world graphics join a souped-up engine and specialized LED lighting to make this a significant upgrade worthy of the “new” tag. This model is clearly aimed at the U.S. market, or at least at riders interested in a proper Boulevard Bruiser with strong, American-style touring capabilities.

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2020 - 2021 Indian Challenger

2020 - 2021 Indian Challenger

With new styling and new engine, it’s a whole new Indian

Indian Motorcycle rolled into MY2020 with a net-new bagger family powered by an all-new powerplant with some serious ride-quality and safety features as the icing on the cake. The “Challenger” range marks a new era for America’s oldest motorcycle manufacturer with impressive power numbers and a look that’s borrows from the past even while it reaches for new territory and, I’m sure the factory hopes, an expanded buyer base. Fixed fairings, new electronics, and a powerful engine are the hallmarks of this machine, and it’ll be interesting to see how it performs in the market against its longtime domestic foe, Harley-Davidson.

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Yamaha Starts New Club For Owners of Racing Motorcycles

Yamaha Starts New Club For Owners of Racing Motorcycles

Formed to keep racing heritage alive for future generations

Yamaha has announced an exclusive club for owners of classic and vintage racing motorcycles.

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Yamaha MT-10 SP Has the Highest Chassis Spec of Any Motorcycle

Yamaha MT-10 SP Has the Highest Chassis Spec of Any Motorcycle

Ohlins Semi-Active Suspension Raises The Bar for the Super Naked

Following closely on the heels of the updated MT-10 comes the SP version, with semi-active suspension courtesy of Öhlins.

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Is This The Best Message Valentino Rossi Received On His Retirement?

Is This The Best Message Valentino Rossi Received On His Retirement?

He received many messages when he retired, but this one might just mean the most to him

Valentino Rossi will have received messages from millions of people - from the ordinary man in the street to royalty - upon his retirement but this one might just men the most to him.

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You Want a KTM Superbike? It Might Just Be Coming

You Want a KTM Superbike? It Might Just Be Coming

Spy shots reveal new faired sports bike in development

After the excitement around the track-only KTM RC 8C came disappointment that the Austrian manufacturer wasn’t making a road-going version. That may be about to change.

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MV Agusta Confirms That The World As We Know It Is Coming To An End

MV Agusta Confirms That The World As We Know It Is Coming To An End

When An Iconic Brand Does This, Then You Know It’s All Over

When a manufacturer known for its screaming three- and four-cylinder engines and multiple Grand Prix World Championships makes a big thing out of a launch of an e-Scooter, then you know things will never be the same again.

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Blast From The Past: Suzuki RE5 - Blind Alley or Brave New World?

Blast From The Past: Suzuki RE5 - Blind Alley or Brave New World?

Suzuki’s brave attempt at re-imagining the motorbike engine wasn’t the success it deserved to be

At the dawn of the modern era of Japanese motorcycles, the four-cylinder inline engine was king, but that didn’t stop Suzuki going off at a tangent with a rotary-engined bike.

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