It’s been 30 years since Hyosung was founded in South Korea. Here’s some info on the 30th anniversary edition of the GV 650 Aquila, which will on show at the NEC later this week.
In South Korea, the Hyosung Motor Company was incorporated back in 1978. It didn’t make too many headlines, but today and almost 30 years on, the Hyosung GV650 Anniversary model commemorates the start of the company back in the 70s.
It’s one of Hyosung’s best-selling models, combining laid back, contemporary cruiser (...)
Ducati has confirmed that they will have Casey Stoner’s World Championship winning MotoGP bike on display at this year’s International Motorcycle Show. Alongside Casey Stoner’s all conquering Ducati GP7 will be the World’s first MotoGP Replica for the road - the Desmosedici RR.
Casey Stoner and his Ducati GP7 helped secure the World Championship at the Japanese Grand Prix and have so far taken his race wins to 10 and has scored in all 17 rounds, with just the final round at Valencia this (...)
The award winning UK charity, Riders for Health is offering people the chance to own a motorcycle owned by the U2 lead singer and activist, Bono, in an auction to support their lifesaving work in Africa. This once in a lifetime opportunity is set to take place at the International Motorcycle and Scooter Show at the Birmingham NEC which runs from 23rd November – 2nd December.
The red Ducati 916 has a truly star-studded history having belonged to the late INXS front-man Michael Hutchence, and (...)
Two of the most important names in Italian motorcycling, Ducati and Benelli, will return to this year’s International Motorcycle and Scooter Show. Ducati is returning to NEC after a 2 year of absence (previous NEC shows have preceded the Milan Show, which is the preferred venue for showing new models for the first time), as for Benelli this will be the very first time to exhibit at the NEC.
Yesterday’s announcements mean that you will be able to see the Ducati 848 and the Benelli Due just (...)
International Motorcycle and Scooter Show (NEC)
The organisers of the International Motorcycle and Scooter Show today announced that the 2007 Show has been moved to new dates and will now take place between the 23rd November and 2nd December. The Show was originally due to be held from the 25th October – 4th November 2007, however following the announcement of new dates for the 2007 Milan Motorcycle Show (6th – 11th November), the decision was taken to reschedule the NEC Show to avoid any date clash and safeguard its position as one of the (...)
At the Intermot in Cologne from October 11th - 15th, BMW Motorrad continues to go full throttle - and shows where the brand is heading for in the future. Sporty flair, innovative spirit and top quality workmanship are just as important as the versatility of each individual product.
The package contains something for every rider, including motorcycles, individual accessories, fashionable and functional rider equipment and an extensive range of trips and training courses.
With the recent (...)
Harley-Davidson revealed a prototype Sportster XR 1200 motorcycle aimed at the European market today at the INTERMOT International Motorcycle Show in Cologne, Germany. The XR 1200 prototype places an emphasis on performance and handling with styling inspired by the Motor Company’s legendary XR 750 dirt track racer.
Created with the demands of the European market in mind, the XR 1200 prototype’s development goals include a powerful air-cooled V-Twin engine, agile handling, and high (...)
The International Motorcycle and Scooter Show today announced its action-packed feature line-up for 2006. Taking place between 27th October and 5th November at Birmingham’s NEC, visitors to this year’s show will be spoilt for choice when it comes to both interactive features and spectator events. Catering for all interests, whether they be tearing it up on the Off-Road Experience, feeling the power of the Harley-Davidson V Rod or sitting back and watching some of the world’s best stunt riders (...)