Naked Motorcycles

Puig Aims To Redefine Motorcycle Aerodynamics With Its New Yamaha MT-09-based Concept

Puig Aims To Redefine Motorcycle Aerodynamics With Its New Yamaha MT-09-based Concept

This game-changing active aero tech will help to improve downforce on the fly

Popular motorcycle accessory maker Puig has taken the wraps off of their new concept motorcycle, dubbed Diablo.

While the concept takes shape from a Yamaha MT-09 SP, there’s no shortage of game-changing elements here, all aimed at one thing and one thing only – redefining aerodynamics.

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Aprilia's New Baby Streetfighter Looks Like A Shrunk Down Tuono V4

Aprilia’s New Baby Streetfighter Looks Like A Shrunk Down Tuono V4

More powerful and affordable than the KTM 200 Duke

In the motorcycling industry, it’s sort of an unsaid rule to follow up a successful faired sportbike with an equally bonkers but more versatile streetfighter, and we’ve seen all leading manufacturers do this from time to time. The latest one to do so is Aprilia, who has taken the wraps off the new GPR250S naked motorcycle, based on the fully-faired GPR250R sold in Asian markets.

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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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After months of speculation, Livewire has revealed that the Del Mar flat track-inspired model will be officially launched on May 10th.

After months of speculation, Livewire has revealed that the Del Mar flat track-inspired model will be officially launched on May 10th.

It’s the first new model since the brand separated from Harley

The Livewire electric brand is about to expand its model line-up as the eagerly anticipated Del Mar makes its public debut on the 10th of May. This will be the first new model since Livewire was separated from parent company Harley Davidson in 2021 and will be sold alongside the existing Livewire One.

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QJMotor's 700cc Naked Reaches Europe, To Ruffle The Feathers Of The Yamaha MT-07

QJMotor’s 700cc Naked Reaches Europe, To Ruffle The Feathers Of The Yamaha MT-07

The SRK700 offers a better dollar-to-performance ratio than its Japanese rival

QJMotor, one of China’s leading bike makers, after showcasing its bikes at the 2021 EICMA show has now finally set foot in Europe. One of the bikes in QJ’s European lineup is the sporty naked motorcycle, dubbed the SRK700, and it falls right in the crosshairs of the Yamaha MT-07.

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Is The Harley Davidson Bronx Concept Really Dead?

Is The Harley Davidson Bronx Concept Really Dead?

Could H-D Still Be Planning To Introduce the Bronx Streetfighter Concept?

Announced as part of Harley Davidson’s ’More Roads’ future plan by previous CEO Matt Levatich, the Bronx streetfighter concept was then scotched by new CEO Jochen Zeitz. But is the concept as dead in the water as we all thought?

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How Do You Make An Old-school Steam Engined Bike Faster? Simple, By Strapping On A Jet Engine At The Back For More Thrust Of Course

How Do You Make An Old-school Steam Engined Bike Faster? Simple, By Strapping On A Jet Engine At The Back For More Thrust Of Course

The Rocketman strikes again, this time on two-wheels instead of four!

We see some crazy stuff on YouTube these days, but this video by Robert Maddox, a.k.a the Rocketman, is simply on a different level as it features a steam-powered motorcycle with a jet engine strapped on to its back. Intrigued? Well, read on to find out more.

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SCOOP: Completely Revamped KTM 990 Duke Spotted Testing Near KTM's Factory In Austria

SCOOP: Completely Revamped KTM 990 Duke Spotted Testing Near KTM’s Factory In Austria

It’ll boast an up-specced engine based on KTM’s LC8c platform seen on the 790 Duke and the 890. Expect the official debut by end of the year

The KTM 990 Duke was the OG Super Duke before the ballistic 1290 version came along, and if you’re a fan of the former, we’ve got good news for you.

An all-new twin-cylinder KTM naked has been spied testing near the bikemaker’s factory in Mattighofen, Austria. The test mule was flaunting a revised version of its LC8c engine, thus confirming a resurrection of the 990 Duke. This makes total sense. After all, it’d be an ideal next step in KTM’s middleweight lineup, comprising the 790 Duke, 890 Duke, and the 890 Duke R.

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Its Fast, Small & Doesn't Harm The Environment? The 'Silver Ant' Is A Crazy Electric Drag Racer By Hookie Co.!

Its Fast, Small & Doesn’t Harm The Environment? The ’Silver Ant’ Is A Crazy Electric Drag Racer By Hookie Co.!

Based on the Cake Osa+ electric bike, the bike will take part at Glemseck 101

Even though electric motorcycles are still primarily considered a means of basic transportation, there are no two ways that these bikes have the potential to be epic drag racers, thanks to the massive amount of torque at hand, not to mention all of it is instant.

Realizing this potential, Dresden-based Hookie Co. had a crazy idea of creating a silent drag racer ahead of the Glemseck 101 festival which will debut an electric-only category this year. Now, the custom bikemaker has brought this idea to reality, and it’s called the ‘Silver Ant’.

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The New Yamaha XSR125 Legacy Edition Is As Premium As Neo-Retro Scramblers Get

The New Yamaha XSR125 Legacy Edition Is As Premium As Neo-Retro Scramblers Get

Donning a dazzling gold-laden livery the XSR125 Legacy Edition is BIG on style wrapped up in a SMALL package

Thanks to their classic looks, likable riding dynamics, and a variety of engine options, the Yamaha XSR’s have created a big name for themselves in their respective segments.

Now, to pay homage to this rich legacy of the XSR lineup, Yamaha has taken the wraps off a special Legacy Edition of the XSR125 that looks stunning as ever.

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Sibling Rivalry: Ducati Streetfighter V4S Takes On A Ducati Panigale V4R In A Drag Race

Sibling Rivalry: Ducati Streetfighter V4S Takes On A Ducati Panigale V4R In A Drag Race

These two fiery RED’s open the taps on an abandoned runway. Which bike is your money on, the lighter naked or the slippery faired bike?

When talking superbikes and super naked bikes, Ducati is arguably sitting at the top of the charts with its Streetfighter V4 and the Ducati Panigale V4.

Wondering which one’s faster between the two? Then, let this super special drag race between the two Ducati siblings should help you answer just that.

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Land Moto Is The Next American Electric Bike Vying For Supremacy

Land Moto Is The Next American Electric Bike Vying For Supremacy

Land Moto District Proves America is the Home of the Electric Vehicle

Joining Tesla, Livewire and Zero are already showing the way for electric vehicles and now, Land Moto, based in Cleveland, Ohio, is set to boost the country’s claim to being the home of electric vehicles.

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