Autos: Motorcycles

2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro First Ride: Dirt!

Thursday  12:42,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

©Motorcyclist Airborne! The standard Multistrada liked to kiss its belly pan and bottom its suspension when ridden off road. The Enduro has no such issues, though I didn’t have the opportunity to ride the bike on any really rough terrain.[...]

A Quick Look at the 2016 Ducati Hypermotard 939

Thursday  12:42,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

@Motorcyclist For 2016, Ducati’s Hyper has once again evolved. Any list of rambunctious supermoto-style machines has to include Ducati’s Hypermotard. The Ducati boasts a bigger (now 937cc) engine and has a significantly higher price tag—the base[...]

Ducati XDiavel and draXter concept bike

Thursday  12:42,   03 november 2016
Super Street Bike

Ducati is exhibiting a further addition to its XDiavel cruiser world, the all-new draXter. This “concept bike” interprets the XDiavel world from a dragracing viewpoint. The project was developed by the Ducati Design Center's Advanced Design[...]

2016 Husqvarna 701 Supermoto – FIRST RIDE REDEUX We get more seat time on this sexy and naked single.

Thursday  12:42,   03 november 2016
Cycle World

The invitation said something along the lines of: “please join Husqvarna for the U.S. press launch of the 2016 701 Supermoto.” Blitzing twisties motard style across miles and miles of backroads? You don’t have to ask me twice. Or maybe you do. Let[...]

Coming Soon! Triumph’s Revived Tiger Explorer ADV For 2016

Thursday  12:36,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

©Motorcyclist All Tiger Explorers have ride by wire with standard cruise control, but the four up-spec versions get an Inertial Measurement Unit to provide lean-angle-informed ABS and traction control, bringing Triumph right to the cutting edge of[...]

Spied! KTM’s 800-class Duke Motorcycle

Thursday  12:36,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

©Motorcyclist Gone is KTM's use of the steel-tube trellis frame in favor of what appears to be a welded-steel main section using the engine as a stressed member. It’s understood that KTM will plug a hole in its motorcycle lineup between the[...]

First Ride: 2016 KTM 350 EXC-F Dual-Sport Motorcycle

Thursday  12:35,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

©Motorcyclist KTM’s message about the EXC is clear; this is not a streetbike. THEY SAY: “Best in class.” WE SAY: “We wouldn’t want anything else.” Especially with the swelling tide of adventure touring (ADV) models to be had, there have been plenty[...]

Spied! 2017 Triumph Bonneville Bobber Motorcycle

Thursday  12:35,   03 november 2016
Motorcyclist

©Motorcyclist SPIED! With the exception of a front fender and some finer detailing, the Bonneville Bobber looks ready for production. Extensive modifications would be required to back-half a new Triumph Bonneville and give it the rigid-frame look[...]

2016 MV Agusta Brutale 800 First Look

Thursday  12:35,   03 november 2016
Sport Rider

MV Agusta has announced a new Brutale 800 for 2016, with redesigned styling and updates to the engine to meet Euro 4 emissions standards. Some of the aesthetic changes include a double seat with concealed passenger handles, LED headlight and[...]

The Big Green Kawasaki Ninja 1000 ABS Is Everything a Liter Bike Should Be

Thursday  12:35,   03 november 2016
Road & Track

Long live the[...]

Honda reveals scrambler-style CBSix50 concept at EICMA

Thursday  12:35,   03 november 2016
Autoblog

Honda's designers went wild at the EICMA motorcycle show by imagining concepts for a scrambler called the CBSix50 and a naked street bike called the CB4. The CB650F was the basis for both cycles.Honda brought some seriously cool concept[...]

Ducati reveals special Scrambler by Italia Indepedent

Thursday  12:22,   03 november 2016
Autoblog

Ducati revealed a special-edition Scrambler cafe racer done up in black and bronze by Italia Independent, the fashion house headed by Fiat scion Lapo Elkann.Ducati is showing off its blacked-out, customized Scrambler that marks the first product of[...]

Three Motorbikes of Verona: Ducati Displays Tweaked Scramblers

Thursday  12:21,   03 november 2016
Car and Driver

Three Motorbikes of Verona: Ducati Displays Tweaked Scramblers When the Volkswagen Group’s Ducati unit announced the Scrambler in late 2014, the motorcycling populace went bonkers. The naked Monsters had become more monstrous and less entry-level.[...]

Design Study Shows Hypothetical Tesla Model M Motorcycle

Thursday  12:21,   03 november 2016
Automobile

Designer Jans Slapins created renderings of what a potential Tesla Model M all-electric motorcycle could look like.Though the renders are purely speculative, the Tesla Model M does apply Tesla’s design ethos pretty convincingly onto a two-wheeled[...]

Ducati XDiavel cruiser headlines EICMA lineup

Thursday  12:07,   03 november 2016
Autoblog

Ducati wheeled itself into the EICMA show this year with a stunning display of new models, including the new XDiavel, Panigale 959, two versions of the Multistrada 1200, two of the Scrambler, and three of the Hypermotard.Ducati arrived at the EICMA[...]