Just in case you haven’t been paying attention, this is the standard, road going Tiger with the 19 inch front wheel (the dirtier XC has a 21 inch front and can be seen below). At last a full array of studio high quality pics of Triumph’s new Tiger 800 have been leaked allowing us … Continue reading Tiger 800 – more pics
Canada viable? It would seem, contrary to what we suggested in our earlier news piece, that the new KTM 125 Duke may be being considered for the Canadian market after all. That’s a big MAY as it is likely that if KTM USA does not import the bike then the costs to get it tested … Continue reading Duke 125 Canada bound?
Honda Thailand have announced a couple of new models that may shortly see their way into Canada. Redesigned CBR150R. Coming to Canada in 125 format? The CBR150R is an update with reworked styling (headlight looks like it’s been taken off the VFR1200) and body panels similar to the CBR1000RR. The pipe too has been redesigned … Continue reading New Honda 125/250 for Canada?
Once you go black you can’t go back. BMW have released info on their new limited edition Triple Black R1200GS, prior to its official launch at Milan EICMA in early November. The Triple Black gets its name thanks to the metallic black paint job, as well as blackened rims and engine … oh, and frame … Continue reading 1200GS Triple Black
Latest sketch of the Adventure bike. According to UK’s MCN, Honda has released a sketch of a new VFR800X, a bike the Japanese firm dubs a "crossover". The last time Honda used the term crossover to identify a machine it was with the short-lived DN-01. Thankfully this time it seems Honda uses crossover to classify … Continue reading New 800 cc V-four Honda
The new Tiger std. photo: George at rtrider.co.uk There’s a new spy shot of the Triumph Tiger (standard – with cast wheels) shot in England while it was being tested recently. You have to wonder if Triumph are flooding the UK’s highways and byways just so that they can flood the internet with sneak-peak shots … Continue reading Spy shot of new Tiger
Much like with the VFR1200, Honda are preparing the world for a new ‘adventure’ bike — reportedly to be based around the VFR1200 — by releasing a styling sketch. Since you can really say very little based on such a thing, we’ll give Honda the press they hope to get by showing it but will … Continue reading VFR adventurer sketch
Triumph have released the first official picture of the new 800 Tiger XC. Male models wait for the Triumph rescue helicopter to come and get the XC out of the divot. The XC is said to be powered by a longer stroked Daytona 675 triple motor which is housed in a very similar chassis … Continue reading Tiger 800 – complete pic
2011 Ninja 1000 will be available in green or red. We reported on the Kawasaki Z1000SX last week and said we’d keep you informed on its availability in Canada. The bike is coming here and in North America will be called the Ninja 1000. Kawasaki has been busy releasing everyday motorcycles in the past … Continue reading 2011 Ninja 1000 confirmed
Ducati have announced a new 848 EVO and some changes to the 1198 including an SP model. 848 EVO New 848 EVO gets more power. For 2011 Ducati has increased the performance of the 848 and tags the new machine the 848 EVO. The EVO’s 849 cc engine gets a massage, with new combustion chambers, … Continue reading New 2011 Ducatis