2011 Piaggio Pricing
Piaggio Group Americas (PGA), the North American importer and distributor of Italy’s Aprilia, Moto Guzzi, Piaggio and Vespa motorcycle brands, announced this week their 2011 line up and pricing.
2010 MV Agusta F4
In the very days when the fastest and most esteemed testers of the world press will be in Almeria (Spain) to test the incredible performances of the new 2010 MV Agusta superbike, the first F4 units will be delivered to the dealers.
After the incredible success obtained at EICMA, where the 2010 MV Agusta F4 was repeatedly elected queen of the Show, the F4 is ready for delivery to the first enthusiasts who have booked it long time ago.
The 2009 World Superbike Championship may be over but this does not mean that the work for Noriyuki Haga and Michel Fabrizio has finished. This week the Ducati Xerox riders have been kept busy with appearances at the 67th edition of the EICMA International Motorcycle Exhibition in Milano.
On Thursday Michel traveled up from Rome and headed straight to the Ducati stand, taking the opportunity to get a good look at the new Multistrada 1200 as well as the never before seen "Special Edition" Superbikes with original livery in celebration of the new Ducati Corse logo.
2010 Concepts and Replicas
KTM introduced brand new motorcycle innovations at the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan, Italy. KTM presented a range of innovative new 2010 KTM motorcycles at EICMA, which is recognized as the world’s largest annual motorcycle trade fair in the world. On show was the radical new 2010 KTM 350cc Motocross prototype, the new 2010 KTM Duke 690R and a few future concept naked motorcycle models in the KTM 125cc four-stroke segment. The KTM 350 SX-F and the KTM 125 (Race) Concept Bike really caught our attention.
New 2010 Ducati Models
Finally unveiled, world preview of the new and eagerly anticipated 2010 Ducati Multistrada 1200. Also new for 2010: new "Corse" livery for the 1198, two new 2010 Ducati Hypermotard 1000EVO models and technical advances in the 2010 Ducati Monster family.
Multistrada 1200 Testastretta
Hot on the heels of the exciting new 2010 Ducati Hypermotard 796 launch, Ducati is getting ready for another family model expansion. This time it will be the Multistrada family. And instead of going down in engine size, the new 2010 Ducati Multistrada will be going up in engine size.
The original Ducati Multistrada DS was launched with a 1000cc air-cooled 90-degree v-twin engine that was later bumped up to 1100cc. The new 2010 Multistrada has been redone and bumped up in engine displacement once again to 1200cc.
In 2009 the BMW Berlin plant can look back on a 40-year tradition as the production site for BMW motorcycles, with over 1.9 million BMW motorcycles having come off the assembly line to date. With the anniversary motorcycle "40 years of Berlin" based on the BMW roadster R 1200 R, BMW Motorrad not only celebrates its 40th anniversary of production at the Berlin-Spandau plant but will also support the children’s rights organisation "Save the Children" by auctioning the exclusive motorcycle on eBay.
The world’s first unveiling of a completely new motocross model at the KTM exhibit booth on November 10, 2009 (Hall 18, stand M68), represents a significant step toward "defining new lines." The revealing of the new motorcycle is the next logical step for the Austrian motorcycle manufacturer as its tradition as a result based operation have led to over 160 World Championships and the development of a new motocross model.
Ducati releases the first news of the Hypermotard 796, in advance of the international EICMA motorcycle show, Milan.
The Hypermotard family will expand for 2010 with the addition of the exciting new Hypermotard 796. Just as aggressively striking as the 1100, the new Hypermotard 796 features a lower seat height and brand new smooth and flexible engine to make it the perfect urban assault vehicle.
Schuberth GmbH, the German producer of high-end head protection and Cardo Systems Inc., the Pittsburgh based market leader in Bluetooth communication systems for motorcycle helmets (scala rider), announced the signing of a cooperation agreement, according to which Cardo will design and manufacture a unique communication and entertainment system for the Schuberth C3, C2 and Concept motorcycle flip-up helmets.