Bikes & Stories

Moto Guzzi V7 II

21.08.2018 | 12:00

Introducing the new generation of one of the best-selling and popular “Eagle brand” models in the world. A new range that raises the bar on safety and equipment. The V7 II is fitted with a dual channel ABS system and MGCT ( Moto Guzzi Traction Control). The new 6 speed gearbox, improved ergonomics and numerous other changes fully meet expectations in terms of aesthetics and riding pleasure, making the new V7 II even more attractive.

 

Triumph Speed Triple 1050

20.08.2018 | 12:00

The English Triumph Speed Triple 1050 belongs since 2010 to the winners on the European motorcycle market. No wonder because here is everything successful. Perfect chassis, good mix of torque and turning ability thanks to the three-cylinder engine. The shown motorcycles is a 2017 model.

 

 

BMW F800S

19.08.2018 | 12:00

The F800S was a sport bike made by BMW Motorrad from 2006 to 2010. BMW developed with Rotax a 798 cc (48.7 cu in) parallel-twin engine with a 360 degree firing order. This produced an exhaust note reminiscent of BMW 's signature air-cooled boxer twins. The F800S and ST both used low-maintenance belt drives and single sided swingarms. Bikes equipped with ABS also included a rear-wheel lift detection system. 85 PS have to move 204kg.

 

Piaggio Vespa 150 Sprint

18.08.2018 | 12:00

The Vespa 150 Sprint is a scooter from Piaggio that was made from 1965 to 1976. In 1946, the scooter became known worldwide through the Vespa of the Italian company Piaggio . Innocenti with the Lambretta followed in 1947. The typical form comes from scooters of allied airborne troops, the so-called Welbikes. Der two-stroke with 8PS brought it to just under 100 km / h top speed, for the city almost too fast.

 

 

Honda F6C

17.08.2018 | 12:00

The Honda Valkyrie is a motorcycle that was manufactured by Honda from 1996 to 2003. It was designated GL1500C in the US market and F6C ("Flat Six Custom") in other markets. The Valkyrie engine is a 1,520 cubic centimetres (93 cu in) liquid cooled, horizontally opposed flat-six engine transplanted from Honda 's Gold Wing model, unlike the V-twin engine commonly found on "cruiser" style motorcycles. In its transplant from the Goldwing, the most notable engine changes were the camshaft and the change to six individual 28 mm carburetors, one for each cylinder, changes which increased power and torque.

 

 

Fantic Caballero RC 80

16.08.2018 | 12:00

Fantic Motor is an Italian manufacturer of motorcycles. The company began in 1968, manufacturing and exporting enduro motorcycles, mini-bikes and go-karts. Today they continue in the same genre, though the names have changed to dual-sport and motard (supermoto), and they have not returned to the US market. Fantic launched in 2015 also new models of electric bikes, the Fat Bike. Shown here is a 90s Fantic Caballero RC 80, a moped that was very sought after by teenagers.

 

Kawasaki ZRX 1100

15.08.2018 | 12:00

The Kawasaki ZRX1100 was a standard motorcycle made by Kawasaki from 1997 to 2001 with an engine loosely based on the ZX-11. The ZRX1100 and the later ZRX1200 were styled like 1980s muscle bikes, which were large bikes with large engines. The ZRX1100 had a top speed of 230 km/h (143 mph), and 0 to 1/4 mile (0.00 to 0.40 km) time of 11.19 seconds at 120 mph (190 km/h), and a 0 to 60 mph (0 to 97 km/h) time of 2.9 seconds.

 

Honda NX 650 Dominator

14.08.2018 | 12:00

The Honda NX650 Dominator is a dual-sport motorcycle. It was manufactured from 1988 to 2000. The main difference between model years are the graphics and details in the fairing. The original J spec (1988) Japanese model featured both electric and kick starting which was dropped to electric only on all later models. Secondhand models continue to fetch good prices for machines of relatively low cubic capacity and are much sought after amongst enthusiasts.

 

 

MV Agusta Brutale

13.08.2018 | 12:00

MV Agusta is a name well known for racing success in the sixties and seventies. But there are only 10.000 bikes approved in Germany in 2012. In 2013 850 were sold, most of them were MV Agusta Brutale.

 

Harley-Davidson Softail

12.08.2018 | 12:00

The term softail refers to motorcycles and bicycles that feature a hidden rear suspension system with springs or shock absorbers to absorb bumps. Softail motorcycles give the appearance of having a hard-tail or rigid frame, normally with the shock absorbers or springs under the motorcycle and out of view. The word "softail" is a registered trademark of Harley-Davidson motorcycles, coined with the release of the FXST Softail in 1984. Since then, the word has expanded to include other motorcycles with hidden rear suspensions as well as bicycles incorporating a rear suspension. In 2018 there will be no mor Dyna or Softail.