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2014 Ducati Superbike Team with 1199 Panigale machine unveiled – Chaz Davies #7, Davide Giugliano #34

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014
2014 Ducati Superbike Team 1199 Panigale
Just a few weeks to go before the start of the 2014 Superbike World Championship and at the Australian circuit of Phillip Island on 23 February, Ducati Superbike Team has been officially presented to fans, enthusiasts and press in an exclusive live streaming event from the Ducati Auditorium in Borgo Panigale.

The 2014 season will see the return of Ducati (the winners of 31 world titles in World Superbike, composed of 17 Manufacturers and 14 Riders titles) in an official capacity to the World Superbike Championship. Ducati will also re-establish its collaboration with Feel Racing, the logistical and organisational structure based in Crespellano, in the province of Bologna, a relationship that was interrupted in 2010, the last year in which the Bologna-based manufacturer participated in the production-derived series as a factory team.  (more…)

2013 Arai RX-7 GP Rea Replica – estimated RM2,850

Monday, January 27th, 2014

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Combining the brilliant colours of red, blue and white base, this graphics for Arai RX-7 GP Rea replica is superbly done. Should an evergreen design with the racy lines that evokes speed and emotion. On further observation, is the 3 line of red-white-red on the side refers to the letter R?  (more…)

2014 Alpinestars Lance 3 Layer Waterproof Jacket – RM1,320

Monday, January 27th, 2014

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It has been a colder situation in Malaysia and looking for a jacket, I’ve found this nice blue coloured Alpinestars Lance 3 Layer Waterproof jacket. Then, it shocked me to find out the jacket is priced at USD399.95, which when converted to Malaysian Ringgit, worth about RM1,320. On further research, Alpinestars is actually a premium brand which the price was not meant to be cheap. For example, a simple T-shirt can cost at RM120. Still, I’m loving this jacket.

Coming from Alpinestars, we can expect highest quality from the line of apparel. This Lance 3L features waterproof outer shell, breathable membrane and 130g removable thermal liner jacket. All this can be fitted with Bio Armor chest and back protection if you want to take more than just a jacket.  (more…)

2014 Suzuki Gixxer 150 introduced in India by Salman Khan

Monday, January 27th, 2014

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Gixxer is the named reserved for the GSX-Rs. Whether it is GSX-600R, GSX-750R or GSX-1000R, most riders lovingly called their GSX-Rs, Gixxer. But in India, Suzuki has released the Gixxer 150, a naked bike with 150cc engine. Usually, the naked version of the Suzukis are named GSR, like the GSR750. Anyway, it is a good move from Suzuki to introduced the Gixxer 150 after a long hiatus since the introduction of the FXR150. This brings back its competitive edge to challenge the TVS Apache, Bajaj Pulsar and Honda Trigger in India. Said to be powered by the 13.8hp engine based on the GS 150R.  (more…)

2013 WSBK Champion Tom Sykes #66 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R

Friday, January 24th, 2014

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A beautiful shot for a beautiful bike. Piloted by Tom Sykes #66 for the World Superbike Championship, this Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R looking very interesting and evokes the emotion of speed. Could be the wallpaper you need for your desktop. We might see Tom coming to Malaysia if Sepang International Circuit got their confirmation to organise the WSBK by the end of this month. This could be good.  (more…)