Gallery, Features and Tech Specs: 2014 Honda CBR400R launched in Japan – ¥700,000(RM23,290)

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It is now official that Honda CBR400R is actually is the real thing. This beauty will place in the middle of the range between CBR250R and CBR500R. The engine featured for this bike is 399cc 2-cylinder liquid-cooled with 67.0mm x 56.6m bore and stroke dimension. Based on this configuration we can see that the engine is high-revving one that should satisfy the buzz while taking it to the limit.  Honda has been very active launching new bikes almost every two month and that is a good thing for rider like us. Even the CBR400R and CBR500R differs by ‘only’ 100cc, it can actually reflects to lower price and lower license restrictions in some country which again a good thing. Continue reading “Gallery, Features and Tech Specs: 2014 Honda CBR400R launched in Japan – ¥700,000(RM23,290)”

2013 Honda CBR400R, CB400F, CB400X and CRF250M

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TOKYO, Japan, March 12, 2013 – Honda today announced that it will exhibit a large variety of motorcycle models at the 29th Osaka Motorcycle Show 2013 to be held from Friday, March 15 to Sunday, March 17 at Intex Osaka and the 40th Tokyo Motorcycle Show to be held from Friday, March 22 to Sunday, March 24 at Tokyo Big Sight.

The Honda exhibit will feature both exhibition and production models, with 24 models at the Osaka Motorcycle Show and 32 models at the Tokyo Motorcycle Show. Under the slogan of “I love motorcycles!”, Honda will unveil new initiatives that point the way to a fun-filled lifestyle revolving around motorcycles, including a mobile campaign integrated with a smartphone app to communicate with the shows’ visitors.  Continue reading “2013 Honda CBR400R, CB400F, CB400X and CRF250M”

2013 KTM 390 Duke ABS – the bigger brother

KTM also has come out with the new 390 Duke ABS to satisfy the rider who needs more power but at the same wanted the agility of the 200 Duke. It retain the single-cylinder engine and the overall look of the 200 Duke. KTM always have made a aggressive looking bike and a very unique bike that is different than others. Riders riding KTM are usually riders with different mind.

9 more pictures and KTM 390 Duke technical specs are after the jump  Continue reading “2013 KTM 390 Duke ABS – the bigger brother”

2012 Kawasaki ER-4n and Ninja 400R – Available in Japan only

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I just have received a Kawasaki 42nd Tokyo Motor Show brochure from QBEE Motor Group and surprised to see these 2 bikes available in Japan market. It is the 2012 Kawasaki ER-4n which carries the similar look with the Kawasaki ER-6n.  Continue reading “2012 Kawasaki ER-4n and Ninja 400R – Available in Japan only”

2012 CBR400R in Feb 2012 Young Machine Magazine Scoop

TMCblog, the Indonesian popular motorcycle blog, reported that the upcoming CBR400R has been scoop by Young Machine magazine in Japan. It has been a while since we have seen any 400 cc bikes being produced. Most of the manufacturer likes to make 250cc, 600cc and 1000cc bikes as their lineup. Previously 400cc bike are being made since there is restriction in license for those who wants to ride 500cc bikes and above in Europe, so, this 400cc bike are made as the loophole in the restriction.   Continue reading “2012 CBR400R in Feb 2012 Young Machine Magazine Scoop”