Next Bike Sdn Bhd (Ducati Malaysia) enthralled Ducati fans and superbike enthusiasts with the reveal of the latest addition to the Monster family, the Monster 796 S2R at the Welcome Centre of the Sepang International Circuit, in conjunction with the Malaysian MotoGP weekend (24-26 October) and coincided with the 3rd Asia Ducati Week (ADW2014). Continue reading “2015 Ducati Monster 796 S2R revealed in Malaysia – 87hp, 78Nm, RM64,888 basic”
Next Bike Sdn Bhd (Ducati Malaysia) delighted members of the press and Ducati Club Malaysia with the exclusive preview of a renewed classic, the Ducati Scrambler, just ahead of the launch of Asia Ducati Week 2014. The reveal took place at the Beach Club in Kuala Lumpur and unofficially kicks off a sensational week of Ducati product launches, thrilling activities and celebrations that coincide with the Malaysian MotoGP weekend at the Sepang International Circuit. Continue reading “2015 Scrambler Ducati previewed in Malaysia – available in Q1 2015”
The 2015 VFR800X combines Honda’s unique 800cc V4 engine with an upright, street-oriented riding position for maximum touring comfort but with the phenomenal performance of its twin brother, the VFR800F. The 2015 VFR800X pushes the concept forward for a stronger all-round sporty ride and sharper modern styling.
The heart of the machine remains its VTEC-equipped 90° V4 DOHC 16 valve engine, which now offers increased low and mid-range torque for flexible, effortless drive, plus increased peak power of 78kW(104.6hp), delivered at 10,250rpm. Continue reading “2015 Honda VFR800X – VTEC 90° V4 DOHC engine with 104.6hp”
At the end of the first day of Intermot 2014 – the International Motorcycle Fair being held in Cologne (Germany) from 30 September to 6 October – Ducati finally unveiled one of the most eagerly awaited new bikes to go on show there; the Ducati Scrambler brand immediately became the focus of media and public attention, and the undisputed star of this key German fair.
Re-proposing the yellow containers that characterised the original, highly creative launch phase, Ducati set up a Ducati Scrambler brand-dedicated space in the exhibition area of its Intermot 2014 stand. This symbolic opening-up of a “new world” at the end of the press-dedicated day involved both public and media in an original presentation that was fully in keeping with the language and style of this exciting new concept. Continue reading “2015 Ducati Scrambler unveiled at Intermot – oil and air-cooled L-twin two-valve 803 cc engine”
It has now arrived in shops and you can go there to get a closer look of the dark side of Japan, the Yamaha MT-09. I personally liked the pilot light on the side of the headlight that’s different that other pilot light style that we have seen in other bikes. The overall design of the bike is aggressive and makes sure that it will get noticed when it is on the road. Continue reading “2014 Yamaha MT-09 now available in shops in Malaysia – RM54k basic”
After series of leaks and rumors, the 2014 Yamaha MT-09 has finally being unveiled in Malaysia by Hong Leong Yamaha Malaysia. It comes with 850cc 3-cylinder inline engine that maxes out 115ps at 10,000RPM and 87.5Nm at 8,500RPM. One information to note is that this CBU model is not equipped with ABS.
Yamaha MT-09 is one in the Dark series along with MT-07 and MT-125 and it has been the most powerful too. The styling is a naked streetfighter with lightweight engine to get its handling quick to turn and managable when riding whether in town, city or open road.
Check out the technical specs after the jump: Continue reading “2014 Yamaha MT-09 unveiled in Malaysia – CBU RM54k, CKD Q1 2015”
Ducati announces the brand new Monster 821, a mid-size entry for the third generation of the iconic naked model and the latest chapter in the Bologna-built motorcycle’s famous story. Underlining Ducati’s strong association to the Bologna region, the company has chosen to release the first images of the new model portrayed in typical Bolognese ambience. Following the successful unveiling of the new generation Monster 1200 at the Milan International Motorcycle show in November, Ducati now introduces the Monster 821, a mid-size version of the exciting new model and the latest entry to the world of Monster. Continue reading “2014 Ducati Monster 821 announced – mid-size 112hp water-cooled 821cc Testastretta 11° power”
The V4 782cc engine powered VFR800F from Honda will make its way to Australia this June 2014. The VFR800F sports tourer is given a totally new look and a host of upgrades including ABS, heated grips, adjustable seat and self-cancelling indicators. In some country, the VFR800F is also called Honda Interceptor. Continue reading “2014 Honda VFR800F is coming to Australia this June – V4 powered sports tourer”
Tricolour, gold and that Number 1: the fairings of the champion evoke the exhilarating world of racing and the atmosphere of the tracks where the legend of the unbeatable MV Agusta Grand Prix bikes was born. These bikes made Giacomo Agostini a motorcycling legend and have now re-emerged from the past thanks to the most faithful replica ever: the F3 800 AGO, packed with unsurpassed technology that provides jaw-dropping performance and unparalleled riding pleasure.
Electronic engine and traction control play a pivotal role, ensuring the F3 800 AGO delivers tip-top performance at all times. Practical handlebar controls let the rider choose from among three different pre-set power delivery modes. And those hungry for more personalised performance will be delighted to hear that the F3 800 AGO allows configuration of the control parameters, including the traction control settings (8 levels, disengageable). Continue reading “2014 MV Agusta F3 800 AGO – the 15 times World Champion legend continues in 300 units – estimated RM108k”