Tuesday, March 31, 2009
Green Monster- Kawasaki Ninja ZX9R
Three adjectives describe the Ninja ZX9R: big, powerful and very fast.
This sportbike from kawasaki motorcycle is nicely equipped, offers great handling capabilities, its adjustable suspension system adapts to a number of riding situations and it's also comfortable for long rides.
1975 Honda CB750F
The F model had a lot of changes but is at heart the same motorcycle as the cb750k. The motor had larger valves to produce a bit more power, the rear brake was a disk, some models did not have chrome headlight ears, the tank and seat were sportier.
Suzuki DR 125
Small (124cc) supermoto style model from Suzuki.
A few tech specs:
- One cylinder, four stroke engine
- Fuel injection
- Electric starter
- Five gears
- 17'' tires
- Disc brakes (single disc front and rear)
- Dry weight: 267 pounds (121kg)
For beginners and/or people looking for a lightweight bike to run errands around town, this seems like a good option.
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Monday, March 30, 2009
Honda VFR V4 VTEC
Not as popular its sister the CBR, the Honda VFR is an excellent bike. It is equipped with a V-4 engine that performs really well and all the widely known features that make of Honda motorcycles some of the best bikes in the market. Due to its more upright riding position - when you compare it to other sportbikes - it can also be used as a sport touring bike.
Suzuki Bandit in Blue
The Suzuki Bandit is an standard bike with sportbike performance. A good alternative for the city and short to middle distance road trips.
This model from www.japanese-motorcycles-only.com has been in production for many years and is very popular particularly in Europe.
Münch-4 1100 TT Mammut
Here are some tech details about this German bike built during the late 1960s:
- Inline four 1100 cc engine
- 85 hp
- 4 gears
- Electric starter
- Weight 250 kg
- Max Speed 210 km/h
The BMW R1200GS inherits more than 25 years of development (the first one of this series was the 1980 R80 G/S), road testing (no need to expand on BMW motorcycles well known performance on the road) and off road abuse (the famous Paris-Dakar rally was won four times by riders mounted on BMW GS motorcycles) .
Sunday, March 29, 2009
KTM 950 Supermoto
The KTM 950SM combines the feel of an off-road motorcycle with the performance of a sportbike.
This radical style, 942cc 75-degree V-Twin engine, comfortable, and nice handling supermoto guarantees a fun ride on pavement and backroads.