Tron Light Bike ( Lithium Powered )
Gotta admit, as a Milwaukee kid there is something about the throaty roar
of a Harley Davidson that warms the cockles. But the all-electric Light
Cycle modeled after the machines in Tron makes a head-snapping case for
It is the creation of Parker Brothers Choppers out of Texas and Evolve
Motorcycles, a made-in-America startup building electric scooters that are
actually a zippy good time. Since the latest Lithium ion batteries are so
small (thanks, cell phone engineers!), motorcycle designers can go nuts
with new concepts and this $55,000 baby is proof.
But the Parker Brothers still love their internal combustion, so we also
checked out their grown-up Green Machine, a modern spin on the old Big
Wheel rival built around a Harley Davidson engine. Check it out.
2011 Triumph Speed Triple Dyno Review
Running the 2011 Speed Triple on the Dyno for peak power.
For more info, check out CW's 2011 Buyer's Guide for the Speed Triple:
2010 Kawasaki Z1000 vs Triumph Speed Triple review
The new 2010 Kawasaki Z1000 is the first Japanese naked that can really
call itself 'super' and take the fight to the European big hitters like the
Ducati Streetfighter, KTM Super Duke or MV Agusta Brutale. But the daddy of
them all is the Triumph Speed Triple. Watch the video to find out if the
Z1000 has what it takes to take on the top dog.
Speed Triple 0-160mph
Wanted to show what the Exhaust sounds
like WOT through all 6 gears. This is 0-159mph (indicated 159 and yes, it
was topped out). Exhaust is Arrow 3/1
Triumph Speed Triple 1050 - 2011 vs 2010
The 2010 Triumph Speed Triple 1050 wasn't broke - but they fixed it anyway.
It was already the class-leading supernaked, but for 2011 Triumph has
completely redesigned its roadster. But how much better, exactly, does that
make it than the 2010 model? Watch the video to find out...