Tul-Aris 2-stroke racer
The howling 2-stroke Tul-Aris racer is ridden in this week's MCN. The bike, which features an 800cc parallel twin engine from a snowmobile, was built by the head of R&D for Renault F1. Watch the clip to see what MCN road tester Michael Neeves makes of the Tul-Aris. Plus, see this week's paper for more on what it's like to ride and full tech details. Note: Apologies for the sound quality in some clips.
Speed test: S1000RR v RSV4 v Hayabusa v ZZ-R1400
20 years after the launch of the original hyperbike, Kawasaki's ZZ-R1100, superbikes like BMW's S1000RR are now so fast they're rendering the Hayabusa and co. irrelevant... Or are they? Read the full test in this week's MCN, on sale Wednesday 19 May 2010.
Yamaha Strikes Back with the MT-09 | First Ride | Motorcyclenews.com
With the new three-cylinder MT-09 starts an exciting new era for Yamaha. MCN was invited to the exclusive, first ride in sunny Croatia! View more great motorcycling videos on the MCN channel: http://www.youtube.com/motorcyclenewsdotcom Get the latest motorcycle news at http://www.motorcyclenews.com/ Join us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/MotorcycleNews/ Motor Cycle News on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/MCNNews MCN sport on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/MCNSport
MV Agusta Rivale 800 vs Ducati Hypermotard SP | Versus Test | Motorcyclenews.com
MV's new Agusta Rivale 800 is a step in a different direction for the Italian firm. Not only is it MV's first Supermoto but it's actually their first departure from a sports bike or a super naked. So has MV hit the spot? To find out, we put it head-to-head with Ducati's equally mouth-watering Hypermotard SP. Get the best of biking EVERY day... Latest motorcycle news: http://www.motorcyclenews.com/ Sign up to MCN Xtra -- the new MCN newsletter: http://www.motorcyclenews.com/ Like /MotorCycleNews on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/MotorcycleNews/ Follow @MCNnews on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/MCNNews Follow @MCNsport on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/MCNSport