New motorcycle patent applications
The patent office has been busy receiving a swathe of motorcycle-related applications. Here’s what you need to know
Benelli eyes big-bore adventure
Last year we brought you the first pictures of Benelli’s future 1200cc touring bike
Prank or real - 2WD BMW?
The joke might really be on us
Yamaha MWT-9 getting closer
A raft of new patents show Yamaha’s three-wheeled MWT-9 concept bike could be made in multiple versions. Most interesting is that one of them shows an unfaired version of the bike, rather than the original concept’s half-fairing. When the MWT-9 was first shown it appeared de
NeoWing more than a concept
Honda’s new bike that leans but won’t fall
Indian goes electric!
The Victory Empulse never came to Australia. Could a rebadged and restyled model make it here?
Suzuki developing Head-up display Helmet
Head-up display helmets are attracting major bike brands as well as helmet manufacturers, with the likes of BMW already having shown prototype versions. Now Suzuki has also jumped aboard the bandwagon. The tempting prospect of being able to pipe up-to-the-minute information abou
Honda’s 2019 V4 Superbike takes shape
Three new patents reveal styling cues of Japanese giant’s future flagship
Huh?! BMW’s hover bike
life imitating art imitating life? Nearly. This is a bike imitating a toy imitating a bike. As an engineering exercise, BMW has asked a bunch of its trainees to create a life-sized version of the alternate model that can be built using Lego’s R1200GS kit. We all grew up with
Triumph working on new Tiger 800
This spy shot shows a very early mule for Triumph’s next-generation Tiger 800. It’s a testbed machine intended to experiment with different geometries and riding positions, allowing engineers to narrow it down to certain dimensions before taking the next step and sketching ou
Patent reveals new Moto Parilla
Street-style bike to join planned SUV750 model
Ducati gets jet technology
With the MotoGP winglet ban coming into effect, Ducati’s got another plan to keep that front wheel down