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2016 Husqvarna 701 Supermoto Unveiled

2016 Husqvarna 701 Supermoto Unveiled

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Those who have been waiting for the arrival of this 2016 Husqvarna 701 Supermoto should be happy, because this bike will be unveiled in the first part of 2016. Just before the confirmation– some members of the auto world acquired the news that Europe would be the first place for its release. Despite some hurdles in one or two European countries that are experiencing crises – this bike seems to have a strong market not just in the Western world, but also the Eastern world, and across the whole globe. The main dealership for this bike will be in the U.S.A starting in February 2016. Some may have their personal name for this bike, but for riders – this vehicle remains one of the best and most reliable street fighters. If any brand defines their bikes as high-performance– that will always be part of this bike’s identity.

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Side View

Rumors spread at the EICMA (Milan International Motorcycle Event) about the Husqvarna 701 Supermoto series – since then, this bike has become a trending topic on the auto scene. If we compare it with the new breed that Honda recently revealed, the 2016 Honda Africa Twin series, the performance seem bigger for the Honda than the 701. However, as some wise experts have said, performance may be good, but design along with lightweight components can beat it. This analysis may relate to the weight of this bike and its ability to make a quick maneuver. The displacement for the 701 variant is around 690cc, with a liquid-cooled single cylinder that delivers 67 horsepower with 50 lb-ft of torque. Moreover, this vehicle will have the ride-by-wire feature with the six-speed transmission settings with the new high-tech feature – the Hydraulic APTC slipper clutch.

The details about the best features from the 2016 Husqvarna 701 Supermoto breed have not been released yet. We are still anticipating information about the riding modes mechanism that this vehicle will have to speed up and handle any off-road conditions. With three distinguished riding modes, including Standard, Soft, and Advanced – all riders will have an awesome time riding this bike. [Source: Husqvarna]

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Ducati Hypermotards Launched for 2016

Ducati Hypermotards Launched for 2016

The concept the Ducati Hypermotard has for its new official launching date in 2016 will consist of a stunning outlook that serves up high precision functionality, great performance, and modern design. According to some experts in the motorcycle world, this bike will be even more attractive and daring, along with its higher suspension for improved ground clearance. Some distinctive traits include its narrow sides and high tapered tail. Seeing the design and all the capabilities of this bike – some people consider this motorcycle most suitable for touring, commuting, and thrilling days off-road or on mountainous terrain. The clean design is enhanced by a redesign of the rear-view mirrors that are useful for the city roads as well.

2016 Ducati Hypermotards Headlamp

If we compare the Ducati Hypermotard with any similar bike in the same class – we quickly notice that this vehicle stands out. The most reasonable explanation is because this bike has plenty of practicality, great proportions, and cool ergonomics. This November, the bike will have its exclusive presentation in Milan. Rumors are that this motorcycle will have five new models, which will certainly heat up the global sales. Technical details for this new series will have official certification from the Euro 4 for emission standards. New displacement will bring a lot of fun and thrills for the rider, however as of now – there is no reliable data on the torque or horsepower numbers. With the superlative rider experience – this new version of Ducati bike will also have the Ducati Safety Pack. A glimpse into the package reveals 8-levels of Ducati Traction Control with the new Bosch ABS.

The rider’s experience will be more exciting than before because of the new Ducati Hypermotards technology developed for the instrumentation. The motorcycle will have a complete data monitoring display, including ambient temperature, data on speed, revs, mileage, and many more. Riders can conveniently choose from 3-different riding modes by using the quick indicator button. [source: blog.motorcycle.com]

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2016 Victory Magnum X-1 Review

2016 Victory Magnum X-1 Review

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The 2016 Victory Magnum X-1 is heading to its final quality assurance for its public appearance debut. When this bike was released for the last production year, as the major upgrade for the customer is a bigger vehicle. As for the upcoming series – this vehicle will have new reasonably priced figures, with $21,999 as the starting price. There is a trial invented for the Victory invented, which is the return of the past famous Cross Country Platform. With its progressive design innovations on producing this bike – this company is still part of the forefront lineup of heavy and high-performance vehicles. It will be an exhilarating moment when we find out about the detailed specs for this new vehicle because of all of the details still unknown about its reliable equipment and features.

Front View

Front View

The Freedom 106/6 with V-Twin V engine is the power behind the 2016 Victory Magnum X-1. As for the transmission– this vehicle will have the 6-speed overdrive constant mesh to perfectly boost its performance capability. With the battery as the backup power, the charging system will use 48 Amps of maximum output. The clutch will also be upgraded, and that is why Victory chose wet with multi-plate. There are two cooling systems in this bike, air and oil. This bike has 1811cc or 106 CU for the displacement. There are a few feature updates coming regarding maintenance, which will continue to impress fans for sure. The fuel capacity is 5.8 gallons or 22 liters.

The brand new updated fuel system in the 2016 Victory Magnum X-1 series is the most awaited update by all global X-1 fans. Meanwhile, the primary drive section will have gear drive with torque compensator. The body size is huge –the weight of this motorcycle is around 356 kilograms or equal to 784 lbs. The big body size will require sufficient ground clearances dimension, which are part of the design, as a height of 5.3 inches. [source: motorcycle-usa]