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2016 Kawasaki KX250F Release Date

2016 Kawasaki KX250F Release Date

The release date of the 2016 Kawasaki KX250F will be early in 2016. The bike will host several of the latest technologies modestly, with the most surprising details such as Launch Control that will work as an enhancer. The devices will help the rider successfully stimulate the traction. Each member of the KX series for 2016 will have distinctive suitability for certain tracks. The KX series will be on the 250cc capacity engine, reminiscent of the past production of the KX version – this next model will be the first variant in that figures class. Regardless of the specs, the price is not available yet, due to ongoing production at the Kawasaki facilities. The primary thing that we should bear in mind is that the future KX will have the best handling, and be lighter weight, which are two new strengths that will make help the rider reach the podium quickly.

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The electronic upgrades for the 2016 Kawasaki KX250F will provide convenience and improve the riding experience on any level of road difficulties. Moreover, the detailed specifications, such as DOHC engine with water-cooled along with 4-stroke and 1-cylinder. The fuel system will be using the DFI that equips the Keihin Throttle body and consists of two injectors. On the ignition system, this next bike will be using the Digital DC-CDI, and it will have the Chain system for Final Drive sectors. In terms of the color options, due to the major trademark process – the KX will be available in the Lime Green colors only. The bodywork will have an Aluminum Perimeter component.

Technically, the 2016 Kawasaki KX250F brings the unexpected to the world of off-road motorcycle riding, especially the motocross racing competition. The detailing of the whole body dimension even shows that these upcoming series have a light, short, and flexible bodywork. With overall length of 85.4 inches, and width of 32.3 inches – this outstanding motorcycle model will be in lighter size compared with the average motocross bike on the market. In total, the curb weight will be 233.7 lbs, which is excellent for bikes in its class.

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2016 Yamaha FZ-09 Horsepower Review

2016 Yamaha FZ-09 Horsepower Review

The 2016 Yamaha FZ-09 will be the new series designed not only to serve the global market, but also to act as the replacement for the past FZ8 series with 115 horsepower. There should be several improvements for this new series ride from Yamaha. Regardless of the improvements, Yamaha still maintains the inner core personality of the FZ model. The surprising news for this new FZ is that one of the sides will be covered, which is a weight reduction making the total weight around 414 lbs. Despite the first impression–it has a good aggressive appeal. To some people, the glossy fender may look cheap, but this can be chalked up to “personal taste”.

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At any rate, the 2016 Yamaha FZ-09 is the bike that has the sportiest look compared to the past editions. The price selection will start at around $8,190, with some changes for a few countries.  The bike’s engine is Inline-3 and 4-stroke and 12-valves. Meanwhile, the fuel delivery will have Yamaha Fuel Injection with YCC-T. Both of the transmission settings and the ignition will have TCI or Transistor Controlled Ignition. One of the most impressive details is the performance section. With fuel capacity around 3.7 gallons – riding this motorcycle will be no problem at all. The 2016 Yamaha FZ-09 will have 21.1 inches for the seat height, 56.7 inches for the wheelbase, the Rake section will have 25.0 degrees, and the trail in 4.1 inches. Additionally, the ground clearance will be 5.3 inches, and each unit provides one year of Limited Factory Warranty. The driving experience will be even better with all of those new refinements and

The 2016 Yamaha FZ-09 will have 21.1 inches for the seat height, 56.7 inches for the wheelbase, the Rake section will have 25.0 degrees, and the trail in 4.1 inches. Additionally, the ground clearance will be 5.3 inches, and each unit provides one year of Limited Factory Warranty. The driving experience will be even better with all of those new refinements and specs, and with the new Driving Mode exclusively from Yamaha.

 

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BMW eRR Electric Sportbike Concept Revealed

BMW eRR Electric Sportbike Concept Revealed

A few details about the BMW eRR Electric Sportbike Concept series have finally been revealed, but the official release date remains under consideration. This new concept bike from BMW was influenced by the S1000RR in that it has the same exhaust design, engine casing, and the same gearshift. This new series is a collaboration with the Technical University of Munich, and at this time, the experimental process is still ongoing. BMW’s primary idea is to integrate the technology in this electric bike with the sports bike class. Compared to all the international motorcycle brands made at this time – this new groundbreaking idea is innovative and fresh. The complete information for this bike isn’t available yet, but recent rumors stated that this bike has a maximum speed that could be 30 MPH faster than any sports bike currently available.

BMW eRR Electric Sportbike Concept Front Design

Based on the huge demand that Honda has received from the global Honda community for this bike – it is expected that it will make its first appearance at the EICMA in Milan. Based on the estimates, its horsepower is expected to be 199 HP. With the 4-cylinders Honda put in its engine, the performance will be even more reliable. The Honda Neowing  meets the demands for three-wheeled vehicles, earning the reputation as the most sensible automaker. This is a hybrid vehicle that integrates a normal gasoline engine with the electric motor source power. The newest tech and mechanics that Honda brings to this muscular three-wheeler includes the Honda linkage mechanism. Moreover, Honda also installs the best safety features, and that includes the tilting front suspension system. The next international event where we can see this bike up close is the next International event in Tokyo.

The BMW eRR Electric Sportbike will be available in different locations – the bike world will also be impressed by the appearance of the Honda three-wheeler. Special body construction of the bike will incorporate three tone colors. The three color combinations are black, white, and dark green to best accentuate the bike.

BMW eRR Electric Sportbike Concept Rear View

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