Suzuki SV650X unveiled

Suzuki appear to have taken the year off after their flurry of activity for 2017 new models. Heading into 2018 the only new model is this attractive, but hardly ground-breaking, new SV650X. Touted as a café racer, it’s fundamentally identical to the current SV650 roadster, with the exception of a couple of styling tweaks that see it receive a slotted headlamp cowl which flows in to the new side panels that in turn flow back to the tank carried over from the roadster. The tail unit remains unchanged, while the…

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2018 Bentley Continental GT3 racer launched

The facelifted Bentley Continental GT3 must follow the previous generation’s championship-winning credentials.     Bentley has unveiled a brand-new GT3-spec Continental GT racing car ahead of the 2018 racing season. The latest Continental GT3 is based on the new facelifted road-going model, which goes on sale next year. It has been developed by Bentley Motorsport in Crewe, with technical assistance from the M-Sport rally team that runs the world championship-winning Ford Fiesta World Rally Car. It is powered by 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 but with engine management from Cosworth for additional…

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Kawasaki announce Ninja 125 and Z125

Alongside the supercharged H2 SX and Z900RS Café Racer, Kawasaki also teased two upcoming model at their press conference in Milan today – the Ninja 125 and Z125.   Only the silhouettes of the bikes were revealed but Kawasaki expect the new bikes to been seen in the metal by the end of 2018. President of Kawasaki’s Motorcycle & Engine Company, Kazuo Ota said: “These two new models – and others under development – share unique Kawasaki styling, engineering and riding qualities that only we can deliver. Brand affinity is…

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