The heavily anticipated reveal of MV Agusta and Italian car design company Zagato’s joint collaboration on the F4Z was alleviated a week early as MV Agusta tweeted this photo today. We’re certainly glad they did as to thrust this much beauty and imagination in such a magnificent meeting of art and machine onto an unsuspecting public on Septemper 4 may have given some trouble breathing. In case you missed the previous tantalizing teaser videos released earlier, we’ve included them below. You can read all about what is sure to be a heralded machine at mvagusta.com.
If you like motorcycles and are a fan of James Bond films, then we’re sure you remember the opening sequence of the hit film Skyfall where Bond chased the bad guy atop the roofs of Istanbul on a motorcycle.
That bike was a Honda CRF250R modified to look like the one the Turkish police ride. Now, that exact same bike, authenticated by Honda, can be purchased through auction on Bonhams. Thanks to Silodrome for the heads up and all the details. Source: James Bond / Skyfall Honda CRF250R
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Zero Motorcycles, launched in 2006 with their first model shipping in 2010, has positioned themselves as the leader in electric motorcycles. As more and more people begin exploring green technologies, they are offering up to $500 on a Zero and another 10% with Government Incentives. Some states are even offering more incentives! With no direct drives, they’re perfect for beginners learning how to ride safely. If your concern for burning fossil fuels has prevented you from the joys of owning a motorcycle, or perhaps you’ve thought it looked hard to learn, then this is your year to get out there and ride!
Crutchlow and LCR Honda decided to go with hard tires on both front and rear, while Rossi and Movistar Yamaha MotoGP caught on too late giving him his first win in MotoGP.