Tucson BT550 Superleggera, adds charm to unique French design

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The Tucson BT550 Superleggera is not a big heavyweight champion among modern bikes...  that's  exactly what makes it refreshingly different. This featherweight bike really steals the show with its lower fairing, simple design with clean lines, fine aerodynamics and subtle, 80's-inspired styling.  Under the body, the Tucson BT550 Superleggera has some Aprilia v-twin muscle, giving this...

Hawk: The Grown Man's Tricycle

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Even though this is technically a concept car, we consider it one beastly little trike. Desgined by Alex Hodge in New Zealand, this is one example of what could help bring the Big 3 back from the darkside. Powered by a Honda RC51 V-twin 999cc engine with a redline of 10,000rpm, this trike will reach a top speed of 144 MPH. With three 19-inch lightweight alloy wheels equipped...

Bimota DB7 Oronero - The Muscle Bike

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Expected to be released somewhere next year, the Bimota DB7 Oronero will be the first production bike in the world with a carbon fiber frame and swingarm. Taking the biking revolution to the next level by building the subframes for both the DB7 and the Tesi 3D from space age material, the limited edition Oronero will surely stand out from the crowd. Apart from the reinvented...

The Aprilia Mana X

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Take the Aprilia 850 Mana, remove its clothing and tweak it for the city, you've got yourself Aprilia's latest, the Aprilia Mana X.  While initially revealed weeks ago, the Mana X has gone under the lens in a studio in all its naked glory.  The Mana X retains the power functionality of the 850 Mana, the same CVT transmissions and swingarm, but in our eyes-- the Mana X takes the blue ribbon...

The Ducati Streetfighter: Officially Revealed

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At first glance, its hard to imagine that this chunk of terror is street legal.  This isn't a secret military project, its not Batman's next tumbler, its Ducati's latest superbike released today, the Streetfighter.  Its easy to recognize this beast as a Ducati, the patent monoshock side swingarm gives it away in an instant.  On top of this and Ducati's trademark lattice frame is a 1099cc...

Aprilia RSV4 is Official

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After leaked specs and spy shots, the RSV4 has finally been recognized by Aprilia. It looks like it is essentially the “R” version of the old RSV Mille, the new RSV4 has more angular plastic and is poised to compete with the Ducati 1098 on the World Superbike Circuit. There are two extremely cool aspects to Aprilia's newest edition to its stables. Customers will actually be able to pick...

The Jaguar Concept Motorcycle by Byron Hemmes

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This 800-pound road terror fuses a 1200cc engine with a jet black, stainless steel jaguar on the prowl for pavement.  A concept bike by Byron Hemmes for Massow Concept Cycles, the "Cat 1 Uber-Bike" features a 1200cc Buell 97 S3 Thunderbolt engine powering this animated Jaguar icon.  If you've got a Jag in your garage, this bike is the ultimate accessory, a custom concept chopper that'll...

The Limited Edition Confederate Fighter Motorcycle

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Believe it or not, you are not looking at a promo pic for the forthcoming Transformers sequel.  However, we're pretty certain this machine eats Megatrons for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  This Limited Edition Fighter by Confederate Motorcycles is a rugged metal beast intended for 190mph fly-bys on the pavement.  Its 1966cc engine propels this 430 pound tank across the asphalt at a deafening...

The Ducati Monster 696

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With a flick of the wrist, you're flying.  The latest naked street bike by the famed Italian bikesmiths at Ducati is hungry for the pavement in your local urban environment.  The Ducati Monster 696 is a 696cc asphalt eater fit for daily commutes, weekend free rides and everything in between.  Its naked design is held together with a trellis style frame, appearing like a red skeleton holding...

Ecosse Moto Works' Titanium Series Supercharged Edition

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Pop quiz hotshot. How much bike do you think you can get for the price of a car? If you said 20,000 should get you the top-of-the-line, you were wrong. For the price of a Lamborghini Gallardo, plus or minus a few options, this sweet $230,000 superbike definitely delivers the goods. What does that hefty price tag get you? How about a hand-built titanium frame, a supercharged billet aluminum...

The KTM 1190 RC8 Superbike

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Fans of the KTM X-Bow will recognize the styling on this superbike in a heartbeat.  Prior to the X-Bow, KTM's bread and butter were in its performance motorcycles, built for the street and the track alike.  The KTM 1190 RC8 Superbike is the KTM flagship, a 155hp monster that is lighter and faster than "anything that calls it competition".  The RC8 is not yet available in the US, only...