Thursday, 29 November 2012

Motorcycle Live 2012 a motorcyclist's sweetshop!

Despite the not very cheery economic news, rain and general doom and gloom - all was sunny and cheerful at the NEC Motorcycle Live show this week and there's still time to get over there if you want to soak up the atmosphere, check out what's new and sit on your dream motorcycle.   Here is a little Wemoto walk round to give you an idea of what's there from our visit on Wednesday...



Suzuki



Suzuki Hayabusa

































Wemoto's Ben trying to ride Hayabusa away

























Race prepared GSXR750









And some close ups...













Radial Calipers, Anti-Dive forks.

Slick racing tyre






























Nice little RV125 Van Van










125cc with fuel injection








MotoGuzzi


Moto Guzzi V7 Special



Moto Guzzi V7 Racer

It's on its way back to Southwick......






















Motto Guzzi getting into the Adventure Sport market with the new Stelvio NTX 1200





























Ben compares it to the BMW and......














KTM 250 EXC

KTM - orange is the new black
















250cc 2-stroke single.
















Nice twirly expansion chamber.

Aprilia...but no showers


Dorsoduro 1200TC

















Someone's stroking a Shiver 750























Vespa - what every young Italian must have




















Honda














































































































Fuel tank in the back - helmet in the front??


























Turn it up a bit...guess the bike?












 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BMW


New R1200GS with water-cooled engine



















Radial Brembo calipers







Nice digital cockpit instruments


























Now available with factory low-height seat.











I think he likes this one





























GS Adventure comes with mountings for GPS etc.











Comes with panniers, not bad for £15,000 !













































F800GS in metallic army green.



















And a new F700GS version.





























































Very bling....













Husqvarna

































Kawasaki




Some nice vintage Kawasakis.













ZX6R with aftermarket PowerBronze goodies.















Staring into the face of a ZX6R































He still hasn't managed to get one to move






Ben tries the new Z800 for size.











Exhaust from Tron?














































There was a long queue to sit on this - Oh Dear!




















Ducati









Monster 600








































Ducati 899 Corse



















Lovely detailing on the rear sprocket


















































Metisse, Triumph engine




















Spot the difference

Triumph





Triumph Rocket 3, all 2300cc !





























Gone digital.

















more chrome to polish....















Triumph Tiger Explorer in metallic army green.
































d-i-s-c-o























Guess what stand these helmets were in.....

Harley Davidson

XL883 Sportster

























With fuel injection.










Easy Rider





























Pete Fonda's signature











Yamaha






















































XT660 Super Tenere



















FJR1300

















New XJ6 Diversion













Peregrine

Last but not least a hand built road legal  two stroke - and they get their parts from Wemoto whoo


Peregrine OW16 Replica






























Well there we are - not many words, more of a visual feast and if you want to see more it's on until Dec 2nd.  If you have already been this year and have any favourites, any comments or any feedback on our pictures let us know - we'd love to hear it so leave us a comment!



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