Honda Africa Twin Exhausts From Arrow And Giannelli Available From SpeedMob

Honda Africa Twin Exhausts From Arrow And Giannelli Available From SpeedMob

From a SpeedMob press release: After 15 years, Honda has finally released a new Africa Twin and fans of the bike are buzzing about this new Adventure motorcycle. SpeedMob is proud to announce new exhaust fitments (and coming fitments) for the 2016 Honda CRF1000L “Africa Twin”. Both Arrow Exhaust and Giannelli by Arrow will be offering systems for the brand new Africa Twin motorcycle. Arrow engineers have finished their initial work on their slip-on exhausts and will follow quickly…

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2016 Honda Africa Twin Video Review

The 2016 Africa Twin is the first model to feature Honda’s next-gen Dual Clutch Transmission, and the only ADV bike in the world equipped with such technology. This is a significant achievement not for the sake of new technology, but because the technology works pretty well, which is why my initial review – and this video – focuses on the DCT’s use and performance. However, the story was a little light when it comes to…

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EMD Announces New Sherman Rocker Covers For Harley-Davidson Twin Cam Engines

Modified from an EMD press release: Esteves Motorcycles Design (EMD) is a France-based company that designs and manufactures a wide range of engine covers, primary covers and other accessories for Harley-Davidsons and custom motorcycles. Its newest product is the Sherman rocker cover for all 1999-present Harley-Davidson Twin Cam models. A bolt-on replacement, the Sherman rocker cover is made from cast aluminum with CNC-milled gasket surfaces. The covers are compatible with the OEM hardware and come…

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2016 Honda Africa Twin Review

2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Editor Score: 88.5% Engine 17.5/20 Suspension/Handling 12.75/15 Transmission/Clutch 9.0/10 Brakes 9.0/10 Instruments/Controls 4.75/5 Ergonomics/Comfort 9.25/10 Appearance/Quality 8.75/10 Desirability 8.5/10 Value 9.0/10 Overall Score 88.5/100 The Africa Twin is one of the most beloved Hondas to never have been imported to the United States. In 1986, the NXR750 Africa Twin factory racer made its debut at the then Paris-Dakar Rally. The bike was powered by a V-Twin engine, while the rally…

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2016 Triumph Street Twin First Ride Review

2016 Triumph Street Twin First Ride Review

2016 Triumph Street Twin Editor Score: 84.5% Engine 16.5/20 Suspension/Handling 13.0/15 Transmission/Clutch 8.5/10 Brakes 8.5/10 Instruments/Controls 4.5/5 Ergonomics/Comfort 9.0/10 Appearance/Quality 9.0/10 Desirability 7.5/10 Value 8.0/10 Overall Score 84.5/100 Wow, this is sort of dangerous ground Triumph is treading with its new Hi-Torque-engined Street Twin: Its all-new bigger, more modern, liquid-cooled 900cc parallel-Twin actually makes, ahhhh, less peak horsepower than the previous generation 865cc unit. That’s why they insisted we journalists ride the bike before the…

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2016 Triumph Street Twin Specs and US Pricing Announced

2016 Triumph Street Twin Specs and US Pricing Announced

Triumph has released full specifications U.S. pricing for the new 2016 Street Twin. John Burns just attended the press launch test of the new Street Twin and we will have his review of the reborn Twin published shortly but here’s what we know. The 2016 Triumph Street Twin will be offered in five color options. Pricing starts at $ 8,700 for the Jet Black option. For $ 8,950, you get a choice of the Aluminum…

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2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Priced at $12,999 and $13,699 with DCT

2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Priced at $12,999 and $13,699 with DCT

American Honda announced the 2016 CRF1000L Africa Twin will be available for $ 12,999 for the manual transmission model, and $ 13,699 for the dual clutch transmission version. American Honda also reversed course on its previous announcement regarding anti-lock brakes and the Honda Selectable Torque Control (i.e. traction control), announcing both features will come standard on both versions of the Africa Twin. Previously, Honda had announced both features would only be available on DCT-equipped models….

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2016 Honda Africa Twin Specs Leaked + Video

2016 Honda Africa Twin Specs Leaked + Video

Someone over at Honda has an itchy trigger finger; a new video and specs for the CRF1000L Africa Twin have leaked onto the Internet. Get the Flash Player to see this player. The video was uncovered by ADVPulse, and appears to be the sixth episode of Honda’s “True Adventure” series. Meanwhile, the folks at AfricaTwinForum noticed a spec sheet posted onto Honda Portugal’s Facebook page (since removed but included here) purporting to show official details…

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2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Details Officially Announced

2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Details Officially Announced

A day after we brought you information about Honda’s new adventure bike based on a leaked promotional video and spec sheet, Honda has come forward with full official details and images of the much-anticipated CRF1000L Africa Twin. The official release confirms the information we published yesterday but offers more detail, including specifications for the U.S. market. Discuss this at our Honda Africa Twin Forum. The Africa Twin is powered by a new 998cc parallel-Twin that…

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