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 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
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
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
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,
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.
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
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
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.