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Motovilovka EICMA 2020 canceled

Motovilovka EICMA 2020 canceled

Just over 10 days ago it became known about the abolition of 2020 Motorshow Intermot in Cologne. The organizers announced that the event 2020 will not be carried out, and now begins the preparation for the show in 2022.

While Intermot is the second largest and most important exhibition in the world, all the attention was focused on the EICMA. Recently it became known that the Milan motorcycle show is also canceled. All due to the effects of COVID-19 and the reluctance of many potential participants to attend.

So, the exhibition EICMA 2020 is cancelled, the organizers begin preparations for the show 2021.

Paolo Magri, managing Director of EICMA: “the Significance and global leadership of the exhibition convinced us not to risk health in the light of the events connected with the situation around COVID-19.”

The question remains how relevant will the exhibition EICMA, along with other poslegarantijnoe in the world, as more and more people are accustomed to online presentations and premieres.

The company Confederate Motorcycles has done rebranding in Combat Motors

The company Confederate Motorcycles has done rebranding in Combat Motors

The company Confederate Motorcycles, which produces expensive and exclusive motorcycles has changed name. American manufacturer, this time, did a rebranding in the Combat Motors. The company issued a press release to explain the reasons for the decision, although they should be obvious to all in light of recent events in the United States.

In a press release stated the following: “We support those who are peacefully fighting for change in the United States and we are very happy to make overdue, but a small part of the changes. We believe that the new name better reflects the shower and the values of our company, our manufacturing partners and customers.”

The decision to change the name of the company was taken in light of numerous protests against racial injustice and police brutality. Confederate Motorcycles is a name which can bring more problems to the manufacturer than good. For this reason, the management made the right decision by making rebranding.

The new name sounds Combat Motors. The logo remained the same with minor changes. Most current and past models Confederate Motorcycles was named in honor of military aircraft, so the new name even better reflects the ideology of the manufacturer.

The company Confederate Motorcycles has done rebranding in Combat Motors

Motorcycle Bullit V-Bob 250

Motorcycle Bullit V-Bob 250

New motorcycle Bullit V-250 Bob looks like a muscle bike, but nothing to do with this category has. European brand recently announced a new product, which has the configuration of the cruiser.

Belgian firm Bullit specializiruetsya on molekularnych motorcycles of Chinese origin (125 cm3 or less). Usually the motorcycles are equipped with Bullit motors, air-cooled, five-speed transmission and belt drive. The model number is cafe racers, scramblers, nakedy and now the cruiser.

Bullit V-Bob 250 — in fact, the biggest motorcycle producer in the lineup. This is the second model of the company with V-twin. In may, the firm introduced a cafe racer Bluroc 250.

Characteristics Bullit V-Bob 250:

  • power 17 HP
  • air cooling
  • the design of the cruiser
  • colors: grey, black or red
  • price in Europe: around 4700 euros
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Motovilovka INTERMOT 2020 canceled

Motovilovka INTERMOT 2020 canceled

Bad news for all, who in the fall was planning to visit Motovilovka 2020 Intermot in Cologne. The event was cancelled!

Motovilovka Intermot 2020 was canceled because of security reasons related to the coronavirus. The event has been held in Cologne every two years, so the next exhibition is planned for 2022.

Intermot organizers are now actively discussing the possibility of holding online events that may be unrealistic, as most manufacturers have the resources to conduct independent online Prime Minister and presentations.

Intermot — the second most important Motovilovka in the world after the EICMA. And even it is held once in two years. In light of the cancellation of the upcoming event may be a situation where the feasibility of the event disappear altogether. Manufacturers actively try online formats for presentations, and they get it.

The exhibition EICMA 2020 remains under question.

New motorcycle Mutt Motorcycles Razorback 125

New motorcycle Mutt Motorcycles Razorback 125

British firm Mutt Motorcycles produces a range of tasteful motorcycles with a cubic capacity up to 250 cm3. The company announced a new Razorback 125, which is a fun scramble city type.

Motorcycle Mutt Razorback 125 based on the new frame developed for the design of the rear suspension with one shock absorber. The bike has a great seat height 878 mm, which allows the rider to sit high up and well to view the situation in the traffic. The design is quite vintage, include the shape of the fuel tank, round headlight and short front fender. Among other features can highlight small speedometer, low profile led turn signals, grips diamond plate steel.

In the heart of the motorcycle is installed 125 CC, 4-stroke engine and five-speed gearbox. The unit produces 12 BHP of power and 9.5 Nm of torque. Maximum speed 115 km/h Thanks to the electronic injection and a steel exhaust system meets Euro 4 motorcycle.

New motorcycle Mutt Motorcycles Razorback 125

Other features:

  • 18-inch wheels
  • aluminum pendulum
  • upside-down telescopic fork
  • weight 100 kg
  • aluminum motor protection
  • price in UK: £ 3 495
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SBK: Bautista-Ducati, What Now?

The night brings advice, as an old saying goes. Who knows if the summer break of the SBK, a stop of two months, makes Alvaro Bautista and Ducati find again the lost compass, getting back in the race in a world championship dominated in the first part of the championship, then Read More

New motorcycle Brixton Crossfire 500

New motorcycle Brixton Crossfire 500

Company Brixton specializiruetsya molekularnych Motorcycles for motorcycles. The Austrian firm produces cafe racers, scramblers and classic bikes with a cubic capacity of from 125 to 250 cm3. To the surprise of many Brixton has rolled out a 500-CC concept at EICMA 2019 and then confirmed the serial production of Crossfire 500. Since the first motorcycles rolled off the Assembly line in China, the company announced the specification and price.

Specification Of Brixton Crossfire 500:

  • engine: 486-CC, inline two-cylinder
  • power: 47 HP
  • electronic injection
  • weight: 190 kg
  • length: 2 115 mm
  • led optics, including round headlight
  • spoke wheels
  • digital speedometer
  • J. Juan calipers, Bosch ABS
  • tires Pirelli Angel ST

The lineup also included X-version with the other wheel, a saddle, a mount, and rubber rooms 60 MT. The basic version is estimated at 6 Euro 249, X-version — 6 549 euros. In the European dilerstva the novelty will appear in August.

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MotoGP, Quartararo: “I Learned Fast”

Undeniably, the real surprise of the first half of the MotoGP 2019 season was the 20-year-old Frenchman Fabio Quartararo, who landed in winter as a rookie in the newborn Petronas SRT Yamaha team and was able to amaze the entire paddock of the Premier Class with his Read More

MotoGP and SBK, the “Hard Core” of TV Listening

The old adage “Chi si contenta gode” also applies to the television ratings of the last two rounds of MotoGP at Sachsenring and WSBK at Donington. There are even those who consider the almost 2 million clear of the derivatives in the English round a “bang” because they are Read More

SBK: Bau-Bau Disaster. Bautista-Ducati, World Farewell?

If, as the old saying goes, “whoever sleeps doesn’t catch fish”, in races whoever falls four times in a row in eight races loses a world championship after dominating it in the first part of the season and raises questions about the real value of the rider and the bike, at least Read More

Assen, Yamaha on the Altars With Vinales and Quartararo. Marquez is Satisfied

So, in one of the most negative weekends for Rossi – 14th in qualifying and on the ground in the race on lap five – Yamaha returns to the altars thanks to the shining refreshed Vinales, able to repeat the triumph of Phillip Island 2018, authoritatively placing behind Marquez and Read More