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HONDA 2019 CRF250 RALLY TYPE LD: First ride review from Japan to check actual foot grounding

The HONDA CRF250 RALLY is popular as an easy-handling all-round model that can be used both in the touring and on the forest road. However, some riders might be afraid of its seat height. We had a tes...
Motorcycle & Industry

New KATANA wears Italian custom parts such as a clip-on handlebar kit

The SUZUKI new KATANA has marked a large number of orders beyond the sales plan soon after its debut. In this situation, there has come many custom parts for the new KATANA one after another. An Itali...
Motorcycle Reviews

2019 YAMAHA YZF-R3 ABS: First Ride Review

As one of the YZF-R series, the 2019 YAMAHA YZF-R3 has just received a similar full model change after that of the R25 about 3 months later. I had a test riding on the R3, especially focusing on stand...
Motorcycle & Industry

SUZUKI HAYABUSA: Review at the present

The SUZUKI HAYABUSA (GSX1300R) made its debut as an exclusive model for overseas markets in 1999. Although it went through a major model change only just once since 20 years from its debut, it has bee...
Motorcycle Reviews

2019 HONDA Thailand Wave125i Test Ride Review

The HONDA Wave125i, one of the lineup of the HONDA Thailand Wave series, is constantly more advanced by the technologies and equipments than the domestic Cub series, and that’s why I feel deeply impre...
Motorcycle & Industry

True value of 2019 KAWASAKI Ninja H2 [Interview with developer]

The KAWASAKI Ninja H2, the overall winner of customer’s vote called “Machine of the Year 2018” held by the YOUNG MACHINE, took part in the Bonneville Speed Week 2018 to achieve a world record of 337.0...
Motorcycle & Industry

2019 Domestic New Model Collection [Part-02] Lightweight Big Supersports

The 600cc class has a characteristic of being lighter and more compact than the liter-class supersport. Although shrinking its lineup for racing-oriented models, it has been just getting better by mak...
Motorcycle & Industry

2019 Domestic New Model Collection [Part-01] Large-size Super Sport Type

The 1000 cc models belong to the category in pursuit of the ultimate “running, turning and braking” in sprint races. It also has a characteristic as an official recognition based machine for races suc...
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The memories of Daijiro KATO by Tetsuya HARADA [Part-1: The encounter of two Gifted in 2001]

Looking back on the history of the World Grand Prix, there were two Japanese riders called “Gifted”. The one is Tetsuya HARADA and the other Daijiro KATO. They had fought in the WGP250 with the highes...
Motorcycle & Industry

New Yamaha YZF-R3 with the Monster Energy design on US Market

YAMAHA USA has announced the new release of 2020 MONSTER ENERGY YAMAHA MotoGP Edition YZF-R3 on the US market, which is colored with black-by-blue like the YZR-M1, which is the factory machine of the ...
Motorcycle Reviews

2019 KAWASAKI Z400 Riding Impression Test (Part-2) [vs CB400SF / vs Z250]

KAWASAKI has a naked “Z” model in each displacement class from 125 to 1000 cc, which is not only a cowlless version of the Ninja but has a definite difference from the Ninja. The Z400 should be enough...
Motorcycle Reviews

2019 KAWASAKI Z400 Test Ride Review (Part-1)

KAWASAKI has recently released 2019 Z400, as a derivative model of Ninja 400 which has been very popular since its full model change in 2018. It has been six years since KAWASAKI released a naked mode...
Motorcycle Reviews

Full Throttle Sound of Honda CB750 FOUR, Legend Motorcycle “Sound Library” [Video]

“ What sounds does a legend motorcycle play?” We present you some sound videos of legend motorcycle from Young Machine Video Archive. The first of this series starts at HONDA CB750FOUR (1969), the wor...
Motorcycle & Industry

[Suzuka 8 Hours Race News] YAMAHA Factory with the legendary color “TECH21” aims for the 5th consecutive victory in 2019.

The Light Purple Coloring Attracts Attention! YAMAHA Factory Racing Team has been announced a team for coming Suzuka 8-hour Endurance. It’s very exciting to see new YZF-R1 with the legendary coloring...
MotorSports

[New V4R Debut Win] DUCATI A. Bautista is the perfect victory in the Superbike opening game

It was the opening game of the Superbike World Championship held at Phillip Island, Australia on February 23 and 24, Alvaro Bautista who switched from MotoGP until last year achieved a perfect win. M...
News

TRIUMPH New Rocket 3 TFC “The World’s Largest Engine Limited Edition of 750 Units”

The Rocket 3 (TRIUMPH ROCKET III) that has been released the first model in 2004, was a MONSTER motorcycle equipped with a large triple engine that gave a presence like a structure. And now, the new R...
Motorcycle & Industry

2020 Evolution of HONDA Africa Twin “1100cc” Engine Displacement Upgrade!

Got a detailed report of the next Africa Twin! It corresponds with the new regulations of the Euro 5 and improves AFRICA TWIN identity to develop further long-run toughness by increasing the engine di...
Customized Motorcycle

[YOUNG MACHINE x YOSHIMURA Collaboration Model] MONKEY125 Custom Project #7 Coating

To commemorate the 46th machine of the year (MOTY) held at the end of the last year 2018, "YOUNG MACHINE" magazine and YOSHIMURA's collaborator, Special MONKEY125 was born. It has been exhibited at To...
Motorcycle Reviews

New YAMAHA SR400 2019 Test Ride Review

The YAMAHA SR400 that has been discontinued production in September 2017 and restored to the lineup by corresponding to the latest Japanese Emissions Regulation. The famous motorcycle that was born in...
Motorcycle Reviews

2019 NEW HONDA REBEL 250 ABS Test Ride Review

Since it was debuted in April 2017, sales volume has steadily increased, and in 2018, the Honda Rebel 250, which has made a breakthrough in the small motorcycle class by overtaking the scooter PCX150,...
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