Tag: honda

Would you ride the Ghost In The Shell Honda?

Ignore the critical reception and the chat about Hollywood whitewashing characters, this is the real question we should be asking about the Ghost In The Shell movie. When Honda released the NM4 or ‘Vultus’ a couple of years ago at London’s ComicCon, they knew exactly what they were doing....

Review: Honda Rebel CMX500

Since its debut in 1985 the Rebel has also offered a light, fun and reliable cruiser for urban commuters seeking something with a touch of style. But with 31 years on its relatively unchanged clock, the time has come for a serious refresh. The all-new Honda Rebel is...

Honda unveil 150SS Racer concept in Thailand

But don’t expect it to hit the showrooms anytime soon. There have been rumours flying around the Asian territories of a 300cc ‘cafe racer’ from Honda for quite a while now. So when Honda Thailand opened up their stand at The Bangkok Motor Show last night, lots of...

Honda Japan release series of ‘modern classic’ videos

Engrossing videos of Honda ‘classics’ quietly released on Japanese firm’s YouTube channel. Honda call it part of their ‘dynamic preservation’ programme; where they maintain the history of their production machines by keeping them ready for running and intermittently take them out for ‘running confirmation’ tests. We here at Motofire...

The Mugen E.REX swaps fossil fuel for fossils

The Mugen E.Rex concept will be on show at the Tokyo Motor Cycle Show from 25th March. Five years ago Mugen entered their first machine into the Isle of Man TT Zero with their Shinden electric motorcycle. For the past three years they’ve won the race. The Mugen...

MotoGP Qatar Preview: Riders Ready!

If the start of 2016 was about the rules, then 2017 begins with the riders. While the regulations have stayed largely unchanged since last season, a number of riders took part in a grid shuffle after the season finale in Valencia. The highest profile move was undoubtedly Jorge...