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Carole Nash MCN London Motorcycle Show Preview

Largest collection of new machines set for Carole Nash MCN London motorcycle show, as 14 manufacturers head to the capital!

[dropcap]O[/dropcap]nce again taking over London’s ExCeL Centre, the 2016 Carole Nash MCN London Motorcycle Show (12-14 Feb) will provide fans of two-wheels the chance to see the very best new metal on offer all under one roof, as 14 of the world’s biggest manufacturers will be showcasing at the three day event.

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Confirmed manufacturers include; Aprilia, BMW, Ducati, Honda, Indian, Kawasaki, KTM, Moto Guzzi, Piaggio, Suzuki, Triumph, Vespa, Victory and Yamaha.

Aprilia continue to evolve the World Superbike. The new 2016 version will leave sports fans drooling, as a host of new parts ensure the machine remains one of the best Superbikes on the market.

On the other end of the scale, London’s many commuters will undoubtedly find BMW’s commuter-friendly G310R appealing as they look to whip through the capitals busy streets.

 

BSA Rocket Gold W500 H500
BSA Rocket Gold W500 H500

1977 Honda CB550
1977 Honda CB550

Italian icons Ducati will be taking things retro at the Show with their ever-popular Scrambler range, including the new-for-2016 Scrambler Sixty2. Visitors eager for adventure should head to Honda, where the CRF1000L Africa Twin will serve as ultimate globe-trotting machine.

American muscle fans will be kept enthralled with a full collection of 2016 cruisers, baggers and tourers from Indian and Victory, whilst

1972 Yamaha AS3
1972 Yamaha AS3

1973 Suzuki TT250
1973 Suzuki TT250

reigning World Superbike Champions Kawasaki will be bringing the powerful new Ninja ZX-10R, which looks set to be the machine to beat on race tracks around the world.

Riders looking to hit the open road will find KTM’s incredible 173bhp V-Twin 1290 Super Duke GT the perfect machine for touring. Moto Guzzi head to London with a host of machines, including the scrambler styled V7 II Stornello whilst fellow Italian brand Piaggo will also be bringing their range of 2016 machines.

1971 BSA Victor
1971 BSA Victor

1966 Motobi 125
1966 Motobi 125

1963 Norvin
1963 Norvin

1961 Triton
1961 Triton

Keeping with the Superbike theme of the show, the long awaited new GSX-R1000 from

1952 BSA C11
1952 BSA C11

Suzuki will give fans to get up close and personal with the latest version of this iconic bike. British brand Triumph will have five new variants of the iconic Bonneville range (Street Twin, the Bonneville T210, T120 Black and the Thruxton and Thruxton R) alongside heavily updated versions of the Tiger Explorer and Speed Triple S and R models.

Scooter icons Vespa will be showcasing their latest range of machines that are perfect for London’s traffic filled streets, whilst a large collection of new models from Yamaha will be led by the new MT-10; a naked, fire-breathing version of the hypersport YZF-R1.

SlideAlongside this huge collection of new metal, the 2016 Carole Nash MCN London Motorcycle Show will host a special 20th anniversary celebration of the MCE British Superbike Championship alongside a world exclusive tribute to the late Joey Dunlop. The free, fast-paced, action-packed live action show ‘Slide’ returns, with racing legends John McGuinness, Niall Mackenzie, Neil Hodgson, Chris Walker, John Reynolds and Tommy Hill all donning their race leathers over the course of the weekend.

Commenting on the upcoming event, Rob Aherne Managing Director of Motorcycling at Bauer Media said: “This is one of the largest collection of manufacturers we’ve ever had and is further proof the motorcycling industry is on the rise. Combined with the huge number of activities throughout the weekend, the 2016 Carole Nash MCN London Motorcycle Show is one not to be missed!”

 

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