British e-bike plans hit as Alta halts

An ambitious plan to import Alta electric bikes to the UK is on the rocks as American firm Alta is to stop production of its bikes due to financial pressures, despite booming bike sales. MotoHead was involved with a hush-hush plan to work with the potential new UK Alta importers to

Yamaha reveals 2019 WR450F enduro racer

The all-new WR450F celebrates 20 years of Yamaha 4-stroke enduro production with a complete redesign that delivers stronger power with increased agility, as well as greater versatility and lighter handling. At the same time as being lighter, slimmer and faster, the all-new 2019 model maintains the characteristics that have made

Herlings replica KTM 450 revealed

To celebrate Jeffrey Herlings’ outstanding FIM MXGP Motocross World Championship title win in front of his home fans in Assen, The Netherlands, KTM is excited to announce the launch of a special edition motocross model the KTM 450 SX-F HERLINGS REPLICA. Herlings has truly endured the highs and lows of motocross dominating

Under the skin of Suzuki’s new 2019 RM-Z250

Suzuki has released full technical details of its 2019 RM-Z250, with the MX2 machine getting a new frame, swingarm and suspension, plus a new engine that produces more power and torque than its predecessor. The new RM-Z250 also gets the latest version of Suzuki’s Holeshot Assist Control and traction management

Late delivery for restyled 2019 Suzuki 250F

Suzuki has announced the first details of its 2019 RM-Z250, with the new MX2 machine boasting a brand new chassis and heavily revised twin-cam engine. But it says it won't be on sale until 2019, months after its Austrian and Japanese rivals who already have some 2019 models in dealers. Taking

How to test ride a 2019 Yamaha

The Yamaha MX Pro Tour is your chance to try out the all-new 2019 Yamaha YZ250F, the most sophisticated model in its class, featuring a newly designed high-performance electric start engine, an agile new chassis and wireless connectivity and trackside tunability with its Yamaha Power Tuner smartphone app. On top

Nicoll debuts his Vets Nations 1992 KTM 500

Seven-times British champion Kurt Nicoll has revealed the machine he'll race at the tenth Anniversary Vets des Nations at Farleigh Castle in September - a fully restored replica of his 1992 KTM 500 factory racer. The bike was unveiled yesterday in front of the cameras of MotoHead - and ITV television

Husky reveals full 2019 MX range

After unveiling images of some of its new 2019 motocross range recently, Husqvarna has now taken the wraps fully off its new bikes. And following the lead of sister firm KTM as the two brand share the majority of the technology, the bikes are lighter and more powerful across the

Alta reveals electric enduro bike

Electric bike pioneers Alta has unveiled its first high-spec enduro bike, the 2019 Redshift EXR. It's based on the top-of-the-range MXR and was recently raced in the Erzberg Rodeo, where it became the first electric bike to make it to the main event at the hands of Ty Tremaine. Meet The EXR