Biggest ever test fleet set for the Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling
Atantalising array of test bikes have been confirmed for this year’s Carole Nash MCN Festival including Suzuki’s blistering new GSX-R1000. The event, held on May 13-14 at the Peterborough Showground boasts the biggest demo fleet of new bikes anywhere in the country. There’s the chance to test ride an extensive fleet of all the latest 2017 machines from a range of manufacturers including Triumph, Yamaha, Suzuki, KTM, Kawasaki and Ducati. All the machines can be booked by visiting the manufacturer stands on the day. You’ll need your own kit and the appropriate licence.
KAWASAKI Z1000R The new-for-2017 model features new brakes, Öhlins shock and special paint YAMAHA MT-10 SP The award-winning MT-10 is an excellent bike, and the SP has moved the game forward – which must feel like a kick in the teeth for the competition TRIUMPH STREET TRIPLE RS The new Street RS is a masterpiece. Its all-new engine works flawlessly with a sublime chassis TRIUMPH BOBBER The Bobber takes the cool, slow-speed cruising stuff easily in its stride, but it’s surprisingly fun and capable, too DUCATI SUPERSPORT The answer to many sportsbike riders’ prayers, a performance bike that most people will actually be able to fit comfortably on SUZUKI GSX-R1000 An incredibly confidence-inspiring bike that strikes a perfect balance between user-friendliness and raw performance YAMAHA YZF-R6 The breathtaking chassis of this classleading middleweight makes it one of the best-handling bikes of the year