O What changed? The SP adds semi-active Öhlins suspension, magnesium cases, an up and down quickshifter, Brembo brakes and a titanium petrol tank. O Tell us about it: The Blade SP hits the mark in every single way. Sheer quality helps it rise above its rivals in the toughest-litre bike class ever! O Should I buy one? It won our group test – so yes!
Blade rating: 999cc + 195kg + Tbcmph | 190bhp @ 13,000rpm | 85.6ftlb @ 11,000rpm