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Fast Bikes  |  347 - December 2018  


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It's the News!
All the tastiest biking titbits.

Used Buyer's Guide
Everything you need to know when buying a K4/5 GSX-R750.

Get Naked
Part one of our biggest and best super naked test sees four of the best European bikes put to the test.

Stroker of Genius
Ever wondered what it's like to take a two-stroke 500cc GP bike round Cadwell? Bruce went to find out.

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Below is a selection of articles in Fast Bikes 347 - December 2018.

Up in smoke They say smoking’s bad for you, but surely two-stroke fumes don’t count, right? I spent a day relishing the stuff at Suzuki’s recent Classic Trackday, buried in a cast of bikes so exotic they ...
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THE ZX-6R IS BACK Upfront PLANET FAST BIKES – NEW METAL, NEWS & REVIEWS Who said the Supersport class was dead? Well whoever did, Kawasaki weren’t listening as 2019 brings the echo of another screaming 600… or...
DUCATI DIAVEL 1260 If you are a fan of having your arms pulled from their sockets you should be gagging to find out more about the second generation Diavel, which boasts a whopping 129Nm of torque. Oh, and 156bh...
ALL NEW DUCATI HYPERMOTARD 950 The fabulously fun Hypermotard 950 and 950 SP are both getting a full overhaul and you are going to love what the Italians have done with their little lunatic of a bike. The ergonomics have be...
MIDDLEWEIGHT HONDAS GET HEAVYWEIGHT UPDATES More middleweight Hondas? It might not be a CBR600RR, but it’s certainly getting closer. Honda haven’t held back, giving the 650 engine 5% more power above 10,000rpm with a 1,000rpm higher red...

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