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Sport Bike Blog - May 2012

Archive for May 2012

Behind the Scenes Superbike Smackdown Pics

Monday, May 21, 2012
MotoUSA undertakes its annual industry-leading sportbike shootout.
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Superbike Smackdown Track Commences

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Yesterday the racetrack portion of Superbike Smackdown began. After a year hiatus we returned to northern California’s Thunderhill Raceway as it offers more optimum environment to test the acceleration, handling and braking performance of liter-class equipment. A surprise, last minute addition by MV Agusta (shout to Southern California’s Moto Forza for making it happen) made it a nine-bike contest—our biggest shootout ever.
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Ducati 1199 Panigale Horsepower Torque

Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Hey all, right now we’re amidst our Superbike Smackdown comparison test. We wanted to share the power figures acquired during dyno testing comparing the ’12 Ducati 1199 Panigale against last year’s 1198 Superbike. As you can see the new bike generates substantially more top end power and is the most powerful production V-Twin engine we've ever tested. But all that extra high rpm oomph’ comes at the cost of reduced bottom and mid-range performance.
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