EICMA 2009: Milan Motorcycle Show

Catch up on the latest new releases from EICMA


The motorcycle world focused its eyes on Milan, Italy, for EICMA 2009, the 67th International Motorcycle Exhibition.

Ducati unveiled their new Multistrada 1200 along with some updates for their 2010 lineup. BMW dazzled visitors with an inline six-cylinder concept bike. KTM stepped up their game with a new 350cc motocrosser as well as a new Duke and some concept models. Meanwhile the Piaggio Group used the Milan show to exhibit products from its family of marques including Aprilia, Moto Guzzi, and Vespa.

Check out the articles below as Motorcycle.com brings you the latest news coming out from Milan.

Aprilia

2010 Aprilia Dorsoduro Factory

Aprilia unveiled a higher-spec “Factory” version of the Dorsoduro for 2010 with carbon fiber parts.

BMW

EICMA 2009: BMW Concept 6

BMW displayed a concept bike powered by an inline six and dropped hints that the engine may find it’s way to the showroom on a future K-series motorcycle. See the full gallery for more pictures.

Ducati

Ducati presents 2010 models

Ducati unveiled the new Multistrada 1200, presented a special Corse color scheme and announced ABS options for the Monster. See the full gallery for more pictures.

KTM

KTM 350SX-F introduced

A new generation of motocrosser? KTM pulls the wraps off a new 350cc model with linkage.

KTM Duke 690R unveiled

Claiming 70hp from its 690cc engine, KTM says the Duke 690R has the world’s most powerful single-cylinder engine.

KTM 150 Project

The latest low-displacement city bike, the KTM 125 Project features WP suspension and Brembo brakes.

Moto Guzzi

Moto Guzzi V12 concepts

Moto Guzzi designers Miguel Galluzzi and Pierre Terblanche present three concept models celebating the Italian Eagle’s tansverse-mounted 1,200cc Twin.

2010 Moto Guzzi V7 Clubman Racer

The new Moto Guzzi V7 Clubman Racer was inspired by the classic 850 Le Mans from the ’70s.

2010 Moto Guzzi Aquilla Nera

Moto Guzzi displayed a new matt black Aquila Nera variant for its 2010 range of customs – the California 1100, Nevada 750, and Bellagio 940.

MV Agusta

MV Agusta F4 unveiled

Possibly the last MV Agusta model introduced under Harley-Davidson ownership, the 2010 F4 is an evolution of Massimo Tamburini’s original design.

Piaggio

Piaggio USB concept

Piaggio presents a hybrid concept with a laid-back riding position. But where do we plug in our mouse?

Triumph

Triumph Speed Triple SE

Triumph releases a special two-tone version of its Speed Triple streetfighter.

Triumph Bonneville Sixty

Triumph builds a time machine to the year 1960 with this special edtion Bonneville.

Pirelli

Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa

EICMA offered more than new motorcycle announcements. Pirelli introduced its new top-of-the-line Diablo Roso Corsa tires, developed from the company’s experience as WSBK spec tire supplier.

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