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Honda Chopper, Electric Highlight Motorcycle Show

— January 26, 2009

The World International Motorcycle stopped at the Jacob Javits in Manhattan earlier this The traveling show carries a of new models across the country, weekend-long stops in major so the New York edition had only a of unique touches to offer:

• officially unveiled its new Fury, the latest effort to sell looks to riders who might be about the reliability, safety or of a custom machine. The Fury, Honda said has the longest of any motorcycle the company has produced, look very clean, and it a classic — if slightly generic — look, with a 38-degree

At a glance, the bike could be for something built in a garage, but a look makes it clear it’s a factory product. It clear that the point is not to win the editors of Easyriders, but to attract who want a look that’s extreme than a Shadow with about the same of being stuck on the side of the

The unveiling was accompanied by a 90-second teaser and a blaring metal in which the bike’s features revealed at a striptease pace. to the Fury’s, um, bullet-shaped headlight.) A might point out that the embodies the spirit of rebellion to the extent as Mountain Dew and Axe body but it’s a bit childish to deride the for its big-company origin. Depending on the price, which Honda has not the Fury could find its in a market in which sales of motorcycles have been down.

• The most striking bike at the had to be the Victory Core concept:

said the bike is intended to what a performance cruiser of the might look like. it shares much of its architecture the Victory Vision, the Core carries no visible bodywork on its frame, with the fuel battery box and electrical system out of sight inside. In case wondering, the seat is made of

• Piaggio showed the Vespa GTS 300

The company said it’s the Vespa in its American lineup. The GTS 300 is the bigger brother of the company’s GTS with a slightly larger and some racier styling. Timoni, the chief executive of Group Americas, said he Vespa’s American sales to in 2009, even after a of substantial growth in the United

Through the first three of 2008, American sales of scooters (which include as well as Piaggio-branded models) up 61 percent, Mr. Timoni said. The GTS 300 will go on sale in March at a price of $6,199.

• Vectrix which has been selling its electric scooter for a while, two new models: the VX-1E, which is a trimmed-down version of the VX-1, and the which is cheaper and less with a lower top speed.

the price is a big deal: the top-of-the VX-1 tops $10,000, the VX-1E coming in at $8,495 it arrives in April. The VX-2 cost $5,195 when it in June. The company said the of each of the vehicles is 40-50 depending on conditions and riding

They recharge with a household outlet.

The company’s said that Vectrix pitching its scooters as a solution for all of driving, but they seemed that the new models will the company’s customer base. 1,000 VX-1 models are on the they said, and there are 84 including Gold Coast on Long Island.

The motorcycle show will in Cleveland, Chicago, Minneapolis and S.C. in February.

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