We love both sportbikes and standard bikes. Our writers and editors have owned both types. Also, there was a genesis where the two types crossed over on each other many times. The main difference is the riding position and many times the torque curve on the same basic engine will differ on the two different types of bikes with the naked bike peaking in the mid-range area of r.
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Ultra-exotic Italian bike maker Bimota has long promoted chassis designs without the usual telescopic front fork. The firm's latest attempt at car-like, hub-center steering is a wispy naked model based around an cc Ducati V-twin engine. CNC-machined alloy plates bolt to that engine, as do structural carbon tubes that make up the front and rear swingarms. If a Ducati is just too pedestrian for you, then another Italian bike builder can help out with an exotic streetfighter powered by a Ducati Diavel engine. Bimota's Impeto takes that torquey cruiser motor and bolts it to a trick composite frame of CNC-machined billet aluminum and oval steel tubing.
Streetfighter motorcycles are always popular bikes thanks to their epic combination of sport bike aggression and urban practicality, but where did they come from, what are they, and who makes them? According to the font of all knowledge Wikipedia , streetfighter motorcycles are described as customized sport bikes that have been stripped of their fairings and fitted with upgrades that provide a more aggressive look. Other improvements include the removal of the stock headlight, the installation of taller handlebars, and the addition of shorter, louder, and lighter mufflers. But to what point and purpose?
There seems to be a problem serving the request at this time. The term "naked motorcycle" may sound funny, but it is a pretty accurate description of the type of bike this is. Also referred to as a standard bike, a naked bike is essentially an all-purpose, basic motorcycle that is about as stripped-down as they come.