Honda turbo engine drawings turbine

Honda and Ducati plan turbine futures

Honda looks like following Kawasaki and Suzuki into a forced-induction future with turbocharged motorcycles while Ducati is also using turbine technology. Patent drawings have surfaced on the internet which show a Honda (pictured above) with a supercharged engine and a Ducati with a turbine in its exhaust system. However, it should be noted that the …

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Zef Eisenberg at Straightliners Events Pendine Sands speed event May 2015 (photo Becci Ellis) 3936 turbine

Turbine bike set to break more records

A road-legal motorcycle powered by a Rolls Royce helicopter turbine engine and the successor to the famed Y2K is set to smash more world speed records next month. The bike broke three world records and one British record last year at the annual Straightliners Events Top Speed Weekend and is expected to break some more at …

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Madmax turbine motorcycle and successor to the Y2K

Y2K turbine successor smashes records

A road-legal motorcycle powered by a Rolls Royce helicopter turbine engine and the successor to the famed Y2K has smashed three world speed records and one British record. Even with blinkers, horn, mirrors and road-legal tyres, the Madmax bike set the following records at the Straightliners Speed Record event in Elvington, UK, in May 2015: …

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