When Yamaha announced its new R1 literbike last fall, company reps told us about the tractability assets of its new, MotoGP-derived crossplane crankshaft for the four-cylinder engine. It’s unique in that cylinders fire 90-degrees apart, allegedly enabling better grip during acceleration. A byproduct of this design is an exhaust note that is distinctive in this […]
New SBK: Superbike World Championship ’09 Screens
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Milestone has developed many SBK games in the past for PC and game consoles. Let’s hope they can bring the excitement of moto racing in 2009.
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Source: [ IGN.com ]