Monkey

  • Monkeys Up North – 1000 miles to Scotland and back again

    Monkeys Up North – 1000 miles to Scotland and back again

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    1000-mile tour to Scotland and back… on a pair of Monkey bikes

  • VIDEO: 1,000 miles down the Baja Peninsula on TWO Honda Monkeys. WATCH the full EPIC roadtrip HERE.

    VIDEO: 1,000 miles down the Baja Peninsula on TWO Honda Monkeys. WATCH the full EPIC roadtrip HERE.

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    MotorTrend has recently released a brilliant half hour film showing American bike journos Ari Henning and Zack Courts attempting an epic 1,200-mile road trip down the Baja Peninsula on 125cc Honda Monkeys. It’s a brilliant piece of film, that’s well worth finding a bit of time to watch in full over the long Bank Holiday…

  • When your Monkey isn’t quite unique enough…

    When your Monkey isn’t quite unique enough…

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    SO if you’re a fan of the smaller motorcycle and live in Japan then this is the type of offering that would probably catch your eye – a WWII-fighter plane (ish) style of finish for a new Honda Monkey. Made by Japanese firm Kitaco Engineering, the bike has a lot of cosmetic touches that are…

  • VIDEO: YOSHIMURA unveils exhaust for Honda’s NEW Monkey 125. 7.3% more BHP. 3.1% more TORQUE.

    VIDEO: YOSHIMURA unveils exhaust for Honda’s NEW Monkey 125. 7.3% more BHP. 3.1% more TORQUE.

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    Earlier this year, Honda unveiled a reimagined version of its iconic Monkey – which has set the hearts and minds racing of motorcyclists (and non-motorcyclists) the world over. And Yoshimura is getting in on the act, releasing a new slip on exhaust for the likeable little machine. Like its MSX-125 sibling, which is capable of…

  • CUSTOM Honda Monkey 125’s from Yoshimura. COMING SOON?

    CUSTOM Honda Monkey 125’s from Yoshimura. COMING SOON?

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    Yoshimura is renowned the world over for its top quality aftermarket parts and accessories. And following on from the world launch of the all-new Honda Monkey 125, Japanese magazine Young Machine has mocked up a couple of tricked out Yoshimura versions of the compact commuter. Of course, Yoshimura has already revealed a handful of super…

  • COOL METAL: Super Deformed Custom MINI Kawasaki H2

    COOL METAL: Super Deformed Custom MINI Kawasaki H2

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    We’ve just been sent these snaps from our mates at YoungMachine, Japan, which show a mini-H2 based around Kawasaki’s Z125. And it’s awesome. Just look at it! Built using a Kawasaki Z125 as a base, the main modifications have been to alter the bikes looks, and honestly, its Ninja H2-styling is spot on. But it’s…

  • VIDEO: Riding Honda’s new MONKEY 125!

    VIDEO: Riding Honda’s new MONKEY 125!

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    MoreBikes has been out to Nice on the south coast of France, for the launch of a range of new small capacity machines from Honda. The main event was the unveiling of its updated Forza 125 and 300 premium scooters – but we also got a quick chance to ride the all-new Monkey 125. With…

  • Takegawa 181cc Honda Monkey Custom

    Takegawa 181cc Honda Monkey Custom

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    We’ve just been sent some snaps of an awesome custom Honda Monkey built by SP Takekawa in Japan – and it’s fitted with a performance tuned 181cc engine. In essence, the Honda Grom and Monkey 125 share a number of parts – including its engine. And so, SP Takekawa has been able to handpick its…

  • Softly, softly, catchee (Honda) Monkey

    Softly, softly, catchee (Honda) Monkey

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    Remember the Monkey bikes from Honda? They’re not sold in the UK anymore but you can still sometimes see packs of them on the roads (usually in somewhat modified form). The 50cc bikes are tiny by modern standards, but they still have a faithful following and in Japan they are still on sale. In fact,…

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