APRILIA TUONO 2007
Private £4,000 | Dealer £4,500
Little more than a strippedDealer back sportsbike, the Tuono is barking mad yet also surprisingly practical. A true naked sportsbike done right.
Engine 998cc, liquid-cooled, 8v, V-twin
Power 119bhp @ 9,300rpm
Torque 96Nm @ 8,300rpm
TRIUMPH SPEED TRIPLE 1050 2007
Private £4,800 | Dealer £5,300
Easy going when required, completely hysterical when you feel in a naughty mood – the Speed Triple is one of the most fun bikes on the market.
Engine 1050cc, liquid-cooled, 12v, triple
Power 116bhp @ 9,100rpm
Torque 103Nm @ 8,700rpm
DUCATI MONSTER S4RS 2007
Private £6,800 | Dealer £7,200
A fearsome Monster with a thumping liquid-cooled engine, great looks, but unfortunately a heavy clutch and typically uncomfortable.
Engine 998cc, liquid-cooled, 8v, Desmo
Power 128bhp @ 10,000rpm
Torque 99Nm @ 7,850rpm