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Our review series of naked Euro litre bikes continues with the new Brutale 920.
… belatedly slung a leg over the 11 Speed Triple for the first time. Glorious weather, demanding roads in a variety of guises.
I had the opportunity to ride the new model some time ago, but waited until I could do it justice – in decent conditions, and with sufficient time to get to grips with the bike. Apart from the redesigned lamps – and quite enough has been said about those already, bearing in mind the fact that you can negotiate a swop for the older variety – at first glance little seems to have changed. Beware of first glances: this is way more than a makeover. So let’s get down to business.