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CCM Spitfire – less is more

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Due for a limited production run of just 150 numbered bikes, and set to be unveiled in the flesh at the London Motorcycle Show this weekend, the Spitfire uses a 600cc single-cylinder water-cooled engine making 55 hp and 43 ft-lb (58 Nm) of torque, for a bike that weighs only 120.8 kg (266 lb) dry.

With a small headlight unit, simple single seat unit and understated twin exhaust, the Spitfire cuts a very minimalistic figure, with a surprising amount of open air around the engine and a pair of barely-there mudguards that’ll likely raise the eyebrows of the local road safety department.

Read the rest at New Atlas.

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