NEW available on the market with Chinese language roots and premium components, VOGE is about to launch within the UK with their first mannequin into the vary – the adventure-sized 500DS – and one other mannequin attributable to be introduced quickly.
VOGE is a model from China, established in 2018 as a subsidiary model to Loncin, one of many world’s largest builders and producers of bikes on this planet, and has been constructing and promoting bikes since 1983 in over 100 international locations.
Regardless of the preconceptions of Chinese language bikes, VOGE goals to construct premium bikes with one of the best efficiency, expertise and high-quality elements obtainable – however with out the ‘eye watering worth tags’.
VOGE launches within the UK with the 500DS
Within the case of the 500DS, it’ll be obtainable from the UK-wide supplier community at £4,999.99, and is kitted out with: Nissin brakes with ABS, KYB suspension, Pirelli Angel tyres, Bosch EFI fueling system and a big TFT show.
That price ticket isn’t dangerous if you examine it to the Honda CB500X at £6,199.99 which it’ll be sparring with from the off.
Powering this A2 compliant adventurer is a twin-cylinder liquid-cooled motor, producing peak energy of 46.2bhp @ 8500 rpm, with torque figures of 42.5Nm @ 7000 rpm. Dry weight is round 188kg, seat peak an accessible 815mm, and gas tank is a big 17L.
Is that this the beginning of one thing superb?
All in, this 500DS is about up properly to supply an awesome basis for riders after an accessible A2 compliant journey tourer, with a spec record that raises an eyebrow for all the proper causes (particularly if you issue within the £4,999.99 worth, and 2-year components and labour guarantee).
VOGE aren’t stopping there, both. A brand new mannequin might be introduced shortly to affix the 500DS, little doubt with the identical components record and reasonably priced price ticket. VOGE is certain to be a reputation to control.
Oh, and if you happen to weren’t already bought on the 500DS, it comes with a 2 years components and labour guarantee from new, is out there on a MotoNovo 0% curiosity finance supply for a restricted time, and the primary 32 bought within the UK will get the matching panniers and prime field thrown in without spending a dime.
We’ll carry you extra on VOGE as we hear extra, it is actually a promising starting. Hopefully we will swing a leg over within the close to future to let you understand how all of it interprets on (and off) the highway.