The last corner clash. A racing move? A step too far? A taste of what's to come?
Check out these great images of Marquez's last corner move on Lorenzo. But was it a last-gasp lunge, or a calculated move? Did Lorenzo do well to stay on, or didn't he do enough to keep Marquez at bay?
Chris Matheson is lucky to escape with just a broken ankle
Falling off is never good but sometimes it's the 5mph prangs that leave you with a broken bone, while you get away with just a few scuffs at 60mph.
So what about falling off at 230mph? Perhaps my weird logic doesn't apply but drag racer Chris Matheson gets away with just a ... Continue reading
Or should that be the other way round?
Skilled cyclist Danny MacAskill quickly rose to internet fame after his impressive collection of tricks went viral. Now a Red Bull sponsored rider, he is currently featuring in a series of documentaries building up to his most ambitious project to date. In this episode he meets the charismatic Guy Martin (who's ... Continue reading
A picture that captures Rossi's determination
You can't say he isn't trying...
Give your GS a bit more bite and a louder bark
Akrapovic have released this new exhaust for the 2013 BMW R1200GS and here's what they have to say about it:
This impressively detailed – and EC Type approved – race-styled titanium bodied muffler is considerably lighter than the stock item and increases performance and throttle response without the need for additional tuning. ... Continue reading
'Route 666' game gives you control of your very own biker gang…
GAMING company Deep Silver has released a trailer for its new Ride to Hell: Route 666 biker gang downloadable strategy game, brought to PSN, Xbox Live Arcade and PC by Black Forest Games. The goal is to establish domination over the Route 66 highway, and you'll need to do this via pitched battles with ... Continue reading
Three new textile jackets for the rider on a budget
FURYGAN has launched the Genesis range of CE-approved textile jackets, priced from £160 to £180.
The French manufacturer says the new range is 'budget-friendly without compromising on safety and technical features'.
The three models in the range are the understated Tourer, distinctively-branded Claw and coloured Full.
They are multi-season jackets, with an Air Flow System and 3D honeycomb mesh ... Continue reading
The Doctor takes Kyle Busch's wheels for a spin
ROSSI just loves racing, be it two wheels or four, and recently tried his hand at NASCAR. Here's a little vid of him putting in some hot laps in a 650 bhp Toyota at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
New X-Men trailer pits the claws vs baddies on bikes...
ME, I always have time to watch Wolverine slice through all manner of stuff with his on-demand adamantine claws. But in the (Japanese language) trailer for Marvel's upcoming The Wolverine, there's a hint of him slicing up ninjas. And not just run-of-the-mill ninjas, but motorbike-riding ninjas! (Though sadly not Ninja-riding ... Continue reading
New range from the makers of the original do-it-all spray
WD-40, the maker of the eponymous lubricating/water-repellent spray which supposedly has over 2,000 uses and has been used by bikers for decades, has launched a new motorcycle-specific cleaning product range under the WD-40 Specialist brand.
The new range of seven products, available excusively from The Key Collection, covers cleaning, lubricating ... Continue reading
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