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Helmet hammer test

In the red corner we have a Marushin 777 Samura, winner of 5 Sharp safety rating stars. In the blue corner we have a Chinese RZO. Who will win?

Earlier this week it was reported that crash helmets that could ‘increase chance of death’ had been seized by Trading Standards. This short homemade video clearly demonstrates the differences between a Marushin helmet and a cheap Chinese helmet when both are faced with angry hammer.

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Video: Call the motorcycle cruelty hotline

It really does beg the question - why?

And a fairly anticlimactic ending to watching a motorcycle redline for 11m 30s.

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Modern Motorcycle Diaries

Around the world in 360 degrees

Fancy riding somewhere a little different? Three years in the making, this ‘selfie’ video by adventure rider Alex Chacón is inspiring stuff. Even more so when you realise he’s raised plenty of money for orphanages along the way.

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Fastest bike in the world - onboard video

Onboard video of the Top 1 Oil Ack Attack Streamliner reaching a peak speed of 394mph

Rocky Robinson breaks the motorcycle land speed record using the Top 1 Streamliner powered by a 1000hp turbocharged twin-Hayabusa engine setup to reach an average speed of 376mph.

It's old... But cool nonetheless.

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Motorcycle filters past police at 176mph

Street racer on Fireblade passes the police at crazy speeds

Life expectancy is not looking good for this one.

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Video: Want to feel good? Watch this

Rider risks own safety to help elderly man

NOT all motorcycle videos circulating on the web are ego-fuelled displays of extreme filtering or wheelies. Here's the proof there's more to us than that.  

From Russia with love.

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Video: jet fighter motorcycle

Known as the Jet Cycle Freedom 1

Starting life as a Honda GoldWing, Ron Galloops modified the bike to take on the looks of an F-106 Delta Dart jet fighter. It has a a glowing afterburner installed and will hit a top speed of 80mph.

'Murica.

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It's a bird... It's a plane...

No, it’s a 2002 Honda Silverwing

The tube strike will have caused misery for thousands of London commuters today. So it’s a shame that this Romanian superhero couldn’t help everyone out in our capital as he does in this clip.

A rider sees a man just miss his bus and subsequently finds out the next bus is an ...  Continue reading

 

Cool highlights from the 2014 Bol D'or race

Slow-mos, crashes and pit stops

Some very neat highlights from this year's 24h Bol D'or race at Magny-Cours Circuit in central France.

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