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Video: why you should get off your bike before filling up

Or at least pay attention to where the fuel's going

GOD knows we detest pointless health and safety rules here at Visordown, but it turns out there’s a reason petrol stations don’t like us refuelling from the seat.

It’s because, in the unlikely event of the bike bursting into flames, sitting on it is not where you will want to be – as ...  Continue reading


Video: Troy Bayliss' high-side at Phillip Island

Former WSB champ gets thrown out of the seat during free practice

THREE-time former World Superbike champion Troy Bayliss had his first high-side in over six years during practice for his recent wildcard return to the championship at Australia's Philllip Island.

The WSBK YouTube channel doesn't allow the video to be embedded into this page but you can watch it here.

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So it really is one rule for them and another for the rest of us

Traffic warden refuses to ticket boss' car

HERE'S what happened when an upstanding citizen challenged a parking warden for turning a blind eye to his boss' car on double yellows.

We think more people should be like Steve McMillan.

KTM 1290 Super Duke R vs pooch

Super Duke R: great at wheelies, ever better at scaring small dogs

Little dog decides to go walkabouts on a Californian motorway!

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Video: how's this for a loading fail?

Q: How many men does it take to get a motorcycle on a boat? A: More than you see here, apparently

STEADY... steady... Oh!

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The best (worst) motorcycle advert ever?

Buy a Pegasus motorcycle and shoot people in the face

The Pegasus is almost as impressive as the advert. From what I can tell, the bike is capable of changing from a single to a V-twin, to an inline-four, depending on whether you're doing a burnout, pulling a wheelie, or just shooting people in the face whilst stood on the bike.

Where ...  Continue reading


This man can jump

Man jumps over a Panigale and ZX-10R travelling at 70mph

Yes, this man also jumped over a Lamborghini travelling at 81mph.

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Unmarked police bike rear-ended by SUV

Bad driving behind the wrong person

EVERY day during my short commute to work I spot at least one car driver doing something stupid. Funnily enough, it’s not the regularity of these occurrences that bothers me, but that 99% of the time the culprit seems to get away with it.

Why can’t a driver merge into my lane, ...  Continue reading


Guy Martin rides the Britten V1000

Video footage from Guy Martin's first ride on the Britten at Manfeild

Interesting to hear Guy's thoughts on John Britten's legendary creation.

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