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New limited edition Kawasaki ZZR1400

Takes our breath away - and reminds us of Top Gun

KAWASAKI has unveiled this special edition ZZR1400, with a paint scheme reminiscent of the GPZ900R's of the 1980s.

The 2015 model marks the 30th anniversary of the Ninja brand and shares the 'firecracker red' and 'metallic greystone' colours of the 1984 900R.

It's the third 30th anniversary Ninja model to be unveiled, after special editions of ...  Continue reading

WSB 2014: Championship standings after Laguna Seca

Reigning World Superbike Champion Tom Sykes remains at the top

REIGNING World Superbike Champion Tom Sykes has extended his lead in the standings to 44-points ahead of Aprilia's Sylvain Guintoli. 

Jonathan Rea has moved up to third demoting Kawasaki's Loris Baz to fourth with 20-points between them. Marco Melandri lies in fifth 36-points behind the Kawasaki rider. 

After crashing out of race one and ...  Continue reading

WSB 2014: Laguna Seca race 2 results

Two red flags and two restarts later...

TWO red flags and restarts later, Kawasaki’s Tom Sykes took the win after a 7-lap dash increasing his Championship lead whilst Sylvain Guintoli finished second in front of Pata Honda’s Jonathan Rea.

Sykes took the holeshot from the start as the rest shuffled around for their position. Guintoli and race one winner ...  Continue reading

WSB 2014: Laguna Seca race 1 results

Aprilia team-mates Melandri and Guintoli battle it out

STARTING from pole position didn’t help reigning WSBK Champion Tom Sykes as Marco Melandri took the win followed by his Aprilia team-mate Sylvain Guintoli.

25-laps of the Laguna Seca circuit saw Tom Sykes take the lead from the start, however it was the Aprilia Racing team-mates that pushed their way to the ...  Continue reading

MotoGP 2014: Championship standings after Sachsenring

Marc Marquez makes it nine out of nine!

MARC Marquez remains at the top of the Championship standings after yet another race victory yesterday at the ninth MotoGP round this season. 

Dani Pedrosa has moved up into second position with a 7-point gap from Yamaha's Valentino Rossi whilst Andrea Dovizioso is holding onto fourth in the Championship by the skin of ...  Continue reading

MotoGP 2014: Sachsenring results

A mass-start from pit lane didn't deter Marc Marquez

MAKING it nine wins from nine races, Marc Marquez won the German Grand Prix despite mixed weather conditions causing a mass start from pit lane.

Rain started to fall after the Moto2 race, but as the MotoGP teams made it onto the grid with wet tyres on, the track appeared to be ...  Continue reading

Caption that: Bob refused to accept he didn't own a sidecar

It's our weekly caption competition. Check out everyone's funny captions and leave your own

WELCOME to Visordown's weekly caption competiton, where you can show just how funny you are by adding your witty comment to the latest from our weird picture archive. 

Go on then, get on with it.

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Review: BMW GS Trophy Qualifier

Riding, food and fun for £99

I CAN'T think of many bike models - if any in fact - that have their own manufacturer-backed event. So, welcome to the BMW GS Trophy Qualifier, a fun but competitive day out hosted by BMW Motorrad UK that lets you fly the GS flag to your heart’s content.

The event is biennial ...  Continue reading

Driver who hit motorcyclist and fled after treble vodkas keeps licence

£110 fine for driver who used ‘hip flask’ defence

A DRIVER who drank two treble vodkas before hitting a motorcyclist and failing to stop has kept his licence and walked free from court.

Darren Cheetham, 40, had been drinking at a barbecue before colliding with a motorcyclist while turning right in his convertible Audi A4 off a main road in Northfleet, Kent.

He fled ...  Continue reading

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