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Brammo's electric cruiser

Prototype revealed in investment bid

ELECTRIC bike maker Brammo has revealed this sketch of a new cruiser model in a bid for investment on a crowd-funding website.

The image appeared in the firm's pitch on the website EarlyShares.com, where investors are asked for a minimum of $25,000 (£15,258). It was shown alongside other models under the heading ...  Continue reading

Caption that: 'Hello. Hello. Hello.'

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. 

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Rossi takes new record

Misano victory takes Italian to longest ever GP winning career

VALENTINO Rossi has taken a new world record for the longest motorcycle grand prix winning career after his victory in the latest round of the 2014 championship. 

Rossi’s MotoGP win at Misano came 18 years and 27 days after his first ever grand prix victory, in ...  Continue reading

Chaz Davies and comedian Alan Davies help launch THINK! campaign

'Never Too Good' series will be broadcast over the next few weeks

WORLD Superbike racer Chaz Davies is helping to launch a new THINK! road safety campaign with comedian Alan Davies.

The campaign is being delivered with the assistance of the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) - the UK’s largest independent road safety charity - and RoSPA, to encourage motorcyclists to take further training.

Despite ...  Continue reading

The perils of FMX riding

He'll be choosing the optional grippy seat next time

Could have ended far worse, 8/10 for landing.

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Visordown readers' top 10 motorcycles

We've had a look at your reviews and ratings, and then we've done the maths. Here are your top 10 most highly-rated motorcycles on Visordown

HERE are your 10 most highly-rated motorcycles on Visordown, as voted for by you.

We've taken all the motorcycles from our huge database with three reviews or more, then averaged out owners' detailed ratings on the engine, brakes, handling, comfort and build to bring you the consumer's top 10. The higher the score, ...  Continue reading

Ticking noise on motorcycle prompts bomb squad and evacuation

Anti-theft device triggers false alarm

A SUBURBAN street was overrun with police vehicles, a fire truck and a bomb squad today after a rider reported that his motorcycle was ticking.

Habib Samour, 18, was pulling his Kawasaki Ninja 300 out of the garage when he heard a strange ticking noise coming from the bike.

After noticing a ‘suspicious ...  Continue reading

BSB 2014: Championship standings after Assen

Only two rounds left before championship is decided

THE Showdown is getting close with Ryuichi Kiyonari only 12-points behind Championship leader Shane 'Shakey' Byrne with only two-rounds remaining. 

Milwaukee Yamaha's Josh Brookes scored no points at Assen and therefore his team-mate Tommy Bridewell, both of which are Title Fighters, is now only 5-points behind after a third place at Assen. 

GBmoto's ...  Continue reading

BSB 2014: Assen race 2 results

The War for Four is well and truly on

DESPITE gaining no points in race one, Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne was back to his winning ways in race one after mugging Ryuichi Kiyonari of a win at the last corner.

Tyco Suzuki’s John Hopkins led from the start as the first lap drama began with Title Fighter Chris Walker crashing out along ...  Continue reading

BSB 2014: Assen race 1 results

First British Superbike win for Australian Josh Waters

THE Showdown began at Assen with Tyco Suzuki’s Josh Waters claiming his first British Superbike win as Championship leader Shane Byrne crashed out.

Rain began to fall before race one at Assen giving the riders an eight minute sighting lap, but unfortunately Milwaukee Yamaha’s Josh Brookes was unable to make it out ...  Continue reading

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