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Moto Guzzi: new colours for V7 Stone

Great looking bike gets even prettier

GUZZI adds this smart new red colour option to its V7 Stone range for 2014.

It's one of two new schemes, along with green. Currently the V7 Stone only comes in black or white.  

The shocks, mirrors, mudguards and side panels are all in black whilst chrome highlights are left on the engine.

Moto Guzzi says this: ...  Continue reading

Discuss: There IS a conspiracy to end motorcycling

The conspiracy to end motorcycling is not a conscious plan. It’s far worse, argues MAG President Ian Mutch.

INFAMY! infamy! They’ve got it in for me! So cried Frankie Howard in the TV comedy Up Pompeii and so think many bikers who see themselves as victims of government plots.

Most advanced societies have progressively adopted regulations aimed at protecting people from their own indulgences. Road transport has attracted more than ...  Continue reading

Triumph cruiser updates

Tourer treatment for America and styling tweaks for Speedmater

TRIUMPH has introduced a new edition of it its 865cc America cruiser and revised the Speedmaster for 2014.

The America LT (for Light Touring) gets a detachable tall screen, leather saddle bags and a pillion backrest.

On the Speedmaster, components including the wheels, bars, headlight and foot controls get the ‘black treatment’ while the 865cc ...  Continue reading

Yamaha release video of PES1 concept

So will they actually make it?

Yamaha has released a video of its PES1 electric concept being ridden on track.

The PES1 concept was on display at the Tokyo Motor Show but now appears to be a very real and functioning bike.

According to Yamaha, the bike will be powered by a brushless motor mounted into a monocoque frame. The ...  Continue reading

Top 10 most expensive production bikes

Ones you could actually buy, that is…

THE term ‘expensive’ is so elastic that it’s hard to pin down exactly when anything crosses the line and becomes worthy of the term.

An M&S smoked salmon sarnie might be expensive to some, while simply strolling around some of London’s smarter areas shows that there are plenty who reckon a Lamborghini ...  Continue reading

That Hesketh logo

It reminds me of something...

Is it just me or does the Metallica logo look like it's been a major inspiration for the designer of the new Hesketh logo?

Can we expect to see some more Hesketh moves based on the band's tracks, we've already had Enter Sleeman, let's hope anyone who puts down a deposit doesn't get The Day ...  Continue reading

Two new Suzuki Intruders

US’ 'BOSS' comes to UK

SUZUKI is set to unveil two new editions of its Intruder cruiser range at the NEC motorcycle show on Saturday.

There’s a new variant of the Intruder M1800RZ with all the chrome replaced with a matt or gloss black finish.

The exhausts, engine, forks, bars and clocks have all turned back. It’s also got ...  Continue reading

Video: Riding Luis Salom's Moto3 Red Bull KTM RC250R

A lap of Almeria on the sublime Ajo Motorsport KTM mini MotoGP machine

TRACK experiences don't get much better than this.

Gate crashing a Moto3 test session on a 7-time race-winning factory Moto 3 bike, the best seat in the house to witness some of the world's most talented motorcycle racers going about their daily grind. 

Check out the end of the clip where I get ...  Continue reading

New: heated winter gloves

Weise and Keis turn up the heat

TWO new pairs of heated gloves have been launched, from accessories manufacturer Weise and heated clothing specialist Keis.

The Weise Montana Element heated gloves have a Thinsulate thermal lining and heated filaments that run around the fingers.

They have a rechargeable internal battery, so don't need to be wired to the bike.

There's a choice of ...  Continue reading

Danny Kent: Seven things I know

British MotoGP young gun Danny Kent talks to us about chatter, nerves and the secret to going fast

19-YEAR OLD Danny Kent is one of Britain's hottest prospects in the MotoGP paddock. Scouted by Red Bull in 2007, he's on to a good thing. After struggling for a year in Moto 2, the 19-year old has moved back to Moto 3 with KTM (badged as a Husqvarna). In 2012, he ...  Continue reading

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