"Watch the clutch"
I can understand that seeing Johnny Depp appear from out of nowhere might be distracting to a rider. Obviously not content with damage caused to the Honda in the video above (as a direct result of his on-track presence) Depp gets on the bike to go for a spin then crashes ... Continue reading
Versatile multiseason jacket for men and women
REV-IT has released a new 3/4-length seasonal touring motorcycle jacket.The Levante has a full mesh outer shell with an easily removable, two-in-one fully waterproof thermal liner, which can be zipped out and stored in the back pocket.The jacket has Knox Lite CE-approved armor at the shoulders and ... Continue reading
And a young Spaniard is once again the star of the show...
MARC MARQUEZ recorded the fastest time for the third day in a row at private testing in Austin yesterday.
The 20 year-old Spaniard has taken to the recently-opened Circuit of the Americas like a duck to water, dominating the top of the leaderboard throughout the test.
He said: 'This final day has been ... Continue reading
Official test times from Donington
ALEX LOWES had a promising start in pre-season testing, finishing comfortably fastest in the first official test at Donington Park.
The Samsung Honda rider finished three tenths of a second faster than reigning champion Shane "Shakey" Byrne.
Lowes said: 'I am happy as I managed to set a comfortable pace and the pace ... Continue reading
Extensive plans announced for the benefit of the capital's cyclists
LONDON is to receive a 'Crossrail for bikes' as part of a £931m investment scheme in the capital's cycling network.
The route is scheduled to open in 2016 and is expected to run for more than 15 miles through the western suburbs, central London and out towards Barking.
Plans are for a 'Dutch-style' ... Continue reading
British circuit set to play host to Kawasaki fans' dream event
KAWASAKI have announced that on the 21st April of this year, they will be hosting a 'World of Kawasaki' event at Silverstone.
The day is understood to involve the opportunity for Kawasaki owners to take their bike out on the track off-road quad biking, meet the stars sessions and an array of childen's entertainment ... Continue reading
Seeing is believing...
IT won't help you travel back in time, but Italian accessory manufacturer Rizoma's new 4D mirror promises to help you see things more clearly.
The aspheric mirror is said to increase the rider’s peripheral vision, while adding a dash of style to your motorcycle.
The mirror has slightly convex glass and a marked area ... Continue reading
Get down to the Ace Cafe tonight to meet road-racing stars and talk bikes
METZELER are kicking off their 150th celebrations at the Ace Cafe tonight.
Rockabilly band The Boom Boom Booms will provide the background music for a night of entertainment, where racing stars from TT-winning Gary Johnson and BSB legend Josh Brookes will be talking on stage talking about this year's TT.
On the subject ... Continue reading
The GT barges the F800ST out of BMW's range. It packs more power and promises greater touring potential but what's it really like on typical UK roads?
WHENEVER I think of motorcycle touring, the images that spring to mind are glorious vistas of winding roads through beautiful scenery, brilliant sunshine and not a copper with a radar gun to be seen anywhere.
Often, the reality is dawdling down a country lane with half an idea that it could be ... Continue reading
Mans possible suicide leads to death of motorcyclist
A BIKER has died on the A3 after crashing into a parked ambulance which was there to attend to a man who had jumped off a bridge into oncoming traffic.
The ambulance crew had been called to the man who had jumped off the Clayton Road bridge over the A3 just before ... Continue reading
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