Popular one-make series will also guest at a World Superbike round
TRIUMPH have released the calendar for the 2014 Triumph Triple Challenge which includes a round with World Superbikes at Donington Park.
The 2014 race schedule has increased from 18 to 20 races including two triple headers, one at the first round at Brands Hatch and one at Snetterton in June. The series ... Continue reading
Homage paid to Honda’s 125 for making the “Crusaders flee”
HONDA'S CG125 has recently been praised in the fourth edition of 'Azan', an English-language magazine published by al-Qaeda.
Mentioned in the Steeds of War feature, the CG125, which costs $700 (£450) in Afghanistan, is credited for helping win the war: “All Praise is due to Allah Who has made the Crusaders flee ... Continue reading
Confederate's first bike since Ducati's Pierre Terblanche joined their ranks
CONFEDERATE Motors has unveiled the design of its ‘C2 P-51 Fighter’.
The new bike is a development of its P120 Fighter which has an aluminum frame and a 1966cc V-twin motor that produces 160hp and 145lb.ft of torque.
The P-51 features new cylinder heads, barrels and valve covers and has over 18kgs taken ... Continue reading
Get orf moi land
Last week Prince William was helping to promote motorcycles and now Becks is at it too. Seeing as the general public aren’t always the biggest fans of us bikers, surely this can only be a good thing.Yes, of course David Beckham should be wearing a crash helmet and setting ... Continue reading
Know someone with a BMW S1000RR which they ride like a Puch Maxi? Let them get on with it, says Si Hargreaves. If they're having fun, that's all that matters
TIME was when a career in motorcycling included a progression through the ranks. Initiation was a 50cc, the 250 or 125cc a right-of-passage, a grey import 400 or sports 600 the hors d’oeuvre. Anything that came after was something you’d earned, like the right to be a hypocrite to your kids ... Continue reading
Onboard gyrocam footage of Didier Grams
Check out this crazy onboard footage from Didier Grams' gyrocam at the 2013 Macau GP. Teach me Didier. Teach me.
Former superbike star bailed until March following arrest at Heathrow over wife's death
SEAN Emmett has been bailed until March pending further police enquiries into the death of his wife.
The former superbike racer was arrested yesterday morning at Heathrow Airport on arrival from Dubai, where he had spent 10 months following his wife’s fatal fall from a hotel window.
Emmett had been unable to leave the ... Continue reading
Claimed to be engineered to deliver the sound-quality and ultra low profile of custom ear plugs
EAR plugs manufacturer ‘Ear Peace’ has released its ‘HD High Fidelity Hearing Protection’ plugs.
They come packaged with three hypoallergenic silicone ear plugs, an extra set of filters and an aluminium carrying case.
They are reusable and come with clear filters for medium protection and red filters for high protection. Ear Peace’s earplugs ... Continue reading
Rider, 18, hopes someone will recognise car occupants and contact police
CCTV FOOTAGE shows a car driver pull out into the path of a motorcycle, collide with it, then leave the crash scene before police arrive.
Motorcyclist Daniel Wright, 18, hopes someone will recognise the car and its two male occupants and give them up to police.
The computer engineer was lucky to escape with minor ... Continue reading
Ducati just got less sexy
A motorcycle dealer has responded to criticism of a photoshoot that used female models by having his male staff recreate their poses.
Arun Sharma, general manager of MotoCorsa in Portland, Oregon, had his male staff dress up in women's clothes and drape themselves over a Ducati Panigale.
The photo shoot ... Continue reading
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