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Rossi happy with improved Michelin tyres

Tyres and electronics have significantly improved over the past three days

VALENTINO Rossi has completed the Sepang test in second overall, just behind his team-mate Jorge Lorenzo, as he states the Michelin tyres have improved as well as the YZR-M1 electronics.

The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team had an incredible start to their 2016 season as both Lorenzo and Rossi posted competitive times at ...  Continue reading

Marquez: 'There's room for improvement'

But the Repsol Honda rider still believes they have taken a good step forward

REPSOL Honda’s Marc Marquez finished the Sepang test fifth overall, but still has a lot of work to do before the season beginnings.

Chassis set-up was a major focus for Marquez on the final day of the three-day Sepang test. The Repsol Honda rider set his best time of the event, a ...  Continue reading

Stoner ends Sepang test ninth

The Sepang test ended positively for the new Ducati test rider

DOUBLE MotoGP World Champion Casey Stoner ended the Sepang test in ninth overall as he made his Ducati return as their new test rider.

The world’s media and MotoGP fans watched as Casey Stoner returned to Ducati in the capacity of an official test rider during the Sepang test. Stoner took to ...  Continue reading

MotoGP Sepang test: Lorenzo ends day three on top

The first test of 2016 has now finished

MOVISTAR Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo has dominated the first test of 2016 after ending day three ahead of second placed Valentino Rossi.

The final day of the first test of 2016 started off damp and therefore delayed track action for over two hours. Out first was Yamaha test rider Kaysuyki Nakasuga and with ...  Continue reading

Kawasaki ZX-10R video review

Visordown's Ben Cope finds out what Kawasaki's 2016 ZX-10R can do at Sepang in Malaysia. Watch his verdict.

READ Ben's full review here. Watch his onboard fast lap here. Find out what's new on the bike here.

Top 10 bike test centre pass rates

Where are you most likely to ride away with a licence?

IN an ideal world it shouldn’t matter where you live when it comes to learning to ride – you should be able to get the same standard of tuition and a fair go at passing the tests anywhere – but official figures show that pass-rates actually vary wildly from area to ...  Continue reading

Caption that: 'Listen, I'm all up for recycling but...'

Go on, boot it up mate

WE'VE heard of tyres feeling like they're made from old boot soles but we didn't realise it was an actual thing. 

Your funniest caption, please...

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Official photos of the Royal Enfield Himalayan

Royal Enfield's studio shots of its new Himalayan adventure bike

FOLLOWING Royal Enfield's presentation of the new Himalayan adventure bike yesterday, we've got these official studio photos of the bike, which show us a bit more detail of the machine we've seen so so much of in Continue reading

TVS unveils 'Akula 310' concept

TVS reveals its fully faired take on the BMW G310R

TVS has used the Auto Expo in Delhi to unveil the Akula 310 - a fully-faired take on the BMW G310R it builds at its factory in the south of India.

Akula is Russian for ‘shark’ and the bike has been developed by TVS’s in-house racing team ...  Continue reading

Stoner completes second day of Sepang test

The Australian's aim was to help make improvements to the new Magneti Marelli system

AUSTRALIAN Casey Stoner has completed his second day of testing at Sepang. 

For just the second time since re-joining Ducati in 2016, Casey Stoner took to the track on-board the GP15 to aid the development of the bike and to assess various settings for the Italian manufacturer.

Stoner’s primary concern was in relation ...  Continue reading

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