I've seen countless pictures of the Britten V1000 and every time I see one, I get the same awe-inspiring feeling I got the first time I saw it. I can lose half an hour poring over the bike's details and design but I still don't know much about
18 months after this video was shot, I went out to New Zealand to ride this Britten racer around the much tighter Ruapuna race circuit on the outskirts of Christchurch on NZ's South Island.It blew my socks off.With over 170bhp at the back wheel
Expect to see the ES1 for real by the end of this yearA TEAM of electrical and electronic engineers have won a prestigious award for their involvement in the Ecosse ES1 racebike project and believe the first prototype will be ready for testing at the end of this year.Amrit Sharma...
to constrain said engine to such front directional group.”Will the next Ducati superbike use the engine as a fully stressed member, as seen on the Britten V1000 back in 1995?
, sliding away from the machine, the Suzuki GSX-R1000 took a more violent turn. The Relentless by TAS machine first cut across the grass into the path of Stuart Easton before flipping through the air across Brittens Chicane and nearly over the head
. What would you do with your last gallon of fuel?Lap Phillip Island on Mick Doohan's NSR500 until it conks out11. What bikes would you own if money were no object?Marlboro RD500LC, Britten V1000 and an NSR500 to start with12. What's the maddest thing you
alongside HRC's finest ever 500cc two-stroke."I flew to the other side of the World to ride the V1000 and lived with its creator for a week. It wasn't a disappointment. For a dozen blokes working out of an old railway sidings building, the Britten V1000
one on lap 10 I clipped the kerb with the engine cases at Britten’s and went down out of second place. It was annoying but I got straight back on and recovered to a sixth place finish, which obviously wasn’t what I wanted. I have to congratulate Tom
to give a true picture of the time I've spent on my cycles," Munro wrote in 1970. "The last 22 years have been full time. For one stretch of 10 years I put in 16 hours every day, but on Christmas Day took the afternoon off."Wayne Alexander of Britten
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