Before the final round of the 2011 MotoGP championship at Valencia this weekend, Dani Pedrosa has given his advice on tackling the 9 left-hand and 5 right-hand corners that make up the Ricardo Tormo circuit.Pedrosa thinks that the Valencian track is one of the most demanding and ...
The completion of the all new Silverstone GP circuit means we finally have a motorsport facility to match any other in the world. Many will argue that Donington is still more satisfying to ride but the combination of ultra fast straights linked with every type of corner you could...
HistoryLike most other bike sports, club racing was being organised almost a century ago. It was 1909 when the British Motorcycle Racing Club was first formed at Brooklands, legitimising amateur racing. In the late 1960s GPs were at a bit of a low ebb. Pure-racing bikes were gett...
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that would have the rider of a new GSX-R1000 reaching for his second-hand buyers guide. You could opt for the ballistic straightline performance of something like a 1990 or older Suzuki GSX-R1100 or an early Kawasaki ZZ-R1100. Other choice recent-ish bikes
1 Here's where it all begins. Before you go further, measure how much of the fork leg protrudes above the top yoke so they can be re-fitted in the same position. Also check the routeing of all cables and wiring. Take a snap with a digital camera for reference if you can.2 Undo th...
What are trail bike rallies?Rallies are like organised trail rides with a competitive edge to them. Typically they're one-day events but some take place over weekends.Where do they happpen?Wales is a favourite location, but you'll also find them up north in Yorkshire too.What's t...
Click to view: Yamaha FJR1300 owners reviews, specs and image galleries.You can’t have your cake and eat it. Either choose a fast bike or a comfy one. That all changed when Yamaha launched the FJR1300 at the end of 2000. It was the first bike to combine the levels of luxury and l...
Click to read: Triumph Daytona 675 owners reviews, Triumph Daytona 675 specs and to see the Triumph Daytona 675 image gallery.Taking on the Japanese in the ultra-competitive 600 sports class is a near impossible task. But Triumph did it and succeeded with the 675 Daytona. Okay, i...
HistoryStunt riding arguably began in 1927 when the Royal Signals – the Army’s dispatch riders – formed the White Helmets Motorcycle Display Team and gave vertically stacked demonstrations of their precision riding. Then there was Evel Knievel in the late sixties throwing Harleys...
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