OPTIMATE has launched a simple device to warn riders if their bike's battery has less than half its charge left. With the RAC attending some half a million battery-related call-outs annually, the unsubtly-named 'CHARGE NOW!' indicator device looks
The proof...BMW's new old-style indicator switchVISORDOWN HAVE taken an exclusive image at the Cologne Show of the new 'push-to-cancel' 3-way indicator switch, which will be fitted to the company's new K1300S.This dramatic move means the company
A SURVEY polling motorcyclists on their pet hates has found that the most irritating thing on the road is car drivers not using their indicators properly.1000 motorbike owners were polled by insurer Swinton, with 53% saying that incorrect indicating
STRANGE NAME but this is the 165bhp Brutale Cannonball, from Italian motorcycle manufacturer MV Agusta.The naked 1098cc, which is being touted by MV as 'exclusively for racing', produces 20bhp more wallop than the standard Brutale 1090RR, thanks to various engine mods (new ECU, c...
Bajaj Auto, the country's second biggest bike maker, has just announced that it has entered into an agreement with Kawasaki to bring Japanese company's high-end motorcycles into India.Among the bikes being considered in the deal are the Ninja 250, ER6n, ZX6-R, and Z1000 company ...
passenger comfort and the instruments redesigned to include a gear indicator on both models. Finally the forks are new for a smoother action, the swingarm longer for greater stability, the final drive ratio has been made higher to reduce vibrations during
Now don't get too excited there, the 312R doesn't really do 312kmh (194mph). The moniker is merely a celebration of the fact a modified MV F4 once did a satellite-verified 311-point-something kmh. Flat out. Possibly down a big hill.Notwithstanding, do now pay attention because af...
replacement rather than attempting a repair. But the same old electrical problems still occur, from blown bulbs, to indicators that flash at double speed to bad earths or dead batteries. All of these problems can usually be sorted in minutes
at. Worth checking, though, because you don't want your brake light on all the time. Rear indicator wiring an suffer from the elements too
entrance. The impact spewed petrol over the hay cart, which subsequently burst into flames.According to a post-mortem examination report the rider was killed instantly.The inquest heard that the indicator lights on the trailer were faulty, meaning Mr
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