four MSV race circuits – Cadwell Park, Snetterton, Oulton Park and Brands Hatch.For £20 motorcycle trackday novices will receive a full safety briefing including circuit riding techniques, followed by a 20 minute session on track. Separate sessions
A MOTORCYCLIST that had held a full licence for only three weeks has been banned for three years for causing a head on collision. Ross Huntington, 26, overtook a car on a blind summit and caused a head-on crash. He was airlifted to hospital along with the driver of the car he col...
It seems a lifetime ago that I arrived to a bitterly cold Croft on the 6th of April. If I knew then, what I know now, as the saying goes. Stood on the pit wall shivering from the cold in my orange Novice bib, feeling completely out of my depth
-cooled engine.Customers can expect a novice-friendly power delivery, optional ABS and semi-faired version in the shape of the new XJ6 Diversion.Prices and availability are TBC but expect the XJ6 to sell for around £4500 and the Diversion just under £5000. Add
HOUSING ESTATES all over the UK are probably fed up of twirps like this, but check this helmet-cam footage of an L-plate biker losing the front end of his bike on a corner.Luckily, the little rogue escapes without injury, but we're not sure the Vauxhall he piles into comes off so...
HONDA IS recalling certain models of the CBF600 Naked, Naked ABS, S and S ABS because of a potential electrical system problem which could cause a short circuit on the bike.Each registered owner of the motorcycles concerned will be contacted directly by Honda which says that the ...
Learner rider fell over 15ftA FEMALE learner has escaped serious injury after an incident while training.The trainee had been training in Quay Road when the vehicle mounted the pavement and crashed through a fence before plunging six feet onto rocks below.Police, firefighters, pa...
SAY HELLO to the 2011 Honda VTR250 - a naked, learner friendly machine ideal for restricted licence holders.The 250cc four-stroke V-twin's destined, at the moment, for European shores only in 2011 with an estimated price tag of just over £4,000.The liquid-cooled Honda tips the sc...
anyone can ride the baby CBR, as proved by both our '0-180mph in a day' biking novice Peter Fickling and my own 12-year-old son, Taylor, who has had hours of fun on one of these at the Ron Haslam Race School.Ron uses them for his 'On Track' experience
one key factor in his favour: he had never ridden a motorcycle before. Ever. He was brilliantly and spectacularly clueless about the whole thing. Perfect. The plan was beautiful in its simplicity. Take one total novice (Speccy) to a big, long piece
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