in the programme to see who number 95 was. His name, it turned out was Rory Thompson who hailed from Glasgow... the Glasgow part was scary enough, but his occupation was listed as ‘door to door butcher and part-time debt collector’... When he came seeking me I
open, for the most part you can see the road ahead and anything that’s coming down it – which if you go during the week is very little. Plus you’re going a lot slower than you would be on a faster bike on a wider, smoother road, so if the worst did
Click to read: Suzuki GSX-R750 K6 owners reviews, Suzuki GSX-R750 K6 specs and to see the Suzuki GSX-R750 K6 image gallery.I know I'm not as young as I was, I run a "sensible" car, my hair is starting to recede, and the passage of time seems to have been compressed somehow, but i...
The last time I rode a TZ350 was in the early 80s. I never actually owned one, but a mate, Pete, did. At the time I was a pimply youth in my second season of racing on an MT125 Honda. With the 125 you normally got three races in a day, but if you owned a 350 it was possible to en...
The Duke has been, and KTM intend it to continue, as the flagship of the smaller end of their range. And as such the engine and drive train is virtually the only thing that it has in common with the Enduro and the SMC. The rest is all different.The Duke gets an extra 3bhp (taking...
October 2008When I got to thinking, I’ve owned a lot of bikes over the years, some I’ve run for a bit, some just passed through my hands, and some were as hard to get rid of as a tickly cough. Most have been Japanese, but interspersed with some less main-stream stuff like a Cagi...
to include twelve publications from ten different countries all over the world. Riders involved include world class racers such as James Whitham and Olivier Jacque, national champions, race school instructors and journalists whose job it is to ride and rate
ON THE TRACKI KNOW THE R6 well, not only 'cos I raced one for three seasons in World Supersport but also because we used 'em as marshals' bikes on our track days. I've done a million laps of everywhere on R6s, and riding one is like putting on a pair of well-worn slippers.You pre...
this most competitive sector of the bike market with no previous experience. The issues it has had with the bike are teething problems, nothing more. All of which I know is scant compensation if you spent the best part of £11,000, only to find yourself on a
wheels. The six other publications invited to take part are pure off-road magazines, but I can't even get the bike out of the car park without help.The list of test riders invited for a go on Takahisha Fujinami's and Dougie Lampkin's factory Montesa
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