figures from a dyno that isn’t connected to the marketing department.So it’s no surprise MV claim they were looking for better power delivery, not power gains - a claim that only stacks up if the bike is genuinely better to ride. The 1078RR was single
and you only save 1kg in weight. So what exactly do you get for your money?The mission for Ducati with the Hypermotard EVO SP was to produce a bike far more capable on track. So by increasing rear ride height and using longer travel Marzocchi forks, they
Haslam went out on a recce and after six laps he came in, which was good news in itself. Try as he might, Ron couldn’t get any heat in the tyres. “It’s like riding on ball-bearings out there” he said. Those are the sort of confidence-inspiring words you
Check out this video of Nicky Hayden, on one.. If you don't get goosebumps, you're not human..
TWO NAKED bikers crashed their motorcycle in the early hours of the morning in Jacksonville, Florida.Steven Sheals, 38 and Jennifer Smith, 30 were thrown from their motorcycle when they crashed after failing to make it around a corner. Smith managed to walk half a mile, despite b...
novices to ride a larger capacity motorcycle under authorised supervision.Compulsory Basic Training, or CBT for short. Legally, you need to complete the course before venturing out on to the road with L-plates.There’s a popular misconception that CBT is a
- Page 1We sent James Whitham to Portiamo to test out the 2009 World Superbikes for Visordown magazine. Unfortunately, Suzuki didn't provide a bike and a Spanish journo stacked the Aprilia RSV4 before Whit got to sling a leg over it, but he did ride
Bob Collins will be riding the Ducati 848 Challenge VIP bike at Oulton Park BSB on the weekend of the 6th - 8th July.If you're into motorcycle racing, no doubt you'll have heard of Bob Collins. Former R6 Cup competitor 'Viagra Bob' as he was known
breaks out into a full-on tank-slapper but it's unnerving when you're trying to make progress down a country lane and you end up having to ride around the problem, shifting up and keeping the engine revs low appears to keep the 1125R in a calmer state
Click to read: Triumph Tiger 800 owners reviews, Triumph Tiger 800 specs and to see the Triumph Tiger 800 image gallery.I'VE JUST FINISHED a day riding Triumph's new Tiger 800. We ride the Tiger 800XC tomorrow. We're based around 30 miles west
Become a fan of Visordown
Follow us on twitter
Other Immediate Media Sites
Our eCommerce Platform
© Immediate Media Company Ltd 2012. This website is owned and published by Immediate Media Company Limited. www.immediatemedia.co.uk