100 – Karel Abraham is scheduled to make his 100th Grand Prix start at the Dutch TT. Abraham made his Grand Prix debut in the 125cc class at the opening race of 2005 at Jerez. After two years in the 125cc class he moved up to the 250cc class and then to the Moto2 class for 2010 a...
MOTORCYCLISTS are half as likely as other road users to drink-drive, according to recent figures released by the MCI.The latest drink-drive statistics show of the motorcycle riders tested following an accident in 2008, 1.4 per cent failed a
THE RAC Foundation has released mortality statistics for road traffic accidents in the UK. The data covers all vehicles, not just motorcycles.The data has been gathered as part of the Commission for Global Road Safety - for the formal launch
On average approximately 50,000 motorcycles are stolen each year. They're taken from outside homes, from large urban environments across the countries major cites and highly organised gangs are at the heart of thefts preying on innocent motorcyclists.Experts of motorcycle securit...
"Right, where's the keys to my ZX-10"ROAD USERS who take drugs and then drive or ride will be targeted in a new £2million advertising campaign from the Government. New figures have caused alarm after it was revealed that young people think it is OK to get behind the wheel after...
Julie Townsend, deputy chief executive of Brake, 'this report gives an indication of how many violent and devastating casualties on our roads could be prevented through a simple eye examination.'However, according to statistics from a report released last year
A EUROPEAN study of 921 motorcycle accidents reports that you've got a 60% chance of a car being your collision partner during an accident.The study shows what the collision partner was and not what the cause of the accident was. In 60% of cases, a car was the collision partner. ...
150 - Alvaro Bautista will be making his 150th Grand Prix start at Jerez. Following the opening race of the year in Qatar, Bautista has made 33 starts in MotoGP, 49 in the 250cc class and 67 in the 125cc class.150 – At the Spanish GP, Thomas Luthi is scheduled to make his 150th G...
PERSONAL INJURY claims are up 57% since 2005, according to insurer Aviva.The insurer has also seen motorcycle claims costs increase by 51% in the same period, with the insurer’s statistics indicating that this is a consequence of more riders
ROAD FATALITIES recorded the biggest decrease since 1990 with a drop of 8.9% in 2008 compared to 2007 according to figures just released by the International Transport Forum.Preliminary data for 2009 shows a continuing significant reduction in the number of road deaths for most I...
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