From Chief Eurosport MotoGP Geek Neil Spalding comes the Second Edition of his MotoGP Technology book. And we like it.With his in-depth knowledge and insider access to photograph and study all of the bikes to give a comprehensive technical history
THIS VIDEO shows a new concept technology, designed to reduce the risk of brain damage in the event of an accident.The helmet features a lining that contains a liquid, that, when triggered, cools down - just like an ice pack. The idea
BMW's new 7000sq metre WSB test facilitySINCE BMW'S announcement last October that it would be entering the WorldSuperbike Championship in 2009 the German company has been busy readyingitself, both on an off track.In just eight months it has transformed a plot of shrub land sixty...
TRIUMPH will add fuel injection to its entire retro parallel twin-motor range. The new fuel injection has now become necessary to tackle Euro 3 emissions standards. According to our factory source, Triumph are planning to design a 'dummy' carburettor to maintain the classic looks...
MICRON the well-known exhaust manufacturer has ceased trading as of 10am yesterday (Thursday 10th July). The Micron team of over 20 staff - of which some have been working for the company for 20 years - have been laid off with as yet no offer of pay.It is thought that Micron's pa...
THE GOVERNMENT has announced plans for 24 road and public transport schemes, including managed motorway and hard shoulder running projects.Variable speed limits and the use of the hard shoulder lane are already in place on certain motorways to manage traffic flow; the government ...
Honda's Dual Clutch Technology (DCT) is in its second generation. The first, as used on the VFR1200FA was remarkably smooth, but Honda being Honda, well, they had to tinker with it.DCT works by having one clutch for odd-numbered gears and one
that the tyre-shredding 500s never could?Jeremy McWilliams is one person more experienced than most to say if MotoGP has given us anything. “There’s tons of stuff that’s come from MotoGP, most recently with tyre technology from Bridgestone. I was speaking
Following the lead of the automotive industry is nothing new in motorcycling. Traction control and anti-locking brake systems are just two prime examples of how car technology filters down, so the latest developments in motorcycle airbag protection
AFTER the 6th November two-stroke Grand Prix race bikes will be resigned to a historic memory when the engines of 125 GP class will be changed for 250cc four-stroke engines, MotoGP's Director of Technology, Corrado Cecchinelli detailed the new
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