As I’ve been gagging for the new race season to kick off so it was almost a pleasure getting up at stupid 0 clock to watch the World Superbike Championship opener at Phillip Island last weekend.I have to say Messrs Burnicle and Whitham were on form although I was disappointed th...
Click to read: Ducati 999R owners reviews, Ducati 999R specs and to see the Ducati 999R image gallery.Likewise, when asked to pick a favourite race bike it will be one that comes with happy memories. I never had a good day on a Ducati race bike so, rightly or wrongly, I am always...
There are certain things you remember in life. Where you were when Kennedy was shot (I was on the potty), your first sexual experience (no comment) or when you rode your first Blade.I remember it well. I was staying over with Mick Doohan in early
There are no Rossi-types in F1, says NiallIt's fantastic to see Lewis Hamilton chewing up the best racers the world has to offer in Formula One. Anything to make that sport more interesting, and put a Briton in the limelight, can only be good for us
of bottle or just boring old common sense, from an early age, what little brain I have has always said no.Riding slow, however, is also not an option though as this induces sleep. In the U.S of A, where much of the Country is strictly limited to 55mph, I
> Take your time to learn an unfamiliar track. Get reference points so you know where you are and what you're doing. If possible, get a top-notch rider who knows the place to show you the correct line and give you tips.> Get someone you have utter
track tour where he explains riding techniques and answers questions (he even drives the bus). At 6pm you will then enjoy a full on Texan BBQ cooked by none other than Mom and Pop Schwantz, Jim and Shirley. On day two, the format continues building into more
’s best so it’s still a box that has to be ticked at least once a year. Donington and Brands Hatch GP are more satisfying circuits where you can really enjoy the huge power and fancy electronics of your latest S1000RR and ZX10(when it arrives) and where
For all of us, riding bikes is a seat of the pants skill, so no matter where you are when it comes to ability and experience, your bike will be constantly feeding back information that hopefully can be put to good use. While there might be a few
for a jaunt into the heart of Leicester where you can still park bikes for free then walk to all the major shops in minutes. I needed to appear in person at the main Post Office for an International Driving Permit as I found out without one; I couldn
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