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Honda PCX125 gets host of changes

Andy Downes, 14 January 2014 10:59

The UK’s best-selling scooter, the Honda PCX125 has been given a raft of changes for 2014 aiming to improve rider comfort and further improving fuel economy. The new 2014 model offers revised styling, is even more fuel-efficient and gets a series of additional details to make the scooter more useful for city commuters. Honda’s press release states: “A smart, sporty ...

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Thousands of BMWs need fuel fix

Andy Downes, 09 January 2014 16:16

BMW GB will be writing to a wide range of owners of thousands of BMW motorcycles to inform them of a fix to potential cracks in fuel pump flanges which can cause fuel leaks. BMW is anxious to point out this is not a matter for panic, there have been no safety issues related to this in the UK but ...

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New ‘Champions Choice’ Kawasaki finance

Andy Downes, 09 January 2014 13:38

Kawasaki is offering a new finance offer called ‘Champions Choices’ which covers 24 models on 0% finance and deposits as low as £99 on many models. Part of the offer covers the entire Ninja range which follows the world championship win in the World Superbike series for Tom Sykes with the ZX-10R and ZX-6R both included. The 24 models included ...

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60mph M1 limit proposed

Andy Downes, 06 January 2014 13:16

A proposed 60mph limit over 32-miles of the M1 motorway to cut air pollution could see the lower limit enforced for ‘several years’ if enacted. The Highways Agency has just launched a new consultation  which would see a 60mph limit imposed from 7am to 7pm over 32-miles stretching from junction 28 near Matlock in Derbyshire to 35a at Rotherham in ...

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J&S buys 12 Hein Gericke stores

Andy Downes, 03 January 2014 15:56

J&S accessories has bought 12 of the 16 Hein Gericke stores affected by the recent return to administration of the German-owned firm and they will all be relaunched as J&S stores later in January.The 12 stores include Aberdeen, Braintree, Farnborough, Gants Hill, Glasgow, Hanger Lane, Leeds, Leicester, Maidstone, Oxford, Preston and Stockwell.Hein Gericke was put back into administration the week ...

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Save Brighton Speed Trials campaign launched

Andy Downes, 02 January 2014 11:08

A campaign has been launched to save Brighton’s historic seafront Speed Trials following the decision of the city council to axe the event after 108 years.Brighton and Hove City Council is planning to block permission to grant a licence for the event; a decision the council says follows a fatal accident in 2012 when a sidecar passenger was killed but ...

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KTM Freeride E first ride

Andy Downes, 28 December 2013 09:30

It’s safe to say that, so far, sales of electric motorcycles in any class have been almost inconsequentially small. But, on the basis of a short test on a pre-production KTM Freeride E motocross bike, it’s equally clear that this could simply be because the right bikes haven’t been available to buy – yet. The threats to off-road riding have ...

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Hein Gericke back in administration

Andy Downes, 18 December 2013 15:43

UPDATE 19/12/13, 09:43am MCN understands three Hein Gericke shops are still open for business following a call this morning. Those shops are Glasgow, Stockwell and Farnborough. It still seems that vouchers are not going to be honoured even in stores that are open for business. Anyone who bought vouchers on a credit card is advised to contact their credit card ...

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Ducati officially dismisses scooter rumours…again!

Andy Downes, 16 December 2013 15:31

Ducati boss Claudio Domenicali has once again officially dismissed rumours the Italian firm is working on either a scooter or small capacity bikes in the foreseeable future despite new and unfounded internet rumours.Stories of a Ducati scooter have been doing the rounds for years but the firm has always denied this was planned; that situation is no different today despite ...

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Triumph announces 2013 financial results

Andy Downes, 13 December 2013 17:15

Triumph has announced financial results for the year up to June 30, 2013 which are different to those reported in the Financial Times this morning which the British bike firm says were ‘incorrectly reported’. Triumph’s statement shows the company made a £0.1m operating loss before interest and tax which is down from a £15.7 million profit in 2012. Triumph says ...

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