Skip to content

Motorcycle News

In association with

You looked for...

and found 54 items

Results 31 - 40 of 54

leading article image
rating is 4.5

Essex Air Ambulance team countdown to 11th motorcycle run

Andy Downes, 03 September 2010 15:45

It’s just over a week until the 11th Essex Air Ambulance motorcycle run on September 12 which is aiming to beat last year’s record-breaking 5000 riders taking part which raised £42,000. All those pre-registered to take part in the event will be entered into a prize draw to win a BMW F650 GS, donated by Cannon-BMW. Those who have pre-registered ...

leading article image
rating is 4

Norton to MotoGP rumours

Andy Downes, 19 August 2010 11:46

Rumours that Norton has applied for two grid slots in MotoGP for 2012 are circulating after a respected MotoGP journalist printed a story in Austrian magazine Speed Week. Gunther Wiesinger has claimed the resurgent British company has asked for two slots on the 2012 grid from MotoGP organisers, Dorna as the series returns to 1000cc capacity from the current 800cc. ...

leading article image
rating is 4

Motorcyclists ignore tyre safety warnings

Andy Downes, 25 March 2010 10:29

Defective tyre related accidents have increased by 28% according to new Department of Transport figures obtained by tyre safety organisation TyreSafe. As a result of dodgy and illegal tyres MOT failures have increased to 26,000 a year – that’s 75 every day.    April is Tyre Safety Month and TyreSafe, the UK’s leading tyre safety organisation, is warning that motorcyclists are ...

leading article image
rating is 4.5

Video: Dougie Lampkin takes a tour of the Goodwood estate

Andy Downes, 18 March 2010 15:31

This is Dougie Lampkin riding around the Goodwood estate in the new video promoting the 2010 Goodwood Festival of Speed as he tracks down Formula One stars Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button. And it's absolutely brilliant. Starring in the video is celebratry chef James Martin and actor and petrolhead Chris Barrie along with the F1 drivers too.  

leading article image
rating is 4

Isle of Man healthcare extended for six months

Andy Downes, 17 March 2010 16:47

Free healthcare for visitors to the Isle of Man has been extended by the British Government for six months while further investigations are carried out. The decision reinstates the Reciprocal Heathcare Agreement (RHA) between Great Britain and the Isle of Man which was due to end on April 1. It will now be extended for six months while a review ...

leading article image
rating is 4

Video: True state of Donington Park track revealed

Andy Downes, 09 March 2010 16:35

This exclusive video shot by MCN shows the true scale of the work to repair the ill-fated building work facing the circuit owners before they can bring back any kind of racing to the track.  MCN was able to complete a lap in a car with a video camera to show just how much destruction has been wreaked before the ...

leading article image
rating is 4

Ducati Multistrada 1200 gets resounding thumbs-up from show goers

Andy Downes, 04 February 2010 11:58

Ducati’s new Multistrada 1200 has been a hot attraction for show goers at the Carole Nash MCN Motorcycle Show at Excel which opened this morning. The Multistrada is the bike Ducati is hoping will take a healthy slice of the adventure-bike market which BMW has cornered with the ultra-successful R1200GS. If the responses of the customers MCN has spoken to ...

leading article image
rating is 4

Aprilia recalls more RSV4s for engine swap

Andy Downes, 26 January 2010 16:25

Aprilia is voluntarily recalling all of the RSV4 superbikes sold in America to add to the ones from the rest of the world already under recall. It’s understood almost 300 bikes across the world are affected in the recall. The move follows conrod failures on a handful of bikes during the launch of the RSV4-R - later attributed to a ...

leading article image
rating is 4

Injured soldier riding for Help for Heroes

Andy Downes, 21 January 2010 13:00

A solider and biker who lost both legs and an arm in an explosion in Afghanistan will be leading a procession of other bikers on a specially-adapted trike from Lands End to John O’Groats, and they want others to join them along the way. The trip is called The Numbumrun and will take place during the August Bank Holiday weekend, ...

leading article image
rating is 4

Death of freestyle motocross rider remains shrouded in mystery

Andy Downes, 22 December 2009 15:52

The recent cause of death of freestyle motocrosser Mike Cinqmars remains a mystery after a coroners autopsy failed to determine what killed the 31-year-old at his Californian home on December 11. Cinqmars was found unconscious at his home on December 11 and taken to hospital but he died later that day. It was the final twist to a tragic story ...

Results

Compare Insurance

Save money by comparing quotes. It's quick and easy

Motorcycles for sale

 

It's only £13.99 to advertise your motorcycle on MCN

Sell your Motorcycle

Motorcycle pricing tool

New! Find used bike prices

MCN Shop

With over 18,000 products, MCN shop is the best place to buy your biking kit