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Jennie Gow out of 2011 BBC MotoGP team

Andy Downes, 25 January 2011 11:40

BBC MotoGP presenter Jennie Gow has just announced she will not be covering the racing series this year after just one season with the BBC MotoGP team. Gow was announced as the replacement for fans’ favourite Suzi Perry at the start of the 2010 season but despite her best efforts to fill the huge hole left by Perry her lack ...

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Kawasaki recalls new ZX-10R - Update from Kawasaki UK

Andy Downes, 13 December 2010 09:26

Kawasaki has issued what it is calling a ‘technical hold’ on ALL new ZX-10Rs in America but hasn’t revealed why. Kawasaki America has ordered all bikes sold and delivered to be sent back.  UPDATE 14 Dec: Kawasaki UK has released the following statement: "Following its recent successful Press Launch in Qatar, the European sales introduction of the 2011 model Kawasaki ...

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MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo opens Motorcycle Live

Andy Downes, 27 November 2010 11:00

Motorcycle Live at the NEC in Birmingham has been officially opened by 2010 MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo as he prepares to spend the day at the show. Lorenzo was on hand to open the show to the public as the radically overhauled show aims to address issues raised by show goers from previous years. As a result the show will ...

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What do you make of the Ducati Diavel?

Andy Downes, 24 November 2010 13:21

Ducati has opened an online comment forum for the new and opinion-dividing Diavel musclebike which Ducati hopes can take near superbike performance and handling to the cruiser market. The forum is open to anyone who has something to say about the new bike – good or bad. Full information about the bike confirms 162bhp, 207kg kerbweight for the more expensive ...

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Ducati Diavel v Yamaha V-Max

Andy Downes, 10 November 2010 13:04

At the heart of the new Diavel is the Testastretta 11 engine that originally appeared in the ground-breaking Multistrada 1200. But is that enough to outgun the Yamaha V-Max?    Find a Yamaha V-Max for sale Yes. The Testastretta 11 has a redesigned cylinder head and cam timing to produce softer power than the original superbike engine on which it’s based ...

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KTM slashes prices by up to £2000 in new offer

Andy Downes, 09 September 2010 15:46

KTM is chopping up to £2000 off the list price of selected 2010 models for a limited time as it takes off the VAT. KTM says: “KTM UK would like to announce a fantastic promotion on selected models from its Street range, offering customers some great savings equivalent to VAT off new KTM motorcycles. This offer is only available for ...

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0% finance on all MV Agustas

Andy Downes, 30 July 2010 17:03

All of the 2009 and 2010 MV Agusta range is now available with 0% finance and a 25% deposit. MV is also offering an alternative 50/50 finance offer where customers can ride away for a 50% down payment and 24 monthly instalments. This leaves the final 50% payment to pay at the end of the two years and the bike ...

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Staff bikes: BMW R1200RT - racking up the mileage

Andy Downes, 23 July 2010 12:09

Daily use of the BMW R1200RT has seen the mileage cresting 8000 with familiarity allowing me to love the bike and the way it can apparently do almost anything. Fidn a BMW R1200RT for sale People look at the RT and think it’s a big beast. I’ll admit it does look imposing but this bulk evaporates the moment the wheels ...

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Kawasaki announce ER-6f foot guard and cowling bracket recall

Andy Downes, 22 July 2010 15:29

Kawasaki is recalling around 1000 ER6-f models to replace the footguard and mounting bracket after it found in certain conditions that fouling can stop the rear brake being used effectively.  A Kawasaki statement reads: “Kawasaki has become aware that on some units of 2009 and 2010 ER-6f models, the rider’s footwear may contact the top edge of the lower right ...

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Ducati Diavel bike up close - new spy shots!

Andy Downes, 15 July 2010 12:28

Ducati’s new 1200cc V-twin muscle bike has been staked out by MCN just a week after amateur spy shots captured the bike testing on the road. New Ducati Mega-Monster spotted testing on the road These new images give the best look yet at the bike's overall appearance and reveal a host of fascinating new details.   We caught the bike leaving ...


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