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Ride an 1199 Panigale with Troy Bayliss at the Ducati Riding Experience

Andy Downes, 14 December 2011 12:06

Ducati has opened bookings for the 2012 season of Ducati Riding Experience events which will for the first time be using the all-new 195bhp 1199 Panigale superbike. The DRE courses run from complete novices through to experts and are held at some of Italy’s most famous racetracks with triple World Superbike champion Troy Bayliss instructing alongside ex-racer Marco Luccinelli and ...

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World record attempt starts at Glastonbury Festival this weekend

Andy Downes, 24 June 2011 10:11

Music business journalist Greg Parmley will try something never done before: riding to 26 festivals across Europe in just 30 days as he attempts to set a new Guinness World Record after leaving from Glastonbury this weekend. Parmley will be using a new BMW R1200R for the journey which starts at Glastonbury on June 24. Parmley will visit 13 countries, ...

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BMW gathers stars and famous bikes for Goodwood Festival of Speed

Andy Downes, 09 June 2011 10:46

BMW will have top racers Leon Haslam and the legendary John Surtees  to ride some of the companies best bikes at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on July 1 to 3. The highlight of this event is the hillclimb runs, during which vehicles and stars, including five BMW motorcycles blast along Lord March’s world-famous 1.16 mile drive through the Goodwood ...

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Think you're a bit handy at low speed riding?

Andy Downes, 04 March 2011 10:12

If you've ever thought you were a bit tasty at low speed riding then you need to have a look at this Japanese video where riders are attempting to score points while riding around a coned-out course. These competitions are often held in Japan with the Police using their specially-built Honda VFR800s but this is the first time we have ...

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Honda CBR Celebration event to launch new models

Andy Downes, 03 March 2011 13:08

Honda dealers across the country will be holding a CBR Celebration weekend on March 25 to 27 to launch the new CBR125R, CBR250R and the CBR600F models in the UK. This weekend event is the first time the all-new CBR250R and CBR600F will be available in dealerships and for test ride bookings. Individual Honda dealers will be hosting their own ...

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Green Honda Hornet on show at MCN Carole Nash Motorcycle Show

Andy Downes, 14 January 2011 13:46

Honda will be showing a unique Honda Hornet 600 which has been with paint inspired by the Green Hornet movie at the MCN Carole Nash Motorcycle show at ExCel in London from February 3 to 6.  Not only does the Hornet have a unique paint scheme  but it also gets a load of Honda accessories and the bike is a ...

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Injured soldier to hand over £40,000 cheque to Help for Heroes

Andy Downes, 14 January 2011 13:37

A British soldier who lost both legs and his right arm who completed a Land’s End to John O’Groats ride on an adapted trike during Summer 2010 will hand over a cheque for £40,000 on January 29. Corporal Andy Reid was injured in a bomb blast in 2009 and was incredibly lucky to survive his horrific injuries. A biker before ...

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Troy Bayliss to instruct at Ducati Riding Experience

Andy Downes, 11 January 2011 13:00

Former World Superbike champion Troy Bayliss will give riding tuition at the 2011 Ducati Riding Experience at a series of dates at racetracks across Italy. Bayliss retired from racing at the end of the 2009 season after one of the most successful careers in the WSB series – all with Ducati. He now returns to Ducati as an instructor on ...

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Riding skills: Using the throttle to steer a bike

Andy Downes, 06 August 2010 16:34

You steer a bike with the handlebars right? Of course you use the handlebars to get a bike to turn but a recent tuition course at the 14 mile Nurburgring in Germany taught me just how much adjustability can be dialled into the way a bike can be turned using only the throttle too. At a high speed course like ...

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MV Agusta revival dates announced

Andy Downes, 05 July 2010 17:05

MV Agusta has announced July 10 and 11, 2010 as the dates for the annual MV Agusta Revival which also combines celebrations of the 60th anniversary of MV Racing Department.  The 17th MV Agusta revival will be held at Cascina Costa, Italy, the same weekend as the 11th MV Agusta Owners Club meeting and the 6th Magni Owners meeting combined.  ...


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