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Steve Farrell  says:

Petrol thieves target bikes

Soaring fuel prices are leading thieves to steal petrol from motorcycles, it was warned last week.Fuel thieves who would normally target vehicles with larger tanks are increasingly viewing motorcycles as easier targets.An AA spokesman said: “What motorcyclists are facing are the toe-rags who have tried on cars and got petrol all over themselves and decided motorcycles are an easier hit.”...

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  • Posted 4 years ago (18 March 2011 12:01)

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Sep 09

Posts: 12

KernelKeld says:


What scum ... all that for £15 or so of petrol?

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Jun 10

Posts: 8

vagabond17 says:

same thing happened to me one night when i left my bike outside my girlfriends house, and they just left half the fuel to go down my engine and strip all the paint off.

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Mar 07

Posts: 1464

joeslow says:


I filled up yesterday and it was £19.10.

I suppose armoured fuel lines will be fitted as standard on future machines if the price of fuel keeps going up.

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Sep 08

Posts: 498

This sort of thing is going to become more and more common, it's completely rediculous hte price of petrol, I know everyone keeps blaming the cost of global fuel bla bla bla, but it's not not really it's just the rediculous amount of tax that is on fuel. A smart man would buy in bulk jerry cans and hoses, and in a few months start selling them off on ebay, demand will be high....

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Aug 10

Posts: 310

tockie says:

Unspeakable bastards Grrrrrr.!

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