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New issue of Practical Sportsbikes on sale March 16

Chris Newbigging, 16 March 2011 17:48

The latest issue of Practical Sportsbikes magazine is now on sale (March 16) – the first monthly edition of the UK’s best mag for 70s, 80s and 90s sportsbikes. In this issue we’re riding some of the greatest learner bikes from the 1970s and 1980s, pitting the Kawasaki KH250, Suzuki GT250 X7 and RD250LC head-to-head as well as a talking ...

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KTM denies reports of Bajaj takeover

Chris Newbigging, 12 February 2010 09:34

KTM has denied claims by an Indian news agency that it has invited 30% stakeholder to increase it’s stake to 90%. Read the original story here The Austrian firm says that current controlling shareholder CROSS Industries will continue to hold more than 50% of shares in KTM, meaning there will be no change in leadership of the company. Earlier reports ...

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Norton heads to Bonneville speed trials

Chris Newbigging, 25 August 2009 17:51

Norton boss Stuart Garner sent these pictures of the Norton NRV588 rotary racer being crated up ready for to fly out to the legendary Bonneville salt flats in Utah. Garner will be riding the bike flat out in order to prepare for a record run next year if the FIM puts a new rotary class in place. MCN will be ...

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Honda launches amazing 50 years of racing web page

Chris Newbigging, 19 August 2009 10:21

Honda is celebrating 50 years of its involvement in bike racing with a stunning collection of unseen pictures, videos and ringtones with a web page full of free downloads. There’s a chronological history of the landmarks in Honda’s racing history, accompanied by free downloads of pictures not released before, plus MP3 ringtones and videos from the past and present. See ...

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MCN rides with Foggy at Festival of 1000 Bikes

Chris Newbigging, 13 July 2009 10:43

Carl Fogarty rode a bike hard for the first time since the end of his career at the Festival of 1000 bikes – and MCN was there to capture it on video. Video: MCN rides with Foggy Our reporter tailed Foggy for his blast round Mallory – and despite the events status as a non-competitive parade, the British racing legend ...

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Yamaha recalls over 50,000 motorcycles

Chris Newbigging, 27 January 2009 12:59

Yamaha is recalling a staggering 53,814 motorcycles to replace a potentially faulty rear shock absorber. Yamaha motorcycles for sale The recall affects the Yamaha TW200 (which wasn’t sold officially in the UK) built from 1987 to 2001. Just six complaints and one minor accident have prompted the huge recall, according to Yamaha.

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Jim Carrey rides Ducati Hypermotard in Yes Man

Chris Newbigging, 10 December 2008 09:59

Jim Carrey rides a Ducati Hypermotard in new US comedy film 'Yes Man'. The film revolves around Carrey's character Carl Allen being challenged to say 'yes' to everything - leading him to learn to ride a motorcycle. See him here in this short trailer wheelying a Hypermotard, or see it from 26 December 2008.

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UK’s top doggy pillions wanted

Chris Newbigging, 20 May 2008 14:56

Bennetts is looking for the UK’s ultimate pillion pooch to be used in a future marketing campaign. The insurance provider wants to hear from anyone whose dog demands pride of place on your motorcycle, loves leathers and hates to miss out on the thrill of a ride! If you think that you and your dog has what it takes to be ...

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Friday funny video: Colin Furze's police wind-up

Chris Newbigging, 09 May 2008 17:09

YouTube prankster Colin Furze has just finished his latest video, a spoof wind-up on a traffic policeman. Colin's channel is best known for his home-made wall of death, but he also comes up with simple gag videos for his YouTube channel.  

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£30 cash back with Pirelli Diablo Rosso tyres

Chris Newbigging, 07 March 2008 16:05

Pirelli is reintroducing its successful cash-back offer with the new Diablo Rosso sports tyre. Anyone who buys a set of new Diablo Rosso can claim £30 back from Pirelli by downloading a voucher from the Pirelli web-site and sending it to Pirelli with proof of purchase. The offer runs from March 10 to the end of April 2008. See the ...

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