Insurance by Bike Type

  • 125cc Bike Insurance

    19 October 2017 by MCN Compare

    125cc Bike Insurance

    125cc motorcycles are incredibly popular because they’re easy to ride and cheap to buy, run and insure. In 2016 almost 40% of the 128,644 motorcycles sold were between 50-125cc. 125cc bikes generally...

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  • Naked Bike Insurance

    12 September 2017 by MCN News

    Naked Bike Insurance

    What is a naked bike? Naked bikes are motorcycles that have no, or very little, bodywork.  Naked bikes generally have an upright riding position that makes them comfortable on long journey and...

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  • Motocross Bike Insurance

    12 September 2017 by MCN News

    Motocross Bike Insurance

    What is a motocross bike? A motocross bike is an off-road motorcycle designed specifically for use on motocross tracks and in motocross competitions. They're typically identified by their minimal...

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  • Imported Bike Insurance

    12 September 2017 by MCN News

    Imported Bike Insurance

    Why might your bike be imported? Bikes tend to be imported because they were never officially brought into the country by the manufacturer. If you would like to import a bike from another country...

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  • Electric Bike Insurance

    12 September 2017 by MCN News

    Electric Bike Insurance

    What are electric bikes? Electric bikes are bikes powered by electric motors instead of the usual internal combustion engines. Power is stored in batteries, and they can generally be charged from a...

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  • Quad Bike Insurance

    11 September 2017 by MCN News

    Some motorbike riders might think quad bikes have two wheels too many. You know they're the four-wheeled bike-looking-things that are usually used for off-road but you tend to see them on-road nowadays too. Our cynicism aside, they’re easy to use, great fun and MCN Compare can get you great quad bike insurance quote. Do quad bikes need insurance? Road-legal quad insurance differs from standard...

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  • Cruiser motorbike insurance

    04 September 2017 by MCN News

    Cruiser motorbike insurance

    What is a cruiser motorcycle? Cruiser motorcycles can generally be defined by the riding position, which places the feet forward of the rider and the arms straight out in front. Imagine relaxing on...

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  • Custom Bike Insurance

    01 September 2017 by MCN News

    Custom Bike Insurance

    What is a custom bike? Pretty much as it says on the tin, really. A custom bike is a motorcycle that has been modified to the owner's tastes/requirements. Creating a custom bike can be something as...

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  • Sports tourer insurance

    29 August 2017 by MCN News

    Sports tourer insurance

    What is a sports tourer? A sports tourer is a motorcycle designed to bridge the gap between full on sporsbikes and superbikes and dedicated touring motorcycles.  Sports touring motorcycles are...

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  • Superbike Insurance

    22 August 2017 by MCN News

    Superbike Insurance

    What is a superbike? Superbikes are sportsbikes that sit within the 1000cc engine capacity bracket so they're eligible to be used in superbike race classes around the world ssuch as British Superbikes...

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  • Sport Bike Insurance

    16 August 2017 by MCN News

    Sport Bike Insurance

    Looking for motorcycle sportsbike insurance insurance? Head to MCN Compare and get a quote in minutes  What is a sportsbike? Generally speaking, sportsbikes are designed to go fast and usually...

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  • Trike insurance

    15 August 2017 by MCN News

    Trike insurance

    What is a trike? Trikes are three-wheeled vehicles, usually with one wheel at the front, like a motorcycle, and two at the back, although they can have two wheels at the front and one at the...

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  • Scooter insurance

    10 August 2017 by MCN News

    Scooter insurance

    What is a scooter? Scooters are essentially automatic motorcycles with step through frames and footboards instead of footpegs. They're popular in cities due to their cheap price, practicality (most of...

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  • Classic bike insurance

    08 August 2017 by MCN News

    What age does a bike need to be for classic insurance? There's no single answer for this, as it will vary between insurers, but the general rule is that your bike must be at least 20 years old to be considered a classic. Some insurers may accept younger bikes as classics, some may say your bike has to be 25 years old. Always check with each insurer what their limit is. Why is classic bike...

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  • Moped Insurance

    08 August 2017 by MCN News

    Moped Insurance

    Looking for motorcycle insurance? Head to MCN Compare and get a quote in minutes! What is a moped? In the UK, a moped is any low powered motorcycle with an engine capacity under 50cc and a...

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  • Adventure Bike Insurance

    07 August 2017 by MCN News

    Adventure Bike Insurance

    Adventure bikes are one of the most popular styles of motorbikes on the road today due to their versatility and comfort. Adventure bikes can range from cheap, small-capacity models to technologically...

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