Bike news

  • Herald expand 125 range for 2018

    Today 15:24 by Liam Marsden

    Herald expand 125 range for 2018

    Funky small bike company Herald will expand their 125cc range significantly for 2018, and two of the new bikes are expected to be available in December this year. The Café 125 and the Classic 125 are...

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  • The Sunday Social with George Clarke

    Today 11:00 by Richard Newland

    The Sunday Social with George Clarke

    George Clarke, architect and TV presenter, is famous for his amazing spaces and boundless positivity – but he's also a complete motorcycle obsessive who believes that “Riding a motorcycle is the...

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  • What’s going on at Motorcycle Live?

    Yesterday 09:00 by MCN News

    What’s going on at Motorcycle Live?

    Motorcycle Live is back and it’s bursting with motorcycles, kit, celebrities, riding features and live events that promise to deliver a packed day of temptation and entertainment!   New...

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  • Top 5 heated motorcycle jackets

    17 November 2017 by MCN News

    Top 5 heated motorcycle jackets

    MCN ShopRiding in winter can be tedious –and incredibly dangerous – if not adequately prepared for it. However, heated kit is the perfect solution for those sub-temperature spells in the saddle and will keep...

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  • Bike of the day: Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere

    16 November 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere

    Bikes for saleSomething to start you off on an epic adventure, or just a comfortable and practical way to head to the shops, this Super Tenere is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This XTZ1200 Super Tenere is...

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  • Yamaha's subtle R1M job

    16 November 2017 by James Archibald

    Yamaha's subtle R1M job

    It might have been overlooked thanks to the introduction of the intriguing new Niken three-wheeler stealing the limelight at EICMA, but Yamaha’s blue missile, the R1M, is to get a number of subtle...

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  • Indian and Ducati produce stunning timepieces

    16 November 2017 by James Archibald

    Indian and Ducati produce stunning timepieces

    Among the madness of all the new motorcycles, a couple of lower key announcements from EICMA last week came in the form of some special collaborative watches, with both Ducati and Indian partnering up...

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  • Official: Norton 650 Scrambler in development

    15 November 2017 by Richard Newland

    Official: Norton 650 Scrambler in development

    Norton will reveal their intention to build a new family of 650cc parallel-twins at this weekend’s Motorcycle Live, showing renderings of a new scrambler model to canvass input from potential...

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  • Watch: GS Trophy gets a dose of girl power

    15 November 2017 by James Archibald

    Watch: GS Trophy gets a dose of girl power

    The final line-up for next year’s Int. BMW Motorrad GS Trophy, which takes place in Mongolia next June, is nearly complete. Organisers are piecing together who will compete, with the Female GS Trophy...

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  • Help us decide the best 2018 Suzuki GSX-R colour

    15 November 2017 by James Archibald

    Help us decide the best 2018 Suzuki GSX-R colour

    Suzuki have announced an interesting new white paint scheme for their GSX-R1000 and range-topping GSX-R1000R bikes for 2018. The white option is inspired by the Japanese manufacturer’s current MotoGP...

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  • Bike of the day: Kawasaki Ninja 250R

    15 November 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Kawasaki Ninja 250R

    Bikes For SaleWith a Ninja 400 being released for 2018, we wanted to give love to some of Kawasaki's siblings. This week we've got a 250R for sale. Here is a bike you can buy in the UK, Europe and...

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  • Kawasaki announce 2018 UK prices

    14 November 2017 by Jordan Gibbons

    Kawasaki announce 2018 UK prices

    It’s not often that we say this about a manufacturer but Kawasaki have announced their UK pricing for 2018 and some of the models are less than we expected. A lot less. H2 SX & H2 SX SE First up...

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  • Video: Take a ride through the Dolomites

    14 November 2017 by MCN News

    Video: Take a ride through the Dolomites

    It's November in the UK, which means when you look out of the window it's either very grey or very dark. It's not really riding season any more, unless you enjoy riding until your digits go numb from...

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  • Bike of the day: Suzuki SV650S

    14 November 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Suzuki SV650S

    Bikes for saleA brilliant bike for the winter, this Suzuki SV650S is today’s bike of the day.  Seller says “Apart from a slight dink in the tank the bike is in Very Nice Condition. The bike comes with the...

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  • 10 best bikes from the South West

    13 November 2017 by James Archibald

    10 best bikes from the South West

    Bikes for saleIf you’re in the market for a bike in Cornwall, then Damerell's has to be a port of call in your search. As the largest dealership in the region, it’s one of the go-to places for bikers to get their...

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  • Bike of the day: Honda CBR600F

    13 November 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Honda CBR600F

    Bikes for saleOne of the all-round greats, this Honda CBR600 is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This CBR600 comes with only 1 previous owner, service history and 33,026 miles. It has crash protectors, LED...

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  • Bike of the day: Suzuki GSF1250S Bandit

    12 November 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Suzuki GSF1250S Bandit

    Bikes for saleThe Suzuki Bandit may be known as the Blandit to some, but they're incredibly versatile and practical bikes. Seller says “Full service history, MOT till August -only done 200 miles since last service...

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  • The Sunday Social with The Missenden Flyer

    12 November 2017 by Liam Marsden

    The Sunday Social with The Missenden Flyer

    For this weeks Sunday Social we spoke with YouTube motovlogger The Missenden Flyer about his YouTube rise and new bikes. TOP STORIES Official: Norton 650 Scrambler in development Watch: GS Trophy...

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  • Bike of the day: KTM 990 Super Duke

    11 November 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: KTM 990 Super Duke

    Bikes for saleA low mileage super naked with bags of attitude. Seller says “Only covered 60 miles in the last four years. In great condition as you would expect of a bike with this sort of mileage. Complete with...

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  • 4 Alpinestars products perfect for winter

    10 November 2017 by MCN News

    4 Alpinestars products perfect for winter

    MCN ShopAlpinestars have a bit of a name for themselves in the wonderful world of motorcycling, providing top products that are used at the very height of racing for the great protective qualities on...

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  • So, you want to be a bike instructor?

    10 November 2017 by Dan Sutherland

    So, you want to be a bike instructor?

    MCN lifts the lid on the world of licences, teaching and pupil diversity Almost any motorcyclist will have sat and thought about becoming a bike instructor. Riding bikes and being paid – what’s not to...

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  • Motorcycle sales: 10 month slide

    10 November 2017 by Liam Marsden

    Motorcycle sales: 10 month slide

    Motorcycle sales continue to fall in 2017, with October's figures showing a decrease compared to the same month last year. With motorcycles, tricycles, scooters and mopeds combined, registrations were...

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  • Bike of the day: Suzuki Hayabusa

    10 November 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Suzuki Hayabusa

    Bikes for saleA fantastically clean Suzuki Hayabusa with low miles and plenty of extras. Seller says “Same owner for 15 years. virtually mint with full service history from new. Maintained regardless of cost. Brand...

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  • Kymco unveil three wheel concept

    10 November 2017 by Liam Marsden

    Kymco unveil three wheel concept

    Taiwanese manufacturer Kymco unveiled two concept scooters at this week's Milan Show, one of which has three wheels. Kymco are classing both bikes as 'adventure tourers', although there doesn't look...

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  • Carole Nash MCN London Motorcycle Show 2018

    09 November 2017 by MCN News

    Carole Nash MCN London Motorcycle Show 2018

    An all-new live action show is set to hit the Carole Nash MCN London Motorcycle Show in February. Discounted tickets and paddock passes are on sale now, but that's not all that we've got planned! Our...

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  • Brough Superior Pendine Sands Racer

    09 November 2017 by Richard Newland

    Brough Superior Pendine Sands Racer

    Brough Superior are still very much the Rolls Royce of motorcycles, and with the full production SS100 MK2 now on sale in the UK, the firm is genuinely back in business. But just as we’ve become used...

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  • The world's biggest poppy

    09 November 2017 by Justin Hayzelden

    The world's biggest poppy

    If you so happen to be flying over London on Sunday November 12 you’ll probably notice someone’s painted the M25 red. But it’s actually around 4,000 motorcyclists – all wearing red and all riding...

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  • Aprilia announce RSV4 Factory Works kit

    09 November 2017 by James Archibald

    Aprilia announce RSV4 Factory Works kit

    Aprilia have announced a Factory Works kit for their stunning RSV4 RF and RR sportsbikes, which increases power to 215bhp and includes aerodynamic winglets, as featured on today’s crop of MotoGP...

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