Bike news

  • In this week's issue: Yamaha special

    Today 14:22 by MCN News

    In this week's issue: Yamaha special

    It's #MCNWednesday time again! And this week we test every single MT from the Yamaha range. And yes our amazing, fabulous new MCN design still looks amazing and fabulous. Pick-up our new-look MCN from...

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  • Sell a bike for what you paid for it

    Today 11:00 by Neil Murray

    Sell a bike for what you paid for it

    Bikes for saleSave yourself money by buying a depreciation free bike When bike prices go up – and they will next year – depreciation of older bikes changes. All of a sudden it’s not: “Well, it’s five years old so...

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  • Record breaking swag up for auction

    Today 09:00 by James Archibald

    Record breaking swag up for auction

    A collection of motorcycle medals, trophies and other achievement pieces from the early 20th century will be available to the highest bidder at the Charterhouse auction in Dorset on January, 20...

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  • Bike of the day: Aprilia SL1000 Falco

    Today 09:00 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Aprilia SL1000 Falco

    Bikes for saleToday's bike of the day is this 2003 Aprilia SL1000 Falco. Seller says  "This bike is in great condition for it's age and mileage. Brilliant touring bike with a brilliant sounding fast motor. It...

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  • Day 6: MCN Great Christmas Giveaway!

    Today 07:00 by MCN News Team

    Day 6: MCN Great Christmas Giveaway!

    Win ItIt's day six of our great Christmas Giveaway and today's prize would be a welcome addition to any garage. Keep checking back till Christmas Eve to see what our daily giveaway is and don't forget to...

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  • Win £1,000 of biking gear with Carole Nash

    Yesterday 15:37 by MCN News

    Win £1,000 of biking gear with Carole Nash

    Christmas really could come early this year courtesy of Carole Nash! They're giving away a sleigh full of prizes that would make Santa blush in a festive prize draw. Simply call Carole Nash or go...

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  • 2017 KTM 1290 Super Duke R: First ride

    Yesterday 13:33 by Michael Neeves

    2017 KTM 1290 Super Duke R: First ride

    We’ve managed to grab a sneaky go on KTM’s new £13,999 1290 Super Duke R here at its world launch in Qatar…before this evening’s technical presentation and tomorrow’s track action at the Losail...

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  • New Suzuki SV650 Scrambler

    Yesterday 12:11 by Jordan Gibbons

    New Suzuki SV650 Scrambler

    Suzuki has a new SV650 Scrambler for 2017 but it’s not for sale in the UK Suzuki have been curiously absent from the retro craze that has gripped motorcycling in the last few years. However a video...

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  • Christmas gifts for those who like to tour

    Yesterday 09:00 by MCN News

    Christmas gifts for those who like to tour

    Do big miles? Here's some help with your festive wishlist… Don’t forget to check out the MCN shop for more TOP STORIES Hutchy's Superstock S1000RR ridden Michelin 'New Generation' Power RS MCN's...

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  • Bike of the day: Triumph Tiger 1050 Sport

    Yesterday 09:00 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Triumph Tiger 1050 Sport

    Bikes for saleToday's bike of the day is this 2014 Triumph Tiger 1050 Sport. Seller says  "FSH, Triumph panniers, centre stand, Oxford heated grips, R&G engine and spindle protectors, 12V socket and...

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  • Day 5: MCN Great Christmas Giveaway!

    Yesterday 01:00 by MCN News Team

    Day 5: MCN Great Christmas Giveaway!

    Win ItDay five of our great Christmas Giveaway and with ten prizes now up for grabs our advent giveaway is really hotting up. Keep checking back till Christmas Eve to see what our daily giveaway is and...

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  • Will Guy race in 2017?

    04 December 2016 by Stephen Davison

    Will Guy race in 2017?

    TV star refuses to rule out TT comeback but says if he returns he’ll be ‘in it to win it’ A year ago the big question on everyone’s mind was, “Will Guy Martin race in 2016?” Twelve months on, the...

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  • Christmas gift guide; motorcycle life hacks

    04 December 2016 by James Archibald

    Christmas gift guide; motorcycle life hacks

    So let's face it, we like spending money and getting new things, branded products are great and all that but sometimes our budgets don’t stretch to the most expensive items currently on sale.

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  • Bike of the day: Triumph Street Triple

    04 December 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Triumph Street Triple

    Bikes for saleToday's bike of the day is this 2015 Triumph Street Triple Seller says  "White, 3 months warranty, 1 owner, Full dealership history, Fly Screen, Seat Cowl, Belly Pan. Call to secure, Part...

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  • 2017 MT-09 launch update: First ride

    04 December 2016 by Emma Franklin

    2017 MT-09 launch update: First ride

    As well as its aggressive new styling, Yamaha have upgraded the suspension on the 2017 MT-09 front and rear, and the big news is that it's a massive improvement. We spent yesterday riding the 2017...

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  • Day 4: MCN Great Christmas Giveaway!

    04 December 2016 by MCN News Team

    Day 4: MCN Great Christmas Giveaway!

    Win ItDay four of our great Christmas Giveaway, with prizes up for grabs till Christmas Eve it's worth checking out the website daily, liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter. We’ve got a pair of...

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  • Guy Martin back on track

    03 December 2016 by Kevin Kinghan

    Guy Martin back on track

    Guy road races again, has a crack at speedway and has a beach blast Guy Martin returned to bikesport at the weekend when he travelled to New Zealand’s South Island to race his monster Martek...

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  • Racing pundits reveal what used bikes they'd buy

    03 December 2016 by MCN News

    Racing pundits reveal what used bikes they'd buy

    Bikes for saleNeil Hodgson, Steve Parrish and James Whitham have all revealed which used bike they would buy for under £3000. Former World Superbike champion, now BT Sport MotoGP presenter Neil Hodgson 2013 KTM...

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  • 20 questions with Richard Hammond

    03 December 2016 by MCN News

    20 questions with Richard Hammond

    As The Grand Tour kicked off earlier this month it was perfect timing for our Head of Content, Tim Thompson, to catch up with former Top Gear presenter Richard Hammond to answer some really big...

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  • Bike of the day: HondaCBR 600F

    03 December 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: HondaCBR 600F

    Bikes for saleToday's bike of the day is this 2012 Honda CBR600F Seller says  "White, We present here for sale this Honda CBR600FA in White and Blue. The bike is in overall good condition and has covered just...

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  • This week in news...

    03 December 2016 by MCN News

    This week in news...

    What every Saturday needs: This week in news looked a bit like this... Leafy loveliness Customised old bikes are 10 a penny right? Well not this one, from New Orleans-based builders Night Shift...

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  • Day 3: MCN Great Christmas Giveaway!

    03 December 2016 by MCN News Team

    Day 3: MCN Great Christmas Giveaway!

    Win ItHo Ho Ho, it's day three of our great Christmas Giveaway! Santa's sack is already brimming with goodies and we are adding more each day. Keep an eye on the website, like us on Facebook and follow us...

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  • Richard Hammond on his 'perfect ride'

    02 December 2016 by MCN News

    Richard Hammond on his 'perfect ride'

    Richard Hammond has released a new book, hooray! Even better, this will make a perfect stocking-filler this Crimbo. Speaking about A Short History of the Motorcycle, the Hamster boasted to MCN’s Head...

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  • A new brand with a new bike

    02 December 2016 by Jordan Gibbons

    A new brand with a new bike

    New American motorcycle manufacturers Vanguard have unveiled their first bike: the Roadster If you’ve never heard of Vanguard before do not despair as they are brand new offering. Vanguard are a new...

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  • KTM recalls Adventure models

    02 December 2016 by Jordan Gibbons

    KTM recalls Adventure models

    KTM have issued a recall for three adventure models due a problem with the ABS modulator wiring harness. Following an investigation, KTM has issued a recall on three Adventure models due a problem...

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  • 5 things we love about the Ducati Monster 1200 S

    02 December 2016 by Andy Davidson

    5 things we love about the Ducati Monster 1200 S

    Ducati unveiled exciting new metal at the recent Milan Show, leaving the updated Monster 1200 S in the sidelines. Perhaps that’s because we’ve got nothing ground-breaking here. It’s still the 1200 S,...

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  • Bike of the day: Yamaha WR450F

    02 December 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Yamaha WR450F

    Bikes for saleDon’t let the winter give you the blues, get a dirt bike and have some fun on this Yamaha WR450F, which is today’s bike of the day Seller says  "Blue, 1 owner, very good condition for the age,...

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  • Day 2: MCN Great Christmas Giveaway!

    02 December 2016 by MCN News

    Day 2: MCN Great Christmas Giveaway!

    Win ItHo Ho Ho, it's day two of our great Christmas Giveaway! Here are today's goodies...  Check out the website or like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter each day through to Christmas...

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