Bike news

  • WSB on the cheap (Part 1)

    Today 15:00 by MCN

    WSB on the cheap (Part 1)

    They may not be the exotic homologation specials of old, but these bikes all boast a WSB title to their name – and they’re great value too hen World Superbike rules were tweaked to allow 1000cc...

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  • WSB on the cheap (Part 2)

    Today 15:00 by MCN

    WSB on the cheap (Part 2)

    ‘Damn, that thing still sounds good!’ hink we’d forgotten the booming and beautiful work of HRC art that is the SP-2? Double world champion Colin Edwards certainly hasn’t... The Honda SP-2 holds a...

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  • Motorcycle Live: The rhythm of the road

    Today 11:45 by MCN News

    Motorcycle Live: The rhythm of the road

    In the second of six short videos released in the build up to Motorcycle Live 2016, long-distance rider Nathan Millward shares his passion for the open road and explains how his love of motorcycling...

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  • Bike of the day: KTM 1190 Adventure

    Today 10:19 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: KTM 1190 Adventure

    Bikes for saleSeller says: The ultimate adventure weapon! KTM 1190 Adventure 2014 with full triple KTM Alloy Luggage. Just 2575 miles by its one and only owner and the man pretty much ticked all the boxes on the...

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  • New KTM Adventure spied

    Today 09:55 by Andy Downes

    New KTM Adventure spied

    KTM’s 1190 Adventure will be heavily updated for 2017, as revealed by these spy shots taken last week outside the Austrian factory. The 1195cc V-twin has been a strong seller and remains an important...

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  • Husqvarna range hots up

    Today 09:21 by Andy Downes

    Husqvarna range hots up

    The rebirth of the historic Husqvarna brand will reach a huge milestone in a matter of a few months with the launch of a three-model family of modern roadsters later this year. MCN was granted...

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  • Wanted: Marketing Executive

    Yesterday 16:59 by MCN News

    Wanted: Marketing Executive

    MCN are on the lookout for the best marketing exec on the planet. No, seriously. It’s a brilliant portfolio that includes one of Specialist’s flagship brands. So you’ll need to be good. Very...

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  • Engineer aims to set sidecar speed record

    Yesterday 14:24 by Liam Marsden

    Engineer aims to set sidecar speed record

    Five years ago Kevin Clemens, an engineer at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand, decided he would try and set a land speed record riding an electric motorcycle. He set a national record at...

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  • MCN Photo Comp: Win Turbospoke goodies

    Yesterday 11:00 by MCN News

    MCN Photo Comp: Win Turbospoke goodies

    Next month you could win some goodies with MCN! And all you have to do is send your best motorcycling pictures.  However, this month is going to be slightly different, because of the nature of...

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  • Bike of the day: Kawasaki Versys 1000

    Yesterday 10:27 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Kawasaki Versys 1000

    Bikes for saleSeller says: Bike has full service history and has just had its second service done by Colchester Kawasaki. The bike has panniers (with Kawasaki luggage bags inside), top box and after market...

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  • This week's issue: Cal can win again

    Yesterday 09:30 by MCN News

    This week's issue: Cal can win again

    In this week's edition of MCN, available in newsagents, on iPad and Android from August 31: Cal: "I can win again" MotoGP race winner Cal Crutchlow on why it's determination as much as skill that's...

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  • Guy Martin goes Trannie racing

    29 August 2016 by MCN News

    Guy Martin goes Trannie racing

    Persistent speed junkie, occasional motorcycle racer and full-time lorry mechanic, Guy Martin, is back with another series of his wildly popular Speed programme, on Channel 4. In the new series Guy...

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  • Bike of the day: Triumph Tiger 1050

    29 August 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Triumph Tiger 1050

    Bikes for saleSeller says: A pretty nearly perfect example of this great bike, circumstances forcing me to sell, hence the price. She has hardly turned a wheel since I bought her in February. Fitted with heated...

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  • Four from MCN's classifieds: 2-stroke special

    28 August 2016 by MCN News

    Four from MCN's classifieds: 2-stroke special

    Bikes for saleTwo-stroke motorcycles are hot property once again, so here are four from our classifieds just for you:  Suzuki GT750 - £8495 An early sought-after J model that comes with 15,579 miles on the...

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  • Bike of the day: Kawasaki ZX-12R

    28 August 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Kawasaki ZX-12R

    Bikes for saleThis 2003 Kawasaki ZX-12R has covered relatively few miles for a sports tourer and is still blisteringly quick today. Seller says: Blue, 3 owners, For sale here we present a beautiful 2003 '52 reg...

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  • CFMoto plans a cheap 650 twin

    27 August 2016 by Ben Purvis

    CFMoto plans a cheap 650 twin

    CFMoto are revamping their range and adding this Versys-style budget 650 twin model to their line-up. Called the 650MT, the bike takes its chassis and 650cc parallel-twin engine from the firm’s...

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  • Bike of the day: Aprilia Tuono

    27 August 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Aprilia Tuono

    Bikes for saleThis 2007 Aprilia Tuono looks in great condition and has only covered 2,000 miles. Seller says: Beautiful low mileage bike, but back issues now force sale, owned since October 2013 and has full...

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  • MV Agusta F4Z custom superbike revealed

    26 August 2016 by Liam Marsden

    MV Agusta F4Z custom superbike revealed

    MV Agusta have revealed images of the upcoming F4Z a week before the bike was due to be unveiled. The F4Z is the result of a collaboration between MV Agusta and Milan-based design house Zagato, who...

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  • Win a Suzuki SV650 with Motorcycle Live

    26 August 2016 by James Archibald

    Win a Suzuki SV650 with Motorcycle Live

    Motorcycle Live have teamed up with Suzuki to give one lucky person the chance to win a brand new SV650.  The bike will be up for grabs by completing a simple form that can be found here, with...

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  • Bike of the day: Honda VTR1000

    26 August 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Honda VTR1000

    Bikes for saleHardly any miles on this five year old Adventure with plenty of long distance extras. Seller says: Good original condition, long MOT, recent oil and brake fluid change. Selling because I have too many...

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  • Triumph Bobber confirmed

    26 August 2016 by Ben Purvis

    Triumph Bobber confirmed

    Triumph have been developing hordes of new bikes around their water-cooled Bonneville engine family and one of the strangest will be the bobber that’s been spotted on test a couple of times in the...

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  • ARM1: The story of one man's return to biking

    25 August 2016 by Liam Marsden

    ARM1: The story of one man's return to biking

    aRm1 from Roos Brothers on Vimeo. It takes a certain kind of person to lose a limb in a motorcycle accident and be back in the saddle just six months later. Chris Ganley is that type of person. A road...

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