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  • New BMW F750GS spied

    Today 09:00 by Jordan Gibbons

    New BMW F750GS spied

    A few months ago we saw spy shots of a new BMW F850GS, swiftly followed by others of a new 750, too. And now our spy snappers have captured undisguised bikes on location. The two bikes have always...

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  • Bike of the day: Yamaha MT-07

    Today 05:30 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Yamaha MT-07

    Bikes For SaleToday's bike of the day is this 2015 Yamaha MT-07. Seller says "This MT-07 has a 15-Reg plate, 2042 miles on the clock and comes in the very popular Race Blue. It's a totally standard example and...

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  • Bike of the day: Harley-Davidson Sportster 883

    Yesterday 12:18 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Harley-Davidson Sportster 883

    Bikes For SaleToday's bike of the day is this 2014 Harley-Davidson Sportster 883. Seller says "This Harley comes in Black Denim. It also includes: Stage 1 Upgrade, Ape-Hanger Handlebars, Vance and Hines Short...

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  • Do you know a biking hero?

    Yesterday 09:30 by MCN News

    Do you know a biking hero?

    MCN has teamed up with Carole Nash to uncover the motorcycling’s great and good. We might not know it, but we all know a biking hero. These are people who lend a helping hand, put the time to aid...

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  • Gallery: Old v new adventure bike special

    Yesterday 09:00 by Jon Urry

    Gallery: Old v new adventure bike special

    Harry Metcalfe joined me for an MCN road test this week on some old and new adventure bikes. FYI, Harry is a Dakar expert. “Everyone thinks Dakar is about small trail bikes, but this isn’t accurate,”...

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  • #Ride5000miles: All roads lead to Silverstone

    22 August 2017 by MCN News

    #Ride5000miles: All roads lead to Silverstone

    We're pretty excited for the British round of MotoGP at Silverstone this weekend, as we're sure thousands of bikers across the UK are. Apart from a little bit of rain on Sunday, the weather's looking...

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  • Bike of the day: Honda CB1000R

    22 August 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Honda CB1000R

    Bikes For SaleToday's bike of the day is this 2012 Honda CB1000R. Seller says "With 12 months MoT, this Honda has service history, is grey, and perfect for all sorts of riding. It has very low mileage for its...

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  • A2 Triumphs now available in the UK

    22 August 2017 by MCN News

    A2 Triumphs now available in the UK

    The full range of Triumph's A2-compliant bikes are now available in the UK, including the Street Triple S and 900cc Street range. New for this year, the standard Street Triple S is powered by the same...

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  • Touratech AG files for insolvency

    21 August 2017 by MCN News

    Touratech AG files for insolvency

    Details emerged last week that Touratech AG, the German accessory manufacturer, had filed for insolvency, allegedly after problems with cash flow. This came as a surprise to many, including Nick...

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  • Top MCN T-shirts

    21 August 2017 by MCN News

    Top MCN T-shirts

    T-shirt season has been here for a while now, so why not invest in a motorcycle T-shirt or two for the upcoming bank holiday weekend? Motorcyclist definition t-shirt   Buy Now Sunny days...

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  • In this week's issue: British MotoGP special

    21 August 2017 by MCN News

    In this week's issue: British MotoGP special

    Are you excited for MotoGP at Silverstone this weekend? We are, which is why this week's issue of MCN features a 32-page preview of this weekend's race! Also in MCN this week 4-in-1 MotoGP special Not...

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  • Our favourite Suzuki GSX-R1000s

    21 August 2017 by MCN News

    Our favourite Suzuki GSX-R1000s

    Bikes for saleThe Suzuki GSX-R1000 is 16-years-old this year, which means it would be patiently awaiting its GCSE results if it were a human, and it would be able to ride a 50cc scooter on L-plates. How...

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  • Bike of the day: Yamaha R6

    21 August 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Yamaha R6

    Bikes for saleToday's bike of the day is something for those weekend blasts, it's a 2006 Yamaha R6. Seller says "Yamaha R6 2CO model (the best one). Bike has only covered 12K miles (HPI clear) and comes with the...

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  • Bike of the day: Suzuki SV650

    20 August 2017 by Liam Marsden

    Bike of the day: Suzuki SV650

    Bikes for saleToday's bike of the day is this 12-year-old Suzuki SV650, which got me all teary-eyed and rought back memories of my own red 2005 SV650. Seller says “Cracking wee bike. Ideal first bike or commuter.

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  • Why new can be best

    19 August 2017 by Neil Murray

    Why new can be best

    Bikes for saleIn the mid-1980s, Kawasaki ran an advert with the caption: ‘Before you buy a new one, check out the price of an old one’, to draw your attention to the excellent residuals of certain old-school...

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  • Bike of the day: BMW C Evolution

    19 August 2017 by Liam Marsden

    Bike of the day: BMW C Evolution

    Bikes for saleToday's bike of the day is this 12-year-old Suzuki SV650, which got me all teary-eyed and rought back memories of my own red 2005 SV650. Seller says “Heated Handlebar Grips.”  MCN says “Man of...

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  • Bike of the day: BMW F650GS

    18 August 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: BMW F650GS

    Bikes For SaleToday's bike of the day is something for the weekend, this 2004 BMW F650GS. Seller says "This BMW has had one owner (Mid-life crisis now over, bad knee, forced sale). It's always been garaged, has low...

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  • Lee Munro and Indian compete at Bonneville

    17 August 2017 by Liam Marsden

    Lee Munro and Indian compete at Bonneville

    50 years ago Burt Munro set an under 1000cc class record of 183.59mph on his Indian Scout Streamliner at the Bonneville Salt Flats. Now his great nephew Lee Munro has also set a speed record onboard...

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  • Scooter riders filmed in jewel heist

    17 August 2017 by Liam Marsden

    Scooter riders filmed in jewel heist

    A gang of scooter riders have been filmed breaking into a Knightsbridge jewellers with sledgehammers and escaping with exclusive jewellery yesterday. A video circulating the internet shows fives...

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  • Bike of the day: Kawasaki ER-6N

    17 August 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Kawasaki ER-6N

    Bikes For SaleToday's bike of the day is this 2012 Kawasaki ER-6N. Seller says “In black, this ER-6N is in excellent condition. With low miles it also has three months warranty, four previous owners, full service...

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  • Video: Yamaha tease something adventurous

    17 August 2017 by Liam Marsden

    Video: Yamaha tease something adventurous

    As it's fashionable nowadays, Yamaha have released a short teaser video that reveals precisely nothing about whatever it is they're trying to get us excited about. The 20-second clip, titled 'Your...

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  • Win a Rossi replica bike for your toddler!

    16 August 2017 by MCN News

    Win a Rossi replica bike for your toddler!

    WIN ITThe end of summer is nigh, so we've got a Valentino Rossi replica bike for the kids to give away and help get kids into the biking spirit, while it's still kind of warm. If you enter now you could win...

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  • Top 5 motorcycle tail packs

    16 August 2017 by James Archibald

    Top 5 motorcycle tail packs

    MCN ShopLast week we showcased MCN's five best waterproof motorcycle rucksacks, so with the touring (warm) season still upon us, we thought we’d continue looking at luggage options for your motorcycle. If you...

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  • MCN's new buying and selling app! #MCNWallet

    16 August 2017 by MCN News

    MCN's new buying and selling app! #MCNWallet

    MCN Wallet AppMCN has created a new app with you in mind. Well, for all of you interested in buying and selling used motorbikes privately that is...welcome MCN Wallet.  It's a new app which helps you buy...

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  • Bike of the day: Triumph Sprint ST 1050

    16 August 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Triumph Sprint ST 1050

    Bikes for saleThe Triumph Sprint ST 1050 might be forgotten in a world where adventure bikes rule the long distance market, but it's still an incredibly capable machine, which is why this example is today's bike of...

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