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  • MV Agusta tease new RVS

    17 May 2017 by Liam Marsden

    MV Agusta tease new RVS

    Italian firm MV Agusta have relased a short video teasing a new model dubbed RVS, which stands for Reparto Veicoli Speciali, or Special Vehicles Operations in English. MV Agusta have released no...

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  • New Triumph Bonneville Bobber cruiser spied

    17 May 2017 by Richard Newland

    New Triumph Bonneville Bobber cruiser spied

    The rampant success of Triumph’s Bobber, which has even managed to eclipse the firm’s own success with the T120 Thruxton, looks to have already spawned a new model spin-off that will replace the...

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  • BMW gearing up for the GS Trophy Qualifier

    16 May 2017 by James Archibald

    BMW gearing up for the GS Trophy Qualifier

    Next week will see the qualifying event for the BMW International GS Trophy in South Wales. On May 28 and 29 riders will battle it out for a place on the prestigious international stage, which will be...

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  • Belstaff vintage jackets up for sale

    16 May 2017 by Liam Marsden

    Belstaff vintage jackets up for sale

    Belstaff have teamed up with the Vestiaire Collective to sell a selection of rare vintage jackets from their collection from the 1960s and '70s. Prices for the jackets range from £800 to...

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  • Triumph launches new insurance products

    16 May 2017 by Liam Marsden

    Triumph launches new insurance products

    Triumph have launched two new insurance products for owners of their motorcycles, with both offering fully comprehensive insurance to customers through motorcycle insurers Bikesure. Triumph Insurance,...

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  • Young Biker of the Year competition announced

    16 May 2017 by Liam Marsden

    Young Biker of the Year competition announced

    Swinton Insurance and BikeFest South have teamed up to launch the Young Biker of the Year competition to promote safety skills among young motorcyclists. The competition will see participants complete...

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  • Moto Guzzi goodies

    16 May 2017 by MCN News

    Moto Guzzi goodies

    Moto Guzzi are celebrating the 50th anniversary of their famed transverse V-twin engine. To mark the occasion, the Italian motorcycle manufacturer will be supplying a free accessory pack with a...

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  • Bike of the day: Yamaha R1

    16 May 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Yamaha R1

    Bikes For SaleClinical, precise and devastatingly fast, today's bike of the day is Yamaha's 2004 R1.  Seller says "A standard bike in generally good condition. Some service history and past MOTs. Will receive...

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  • KTM unveil fuel-injection two-stroke models

    16 May 2017 by Liam Marsden

    KTM unveil fuel-injection two-stroke models

    KTM have taken the wraps off their two new fuel injected enduro machines, the 250 EXC TPI and 300 EXC TPI. The two new models are the world's first production fuel-injected two-stroke off-road...

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  • Win a KTM RC390

    15 May 2017 by James Archibald

    Win a KTM RC390

    KTM are offering the chance to ride away on a brand new RC390 in a free prize draw by simply signing up for their newsletter. The RC390 has received a number of updates for 2017 and now features a...

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  • The Carole Nash #MCNFestival 2017

    15 May 2017 by MCN News

    The Carole Nash #MCNFestival 2017

    The 2017 Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling has been a right hit, with test rides, bargains, camping, stunts...we hope you all enjoyed yourselves. The #MCNFestival 2017...

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  • New Star in the USA

    15 May 2017 by MCN News

    New Star in the USA

    Yamaha USA have released a series of videos surrounding the launch of the new Star model on June 5. There are three videos in total, where they interview owners of the current model, discovering the...

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  • Bike of the day: Triumph Speed Triple

    15 May 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Triumph Speed Triple

    Bikes for saleAll the grunty fun you could ever need, today’s bike of the day is this 2016 Triumph Speed Triple.  Seller says "2016 Triumph Speed Triple R ABS. This is a one owner example and is presented in...

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  • Mad stunt displays at the #MCNFestival

    14 May 2017 by MCN News

    Mad stunt displays at the #MCNFestival

    Stunt and trials masters Kevin Carmichael and Steve Colley have been wowing the crowds at the Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling throughout today  The Scottish stunt rider, Carmichael has...

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  • Bike of the day: KTM 125 Duke

    14 May 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: KTM 125 Duke

    Bikes For SaleThis year MCN's Online Editor, Maria Vallahis, is running a 2017 KTM 125 Duke, which is today's bike of the day inspiration. What do you think of the 2013 example on sale here? Seller says “This KTM...

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  • Master the art of auction buys

    14 May 2017 by Neil Murray

    Master the art of auction buys

    Bikes For Sale‘A bit of a haggler’ it said on the eBay feedback left for me recently. Damn right. In this case, though, the seller had set a classified price of £20 but invited offers. My first one was rejected;...

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  • Riding clinic: Maintaining speed in the wet

    13 May 2017 by Michael Neeves

    Riding clinic: Maintaining speed in the wet

    Weather looking bad for your track day? Don't panic, Michael Neeves has got you covered with his guide to wet track riding... Smooth is safe The key to safe riding in the wet is being smooth on the...

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  • Bike of the day: Suzuki Gladius

    13 May 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Suzuki Gladius

    Bikes for saleIf you’re after a fun, economical, practical naked you could do a lot worse than the unfairly overlooked Suzuki Gladius, which is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “White, 1 owner, Low mileage., 1...

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  • Feel the noise at the MCN Festival 2017

    12 May 2017 by MCN News

    Feel the noise at the MCN Festival 2017

    Whether your favourite racing era is the golden age of the 1960s, or you prefer your race bikes a little newer, the Motorex Fire up paddock at this year's Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling has...

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  • MCN Festival kicks off this weekend!

    12 May 2017 by Ped Baker

    MCN Festival kicks off this weekend!

    The 2017 Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling kicks off this weekend at the East of England Showground, with plenty for all the family to see and do. If you're looking for a new bike but haven't...

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  • Bike of the day: Ducati 996

    12 May 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Ducati 996

    Bikes for saleIf you’re after one of the most iconic and beautiful superbikes ever built, this Ducati 996 is perfect for you. Seller says “Ducati 996S Biposto. 7 owners from new with a full service history, 1999/T...

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  • MCN Festival: Speedway explained

    11 May 2017 by MCN News

    MCN Festival: Speedway explained

    At this year's Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling we're hosting a full round of the UK Speedway Championship, as Peterborough Panthers host the Newcastle Diamonds. But what is speedway? Well,...

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  • Take a break at the Green Welly Stop

    11 May 2017 by Justin Hayzelden

    Take a break at the Green Welly Stop

    To the north of the Trossachs, at the southern edge of Rannoch Moor, lies the small Scottish village of Tyndrum, a remote hamlet whose location at the junction of the A82 and A85 puts it firmly on the...

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  • Carole Nash MCN Festival THIS WEEKEND

    11 May 2017 by MCN News

    Carole Nash MCN Festival THIS WEEKEND

    This year’s MCN Festival boasts the biggest test fleet ever, thrilling flat track and speedway action, plus huge retail, autojumble and club zones. A new addition is the Motorex historic fire-up...

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