First rides & tests (July 2004)

  • Great night at Squires

    21 July 2004

    Great night at Squires

    Many of the MCN long term fleet made the trek up the A1M from Peterborough on Wednesday June 23 to sample the bike meet at Squires Cafe in Yorkshire. It was an informal two-hour ride-out after work,...

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  • Parking row latest

    14 July 2004

    Parking row latest

    The observant ones among you might remember that Editor David Cushman was unfortunate enough to have his 2004 GSX-R1000 stolen from a parking bay in London in April. His long term report, here,...

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  • Back to superbike school

    01 July 2004

    Back to superbike school

    I know how to ride. Sounds arrogant doesn’t it? But it’s true, I really do know the theory of how to ride inside out. It’s the practice I sometimes struggle with. After a series of...

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  • Rapid Skills day

    01 July 2004

    Rapid Skills day

    There’s not much point in having a sports bike if you don’t know how to use it properly. Having only ever owned all-rounders before I thought it was about time to learn some fast riding...

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