First rides & tests (July 2005)

  • It never goes to plan: II

    22 July 2005

    It never goes to plan: II

    Bike: GSX-R600 K1 Name: Adam (Chad) Child, MCN Road Tester For those of you who didn’t get part one, its a simple idea turn a crashed bike into a race bike on a limited budget. How hard can it...

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  • Mastering supermoto

    01 July 2005

    Mastering supermoto

    Recently I attended an Ady Smith supermoto school, well I thought if I own a Suzuki DR-Z400SM I may as well learn to ride it properly and I may as well learn from the best. They don't come any...

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  • CB1300S speed tests

    01 July 2005

    CB1300S speed tests

    Our long term test CB1300S has been put through its paces at Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground as part of an MCN test. It topped an actual 141mph and covered a standing quarter in 12.09 secs. You can...

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  • Video: CB13S hooned

    01 July 2005

    Video: CB13S hooned

    My long term test Honda CB1300S had just been through its 600 mile first service at Peterborough Honda when our road test crew asked if they could borrow it for a couple of days. A test of muscle old...

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