2016

  • MCN's Christmas 2016 countdown

    15 December 2016 by MCN News

    MCN's Christmas 2016 countdown

    This year we're helping all you lot survive Christmas 2016 with our neat survival guide.  With lots of gift ideas, MCN's massive giveaway and stuff like 'How to keep your bike safe, all you need...

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  • Want an MT bargain? The MT-09 is the cheapest

    14 December 2016 by Neil Murray

    Want an MT bargain? The MT-09 is the cheapest

    London is stuffed with Yamaha MT-07s and MT-09s. I see half a dozen on my daily commute, and there are three in our office car park. The MT-07 is a brilliant fun bike and a stonking bargain, but it’s...

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  • Bike of the day: Triumph Daytona 675

    22 November 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Triumph Daytona 675

    Today's bike of the day is this low-mileage Triumph Daytona 675 Seller says  "Superb condition Daytona 675 Only 3600 miles Two services done Fitted with Zero Gravity screen, Triumph quickshifter,...

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  • Bikes for sale: Norton naughtiness

    18 November 2016 by James Archibald

    Bikes for sale: Norton naughtiness

    So we’ve brought you the first glimpse of the stunning new Norton V4RR this week. That got us wondering what other wonders from the famous British marque you can buy on MCNbikesforsale.com, so...

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  • Bike of the day: Honda Crosstourer 1200

    18 November 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Honda Crosstourer 1200

    Today's bike of the day is this Honda Crosstourer 1200.  Seller says  "Metallic White, 2 owners, Service history, Good bodywork, Tyre condition Excellent, 2 keys, ABS, Centre Stand, Crash...

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  • Bike of the day: Yamaha R1

    17 November 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Yamaha R1

    Save yourself a tonne of money over a new model with this barely run in Yamaha R1, which is our bike of the day  Seller says  "Full dealership service history, excellent bodywork, tyre...

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  • A good investment to sell next spring

    16 November 2016 by Neil Murray

    A good investment to sell next spring

    I’m after bikes to stash in the lock-up for sale in Spring and I’m wondering whether early 2000s-era Triumphs might be a good bet. Triumph had realised that their four-cylinder bikes really didn’t...

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  • Bike of the day: Suzuki RGV250

    15 November 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Suzuki RGV250

    Get a whiff of the good old days with this beautiful Suzuki RGV250, which is our bike of the day Seller says  "Suzuki RGV250 v-twin two stroke classic. L registered 1994, standard bike with...

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  • Bikes for sale: Ducati 1098S

    25 October 2016 by MCN News

    Bikes for sale: Ducati 1098S

    Today's bike of the day is this one owner Ducati 1098S.   Seller says "Original owner from new low mileage bike due to being in dry storage for four years. Standard mechanically with extra...

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  • Top 10 massive cruisers

    30 September 2016 by MCN News

    Top 10 massive cruisers

    Cruisers come in all shapes and sizes. There are minimalist bobbers like the new Harley-Davidson Roadster - perfect for short rides through the city in jacket and jeans. If you're looking for nothing...

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  • Bikes for sale: Three ways to tour

    30 September 2016 by MCN News

    Bikes for sale: Three ways to tour

    Never has there been so much choice when it comes to finding a bike for long distance riding. Below are three long distance tourers currently for sale at MCNbikesforsale.com, all with a unique take on...

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  • Bike of the day: BMW S1000RR

    10 September 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: BMW S1000RR

    Seller says "24 Month BMW Warranty. BMW Akrapovic. Carbon Chainguard. Carbon Hugger. Free UK Delivery. Metallic paint. Performance Package. Stunning RR. Tinted Screen.” MCN says “With its clever,...

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  • Bike of the day: Suzuki GSX-R750

    09 September 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Suzuki GSX-R750

    Seller says "This bike is in great condition and comes fitted with an Akrapovic GP style exhaust, Datatool alarm, R&G tail tidy, R&G crash protectors, Scotoiler and a GSX-R tank protector. All...

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  • Bikes for sale: Yamaha R1

    28 August 2016 by Liam Marsden

    Bikes for sale: Yamaha R1

    What we said then “Yamaha’s staggering R1 is the most outrageous bike you’ll get to ride until the next century. It’s twice as good as all the hype and takes supersports bikes to a new level! Forget...

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  • Bikes for sale: Ducati SuperSport

    20 July 2016 by James Archibald

    Bikes for sale: Ducati SuperSport

    Ducati announced the rebirth of the SuperSport name at World Ducati Week, giving us a first glimpse of the new 939 SuperSport that will be released next year. It’s got us at the MCN HQ wondering...

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  • Bike of the Day: Ducati Monster 1100

    24 June 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the Day: Ducati Monster 1100

    Seller says "Excellent condition. Full service history inclduing low mileage belts done in June 2015. New rear tyre. New MOT. Profession tail tidy and Remus exhaust give an aggresive look. 2 owners, 2...

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  • Four bikes that make easy custom projects

    29 May 2016 by MCN News

    Four bikes that make easy custom projects

    Triumph Bonneville 800 - £6,299 Find more Triumph Bonneville's for sale here. Kawasaki W800 - £4,595 Fine more Kawasaki W800's for sale here. Yamaha SR400 - £3,799 Find more Yamaha SR400's for sale...

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  • Used bike spotlight: MV Agusta

    01 April 2016 by MCN News

    Used bike spotlight: MV Agusta

    Historic Italian manufacturer MV Agusta will have to get smaller if it is to survive, according to company president Giovanni Castiglioni, and focus more on the high-end models it is best known...

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  • Bike of the Day: Ducati ST2

    22 March 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the Day: Ducati ST2

    There's no escaping the fact that the ST2 has the most agricultural engine of all the ST range, but it's also full of character, beautifully simple, has a great chassis and superb comfort. This T-reg...

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  • Be in with a chance of winning......

    18 March 2016 by MCN News Team

    Be in with a chance of winning......

    We have teamed up with TwistyRide.com, the leading provider of waterproof iPhone and Samsung cases for motorcycles, to giveaway an iPhone 6S and its accompanying TwistyRide motorcycle mount. Built for...

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  • Used bike spotlight: Superbike bargains

    04 March 2016 by MCN News

    Used bike spotlight: Superbike bargains

    The latest crop of sportsbikes come fully-loaded with all sorts of electronic rider aids such as launch control, wheelie control and electronic suspension. They also come with a hefty price tag well...

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  • Bike of the Day: KTM 990 SMT

    02 March 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the Day: KTM 990 SMT

    The predecessor to the 1290 Super Duke GT manages to combine all the mental fun of a supermoto with the comfort, practicality and ability to cover miles of an adventure bike. For just over £7,000...

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  • Bike of the Day: Honda CBR500R

    19 February 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the Day: Honda CBR500R

    The CBR500R was designed to maximise the new 47bhp regs while at the same time being both attractive and affordable. Top speed is limited to 112mph but there’s fun to be had in getting up to speed and...

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  • Used bike spotlight: Retro revolution

    09 February 2016 by MCN News

    Used bike spotlight: Retro revolution

    With the likes of the new Yamaha XSR900, XSR700 and Ducati Scrambler, the rise of the modern classic scene shows no signs of slowing. But if you can't afford one of the latest crop of period-style...

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  • Used spotlight: Performance cruisers

    26 January 2016 by MCN News

    Used spotlight: Performance cruisers

    Senior Reporter Andy Downes is on his way to ride the new Ducati XDiavel, Ducati's first serious foray into the modern cruiser market, after the release of the Diavel in 2011. Ducati have also...

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  • Used bike spotlight: Triumph Speed Triple

    18 January 2016 by MCN News

    Used bike spotlight: Triumph Speed Triple

    Production Editor Emma Franklin is currently in Spain putting the new Triumph Speed Triple 1050 R through its paces on both road and track. The new bike has had a cosmetic refresh as well as a major...

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  • Win biking goodies with MCN

    13 January 2016 by MCN News

    Win biking goodies with MCN

    Want to get your hands on some top biking goodies for free? It's easy, register and enter now at winit.motorcyclenews.com. Scott Breast Cancer Awareness Goggles, £35 Off-road specialists Scott have...

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  • Bike of the Day: Honda CBR600F

    12 January 2016 by MCN News

    Bike of the Day: Honda CBR600F

    One of the best road bikes ever made , it's a great commuter and weekend scratcher. Big value for money. This 24,000 miler is the first of the F4 generation and comes with full service history,...

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  • Top 10 massive cruisers

    28 April 2009 by James Keen

    Top 10 massive cruisers

    Kawasaki has just launched their new VN1700 range. In the hope of outdoing Harley-Davidson, the 3 new bikes pack 100cc more and cost £3000 less than similar offerings from the US firm. But don't...

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