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The eagerly anticipated Beeline Moto II motorcycle sat nav is now available to pre-order

The eagerly anticipated Beeline Moto II motorcycle sat nav is now available to pre-order

Beeline have announced a new Moto II version of their popular and minimalist motorcycle sat nav device, the Beeline Moto and it’s available to pre-order now in black, metal grey and metal silver...

New tyres in 2024 | The latest motorcycle rubber to hit the market

New tyres in 2024 | The latest motorcycle rubber to hit the market

Tyre technology is an ever evolving thing, with more effective compounds and more advanced tread patterns being developed all the time, all to ensure the best possible performance and safety. The...

Metzeler's latest Roadtec 02 motorbike tyre gives you more grip the harder you ride thanks to adaptive tread

Metzeler's latest Roadtec 02 motorbike tyre gives you more grip the harder you ride thanks to adaptive tread

When Metzeler announced late last year that a new Roadtec 02 sports touring tyre was on the way for 2024 to replace the existing Roadtec 01, expectations were high. Since its arrival in 2016, the...

Monimoto 9 motorcycle tracker joins excellent 7 in the firm’s simple, affordable security range

Monimoto 9 motorcycle tracker joins excellent 7 in the firm’s simple, affordable security range

Paid partnership with Monimoto Monimoto have announced the latest version of their low-cost and simple motorcycle tracker. The Monimoto 9 builds on the Monimoto 7 with a slightly more compact design and an IP68 waterproof rating...

The Shoei NXR2 is an ECE 22.06 helmet we gave 5 stars in review and it's available for just £289.99 right now!

The Shoei NXR2 is an ECE 22.06 helmet we gave 5 stars in review and it's available for just £289.99 right now!

With some long riding days finally on the horizon, now is as good a time as any to give your motorbike helmet an upgrade, and a great place to start is with this 45% saving on a Shoei NXR2. The...

Oxford offer bags for life with new top-of-the-range ATLAS modular luggage system and BackPacks

Oxford offer bags for life with new top-of-the-range ATLAS modular luggage system and BackPacks

Paid partnership with Oxford Products The latest universal soft luggage system from Oxford – the ATLAS range – is a modular set-up and the main compartment promises to be 100% waterproof for life. In fact, Oxford are so confident of the...

Furygan's new airbag vests use MotoGP tech and are claimed to be the 'most protective on the market'

Furygan's new airbag vests use MotoGP tech and are claimed to be the 'most protective on the market'

French motorcycle kit brand, Furygan, are releasing two new airbag vests to the market. The Fury Airbag Evo and Fury Airbag Evolution+ have been produced in partnership with In&Motion to create what...

Last chance to grab a bargain from the Amazon Spring Deal Days sale event - cut through the noise with MCN

Last chance to grab a bargain from the Amazon Spring Deal Days sale event - cut through the noise with MCN

There’s still time to bag a bargain from Amazon in the 2024 Spring Deal Days. The sale event started on March 20 and it runs to March 25 and there are still some great products left to help get you...

RST TracTech Evo 5 range | Popular range updated for 2024 is now in stock at Sportsbike Shop

RST TracTech Evo 5 range | Popular range updated for 2024 is now in stock at Sportsbike Shop

RST have updated their popular TracTech range of sporty kit with the new Evo 5 leather suit, jackets, and trousers, focusing on improved practicality, comfort, and safety. This includes level 2 armour...

Spada turns 30 | British bike kit brand celebrate milestone with major range overhaul 

Spada turns 30 | British bike kit brand celebrate milestone with major range overhaul 

To mark their 30 year anniversary, Spada have released a total range refresh with their new City, Urban and Explore collection.  Spada say the range is aimed at bringing modern style to motorcycle...

Quad Lock release new 'Handlebar Clamp Mount' range of phone mounts for motorcyclists

Quad Lock release new 'Handlebar Clamp Mount' range of phone mounts for motorcyclists

Quad Lock have released a new handlebar phone mount, which expands their range of mounts aimed specifically at motorcyclists. The Australian based firm says its new ‘Handlebar Clamp Mount’ range is...

Lego Kawasaki Ninja H2R sells out within 72 hours! Back order yours now for a mid-March delivery

Lego Kawasaki Ninja H2R sells out within 72 hours! Back order yours now for a mid-March delivery

Lego have sold out of their latest Kawasaki Ninja H2R Technic kit and have started taking back orders for online purchases of the £69.99 model. Providing customers aged 10 and over the chance to...

Keeping customers safe: MCN joins trading standards for a look around Motorcycle Live 2023

Keeping customers safe: MCN joins trading standards for a look around Motorcycle Live 2023

Bike shows have always been a rich hunting ground for anyone looking to bag a bargain on new kit, but how can you be sure that the gear you’re grabbing at discount prices is everything it’s supposed...

Touratech release suspension upgrades to take Ducati DesertX to another level

Touratech release suspension upgrades to take Ducati DesertX to another level

Premium German accessory brand Touratech have come up with uprated off-road suspension kits for Ducati’s £14,995 DesertX retro-styled adventure bike. The new ‘Extreme’ shock absorber and matching...

Shark’s aero revolution: How Aeron GP's moving flaps could transform helmet design

Shark’s aero revolution: How Aeron GP's moving flaps could transform helmet design

Shark are entering a new realm of aerodynamic stability with their new Aeron GP race helmet – said to be the first in the world to adapt to its wearer’s riding position and prevailing conditions via...

Give your bike some springtime love with 30% off Muc-Off products in the Easter Sale

Give your bike some springtime love with 30% off Muc-Off products in the Easter Sale

Muc-Off motorcycle cleaning products have been keeping our bikes looking showroom-clean for more than 20 years (even longer if you include their pushbike products) and if you’re anything like me,...

Amazing deals on RST's Sabre range, including 40% off my favourite airbag jacket

Amazing deals on RST's Sabre range, including 40% off my favourite airbag jacket

I’ve been riding in the RST Sabre leather jacket since 2023, and it’s become my first choice when I’m heading out the door, mainly because It’s AAA rated for abrasion and comes with the added...

The best Black Friday 2023 UK motorbike tyre deals - right here, right now

The best Black Friday 2023 UK motorbike tyre deals - right here, right now

We all know the importance of making sure your motorbike has the best tyres possible – the contact patch that keeps you pointing in the right direction is tiny, so needs to be made of high-quality...

Prices slashed in Quad Lock sale - here's our pick of the deals

Prices slashed in Quad Lock sale - here's our pick of the deals

There are many reasons why you’d want to hard-mount your phone to your motorbike, not just as a cost-effective way of using its sat-nav directions. Whatever you reasons, it’s essential you use a phone...

Save 30% on the multi-purpose Arai Tour-X4 - now £200 off

Save 30% on the multi-purpose Arai Tour-X4 - now £200 off

We’re lucky enough to have two opinions on the Arai Tour-X 4 helmet here at MCN, based on nearly 14,000 miles of testing – from product expert Justin Hayzelden and off-road legend Michael Guy. They...

MCN's Editor gave this CTEK battery charger five stars - and it's 20% off for Black Friday

MCN's Editor gave this CTEK battery charger five stars - and it's 20% off for Black Friday

The current range topper and fan favourite of the CTEK trickle charger range, the CTEK CS Free, is on sale during Black . It comes with a saving of 20% off – that’s nearly £50 – for a limited time...

Bike Stop 15% trade-in: Deal will see donated gear benefit local charity

Bike Stop 15% trade-in: Deal will see donated gear benefit local charity

Leading motorcycle clothing retailer Bike Stop is offering a new discount scheme saving customers cash on bike kit, whilst also benefitting local charity. From now until the end of October,...

Oxford Leggings recall: Which products are affected and what to do next

Oxford Leggings recall: Which products are affected and what to do next

Oxford Products has issued a recall for one of their pairs of women’s leggings designs. The leggings concerned are the TW228101 Oxford Original Approved AA Women’s Legging in all sizes and leg...

Our favourite Cardo intercom is 20% off - here's why you should snap it up while you can

Our favourite Cardo intercom is 20% off - here's why you should snap it up while you can

Current range-topper, the Cardo Packtalk Edge motorcycle intercom, is on sale during Amazon Prime Big Deal Days (October 10th/11th) with a saving of 20%. It comes with all the key tech you’d expect –...

Next-gen sports-touring rubber: Metzeler Roadtec 02 tyres announced for 2024

Next-gen sports-touring rubber: Metzeler Roadtec 02 tyres announced for 2024

Motorcycle tyre specialists Metzeler have announced a new version of their popular Roadtec 01 sports-touring tyre. The Metzeler Roadtec 02 will be available for purchase from January 2024 with claimed...

Spoiler alert: Taylor Mackenzie helps Ruroc develop trackday helmet

Spoiler alert: Taylor Mackenzie helps Ruroc develop trackday helmet

Gloucestershire helmet manufacturer Ruroc have set their sights on the race circuit, developing a track-focused helmet based on their Atlas 4.0 that’s both lighter and more aerodynamic than...

Heated vision: New heated visor claims to provide a day’s riding without the fear of fog

Heated vision: New heated visor claims to provide a day’s riding without the fear of fog

Space technology and British engineering have combined to make fogged visors a thing of the past with the invention of the Visin heated visor insert that promises to keep your vision crystal clear for...

Defiant against thieves: New Squire lock ramps up protection against angle grinders

Defiant against thieves: New Squire lock ramps up protection against angle grinders

Squire have launched what they say is their toughest ever motorcycle brake disc lock, promising angle grinder resistance that should deter even the most tooled-up thief. Named the Defiant, the...

Play time! Ride 5 video game on the way

Play time! Ride 5 video game on the way

The fifth instalment of the Ride video game franchise will arrive on August 24, 2023. Players of Ride 5 can race the latest in motorcycling exotica on a series of iconic race tracks from around the...

Bricking it! Yamaha team up with Lego for new MT-10SP build

Bricking it! Yamaha team up with Lego for new MT-10SP build

Yamaha have teamed up with Lego to launch a new MT-10SP Technic kit, set to arrive in shops next month. The £199.99 build will be available on Tuesday, 1 August 2023 and consists of 1478 pieces.

A century of the Manx GP: Arai celebrate with limited edition RX-7V Evo

A century of the Manx GP: Arai celebrate with limited edition RX-7V Evo

Arai helmets are celebrating 100 years of the Manx GP with a UK exclusive, limited edition version of their RX-7V Evo helmet. The design was unveiled on the island at this year’s TT and features a...

Rate of inflation: Airbag jeans come to market

Rate of inflation: Airbag jeans come to market

Airbag jackets are nothing new, with most major kit brands producing inflating safety vests designed to provide additional protection. But there are also airbag jeans. You can wear them under your...

Hard as a diamond: Abus Granit 68 Xplus scores highest Sold Secure Diamond level rating

Hard as a diamond: Abus Granit 68 Xplus scores highest Sold Secure Diamond level rating

Abus are taking the fight to bike thieves with an updated range of Sold Secure approved locks and chains – including a Diamond rated cylindrical disc lock which meets the highest level of protection...

Alpinestars Supertech R10 available now: First full face road helmet from the firm goes on sale

Alpinestars Supertech R10 available now: First full face road helmet from the firm goes on sale

To compete head-on with the road helmet establishment is the tallest of tall orders, but Alpinestars are on the right track with their new Supertech R10 – the first full face road crash helmet the...

Muc-Off help to clean-up crime: Tracker holder gives bikers an affordable security solution

Muc-Off help to clean-up crime: Tracker holder gives bikers an affordable security solution

Muc-Off have released a special motorbike security device to keep Apple’s new AirTag tracking devices hidden and tamper-proof in a bid to keep bike thieves at bay. The handy Apple AirTag holder can...

It’s ice to meet you: Zerofit promise summertime comfort with cooling new Ice Weave base layers

It’s ice to meet you: Zerofit promise summertime comfort with cooling new Ice Weave base layers

Undersuit and base layer experts Zerofit, the Japanese brand who claim to manufacture the ‘world’s warmest base layer’, are now offering something to help keep you seriously cool this summer, with...