Security

Litelok X1 Moto review | A diamond-rated D-lock designed to destroy angle grinder blades

Litelok X1 Moto review | A diamond-rated D-lock designed to destroy angle grinder blades

Environmentally friendly and high security don’t necessarily go hand in hand, yet Litelok fuse them together in much the same way as the ceramic composite armour they use to make the X1 Moto D-lock...

These are the best motorcycle ground anchors to stay as thick as thieves with your ride

These are the best motorcycle ground anchors to stay as thick as thieves with your ride

A motorcycle ground anchor gives you a secure place to chain your bike up if there’s no suitable objects to use at your home. A bike chain and padlock are only as good as what you lock them to. If,...

Xena Alarmed disc lock review

Xena Alarmed disc lock review

This Xena disc lock is incredibly strong and compact and can often fit under the seat or certainly, in a pannier, topbox or tankbag (this one lives in a pannier on my Himalayan permanently and I use...

Top Motorcycle Garage Security

Top Motorcycle Garage Security

We all know that storing our bikes in the garage is by far the best solution – but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t consider some extra motorcycle garage security. A nice sturdy brick or stone-built...

Lock it, don't lose it! Best garage door locks and security

Lock it, don't lose it! Best garage door locks and security

It’s virtually universally agreed that the best defence against bike theft and the most secure way of storing your motorcycle is a locked garage – but even then you need to consider additional garage...

Secure on the move! It's our best portable motorcycle locks

Secure on the move! It's our best portable motorcycle locks

Portable motorcycle locks are a great way to keep your bike safe when you’re out and about without lugging a 20kg+ chain around with you. Motorbike theft costs the industry millions every year through...

Almax Immobiliser Series VI chain review

Almax Immobiliser Series VI chain review

When it comes to motorcycle security, this Almax Immobiliser Series VI Chain and padlock combination from Almax is indeed a behemoth. It is a 1.85m long chain made of links formed from 25mm wire –...

Squire motorcycle lock and chain review

Squire motorcycle lock and chain review

This Squire motorcycle lock and chain offers a way to lock up your bike at home. The 16mm chain is paired with Squire’s Boron-coated SS50 CS padlock for an impressive combination. It’s a sad fact...

Fluster thieves with our pick of the best motorcycle alarms

Fluster thieves with our pick of the best motorcycle alarms

We’ve said before that creating layers of security around your bike are key to helping prevent it from being stolen – and a motorbike alarm can be a great additional layer. A disc lock will stop a...

These motorcycle lever locks are a great extra layer of protection when you're out and about

These motorcycle lever locks are a great extra layer of protection when you're out and about

Motorcycle security is best applied in layers, starting with something easy like a motorcycle lever lock for a quick stop and building up to heavy locks and chains that will help protect your bike...

Don't lose your motorbike to thieves | Security kit that actually works

Don't lose your motorbike to thieves | Security kit that actually works

Unfortunately, motorbikes are a huge draw to thieves, but many will be put off by decent motorcycle security. A disc lock, lock and chain, ground anchor and a cover will help, and a tracker could mean...

The best motorcycle GPS trackers to help find stolen bikes

The best motorcycle GPS trackers to help find stolen bikes

With all the different motorcycle GPS trackers on the market, it can be difficult to find the right one for your needs. To help you decide, we at MCN have come up with this list of motorcycle security...

Lock it or lose it: MCN picks the best motorcycle locks

Lock it or lose it: MCN picks the best motorcycle locks

One of the first lessons you learn when you get a bike is to use a motorcycle lock of some kind to secure it. Unfortunately, if you don’t, it might not be there when you get back. However, that...

Put the brakes on bike theft: Best motorcycle disc locks

Put the brakes on bike theft: Best motorcycle disc locks

Motorcycle disc locks are often a cheap and easy way of adding at least one layer of security to your bike, especially when you’re parking away from your home. These are super-easy to transport and...