Harley-Davidson Street 750

The 750’s a blank canvas so I can’t wait to add a bit of my own personality. Let’s hope for a long hot summer for evening trips to the coast for chips.
alison.silcox@motorcyclenews.com

MCN Fleet: Street 750 passes with flying colours!

MCN Fleet: Street 750 passes with flying colours!

What a cracking way to round off my year of riding the Harley-Davidson Street 750, I’ve just passed my IAM Advanced riding test and I’m pretty chuffed. I took ownership of the Street 750 in...

MCN Fleet: Street 750 helps turn the M25 red!

MCN Fleet: Street 750 helps turn the M25 red!

I’m just home and having a cuppa after a great day of riding. It’s not the most ideal biking weather and with no weather protection on the Harley-Davidson Street 750, it’s not the best bike for winter...

MCN Fleet: When will I ever feel comfortable?

MCN Fleet: When will I ever feel comfortable?

So, I've been on a voyage of discovery this year with my Harley-Davidson Street 750 and become firm friends over the 7000 miles covered. When I say firm friends I do mean it quite literally, the...

MCN Fleet: Street 750 goes back to school

MCN Fleet: Street 750 goes back to school

I’ve not taken the usual route with my IAM training, rather than join my local group and have weekly or fortnightly rides out with my observer, I opted to join the Thames Vale group. Throughout the...

MCN Fleet: Is it time to swap the Street 750

MCN Fleet: Is it time to swap the Street 750

I’ve been riding the Harley-Davidson Street 750 for the last few months, after almost 30 years it’s taken over from the XL Sportster 883 as the baby of the Harley range. I was curious to see how the...

MCN Fleet: Street 750 becomes one of the girls

MCN Fleet: Street 750 becomes one of the girls

I’ve just spent a great afternoon combining two of my favourite things: riding my Street 750 and eating cake. I wasn’t alone as I was taking part in the Ladies of Harley Afternoon Tea ride, one of the...

MCN Fleet: 5000 miles and counting for Street 750

MCN Fleet: 5000 miles and counting for Street 750

I’ve just taken the Harley-Davidson Street 750 to Sycamore Harley-Davidson where Trev, the technician, performed the 5000-mile regular service. With a 31-point tick sheet to work through it was a...

MCN Fleet: It's been a bumpy ride!

MCN Fleet: It's been a bumpy ride!

I’ve been having ongoing issues with the seating position on the Harley-Davidson Street 750. My preconceived notion that a cruiser would be more comfortable than bikes with a more conventional riding...

MCN Fleet: Queue-busting Harley-Davidson Street 750

MCN Fleet: Queue-busting Harley-Davidson Street 750

How smug do I feel? I'm sat with a cake and cuppa waiting for my hubby, Mark, to arrive and I've already been here for about 40 minutes! We were going away for the night but needed to come home...

MCN Fleet: Advancing skills on the Harley Street 750

MCN Fleet: Advancing skills on the Harley Street 750

Turning up for my first session with IAM observer, Alie Ball, I was pleasantly surprised by her lack of high-viz clothing! I’d met Alie at a trackday last year and she inspired me to have a crack at...

Long term update: New Remus Exhaust on my Harley Street 750

Long term update: New Remus Exhaust on my Harley Street 750

I’m on a quest to personalise my bike so the first step’s have been to fit a new Remus Exhaust pipe (http://www.performanceparts-ltd.com). Not only has it improved the power, it’s improved the looks...

MCN Fleet: Street weathers the storm

MCN Fleet: Street weathers the storm

Peering out of the window of the Hotel Kyriad in Etaples, the rain was lashing down and the trees bent in half. We were about to set out on day two of our mini break to France, heading to a town just...

MCN Fleet: Life in the HOG lane

MCN Fleet: Life in the HOG lane

Here I am after just a couple of weeks into riding the Harley-Davidson Street 750 and I’ve discussed it more with passers-by than I’ve chatted about other bikes in a whole year. Is this going to be...