Ad closing in seconds....

Choosing kit (March 2012)

  • Why is there stepped wear on my front tyre?

    21 March 2012 by MCN

    Why is there stepped wear on my front tyre?

    Q. I was getting my GSX-R out from hibernation and I’ve noticed some stepped wear on the front tyre, it probably occurred with that end of the year track day and 300-mile ride I did last October. A.

    Read more ...
  • What to wear for desert riding

    21 March 2012 by MCN

    What to wear for desert riding

    Q. Work is taking me to Qatar and I’ll be swapping my Honda CB100R for a CRF450 to ride the dunes. As gear isn’t readily available out there, and I’m clueless when it comes to MX gear. Can you give me...

    Read more ...
  • Shoei XR-1100 problem

    15 March 2012 by Anonymous

    Shoei XR-1100 problem

    I wanted to pass on a concern I have with Shoei's XR-1100 crash helmet. The lid is awesome, very comfy, visor removal is easy and it is reasonably quiet. It suffers in one way only and has really...

    Read more ...
  • Best tyres for a Kawasaki ZZR600

    14 March 2012 by MCN

    Best tyres for a Kawasaki ZZR600

    Q. I own a 2001 ZZR600 and would like an opinion as to the best tyres for this bike. I am not a knee-down, throttle-open rider, basically I’m a commuter and weekend social rider. I have recently read...

    Read more ...
  • How to get back at a scammer

    14 March 2012 by MCN

    How to get back at a scammer

    Q. I have been stupid and trusted a stranger from the UK who I thought wanted to buy my 2008 Kawasaki ZX-10R from me here in Slovakia. I won’t go into details, but I lost a lot of money and I don’t...

    Read more ...
  • How to improve Honda CBR600RR’s mirrors

    14 March 2012 by MCN

    How to improve Honda CBR600RR’s mirrors

    Q. Is it just me, or are the mirrors on CBR600RRs circa 2007 really crap? I get a lovely view of my arms and that’s it. Any ideas? A. Another reader, Barry Sylvester, had a similar problem but sorted...

    Read more ...
  • Best classic-looking motorcycle tyres

    01 March 2012 by MCN

    Best classic-looking motorcycle tyres

    Q. I have two bikes wanting new tyres – a 1979 Honda CB650Z and a 1998 Honda CB500S. I am not concerned about tyre wear, wet weather performance, or achieving the classic look, all I need is the best...

    Read more ...
  • How to sort Yamaha XJ900’s braking feel

    01 March 2012 by MCN

    How to sort Yamaha XJ900’s braking feel

    Q. The brakes on my Yamaha XJ900 Diversion only give me decent feel when the lever’s span adjustment is right out. My last bike was an XJR1300 and the brakes were great, so I’m thinking of grafting on...

    Read more ...
Bauer Media

Bauer Media Group consists of: Bauer Consumer Media Ltd, Company number: 01176085, Bauer Radio Ltd, Company Number: 1394141
Registered Office: Media House, Peterborough Business Park, Lynch Wood, Peterborough, PE2 6EA H Bauer Publishing,
Company Number: LP003328 Registered Office: Academic House, 24-28 Oval Road, London, NW1 7DT.
All registered in England and Wales. VAT no 918 5617 01
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd are authorised and regulated by the FCA(Ref No. 710067)