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Bike News (November 2001)

  • How I learnt to perform stunts

    04 November 2001

    How I learnt to perform stunts

    You’ve had the conversation a thousand times. You walk into work bleary-eyed on Monday morning, head straight to your desk, locker or bench on auto-pilot and almost by reflex you and your colleagues...

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  • Bikes make women sexier

    04 November 2001

    Bikes make women sexier

    A gorgeous girl is a gorgeous girl. But put her on a motorbike and we’re completely sold, according to a new survey from Kawasaki.The poll found half of us find women more attractive if they’re on two...

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  • 20 bikes stolen from dealer

    04 November 2001

    20 bikes stolen from dealer

    A new bike at a price too good to be true? Beware, it could be one of those stolen from MCN Award-winning dealer Colin Appleyard.Twenty bikes were taken from the firm’s West Yorks warehouse on October...

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  • Free NEC Show guide with MCN on Wednesday

    04 November 2001

    Free NEC Show guide with MCN on Wednesday

    Buy Wednesday’s MCN and you’ll get a free 32-page supplement complete with a focus on the 17 essential new bikes not to miss, other attractions worth planning for and that vital floor plan to help you...

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  • Winner of Reynolds’ sliders revealed

    04 November 2001

    Winner of Reynolds’ sliders revealed

    We asked for your top biking tips to feature in our Tip of the Day and you responded big time. The promise of John Reynold’s one-off No1 sliders (as worn at the final Donington Park British superbike...

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  • Strange But True…

    04 November 2001

    Strange But True…

    Japan: What? You’re only getting one knee down on each corner? You can’t be trying. Check out our picture. Now look again. There’s only one bloke on that bike, and he’s riding side saddle! This...

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  • Whitham and Plater ride British Superbikes

    04 November 2001

    Whitham and Plater ride British Superbikes

    The season’s over. The flags are all packed away. We’ve had another thrilling season of British superbike action, with incredible battles everywhere from rostrum results to the final points, but now...

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  • bikes-uk calls in the receivers

    04 November 2001

    bikes-uk, the country’s second biggest chain of dealers, has gone into receivership.The firm called in receivers Grant Thornton at 9pm last night and staff at the 16 dealerships were told the news this morning. Grant Thornton says the 14 shops around the country will continue trading as normal and that firms have already expressed an interest in buying Bikes-UK as a going concern. Carnell-City has...

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  • Harris and Rhencullen Special GSX-R1000s

    04 November 2001

    Harris and Rhencullen Special GSX-R1000s

    Here’s are two specials you should make time to check out, an awesome GSX-R1000 special on the Harris display in hall 19, stand r34.Subtle paintwork mimics the Barry Sheene bikes of a past era, right...

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  • NEC Show ticket winners named

    04 November 2001

    NEC Show ticket winners named

    The competition was only open for a couple of hours on Friday, but over 300 of you entered, enticed by the chance to win one of 25 pairs of tickets to the NEC Show, which opens this week.Entrants had...

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  • 50 tickets to the NEC Show given away!

    01 November 2001

    50 tickets to the NEC Show given away!

    We had almost 300 entries in just a couple of hours in our competition to give away 25 pairs of tickets to the NEC Show. It is now closed and we’ll be naming the winners on the site on Monday,...

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  • The 2.5-litre V-twin… from Britain

    01 November 2001

    The 2.5-litre V-twin… from Britain

    This is set to be the biggest-bore twin in production… and one of the most exclusive.The British designed and American-funded 2500cc twin is code-named the 152 (because it displaces 152 cubic...

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  • MCN Butlins Spring Spectacular dates

    01 November 2001

    MCN Butlins Spring Spectacular dates

    We’ve been bombarded with queries regarding our 2002 MCN Spring Spectacular at Butlins, Skegness.Well we’re pleased to reveal the three-night event will be bigger, better and louder than ever. The...

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  • Naughty naughty

    01 November 2001

    Naughty naughty

    Cutting junctions like that would usually attract the attentions of plod… not when it’s the 2001 Ulster GP

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  • Cat and Fiddle run improved

    01 November 2001

    Cat and Fiddle run improved

    One of our favourite roads is re-opening. Parts of the Cat And Fiddle road – also known as the A537 Buxton-to-Macclesfield – have been shut over the last three weeks for roadworks.You’ll be pleased to...

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