November

Bike novel from Gardner

Bike novel from Gardner

Wayne Gardner’s ex-wife Donna has penned a novel based on the " sex-charged big-money world of international motorcycle racing. " The 630-page book is called " Leathers " and...

Advanced tickets for the Ally Pally Show

Advanced tickets for the Ally Pally Show

We have been experiencing problems with our advanced ticket hotline number for the Road Racing and Superbike Show at Alexandra Place, January 25- February 2. However these have now been resolved and...

UN plans worldwide bike laws

UN plans worldwide bike laws

British bikes could be forced to meet the same strict rules and regulations as in California, thanks to the United Nations. The UN aim to create world standards for motorcycles, beginning with...

IAM warns scooter riders

IAM warns scooter riders

The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) is warning that the predicted rush onto scooters to beat London’s imminent congestion charges could result in casualties as inexperienced riders take to the...

Video exclusive: 2003 ZX-6R

Video exclusive: 2003 ZX-6R

In the latest issue of MCN you can read the first test of one of the hottest bikes of 2003 – Kawasaki’s honed and toned ZX-6R. AND we have exclusive video of the bike being caned around Sepang, the...

Council’s controversial ‘safety measure’

Council’s controversial ‘safety measure’

Wiltshire County Council has decided to remove the signage from roads in a safety experiment. Rather than a centreline, roads in the scheme will remain unpainted.The idea comes from a similar scheme...

Your guide to the NEC show

Your guide to the NEC show

This is the first chance to see all the new bikes for 2003 and beyond, all under one roof. With so many bikes, it’s hard to know where to go first, so we’ve picked out what we think are important.

Safety cameras become casualties

Safety cameras become casualties

Safety cameras are now facing a new enemy. Two cameras on the A146 in Norfolk appear to have been shot by the mysterious ‘Norfolk Sniper’.Police have not yet established what type of weapon wrecked...

Coming soon: Exclusive ZX-6R video

Coming soon: Exclusive ZX-6R video

Click on to www.motorcyclenews.com on Wednesday November 13 for your first chance to see and hear what life is like behind the screen of a screaming 2003 Kawasaki ZX-6R.MCN’s Keith Farr strapped a...

NEC Show: Triumph Daytona 600, Ducati 999R

NEC Show: Triumph Daytona 600, Ducati 999R

Triumph has just revealed these first official pictures of its new Daytona 600.We’ll have more details and pictures shortly…Ducati’s new 999RDucati has just kicked off the NEC Show with a stunning...

Thieves foil round the world trip

Just one day and a handful of miles from completing their round the world ride for charity, a couple from Australia have had their bike stolen by thieves.Ralph Dixon and Fionnuala Livingston had racked up almost 18,750 miles on their BMW F650GS through some of the world’s hottest troublespots without serious incident, collecting donations and presents in aid of multiple sclerosis sufferers.They...

Video: Triumph Daytona 600

Video: Triumph Daytona 600

Click on the links on the right to download either the Triumph Daytona 600 video or the Quicktime player you’ll need to watch it.

Get away to a hot track this month

Get away to a hot track this month

Before you mothball your sliders and dark visor just yet, how do you fancy a trackday getaway to the sun-kissed Tarmac of Cartegena in Spain?Sounds good? Well, Attraction Trackdays have a few spaces...

Video exclusive: New Triumph 600

Video exclusive: New Triumph 600

In the latest MCN, out Wednesday November 6, we’ve got an incredible world exclusive – the first ever pictures of the new production-ready Triumph Daytona 600. And on motorcyclenews.com you can see it...

New service wants drivers to text

New service wants drivers to text

A new mobile phone service is encouraging motorists to text from their cars. Roadrave, as it’s known, allows drivers to send messages to each other just by using their numberplate, rather than a phone...

Ducati 999 scoops top MCN award

Ducati 999 scoops top MCN award

Wednesday, November 6 saw the seventh annual MCN Awards, held at the International Convention Centre in Birmingham. They were topped by Ducati’s stunning 999, which took the coveted Machine of the...

Round the world bike found

Round the world bike found

Yesterday, Monday November 4, we reported on the sad story of a couple from Australia, who had their bike nicked on the last leg of a pan-global charity run.It was taken from outside Magor services on...

Suzuki plans new Corona-rep 600

Suzuki plans new Corona-rep 600

Suzuki is set to launch an Alstare Corona replica of its GSX-R600 next spring. It’ll be the first time the latest shape GSX-R600 has been available in the colours of the factory’s World Supersport...

We ride: 2003 Kawasaki ZX-6R

We ride: 2003 Kawasaki ZX-6R

MCN’s Keith Farr has just stepped off the new Kawasaki ZX-6R he’s been riding on the blisteringly hot Tarmac at the Malaysian circuit of Sepang. Here’s his first impressions…You can read more from...

Not the MCN Awards

Not the MCN Awards

Next Wednesday in a glittering ceremony, peppered with stars, the prestigious 2002 MCN Awards take place. They mark the highest achievements within the industry and pick out the year’s high fliers.