April

Aprilia RSV4 first ride

Aprilia RSV4 first ride

The Aprilia RSV4 launch took place at Misano in Italy. MCN's Michael Neeves was out there riding the RSV4 and reporting back with his impressions of Aprilia's new flagship...

At the Nurburgring

At the Nurburgring

Out on a trip with my pal Joe, just waiting for our first lap of the nurburgring.... No I didnt remember any of the bends - just head down and go!

Aprilia RSV4: countdown to first ride

Aprilia RSV4: countdown to first ride

It’s the night before the big day! Tomorrow I finally get to ride Aprilia's brand new RSV4 around Misano circuit in northern Italy. I still haven't actually seen one in the flesh yet, but they’ve got...

Get your tyres fitted at home

Get your tyres fitted at home

The magic of having your tyers fitted at home! oh what fun, and as it was on my drive no police issues.... As a local lad to MCN (Peterborough), how nice it was to find a mobile fitter and biker...

Russ from Exile Cycles

Russ from Exile Cycles

Krista and russ from Exile Cycles at earls court!

Free panniers with BMW R1200GS

Free panniers with BMW R1200GS

BMW is giving away free panniers with every new R1200GS and R1200GS Adventure from April 1 to the end of September 2009. The panniers are worth £459 on the regular GS and £603 on the Adventure. BMW is...

My Everyday Superbikes site

My site is about the bikes a couple of friends and I own, and the places we go - mostly the short break trips we go on to places like the Isle of Man or the Nurburgring and other race tracks that are now roads. It may be of intrest to somebody. I update it regularly and it gets between 10 and 30 hits a day, from somewhere! I am not selling anything from the site, however as its a free site...

Moto Guzzi V1000G5 - the rottweiler of the motorcycle world

Rottweilers. They burp, fart, and snarl like no-one's business. To some they inspire dread, no doubt by association with satanic shennanigans in The Omen, while to others they are the best pets you could ever hope for; loyal, dependable, while being suitably scary enough to deter the would-be miscreant from any thought of mischief. Squadra Guzzista member Keith's 1983 V1000G5 is a bit like a...

Why ride a bike?

Why ride a bike?

Why you should ride a motorcycle?! I used to live in Central London. Approximately 15 years ago I moved to Kent (about 25 miles away) and my commuting fares would have cost me more than £2500 per...

Designer Ducati Monsters up for auction

Designer Ducati Monsters up for auction

A group of fashion students have designed 3 one-off Monster 696s in conjunction with Ducati and Puma. Find a Ducati Monster 696 for sale Students Abigail Briggs, Charlotte La Roche, and Laura...

Aerostitch unveils remote-operated zip

Over one hundred all-new items are in the new 2009 Aerostich and RiderWearHouse catalog, including a miniature 'Remote Control Zipper Sliders' option. The battery powered zippers are an upgrade for the vents on Aerostich Roadcrafter and Darien suits. A separate version will be available in November for the waterproof leather Aerostich Transit suit. he unique sliders are the result of...

SRAD rebuild after a big off

SRAD rebuild after a big off

After a big accident involving a lorry, my Suzuki GSX-R750 SRAD was left destroyed, so during the rebuild I took the opportunity to get a custom Shark paint job. A foreign truck pulled out...

Ventura Luggage offer – Conditions

Offer Offer applies to full Ventura Bike Pack Systems only. Full System comprises: L-Brackets; Pack-Rack, Sports-Rack, Grab Handle and Spada or Delta Bag. The Ventura Aerodynamic Bike-Pack System is made up of three core components. The L-Brackets, the racks and the packs... L-Brackets All L-Brackets are individually designed and custom-made for your model bike to complement rather than detract...

Motrax Super Sticky Tyre Paint released!

Seen this on the Motrax website - super sticky Track Day Tyre Paint - looks like a right laugh! http://www.motrax.co.uk/index.php?mod=new_developments