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Bike News (September 2009)

  • Reclaim North Wales - send us your pictures

    11 September 2009 by Steve Farrell

    Reclaim North Wales - send us your pictures

    MCN is asking riders helping us reclaim North Wales this Sunday to send us their pictures from the day. We're encouraging as many law-abiding motorcyclists as possible to descend on the region in a...

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  • Reclaim North Wales - fine weather predicted

    11 September 2009 by Steve Farrell

    Reclaim North Wales - fine weather predicted

    Fine weather is forecasted for North Wales on Sunday – when thousands of you are set to descend on the region with MCN. Our Reclaim North Wales campaign is taking a stance against heavy-handed police...

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  • New for 2010: KTM Bike Tent

    11 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    New for 2010: KTM Bike Tent

    Tents aren’t new to KTM’s Powerwear collection, but one that doubles us to keep your bike out of view is. This set up allows for a tent adequate to happily house two fairly burly sized folks to have...

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  • New KTM Brandeisen, really

    11 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    New KTM Brandeisen, really

    This one took us a while to work out – a KTM branding iron? But apparently it’s a barbeque tool. We’ll explain. So you’ve cooked your steak, but how are you going to tell which one is yours? Easy,...

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  • Aprilia RSV4 official parts

    11 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    Aprilia RSV4 official parts

    Check out next week’s issue of MCN as we’ve collated the brand spanking new range of add-ons for the Aprilia RSV4. An official parts catalogue has only just been announced this month, and we’ve got...

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  • New casual t-shirt line from KTM

    11 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    New casual t-shirt line from KTM

    As well as launching new bikes, new parts and new kit, KTM also has a pretty extensive clothing line. Here are some of our favourites that have become new additions to the catalogue for the close of...

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  • 10% off bike kit at Grand Prix Legends

    11 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    10% off bike kit at Grand Prix Legends

    For one week only, Grand Prix Legends is offering ten per cent discounts on all motorcycle protectivewear that’s currently in stock. That’s a ten per cent discount on leathers, lids, gloves and boots.

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  • Oxford Products secure EDZ distribution

    11 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    Oxford Products secure EDZ distribution

    Oxford Products has been appointed exclusive worldwide distributor with immediate effect for the market-leading range of EDZ base layers and thermal clothing. Established in 1995 by James Tilleard as...

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  • Legal advice: placing a deposit on a bike

    11 September 2009 by Chris Dabbs

    Legal advice: placing a deposit on a bike

    When you place a deposit to secure a bike that needs to be ordered months ahead and negotiate added incentives like an alarm, a dealer cannot pull out of the deal because the bike has gained in...

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  • MCN in the mud bath

    10 September 2009 by bobbledink66

    MCN in the mud bath

    This was taken in the Mud Baths, Dalyan, Turkey, August 09. I'm Tim Randles reading MCN while my family & mates look on. What else can you do while the mud drys. And no the mud didn't work...

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  • Has your bike's frame cracked or snapped?

    10 September 2009 by Guy Procter

    Has your bike's frame cracked or snapped?

    Has your bike suffered a cracked or snapped frame in a situation you regard as unexpected or unreasonable? Do you know someone who’s bike this has happened to? If so, we want to hear from you. Any...

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  • KTM Snipe X helmet

    10 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    KTM Snipe X helmet

    If you own a big KTM Adventure trailie or the new for 2009 SMT then this is the helmet you’ve been waiting for. Get the best price on motorcycle helmets It’s based on the hugely popular Arai Tour X3...

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  • Rare Vincent at Auction

    10 September 2009 by Laura Kennerley

    Rare Vincent at Auction

    This rare Vincent Rapide will be the highlight of this weekend’s auction at Beaulieu Motor Museum. The 1949 998cc Rapide is one of only a handful of models made using HRD-branded crankcases. It...

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  • Ferrari-themed chopper for sale

    09 September 2009 by Andy Downes

    Ferrari-themed chopper for sale

    This mad-looking Ferrari-themed Yamaha R1-engined chopper is up for sale on the American eBay site.    The bike is owned by Darcy Jovic in America and has a few days left to run on the...

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  • Keep cool with KTM ice cubes

    09 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    Keep cool with KTM ice cubes

    Summer might be coming to a close but you always need ice, right? How about some KTM ice? This ice tray is perfect for any bike fan, motorbike mad kids or someone who wants to show off to his biker...

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  • New for 2010: KTM Shockdoctor

    09 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    New for 2010: KTM Shockdoctor

    One of the latest additions to the new 2010 KTM accessory range is this KTM branded Shockdoctor. Find a KTM for sale If you haven’t heard of the Shockdoctor before it’s a very simple and hugely...

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  • Do you know Britain’s most prolific crasher?

    09 September 2009 by Laura Kennerley

    Do you know Britain’s most prolific crasher?

    Does one of your mate’s deserve the title Britain’s worst crasher? MCN is searching for the rider who has notched up the most spills during his track day antics to award this inauspicious title...

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  • KTM add travel griller to 2010 equipment range

    09 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    KTM add travel griller to 2010 equipment range

    KTM has brought us some pretty cool products in the past – the KTM toaster, KTM air mattress and KTM toe-bar cover. But this griller is our new favourite. This cool metal travel barbeque is perfect...

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  • Whitham pledges help for cancer

    09 September 2009 by Andy Downes

    Whitham pledges help for cancer

    Ex-racer and TV commentator Jamie Whitham has pledged his help in an online prize draw to raise money for a motorcyclists’ family left after he recently died of cancer.  Prizes will include a...

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  • MP backs MCN Reclaim Wales campaign

    09 September 2009 by Steve Farrell

    MP backs MCN Reclaim Wales campaign

    MP Lembit Opik is backing MCN’s campaign to reclaim North Wales for motorcyclists. Opik aims to join us on his Suzuki GS1000 when we descend on the region on Sunday.    We’re taking a...

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  • Rossi Misano lid special

    09 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    Rossi Misano lid special

    If you didn’t see it at the weekend, here’s the special one-off helmet Valentino Rossi donned for his home GP at Misano. Find Helmets for sale in the MCN Shop The eight-time World Champion wore this...

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  • Over the top policing

    08 September 2009 by Stephen Woods

    Over the top policing

    Last Sunday I was riding my one-week-old motorcycle to Betws-y-Coed in North Wales, I was traveling behind a car at approximately 25 mph (60 mph limit) when a police officer stopped me. When I asked...

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  • New Foggy Red Torpedo range

    08 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    New Foggy Red Torpedo range

    Carl Fogarty today launched a new range of official Foggy merchandise with Red Torpedo – the biker-friendly clothing line who has been affiliated with Guy Martin and the Hydrex Honda team for the past...

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  • Chaos the Greek way

    08 September 2009 by David Lewin

    Chaos the Greek way

    As there is alot of talk about the EU and bikes now how about this-in Greece despite being in the EU for 28 years there is still NO MOT for Bikes ! You should see the state of some of these machines!...

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  • New Ducati branded electronics from Toshiba

    08 September 2009 by Rob Hull

    New Ducati branded electronics from Toshiba

    Toshiba and Ducati have just launched special Ducati themed editions of the Toshiba portable Satellite U500 laptop and Camileo S10 camcorder. The Satellite U500 Ducati edition is a 13.3’’ (33,78 cm)...

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  • Survey: Help improve MCN Bikes For Sale

    08 September 2009 by MCN

    Survey: Help improve MCN Bikes For Sale

    We'd like your help to make MCN better for you. Please take 2 secs to respond to the survey below on MCN Bikes For Sale. Check out MCN Bikes For Sale now If you were searching MCN's bikes for sale...

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  • New MCN September 9: Rossi to Ducati?

    08 September 2009 by James Keen

    New MCN September 9: Rossi to Ducati?

    In this week's issue of MCN, on sale September 9, Valentino Rossi reveals that he could quit Yamaha at the end of 2010 and move to Ducati. Subscribe to MCN  We have...

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