August

Bikes on TV: August 4-10

Bikes on TV: August 4-10

KEY TO CHANNELS:   DRT - Discovery Real Time  SHED – Discovery Shed DSC - Discovery Channel  DHD - Discovery Channel HD EXS - Extreme Sports Channel EUR1 (2, HD) -...

New tyre pressure and temperature display

New tyre pressure and temperature display

Mobiletron's new TyreTrack system shows you tyre pressure and tyre temperature information on a bar- or tank-mounted LCD screen. Save £££s on motorcycle products Low or high temperature and/or...

MotoShare scheme launches in USA

MotoShare scheme launches in USA

Forget BoJo’s bicycle scheme, across the pond they’re offering the kind of bike rental we can really get excited about. For $1,999 per year, subscribers to Jupiter’s Motorcycles “MotoShare” scheme...

MCN reveals 2011 Alpinestars range

MCN reveals 2011 Alpinestars range

In the July 28 issue of MCN, out now, you can find the details of the new Alpinestars' 2011 range, including an adventure suit, new CE-approved boots and off-road kit. Save £££s on motorcycle...

New official race kit for BMW S1000RR

New official race kit for BMW S1000RR

BMW has just released a new HP Race Cover Kit. The black plastic kit contains everything you need to mask the gaps left when you take off the numberplate hanger, mirrors and indicators for serious...

New Lightech chain adjuster for S1000RR

New Lightech chain adjuster for S1000RR

Lightech’s new chain adjuster is made from strong yet light Ergal 7075 and 6082 specification aluminium alloy. Save £££s on motorcycle products It’s claimed to be easy to fit and adjust, with...

The first pillion ride

The first pillion ride

I had to send this picture of my 9 year old son Marc after his first proper pillion ride out to Bikewise at Durham. His grin was just as wide with his helmet still on!

Drag/Cafe racer rod

Drag/Cafe racer rod

This started off life as a 2002 silver and chrome (yuch) V-Ros so I decided to mess about with it a little. I fancied something a bit different - a mix between a drag bike and cafe racer. The details...

Yorkshire to keep speed cameras

Look North has reported that none of the speed cameras in Yorkshire are going to be turned off. The powers that be said that the money would be found to keep them turned on.