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Bike News (February 2010)

  • Nicola T launches Bennetts Babe model search

    18 February 2010 by Steve Farrell

    Nicola T launches Bennetts Babe model search

    Former Big Brother contestant Nicola Tappenden has launched a competition to join a motorcycle insurers’ model squad. The Page 3 girl posed on a Ducati 1198 to promote Bennetts’ search for models for...

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  • Video: New Fox MX gear in detail

    18 February 2010 by Marc Abbott

    Video: New Fox MX gear in detail

    Next week's MCN has details of some exciting new limited edition kit from gods of MX, Fox. Here's a video (and a whole load more if you visit the Fox YouTube channel) explaining the tech behind the...

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  • Frank Thomas seeks ‘real riders’

    18 February 2010 by John Westlake

    Frank Thomas seeks ‘real riders’

    If you wear Frank Thomas kit you’re eligible to star in the company’s next advertising campaign. Frank Thomas are launching a nationwide search to find real riders who wear their clothing.  ...

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  • New Gore-Tex suit and gloves from Bering

    18 February 2010 by Marc Abbott

    New Gore-Tex suit and gloves from Bering

    Here’s Bering’s latest adventure-styled offering, plus a few new pairs of men’s gloves the French firm is bringing to these shores this year. Save cash on motorcycle clothing They’ll all be available...

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  • 2010 women’s range from Bering

    18 February 2010 by Marc Abbott

    2010 women’s range from Bering

    French firm Bering always come good with their women’s kit, and this year is no different. Here are the latest additions to the range. Save cash on motorcycle clothing For details of Bering’s...

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  • Ducati HyperKromo

    17 February 2010 by Bill Johnson

    My Americanized Ducati Hypermotard, chromed and and turbo'ed. The full story and photos available at http://www.duccutters.com/BillJohnson-HyperKromo.tpl DucCutters.com is the official "Desmo Owner's Club" for customized Ducatis!

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  • New ZX-6R crash protection from GB Racing

    17 February 2010 by Marc Abbott

    New ZX-6R crash protection from GB Racing

    British-designed, British-built ­ GB Racing's crash protection can be seen on most of the BSB machines this year, as well as those of World Supersport teams like Parkalgar Honda and Provec...

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  • Win a Sons of Anarchy DVD giveaway

    17 February 2010 by Marc Abbott

    Win a Sons of Anarchy DVD giveaway

    The first series of US TV show Sons of Anarchy, starring William Lucking, Theo Rossi and Hellboy's Ron Perlman, is in the shops from February 22, and we have five copies to give away. Save cash on...

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  • Acumen device to give piece of mind

    17 February 2010 by Marc Abbott

    Acumen device to give piece of mind

    The new pocket-sized PAPS (Portable Asset Protection System) from Acumen will alert you by text message if it detects movement, tilt, or a significant temperature change in your bike while it's parked...

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  • Poll: Who should replace Suzi Perry?

    17 February 2010 by John Westlake

    Poll: Who should replace Suzi Perry?

    Suzi’s a hard act to follow – the BBC need to find a presenter who knows about racing, can anchor a primetime live show and – ideally – is easy on the eye. Suzi Perry Quits MotoGP on BBC Vote for...

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  • EDZ's 2010 merino wool range

    17 February 2010 by Marc Abbott

    EDZ's 2010 merino wool range

    Masters of insulation EDZ have just released details of their merino wool base layers and accessories for 2010.      If you're looking for something lightweight and warm to see you...

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  • New Laser exhausts for BMW R1200GS

    17 February 2010 by Marc Abbott

    New Laser exhausts for BMW R1200GS

    Laser have released four new exhausts for the 2010 BMW R1200GS. The Duo-Tech slip-ons cost £382 for inox, and £520 for the titanium version, while the HotCam DS slip-on costs 540 is titanium and £600...

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  • New Yoshimura exhaust for Honda Hornet

    17 February 2010 by Marc Abbott

    New Yoshimura exhaust for Honda Hornet

    Yoshimura's new slip-on for the CB600F Hornet features a newly designed stainless steel Tri-Cone end cap, and midrange and peak power are claimed to be improved over stock with the baffle in place,...

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  • New Michelin City Grip scooter tyre

    17 February 2010 by Marc Abbott

    New Michelin City Grip scooter tyre

    Michelin has launched the new City Grip scooter tyre, claimed to be perfectly suited to wet roads the first tyre of it type to feature Michelin¹s latest Progressive Sipe Technology (PST) to improve...

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  • Yamaha money-saving offer – for everyone

    17 February 2010 by Trevor Franklin

    Yamaha money-saving offer – for everyone

    A money-off discount of 10% is now available for customers spending £50 or more on genuine Yamaha clothing and accessories at all authorised Yamaha dealer and lifestyle centres.  To take...

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  • Suzi Perry Quits MotoGP on BBC

    17 February 2010 by Andy Downes

    Suzi Perry Quits MotoGP on BBC

    Fans’ favourite Suzi Perry has quit MotoGP on the BBC in what she told MCN was the ‘most agonising decision’ of her life. Have your say in our poll: Who should replace Suzi Perry? After 13 years as...

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  • Ocean raise money for Help for Heroes

    15 February 2010 by Catherine Pearce

    Ocean raise money for Help for Heroes

    On 06 February 2010, Ocean Plymouth Motorrad celebrated the arrival of the updated BMW R1200GS, BMW R1200GS Adventure and BMW R1200RT. As well as offering guests the opportunity to test ride the new...

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  • Harley XR1200 gets Storz Performance make-over

    15 February 2010 by Andy Downes

    Harley XR1200 gets Storz Performance make-over

    Harley-Davidson’s XR1200 flat-track style road bike has been given a complete performance and handling makeover by American firm Storz Performance. Find a Harley-Davidson XR1200 for sale The basic...

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  • Aberystwyth fun

    13 February 2010 by Anonymous

    Aberystwyth fun

    We went for a spin to Aberystwyth sea front and we dared our mate to ride the children's rollercoaster. As you can see he is game for a laugh!

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  • Hi vis nonsense

    13 February 2010 by 5thwildhog

    I work as a spark on the motorways of Greater Manchester and have been on many health and safety courses. We have to wear hi vis uniforms and it has been said that the hi vis vests draw the eye so much so that people are attracted to it. There is no evidence supporting the the need for hi vis, why don't they address pot holes, or bad drivers instead? In the ten or so...

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  • 0-mile Honda RC45 spotted in MCN Bikemart

    12 February 2010 by Phil West

    0-mile Honda RC45 spotted in MCN Bikemart

    This brand new, 0-mile, unregistered Honda RVF750R has come up for grabs on MCN Bikemart priced at £24,995!     Check out more pics of the 0-mile RC45 More commonly known as the...

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  • New classic-style gloves from Weise

    12 February 2010 by Marc Abbott

    New classic-style gloves from Weise

    These new Weise Victory gloves manage to pull off the trick of providing all the protection of a modern street glove, but also lashings of classic style. Browse gloves for sale in the MCN Shop Made...

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  • 10,000 to join ride for Afghanistan heroes

    12 February 2010 by Steve Farrell

    10,000 to join ride for Afghanistan heroes

    A ride on Mother’s Day to honour British soldiers in Afghanistan has gained so much support that organisers have had to stop more motorcyclists registering. Over 10,000 have already registered to...

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