November

Destination dealer: Doble Motorcycles

Destination dealer: Doble Motorcycles

ADVERTISING PROMOTION The place to put your money down on one of Honda’s new wave of 2011 models! Doble Motorcycles have generated an enviable reputation throughout their 43-year history for supplying...

New MCN November 17: Slow start for Rossi dream team

New MCN November 17: Slow start for Rossi dream team

In this week's issue of MCN, on sale November 17, we bring you all the news from Valentino Rossi's Ducati debut along with the rest of the news from the Valencia MotoGP test. We ride the new...

Muc Off cleaning with sex appeal

Ever wondered just how many products Muc Off made to help you with cleaning your bike? Or did you just want to see a woman using chain lube? Either way, this is worth a gander.

Dealer who folded owing thousands did same thing in the 90s

Dealer who folded owing thousands did same thing in the 90s

The director of a motorcycle dealership that went bust owing customers thousands previously owned another bike showroom which folded in similar circumstances. Police are investigating allegations of...

Copping, a free Triumph!

Copping, a free Triumph!

A Triumph fan has won a free Thunderbird 1600 after taking part in a competition in Suffolk. Julian Copping, a regular customer at Lings Triumph in Ipswich, took up an invitation to test ride a...

Video: Enduro Classics 2 on DVD

Take in some of the best footage you'll see of the ISDT in the 1960s, plus action from the European Two-Day Enduro championship. There's some brilliantly grainy film to be seen in this new DVD from Duke Video. The DVD costs £19.99 from www.dukevideo.com.

Top video picks of the week! - Nov 12th

Chesca Miles Stunt Starz rider Chesca Miles is a gorgeous, 20-year-old English model that can pull highchair burnouts. We thought that would get your attention. E-Tracer “motorcycle” The makers of the E-Tracer call this 205mpg, 200mph two-wheeler a “cabin motorcycle”. We’re sure you can think of some better names for it… Snow bike This video’s a bit of an oldie [2008], but does something...

Video: Carole Nash Motorcycle Live launch

Video: Carole Nash Motorcycle Live launch

London's famous Centrepoint building played host to a bunch of motorcycling VIPs last night for the launch of Carole Nash Motorcycle Live. The star-studded event to officially launch the forthcoming...

DVLA still not returning old licences

Being an HGV 1 licence holder of "mature years" I have to renew my vocational licence periodically. Not one to leave too much to chance, I photocopied everything before enclosing a stamped, self-addressed envelope and covering letter requesting my old licence be returned to me, as per MCN's good advice. Wouldn't you know it, old licence not returned. They obviously couldn't even be arsed to return...

A dream come true!

A dream come true!

When I was six years old my father took me to school and I saw a guy riding a motocross bike. I dreamed one day I would own a motocross bike and be able to ride whenever I liked. I...

New 2011 Ducati kit revealed

New 2011 Ducati kit revealed

The November 10 issue of MCN, on sale now, has the first details of Ducati's new range of kit for 2011. Save £££s on motorcycle jackets Possibly the coolest of the jackets is the £280 'Twin' cowhide...

New HelmetLok system launched

New HelmetLok system launched

Small and compact to fit in your pocket, jacket or belt loop, the HelmetLok has been designed to lock your helmet to any bike’s handlebars or frame. Save cash on motorcycle products It’s a...

Triumph Tiger 800 prices confirmed

Triumph Tiger 800 prices confirmed

Triumph has just confirmed the prices and expected availability of its two new Tiger 800 variants – and they’re even cheaper than first reported. Find a Triumph motorcycle for sale The...

2011 Honda SH300i revealed

2011 Honda SH300i revealed

The Honda SH300i big-wheel scooter has been updated for 2011, with changes to bodywork, chassis and suspension.  Find a scooter for sale Honda are very proud of the updated model's level of...

Aprilia RSV4 Factory APRC Special Edition - full review

Aprilia RSV4 Factory APRC Special Edition - full review

The 2010 Aprilia RSV4 Factory APRC Special Edition has been ridden and rated by MCN - you can read the full web review in the bike reviews...

How MotoGP legends are made

How MotoGP legends are made

MotoGP: The Route to Glory is out now on DVD. It gives you a fantastic insight into how today’s GP starts got started in racing. Among the racers who discuss the influences, challenges and emotions...

Benelli TNT anniversary specials

Benelli TNT anniversary specials

Benelli is to mark its centenary in 2011 with two new special anniversary models. Find a Benelli for sale At the Milan Show last week the historic Italian marque, since 2005 owned by Chinese company...

Rieju MRT200 LC Pro Comp - first ride

Rieju MRT200 LC Pro Comp - first ride

If you’re on a restricted 33bhp licence and like playing in the mud, Spanish firm Rieju have got just the bike for you: the MRT200 LC Pro Comp. Find a Rieju for sale This is a proper, road-legal...

Kawasaki GPz1100 bargain racer

Kawasaki GPz1100 bargain racer

In its day, the GPz1100B1 was the original superbike: big, black, phenomenally fast and, in 1981, Kawasaki’s flagship.  So you’d be mistaken for assuming this GPz-based sprint machine has set...

Dutch track-diesel powered motorcycle!

In the Netherlands is a little factory. They are building a motorcycle to run on diesel. A motorbike with a 800cc three cylinder turbo engine from Mercedes. 100Nm at 1800 rpm, 45HP at 3000-4500rpm. Consumption: 30-65km on 1 litre of diesel.

Bike-mad pensioner hits 163mph at Silverstone

Bike-mad pensioner hits 163mph at Silverstone

A pensioner, who had never been on a bike before, reached 163mph and took part in high-speed wheelies courtesy of “Rocket” Ron Haslam. Riding pillion with the former racer, 63-year-old Vanessa...

Limited edition Rossi ‘Bye Bye’ T-shirt!

Limited edition Rossi ‘Bye Bye’ T-shirt!

There will be a limited run of Rossi ‘Bye Bye’ T-shirts, as worn by the MotoGP legend last weekend to commemorate his final race for Yamaha, available at the end of November. They will cost £32.99 and...

New Givi range revealed

New Givi range revealed

This week's MCN, out Wednesday, November 10, has details of some of the coolest bits of new kit from Italian luggage and accessory firm Givi.  Save £££s on motorcycle luggage The 'Anti-theft’...

New issue of MCN Sport!

New issue of MCN Sport!

Find out the full story behind Valentino Rossi's move to Ducati in the amazing new issue of MCN Sport magazine, on sale next Wednesday. Put together by the expert team behind MCN and...

Flash Rizoma kit for Ducati Monster 1100

Flash Rizoma kit for Ducati Monster 1100

Italian bolt-ons firm Rizoma have released details of their range of components for the Ducati Monster 1100. Save cash on motorcycle products There's a massive range of kit available, from a 39 Euro...

2011 Honda CBR600F creators speak out

2011 Honda CBR600F creators speak out

The creators of the 2011 Honda CBR600F say they hope the new bike will revitalise the 600cc market by offering riders a less extreme user-friendly sports bike. 2011 Honda CBR600F gallery Sales...

Win a VIP lunch with Lorenzo

Win a VIP lunch with Lorenzo

Two lucky MCN readers will win a VIP lunch with MotoGP star Jorge Lorenzo at Carole Nash Motorcycle Live. Click here to enter There are also 11 runner-up prizes - a signed Lorenzo X-lite helmet and...

George White 5-4-3-2-1 deal on new bikes

George White 5-4-3-2-1 deal on new bikes

If you're in the market for a new bike, you could do a lot worse than taking up George White on their new 5-4-3-2-1 deal.  Buy a new bike from them and you'll get: 5 years 0% finance, £99...

Save a tenner on Keis bodywarmers

Save a tenner on Keis bodywarmers

Good news for year-round commuters - Keis Apparel has 100 of last year's X4 heated bodywarmers still in stock. The X4 normally retails at £89.99, but Keis are offering them for £79.99 with a...

New MCN November 10: Milan bike show news

New MCN November 10: Milan bike show news

In this week's issue of MCN, on sale November 10, we bring you all the news from the Milan Motorcycle Show. Plus, we ride Max Biaggi's WSB title-winning Aprilia RSV4. Also in this week's MCN,...

Triumph Tiger 800XC first ride - "the bigger, burlier brother"

Triumph Tiger 800XC first ride - "the bigger, burlier brother"

Phil West is testing the XC adventure version of the Triumph Tiger in Spain and these are his first impressions. Triumph Tiger 800 first ride - 'the ergonomics are spot on' "Although...

Destination dealer: North City Triumph

Destination dealer: North City Triumph

ADVERTISING PROMOTION North City Triumph is an innovative family run business that prides itself in excellent customer service. Visit northcitytriumph.co.uk After five successful years representing...

2010 Ducati 1198SP - full review

2010 Ducati 1198SP - full review

The 2010 Ducati 1198SP has been ridden and rated by MCN - you can read the full web review in the bike reviews section.              ...

Sanglas S660 design

Sanglas S660 design

Here's my idea for the return of Sanglas.

Deal Day 2010 - Massive savings on subscriptions for one day only!

Deal Day 2010 - Massive savings on subscriptions for one day only!

On Tuesday 9th November 2010 you can visit www.dealday2010.co.uk to make huge savings on subscriptions to a wide range of magazines - but act quick, the offers last for just one day...

2011 KTM RC8R gets smoother and slicker

2011 KTM RC8R gets smoother and slicker

KTM is giving the RC8R its first significant update for 2011, with engine, suspension and cosmetic tweaks. The changes are intended to make the RC8R more competitive against revamped opposition such...