Ad closing in seconds....

Bike News (August 2013)

  • The Italian Job

    31 August 2013 by Simon Lawler

    The Italian Job

    Paul Dempster (Triumph Tiger 800) and myself, Simon Lawler (Honda Crosstourer Highlander) riding through the Swiss National Park on our way to the Stelvio mountain pass. A fantastic ride with...

    Read more ...
  • Triumph returns to Bonneville!

    30 August 2013 by Phil West

    Triumph returns to Bonneville!

    This twin Rocket III engined streamliner arrived at the Utah Salt Flats this week 57 years after the speed record which spawned the most iconic British motorcycle of all, the Triumph Bonneville, The...

    Read more ...
  • Day of Champions raises incredible £216,000

    30 August 2013 by Simon Patterson

    Day of Champions raises incredible £216,000

    The British Grand Prix's famous Day of Champions has been another stunning success for MCN's charity partner, Riders for Health, raising an incredible £216,249 for the charity. With a full day of...

    Read more ...
  • The BSMC Event II

    30 August 2013 by Liam Marsden

    The BSMC Event II

    The Bike Shed Motorcycle Club has announced their second event of the year to celebrate the cafe racer and brat-style culture after the success of their first event in May. The event will take place...

    Read more ...
  • Day of Champions 2013

    30 August 2013 by Laura

    Day of Champions 2013

    I had a great time on the Riders for Health Day of the Champions ride-in. The best fun to be had, riding pillion with my fella and doing laps of the track with Bradley Smith! I'm yet to meet...

    Read more ...
  • Small bikes for a small budget

    30 August 2013 by MCN

    Small bikes for a small budget

    Believe it or not, there are over ten million commuters busily going about their business on Honda’s legendary CG125. While popping over to the far east to pick up a used example may be out of the...

    Read more ...
  • Design an MCN T-Shirt and win!

    29 August 2013 by MCN Staff

    Design an MCN T-Shirt and win!

    Did you know that MCN have a T-Shirt shop? Did you know that the shirts over there were all developed and designed by people here at MCN and the clever, designer people from over at Shotdead...

    Read more ...
  • The new Bike magazine

    28 August 2013 by MCN Staff

    The new Bike magazine

    From the publication of the first issue in the summer of 1971 Bike magazine has been evolving. We’ve just published issue number 485, and it’s very different to issue 484. There’s a big, new section...

    Read more ...
  • Middleweight Triumph owners needed

    28 August 2013 by MCN

    Middleweight Triumph owners needed

    MCN are looking for owners of three middleweight Triumphs - the Triumph Speed Four, first generation Triumph Street Triple and Street Triple R and the current generation Street Triple and Street...

    Read more ...
  • Ride-in with Scott Redding

    28 August 2013 by MCN

    Ride-in with Scott Redding

    MCN and Motorcycle Live have teamed up to create an exclusive ride-out to the Day of Champions at Silverstone this Thursday (Aug 29) for the Silverstone MotoGP weekend – and you’re invited. There are...

    Read more ...
  • New MCN August 28: Golden oldies

    27 August 2013 by Liam Marsden

    New MCN August 28: Golden oldies

    In this week's MCN paper, available in newsagents, on iPad and Android from August 28th: - Modern classics special: Admit it, you want one! Invest in a blast from the past. - Water-cooled...

    Read more ...
  • Win an evening with Colin Edwards!

    23 August 2013 by MCN

    Win an evening with Colin Edwards!

    Ixon leathers - who sponsor MotoGP legend Colin Edwards - are giving one lucky person and a friend the chance to spend an evening with him on Wednesday 28th August at a secret location (that will...

    Read more ...
  • Marco Simoncelli Foundation Ride

    22 August 2013 by Carl Stevens

    Marco Simoncelli Foundation Ride

    Almost two years after one of MotoGP’s brightest stars was taken from us, the Marco Simoncelli Foundation Motorcycle Ride is set to embark on one of its first major events to take place in the UK.

    Read more ...
  • Touring Ireland

    21 August 2013 by Clair Robshaw & Chris White

    Touring Ireland

    Chris got bored on our amazing tour around Ireland (this pic is at The Ring of Kerry) and there was only one thing he could do... read MCN of course!

    Read more ...
  • Road closed to bikes only near Ace Café

    20 August 2013 by Andy Downes

    Road closed to bikes only near Ace Café

    A local council has banned just motorcycles using a road near the famous Ace Café in North London as part of a six-week trial following months of complaints about anti-social riding and racing on the...

    Read more ...
  • New on-the-spot fines introduced

    16 August 2013 by Andy Downes

    New on-the-spot fines introduced

    Fixed penalties for careless or inconsiderate driving came into effect today with mobile phone use and middle lane hogging among a series of offences which will bring an increased fine of £100. Other...

    Read more ...
  • Rymer racing on TV

    16 August 2013 by Michael Neeves

    Rymer racing on TV

    Former BSB, WSB, MotoGP and World Endurance star, Terry Rymer is set to appear in a behind-the-scenes racing TV series, produced and directed by I, Superbiker creator, Mark Sloper. The Londoner’s new...

    Read more ...
  • Win a ‘job’ with Supersport team

    16 August 2013 by Andy Davidson

    Win a ‘job’ with Supersport team

    MCN has teamed up with R&G crash protection to give you and a mate an exclusive chance to be part of a leading British Supersport team at Donington Park from September 6-8. The Oxford TAG Triumph...

    Read more ...
  • Win tickets to MotoGP at Silverstone

    16 August 2013 by Andy Davidson

    Win tickets to MotoGP at Silverstone

    Silverstone is offering two lucky MCN readers the chance to win a pair of Roving Grandstand tickets (worth over £240) for all three days of the 2013 Hertz MotoGP from August 30 to September 1. The...

    Read more ...
  • New MCN August 14th: Forza Italia!

    13 August 2013 by MCN

    New MCN August 14th: Forza Italia!

    In this week's MCN paper, available in newsagents, on iPad and Android from August 14th: - Forza Italia!: An Italian special on bikes that changed the world - Plus: Agostini interviewed by John...

    Read more ...
  • Deer whistle

    10 August 2013 by johnweedon

    I have just read about another motorcyclist killed by hitting a deer. I don't know if they work, but you can buy a deer whistle for £8 - must be worth a try! www.deerwhistle.co.uk

    Read more ...
  • Built in Britain – Last chance to enter!

    08 August 2013 by MCN

    Built in Britain – Last chance to enter!

    There are just six days remaining before entries close for this year’s Carole Nash MCN Built in Britain competition, so go to www.mcnbuiltinbritain.co.uk now to enter your bike in one of the six...

    Read more ...
  • Get shirty in style

    07 August 2013 by MCN Staff

    Get shirty in style

    MCN have worked with quirky T-shirt company 'Shot Dead In The Head' to produce a range of irreverant and slightly more reserved shirt designs - as well as hoodies and mugs - for MCN...

    Read more ...
  • The M&P Motorcycles open weekend is back!

    07 August 2013 by MCN

    The M&P Motorcycles open weekend is back!

    The M&P Motorcycles open weekend is back! Join them this Saturday the 10th August from 9-5 and Sunday 11th August from 10 – 4 where you’ll find great deals on Shoei, Givi, Tuzo, Scorpion exhausts...

    Read more ...
  • Danger bikes wanted!

    06 August 2013 by MCN

    Danger bikes wanted!

    Danger bikes owners needed! MCN are looking for owners of some of the most ferocious motorcycles ever produced for an upcoming test. Specifically we're looking for owners of: 1986 - 1988...

    Read more ...
  • Will Indian's bold move pay off?

    06 August 2013 by MCN

    Will Indian's bold move pay off?

    Indian motorcycles is back in business with three all new models. The firm clearly has Harley-Davidson in its sights. Polaris, the parent company plans to snatch 10% of the global cruiser market...

    Read more ...
  • New MCN August 7th: Cal to Ducati!

    06 August 2013 by MCN

    New MCN August 7th: Cal to Ducati!

    In this week's MCN: All the exclusive latest from Cal Crutchlow following his switch to Ducati. PLUS: - Indian is back: We have a world exclusive test!- Silverstone WSB drama: Rea wins at last but...

    Read more ...
Bauer Media

Bauer Media Group consists of: Bauer Consumer Media Ltd, Company number: 01176085, Bauer Radio Ltd, Company Number: 1394141
Registered Office: Media House, Peterborough Business Park, Lynch Wood, Peterborough, PE2 6EA H Bauer Publishing,
Company Number: LP003328 Registered Office: Academic House, 24-28 Oval Road, London, NW1 7DT.
All registered in England and Wales. VAT no 918 5617 01
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd are authorised and regulated by the FCA(Ref No. 710067)