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Bike News (April 2016)

  • Danilo Petrucci: How did I get here?

    30 April 2016 by MCN Sport

    Danilo Petrucci: How did I get here?

    Pramac Ducati’s Danilo Petrucci watched Rossi, Pedrosa and Dovizioso on telly. He still hasn’t quite got used to being a top flight MotoGP racer himself  s a child whose father worked in the...

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  • Rossi: MCN exclusive interview (Part 3)

    30 April 2016 by MCN

    Rossi: MCN exclusive interview (Part 3)

    ‘I don’t want to stop. I know it won’t be easy’  MCN find out what Rossi's got planned for the future from those closest to him Friends to the end.... Uccio Salucci Rossi’s best mate since school...

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  • Rossi: MCN exclusive interview (Part2)

    29 April 2016 by MCN

    Rossi: MCN exclusive interview (Part2)

    ‘I don’t want to stop. I know it won’t be easy’  n a rare one-on-one interview, Rossi tells MCN what he’s got planned for the future    Age will be a key difference regardless of whom...

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  • Rossi: MCN exclusive interview (Part 1)

    28 April 2016 by MCN

    Rossi: MCN exclusive interview (Part 1)

    ‘I don’t want to stop. I know it won’t be easy’ n a rare one-on-one interview, Rossi tells MCN what he’s got planned for the future   Valentino Rossi has made no secret of the fact that he’s been...

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  • A great way to finance your next used bike

    28 April 2016 by MCN News

    A great way to finance your next used bike

    MCN and Black Horse have launched a new and unique on-line finance tool for anyone looking to buy a used bike on either hire purchase or PCP. Added to dealer bikes across MCN’s Bikes For Sale website,...

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  • Ride the Triumph Thruxton R at MCN Festival

    28 April 2016 by MCN News

    Ride the Triumph Thruxton R at MCN Festival

    With the new Thruxton and Thruxton R Triumph has produced a Thruxton worthy to carry the name to the next generation of owners - and it's available to test ride at the MCN Festival, May 14-15. The...

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  • Gallery: At (motor)home with Colin Edwards

    28 April 2016 by MCN Sport

    Gallery: At (motor)home with Colin Edwards

    IN summer 2011, Colin Edwards invited us, Hello-style, into his glamorous motorhome. So crack open a Kronenbourg and sink into one of the luxury leather sofas of his 14 metre long gin palace he sun is...

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  • Kawasaki launches ‘K-World’ app

    28 April 2016 by Andy Downes

    Kawasaki launches ‘K-World’ app

    Kawasaki have launched a new smartphone app called ‘K-World’ aiming to bring owners and racing fans news, updates and exclusive content about the company. The ‘K-World’ app will be available for iOS...

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  • ‘Severe’ Honda factory damage

    28 April 2016 by Andy Downes

    ‘Severe’ Honda factory damage

    Honda have announced it may take as long as another four months to get the earthquake-damaged Kumamoto factory in Japan back to full production capacity following the recent natural disaster. The...

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  • Benelli go large

    28 April 2016 by Jon Urry

    Benelli go large

    Benelli is about to blast back into the big time with an impressive range of bikes from 125cc to 750cc. Eleven years ago, Italian manufacturer Benelli was bought by the Chinese Qianjiang group after...

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  • James Haydon's 2016 tips

    27 April 2016 by Bike Magazine

    James Haydon's 2016 tips

    The 2016 race season is underway. Bike’s ex-BSB, ex-WSB, exMotoGP James Haydon tries manfully to contain himself. And predicts three top threes   British Superbike I’m a big Shane Byrne fan but...

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  • Is the EU good for biking?

    27 April 2016 by MCN News

    Is the EU good for biking?

    Nobody knows for certain what Brexit will mean for motorcycling. Some say staying in the EU is best for business while others reckon leaving will allow the UK to take back control. Which do you...

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  • Picture story: Rollie's difficult second

    26 April 2016 by MCN

    Picture story: Rollie's difficult second

    Everyone knows the Rollie Free, nearly-naked-man-on-a-motorbike, speeding-across-Bonneville shot. Well, here's the less-well-known, difficult-second-album follow-up. Two years later, Rollie returned...

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  • New MCN April 27: Rossi back on top

    26 April 2016 by MCN News

    New MCN April 27: Rossi back on top

    In this week's edition of MCN, available in newsagents, on iPad and Android from April 27: New SV650 vs MT-07 vs ER-6n Brough Superior old vs new 25 years of Hinckley Triumph Benelli go large Lorenzo...

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  • My life in bikes: Leon Haslam

    25 April 2016 by MCN News

    My life in bikes: Leon Haslam

    ‘My mum and dad tried to stop me from racing’  P and WSB rider, now battling in BSB. Oh, and son of Ron! Leon talks youth motocross, injuries, racing, NSR500s and touring on Harleys Can you...

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  • Dr John: His life and legacy

    24 April 2016 by MCN Sport

    Dr John: His life and legacy

    Before his death in 2015 the pioneering trauma surgeon John Hinds was a mainstay of the Irish road race scene. But that wasn’t all he did with his short, brilliant life e was famous throughout the...

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  • Ride off-road at the MCN Festival

    23 April 2016 by MCN News

    Ride off-road at the MCN Festival

    The AMCA Yamaha MX Experience will be heading to the MCN Festival at Peterborough Arena, May 14-15, giving you the opportunity to have a go at off-road riding. Yamaha will be bringing along an...

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  • Video: Kawasaki Ninja H2 v ZZR1400

    21 April 2016 by MCN News

    Video: Kawasaki Ninja H2 v ZZR1400

    Kawasaki's ZZR1400 was once the worlds fastest production bike, but has been usurped by its own brother, the Ninja H2. Kawasaki aren't giving up on the ZZR though, making it Euro 4 compliant and...

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  • Gallery: Yamaha Tracer 700

    20 April 2016 by James Archibald

    Gallery: Yamaha Tracer 700

    Here’s a closer look at Yamaha’s brand new MT-07 derived Tracer 700 that was announced earlier this afternoon. There is a strong resemblance unsurprisingly to its MT-09 Tracer sibling, though they are...

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  • Four of this summer's best races

    20 April 2016 by RiDE Magazine

    Four of this summer's best races

    Plan your summer now to see the best racing events   Mantua, MXGP June 26 For something slightly different, try the high-octane MXGP – where the world’s sharpest motocross riders battle it out in...

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