2017

Triumph boost Street Triple 765 range for 2017

Triumph boost Street Triple 765 range for 2017

In addition to the range-topping Street Triple RS, Triumph will offer two further main model choices – the S and the R – as well as two spin-off models catering for A2 licence holders and the...

Triumph unveil hot new Street Triple 765 RS

Triumph unveil hot new Street Triple 765 RS

A whole decade has passed since Triumph unveiled the original Street Triple, which emerged blinking its trademark round headlamps into the daylight for 2007. It instantly defined a whole new attitude...

TCX discount gives dirt racers a chance to fill their boots

TCX discount gives dirt racers a chance to fill their boots

Italian boot brand TCX are offering all UK off-road racers an amazing discount on their range-topping motocross boots. The deal sees all ACU licenced riders get a whopping 35% off the rrp of the...

Get muddy over winter with these finance trail deals

Get muddy over winter with these finance trail deals

The road bike is in the garage tucked up warm away from all the nasty frost and salt currently invading the roads. But despite the weather you're still longing for your two wheel fix and watching...

Top 5 best-selling motorbike t-shirts

Top 5 best-selling motorbike t-shirts

If you're looking for a good offer on a motorcycle t-shirt then we'e got the top five from MCN's t-shirt shop here just for you. At the moment MCN's t-shirt shop has a discount on these tees -...

Victory Motorcycles cease production

Victory Motorcycles cease production

Polaris Industries, the giant American firm behind Victory Motorcycles and Indian Motorcycle, have announced that they will immediately begin winding down the Victory Motorcycles...

Video: BMW and Touratech unveil R 1200 GS Rambler

Video: BMW and Touratech unveil R 1200 GS Rambler

BMW's R1200GS may be broadly regarded as the go-to do-it-all adventure bike for everything from the daily commute to a bit of round-the-world globetrotting. But that's not to say that it couldn't be...

Riding clinic: ‘Go in faster and move up to the fast group’

Riding clinic: ‘Go in faster and move up to the fast group’

We road riders are taught to brake early on an approach to a corner, then power through. Going in steadily gives you the wiggle room to slow down, swerve, or even stop, if something unexpected...

20 questions with Adam Kay

20 questions with Adam Kay

The man credited with kickstarting the café racer movement in the UK, Adam Kay, reveals all in MCN's 20 question interview. Q1. What are you currently riding? I’m still riding my BMW R80 from 1979,...

The MCN test: Corporate Customs

The MCN test: Corporate Customs

Eventually, every trend is forced to break from its underground roots as commercialisation takes over. The anti-capitalist hippy generation soon saw their tie-dye T-shirts in mainstream shops...

This week in news...

This week in news...

What every Saturday needs: This week in motorcycle news looked a bit like this... Supersized Street Triple out soon Triumph look set to unveil the new Street Triple next week, a bike MCN has...

5 best-selling hoodies for winter

5 best-selling hoodies for winter

Here at MCN we love to give you an offer. So what better way to kick-off 2017 with some hoodie sales. All labelled with motorcycle designs and one with a Casey Stoner quote, sit tight and get cosy in...

Steve McQueen's vintage Harley up for sale

Steve McQueen's vintage Harley up for sale

Steve McQueen - Famous Hollywood actor, once the highest paid in his field, but also a massive lover of vintage motorcycles. Don't 'cha know! Now the opportunity has come to own, yes own, for...

How EagleRider found success selling the American Dream

How EagleRider found success selling the American Dream

25 years ago in a Los Angeles garage with only four motorcycles, Chris McIntyre and friend Jeff Brown started EagleRider with the sole purpose of giving motorcyclists the world over the chance to...

It’s a triumphant year at Hinckley

It’s a triumphant year at Hinckley

Triumph post financial results hailing successful 2016 Triumph have reported a rise in its profits, making £16.6 million in 2016, nearly double the £8.7 million profit of 2015. Bike sales are up 4.5%...

What was your first bike? MCN needs your help!

What was your first bike? MCN needs your help!

Have you owned any of these bikes? Honda CB400/4 (the ‘70s one) Harley-Davidson 883/1200 Sportster Kawasaki ZXR750 Did any of these bikes get you into biking? Do you have fond memories? Got any...

Ewan McGregor’s bike is up for sale

Ewan McGregor’s bike is up for sale

That bloke from the movies and one half of the duo that made up the Long Way Round/Down series (and long time fan of MCN) Ewan McGregor is selling one of his favourite motorcycles at the Bonhams...

Cosmo Connected unveil connected brake light

Cosmo Connected unveil connected brake light

French company Cosmo Connected have unveiled what they say is the world's first connected brake light for motorcycle riders at CES 2017. The Cosmo is an extra brake light consisting of 12 LEDs, which...

Video: Husqvarna gear up for 2017 Supercross season

Video: Husqvarna gear up for 2017 Supercross season

Rockstar Energy Husqvarna have released a promotional video featuring their 2017 factory Supercross riders.  The video features factory heroes Jason Andrerson, Christophe Pourcel, Martin Davalos...

Custom CX500 returns to the stone age, literally

Custom CX500 returns to the stone age, literally

Is it a motorcycle or a pretty boulder? You could accuse this Honda CX500 of being a stone-age machine – but that is what makes this bike so unique. Built by German stonemason and artist Chris Zernia,...

Woman rides over six-year-old girl in China

Woman rides over six-year-old girl in China

A woman in China has been filmed riding her scooter over a six-year-old child. The video shows the woman, from the Guangdong province in south China, riding over the crying and screaming girl as her...

What’s it really like to wheelie around the TT course?

What’s it really like to wheelie around the TT course?

Dougie Lampkin wheelie documentary on Red Bull TV Red Bull have released a brilliant behind-the-scenes documentary of Dougie Lampkin wheelieing a modified Vertigo trials bike around the 37.73-mile...

7 reasons you should ride this week...

7 reasons you should ride this week...

1. Fast and furious Arenacross Arenacross, round one Where Manchester Arena, Manchester When January 7, 7.30pm Entry From £15.40 Info www.arenacrossuk.com Arenacross is a three-hour lesson in the...

Historic collection goes under the hammer at London Motorcycle Show

Historic collection goes under the hammer at London Motorcycle Show

Coy’s of London have secured a breathtaking collection of classic and historic motorcycles for their auction at this February’s Carole Nash MCN London Motorcycle Show. The machines all originate from...

Artist re-imagines women within motorcycle culture

Artist re-imagines women within motorcycle culture

Brooklyn-based artist and motorcyclist Grace Roselli is tired of the way women are portrayed within the world of motorcycling and has decided to tackle the stereotypes with her latest photo project:...

Poll: Who's your money on for the 2017 MotoGP title?

Poll: Who's your money on for the 2017 MotoGP title?

The first round of the 2017 MotoGP championship doesn't begin until March 26, but after an epic 2016 season and a few moves among the factory teams, we're already more than a little bit excited. As...

Royal Enfield unveils Classic 350 Redditch in India

Royal Enfield unveils Classic 350 Redditch in India

Royal Enfield have given the Classic 350 model an aesthetic makeover in India, with three new colours inspired by the models built during the 1950s at the Redditch factory. The Classic 350 will now be...

In this week's issue: 101 new bikes

In this week's issue: 101 new bikes

It's #MCNWednesday again and this week's issue is a new bike special, with details of every single new bike for 2017! The 18-page special includes the new Norton V4 RR, BMW R nineT Racer, CF Moto 650...

How the hell do you...Become a stunt rider?

How the hell do you...Become a stunt rider?

Here's part 20 Answered by Kevin Carmichael - Kevin Carmichael is Triumph’s official stunt rider and has been a professional stunt rider for 20 years, winning the World, European and UK stunt riding...