May

Belstaff vintage jackets up for sale

Belstaff vintage jackets up for sale

Belstaff have teamed up with the Vestiaire Collective to sell a selection of rare vintage jackets from their collection from the 1960s and '70s. Prices for the jackets range from £800 to...

In this week's issue: John McGuinness out of the TT

In this week's issue: John McGuinness out of the TT

In this week’s issue project XT500 hits the road, buy a new bike for less, plus £3000 used motorbike heroes. Also inside MCN this week  Inside story: McGuinness out of the TT John McGuinness will...

Triumph launches new insurance products

Triumph launches new insurance products

Triumph have launched two new insurance products for owners of their motorcycles, with both offering fully comprehensive insurance to customers through motorcycle insurers Bikesure. Triumph Insurance,...

Young Biker of the Year competition announced

Young Biker of the Year competition announced

Swinton Insurance and BikeFest South have teamed up to launch the Young Biker of the Year competition to promote safety skills among young motorcyclists. The competition will see participants complete...

Moto Guzzi goodies

Moto Guzzi goodies

Moto Guzzi are celebrating the 50th anniversary of their famed transverse V-twin engine. To mark the occasion, the Italian motorcycle manufacturer will be supplying a free accessory pack with a...

KTM unveil fuel-injection two-stroke models

KTM unveil fuel-injection two-stroke models

KTM have taken the wraps off their two new fuel injected enduro machines, the 250 EXC TPI and 300 EXC TPI. The two new models are the world's first production fuel-injected two-stroke off-road...

Win a KTM RC390

Win a KTM RC390

KTM are offering the chance to ride away on a brand new RC390 in a free prize draw by simply signing up for their newsletter. The RC390 has received a number of updates for 2017 and now features a...

The Carole Nash #MCNFestival 2017

The Carole Nash #MCNFestival 2017

The 2017 Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling has been a right hit, with test rides, bargains, camping, stunts...we hope you all enjoyed yourselves. The #MCNFestival 2017...

New Star in the USA

New Star in the USA

Yamaha USA have released a series of videos surrounding the launch of the new Star model on June 5. There are three videos in total, where they interview owners of the current model, discovering the...

Vicious bike gang assault rider in attempt to steal her bike

Vicious bike gang assault rider in attempt to steal her bike

Footage has emerged of a moped gang brutally attacked a woman rider in an attempt to steal her motorbike in Sutton, South London.  The video has been circulating the internet showing the group of...

The Sunday Social with Chris ‘the Stalker’ Walker

The Sunday Social with Chris ‘the Stalker’ Walker

We caught up with Chris Walker hot off the heels of his Hooligan Race podium today at the Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling to have a chinwag and find out what goes on behind his visor. What...

Gallery: Hooligan's hoedown at 2017 #MCNFestival

Gallery: Hooligan's hoedown at 2017 #MCNFestival

The dirt track and Hooligan racing has been going down a storm at the Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling today. Shale has been flying as the bikes tear it up around Peterborough...

Mad stunt displays at the #MCNFestival

Mad stunt displays at the #MCNFestival

Stunt and trials masters Kevin Carmichael and Steve Colley have been wowing the crowds at the Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling throughout today  The Scottish stunt rider, Carmichael has...

Gallery: Test ride fun at the 2017 #MCNFestival

Gallery: Test ride fun at the 2017 #MCNFestival

Riders have been taking advantage of the extensive fleet of machinery available to test ride at this years’ Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling.  With a huge range of bikes available to try,...

Riding clinic: Maintaining speed in the wet

Riding clinic: Maintaining speed in the wet

Weather looking bad for your track day? Don't panic, Michael Neeves has got you covered with his guide to wet track riding... Smooth is safe The key to safe riding in the wet is being smooth on the...

Feel the noise at the MCN Festival 2017

Feel the noise at the MCN Festival 2017

Whether your favourite racing era is the golden age of the 1960s, or you prefer your race bikes a little newer, the Motorex Fire up paddock at this year's Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling has...

MCN Festival kicks off this weekend!

MCN Festival kicks off this weekend!

The 2017 Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling kicks off this weekend at the East of England Showground, with plenty for all the family to see and do. If you're looking for a new bike but haven't...

Don’t miss any of the #MCNFestival action

Don’t miss any of the #MCNFestival action

Catch all the action at the Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling get tickets now for a good bargain, to camp with us, check out all the bikes and more. Event timetable ...

Shed Built: "There were endless scratchy head moments and hours in the mancave"

Shed Built: "There were endless scratchy head moments and hours in the mancave"

Maintenance engineer, Adam Beeson wanted to pay homage to a Yamaha XT250 that his father bought him when he was 12 years old, so he decided to purchase a 1976 TT500 import from California to create a...

MCN Festival: Speedway explained

MCN Festival: Speedway explained

At this year's Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling we're hosting a full round of the UK Speedway Championship, as Peterborough Panthers host the Newcastle Diamonds. But what is speedway? Well,...

Stunt god Kevin Carmichael previews MCN Festival

Stunt god Kevin Carmichael previews MCN Festival

Stunt maestro Kevin Carmichael will be performing his breathtaking stunt show at the Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling this weekend on his new KTM machines. The Scottish stunt rider, who has...

British Mini Bike racing – find out why you're missing out

British Mini Bike racing – find out why you're missing out

The British Mini Bike series will be heading to the Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling this weekend to show why you need to go racing. And today is the last chance to get your discounted...

Take a break at the Green Welly Stop

Take a break at the Green Welly Stop

To the north of the Trossachs, at the southern edge of Rannoch Moor, lies the small Scottish village of Tyndrum, a remote hamlet whose location at the junction of the A82 and A85 puts it firmly on the...

Honda update the CRF450

Honda update the CRF450

Honda have announced that there will be a number of updates to their CRF450R motocross bike. The bike will get an electric starter as standard for the first time, which will undoubtedly help get the...

Ride with Chris Walker this weekend

Ride with Chris Walker this weekend

So, if you haven’t already heard, the Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling is this weekend and Chris ‘the Stalker’ Walker will be taking to the dirt oval of the Peterborough Area for the bonkers...

Routes to the MCN Festival #ride5000miles

Routes to the MCN Festival #ride5000miles

The riding season is almost in full swing now, and what better way to celebrate than with a ride to the 2017 Carole Nash Festival of Motorcycle at Peterborough Arena, May 13-14. But don't jst get on...

This K100 is a real Titan #ThrowbackThursday

This K100 is a real Titan #ThrowbackThursday

Everyone loves a bit of a #ThrowbackThursday...Spotted towards the end of 2016 we decided to have a look back at this BMW K100 Xaver. With a diverse portfolio of motorcycle builds, Michael and Tom...

Suzuki sales rise 43% in India

Suzuki sales rise 43% in India

Suzuki saw a huge sales increase in India last month, improving by a whopping 43% compared to April 2016, at a time when the global motorcycle market is showing few signs of growth. Suzuki sold 36,289...

Possible return for Motad exhausts?

Possible return for Motad exhausts?

British exhaust manufacturer Motad may have been given a lifeline following the closure of the company in March. The administrators are currently in talks with a potential buyer, which means...

Speedway comes to MCN Festival!

Speedway comes to MCN Festival!

This year's Carole Nash MCN Festival of Motorcycling includes an official round of the UK Speedway Championships for the first time, as Peterborough Panthers host Newcastle Diamonds and the round is...

First ride: Harley-Davidson Freewheeler

First ride: Harley-Davidson Freewheeler

Harley-Davidson are no newcomers to trikes. In fact, with their utility Servicar in production between 1932 and 1975, followed by the luxurious Tri Glide Ultra Classic from 2009 (basically an Electra...

Video: Lucky rider escapes 105mph collision at Nurburgring

Video: Lucky rider escapes 105mph collision at Nurburgring

A rider had a lucky escape while riding while riding the Nurburgring when he collided with a car at 105mph. David Monaghan and a bunch of friends had travelled to Germany for their annual pilgrimage...

Thieves target motorcycle dealers

Thieves target motorcycle dealers

Thieves have targeted four separate motorcycle dealerships in recent weeks, including Ducati Manchester and Balderstons BMW in Peterborough. Five thieves struck at Ducati Manchester in the early hours...

Suzuki Turbo gathers pace

Suzuki Turbo gathers pace

Turbocharging is set to become widespread on future bikes as manufacturers combat emissions limits while striving for improved economy and performance. And Suzuki will be at the forefront of the...

DirtQuake poised for TV series stardom

DirtQuake poised for TV series stardom

DirtQuake – the alternative motorcycling festival that encourages a diverse blend of bike fans, dirt racers, millennials, grease monkeys, celebrities, custom shop designers, speed freaks and weekend...

Ace Cafe Orlando opens next week!

Ace Cafe Orlando opens next week!

The Ace Café has been a stalwart of the biker scene in the UK for almost 80 years and now its hopped across the pond as Ace Café USA opens in Orlando next week. The American café has even had a clock...