December

John McGuinness awarded MBE

John McGuinness awarded MBE

John McGuinness has been awarded an MBE for his services to motorcycle racing after being included in the 2021 New Year Honours List. McGuinness is the greatest living Isle of Man TT racer with 23...

Ride onboard with Rossi at the VR46 Ranch

Ride onboard with Rossi at the VR46 Ranch

Ever wished you could ride flat track at Valentino Rossi’s VR46 Motor Ranch? Well, thanks to Dainese, now you can! Sort of… The Italian motorcycle clothing giants and long-time sponsors of Valentino...

MCN’s resident riding coach Mark Edwards retires

MCN’s resident riding coach Mark Edwards retires

After 24 years of training motorcyclists - including MCN road testers for over a decade and 100s of our readers - Mark Edwards has retired. Previously serving with Thames Valley Police for three...

2021 Arai Quantic currently undergoing ECE 22.06 testing

2021 Arai Quantic currently undergoing ECE 22.06 testing

Earlier this week, Arai announced a new Quantic sports touring helmet, which according to a statement, was said to be 'the first Arai full-face to go through the new, more rigorous ECE 22.06...

Bimota UK 2021 dealer plan revealed

Bimota UK 2021 dealer plan revealed

Getting your hands on the recently released Kawasaki Ninja H2-powered Bimota Tesi H2 or incoming retro KB4 sportsbike looks set to become easier in 2021 with the UK importer confirming plans for a UK...

Nippy Normans reimagine BMW R18 as all-conquering super tourer

Nippy Normans reimagine BMW R18 as all-conquering super tourer

After the unveiling of the R18, BMW parts specialist Nippy Normans started wondering: what if that hulking great engine wasn’t just confined to powering a cruiser? Related articles on MCN BMW R18...

Update your style with all-new SHARK Helmets graphics - including the new Lorenzo replica!

Update your style with all-new SHARK Helmets graphics - including the new Lorenzo replica!

SHARK helmets promotion We’re all familiar with SHARK Helmets’ iconic racing model - the Race R Pro GP - with the recognisable shark fin spoiler on the back, worn by the likes of Scott Redding and Johann Zarco… For 2021, our...

IOM Santa's on a Bike charity ride out to go ahead for Rebecca House Children's Hospice

IOM Santa's on a Bike charity ride out to go ahead for Rebecca House Children's Hospice

A huge charity ride is scheduled to take place on the Isle of Man on Saturday, December 12, and will comprise hundreds of bikers dressed as Santa. Related articles on MCN Female bike group release...

Ice Breaker Challenge: Rallymoto event promotes socially distanced adventuring

Ice Breaker Challenge: Rallymoto event promotes socially distanced adventuring

Motorcycle rallying event organisers Rallymoto have created the Ice Breaker Challenge, which is a novel way of keeping people riding while avoiding any mass participation issues. Related articles on...

1970s styling meets 2021 tech in new Honda CB1000F concept

1970s styling meets 2021 tech in new Honda CB1000F concept

This computer image is our best look yet at Honda’s new CB1000F retro-styled roadster which was first teased by the Japanese company back in March. The bike is based on Honda’s popular CB1000R 'Neo...