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  • Famously expensive auction bikes

    17 January 2018 by MCN News

    Famously expensive auction bikes

    Think some of the latest superbikes and adventure bikes cost a pretty penny or two? They're nothing compared to some of the most expensive bikes ever to sell at auction. Some of the below bikes...

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  • Poll: Isle of Man TT v Dakar rally…

    17 January 2018 by James Archibald

    Poll: Isle of Man TT v Dakar rally…

    Let’s face it, when it comes to the heroic Isle of Man TT, or the gruelling Dakar races, you need to have a healthy mix of bravery, talent and determination. Oh, and a pair of massive cahoonas of...

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  • Spy shots! KTM's new 690 Enduro and Supermoto

    17 January 2018 by Jordan Gibbons

    Spy shots! KTM's new 690 Enduro and Supermoto

    Spyshots show KTM are working on a new 690 Enduro and Supermoto For those of us who have a passion for big singles, 2017 was a sad year as KTM dropped both the 690 Enduro R and the 690 SMC R from...

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  • Yamaha commit to three-wheelers

    16 January 2018 by Jordan Gibbons

    Yamaha commit to three-wheelers

    Yamaha have purchased Brudeli, manufacturers of the Leanster 654L and 625L, in a bid to strengthen their three-wheeled portfolio. We know what you’re thinking: who on earth are Brudeli? Brudeli were...

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  • Bike of the day: Yamaha YZF-R125

    16 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Yamaha YZF-R125

    Bikes for saleArguably the best looking 125 going, this Yamaha YZF-R125 is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This 2016 Yamaha YZF-R125 comes with just 3018 miles and only 1 previous owner. It has ABS and is...

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  • Bike of the day: Aprilia Shiver 750

    15 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Aprilia Shiver 750

    Bikes for saleToday's bike of the day is this 2008 Aprilia Shiver 750, which is going for £3699. Seller says “This bike has just arrived and is in superb condition. It's covered just 3530 miles from new and comes...

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  • MCN's bargain of the week: Ducati Diavel Carbon

    12 January 2018 by MCN News

    MCN's bargain of the week: Ducati Diavel Carbon

    Bikes for saleOur bargain of the week is this aggressively-styled yet amazingly rider friendly Ducati Diavel Carbon.  SELLER SAYS "Ducati Diavel Carbon Red. Full Termi system and Ohlins rear shock. Immaculate...

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  • Best 5 Shoei helmets for all occasions

    11 January 2018 by MCN News

    Best 5 Shoei helmets for all occasions

    Shoei have protected the heads of some of the fastest racers around in the modern era; Wayne Rainey, Marc Marquez Eddie Lawson and John McGuinness to name a few. They're one of the top brands when it...

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  • Bike of the day: BMW S1000RR

    10 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: BMW S1000RR

    Bikes for saleIt’s a precision tool with the sole purpose of helping the rider to go faster. This S1000RR is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This BMW S1000RR comes presented in superb condition with 10,431...

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  • Prizes: Start the New Year in winning style

    10 January 2018 by MCN News Team

    Prizes: Start the New Year in winning style

    Win ItHere's our top pick of prizes up for grabs in our free to enter giveaways. It's simple to register, all you need to do is CLICK HERE and away you go. Bikeshuttle, £550 Fancy a holiday to Europe next...

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  • Bike of the day: Triumph Speed Triple 1050R

    08 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Triumph Speed Triple 1050R

    Bikes for saleWe’re big fans of the mighty Speed Triple R and that’s the reason this one is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This bike comes with 12 months MoT, full service history and is finished in white.

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  • Gallery: Famous faces and their motorbikes

    08 January 2018 by MCN News

    Gallery: Famous faces and their motorbikes

    Some celebrities are well known for their love of motorcycles, such as Long Way Round star Ewan McGregor and Keanu Reeves, who even has his own motorcycle company. Many of them enjoy the anonymity...

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  • The Sunday Social with TT racer Maria Costello

    07 January 2018 by Liam Marsden

    The Sunday Social with TT racer Maria Costello

    For this week’s Sunday Social we spoke with Maria Costello, who was the first female solo racer to stand on the podium at the Isle of Man when she took third place in the Ultra Lightweight category at...

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  • Bike of the day: Kawasaki Ninja 250R

    06 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Kawasaki Ninja 250R

    Bikes For SaleWith a Ninja 400 being released for 2018, we wanted to give love to some of Kawasaki's siblings. This week we've got a 250R for sale. Here is a bike you can buy in the UK, Europe and...

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  • Bike of the day: Harley-Davidson Low Rider

    06 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Harley-Davidson Low Rider

    Bikes For SaleToday's bike of the day is this Harley-Davidson Dyna Low Rider: Another Harley aimed at riders with traditional tastes who are looking for a machine that’s both comfortable and easy to...

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  • Bike of the day: BMW R1200GS Adventure

    05 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: BMW R1200GS Adventure

    Bikes for saleIt's still the go-to machine for cross-continental conquerors, this BMW R1200GS Adventure is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This 2014 R1200GS Adventure comes with 19,063 miles on the clock and...

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  • MCN team pick of the day: Honda RC30

    04 January 2018 by MCN News

    MCN team pick of the day: Honda RC30

    Bikes For SaleMCN's Senior Editor, Matt Wildee, has picked today's bike of the day: Honda VFR750R RC30.  Matt says: "As lottery-winning dreams go, this is the ultimate – a never run, box-fresh 1989 Honda RC30...

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  • Bike of the day: Suzuki SV1000 S

    03 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Suzuki SV1000 S

    Bikes for saleAn inexpensive bike with a pair of aftermarket end cans to enhance that beautiful v-twin soundtrack make this SV1000 today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This gorgeous bronze SV1000 K3 comes with...

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  • 5 top rucksacks just for you

    03 January 2018 by MCN News

    5 top rucksacks just for you

    MCN SHOPYou can get by with a normal rucksack while riding a bike – but it’ll never be ideal. A proper bike rucksack has chest and waist straps to stop the ones on your shoulders being pulled apart, as well...

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  • Bike of the day: Aprilia RSV4 RF

    02 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Aprilia RSV4 RF

    Bikes for saleThis Aprilia RSV4 RF is today’s bike of the day and is a bit of a peach. Seller says “This Aprilia RSV4 RF is number 246 of 500 and comes with only 10,548 miles and one previous owner from new. It’s...

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  • 5 post-Christmas bargains

    02 January 2018 by MCN News

    5 post-Christmas bargains

    MCN SHOPChristmas is over, which means you can finally get on with the important task of spending your hard-earned money on some bargains over at the MCN Shop. There's a huge array of products available. We...

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  • New year's resolutions

    01 January 2018 by MCN News

    New year's resolutions

    Got a headache? Of course you have, it's the first day of 2018, so you probably spent the last few hours of 2017 getting sloshed. So, what better time than now to list how you're going to be a better...

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  • 2018's hottest bikes and their secrets

    01 January 2018 by Matt Wildee

    2018's hottest bikes and their secrets

    Hurrah! It's officially 2018, which means there's not long to wait until we get to ride some of the amazing bikes unveiled at the back end of last year. To get us in the mood, we spoke to some of the...

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  • MCN Bike of the Year Awards 2017

    31 December 2017 by Michael Neeves

    MCN Bike of the Year Awards 2017

    What a brilliant year we’ve had for new bikes. With well over 100 new models, facelifts and updates, the sheer quantity has been overwhelming. All that riding has kept MCN’s Road Test department...

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  • Bike of the day: Kawasaki ZXR400

    31 December 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Kawasaki ZXR400

    Bikes for saleSupersport bikes may be overlooked nowadays, but the Suzuki GSX-R600 is one of the most usable examples of a supersport bike out there. Seller says “The time has come to sell my ZXR400. I've owned the...

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  • Bike of the day: Yamaha XT660R

    30 December 2017 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Yamaha XT660R

    Bikes for saleToday's bike of the day is a genuine round-the-world machine that will tackle anything that gets in its way; the Yamaha XT660R. Seller says “Great example which I was using on a daily basis, only...

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