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  • Gallery: Fat Bob has a dirty side

    31 January 2018 by James Archibald

    Gallery: Fat Bob has a dirty side

    Think of Harley-Davidson’s Fat Bob and you imagine it on some mammoth cruise up a long American highway, riding off into the sunset. But try telling that to flat track rider Grant Martin who borrowed...

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  • Bike of the day: Triumph Street Triple 675

    30 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Triumph Street Triple 675

    Bikes for saleWe all know just how good the plucky Street Triple is and this machine, with its original-styled headlights, is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “We have an excellent condition Triumph Street...

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  • What is Britain’s best-loved bike?

    29 January 2018 by Matt Wildee

    What is Britain’s best-loved bike?

    What is your favourite bike of all time? Is it your first machine after passing your test, the bike that you were on during your best-ever ride or the faithful workhorse that never let you down?...

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  • The Sunday Social with Charley Boorman

    28 January 2018 by Liam Marsden

    The Sunday Social with Charley Boorman

    Hi Charley, how are you doing? "Not too bad at all, thank you. I could complain, but then nobody cares!" So you're a Triumph ambassador - which new ones have you ridden? "All of them. The new...

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  • Bike of the day: Suzuki GSF1250 Bandit

    27 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Suzuki GSF1250 Bandit

    Bikes for saleSomething for every occasion and brilliant for year-round riders, this Bandit is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This Suzuki GSF1250 Bandit comes presented in excellent condition throughout and...

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  • Bikes catching our eye this week...

    27 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bikes catching our eye this week...

    Bikes for saleOur Used Bike Expert, Neil Murray, has once again dished out the bikes catching his eye this week. So out of over 15,000 two-wheelers on MCN's Bikes For Sale, here's the quick low-down on a 2007...

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  • Bike of the Day: Ducati 848

    26 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the Day: Ducati 848

    Bikes for saleDo you remember back when middleweight Ducati sportsbikes really were middleweights?This 848 is today’s bike of the day, and it comes in white too, to match those snowy landscapes. Seller says “This...

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  • Hot new KTM RC390 R

    26 January 2018 by Jordan Gibbons

    Hot new KTM RC390 R

    Love the KTM RC390 but it’s not quite sharp enough for you? Well you’re in luck as KTM have announced the RC390 R – a homologated, limited edition version that’s just a race kit away from Supersport...

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  • Triumph's Moto2 765 ridden!

    24 January 2018 by Michael Neeves

    Triumph's Moto2 765 ridden!

    In 2019 Moto2 will be powered by three-cylinder 765cc Triumph engines. It’s out with Honda's peaky CBR600RR screamers and in with the angry rasp of Britain’s best triple. It’s the biggest shake up in...

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  • #Ride5000miles 2018 is all go!

    21 January 2018 by MCN News

    #Ride5000miles 2018 is all go!

    A new year marks a fresh start and another chance to achieve your #ride5000miles goal. In a bid to get ahead early, R5K members are already back out on the roads; enjoying their bikes and adding to...

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  • Bike of the day: Kawasaki ER-6F

    19 January 2018 by MCN News

    Bike of the day: Kawasaki ER-6F

    Bikes for salePerfect for commuting and winter duties, and a bit of a bargain considering the low mileage, this ER-6F is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This is a very clean bike with very low mileage having...

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  • Harley-Davidson's custom battle begins

    19 January 2018 by James Archibald

    Harley-Davidson's custom battle begins

    You have a brand-new Harley-Davidson and £5,500 in your pocket to spend on parts to customise it, what would you do? Introduce that, and a less than a year as your timescale and you’ll have an idea of...

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  • How safe is your kit?

    18 January 2018 by James Archibald

    How safe is your kit?

    Nearly half of us don't put safety at the top of the list when we are buying new leathers according to a survey of 1000 riders carried out by insurance giant Carole Nash. While some riders check...

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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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  • Top 5 winter gloves all under £160

    17 January 2018 by MCN News

    Top 5 winter gloves all under £160

    MCN ShopSummer was all too long ago now, and the grip of winter is very much upon us. That doesnt mean your digits need to freeze though. When it comes to winter warmers there's a huge array of gloves to...

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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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