First rides & tests

BMW R1200GS off to a bad start

BMW R1200GS off to a bad start

Peter Baker, 34, is running a 2004 BMW R1200GS for MCN this year. He’s one of the paper’s two Deputy Editors and has 20 years of riding experience. His previous bikes include a Triumph...

Daring to be different with a Multistrada

Daring to be different with a Multistrada

Phil West is MCN’s road test editor. He’s running a Ducati Multistrada this year. You can email him about it on phil.west@emap.com. Here’s what he has to say about the bike: Call me...

GSX-R750 turned me into a scrubber

GSX-R750 turned me into a scrubber

Andy Downes, MCN’s News Editor, is running a GSX-R750 this year. This is what he has to say about it so far. If you’ve got an ’04 GSX-R750 and want to contact Andy, email him at...

CBR is the perfect choice

CBR is the perfect choice

In the four weeks I've had it the CBR has done 1500 miles on everything from my daily commute to work, motorway trips around the country, and as many back lane rides with my mates as I could squeeze...