November

New BMWs break cover

New BMWs break cover

These are the first official pictures of the new BMW R1200RT and R1200ST, which the German firm plans to launch early next year. Both bikes are based on the Boxer engine from the R1200GS and are...

Dirt rider kicks off

Dirt rider kicks off

The Dirt Rider Expo kicked off yesterday with even more manufacturers and even more stars attracting riders to the Stoneleigh Park show, near Coventry. There is enough to keep anyone happy for hours...

KTM Super Duke tested

KTM Super Duke tested

KTM’s Super Duke goes straight to the top of the ‘super nakeds’ tree. That’s our verdict after the world first test ride on the first 100% road-focused bike from the Austrian...

Readers in blind R6 test

Readers in blind R6 test

What better way to try out the new 2005 Yamaha R6 than come along and test it for MCN. Well that’s exactly what four of our readers did today. With no radical redesign of the R6 for 2005 we...

World first test: MT-01

World first test: MT-01

Yamaha’s new MT-01 is fast, fun, improbably agile and stops hard. And after thrashing the 1670cc V-twin concept bike-turned-production machine on South African roads, our world first test...

Flying bike could take off

Flying bike could take off

What do you do when you’re stuck in the queue to leave Brands world superbikes? Easy! Flick a switch and turn your bike into a helicopter… That’s the radical “personal...

Vespa as work of art

Vespa as work of art

Fancy getting your hands on a one off Vespa with a paint scheme by one the of the UK’s top artists? Then get down to the Art Vespa Auction next Tuesday for a choice of five. The paint schemes...

October bike sales rise

October bike sales rise

New bike sales of “Adventure” category bikes are up by 53% and custom bike sales are up by 27% compared with the same time last year. The strong growth in interest in bikes such as...

NEC Show countdown

NEC Show countdown

The International Motorcycle and Scooter Show (that's the NEC to most of us) is your first chance to see all the new bikes and products for 2005 in the UK, and the opening day is just two days away. ...