February

Ducati updates Monster

Ducati updates Monster

Ducati has made its new budget monster available almost a year ahead of schedule. The bike was slated as a 2007 model but will now be available by April this year The Monster 695 retains the classic...

Free insurance on Buells

Free insurance on Buells

The Buell Lightning XB12S and Firebolt XB12R come with free insurance for a year, but only if you buy before March 31, 2006. The deal also includes a £500 trade-in bonus on the Firebolt XB12R,...

0 per cent KX MX bikes

0 per cent KX MX bikes

Kawasaki has extended the current one year interest free finance deal on the KX motocross range until April 2006. The deal is based on a minimum 10 per cent deposit, which can be cash or part...

Grab an R1 SP

Grab an R1 SP

If you fancy getting your hands on one of the very limited special edition Yamaha R1 SPs this could be your last chance. Only 50 of 500 machines came to the UK and most sold straight away, but after...

New Senda out now

New Senda out now

Derbi’s new Senda DRD Pro supermoto and enduro should be on sale now with the new GP1 125 and 250 scooters following soon. Both 50cc DRD machines feature a brand new two-stroke engine as well...

VFR tops sales charts

VFR tops sales charts

Honda’s VFR800 is currently the most popular new bike in the UK. The do-it-all sports tourer has proved so popular that 184 were sold in January this year, beating it’s nearest rival, the...

Buying an '06 R6?

Buying an '06 R6?

If you are buying a new 2006 Yamaha R6, or you've already put a deposit down, then MCN would like to hear from you. We'd like to gather some opinions for an upcoming feature we're working on, but...

BMW's development bike

BMW's development bike

BMW has unveiled a new bike that it says is purely for testing and developing new systems for future production. The bike has been designed with a ‘high power output and lightweight...

ZZR not quite 200bhp

ZZR not quite 200bhp

Kawasaki’s ZZR1400 wont be the 200bhp bike that everyone thought it would be – but it gets pretty close. The firm has released official power figures and without ram-air the bike is...

Discount scooter cover

Discount scooter cover

You can now get a 10 per cent discount on fully comprensive insurance for top-of-the-range scooters with insurance firm Bikesure. With high end Vespas costing over £3000, and super scooters...

0% on Honda 600s

0% on Honda 600s

If you buy a new Honda CBR600RR, CBR600F or Hornet 600 before the end of March you’ll be able to get it with two years 0% finance. Honda is offering the deals to celebrate the launch of its in...

Derbi GP1 review added

Derbi GP1 review added

We’ve added the Derbi GP1, one of the coolest scooters you can buy, to our Bike Reviews section. You can see a full review of the scooter and loads of pictures and video so you can take a look...

Cagiva cuts 125cc prices

Cagiva cuts 125cc prices

Cagiva has cut the prices of its 125cc learner-legal models. The liquid cooled two-stroke Cagiva Mito has an alloy beam frame and 4-piston floating calliper Brembo disc brake at the front. For 2006...