August

Bike of the day: Triumph Speed Triple 1050R

Bike of the day: Triumph Speed Triple 1050R

Bikes for sale We’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.

Bike of the day: BMW G650 XCountry

Bike of the day: BMW G650 XCountry

Bikes for sale Today's bike of the day is the short-lived and often forgotten BMW G650 XCountry. Seller says "Mature owner. Bought in June 2014 and shipped over from N. Ireland. I kept the number plate as it is...

Top MCN T-shirts

Top MCN T-shirts

Sometimes, upgrading your wardrobe is as important as upgrading your motorcycle. After all, grease, oil and petrol will be making your old threads stink by now, so why not do yourself and those around...

Win a copy of John McGuinness Built for Speed

Win a copy of John McGuinness Built for Speed

win it This thrilling autobiography gets you into the head of the man who stares death in the face and doesn't flinch - it's also laugh-out-loud amusing. The book tells the tale of how McGuinness went from...

Do your research before buying a bike!

Do your research before buying a bike!

Bikes for sale I recently warned against overpriced bikes with misleading descriptions. Sure enough, the following day my eyes fell on an online auction for a Honda CB750KZ - the first DOHC model. Bidding was...

Bike of the day: Kawasaki ER-6n

Bike of the day: Kawasaki ER-6n

Bikes for sale Perfect for everyday riding or even as a base bike for a super-twin race machine. This ER-6n is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This 2014 Kawasaki ER-6n comes in good condition with 10,100 miles...

Bike of the day: Yamaha R1

Bike of the day: Yamaha R1

Bikes For Sale Today's bike of the day is this 2016 Yamaha R1, on sale for £13,799. Seller says "This R1 is in excellent condition, one owner from new, has had first service, under manufacturers warranty until...

Prizes: Win! Win! Win! Loads of Lovely Goodies

Prizes: Win! Win! Win! Loads of Lovely Goodies

Win It Here'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. EDZ Merino Boot Socks, £20 Smelly feet will be a...

Bike of the day: Ducati 959 Panigale

Bike of the day: Ducati 959 Panigale

Bikes for sale Low miles and loads of extra accessories make this Ducati 959 Panigale today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This bike comes with Akrapovic slip on cans, ASV levers, Ducati race fairing kit, Double...

Bike of the day: Suzuki GSR750

Bike of the day: Suzuki GSR750

bikes for sale Today's bike of the day is this 2013 Suzuki GSR750 on sale for £4,999. Seller says "This GSR750 AL3, really nice looking in blue nad white. It has been fitted with a tail tidy and a nice colour coded...

Why it’s sometimes best to let go of your old money pit before it’s too late...

Why it’s sometimes best to let go of your old money pit before it’s too late...

Bikes For Sale There comes a time with a problem bike where you have to make the hard decision to cut your losses. You bought a bike which had, a cursory inspection showed, a few minor faults. Perhaps one more...

Bike of the day: Yamaha MT-07

Bike of the day: Yamaha MT-07

Bikes For Sale Today's bike of the day is this 2015 Yamaha MT-07. Seller says "This MT-07 has a 15-Reg plate, 2042 miles on the clock and comes in the very popular Race Blue. It's a totally standard example and...

Bike of the day: Honda CB1000R

Bike of the day: Honda CB1000R

Bikes For Sale Today's bike of the day is this 2012 Honda CB1000R. Seller says "With 12 months MoT, this Honda has service history, is grey, and perfect for all sorts of riding. It has very low mileage for its...

Our favourite Suzuki GSX-R1000s

Our favourite Suzuki GSX-R1000s

Bikes for sale The Suzuki GSX-R1000 is 16-years-old this year, which means it would be patiently awaiting its GCSE results if it were a human, and it would be able to ride a 50cc scooter on L-plates. How...

Bike of the day: Yamaha R6

Bike of the day: Yamaha R6

Bikes for sale Today's bike of the day is something for those weekend blasts, it's a 2006 Yamaha R6. Seller says "Yamaha R6 2CO model (the best one). Bike has only covered 12K miles (HPI clear) and comes with the...

Why new can be best

Why new can be best

Bikes for sale In the mid-1980s, Kawasaki ran an advert with the caption: ‘Before you buy a new one, check out the price of an old one’, to draw your attention to the excellent residuals of certain old-school...

Bike of the day: BMW C Evolution

Bike of the day: BMW C Evolution

Bikes for sale Today's bike of the day is this 12-year-old Suzuki SV650, which got me all teary-eyed and rought back memories of my own red 2005 SV650. Seller says “Heated Handlebar Grips.”  MCN says “Man of...

Bike of the day: BMW F650GS

Bike of the day: BMW F650GS

Bikes For Sale Today's bike of the day is something for the weekend, this 2004 BMW F650GS. Seller says "This BMW has had one owner (Mid-life crisis now over, bad knee, forced sale). It's always been garaged, has low...

Win a Rossi replica bike for your toddler!

Win a Rossi replica bike for your toddler!

WIN IT The end of summer is nigh, so we've got a Valentino Rossi replica bike for the kids to give away and help get kids into the biking spirit, while it's still kind of warm. If you enter now you could win...

Win! Win! Win! Loads of lovely goodies

Win! Win! Win! Loads of lovely goodies

Win It Here'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. Sheene & Roberts Exclusive Print, £30 The...

Bike of the day: Suzuki GSX1300R Hayabusa

Bike of the day: Suzuki GSX1300R Hayabusa

Bikes for sale It’s still rated as a missile and one of the best hyperbikes going. This striking yellow Hayabusa is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This beautiful Suzuki GSX1300 Hayabusa in yellow as just...

Bike of the day: Honda Fireblade

Bike of the day: Honda Fireblade

Bikes for sale Today's bike of the day is this 2004 Honda Fireblade.  Seller says "Solid White, Here we have a 2 owner bike from new in great condition up for grabs, 2 owners, Part service history, Excellent...

Bike of the day: Triumph Tiger 1050

Bike of the day: Triumph Tiger 1050

Bikes For Sale Today's bike of the day is this 2007 Triumph Tiger 1050.  Seller says "Black, with only 4500 miles on the clock, this Tiger 1050 also comes with three months warranty, a service before sale and a...

Unseen pics & untold tales of the infamous Barry Sheene

Unseen pics & untold tales of the infamous Barry Sheene

In this special MCN Sport tribute to the genius that was racing legend Barry Sheene. We hear from other riding superstars like Valentino Rossi, Cal Crutchlow and Kenny Roberts on what they thought of...

Bike of the day: Yamaha R6

Bike of the day: Yamaha R6

Bikes for sale This R6 proves you don’t need to spend a fortune on a bike to have great thrills and is today’s bike of the day  Seller says “This R6 wants for literally nothing and it’s been a fantastic bike. I...

Bike of the day: Suzuki GSX-R750

Bike of the day: Suzuki GSX-R750

Bikes for sale The perfect blend of agility and power make this GSX-R750 today’s bike of the day. Seller says “This limited edition GSX-R Yoshimura comes presented in as-new condition and has an MOT until May 2018.

Bike of the day: Honda CBR600F

Bike of the day: Honda CBR600F

Bikes for sale An all-round brilliant motorcycle and a future classic make this Honda CBR600F today’s bike of the day. Seller says “I am the 3rd owner of this superb bike! I have owned it for 2 years and covered...

Old is not always gold

Old is not always gold

Bikes for sale Sometimes it’s hard to distinguish greed from optimism. I see a bike, usually something old-ish and described as a classic (anything over 20 years old seems to be called a ‘classic’ these days, in the...

Bike of the day: Honda Gold Wing

Bike of the day: Honda Gold Wing

Bikes for sale Today's bike of the day is inspired by the patent images detailing aspects of the new Honda Gold Wing, which we expect to be unveiled before the end of the year. Seller says On sale from KD...

Win: Prizes up for Grabs

Win: Prizes up for Grabs

Win It Here'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. Motorex Chain Kit, £30 To celebrate their 100th...

Bike of the day: BMW S1000RR

Bike of the day: BMW S1000RR

Bikes For Sale Today's bike of the day is inspired by the radical BMW S1000RR spy shots: Here we have a 2014 model on sale for £11,195. Seller says On sale from Wheels Motorcycles, this bike is priced at...