2018

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GPS tracker for tracking motorcycles in real time

GPS tracker for tracking motorcycles in real time

PROMOTION DB1-Lite GPS tracker from Rewire Security is a real time GPS tracking for motorbikes and cars. It comes ready to use and does not require any technical knowledge whatsoever. Once installed the...

Bike of the day: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin

Bike of the day: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin

BIKES FOR SALE The Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin began life in 2016 and resurrected one of the most legendary names in adventure off-road motorcycling.  Sporting a 998cc, 94bhp parallel-twin motor, the original...

Bike of the day: Triumph Scrambler

Bike of the day: Triumph Scrambler

bikes for sale It’s Christmas Day and watching The Great Escape is as traditional to some as turkey and sprouts, so today’s bike of the day had to be a Triumph Scrambler. Inspired by classic bikes like the Triumph...

Bike of the day: Honda CBR900RR FireBlade

Bike of the day: Honda CBR900RR FireBlade

bikes for sale When Tadao Baba was given the task of designing a Honda to outperform the Yamaha FZR1000 EXUP and Suzuki GSX-R1100, he used his ‘light is right’ motto to craft the FireBlade, an incredibly nimble and...

Best biking reads this Christmas

Best biking reads this Christmas

Christmas a time of giving; for families to come together and be merry, exchanging gifts with loved ones often not seen for months on end. However, there comes a point where the magic fades, the...

Bike of the day: Kawasaki Z1000SX

Bike of the day: Kawasaki Z1000SX

BIKES FOR SALE Chris Walker Kawasaki is selling this 2017 Kawasaki Z1000SX for £8,495. Since the first S1000SX released in 2010, Kawasaki have continued to improve the Z1000SX over the years. The 2017 version has...

Bike of the day: Triumph Street Triple R

Bike of the day: Triumph Street Triple R

BIKES FOR SALE The Triumph Street Triple R has been the choice of road-going hooligans since 2007 and continues to dominate the middleweight naked market, albeit with a now revised 765 triple motor.  The Street...

Visit Arenacross in 2019

Visit Arenacross in 2019

Top Christmas gift bargains available on the MCN Shop

Top Christmas gift bargains available on the MCN Shop

MCN SHOP Buying gifts for the biker in your life can be an arduous task. Not only do you have to ensure that the item either fits them, or is a welcome accessory on their motorcycle, but it can also end up...

Get 15% off All Year Biker treatments with MCN

Get 15% off All Year Biker treatments with MCN

MCN COMPARE What is All Year Biker? All Year Biker offer a pioneering treatment system for motorbikes, deigned to protect your machine from the constant barrage of road salt and grit that can lead to corrosion...

Get a set of Oxford Hotgrips when you subscribe to MCN

Get a set of Oxford Hotgrips when you subscribe to MCN

Is it us, or is it starting to get a little chilly? That doesn’t mean you need to stop riding, but it does mean you need to think more carefully about what you wear and how you can keep warm while...

All Year Biker & MCN Compare promotional offer

All Year Biker & MCN Compare promotional offer

MCN Compare MCN Compare have teamed up with All Year Biker this winter, and we’re offering an exclusive 15% off the standard treatment for your motorcycle when you get a bike insurance quote with us. This is the...

9 reasons to bring the kids to Motorcycle Live 2018

9 reasons to bring the kids to Motorcycle Live 2018

Motorcycle Live opens its door at The NEC next month for nine days of all things two-wheeled. The event offers something to entertain everyone, no matter what their age or ability on a...

Bike of the day: Kawasaki ZZR1400

Bike of the day: Kawasaki ZZR1400

Bikes for sale What better way to spend a weekend than with a long-distance blast on a fast, comfortable sports tourer? With a 1441cc engine, producing 200bhp, combined with mountains of comfort, few do this better...

Rare Bonhams bikes go under the hammer at Devitt MCN Ally Pally show

Rare Bonhams bikes go under the hammer at Devitt MCN Ally Pally show

DEVITT ALLY PALLY SHOW The Bonhams auction at the Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show and Supersprint was a great success, with 97% of the bikes on offer being sold for a grand total of over £1.2m. Two Kawasaki Z1s went for a...

What are the stars of the Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show looking forward to in 2019?

What are the stars of the Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show looking forward to in 2019?

DEVITT ALLY PALLY SHOW With the new bike launch season finally underway and both the Intermot and Eicma shows on the horizon, we were keen to quiz the stars of the Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show & Supersprint to find out...

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show & Supersprint: See Millyard’s home-made ‘Honda Six’

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show & Supersprint: See Millyard’s home-made ‘Honda Six’

DEVITT MCN ALLY PALLY SHOW AND SUPERSPRINT Mechanical master and custom bike builder Allen Millyard has brought both his huge brain and a few of his stunning creations along to this weekend’s Devitt MCN Ally Pally Bike Show and Supersprint,...

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show: BSB Rizla Suzukis explored

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show: BSB Rizla Suzukis explored

Devitt Ally Pally Show The mid-noughties was a magic time for the British Superbike championship, producing a raft of top-flight motorcycle racers who have since graduated the ranks of World Superbikes and MotoGP, as well...

Super Sunday offer! £10 after 1pm on the door #MCNAllyPallyShow

Super Sunday offer! £10 after 1pm on the door #MCNAllyPallyShow

This weekend’s Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show & Supersprint just got a bit juicier – we’ve now got an offer for show goers wishing to attend Sunday only. Anyone who turns up after 1pm on Sunday 23...

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show bike of the day: MV Agusta F4 Serie Oro

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show bike of the day: MV Agusta F4 Serie Oro

Devitt ally pally show It’s great that manufacturers like Honda can sell hundreds of thousands of motorbikes that start every day, run for miles and behave exactly as they should. But, for some reason, we love a brand that...

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show: The supersprint bikes arrive

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show: The supersprint bikes arrive

DEVITT ALLY PALLY SHOW The sprint bikes warm up The #MCNAllyPallyShow sprint bikes have been warming up. Bring your earplugs! @DevittInsurance pic.twitter.com/WBlR3ap9jg — Motor Cycle News (@MCNnews) September 21,...

Race and Custom machines begin arriving at Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show

Race and Custom machines begin arriving at Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show

devitt mcn ally pally show The Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show and Indoor Supersprint is upon us and we can’t wait to see stars including John McGuinness and Carl Fogarty race in the Supersprint tomorrow and Sunday. What's more,...

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show bike of the day: Triumph T120R Bonneville

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show bike of the day: Triumph T120R Bonneville

Devitt ally pally show This 1967 Triumph T120R Bonneville is the work of Keith Martin of Big D Cycles in Dallas, Texas and was restored using as many of the original parts as possible. Buy tickets to the 2018 Devitt MCN...

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show bike of the day: 1939 Velocette KTT

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show bike of the day: 1939 Velocette KTT

DEVITT ALLY PALLY SHOW This MkVIII Velocette KTT is unquestionably one of the best-looking racing motorcycles of the pre-war era and just so happens to be one of the rarest. Just 49 of the 349cc single-over-head-cam...

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show bike of the day: Yamaha FS1-E

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show bike of the day: Yamaha FS1-E

devitt mcn ally pally show The Yamaha 49cc FS1-E (or Fizzie as it is affectionately known) has achieved real cult status in the 55 years since it was first introduced, despite being dropped from the range between ’79 and...

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show bike of the day: MV Agusta 750S

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show bike of the day: MV Agusta 750S

devitt mcn ally pally show The MV Agusta 750 roadster was developed as a racier alternative to the Italian firm’s twin carb, 600cc 4C touring model. MV was winning races and world championships at the time, but had no road...

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show bike of the day: 1967 Cheney BSA Victor 500

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show bike of the day: 1967 Cheney BSA Victor 500

devitt ally pally show The Cheney BSA Victor 500 used a BSA engine in a Cheney frame to create one of the most effective British moto-crossers of its day. Buy tickets to the 2018 Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show and Supersprint...

Expert guide: £2.5k sexy sportsbikes

Expert guide: £2.5k sexy sportsbikes

mcn bikes for sale If you are talking punch for your pound, it doesn’t get much better than a 1990s sportsbike. They may be over two decades old, but power doesn’t age and figures of over 120bhp at the rear wheel are...

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show Bike of the Day: 1973 MV Agusta GP500/3 Triple

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show Bike of the Day: 1973 MV Agusta GP500/3 Triple

DEVITT ALLY PALLY SHOW This is the last MV Agusta racing triple to be built and is believed to have been ridden by 22- time world champion, Giacomo Agostini (however research to confirm this is still ongoing). Buy tickets...

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show Bike of the Day: Kawasaki Z1

Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show Bike of the Day: Kawasaki Z1

DEVITT ALLY PALLY SHOW With Kawasaki's latest Z900RS range proving to be hugely popular with retro bike enthusiasts, it seemed only right that we dedicate the second Devitt MCN Ally Pally Show Bike of the Day to the bike...

Top 3 comfy sportsbikes

Top 3 comfy sportsbikes

Bikes for sale Sadly, there aren’t many truly comfy sportsbikes produced any more and gone are the days where the likes of the Honda Fireblade and Suzuki GSX-R1000 could be considered comfier and less-focussed than...

MCN Sport special: Celebrating the greatest motorcycle racer of all time

MCN Sport special: Celebrating the greatest motorcycle racer of all time

MCN SPORT No-one has stayed at the top of bike racing as long as Valentino Rossi. In this MCN Sport Special Edition, we have gathered together the most telling interviews with the man himself and trawled the...

Expert guide to: £4000 nutty nakeds

Expert guide to: £4000 nutty nakeds

bikes for sale Naked bikes used to be fairly mundane commuters. Devoid of soul, they were the workhorses of the two-wheeled world whose purpose in life was to hack through traffic or provide stress-free...

Bike of the day: BMW R1200GS

Bike of the day: BMW R1200GS

Bikes for sale The BMW R1200GS is a genuine all-rounder, capable of long-distance tours across Europe, as well as scratching that hooligan itch along your favourite back road. They've even been taken to the odd...

Bike of the day: Kawasaki ZZ-R1400

Bike of the day: Kawasaki ZZ-R1400

bikes for sale When it was released in 2006, the Kawasaki ZZ-R1400 was the fastest and most powerful motorbike you could buy. Even 12 years on, its 197bhp would still win you a few rounds of Top Trumps. As an ultra...

Expert guide to cut price adventure

Expert guide to cut price adventure

bikes for sale For riders who want to tackle any terrain with comfort, technology and safety, super-sized adventure bikes are hard to beat. Yet all that spec comes at a price. Add on heated seats, cruise control,...