Motorcycle

2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Is Back And Bad As Ever

2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Is Back And Bad As Ever

Road warriors, rejoice. The Harley-Davidson Road Glide® motorcycle is back. After a one-year hiatus, the original alternative bagger returns to the Harley-Davidson line for 2015, infused with the DNA of Project RUSHMORE and turned out with a new frame-mounted fairing shaped by aerodynamic science and pure menace. Also joining the Harley Touring tribe is the Road Glide® Special […]

TRUSTING THE BIKE TO TAKE CONTROL (Ducati 1198S)

TRUSTING THE BIKE TO TAKE CONTROL (Ducati 1198S)

It’s a strange thing, trust. It takes a while to gain, requires a lot of work, but once it’s established, it’s yours to own. It’s the same deal between two people, a rider and machine, or a man and his dog. He may have a potentially aggressive Pitbull straining at […]

New Ducati Monster finally arrives in UK

New Ducati Monster finally arrives in UK

THE NEW Ducati Monster 1200 has landed in the UK, with dealers taking delivery of the first stock over the past few days. Customers can now see the Monster and Monster S for themselves, 21 years after the Monster’s first unveiling. This time it’s powered by the formidable superbike-derived 1198 […]

Harley adds three more new bikes for 2014

Harley adds three more new bikes for 2014

HARLEY-DAVIDSON has announced three new bikes for the 2014 model year, including a special edition Street Bob. The rather predictably named Street Bob Special Edition is based on the standard bike but uses Harley’s higher-power 1690cc twin-cylinder engine, special five-spoke cast wheels and a two-tone paint job with special graphics. […]

Biker wins personalised helmet from top Italian designer

Biker wins personalised helmet from top Italian designer

A DELIGHTED MotoGP fan received his ultimate dream this weekend when he arrived in Pesaro, Italy to collect his customised helmet from leading graphic artist Roby at Starline design studio. Young, who has a passion for motorcycle racing and is a devotee to the intricate designs of top class racers, […]

UK Ferrari sales outstrip entire Middle East

UK Ferrari sales outstrip entire Middle East

ITALIAN supercar company Ferrari raced to a record year in 2013 on the back of expanding UK sales, selling more cars in Britain than in the Middle East and Africa combined. As a result the company made an all-time high net profit of 264 million Euros (£217 million) – a […]

New V-Strom set for February public launch

New V-Strom set for February public launch

RIDERS can look forward to getting their hands on the hotly-anticipated new Suzuki V-Strom 1000, with the first bikes arriving in showrooms nationwide early next month. The news comes in tandem with an announcement confirming that service intervals for the new bike will be 7,500 miles or 12 months – […]

Ducati to take new models on tour

Ducati to take new models on tour

DUCATI is taking to the road on a dealership tour across the UK and Ireland, bringing with it a fleet of test bikes for the public to enjoy. To follow up the launches of the Panigale 899 and the Monster 1200, the Italian firm is giving people a chance to […]

Tax disc headache for bike traders

CHANGES to tax disc legislation could leave bikers unable to buy or sell machines that road have tax remaining. Under the planned rule changes, vehicles will no longer need to display a tax disc because proof of taxation is stored automatically on servers shared by the police, insurers and other […]