Motorcycles

How Old Is Too Old To Race At The Top?

How Old Is Too Old To Race At The Top?

John McGuinness, 49, will ride in the 2022 Isle of Man TT

Despite the age of 40 having come and gone, John McGuinness, Isle of Man TT legend, is not planning on hanging up his leathers just yet.

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This Car vs. Bike Drag Race Is Just Cheap Sensationalism

This Car vs. Bike Drag Race Is Just Cheap Sensationalism

We hate it when the result is a foregone conclusion and the bike doesn’t win!

Car vs. Bike drag races are great, right? I mean, they have to be because the bike always wins. Well, they do until the car guys start cheating.

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Would You Buy an Electric Motorbike That Cost $1300?

Would You Buy an Electric Motorbike That Cost $1300?

Even if it looked like this?

Electric bikes are inevitable but do they have to be so expensive? Not according to this Kenyan manufacturer, which is planning on transforming personal transport in Africa by making its product so affordable and practical. Could it find a market in the West?

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Why Is There Only One Manufacturer Involved in MotoE?

Why Is There Only One Manufacturer Involved in MotoE?

Surely the series would be better served with more than one manufacturer?

The recent announcement that Ducati would be supplying bikes for the MotoE race series in place of Energica from 2023 came as a shock but would the series have benefitted from more than one supplier?

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Is It Me Or Has The BMW R18 Inspired Some Of The Ugliest Custom Bikes Ever Created?

Is It Me Or Has The BMW R18 Inspired Some Of The Ugliest Custom Bikes Ever Created?

None of these are exactly lookers!

Often, when a new model comes out and custom builders get their hands on it, the results can be spectacular. So, why have the custom builders made such a pig’s ear out of the BMW R18?

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KTM 1290 Super Duke R EVO Gets Even Sharper with Electronic Semi Active Suspension

KTM 1290 Super Duke R EVO Gets Even Sharper with Electronic Semi Active Suspension

New Tech Helps on Track and On Road

KTM isn’t sitting on its laurels with the 1290 Super Duke naked sports bike. The EVO model now boasts electronic semi-active suspension from long-time collaborator WP

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Guy Martin's Motorcycle Land Speed Record Attempt Still On Track

Guy Martin’s Motorcycle Land Speed Record Attempt Still On Track

initial runs up to 150mph go without a hitch

Never on to shy away from a challenge, Guy Martin is working with a team of engineers to break the existing motorcycle land speed record, which stands at 376mph. Initial shake-down runs have gone well.https://rkpphotography.co.uk

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Watch: The Best Documentary on British Rockers and Cafe Racers Ever

Watch: The Best Documentary on British Rockers and Cafe Racers Ever

Tells the story of motorcycling in Britain, the ton-up boys and the Ace Cafe

An hour-long special on the history of British bikes, the rockers who rode them, the cafe racers they turned their bikes into and the thrill of doing ’the ton’.

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Can a $13 Helmet Reduce the Number of Motorcycle Road Deaths?

Can a $13 Helmet Reduce the Number of Motorcycle Road Deaths?

The FIA seems to think it can

With the proliferation of delivery bikes on the streets of our towns and cities come a whole heap of problems, not least of which is rider safety, something the riders themselves pay scant regard to. Now, the FIA has developed a new helmet that is super cheap but conforms to current legislation.

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We are Entering a New Era of manufacturer cooperation to save the motorcycle as we know it

We are Entering a New Era of manufacturer cooperation to save the motorcycle as we know it

What was unthinkable a few years ago is now reality

Whereas in the past, manufacturers worked in secrecy, nowadays they are joining forces to develop new technology that will benefit them all.

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Video: This Should Be Impossible, But Not to Tony Bou

Video: This Should Be Impossible, But Not to Tony Bou

Most of this isn’t physically possible, but Tony Bou Can do it!

Of all the many disciplines in motorcycling, foot-up trials riding is possibly the most difficult. Tony Bou is the best in the world and what he can do with a motorcycle often defies the laws of physics.

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MV Agusta Confirms That Adventure Bike Is On The Way

MV Agusta Confirms That Adventure Bike Is On The Way

If there’s no adventure bike in your range, you’re nothing these days. Just ask Harley Davidson

An adventure bike is the must-have model in any manufacturer’s line-up (although try telling that to Kawasaki!) and MV Agusta is the latest to follow the herd onto the road less travelled.

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