KTM 1290 Super Duke R Sets New Pike's Peak Record
Chris Fillmore takes the KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE R into the record books, claiming an ouright motorcycle record on the iconic Broadmoor Pike's Peak International Hill Climb. The Super Duke was prepped for the race with readily available KTM PowerParts for the Two Wheel and Heavyweight...
All-Electric Support Class Coming to MotoGP in 2019?
Dorna boss Carmelo Ezpeleta confirms an all-electric MotoGP support class, with plans set in motion for early 2019. Unlike it's four wheel companions, electric bike racing hasn't had quite the same support or development as FIA Formula E championship, bar the Isle of Man TT Zero electric race...
New 1290 Super Duke GT Includes £1000 Touring Package
KTM's self proclaimed fastest V-twin sports tourer in the world now includes £1000 KTM PowerParts at no extra cost if purchased new from a KTM verified dealer. The official accessories in the package include Ergo Heated Seats for rider and passenger, a seamless colour coordinated Luggage...
Coming To Bike World In July
July is going to be pretty special with us out in Portimão with the Fast Bikes guys for their Sportsbike of the year shootout. Be sure to watch this space!
MET Police Launch Scooter Theft Awareness Campaign
London’s Metropolitan Police have launched their scooter theft awareness campaign today with the aim of preventing scooter theft in London, by urging riders to use more bike security as a deterrance, The key campaign message says the more visible the security, the less visible your...
Crutchlow Signs Two Year HRC Deal To Stay With LCR Honda
Cal Cruthlow has signed a two year deal with HCR and will race for LCR Honda for two more seasons. It comes with the announcement that the team will renew technical partnership with the Japanese factory. Since 2015, Crutchlow has ridden his Honda RC213V to two MotoGP™ victories, two second...
Harley Davidson In Takeover Bid For Ducati
US motorcycle industry giant Harley-Davidson, is putting together a takeover bid for Ducati, in a deal that could be worth up to 1.5 billion euros ($1.67 billion), according to Reuters. German carmaker Volkswagen, who currently own Ducati, are putting the Italian motorcycle brand up for...
2017 KTM 125/390 Recalled Over Faulty Headlight
KTM are recalling the 2017 Duke 390 and 125 over issues with a faulty headlight which the company say, "may lead to potentially dangerous riding situations". The firm revealed that tests showed situations in which the new split LED Headlight experienced "cases of sporadic reboots". Customers...
Get Off-Road With The New 1200 Multistrada Enduro Pro
The Multistrada 1200 Enduro gets a series of tweaks to give it more off-road credibility with the new Pro version. Looking ready to globetrot with the new sand-coloured paint job, with rough surface finish, front end and tank cover, the new Pro is fitted with Pirelli SCORPION™ Rally tyres;...