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London Mayor's New Transport Strategy Ignores Benefits Of Motorcycles
LONDON MAYOR Sadiq Khan has chosen to ignore the positive impact of powered two-wheelers (PTWs) in his latest TfL transport strategy, despite arguments presented by the Motorcycle Industry Association (MCIA) during a public consultation. The MCIA has called Mr Khan out on the omission, saying...
Carole Nash Wants To Bring Google Maps "Motorcycle Mode" To UK
Ever thought that Google Maps needs a motorcycle functionality for its route mapping? Well, insurance broker Carole Nash is on your side. It might come as no surprise that time estimates shown on Google maps are inaccurate to bikers, since according to the Federation of European...
Buy A Suzuki GSX-R125 Or GSX-125 In March And Get £200 Worth Of Riding Gear Or Free CBT
For March only, Suzuki is offering the choice between a free CBT or £200 worth of riding kit or Suzuki clothing to anyone who buys a new GSX-R125, GSX-S125, or Address scooter. The offer runs until the end of the month and looks to entice new riders by helping them get the required training and...
Free CBT or £200 Worth Of Riding Gear If You Buy A Suzuki GSX-R125 Or GSX-125 In March
For March only, Suzuki is offering the choice between a free CBT or £200 worth of riding kit or Suzuki clothing to anyone who buys a new GSX-R125, GSX-S125, or Address scooter. The offer runs until the end of the month and looks to entice new riders by helping them get the required training and...
Zero Motorcycles New DSR Black Forest Edition Targets Dual Sport Touring
Zero Motorcycles are targeting the dual sport touring market with the announcement of the new DSR Black Forest Edition. An exclusive for European consumers, the DSR Black Forest offers the longest range of any electric dual sport, by using the highest power and energy density battery tech in...
ALLEY RAT CROWNED UK WINNER OF H-D'S 2018 BATTLE OF THE KINGS
The crowned winner of the UK arm of the 2018 Battle of the Kings, is none other than Sycamore Harley-Davidson's, stripped back Alley Rat. An expert panel of judges at the London Motorcycle Show, chose the winner from the five finalists voted by the public out of 15 contenders. Having...
Ducati UK Announce 2018 Donington Park and Silverstone Circuit Track Days
Ducati UK have announced the 2018 dates and location of their exclusive track days. This year the two track days will take place on the full GP circuits at Silverstone (31 May) and Donington Park (July 5).Held in association with California Superbike School, riders can test their metal while...
CURTISS MOTORCYCLES UNVEILS LAST EVER V-TWIN BEFORE SWITCH TO ELECTRIC
It's the first bike in 100 years to come from the Curtiss Motorcycles badge, and sadly, it's also the last ever V-Twin we'll be seeing from the company.  Curtiss Motorcycles is a re-brand of the infamous Confederate Motorcycles, a company known for their pretty zany, steampunk looking...
HARLEY-DAVIDSON REVEALS NEW IRON 1200 AND FORTY-EIGHT SPECIAL
HARLEY-DAVIDSON has added two new Sportsters to its 2018 line up; the Forty-Eight Special and the Iron 1200. Part of Harley's plan to release 100 new models by 2027, the two Sportsters aren't so much new bikes as customised variations.   Both bikes stand apart from the...
HUSQVARNA BREAK SALES RECORDS FOR FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR
It's not an easy time to be in the motorcycle industry with registrations declining as they are, but the relatively small Swedish manufacturer, Husqvarna has shed the drought, celebrating a fourth consecutive year of record-breaking sales. The KTM-owned motorcycle manufacturer sold a record...