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New GT Spec For Suzuki V-Strom Range
Suzuki's V-Strom range gets a GT update, with a touring package added to the V-Strom 650 and V-Strom 1000. For £1000 more than the standard models, the GT bikes get three piece luggage as standard; the top box and panniers boasting a combined capacity of 64L. For heavier off-roaders, the GT...
2018 Kawasaki Ninja 400 Revealed
Another reveal at the Tokyo Motor Show this morning was the new Kawasaki Ninja 400, the replacement for the Ninja 300. Capacity, power, torque and power-to-weight ratio are up on the new Ninja 400. The 399cc parallel twin makes a claimed 45hp and 28lbft, a significant improvement over the 39hp...
KAWASAKI Z1 Throwback Z900RS UNVEILED
After months of teaser vids, spy shots and loose details,  Kawasaki's retro styled Z900RS has made its debut in Tokyo.  After the demise of the W650 and W800, this is now Kawasaki's only real retro offerring, and rather than giving us a lower spec, thrown together bike, we've got...
Harley-Davidson Profits And Sales Fall Again
Harley-Davidson's operating profits tumbled 45.8%  for third quarter to the end of September 2017 - down to $68.2 million from $114.1 million. The American motorcycle manufacturer continues to struggle with their declining domestic motorcycle market,  as U.S sales drop 8.1%, although...
British Legends "The White Helmets" Bikes Up For Auction
The legendary British Army's motorcycle display team, The White Helmets, were sadly recently disbanded, but now you could be in with the chance of owning one of their cult bikes, as they are being put up for auction in Sherborne.   Six of the the Triumph T140 bikes - customised for...
Exchange Your Old Lid And Get £100 Off A New Ducati Arai Helmet
Ducati have launched a safety campaign to replace ageing helmets by offering a trade in service that contributes £100 to the purchase of a new Ducati Arai helmet.  Head to any Ducati dealer from now until the end of December 2017 to make good on the offer. The helmet doesn't even have to...
New 3% Finance Offer on Suzuki's GSX-R1000
Suzuki has launched a new finance offer on its GSX-R1000; 3% APR over three years with a minimum £1,000 deposit. Customers also get the choice over whether they opt for a PCP deal or a hire purchase agreement. We've had plenty of experience with the new GSX-R1000, which took a total of nine...
Ducati Monster 821 Refreshed And Refined For 2018
Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the original iconic Monster 900, the new Monster 821 is the first of five new bikes Ducati will be revealing for their 2018 line up. The refreshed and refined 821 boasts a new overall shape inspired by the design and features on the Monster 1200, which...
2018 BMW R1200GS Adventure Arrives in UK Dealers
The 2018 R1200GS Adventure has arrived, bringing with it all the extra updates from the 2017 R1200GS to conform to Euro4 regulations. But BMW Motorrad fans will know that the real addition is the host of optional extras in the Adventure’s repertoire, as well as the Rallye version. BMW tend to...
Kawasaki To Reveal New Supercharged Bike at EICMA
One thing we are definitely excited for at this year's EICMA, is Kawasaki's promise of a new supercharged motorcycle.  Like all these other teasers, the video doesn't give away much other than confirming a supercharged bike. What we do get, along with all the fancy graphics, is the iconic...