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VIDEO: Dani Pedrosa riding supermoto
Here's a video showing MotoGP star Dani Pedrosa ripping it around on a supermoto with the gents from the LUC1 motorsport team. Riding supermoto is a fairly common form of practice for MotoGP riders but nevertheless it's always cool watching top racers back a bike into a corner and then powerslide...
Harley-Davison Street 750 price announced
Harley-Davidson has announced a UK price for its upcoming Street 750, confirming it will cost £5,795. It will be Harley's entry-level bike and the cheapest way to buy into the Milwaukee brand. The 749cc liquid-cooled V-twin makes 43.5ft.lb of torque and is Harley's first new engine in 14...
Watch this motorcycle engine disintegrate away
Huge business conglomerate 3M has released this video of a motorcycle engine being sanded down one millimetre at a time to promote its new Cubitron II abrasive grinding wheel. The video shows all parts of the bike engine slowly disintegrating away, revealing numerous gears, the timing chain,...
Is this the new 2016 Suzuki GSX-R1000?
This is what the new 2016 Suzuki GSX-R1000 will look like, according to a Japanese bike magazine. Young Machine showed the front end of both a new GSX-R1000 and GSX-R250 on the front cover of their magazine, but also included this side profile shot of what they say Suzuki's new superbike will...
Feature: How a standard Ducati Multistrada took fourth place at Pikes Peak
It's not often that you find a rider/racer/human capable and daring enough to race Pikes Peak. It's even more rare to find the same person that is also willing to put in the miles to physically get there. It's arguably even less common to find a motorcycle equipped to handle the technicality...
Japanese bike mag reveals new Suzuki GSX-R250 and GSX-R1000R
A Japanese bike magazine has revealed what appears to be a new Suzuki GSX-R250 and GSX-R1000R. It's unclear whether the shots are leaked or just unofficial renders, but both bikes have been slapped on the front cover of Young Machine, a magazine that has a decent track record of unveiling bikes...
Ducati UK announce best ever first half sales results
Ducati UK continues to set records with year to date sales in the UK up 36% versus 2014 at nearly 2,200 motorcycles – the best ever first half sales for the company in the UK. The second quarter was also a best ever, up 50% at over 1,500 sales and June itself was confirmed as the best month...
VIDEO: Casey Stoner Suzuka 8 Hour crash
You've probably already heard that former MotoGP Champion Casey Stoner crashed out of the Suzuka 8 hour endurance race. After leading the race, the throttle on his CBR1000RR stuck open causing him to run wide and lose the front end, leaving Stoner with a broken scapula and a fractured...
Zero-tolerance speed limits to be adopted by some police forces
Some police forces have announced they will be introducing zero-tolerance speed limits, meaning you could get points and a fine for being even 1mph over the limit. Traditionally, drivers have been able to get away with speeding at 10% plus 2mph over the posted speed limit, so in a 60mph zone...
Road rage biker chased by driver with baseball bat
This is the moment an aggressive biker has the tables turned on him during a bout of road rage. The motorcyclist, who had allegedly been weaving in and out of traffic, pulls up behind an SUV and begins shouting at the driver through the window. He then attacks the driver at which point the tables...