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Idiot riding on pavement crashes into streetlight
Here's the moment a complete and utter moron briefly rides his Harley-Davidson along a pavement in America, before ploughing it into a streetlight.  We didn't expect much else from a video labelled 'StreetfighterZ', but still, this takes the cake for idiotic behaviour. 
Lusting over an R1M? Another 75 are coming to the UK
  Yamaha has announced that another 75 YZF-R1Ms will be making their way to UK shores for next year. The firm will be accepting applications from October 1, you can register here.  Finished in special edition Grey, Blue and Silver with carbon fibre fairings, the R1M also gets...
Ducati to reveal NINE new models in November
Ducati has just announced it will be revealing nine brand new models at EICMA in November, including the new Monster 1200R. The Italian firm says its 2016 range represents 'beyond any shadow of doubt, the biggest, most decisive attack on the market ever to have been launched by...
Yamaha reveals new 60th Anniversary YZF-R1
Yamaha has just revealed this 60th Anniversary Edition YZF-R1, finished in a yellow/black colour scheme with speedblocks graphics. The bike was unveiled at the Paul Ricard circuit and 'pays homage to Yamaha's illustrious racing heritage.' As well as the yellow paint scheme, the new bike also...
Ducati Riding Experience (DRE) review
  I’ve done a number of motorcycle training courses before but I’ve never left particularly satisfied. So when I heard we'd been invited to Ducati’s Riding Experience school I had my doubts. On paper, things were looking up. Firstly, it was an all day affair with six 20-minute...
Anthony Joshua joins Kawasaki Team Green
British heavyweight boxer Anthony Joshua has joined Kawasaki’s Team Green after taking delivery of a brand new KX250F.   Days after continuing his unbeaten record of 14 wins, by beating Gary Cornish in a first round knock-out at the O2 Arena, Joshua nurtured one of his other passions,...
David Beckham appears in odd new motorcycle movie
Motorcycle clothing manufacturer Belstaff has just released this extremely odd trailer for its film, with David Beckham as the main star. It features football hero Beckham as 'The Stranger', a man 'who anonymity and bravery can upset the status quo, shift power and help inspire lost souls'....
New Horex VR6 breaks cover
A new version of the Horex VR6 has just been launched at this week’s Frankfurt Motor Show. The revised machine - part of a project that’s been underway for several years and recently under new ownership - now makes 170hp from its six-cylinder engine and 102 ft.lb of torque. There’s Ohlins...
KTM has released pictures and specs of the new 690 Duke
KTM has released pictures and specs of a new 690 Duke for 2016. Although reports suggested a new twin-cylinder version would be coming for 2016, KTM has confirmed the single-cylinder version will live on for at least another year. Photos of the prototype, released by KTM, reveal the new...
Marquez rides the new Honda Africa Twin
Honda's latest video sees the firm's two-time MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez offer his thoughts on the new Africa Twin. The former world champ praised the bike, saying he liked the riding position and enjoyed the bike on big roads. Despite the bike's large appearance, Marquez commended the...