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Emporio Armani Vespa unveiled
Vespa has just unveiled this limited edition 125cc scooter, the 946 Emporio Armani. The scooter has been created to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Giorgio Armani and the 130th anniversary of the Piaggio Group. Based on the 11.7hp Vespa 946, which comes with ABS and traction control as...
Metzeler unveil special edition Guy Martin tyre
  Metzeler has released a special edition version of its Racetec RR tyre to celebrate Guy Martin and the start of the Isle of Man TT. The tyre features Martin’s name on the sidewall and the road racer’s skull and spanners logo etched across the rubber. Available in 120/70/17 at the front...
Bruce Anstey wins Superbike TT race
Bruce Anstey has won his first Superbike TT race on the Isle of Man. Finishing almost 11 seconds ahead of the competition, the Kiwi was able to catch up with and then hold off Ian Hutchinson who eased off as rain started to fall. Anstey said: ‘I can’t believe it, ‘I’ve finally got it, the...
Buy a Monster 1200 and get a £750 Ducati voucher
Ducati’s latest Monster 1200, 1200S and 1200S Stripe all now come with a Ducati Performance voucher worth £750. This voucher can be spent on Ducati Performance clothing and accessories from official Ducati dealers. The Italian firm is also offering a selection of TriOptions finance deals,...
VIDEO: Honda RC213V-S spotted at hillclimb event
  Honda’s much anticipated RC213V-S MotoGP replica machine has been spotted at a hillclimb event and caught on camera. The video shows the 1000cc V4 powered bike being warmed up in the back of a van and then slowly ridden up the Asama hill in Japan. Honda test rider and former 250cc world...
Husqvarna teases new 701 Supermoto riding on ice
Husqvarna are continuing to tease the 701 Supermoto with a new video showing the bike riding on a frozen lake. The machine looks to be a finished production version of the 701 fitted with spiked-tyres to deal with the obvious lack of grip across the ice. Both the 701 Supermoto and Enduro...
BMW S1000RR in new Mission: Impossible trailer
BMW’s S1000RR superbike is set to appear in the new Mission: Impossible film, as seen in the second official trailer released this morning. The video clip shows Ethan Hawke (played by Tom Cruise) trying to evade a number of armed motorcyclists, who are also riding BMW S1000RRs. Ian Robertson,...
Michael Dunlop ditches R1 for BMW S1000RR at TT 2015
  Michael Dunlop has shockingly announced he is ditching his Milwaukee Yamaha R1 in favour of BMW’s S1000RR with just two practice sessions remaining before the start of the Superbike TT. The 11 times TT winner will now compete in the Superbike and Senior TT races in Stuart Hicken’s...
87-year-old wins Pre-TT race at the Isle of Man
An 87-year-old man has won the pre-TT Classic title after winning the 250cc singles race at Billown with an 18-second victory. Ted Fenwick averaged close to 73mph on his 250cc Ducati over six laps of the 4.25-mile course in the south of the Isle of Man. Fenwick, who has visited the Isle of...
Kawasaki unveils new 2016 KX450F
Kawasaki has unveiled it’s new-for-2016 KX450F motocross bike. The off-roader has been completely revised with a more powerful engine and now weighs almost 3.5kgs less than before thanks to a new lighter aluminium frame and swingarm. Fitted with launch control to help get off the line...