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Dutch Duo Builds Algae-powered Wooden Motorcycle
Two Dutchmen have built a wooden motorcycle that runs on algae oil. Ritsert Mans, a designer along with his scientist friend Peter Mooji, wanted to demonstrate how algae could be put to better use in the future, and show that algae oil just needed a spark of imagination. The motorcycle has a...
Free BikeTrac system with new 959 Panigale purchase
Get a free BikeTrac system when you buy a Ducati 959 Panigale before the 30th of June 2017. The free BikeTrac promotion includes the BikeTrac system, the first-year subscription and fitting of the system by your dealer.
KTM UNVEILS FUEL INJECTED 2-STROKE ENDURO BIKES
KTM have officially launched their range of 2-stroke fuel injected enduro bikes in Eisenerz, Austria: the KTM 250 EXC TPI and KTM 300 EXC TPI. The KTM 250 EXC TPI and KTM 300 EXC TPI machines (EU models) are fitted with a newly developed TPI fuel injection system.  The patented EFI...
London's MET Police consider tougher tactics for moped crime
After a round of scooter gang robberies, London's Met are working on tougher tactics to catch scooter criminals. Speaking to the Guardian, Chief Superintendent Peter Ayling said the Met is considering new tactics, including chasing suspects with additional covert and marked vehicles.
Kawasaki's 2017 K-World Tour: One month to go!
Only one month to go until Kawasaki's 2017 K-World Tour kicks off, so if you want a track day, look at booking tickets now.  The first event opens at Lydden Hill, Canterbury on Saturday 10 June. Between June and July, Kawasaki fans have three chances to get on a full track day run by...
Bikesafe team with RAF on Ducati Multistrada 1200s
BikeSafe have recieved ten Ducati Multistrada 1200s as part of their joint operation with the RAF to improve service personnel motorcycle training. The official handover took place at RAF Brize Norton. Ten Ducati Multistrada 1200 motorcycles were delivered to BikeSafe - the police led...
Conservatives suggest 60mph motorway speed limit
  In a bid to move away from pollution charging zones, Conservative officials have suggested that the speed limit on some sections of the UK’s motorway network could benefit from a reduction to 60mph. According to The Telegraph, the suggested reduction in the motorway speed limit isn't a...
KTM 2018 SX Range Lands in Dealers This Month
KTM's updated two-stroke and four stroke 2018 motocross lineup will be arriving in UK dealers as of this month. The KTM 85 SX for junior riders comes in at 0.69 kg lighter than the previous model, with improved power and rideability throughout the complete RPM range. That's thanks to a lighter...
500km: Masaru Abe Smashes World Wheelie Record
 Masaru Abe is the self-styled Japanese Wheelie King, who has smashed the world record for the longest continuous wheelie. He was up on one wheel for a jaw dropping 500.5322km in a bid that took him an astounding 13 hours, five hours longer than it took him to surpass the previous...
Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro Experience Comes To The UK: Free Sign Up!
On the 5th-7th May, we are heading to South Wales for this year's Ducati's Multistrada 1200 Enduro Experience.  Fifteen off-road and ten on-road prepared Multistrada Enduro motorcycles are being made available to test, with four DRE instructors led by Dakar rider Beppe Gualini teaching...