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John McGuinness to star in TV documentary
John McGuinness is all set to be the star of a new fly-on-the-wall TV documentary. The road racer and his family will star in the new show, which is currently set to be pitched to broadcasters in America as part of a new sponsorship deal McGuinness secured with data giants EMC. According to...
Biker headbutts driver for dangerous move
#TFIF Video! That's going to hurt in the morning.
Guy Martin will not face police action over 180mph claims
Guy Martin will not face police action over claims he reached speeds of 180mph while reviewing a new Aston Martin sports car, Manx police have said. In his review, published in the Sunday Times Driving section, the TT racer said he reached speeds of 180mph down Sulby straight, which has a...
Triumph's special edition 'Barbour' and 'Venom'
Triumph has unveiled unveiled two one-off custom Bonnevilles.  The ‘Barbour’, built to promote a new clothing range from the luxury fashion brand, has been customised to look like a flat tracker and was displayed at the Bike Shed event in London.  It has a new seat and tail unit,...
BMW reveals Concept 101
BMW has revealed its new Concept 101, a concept of a touring ‘bagger’ version of the firm’s K1600. The concept was unveiled at the Villa D’Este concours event in Italy and highlights BMW’s plans to target the American luxury tourer markets. The 101 - named after the 101 cubic inch capacity...
Kawasaki H2R vs. 1350hp Nissan GTR
A heavily modified Nissan GTR making 1350hp has beaten a Ninja H2R in a drag race, making it potentially the first car to beat the supercharged Kawasaki. Over the 1/2 mile drag race the Nissan slowly edges away from the 326hp H2R, eventually managing 208mph through the speed trap, compared to...
Riding in France? You'll soon need a hi-vis vest
Motorcyclists riding in France will soon be required by law to carry a high visibility jacket on them at all times. From January 2016, French police can fine any rider who fails to show they have a fluorescent bib with them. Fines start at €11 and rise to €135 for bikers who fail to produce...
Motorcycle restarts after four years in an ice block
A Victory motorcycle frozen inside a block of ice for over four years was brought back to life after only an hour in the workshop. The Victory V92 TC bike needed only an oil change, fresh fuel, and a new battery to start. It started using the same spark plugs, electric system, and air...
KTM unveils 2016 Motocross range
  KTM has officially launched its new 2016 SX motocross bikes, which the firm says are ‘lighter, faster and even more agile than before’. The new models use a chassis that’s 90% new, have WP’s latest AER 48 Air Fork suspension, and are fitted with brand new swingarms and rear shocks to...
Win Ducati VIP tickets to the Donington WSB race
  Bike World is currently running an exclusive online competition giving you the chance to win two Ducati VIP tickets to this weekend’s World Superbike Race at Donington. The tickets give you race day entry and the opportunity to watch the race from the Ducati Team hospitality suite...