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Shark LED helmet

New Shark Skwal helmet with LED lights goes on sale

A BRAND new helmet in SHARK’s 2015 collection is the aggressively styled and unique SKWAL. The French helmet brand is known for its colourful graphics and innovative designs and the SKWAL won’t disappoint – with new technology and striking graphics it’s sure to turn heads. The SKWAL has a brand new shape and its rear […]

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new tomtom rider 2015

New TomTom Rider sat nav for bikes hits the roads

TOMTOM has launched its all-new TomTom RIDER, designed to make every motorcycle ride more exciting. For the first time, bikers can choose the level of twists and turns they want to ride, to create their own adrenaline-filled adventure. The new TomTom RIDER helps bikers discover and explore new routes. Simply select an area to ride […]

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Motorcycle sales soar - MCIA

Motorcycle sales increase by 10% in 2014, says MCIA

MOTORCYCLE registrations for 2014 were up 10% compared to 2013, with an increase every single month throughout the year. Scooter, motorcycle and  moped registrations totalled 101,277 during 2014, compared to 91,908 the year before, with 48,000 of these registrations  being for smaller commuter-sized machines. The figures, which are collated by the Motorcycle Industry Association (MCIA), […]

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Shark 2015

Shark 2015 helmet collection unveiled

SHARK Helmets has released three new graphics early in a preview to its 2015 collection that will be launched later in the year. The brand new designs have been introduced on the mid-level S700 and the urban idol Raw. Raw, Shark’s jaw dropping, head turning, urban helmet has had the Kurtz graphic added, which is […]

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Scrambler

Ducati reveal prices for Scrambler

DUCATI has finally unveiled one of the most eagerly awaited new bikes for years — the Ducati Scrambler. This is more than just a new bike: it’s a whole new world for Ducati, one that expresses itself via a range of options and versions that provide a starting point for satisfying the different needs and wants […]

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250 title

Riders set for Thruxton title showdown

Chris Martin is one of the riders batting for the 250 National title. THIS Saturday will see the crowning of the 2014 NG Road Racing Champions at Thruxton. The Hampshire circuit is renowned as the fastest circuit in the country. Only the toughest will succeed as the quickest NG competitors will top 170mph and average […]

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Honda

Honda and Pata link up for Euro Junior Cup

HONDA and Pata have cemented their partnership further. They have announced that the Pata European Junior Cup, with power plants by Honda, will be contested by Honda’s CBR650F for the 2015 season. Aimed at 14 to 19-year-old riders, the eight rounds of the championship has been a great success in providing valuable racing experience and […]

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Cafe racer

Taste of Italian cafe culture

ITALIAN motorbikes have always had their devotees, including the cafe racing machines. Most of the top marques have had plenty of books written about them, but until now no one has produced one specially covering cafe racers. Coming from a nation with a great motorcycle racing heritage, Italian motorcycles have, unsurprisingly, always had a sporting […]

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