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New British motorcycle marque to be launched

IT has been almost 30 years since a new British motorcycle appeared on the scene. But now the wait is over… this September’s Salon Prive will witness the unveiling of Gladstone Motorcycles. The marque will be the first British brand to launch since Hesketh back in 1984. The chief executive officer of Gladstone Motorcycles is […]

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Honda Pata rider Rea looking forward to Moscow

WORLD Superbikes (WSB) returns to Russia for only the second time at the weekend. And the Pata Honda duo Jonathan Rea and Leon Haslam are working hard to get ready for the eighth round of the championship, which takes place at the Moscow Raceway (July 19-21). It is a tight 3.931km circuit which lies 80km […]

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Beaulieu

Beaulieu and bikes… the perfect mix

WITH the hot weather forecast to hang around for a while yet, it’s time to get out on your bike and soak up the sun… and the miles. If you are in the area, or fancy travelling from farther afield, why not pay a visit to the Motorcycle Ride-in Day at Beaulieu this weekend? The […]

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Voyager latest options pack for Suzuki V-Strom

JUST when you thought there couldn’t be any more kit options for the Suzuki V-Strom 650, they bring out another accessory pack! Suzuki have been pleased with the response to the existing Tourer, GT and Adventure accessory packs. And now they have added the Voyager pack for the middleweight adventure bike. They took a long […]

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Honda

Two new off-roaders from Honda

HONDA has unveiled two new motocross machines to the European market place. The Japanese bike giant revealed new CRF450R and CRF250R models at the World Motocross Grand Prix in Uddevalla, Sweden. Honda riders Evgeny Bobryshev and Max Nagl helped show off the latest upgrades to the models, which will offer a mixture of power, agility […]

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Review: Honda Hornet CB600FA road test proves naked streetfighters have lots to offer

ROAD TEST AND REVIEW: Honda Hornet CB600FA The Honda Hornet is hardly a new bike, but is now more refined than ever before and is available with some new colour schemes for this season. DAVID HOOPER finds out if this old favourite still has a sting in its tail. SPORTING this smart Pearl Cool White […]

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Suzuki

Suzuki serves up a lunch break alternative

SUZUKI is giving potential customers something to get their teeth into… or rather not! For the bike manufacturer claims that you could buy one of their offerings for the same price as your daily lunch. It has launched an online financial calculator to make it easier for riders to work out if they can afford […]

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Riders

Riders urged to improve their roadgoing skills

BIKERS love nothing more than sitting astride their machines and heading out on the open road — the more winding the better. But with the huge volumes of traffic on Britain’s highways today these roads can be dangerous places. However, staying safe doesn’t have to be left to chance. Why not improve your skills and […]

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