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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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Vango Stelvio 200 tent packed up on Suzuki V-Strom Touring bike

Vango Stelvio 200 tent is perfect for touring on a motorcycle

TOURING on a motorcycle raises a fairly unique set of challenges – especially, if like me, you’re not very good at travelling light!
With only three boxes and a back seat however, it does tend to focus your mind on what is actually essential for a long weekend away, and the Suzuki luggage set on my V-Strom is surprisingly capacious if you pack carefully and use every last bit of space.

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Bike collection

Dainese takes wraps off autumn collection

ALL the great Italian fashion houses release autumn collections and Dainese is no exception! The Italian giant is releasing a collection of motorcycle clothing that will be available in UK dealers from September. With new products in the city, sports and touring ranges there’s something for everyone. The brand has also been working hard to […]

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Honda CB500F

New Honda CB500F is one of three bikes with same engine

The same 500cc engine, but a choice of three styles of bike – and all can be ridden on an A2 licence. DAVID HOOPER reviews the Honda CB500F. A HONDA motorcycle with the letters “CB” on its tank, needs little introduction to anyone in the biking world. This Honda CB500F is new for the 2013 […]

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Honda VFR1200F DCT

Honda VFR1200F DCT road test – Automatic bike, silky smooth ride

Honda VFR1200F DCT road test: A sports tourer motorcycle with an automatic gearbox. DAVID HOOPER, editor of wheelworldreviews.co.uk, soon gets over his initial scepticism and enjoys a the silky smooth ride! AUTOMATIC cars are nothing new – but automatic motorbikes? For many, I suspect, it will be one of those Marmite things, you will either […]

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GSX-R750

Editions don’t come much more limited!

AS limited editions go, Suzuki certainly lives up to the term with its latest GSX-R750 offering. The special black models will come in a very exclusive run of just 25 machines — all of which will be complimented by a unique Yoshimura Accessory Pack on top of additional genuine Suzuki accessories. Limited exclusively by chassis […]

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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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Honda Hornet CB600F A

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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