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0% finance and only a £1 deposit on new Suzukis
  Suzuki has announced a new £1 deposit and 0% APR finance offer on its range of small capacity and A2 licence-friendly machines, starting from 12 October and running until 31 January, 2016. Available on the new Address 110 scooter, including the MotoGP paddock scooter liveried replica,...
Review: Knox Track Vest
  One of the most underrated pieces of protective armour on the market is the back protector. Go to any motorcycle trackday and you'll see riders clad in expensive race leathers, top of the range boots, and some of the nicest gloves available. And yet only a few riders will have any sort...
BMW's G310 concept stunt bike
  BMW has just unveiled the new Concept Stunt G 310 at the Salao Duas Rodas in Sao Paolo, Brazil. The new concept motorcycle from the Bavarian firm is a small capacity, single-cylinder roadster in a stunt bike style developed with input from Christian Pfeiffer. The colour scheme combines...
KTM 1290 Super Duke GT revealed
KTM has just revealed official pictures of the new 1290 Super Duke GT. Somewhat of a cross-breed between the 1290 Super Duke and the impressive 1290 Super Adventure, the Super Duke GT will be KTM's entry to the sports tourer class. No official details have been released on the bike...
Husqvarna 401 concepts confirmed for 2017
Husqvarna has confirmed its two '401' concept bikes will go on sale in 2017. Both the Svartpilen (the black one) and the Vitpilen (the white one) use the frame and engine from KTM's RC390 sports bike, which means 43.5hp. Reinhold Zens, one of the firm's managing directors, said: 'I can tell...
Peugeot Satelis 400i now available in the UK
Peugeot's Satelis 400i maxi-scooter is now available to buy in the UK with a new updated model on the cards for next year. The bike uses the same single-cylinder four-stroke engine from the three-wheeled Metropolis 400i, meaning 37hp and 28ft.lb of torque. It comes with a two-year unlimited...
Revealed: Honda MSX125 Scrambler concepts
Honda has just revealed images of two new scrambler bikes based on the firm's MSX125. The concept bikes are set to be on display at the Tokyo Motor show later this month. The 'green one' looks like a miniature Ducati Scrambler, whilst the 'silver one' has a more cafe racer feel thanks to the...
Road rage bikers: Are we victims or do we have an unreasonable sense of self-entitlement?
As a serial YouTube viewer partial to the occasional road rage clip, it goes without saying that I thoroughly enjoyed the recent Ronnie Pickering video. As did the rest of the world it would seem. However, in all fairness to dear old Ronnie, he's not the first to fly off the handle behind the...
Competition: Meet Valentino Rossi at Valencia GP next month
  Riders for Health and Movistar Yamaha are giving away an opportunity for one prize winner and their friend to meet Valentino Rossi at the Valencia MotoGP round next month. All you have to do to enter is donate a minimum of $10 to Riders for Health. The more you donate, the higher the...
Guy Martin says no to Top Gear role
Guy Martin has revealed in an exclusive interview with Commercial Motor magazine that he will not be a presenter on the new Top Gear show. The famous road racer said that his job as a truck mechanic would always come first, adding that he already finds it challenging to fit in his current TV...