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HARLEY-DAVIDSON REVEALS NEW IRON 1200 AND FORTY-EIGHT SPECIAL
HARLEY-DAVIDSON has added two new Sportsters to its 2018 line up; the Forty-Eight Special and the Iron 1200. Part of Harley's plan to release 100 new models by 2027, the two Sportsters aren't so much new bikes as customised variations.   Both bikes stand apart from the...
HUSQVARNA BREAK SALES RECORDS FOR FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR
It's not an easy time to be in the motorcycle industry with registrations declining as they are, but the relatively small Swedish manufacturer, Husqvarna has shed the drought, celebrating a fourth consecutive year of record-breaking sales. The KTM-owned motorcycle manufacturer sold a record...
Triumph Reveal Pricing Of SPEED TRIPLE S & RS
Triumph has announced prices for its new Speed Triple S & RS models which are expected to hit the showrooms in late March. Priced at £11,350 for the S model and £13,250 for the RS model, the latest generation builds on the Speed Triple’s  balance of power, handling, and capability,...
FOUR More Youths Arrested After Bristol Motorcycle Theft Spree
FOUR more arrests were made in the early hours of Friday as part of Operation Buell, Avon and Somerset Police’s investigation into motorcycle theft in Bristol. The news comes after a recent spree of motorcycle thefts in Bristol last week which led to the torching of a classic Triumph...
Harley-Davidson Announces Battle Of The Kings UK Finalists
After a month of public voting, Harley-Davidson’s Battle of the Kings custom motorcycle competition has announced its five UK finalists. 12,000 votes were cast for the 15 entries from the UK and Ireland for the fourth year of the contest which coincides with Harley-Davidson’s 115th...
The Zeppelin: India's Hydrid Cruiser Prototype
TVS probably isn't a bike manufacturer you are aware of, but in its home market India, the name is well recognised. Boasting tie-ins with BMW and the new Apache RR310 sports bike, the Indian firm has slowly expanded it's reach onto the world stage, and now they have revealed a prototype for a...
Harley-Davison Recall Over 250,000 Bikes Worldwide For Potential Brake Failure
Harley-Davidson is recalling 251,000 of its motorcycles due to a fault with the brakes that can cause them to fail without warning. The bikes affected are any 2008 to 2011 Touring, CVO Touring and VRSC/V-Rod models which have anti-lock braking systems (ABS). About 175,000 of the 250,000 bikes...
KTM 690 Duke and 690 Duke R Recall Over Potential Fuel Leak Fault
KTM has announced a recall of the 2016 onward, 690 Duke and 690 Duke R over a potential fuel leak. According to the Austrian firm, the gasket in the fuel tank filler neck could leak due to tolerance variations, resulting in petrol escaping.  Owners will be informed by letter to arrange an...
City Worker Found Guilty Of Impersonating A Police Motorcyclist
A city banker was found guilty of imitating a police motorcyclist at Hendon Magistrates Court today. Darren Emanuel, 46, was sentenced to a 12-month conditional discharge, and ordered to pay £650 costs and a £20 victim surcharge for riding a former police motorcycle on Park Lane in Mayfair last...
Triumph 2018 Model Showcase At Nationwide Season Open Night
Triumph have announced its annual Season Open Night at dealerships around the country. Taking place February 22nd, the event is the first opportunity for customers to see the latest Tiger 1200 and 800 models - along with the rest of Triumph's 2018 models.  For fans of...