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Try out the 2016 Kawasaki KX range
Kawasaki has announced it will be offering test rides on the new 2016 KX250F and KX450F next Monday at Fatcat Motoparc in Doncaster. The test rides are part of Kawasaki's Team Green Try Out day and give prospective customers the chance to ride two bikes in the new KX range.  All you have...
Recall: Honda CBR500R and CB500F
Honda has recalled its CBR500R and CB500F over a faulty fuel level sensor which could result in an engine stall. According to the firm, the fuel level sensor float arm holder could deform, allowing the arm to break off from the sensor body. As well as an inaccurate fuel meter, this could short...
Polish bike cop kicks off pursuit with wheelie
This Polish motorcycle policeman was caught kicking off a pursuit in style, hoiking a big wheelie. According to reports, the video was captured on a dashcam in the Polish city of Gdansk.
Carrot fibres could replace glass fibre in helmets
Motorcycle helmets consist of fibre-reinforced synthetic material like glass fibres or carbon fibres to strengthen the product. However, a biological alternative is now available too: plant fibres from the production of carrot juice. As part of a EU-wide research project, Scottish company...
Lewis Hamilton: ‘I’d love to test a MotoGP bike’
  Double F1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton has expressed his interest in trying out a MotoGP bike. The 30-year-old told the Daily Mirror: ‘When I was a kid I wanted to race motorbikes. When my dad bought me my first go-kart I actually wanted a motorbike. ‘I’m not disappointed how things...
Video: jumping 'The Mountain' at Cadwell
British Superbikes and Eurosport have just released this cool new video of BSB riders jumping the famous 'Mountain' at Cadwell, ahead of the round later this month. Big air, big testicles and serious talent? It's all in this video.  
Guy Martin land speed record attempt called off!
Guy Martin has been forced to pull out of a motorcycle land speed record attempt due to poor surface conditions at Bonneville Salt Flats, where the attempt was due to take place. With just a matter of weeks before the attempt, organisers decided to cancel the event after finding only two...
Kawasaki announces 2016 colour options
Kawasaki has just announced new colour schemes for its 2016 model range. Update for 2016 Kawasaki ER-6n The twin-cylinder ER-6n receives a visual update for 2016 with new colours just announced. Each model now receives pin-striping to the fuel tank, new contrasting colour treatments for the...
John Hopkins confirmed as permanent rider for Ducati BSB team
  John Hopkins has been confirmed as the permanent rider for the Lloyds British Moto Rapido Ducati team for the rest of the 2015 BSB season.    Hopkins replaces Czech rider Jakub Smrz, who was injured following a heavy crash in qualifying at Snetterton back in June. The injury...
Jurassic World Triumph Bonneville sells for £28,300
The Triumph Bonnevile ridden by Chris Pratt in Jurassic World has just sold for £28,282 at auction. The modified bike was auctioned off on eBay to raise money for the Distinguished Gentleman's Ride, a charity ride that takes place in cities across the world in September to raise money for...