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VIDEO: Casey Stoner Suzuka 8 Hour crash
You've probably already heard that former MotoGP Champion Casey Stoner crashed out of the Suzuka 8 hour endurance race. After leading the race, the throttle on his CBR1000RR stuck open causing him to run wide and lose the front end, leaving Stoner with a broken scapula and a fractured...
Zero-tolerance speed limits to be adopted by some police forces
Some police forces have announced they will be introducing zero-tolerance speed limits, meaning you could get points and a fine for being even 1mph over the limit. Traditionally, drivers have been able to get away with speeding at 10% plus 2mph over the posted speed limit, so in a 60mph zone...
Road rage biker chased by driver with baseball bat
This is the moment an aggressive biker has the tables turned on him during a bout of road rage. The motorcyclist, who had allegedly been weaving in and out of traffic, pulls up behind an SUV and begins shouting at the driver through the window. He then attacks the driver at which point the tables...
185,000 Harley-Davidsons recalled over dodgy saddlebags
Harley-Davidson is recalling over 185,000 motorcycle in the U.S. over saddlebags which can come loose and fall off. According to the firm, the problem was highlighted through warranty claims stating dodgy pannier mounting hardware. The recall covers certain 2014 and 2015 Road King, Street...
VIDEO: Doing the limbo on a motorcycle...
We've all had a go at doing the limbo, but have you ever done it on a motorcycle? This video shot at the recent Dirt Quake IV event in the UK shows rider Alan Birtwistle backing in his bike under the limbo pole. Now, hold my beer.
VIDEO: Downhill racing on a KTM RC390
This is the moment two-time World Cup mountain bike champion Aaron Gwin races a KTM RC390 down a dusty trail, re-enacting the moment his bicycle chain snapped during a race in Austria last month. The video is obviously a bit of lighthearted entertainment but it's cool to see a little sportsbike...
Brand new Honda RC45 on eBay for £50,000
A brand new Honda RVF750R RC45 has popped up on eBay with a cool asking price of £49,995. According to the auction listing, the bike has been imported from a private collection in Japan and still comes with the factory protective covering on the bodywork.  The RC45 has also been fitted with...
Coloured Brembo calipers now available from Suzuki
  Suzuki has revealed a number of new coloured Brembo calipers available for a number of bikes in its range, including the new GSX-S1000 and GSX-S1000F models, as well as the entire GSX-R range and the Hayabusa. Available from £149.99, the Brembo monobloc calipers are available to order...
Yamaha unveils new XSR700
Yamaha has just unveiled a new modern retro called the XSR700. It’s powered by the 700cc parallel-twin engine used in the firm’s MT-07, which means 74hp and a healthy dose of torque. Covered in nice little touches, the XSR700 has a two-texture leather seat, a bolt-on rear subframe, a retro...
Police officer caught vandalising neighbour's motorbike on CCTV
A police officer in Sydney has been caught attempting to vandalise his neighbour's motorcycle. Bianca Kulikovskis was busy watching a film when she saw her policeman neighbour walk up to her motorcycle and begin to pour engine oil down the exhaust. Kulikovskis yelled at the man, causing him to...