Shocks for Harley-Davidson Sportster owners

IKON 7610 rear shock absorbers for Harley Davidson Sportsters

Not some form of behavourial modification to keep Harley owners away from tassled jackets and studded leather panniers, but a new range of rear shock absorbers from IKON for the Harley-Davidson 883 and 1200 Sportsters. The IKON 7610 series feature a triple rate progressive spring to adapt to different loads, including luggage and passengers, and […]

“SC-Rumble” Custom Ducati Scrambler by Vibrazioni Art Design

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This custom Ducati Scrambler has been produced by Italian interior and industrial design firm, Vibrazioni Art Design, with collaboration from Ducati and tyre firm Pirelli. Most of the major manufacturers are promoting their wares by donating bikes or hiring custom designers at the moment – Ducati, Yamaha, BMW spring to mind immediately. And it’s not […]

Victory Electric Race Prototype TT prep video

Victory Electric Race Prototype TT prep video

Video of the Victory Electric Race Prototype which will be ridden by Lee Johnston in the Isle of Man TT Zero Race on June 10th, 2015. Polaris, who own Indian and launched Victory, also acquired Brammo at the start of 2015, having already invested in the company back in 2011 and acquired Global Electric Motorcars […]

Yamaha NMAX scooter details and video

Yamaha NMAX scooter details and video

The 2015 Yamaha NMAX is a new 125cc 4-valve liquid cooled scooter which is being pitched as an ‘entry-level city scooter’ for those who want a bit more quality for commuting and riding around town. It’s reasonably stylish, with ABS as standard. The 13-inch wheels and 130 section rear tyre also get 230mm front and […]

Capital cities by motorcycle record extended

Most Capital Cities by Motorcycle San Marino

Rhys Lawrey continues to increase his record for the ‘Most Consecutive Capital Cities Visited by Motorcycle’ as his arrival in San Marino lifts the total to 17. The record means riders cannot rest until they reach a capital city, only being allowed to pause for fuel, the toilet and border crossings. Which makes it a […]

New Dry Lube from Sdoc100

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New transparent and highly fling-resistant dry chain lube which should run deep inside the chain links, and which includes an anti-corrosion additive. Suitable for all O/X/Z ring chains, the SDoc100 Dry Chain Lube costs £15.99 for a 400ml spray can.

Stolen: 2007 Triumph Speed Triple

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It’s not a good time to be the owner of a yellow Triumph Speed Triple. Just over a week since we reported one was stolen from Chatham in Kent, it appears a 2007 Triumph Speed Triple in Yellow was stolen from Toddington, in Bedfordshire on Monday, 18th May, 2015. As always, keep an eye out […]

2016 KTM SX range unveiled

2016 KTM SX range unveiled

The 2016 KTM SX range have been revealed, and over 90% of the parts on the bikes are new. The KTMs were unveiled by factory riders Jeffrey Herlings and Tony Cairoli at Maggiora in Italy. It’s a big year for KTM as more than 90% of parts on the 2016 range are new. Examples include […]

Stay Dry Inside with new base layers from Knox

The Knox Dry Inside Jacob Longsleeve base layer

The new Dry Inside base layer collection from Knox attempts to combine high quality kit for motorcyclists with something that you can also wear comfortably as casual clothing. It’s designed in London but made in the Lake District from MerinoPerform Advantage. Merino is a fine and soft wool with a silky outer layer. That stops […]

Orlando Bloom gets custom BMW S 1000 R

Orlando Bloom stops for a moment on the BMW S 1000 R

Pirate, Elven friend of hobbits, and actor Orlando Bloom is now the owner of a BMW S 1000 R, which has been significantly tweaked by Michael “Woolie” Woolaway of the Deus Ex Machina custom shop in California. The pair met on the set of a film, with Woolaway working as a gaffer. Bloom already owns […]