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Charley Boorman: “We couldn’t do a third trip on petrol bikes, it had to be electric!”

TV presenter and global adventurer Charley Boorman recently sat down with Insidebikes to discuss his journey with motorcycles, which started at the age of seven

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Aprilia get X-rated with ultimate supernaked

Aprilia’s super-exclusive, track-only, RSV4 X was something of a success last year.

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Ten years of Honda’s Dual Clutch Transmission

Having first appeared in dealerships across Europe on the VFR1200F sports tourer a decade ago, Honda’s DCT (Dual Clutch Transmission) remains unique in the world of motorcycling.

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Honda’s greatest hits!

Honda is the world’s biggest motorcycle manufacturer, with over 400 million bikes made in over 70 years.

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Iconic Bikes: Kawasaki ZZR 1400

The Kawasaki ZZR 1400 has been around for the past 14 years, but the manufacturer has announced that the long-standing hyperbike’s production will end at the end of 2020.

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Top five… motorcycle leather brands

There’s more to being a motorcyclist than simply the motorcycle. There’s a huge amount of research and development going into not only the bikes we ride, but also the protective clothing we wear.

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O.M.G. (I just bought another RT)

So there I was, enjoying a nice glass of wine on what felt like the 587th day of 2020 when the alert popped up. An hour to go and a highest bid of £1500. ‘That’s way too low’ thinks I, still staying alert but failing to control my urge to buy yet another...

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Insidebikes guide to… motorcycle racing classes

The old saying is that the first motorcycle race took place the day the second motorcycle was built and even today all kinds of bikes are being raced. Go to a club racing meeting and you’ll see machines as diverse as Honda CB500s, old MZ two-strokes,...

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BMW Motorrad sales bounce back despite Coronavirus crisis

With coronavirus lockdown restrictions easing, motorcycle sales around the world have been strong in June for BMW and others.

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Top five… cheap faired sports motorbikes

Brits love their faired sportsbikes and after almost four decades of race replicas, there are now some serious bargains to be had for those of us looking to for some cheap thrills this summer.

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What’s in a name… Triumph Trident

Triumph has recently announced that it will be reviving the classic Trident nameplate after almost a quarter of a century in the wilderness, with a new model to be launched in spring 2021.

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Iconic bikes: Triumph Daytona T595

Back in 1997, the revived Triumph company had a reputation for building sturdy motorcycles that were arguably a little dull. Led by publicity shy owner John Bloor, the company took a modular approach to building its motorbikes.

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