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Alyen: A different type of Vyrus

The new Vyrus Alyen is about as extreme as it gets in the world of homologated road motorcycles, appearing to share more in common with an aircraft than a motorcycle in terms of the styling. Packing a Ducati 1299 V-twin engine lifted from the Panigale...

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Urgent changes to CBT rules needed to keep key workers on the road

Urgent changes to CBT testing are needed before thousands of key workers are forced off the road when their CBT certificates expire. CBT (Compulsory Basic Training) certificates expire after two years and they need to be retaken again, if the holder...

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KTM cuts into the opposition with new 890 Duke R

With a reputation built by dominating the rough and tumble world of motocross, it’s hardly surprising that KTM’s road bikes are famous for having a more aggressive edge than the competition. There’s nothing to suggest that the latest 890 Duke R won’t...

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Honda CB-F Concept revealed in ‘virtual motorcycle show’

Amid the global Coronavirus pandemic, Honda was forced to change its plans and reveal its new CB-F Concept motorcycle in a show that existed entirely online as a ‘virtual motorcycle show’. The new Honda CB-F Concept has been presented purely as a preview...

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Bike Shed guide to simple motorbike modifications you can do at home

While riders in the UK and around the world are being told to stay at home and avoid riding for leisure, there are still ways to get your motorcycle fix while adhering to the government’s instructions. If you’ve ever wanted to make some modifications to...

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How to… adjust the chain on your motorcycle

Keeping the chain on your motorcycle correctly adjusted for tension isn’t just a vital safety check you need to carry out, it will also assist with fuel economy and the wear and tear on the chain and sprockets. There are a few different ways to carry out...

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Is the Stelvio Pass motorcycling’s most overrated road?

It’s regarded as one of the most iconic motorcycling routes in the world, but it left our man Sam Girvan somewhat underwhelmed when he ticked it off his bucket list last summer… Before we start, please bear in mind that this article consists of one man’s...

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Million Dollar Bogan raises $100k for male suicide prevention

Daniel Hayes, aka the Million Dollar Bogan, is an Australian millionaire who made his fortune in real estate. Away from work, he has a penchant for epic, out of the comfort zone, motorcycle trips. In a fairly recent series on his YouTube channel, he rode...

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Kawasaki to defend Suzuka 8 Hour title with Rea, Lowes and Fores

Carole Nash ambassador Jonathan Rea will lead an impressive all-European line-up for the official Kawasaki squad’s title defence at this year’s Suzuka 8 Hour race. The five-time world superbike champion will be joined by fellow superbike riders Alex Lowes...

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Vrsic Pass: The jewel in Slovenia’s crown

Last summer, Insidebikes own Rubber Hobo, Sam Girvan, set off on a European tour on his Ducati Multistrada 950S. Having been largely disappointed by the much vaulted Stelvio Pass, he finally found nirvana on Slovenia’s Vrsic Pass. This is his story… I’m...

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How to get a motorcycle licence

If you want to ride a motorcycle in the UK, there’s a few hoops you need to jump through before you can legally ride a motorcycle of any size and power. The good news is that you can be on the road on two wheels as young as 16. But if you want to ride a...

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MoT testing suspended due to coronavirus

In response to the developing COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, the government has announced a six-month extension on MoT certificates in order to reduce the need for unnecessary travel and minimise the spread of the virus. The measures come in to place...

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