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Biking tips

Whether you are just beginning to learn to ride a motorbike or you are veteran with years of experience, a biker should never stop learning. We hope to impart a little of our extensive biking knowledge through these blog posts.

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From adjusting a chain to restoring a classic, nothing beats the satisfaction of working on your own motorcycle, which is why our experts bring you regular tips and guides on how to carry out those simple, and not so simple, tasks.

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Top five big capacity adventure bikes for 2021

The modern classic sector has grown considerably over the past decade, with a whole host of options to suit almost every rider, and every budget. Here are five of our favourite retros.

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Top five modern classic motorbikes for 2021

The modern classic sector has grown considerably over the past decade, with a whole host of options to suit almost every rider, and every budget. Here are five of our favourite retros.

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Top 10 first big bikes for every category

Have you just got yourself a full licence, or just fancy upping the capacity on your next purchase? Either way, here are 10 of the best first ‘big’ bikes, for every different category!

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Vehicle Crime in the UK

Metropolitan London, West Midlands and West Yorkshire are the worst locations for vehicle crime, with over 27,000 reported incidents combined this year.

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Pothole Capitals of the UK

Cornwall, Cambridgeshire and Derbyshire are the Pothole Capitals of the UK, with over half a million (567,010) combined.

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Top five 125cc scooters for 2021

For 2021 many of our favourite 125cc scooters have been given a revamp so, with all the runners and riders now announced, we’ve taken a look at five of the most popular models around.

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Electric mopeds and scooters: the future of commuting?

The world of electric vehicles (EVs) is still very new in comparison to more traditional vehicles driven by the internal combustion engine, but battery power is becoming more popular than ever and is massively disrupting the motorcycle industry.

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Top five… cruisers that aren’t American

Cruisers, or custom bikes as they are also known, are popular with a wide range of riders. They’re low, easy to ride, designed to be modified and look great.

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Note for our Carole Nash customers: Make sure when making a claim, you’re using your genuine insurance provider!

No one wants to make an insurance claim but, when you do, you want the peace of mind that the person on the other end of the phone has your best interests at heart and is not out to make a quick buck at your expense.

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The Rules Around Listening to Music Whilst on The Road

What are the rules around listening to music while riding a motorcycle? And how well do we know them? We’re here to explain.

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Brainteaser: Can you spot all the safety and security hazards?

We all know how important safety and security is when looking after our cars and motorcycles. Based on estimates from the Crime Survey for England and Wales from the Office for National Statistics, there is a 3.3% chance of your motorcycle being stolen,...

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How to… upgrade your motorcycle’s brake lines

If you are looking to improve your bike’s braking ability, then upgrading the brake lines should be one of your first ports of call. Your motorcycle’s brake lines are very important as they deliver brake fluid under pressure from the master cylinder to...

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