Bike News & Reviews

Throwback Thursday

Posted: Thursday 05 February 2015 at 11:16 AM / Bike News & Reviews

              It’s back to December 2003 for this week’s Throwback Thursday – to the launch of Honda’s CBR1000RR Fireblade. The trip started well – Club-class BA flights to Phoenix, Arizona, nice golf hotel, and an afternoon of shooting 5.56mm M249 SAW machine guns. Next day, things got even better at […]

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First Ride: Ducati 1299 Panigale

Posted: Monday 26 January 2015 at 08:26 AM / Bike News & Reviews

Yep, that’s exactly what we all thought the Ducati 1199 Panigale needed, another 100cc and more power. Are they all high over there in Bologna? But it turns out, whatever they’re smoking, it’s the right stuff – the 2015 update to the Panigale is a ripper, as we discovered on a stunning sunny Saturday in […]

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Ducati Panigale 1299 – First Impressions

Posted: Sunday 25 January 2015 at 10:47 AM / Bike News & Reviews

Well we’ve got a long old day of hooning around like idiots on the new Ducati Panigale 1299, but first impressions are bloody good. Within a couple of laps at ‘I’ve still got a hangover’ pace, the improvements to the midrange torque are obvious. The 1199 Panigale could never be accused of lacking in speed, […]

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Ducati Scrambler – Road test and video

Posted: Tuesday 13 January 2015 at 20:00 PM / Bike News & Reviews

“Well whaddya got there, son?” Asks the sixty odd year old American chap at the top of a freshly scratched Californian Canyon. “This is the all new Ducati Scrambler, mate what do you think?” is the polite response given. “Dewcati? I aint never heard of them, are they new? I’ve got me a lovely Harley […]

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First Ride – Yamaha MT-09 Tracer

Posted: Tuesday 16 December 2014 at 10:53 AM / Bike News & Reviews

Yamaha’s slightly loopy MT-09 street-supermoto-sports bike thing goes all sports tourer. Has it lost its edge? Not a bloody chance.

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2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 – Wild speculation and made up stats

Posted: Friday 17 October 2014 at 08:19 AM / Bike News & Reviews

So from the titbits we’ve received so far, here’s what we know for sure, what we think we know and what we’d have on our dream R1.

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Class Wars – Supersport vs Evo vs Superstock vs Triumph Challenge Part 3/3

Posted: Wednesday 15 October 2014 at 08:00 AM / Bike News & Reviews

What’s the difference between a Supersport bike and a Superstocker? And how does that compare to a normal track prepared bike? And what the hell is Supersport EVO? T3 Racing brought their British Superbike paddock armoury to Brands for us to find out.

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Class Wars – Supersport vs Evo vs Superstock vs Triumph Challenge Part 2/3

Posted: Tuesday 14 October 2014 at 08:00 AM / Bike News & Reviews

What’s the difference between a Supersport bike and a Superstocker? And how does that compare to a normal track prepared bike? And what the hell is Supersport EVO? T3 Racing brought their British Superbike paddock armoury to Brands for us to find out.

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Class Wars – Supersport vs EVO vs Superstock vs Triumph Challenge Part 1/3

Posted: Monday 13 October 2014 at 12:54 PM / Bike News & Reviews

What’s the difference between a Supersport bike and a Superstocker? And how does that compare to a normal track prepared bike? And what the hell is Supersport EVO? T3 Racing brought their British Superbike paddock armoury to Brands for us to find out.

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Wild Horses – Hayabusa v ZX-10R v Hypermotard v Tuono V4R v Rocket III – Part 3/3

Posted: Friday 10 October 2014 at 08:00 AM / Bike News & Reviews

Some bikes have an ability to turn the purest soul into a tyre shredding, smoke spewing maniac. Every bike here should have the machine equivalent of an ASBO, that’s why we love ‘em.

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