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SuperBike Magazine’s Top Carbon Fibre Helmets

Posted: Sunday 08 April 2018 at 14:00 PM / SuperBike

If you’re looking to replace your tatty old bash hat with something flashy of the carbon variety then hopefully this handy guide will help make your mind up. Carbon fibre has been around for over half a century but it’s only within the last couple of years that it’s found its way into motorcycle helmets. […]

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Triumph Street Scrambler – Full review with video.

Posted: Friday 03 March 2017 at 11:20 AM / SuperBike

Right, I’ve set myself the goal of writing this entire launch report without once mentioning the words ‘heritage’, ‘retro’, ‘old school’ ‘hipster’ or Steve McQueen. I think I can do it and, more to the point, I think the Triumph Street Scrambler deserves more of your attention than to be immediately placed in the same […]

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Suzuki GSX-R 1000, 2017 model review and prices.

Posted: Saturday 11 February 2017 at 14:15 PM / SuperBike

  A new Suzuki GSX-R1000 with 202hp? 2017 is winning already. 16 years after the first GSX-R1000 rocked our world, Suzuki once again has a GSX-R1000 ready to challenge for top superbike honours. We took to the fast turns of Phillip Island to see if the new bike could live up to the legacy of […]

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Al’s tech blog

Posted: Thursday 29 January 2015 at 10:50 AM / SuperBike

With Ducati launching its 1299 Panigale this week, when better to have a look at the Bolognan firm’s trademark ‘desmo’ valve technology?       Bikes nowadays – they’re pretty boring, eh? Quite ‘samey’. A bit ‘meh.’ What’s that you say? Boring? My 210bhp ZX-10R? Shurely shome mishtake? Okay, let me rephrase that. It’s become […]

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First Ride: Ducati 1299 Panigale

Posted: Monday 26 January 2015 at 08:26 AM / SuperBike

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 / SuperBike

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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Chris goes racing on a HRC Repsol Honda

Posted: Thursday 22 January 2015 at 17:30 PM / SuperBike

OK, I’ll admit it, the main motivation for me entering an enduro race on the Montesa Cota was so that I could tell my mates I was racing a Repsol HRC Honda. Childish, yes, but hey there’s nothing grown up about doing skids on bikes. Sat amidst the Christmas festivities, mainlining mince pies and basking […]

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Win an iPad with Öhlins

Posted: Tuesday 23 December 2014 at 13:17 PM / SuperBike

Take a few minutes to fill out the survey and as a thanks, you’ll be entered into a free prize draw to win an Apple iPad Mini.

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SuperBike staff bikes – Honda Montesa Cota 4RT Repsol edition – Part 4

Posted: Tuesday 02 December 2014 at 08:16 AM / SuperBike

Having a HRC Repsol Honda in the garage makes us happy. And a hippity hoppity trials bike is a handy practice tool for childish stunts. This month it’s a bike your Dad would be proud of…

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SuperBike staff bikes – Honda Montesa Cota 4RT Repsol edition – Part 3

Posted: Friday 17 October 2014 at 08:00 AM / SuperBike

Having a HRC Repsol Honda in the garage makes us happy. And a hippity hoppity trials bike is a handy practice tool for childish stunts. This month we got schooled…

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