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06
Apr 17

Isle of Man TT 2017: A Guide


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Every year since 1907, motorcycle enthusiasts have flocked to the Isle of Man for the Tourist Trophy Race or ‘TT’. The TT is one of the most prestigious motorcycle events in the world, with races covering 38 miles of bumps, bends and jumps on the public roads around the island. If you are planning to make a pilgrimage to the Isle of Man this year, check out the handy guide below.

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10
Nov 16

Low on Fuel? Prevention and Cure


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A motorcycle is a machine which has a limited fuel range. It is also a machine which tends to lack a fuel gauge. This combination means that is quite easy to find yourself running on empty. Here’s a guide to what you should do to prevent yourself running out of fuel – and what you should do if it happens.

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13
Oct 16

How to Load a Motorcycle


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Riding a motorcycle can be a great way to explore the world or commute to work while carrying everything you need. However, by adding weight to your bike, you increase the amount of wear and tear on the tyres, brakes, suspension and drive train. Additional weight can also have an impact on how well your machine can brake, take corners and accelerate. Below are some things you should keep in mind when loading up your bike.

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01
Sep 16

What Impact Will Brexit Have on British Bikers?


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So, the country has voted to leave the EU. This means that potentially, UK motorcyclists could be facing significant changes to regulations around sale, ownership and travelling with their vehicles. Here are a few possibilities.

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11
Aug 16

6 Fantastic Motorcycle Routes in the USA


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If you are planning on heading out across the pond and taking a ride on the roads of the USA, take a look at our guide to the 6 best routes across America to ensure you have an unforgettable journey.

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28
Jul 16

How to Ride as Part of a Group


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While most of your motorcycle riding will be a solo affair, if you join a motorcycle club or have a bunch of biker friends, there will be times when you will want to ride as part of a group. Group riding differs from solo riding, so it is important you know how best to approach it. Below are some tips for riding in groups.

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07
Jul 16

How to Fly with Motorcycle Gear


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While you can hire motorcycles all around the world, often the gear supplied isn’t the same quality as what you ride with back home. So if you are planning to hire a bike while on a fly n’ drive holiday, you are probably thinking about taking your own gear with you. Below are some top tips for flying with your motorcycle gear.

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09
Jun 16

Motorcycle Books Guaranteed to Get You Revved Up


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Although you might want to be, you can’t be out on your bike all of the time. But that doesn’t mean you can’t be dreaming of the open road and enjoying your enthusiasm for all things two wheeled. Below is a look at 6 great motorcycle books which are worth exploring.

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17
Mar 16

Fly ‘n’ Ride: Route 66


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The 2,448 mile Route 66 or the ‘American Highway’, as it is known, is perhaps one of the most famous roads in the world. Stretching all the way from Chicago to Los Angeles, it is a route that has featured in and influenced great swathes of 20th century popular culture, from John Steinbeck’s ‘The Grapes of Wrath’ to the classic song ‘(Get Your Kicks on) Route 66’, which was originally recorded by Nat King Cole and has since been covered by over 50 other artists. The history and romance of this road is a huge draw, and presents perhaps the great American road trip for any newly qualified biker who wants to feel the freedom of the open road – and has time and money to spare!

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28
Jan 16

6 Fantastic European Motorcycle Routes


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While the UK has its fair share of great biking routes, Europe also offers some of the best biking roads in the world. Below we pull together some of the most challenging and exciting stretches to ride across Europe – from south to north, and east to west!

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