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Top 1 Ack Attack Aim For 400mph+ Motorcycle Land Speed Record
The TOP 1 ACK ATTACK team is heading to Bolivia’s Salar de Uyuni, for the Top of the World Landspeed Trial on August 3-8, 2017. The world record holders aim to exceed speeds of 400mph and break their own motorcycle land speed record of 376.363mph.  The Top 1 Ack Attack team set the...
UK To Ban Sale Of Fossil Fuel Vehicles From 2040
The Motorcycle Industry Association (MCIA) have expressed their support for new UK legislation that will see fossil fuel-powered vehicles outlawed from 2040.  The announcement comes after France made a similar commitment earlier this year. Although bikes have not been mentioned directly,...
MV Agusta Holding Regains Control With Russian Investment
MV Agusta Holding has regained 100% control of MV Agusta Motor S.p.A, after buying out Mercedes AMG shares thanks to investment from ComSar Invest, a Russian investment fund that's part of the Black Ocean Group. Mercedes AMG did own 25% of MV Agusta S.p.A. after German automotive giant...
Moped Gang Steal Kawasaki H2 Carbon From London Dealership
Police might have busted one of the biggest moped gangs the other day, but that doesn't mean motorcycle crime is solved, far from it, as this video shows. A London motorcycle dealership was raided on July 18th by a moped gang who smashed through the showroom doors at around midnight before...
Benneton Family Bid To Make Ducati Italian Again
Ducati could well return to Italian hands, after sources told reuters that Italy's Benetton family is vying with motorbike firms and buyout funds for control of the prestigious Italian motorcycle brand. Germany's Volkswagen, which owns Ducati initiated talks earlier this year and has...
Suzuki Reveal GSX-R125 and GSX-S125 UK Price
From Sempter 2017, the baby Gixxer, GSX-R125 arrives in dealerships, and with a pricepoint just shy of four grand (£3,999). Suzuki promise the best power-to-weight ratio and acceleration in the 125cc sportsbike class, claiming to have the lightest weight in its class, tipping the scales at just...
Motorcycle Live 2017 Tickets On Sale From 1 August
It's that time of year again as advance tickets for Motorcycle Live 2017 go on sale from the 1st August 2017.  Taking place at NEC, Birmingham between 18-26 November, advance ticket buyers will be entered into the hundreds of on-the-spot prize draws in the show’s 2017 Golden Ticket...
Story Behind Chris Fillmore's Record Breaking Pikes Peak Hill Climb
Check out the behind-the-scenes footage of Chris Fillmore's Record Breaking Run aboard his KTM 1290 Super Duke R at the Pikes Peak Hillclimb. Fillmore talks through the changes made to his bike as well as his thoughts on the event preparation and the infamous course.  For more information...
Indian Reveal Blacked Out 2018 Scout Bobber
Hot off the back of the Triumph Bobber, Indian are taking a similar route with the new Scout Bobber, which will go on sale before the end of 2017 as one of the first of its 2018 model-year bikes. Using the same 1133cc Scout engine, that kicks out 94hp and 97Nm of torque, the Scout Bobber gets a...
London Moped Thugs Are Attacking People With Acid Now
Two teenagers, a 15-year-old and a 16-year-old, were arrested after police launched a major investigation into a series of five acid attacks that happened in less than 90 minutes across East London on Thursday night. The attacks are believed to be linked, with two involved victims having their...