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  • TECH: Learner legal rider aids

    TECH: Learner legal rider aids

    Learners rejoice! Electronic specialist Bosch is rolling out its trick rider aid technology to smaller capacity bikes… You’ll likely know all about the swathes of sophisticated electronic rider aids that adorn the latest generation of top-shelf motorcycles from the big names in the game. You can’t move for the stuff. It’s now common to get…


  • TECH: All-weather riding kit

    TECH: All-weather riding kit

    Indian Motorcycles has filed a patent for some futuristic biker gear which’ll make riding all-year round even easier… How’s it going to do that? The American firm has come up with an idea for some clever kit which has both heating and cooling technology and is linked to the bike through contact points, rather than…


  • Long termer: 2 months on a KTM 790 Duke

    Long termer: 2 months on a KTM 790 Duke

    After getting to know KTM’s 790 Duke last month, in month two of his long term review, Ross discovers the Chinese-built naked’s weakness… motorways.


  • TECH: The bike of the future?

    TECH: The bike of the future?

    Chinese firm CFMoto has filed a patent for some clever technology which links a camera with an electronic suspension system… With each new model year, we’re seeing ever more technology-advanced motorcycles making it to market. The biggest names in the game continue to push the boundaries and come up with clever solutions to make riding…


  • Hairy Bikers star Dave Myers dies aged 66

    Hairy Bikers star Dave Myers dies aged 66

    TV chef Dave Myers, best known as one half of the Hairy Bikers, has died at the age of 66, according to a statement from his co-star Si King on social media. He found fame alongside King, his friend of 30 years, as part of the motorcycle-riding cooking duo. He reached new fans in 2013…


  • EVENT: Get revved up for Suzuki Live!

    EVENT: Get revved up for Suzuki Live!

    The trackday-cum-festival is back at Cadwell Park this summer – and there’s a packed programme of biking brilliance going on across the weekend Suzuki Live has gone from strength to strength over the past few years; growing from a one-day trackday to a weekend-long party for fans of all things Suzuki. If you like your…


  • April 2024

    April 2024

    We have another high-octane issue of MSL ready for you – this time, Suzuki GSX-S1000GX, Triumph Scrambler 1200, Kawasaki Versys 650 GT, and more!


  • FIRST IMPRESSIONS: Husqvarna Svartpilen and Vitpilen 401

    FIRST IMPRESSIONS: Husqvarna Svartpilen and Vitpilen 401

    Following swiftly on from the launch of the newest generation KTM 390 Duke, Husqvarna’s asked us to fly South and throw a leg over it’s updated pair of stylish roadsters. The Duke has rightly earned its place in the hallowed halls of the Naked Bike Hall of Fame. The range continues to sell exceptionally well…


  • Book of the Week: Taking it to the Limit

    Book of the Week: Taking it to the Limit

    With over 40 years experience in and around the motorcycle industry and 35 years as an award winning documentary film maker Peter Starr is very uniquely positioned to champion his favorite sport. His first book is about the 20 years he spent making over 40 films about motorcycle racing and working with some of the…


  • Top Roads: County Durham

    Top Roads: County Durham

    If you like your riding beautiful, but a bit bleak, County Durham’s a must visit. You’ll be treated to panoramic views of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and surprisingly quiet, fast, flowing roads which are perfect for motorcycling. We’ve highlighted three cracking roads which cut through the county and, best of all,…


  • Road Test: Ducati Scrambler 1100 Tribute Pro

    Road Test: Ducati Scrambler 1100 Tribute Pro

    Here’s Mikko Nieminen’s thoughts on the larger capacity Scrambler: Like it or loathe it, it’s difficult to dismiss the Ducati Scramblers as nothing but trendy hipster bikes of the moment. I mean, yes, they may well be that, too, but their impact on Ducati and the industry as a whole has been massive. Launched in…


  • What we Wear: RST Pathfinder Waterproof Motorcycle Boots

    What we Wear: RST Pathfinder Waterproof Motorcycle Boots

    Our Simon’s been wearing these since early 2023. Here’s what he’s found: British firm RST has carved out an enviable reputation for creating quality kit that doesn’t break the bank, and these Pathfinder boots fit the bill perfectly. I’ve had a couple of pairs of RST boots in the past, and they’ve not let me…


  • Win a Cardo Systems PACKTALK EDGE Single worth £356!

    Win a Cardo Systems PACKTALK EDGE Single worth £356!

    The slimline, antenna-free unit can be fitted to any helmet using a new magnetic Air Mount for effortless and secure attachment. Featuring second-generation dynamic mesh communication (DMC) connectivity, up to 15 riders can connect and seamlessly join, leave, and rejoin at a distance of up to eight kilometres (five miles). Other benefits include: an unparalleled…


  • Road Test: Ducati Scrambler Icon 800

    Road Test: Ducati Scrambler Icon 800

    Base model brilliance from Ducati, so editor Ross says… Ducati has hit gold with its Scrambler range. It sells a ton of bikes to the types of riders who probably wouldn’t have been interested in the Italian firm’s more traditional sporty output. With a couple of engine sizes to choose from, and a host of…


  • What we Wear: Held Annone GTX Waterproof motorcycle boots

    What we Wear: Held Annone GTX Waterproof motorcycle boots

    The Held Annone GTX Gore-Tex Motorcycle Boots are a premium offering from German manufacturer Held. These boots are designed to provide maximum protection, comfort, and durability – and I’ve been using these now for about 10 months, through all weathers! One of the standout features is the full-grain leather construction. Full-grain leather is known for…


  • Tips: Riding on Motorways

    Tips: Riding on Motorways

    Motorways are great for covering distance in no time, but they come with a whole set of considerations that you need to appreciate to make your progress safe. We talked to Harrison Browne from Phoenix Motorcycle Training to get an idea of the key areas to concentrate on… Although motorways are the UK’s safest roads,…


  • Long termer: 6 weeks on a Kawasaki Z-H2 SE

    Long termer: 6 weeks on a Kawasaki Z-H2 SE

    We gave Andy Bell a Kawasaki Z-H2 SE to test out. He already shared his initial thoughts, but has his opinion changed now he’s put in a few more miles?


  • Quick Spin: Triumph Tiger 900

    Quick Spin: Triumph Tiger 900

    The middleweight adventure bike market is seriously competitive at the moment. Triumph’s Tiger 900 has never really been the go-to choice for those who like riding on the rough stuff, with other, more stripped-back machines getting the headlines. But maybe it deserves a closer look. That’s just what our editor Ross has done… A relaxed…


  • First Impressions: Moto Guzzi Stelvio

    First Impressions: Moto Guzzi Stelvio

    Editor Ross has been the Moto Guzzi Stelvio in Spain. What does he think? Here’s what you need to know: We’ve been out in the hills near Almeria in Spain to find out what the new Moto Guzzi Stelvio is made of. Named after the legendary Italian pass and based largely on the much-lauded V100…


  • First Ride: Suzuki GSX-S1000GX

    First Ride: Suzuki GSX-S1000GX

    We’ve just had a couple of days to put Suzuki’s new tall-rounder through its paces. The £14,499 bike’s a big deal for the factory, bringing together its much-loved GSX-R1000 motor and its first automatic adjustable suspension system. Here’s editor Ross’s thoughts! Suzuki’s been really busy of late; probably busier than it’s been in years, creating…


  • March 2024

    March 2024

    The March issue of MoreBikes is out now and FREE to read online! Packed full of great motorcycle stories, photos, and terrific motorbikes.


  • Long Termer: Suzuki GSX-8S

    Long Termer: Suzuki GSX-8S

    Stu Baker’s put nearly 3000 miles on the GSX-8S in six months. Here’s what’s been happening with Stu: I had been riding for almost seven hours and had covered 354 miles. There were just six miles to go and, while the Suzuki GSX-8S had passed her first touring test with flying colours, I was getting…


  • Fancy a crack at the Cannonball Bike Run? Here’s how.

    Fancy a crack at the Cannonball Bike Run? Here’s how.

    The Cannonball Bike Run’s heading to Asia to celebrate its 20th anniversary – and there’s still time for you to get involved. The bonkers eight-day, 3,300km rally kicks off at the Brno circuit in the Czech Republic and finishes at Sunny Beach in Bulgaria – via the gateway to the East; Istanbul, and the infamous…


  • Triumph: New 2024 Tiger 1200 roars in…

    Triumph: New 2024 Tiger 1200 roars in…

    Triumph Motorcycles has announced the latest enhancements and additions to its Tiger 1200 family, taking the range to a new level of sophistication. These updates include even more refined engine performance, enhanced comfort and ergonomics, improved cornering capability and lower seat height thanks to Active Preload Reduction, as well as striking new colour options. Triumph’s…



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