Retro Classic

  • New Bullet?

    New Bullet?

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    There’s talk that one of Royal Enfield’s best-selling models is about to receive a refresh. The suggestion is the new Bullet will get the same J-Series engine as the recently released Hunter 350 and Meteor 350, although, unlike those models, this bike will be a faithful recreation of one of Royal Enfield’s most famous, and…

  • Best of British: Herald Motor Co.

    Best of British: Herald Motor Co.

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    Bob Pickett investigates… The British motorcycle industry is in the kind of rude health not seen in decades. Current estimates are that 19 different British marques are building bikes. But how many of those are actually making them in the UK – and in production runs (not just bespoke builds)…? The number falls away drastically.…

  • Norton’s Cafe Racer Cool

    Norton’s Cafe Racer Cool

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    Bob Pickett takes a look: With just 200 to be built, the hand-built superbike café racer is the first brand-new motorcycle produced by TVS-owned Norton, following on from the re-engineered V4SV and new-generation Norton Commando 961 launched last year. It is also the second motorcycle to be powered by Norton’s own liquid-cooled 1200cc, 72-degree V4…

  • BMW’s Latest Funky Roadster

    BMW’s Latest Funky Roadster

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    The Bavarian firm is celebrating 100 years of building bikes with its new R 12 nineT – and it looks great. The first-generation BMW R nineT was revealed on BMW Motorrad’s 90th anniversary back in 2013 – and 10 years later, the factory has created the BMW R 12 nineT. Described by BMW as a…

  • Test ride a Norton – from your house

    Test ride a Norton – from your house

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    Norton’s new service aims to make it a doddle to test ride the new Commandos. Here’s how: The resurgent British firm has just announced a cool new service which offers the chance to get a brand-new £16,499 Commando 961 Sport or £16,999 Commando Café Racer straight to your door for a test ride. Since being…

  • RETRO RIDE: Honda Fireblade (1998)

    RETRO RIDE: Honda Fireblade (1998)

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    How was the ‘Blade? Over to our Maja… In the 30th anniversary year of the Honda Fireblade it only seemed appropriate I finally got to ride one. It happened that I had the opportunity to take a 1998 RRW or Sc33 Fireblade out for a spin. I was a little bit apprehensive, to say the…

  • TT legend Phillip McCallen to kickstart Classic Bike Show season

    TT legend Phillip McCallen to kickstart Classic Bike Show season

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    TT legend Phillip McCallen will be guest of honour at the Classic Bike Guide Winter Classic Show in a new year treat for motorcycle fans. 

  • Ladies Who Ride: Review! Alpinestars Stella Andes V3 Drystar textile motorcycle jacket

    Ladies Who Ride: Review! Alpinestars Stella Andes V3 Drystar textile motorcycle jacket

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    Victoria Levitt needed a well fitting, functional textile motorcycle jacket to cope with the demands of her adventure motorcycle riding and regular road riding. She owns a Royal Enfield Himalayan, a Suzuki GS500E and a Harley Davidson Sportster 883. What did she choose? MoreBikes found out… “Finding well-fitting, flattering women’s motorcycle gear that runs true…

  • Moto Guzzi announce new V7 Stone and V7 Special for 2021

    Moto Guzzi announce new V7 Stone and V7 Special for 2021

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    Moto Guzzi has announced a new V7 range of motorcycles, with the Stone and Special getting big updates for 2021.

  • Indian billionaire plans return for BSA

    Indian billionaire plans return for BSA

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    The first production will be of classic fossil-fuel burning bikes, but by the end of 2021 Mr Mahindra hopes that BSA electric bikes could hit roads.

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