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Win a Vincent Rapide worth £35k

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This year the National Motorcycle Museum is celebrating 30 years since first opening to the public by holding a series of events including a raffle with a Vincent Rapide worth £35,000 as top prize. The 1951 Vincent Series C Rapide is completely original and has matching engine and frame numbers and it will be completely …

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Best British Racer Ever?

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From Surtees to Hailwood to Sheene to Fogarty to Dunlop to McGuinness to Hodgson, Toseland, Sykes and at least one more Dunlop – these are the men who made British racing great. MCN’s experts selected 40 top British racers from a shortlist of over 300. Now we need you to nominate the one rider who …

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Return of the Urban Tiger Fireblade

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Honda Racing rocked up to Snetterton at the weekend with Julien Da Costa riding an Urban Tiger liveried Fireblade, enough to get any red-blooded Fireblade fan reminiscing about the second-generation ‘fox eye’ Blade that surfaced in 1994. The resurrection of the 20 year-old paintjob isn’t confined to the track, either. Honda UK has hastily confirmed …

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Special edition Suzuki GSR750

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Suzuki has announced a new ‘factory’ special GSR750 and it will be available immediately. The bike features a new blue and white colour scheme and gets a Yoshimura R11 silencer along with a standard bellypan, gold anodised fork outers and red adjusters, a blue-coloured drive chain, matt-finished handlebars and a red spring on the rear …