Video: Metzeler Sportec M7 RR exclusive test

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Metzeler’s new Sportec M7 RR is the replacement for the firm’s out-going Sportec M5 Interact sports tyre. In our world exclusive test, we get to put the tyres through their paces around the Pergusa circuit in Sicily. We also compare it to the new Dunlop Sportsmart 2, one of its latest competitors. brightcove.createExperiences(); …read more …

Supersport 400 owners needed

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MCN is on the hunt for owners of supersport 400s. Specifically we’re looking for current owners of the Honda CBR400RR, Kawasaki ZXR400 and Honda VFR400R NC30/NC35. We’ll be using the information to help with our article and there may be a chance you get featured in the paper. Just fill out the information below and …

Video: Kawasaki Z1000 first ride

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The Z1000 has been the most serious Japanese ‘super naked’ since 2003, and Kawasaki have determinedly reinvented it ever since. For 2014, it’s re-styled and eschews electronics in favour of refinement, quality and value. It’s a bold move and could be a clever one. brightcove.createExperiences(); …read more Via: Video: Kawasaki Z1000 first ride

Walker takes Race School on tour

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The Chris Walker Race School is looking to bounce back from the demise of it’s home at Mallory Park, with an even bigger and better schedule for 2014 announced today at Motorcycle Live. With the closure of Mallory, the school initially faced an uncertain period, but a deal with Motorsport Vision will see Walker take …

£1 off January issue of Bike, out now!

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You can claim £1.00 off the latest issue of Bike magazine, which comes with a free supplement marking the 90th birthday of BMW motorcycles. They’ve got quite a bit to celebrate. Bike’s custom bike correspondent Chris Hunter has found the world’s best BMW based specials, including the extraordinary sea creature like ‘Baula’ built by new …