A wee Arran run

A long time being talked about, finally got the ferry booked to go to Arran. It didn't disappoint, it turned our to be a nice sunny day, and because it was during the week, it was pretty quiet too. Once off the ferry we headed south to Lamlash, a small village that has beautiful views... Continue Reading →

RnineT Racer

For a few years the car industry has been going back in time, bring out classic cars with a up-to-date twist. The same can be said for the motorbike industry. So no surprise that BMW have jumped onto the bandwagon. The RnineT has been out for a few years, but recently updated with this beautiful... Continue Reading →

Motorcycle Live 2013

This was my second trip to the motorcycle show at Birmingham NEC, I had a few bike I was looking at, as I’m considering changing my bike soon. All the manufacturers had the latest bikes on show, some for you to try out and some for you to look at. At the Honda stand i... Continue Reading →

BMW R NINE T

To celebrate their 90th anniversary, BMW have brought out a cafe racer style bike, it has the classic look, modernised, that a lot of bike and car manufacturers roll out these days. The R NINE T uses an old air cooled boxer 1200 engine, has inverted forks and radial brakes. It is also very customisable. you... Continue Reading →

Luggage Space

Not to be confused with the large number of sports tourers out there, these bikes are not just sports bikes with panniers and a top box plopped on it. These bikes are built from the ground up, for touring.  An up-right seating position, big screen, built in panniers and a large, powerful engine are all included,... Continue Reading →

The good, the bad or the ugly

Bike styling has changed over the decades, some manufacturers go to town and create something that other companies copy, but sometimes certain styles don't catch on. Some of these crazy styled bikes can end up having a small cult following due to their strange looks, but some are just so different they are just plain... Continue Reading →

Euro Supersport

When I got into biking, it was for the adventure, touring, cruising and getting to see the world from the freedom a bike gives you. Some people get into biking to go fast, get low on corners and push the bikes to the limit. Here are three european white knuckle rides that thrill seekers can... Continue Reading →

The Big Adventure

Adventure bike are a popular choice for touring and nimble enough to take round the city traffic. They have a high riding position and a comfortable seating position for long runs on the road, and have off-road ability of a scrambler, so no mountain summit is unreachable. They had their moment of fame when they... Continue Reading →

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