Life on bikes

Honda Grom addict
Life on bikes

In part 1: I am Grom, Jock tries to rationalise why a grown man would buy the modern era’s version of the Monkey Bike. Here in part 2, like a junkie trying to explain the loveliness of smack to his mum, he fills us in on the addiction. First time

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Honda Grom
Life on bikes

Across the world, grown men and teenagers are going nuts for a bike called the Honda Grom. Jock McJock (yes, he of BMW R1200GS and Triumph Street Triple 765RS fame), has joined the cult.  Jock McGromster Ok, so at 49, getting closer to 50, I bought a Honda MSX125, commonly

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Moped criminal
Life on bikes

A moped criminal operating in one of London’s worst-hit areas for motorcycle related crime has been sentenced to seven years in prison. Harry Wright, 21 of Canonbury Road, London, N1 was sentenced at Wood Green Crown Court on Tuesday, 20th February, to seven years imprisonment for three theft offences, possession of

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Scooter racer
Life on bikes

Former scooter racing champion Peter Hockley has restored his favourite scooter – after it was sitting in his garage for 40 years. A former scooter track champion may have had his favourite scooter stored in his garage for the last 40 years – but he knew he’d have it back

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Biker's bucket list

Costa Blanca Loop
Biker's Bucket List

With nearly 140km of tight bends, magnificent mountain scenery and a world-class motorcycle museum, the round route between Pego and El Castell de Guadalest is one of the world’s best biking experiences. Welcome to a biking nirvana, the Costa Blanca Loop. In the end, I lost count of the number

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Sturgis Motorcycle rally
Biker's Bucket List

For Harley and other cruiser owners, the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is probably the greatest motorcycling event on the planet. Its Midwest location makes ’Sturgis’ a great destination for a long-distance trip in the US. Californian Harley owner Chris Ward takes us through his bucket list trip of a lifetime. Held

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