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A new logo for the Isle of Man TT website has confused fans and not exactly received a warm welcome. Within hours of unveiling a new logo on the Isle of Man TT website yesterday, social media did a collective WTF? Thinking that the new logo was replacing the iconic

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Suzuki Katana 2019
Life on bikes

The bike many of us have been begging Suzuki to make is definitely going to happen, the GSX-S1000-based Suzuki Katana 2019. To date, Suzuki has resolutely refused to join the retro bandwagon, but the long wait for them to join BMW, Ducati, Triumph, Yamaha, Kawasaki and even Honda on the

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Life on bikes

Japanese websites are convinced a relaunch of the Suzuki Katana is on its way, based on the classic 80’s design and powered by a GSX-R1000 engine. Last year’s unveiling of a GSX-S1000F-based Suzuki Katana concept at the EICMA show in Milan set the motorcycle industry alight – were Suzuki finally

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motorcycle theft
Life on bikesMotorbike security

Boris Luzija’s dream bike was stolen in front of his eyes, used in acid attack robberies and then stolen again after it had been recovered. It is a tale of motorcycle theft that is a warning for the motorcycle community and the industries that are supposed to serve it. A

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Review Triumph Street Triple 765 RS Suzuki GSX-S 1000
Life on bikesReviews

Two naked bikes with a reputation, two reviewers, two thousand miles (sort of) and many bendy hilly bits in the Vosges Mountains of France to test a bike’s personality. Quite a lot to talk about then, as we put the Triumph Street Triple 765 RS up against the similarly priced

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motorcycle show
Life on bikes

Carl Fogarty, John McGuinness and Dougie Lampkin will be among a host of stars appearing in the world’s only indoor motorcycle race at London’s Alexandra Palace motorcycle show. The former home of the London Motorcycle Show, Alexandra Palace, is the venue for a brand new racing event on the motorcycling

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motorcycle mode
Gear and kit

Bikers wondering when Google Maps might release a motorcycle mode have been given a boost by the launch of the service across South East Asia. Google officially launched its motorcycle mode for Google Maps users last week in South East Asia. Following an initial trial in the world’s largest motorcycle

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Facebook Scammer
Advice

Owners of stolen motorcycles are being contacted by a Facebook scammer who claims to have their stolen bike and demands payment to return it. At least four bikers and possibly many others have been recently contacted by a Facebook user who claims to have their stolen motorcycle and will return

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Free motorbike covers
Advice

The Motorcycle Industry Association and the Metropolitan Police will be giving out advice and free motorbike covers to London’s motorcyclists. A joint initiative by the Motorcycle Industry Association (MCIA) and the Metropolitan Police will see users of motorcycle parking bays across central London targeted with advice and free covers for

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dash cam evidence website
Life on bikes

With dash cams increasingly being used as evidence of dangerous driving and speeding, a new website helps drivers submit footage directly to police forces. The UK’s one-in-four car drivers who have a dash cam fitted can now submit evidence of other road user’s behaviour directly to police forces. The National

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