There can be little doubt that the famous Isle of Man TT mountain course is the most demanding race circuit in the world, pushing both man and machine to their absolute limits. So imagine for a moment, if you will, having to complete a four lap, circa 150 mile race on a road bike, with […]
Quest True Adventure – when man and machine come together to take on one of the world’s most hostile environments.
There can be absolutely no doubt that the re-introduction of the Africa Twin has been a roaring success over the last two years. Honda’s original bike developed a real cult following, but the latest model has real universal appeal – bigger than some middleweight competitors, but smoother and less imposing off-road than some of the heavyweights. […]
The American Historic Racing Motorcycle Association, or AHRMA for short, is the largest vintage motorcycle race club in the USA. When they announced a 2-day event at California’s Sonoma Raceway, bike journalist and classic race enthusiast couldn’t resist entering on his 1968 Honda CB350. Ari entered himself into the Sportsman 350 class, but soon found […]
The adventure bike market is booming, but for many riders the thought of taking a heavyweight BMW, Triumph or KTM off-road is more than a little intimidating. Step forward Honda’s plucky little CB500 X, which with a few clever modifications from our friends at Rally Raid Products in Wellingborough might just be the perfect mid-sized […]
The arrival of Honda’s all-new Africa Twin caused a real shake-up in the big-bore adventure bike market last year with all-day comfort, looks, good suspension and a great engine brought together in one very capable package at an attractive price. Move on one year and KTM have brought out the new 1090 Adventure R, which is […]
If you’d pulled up at Mallory Park early this weekend, you’d have been forgiven for thinking that the third round of the EMRA season would be an absolute washout, but eventually blue skies prevailed and the track dried out to bring a glimmer of sunshine into the soggy paddock. Currently lying in 2nd place in the […]
The sun was cracking the flags this weekend at Mallory Park as Dilligaf Racing found out that Steve would line up on talent packed grid alongside the likes of Richard Cooper and Taylor McKenzie and Luke Stapleford. With 28 bikes all vying for space during the Superstock qualifying session, it took a few laps before Moody was able […]