TKC 80 Transforms Jim’s DT125

Yamaha launched the DT125 back in 1974, and despite not undergoing any major change since the 80’s, they continued to be popular learner-legal machines well into the new millennium. In truth, most DT125s don’t stray from the road, but as Practical Sportsbikes editor Jim Moore knows full well, they’re more than capable off it too. […]

ContiRaceAttack Comp Endurance 6,500 Mile Test

Gary Hurd’s tiger-striped Suzuki could be the most eye-catching Katana in the world. Practical Sportsbike’s resident Technical Consultant is a big fan of any 80’s Suzuki GSX, and the big Kat certainly wants for nothing. Gary has now completed more than 6,000 miles on the Katana using our ContiRaceAttack Comp rubber – on both road […]

RaceAttack Comp Endurance Impress On Track

Gary Hurd’s 1983 Suzuki GSX1100S Katana certainly isn’t a bike you’d lose sight of in a crowd. With close to 69,000 miles on the clock the Practical Sportsbikes Technical Consultant has finally convinced himself to do a track day on it. So recently he headed out on his rather striking machine to the magazine’s big weekender at Cadwell […]

Endurance Legends At Snetterton Just A Week Away

The final countdown to the UK’s first Classic 4 Hour Endurance has begun! Sponsored by Continental, and run in conjunction with Classic Bike Trackdays, Endurance Legends takes place at Snetterton from Friday 16th to Sunday 18th October, with the feature event seeing some of the biggest names in UK endurance racing competing out on track, […]

ContiRaceAttack Comp – “Bags Of Grip And Feel”

At the recent Practical Sportsbikes track day at Cadwell Park, Editor Jim Moore managed to get his hands on this superb, subtly painted 1982 Suzuki GSX1100S Katana, and gave it a good thrashing around the Lincolnshire circuit. As well as seeing what the bike could do, he’d also been asked to rate the brand new […]