The REAL meaning of the Haynes instruction

We’re not ashamed to say, we’ve come across an old file we had and this is what it contained. We’d love to credit the author, but we just don’t know who it is! As bikers its fair to say that for most of us we’ve all been here with a Haynes manual……..Enjoy

30 Month sentence for speeder

Paul Whyatt, who has been handed a 30-month prison sentence on the back of being caught riding at approximately 148 mph on UK roads.

I will self recover!

Sent in by a follower: – I will self recover!! Just a bit of info 🙂 if your bike does get nicked, when reporting to the police tell them that if it is found you will “self recover”. Why? If you don’t and it turns up the police will tell a local recovery company to…

Northumbria Police – Speed Camera Van Statement

So it appears that all the hype online recently about new speed camera vans is true…. You might have seen some blurry photos of a new speed camera van, that appears to have been mocked up by someone in 1983 with a film camera and a whole tub of Vaseline on the lense – I…

Car Driver Karma

Why is it when you’re on two wheels, every man an their dog wants to race you? It doesn’t matter whether you ride a 600 or a thou, and whether they’re in there mums 1.1 corsa or their boyfriends scooby – they want in! 9 times out of 10 you don’t even know they’re trying…

Norfolk Rider with 46 points, clocked at 110 mph

It seems that today the Norfolk police have been busy on the A47 where they caught a biker doing 110 MPH. Unlike the Aviesmore Biker this rider was clocked not only MPH over the limit and caught at MPH after being followed – they were doing this with a pillion on board. On top of…

The Batpod

Despite this iconic film (The Dark Knight) coming out nearly 10 years ago, it feels like a film that is as good today as the day it came out. This for me, is in no part due to the brief appearance of the Batpod. I first saw this (after the film of course) at the…

Want to Drag!?!

  We know there has been a lot about new speeding laws, and the way that points are being applied. We are also hearing a lot about Bikers being used by the system, to set an example of, meaning usually harsher penalties – see Aviemore Biker How would you like to be able to top…

Cleaning your Pipes – 5 minute maintenance

Just a quick tip to clean exhausts that are looking grotty, we’ve seen a lot recently about using Harpic to clean your pipes, below is a brief video to show you how it’s done.     I don’t know about you but we will definitely be trying this!   If you’ve done it let us…

MCN London – Bike show

As most of you know the MCN London Motorcycle Show, kicks off today! It’s looking like its going to be another big show, and nothing less than what we’ve come to expect from such a huge event. Are you going? What are you looking forward to? Let us know! A quick look at the show…