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Waterproof, heated, armoured gloves powered from the bike battery or their own portable units
Tested: Keis G601 heated glove review
Well made, smart design and strong performance from this easy-to-use heated vest
Tested: Keis V501 heated vest review
hugely desirable, ultra-expensive, road-legal hyperbikes that you really can buy in 2020 if your pockets are deep enough. Here’s our pick of the 10 best
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  • Suzuki planning to adopt hydraulic variable valve timing on next GSX-R1000
    Updated Suzuki GSX-R1000 edges nearer
  • Does revived Elephant name mean an MV Agusta adventure bike is coming?
    MV Agusta applies for new Elephant trademark
  • Rider assistance experts at Bosch are working on active steering to complement traction control and ABS
    Active steering: The next stage of rider assistance
  • Bennetts sale agreed with Ardonagh Group
    Bennetts Insurance to be acquired by The Ardonagh Group
  • The first ever Lexmoto with a larger capacity than 125 is the remarkably well-equipped and potential bargainous 300cc maxi-scooter known as Pegasus.
    Lexmoto Pegasus 300 (2020) tested | Is the new scooter a bargain?
  • Honda
    Honda CBR900RR Fireblade (2000-2001): Review & Buying Guide
  • Sinnis’ L-plate streetfighter has funky styling, excellent handling and brakes all for £2199
    Sinnis RSX125 review, road test, specs and price
  • One thousand miles down and to be honest there
    Suzuki Burgman 400 – Long term test
  • Crossing the Mighty Andes
    Nick Sanders World Ride - Moments #16
  • You’ve been voting for your favourite new motorcycles for 2020 and here are the results
    Most Popular Motorbikes of 2020
  • Nick Sanders World Ride Moments #15
    Nick Sanders World Ride - Moments #15
  • Nick Sanders World Ride Moments #14
    Nick Sanders World Ride - Moments #14
  • BikeSocial is offering three lucky home mechanics the chance to WIN a Haynes manual of their choice. Enter over on our Facebook page today.
    WIN a Haynes manual of your choice! | Rewards Giveaway
  • If your fork seals leak your motorcycle will handle poorly and be unsafe. Here’s how you can fix them yourself, with our DIY guide to motorcycle maintenance
    How to replace fork seals, oil and bushes
  • If your motorcycle’s brakes aren’t working right and you’ve bled the system and checked the calipers, the master cylinder might be bad. Here’s how to fix it
    How to rebuild a motorcycle brake master cylinder
  • What is BikeSafe? Ex-police sergeant Dave Yorke talks to the leader of this unique advanced motorcycle training to find out what you can expect…
    What is BikeSafe advanced motorcycle training?
  • How to buy your first classic bike
    What do the words in classic bike adverts really mean
  • Classic Review Laverda 750 | BikeSocial
    Laverda 750 SF (1971) – Classic Review
  • Classic bike review 1991 Yamaha TZR250R
    Yamaha TZR250R (1991) – Modern Classic Buying Guide
  • Top five classics to buy now while they are still affordable
    Top five classics to buy now while they are still affordable
  • Smart motorways are yet another example of experts being failed by accountants. Meanwhile, the answer to congestion just filtered past
    Motorcycles, not motorways are the way to fix congestion and climate change
  • What is the cost of fun
    Blog: The true cost of motorcycle fun; 0.83p
  • Which bike is really the fastest and why the Watford Dakar Rally is the future
    To find out what is the fastest motorcycle we need is a new kind of race series
  • Research has shown that motorcyclists are less annoying than 86% of other road users, with elderly drivers, young men, lorries and taxis all more irritating
    Motorcyclists less annoying than 86% of other road users