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A motorcycle or scooter can save you money, help you social distance and be fun. Here’s how to learn to ride and what to buy: beginner’s guide to biking
Learn to ride a motorbike or scooter: A beginner’s guide
How are motorcycle insurance premiums calculated, how do comparison sites work, what cover do you need and why cheap motorcycle insurance isn’t always best
Everything you need to know about motorcycle insurance but were afraid to ask
MOT extension to be dropped from 1st August as tests get back to normal
MOTs back for bikes on 1st August 2020
235hp, 152.2KG (with race kit), and huge downforce from the bi-plane wings, we take the incredible Ducati Superleggera V4 for a few hot laps of Mugello.
Ducati Superleggera V4 2020 Review | Track Tested

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  • Langen Motorcycles shows two-strokes are still kicking with 114kg, 75hp 250, we talk to Founder, Chris Ratcliffe
    Bringing back the 2-stroke: Langen Motorcycles
  • New patents show Harley-Davidson’s Chinese-made 338R in full
    Harley-Davidson 338R designs revealed
  • BMW uses cameras to monitor grip levels in real time for traction control
    BMW developing road-surface-sensing traction control
  • As the government introduces new restrictions and lockdown rules for Covid-19, we at how they affect riders in England, Scotland, Wales & Ireland
    How new Coronavirus lockdown restrictions affect motorcycling
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    BMW F800GT (2013-2019): Review & Buying Guide
  • Four-wheel scooter promises twice as much grip as a two-wheeler. The 350cc, single cylinder engine makes 30bhp and it can be ridden on a car licence
    Qooder (2020) - four-wheel scooter review
  • Kawasaki’s longstanding rocket-ship hyperbike, the ZZR1400, a brilliant machine that has more gloriously smooth mid-range than the supercharged H2 SX and costs considerably less!
    Kawasaki ZZR1400 (2006-current): Review & Buying Guide
  • The Chinese 125cc learner bike with built-in sound system rideable on an A1 licence that’s cheap to run. Just £1800.
    2020 Lexmoto Venom 125 EFI: First Ride Review
  • WSBK World Superbikes Calendar Tables Results TV Times
    2020 WSBK Calender, Championship Table and TV Times
  • Revised post covid MotoGP calendar
    2020 MotoGP Calendar, Championship Table and TV Times
  • Thanks to a new TV deal with Eurosport, you’ll be able to catch all the BSB coverage from the comfort of your own home. Check out our detailed TV guide here
    British Superbikes TV Coverage 2020 | Where & how to watch!
  • Click here to discover an extensive library of Bennetts BSB videos, including exclusive interviews with riders, mechanics, team bosses & BSB official crew.
    ► Bennetts BSB 2020 On Film
  • The choice in the 50cc scooter market is vast so let us help by picking out the top 10 for 2020
    Top 10 50cc scooters (2020)
  • Front End Chatter
    FEC - episode 123
  • We examine the 2020 Yamaha YZF-R1 rider modes at Silverstone to find out what difference rider modes make and how they improve your riding and enjoyment?
    What difference do rider modes make?
  • Motorcycle clothing: The CE approval law explained
    Motorcycle clothing: The CE approval law explained
  • How are motorcycle insurance premiums calculated, how do comparison sites work, what cover do you need and why cheap motorcycle insurance isn’t always best
    Everything you need to know about motorcycle insurance but were afraid to ask
  • The cost of learning to ride a motorbike depends on how much training you need, what licence you want to get and where in the country you learn – more here.
    How much does it cost to learn to ride a motorcycle?
  • There are dozens of motorcycle covers available and surprisingly easy to spend a fair wedge on something unsuitable. Here
    Best motorcycle covers | Our guide to choosing bike covers | Bennetts
  • Can a metal or wooden shed, or a shipping container, be classed as garaged when you insure your motorcycle? Here’s how to make your bike as safe as possible
    The motorcycle insurance definition of garaged | Bike security explained
  • If you’re buying a modern classic motorcycle, understanding what the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) should look like can help you avoid a stolen bike
    How to spot a fake VIN number
  • 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
  • Honda DCT; biking’s biggest (and most misunderstood) step forward
    Honda DCT; biking’s biggest (and most misunderstood) step forward
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    WEEKLY CHAT SHOW | Torqueing Heads
  • Commuting on a motorcycle is more dazzling than top-flight football. Salute your local scooter rider
    Zen and the art of motorcycle momentum
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    Motorcycling, our time has finally come