Front End Chatter - episode 58

Front End Chatter podcast

Hello and welcome to Front End Chatter Episode 58, supported by – and a very special, fully employed episode it is too; featuring, as it does:

1) Mugello MotoGP goss including:

  • Rossi’s motocross crash
  • a worrying resemblance to a CGI character from Lord Of The Rings
  • a bad case of the shlitz
  • fast Ducatis
  • how to celebrate a win
  • Mattia Pasini’s odd riding controls and his clutchless downshifts
  • Triumph’s Moto2 deal 

2) TT goss including – in fact almost entirely – semi-informed speculation about the travails of Honda, the 2017 Fireblade, and riders Guy Martin and John McGuinness – with an attempt to understand the connection between their accidents and the road bike (if there are any). 

3) Loads of your emails, on wide-ranging subjects from the health of World Superbike and a few ideas on how to make it better, cheap motorway bikes, Husqvarna Nudas, more best-looking non-sportsbikes, and tons of other chattering. 

As ever thank you very much for listening, and thank you even more for downloading it from the top folk at BikeSocial (that’s still Please email us on or get us on that there Twitter using @SimonHbikes and @Mufga or on Facebook – Front End Chatter

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Chatter again soon!

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