Author Archive: irish biker

June 25, 2022

Royal Enfield Shotgun 650 spied as development ramps up

Royal Enfield Shotgun 650 spied as development ramps up   The latest model in Royal Enfield new motorcycle blitz breaks cover as the Shotgun 650 – the production version of the SG650 concept – nears launch Source: Royal Enfield Shotgun 650 spied as development ramps up

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June 24, 2022

UK government confirms continuation of electric motorcycle grant

UK government confirms continuation of electric motorcycle grant   The British government will continue the grant scheme for electric bikes, but there remain several issues with the viability of electrics in Britain. Source: UK government confirms continuation of electric motorcycle grant

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June 24, 2022

Maeving gets 90-year-old ex-factory test rider back on a bike after 10 years

Maeving gets 90-year-old ex-factory test rider back on a bike after 10 years   Maeving has been built on a 21st century take on 20th century looks, and it looked to the history of British biking to get an ex-test rider back on a bike. Source: Maeving gets 90-year-old ex-factory test rider […]

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June 24, 2022

New York authorities bulldoze 100 'illegal' motorcycles

New York authorities bulldoze 100 ‘illegal’ motorcycles   A bulldozer in the US was filmed crushing a bunch of lined-up illegal motorcycles that had been seized by authorities who described them as “dangerous.” Source: New York authorities bulldoze 100 ‘illegal’ motorcycles

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June 23, 2022

Stunt rider Gunther Schachermayr rides a Vespa down a railway

Stunt rider Gunther Schachermayr rides a Vespa down a railway   Gunther Schachermayr is not averse to a wacky idea involving a Vespa, and for his latest stunt he put one on a railway, complete with a third wheel. Source: Stunt rider Gunther Schachermayr rides a Vespa down a railway

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June 23, 2022

Sinnis SM-XE: A 15 horsepower 125cc dual sport for £3000

Sinnis SM-XE: A 15 horsepower 125cc dual sport for £3000   Sinnis’ SM-XE is the brand’s dual sport entry, comfortable on both asphalt and dirt, packing a decent punch and available at an agreeable price. Source: Sinnis SM-XE: A 15 horsepower 125cc dual sport for £3000

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June 23, 2022

KTM's 450 Rally Replica is the definition of 'ready to race'

KTM’s 450 Rally Replica is the definition of ‘ready to race’   The KTM 450 Rally Replica is back for 2023 with race-winning credentials straight out of the box, and almost two decades of Dakar dominance behind it. Source: KTM’s 450 Rally Replica is the definition of ‘ready to race’

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June 23, 2022

How to stay cool and safe while riding your motorcycle in hot conditions

How to stay cool and safe while riding your motorcycle in hot conditions   These are the essential ways you can keep cool on your motorcycle to enjoy what will hopefully be a warm and sunny summer period Source: How to stay cool and safe while riding your motorcycle in hot conditions

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