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Norman Hyde floating brake disc for Triumph Bonneville

New from Triumph performance specialist Norman Hyde, this floating brake disc will significantly improve the stopping power of post-1999 Triumph Bonnevilles. Developed in response to feedback from customers, the Hyde floating disc is a direct replacement for the original 310mm…

 

Win a Velocette Venom To Ride This Summer

With only a few weeks to go before the VMCCs Jan-June 2009 Raffle is drawn here’s a reminder that someone will be having a fantastic summer this year as the proud new owner of an immaculate 1964 500cc Velocette Venom….

 

New Vespa Vintage 2009 Catalogue

Riders and restorers of classic Vespa scooters no longer need to play Russian roulette when buying spare parts and accessories, as Piaggio – manufacturer of the iconic machine – have updated its Vespa Vintage catalogue for 2009. Now containing more…

 

New Product To Reduce Finger Tingle

If you ride a motorcycle, the chances are you feel some vibrations through your handlebars to your fingers. Kate Emery of Norvil Motorcycle has designed some heavyweight motorcycle bar end weights to help combat this problem by dampening those vibes….

 

Order bespoke brake lines on line from Venhill

Venhill has introduced an online service for riders requiring custom length brake lines. Using a simple 3-step system, customers choose first the required length of hose and then the necessary fitting for either end, using drop-down menus. This will be…

 

Champion Kenny Roberts released on DVD

Duke, the home of motorcycle sport on DVD, is delighted to announce the release of the latest addition to its extraordinary “Champions” series, a celebration of Kenny Roberts. Never previously available on DVD, this film explores the story of a…

 

The Will to Win by Mick Walker

An unique, in-depth and richly-illustrated biography of Bill Ivy, Yamaha World Champion Featuring details of his TT lap record – the first 100mph lap on a 125cc Author PR; POS material; features in Classic Bike, Classic Racer and International Bike…

 

King of Brands by Mick Walker

Derek Minter started his racing career in 1953 on a BSA Gold Star. His early promise as an inexperienced youngster was very quickly fulfilled. After transferring to a couple of Nortons, he soon became ‘King of Brands’, succeeding the famous…

 

Watsonian Monza sidecar and Yamaha XJR1300 outfit

Powered by a muscular 96 horsepower 4-cylinder engine and using a traditional tubular steel frame with quality Öhlins suspension, the Yamaha XJR is ideally suited to sidecar work and its traditional design complements the classic lines of the Monza. “In…

 

New Vespa Threads for a New Season

Vespa, the modern design icon that is the generic term for scooter to many people, has introduced a new range of stylish T-shirts for 2009, which capture all of its renowned Italian flair. Made from 100% cotton, a bold and…