Search Results for: Alan Cathcart

Review: 2023 BMW M 1000 R Nakedbike, Road & Track Test

By  •  September 13, 2023

The idea of a nakedbike has always appealed to me, in fact, I’ve owned a few over the years. However, the thing that bugged me was the fact they were …
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Throwback Thursday: Record Breaking Brough Superior Baby Pendine 750

By  •  August 24, 2023

Brough Superior, founded in 1919, was the so-called Rolls-Royce of Motorcycles, the manufacturer of the world’s fastest, most desirable and exclusive motorcycles in the pre-WW2 era. Just days after the …
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Legends: The Career Of Kevin Magee, Part Two, Getting Recognised

By  •  August 8, 2023

When Ducati tuning guru Bob Brown approached Kevin Magee in 1982, neither of the larger than life personalities had any idea what their meeting would lead to. The tuning skills …
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Interview: Sardarov & Pierer On The MV Agusta/KTM Partnership

By  •  July 28, 2023

Up until 2023, MV Agusta has been entirely Russian-owned since Timur Sardarov, 40, completed his family’s acquisition of the historic Italian brand in September 2019, with a further injection of …
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New Book: Around The World On A Small Motorcycle

By  •  June 2, 2023

The Bear has written a book about his spectacular journey around the world! J Peter Thoeming is our resident explorer, traveling to all corners of the globe on two wheels. …
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Throwback Thursday: MotoBi Sei Tiranti 250, Racer Test

By  •  June 1, 2023

MotoBi, born out of a family dispute between the Benelli brothers before being absolved by the Benelli brand and brought to success in racing at the hands of Primo Zanzani. …
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Feature: Experiencing Medieval India With Royal Enfield

By  •  March 4, 2023

There was no way I was going to say no to Jeff when he nonchalantly asked if I wanted to head out to India for the world launch of the …
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Throwback Thursday: 1983 Harley-Davidson XR1000R Lucifer’s Hammer, Racer Test

By  •  March 2, 2023

2023 sees Harley-Davidson celebrating its 120th birthday – but the 81st running of the Daytona 200 on March 11 will also mark the 40th anniversary of one of the company’s …
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Staff Bikes: Benelli Leoncino 800 Trail Update, A History Lesson On Benelli!

By  •  February 28, 2023

It honestly feels like yesterday I was writing the first update on my Benelli Leoncino 800 Trail long-termer. But, here we are at month number two! The Leoncino has been …
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Two-Stroke Tuesday: 1984 Chevallier Honda RS500 GP Racer

By  •  April 5, 2022

To defeat the Japanese teams by winning GPs with bikes you built yourself in a workshop attached to your house, fuelled by your wife’s home cooking and cups of coffee …
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