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See You There!
The Brighton National Speed Trials will return to the seafront again this year on Saturday, September 7. Around 150 cars and 75 motorbikes take the quarter-mile timed run down Brighton seafront. Len Wooller, Chairman, Brighton and Hove Motor Club say
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Yamaha R1-Z V4 500 edition
Big, sporty naked bikes are all the rage right now. Yamaha MT-10s, Aprilia Tuonos, Ducati Monsters and KTM Super Dukes all live in a buoyant wind-in-your-face market. With their 160bhp power outputs they make grunty real-world propositions and track
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Welded Bliss!
Last month I introduced my wife’s Stinky. For those who are not in the know, Stinky is the moniker afforded to her bitsa Z650, which has caused me mountains of work and frustration over the years. As with many Z650s of the period, the sidestand is a