Motorcycle off-road manoeuvre test is safer and cheaper

The Motorcycle Test Review was commissioned to look at the feasibility of moving the off-road manoeuvres part of the test onto the road and has concluded that this would increase injuries and costs. (more…)

Fighter jet inspired heads up for motorcyclists

A team of Russian engineers have come up with a prototype augmented reality GPS system for motorcycle helmets (more…)

Blood bikes needed

A volunteer organisation that uses motorcycles to provide transportation of life saving medical care appeals for a motorcycle (more…)

Dual layer motorcycle helmet

A Californian based company has developed a motorcycle helmet constructed with two layers (more…)

Rider attitudes to motorcycle helmet fit

The Transport Research Laboratory researches motorcyclist attitudes to helmet fit and the mechanisms involved in helmet loss (more…)

Clooney told to wear proper helmet

Hollywood actor, George Clooney, has been spotted by Italy’s traffic Police wearing an illegal motorcycle helmet (more…)

Hein Gericke UK gone into administration

The UK arm of motorcycle clothing and parts retailer Hein Gericke has gone into administration (more…)

Motorcycle friendly crash barriers

European research makes recommendations to change crash barrier design to make them motorcycle friendly (more…)

Lawsuit against the sender of the texts – distracted driving

US lawyers are to see if they can sue the sender of text messages to a driver involved in a head-on collision (more…)

BMW motorcycles being sued over 2-year erection

A Californian man is taking BMW to court over a badly designed seat on his BMW motorbike gave him an erection that lasted for 2 years (more…)