Emily is passionate about motorcycles and when she isn't writing for us she is a freelance artist doing mainly commission based work illustrating motorcycles. For more info click on Emily's name above.
naked suzuki bikes

Suzuki Naked Bike Line Up

Naked motorcycles are one of the most popular types of bikes and Suzuki have several across their line-up to cater for all bikers regardless of experience. Let’s have a look…

Suzuki Naked Bikes

9 streetfighter helmets

Streetfighter Helmets – 9 Mean and Moody Looking Lids

There are some really cool helmets on the market at the moment with manufacturers tailoring their designs to current tastes and styles of motorcycles.  Among some of the most badass…

BMW R 18

BMW R 18 Cruiser With Vintage Styling and the Biggest Boxer Engine Yet

The BMW R 18 was introduced to the world during the Covid-19 pandemic in April 2020 although concept images had been circulating prior to this and the model had been…

BMW-S-1000-R

BMW S 1000 R Roadster With Track DNA

In 2014 BMW Motorcycles decided to give their fans what they had been waiting for, the S 1000 R Roadster. A stripped back naked version of their supreme racing bike…

S-1000-R-Roadster

KTM Duke 1290

KTM Duke 1290 R – Buy The New Evo or a Used 2020 Model?

The KTM 1290 Super Duke R was released in 2014. It was explosive in its entry to the Hyper Naked class and then in 2020 it received a major overhaul…

BMW R NineT Scrambler

BMW R NineT Scrambler Review

Back in 2014 BMW released the R NineT and it hit the world like a Mike Tyson right hook. It was a muscular roadster that turned heads and had a…

naked kawasaki bikes

Naked Kawasaki Bikes – From Learner Friendly to Supercharged

Naked Kawasaki bikes are some of the most popular motorcycles available. Taking all the best bits of their fully faired Ninja sportsbikes, stripping them down for a muscular look that’s…

kawasaki naked bikes

10 Yamaha Naked Bikes

Yamaha Naked Bikes – 10 Motorcycles For All Budgets

Yamaha knows a thing or two about producing incredible motorcycles, showing no signs of slowing down anytime soon they remain one of the worlds biggest motorcycle manufacturers. Part of that…

Continental GT 650

Continental GT 650 – A 60’s Café Racer Throwback

Royal Enfield hit it out of the park when they released the Continental GT 650, it is the ultimate value café racer that I am completely in love with.  Sure…

Types of helmet explained

Types of Motorcycle Helmet Explained (Novice Friendly)

You have spent the last 2 months debating on which bike to purchase and finally it’s on order. Now you’re quickly discovering that with so many types of motorcycle helmets…

Best GoPro for motorcycle riders

Best GoPro for Motorcycle Riders

With so many conventional action cameras on the market it’s hard to know which of them are best suited to motorcycling. Here Emily has compared all the GoPro range as…

are triumphs reliable?

Are Triumph Motorcycles Reliable?

Modern Triumph’s are known to be great bikes. They’re rock solid, reliable, durable and will serve their owners for many miles and riding years.   Like many British motorcycle brands, Triumph…

Suter MMX 500

Suter MMX 500 – V4 Two Stroke GP Racer

While many two-stroke icons have their roots back to the 1980’s and 90’s, there is one that is much more modern and just as worthy as praise, that modern two-stroke…

riding a motorcycle at night

Riding a Motorcycle at Night

Sometimes riding a motorcycle can become a little sketchy, bad weather is one example but another is definitely riding a motorcycle at night.  Many of us avoid riding at night…

Benelli Sei was the worlds first 6 cylinder motorcycle

Benelli Sei – First Production Motorcycle With 6 Cylinders

Mention 6 cylinders to most bikers and an image of the Honda CBX immediately pops into their head yet it was the Italian Benelli Sei that was actually the first…

do motorcycle helmets expire

Do Motorcycle Helmets Expire?

A motorcycle helmet is the single most important piece of kit a motorcyclist can own. It protects us from head injuries, road debris and the elements. Yet more often than…

harley baggers

Harley Bagger Bikes – Our Top Picks For 2022

A Harley bagger is a very particular kind of touring motorcycle, opting for comfort, plenty of storage and a traditional cruiser feel over and above anything else; they are built…

Bimota SB8R

Bimota SB8R – Ultra Rare Rimini Super Bike

New owner Francesco Tognon had pinned his hopes on the Bimota SB8R saving the Rimini company. It used the Suzuki TL1000R V-twin engine and it was hoped it would challenge…

Bimota SB8R

buying a motorcycle

Best Time to Buy a Motorcycle & Get Yourself a Great Deal

Is there ever a bad time to buy a motorcycle? If you have enough disposable cash in the bank, enough room in the garage and an understanding partner who’ll do…

Bimota DB5

Bimota DB5 Mille – Taking On Japans Big Four Superbikes

The Bimota DB5 Mille was a new project, a road weapon to take on the big four Japanese manufacturers who by the mid 2000’s were producing sports bikes that dominated…

Bimota DB6

Bimota DB6 Delirio 2005 to 2011

Back in the mid 2000’s Bimota were working on two motorcycle designs around the same time. The track orientated DB5 and the naked bike that derived from that ultralight chassis, the…