Usually found in the outdoors, Paul has been riding for over 16 years going through a variety of bikes along the way. Having travelled most of the world on two wheels, he's always looking for the next destination.
Motorcycle chain cleaning tips

Motorcycle Chain Cleaning

With all the dirt, grime, mud and various other things found on the road or a trail, motorcycle chains can get really, really dirty. Imagine a golden retriever who’s been…

European motorcycle touring tips

European Motorcycle Touring – Tips For a Great Adventure

With the world learning how to live again maybe it’s time to finally do some of that European motorcycle touring that you have been dreaming about for the last few…

Honda XL250 – A Great Affordable Classic Scrambler

During the early 1970s, the off-road motorcycle market was in full stride. With models from Suzuki, Kawasaki and Yamaha entering and leaving the showrooms like a revolving door, this had…

Yamaha 4 Stroke Motorcycles – 9 Classics

Yamaha were late to the 4 stroke party. Around the time Honda were basking in the glory of the all conquering four cylinder CB750, Yamaha were just introducing their first…

Kawasaki ZX7RR – World Superbike Spec Road Legal Track Weapon

In the world of superbike racing, simply having the fastest machine will never be enough. Every manufacturer is constantly improving their bikes in order to stay on top, and sometimes…

Honda CBX 1000 engine close up

Honda CBX 1000 – Six Cylinder, 24 Valve 70s Super Sport

Producing a follow up to the ground breaking CB750 was always going to be an impossible task. However Honda set out to achieve it with the six cylinder CBX 1000,…

Tom Cruise on a GPZ900R

1984 Kawasaki GPZ900R – The first Ninja

Kawasaki had a point to prove with the GPZ900R. Having been beaten to the punch by Honda in releasing the world’s first four-cylinder 750cc “superbike”, the CB750, they needed to…

A original BMW R80 GS Dakar special advert

BMW R80G/S – The Birth of Adventure Motorcycling

Before the 1980s, an “adventure” bike was simply a lightweight, low-powered enduro bike or one of the heavier desert racers altered for long distance travelling. Neither of these were ideal,…

Honda RC30

Honda VFR750R RC30 – A Modern Collectible Classic Motorcycle

Honda’s racing evolution during the 1980s and 90s spawned a multitude of incredible machines: the NR500, NS250, NS500, NSR500, RC45, NR750 and of course, the VFR750R RC30. Each of these…

Honda RC30

BSA Gold Star – All You Need To Know About The Big Single

Ask any motorcycle enthusiast about BSA and their immediate response would be along the lines of “You mean the Gold Star?” The BSA Gold Star was not only the most…

Manx Norton Review – A British Racing Thoroughbred

The Manx Norton was a racing motorcycle produced by Norton Motors Ltd from 1947 to 1962. It was created for just one single purpose, to win the Isle of Man…

Honda NR750 – Pushing Boundaries With The Oval Piston Engine

On its release in 1992 the Honda NR750 (aka the RC40) cost $50K, was limited to a run of just 200 motorcycles and was the only chance the motorcycling public…

Honda NR750

AJS Motorcycles – 8 Classic Bikes

AJS Motorcycles is one of the longest surviving British motorcycle companies to date. Founded in Wolverhampton, the Stevens brothers, Harry, Joe Junior, George and the company’s namesake Albert John (or…

Triumph Bonneville Scrambler

Triumph Bonneville Scrambler 2006 – 2019

The modern Triumph Bonneville Scrambler appeared back in 2006. An off-road styled version of the Triumph Bonneville, it also took many visual cues from the iconic TR6 Trophy, a bike…

Triumph Bonneville Scrambler

Ducati 916

Ducati 916 – The Icon of the 90s

If there was a song written to describe the Ducati 916, it would be Chris De Burgh’s “Lady in Red”. A strange choice I hear you cry, but hold on…

Classic Scramblers – 8 Vintage Enduro Motorcycles

Classic Scramblers are increasing in popularity. They’re easy to restore and fix up and most importantly, they are still cheap. As an entry into vintage motorcycle ownership you would be…

Honda CB750 1969 to 1978 – The Original UJM

1969 was a pretty special year, Nixon became President of the United States, the Apollo 11 mission put man on the moon for the first time, the Beatles recorded their…

Honda CB750

8 cheap retro motorcycles

Cheap Retro Motorcycles – 8 Bikes For The Budget Conscious Rider

While it is true that most new retro bikes come with a premium price tag, there are several cheap retro motorcycles available for those not wanting to break the bank….