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  1. Continental TKC80

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    hey guys, just bought my Conti TKC80 yesterday. I will fit them on Honda FMX650 supermoto. They are 40/60 road/offroad. I chose them, because I want to take my FMX to the gravelroads, fields, etc, but I live in city, and also need to drive on asphalt. Also only those tyres had 120 and 150 widths...
  2. Non-running RD04 in Sussex

    What's it worth?
    Hello people. Long time no see, etc. Not been around here in yonks due to, well, life and things like that. You know how it is. Anyway, I finally got to the point where I have admitted I am never going to live anywhere with a garage where I can rebuild my old RD04, so I think the time has...
  3. For Sale: SLR 650

    For Sale / Wanted
    I have owned this bike for the past 3 years and has been 100% reliable. It was first registered in Dec 1998 and is MOT'd until 16 Aug 2019. It is fantastic condition for its age and has a full service history with receipts to back this up. The bike was garaged for many years and recommissioned...
  4. Honda 1987 XBR 500H cafe racer SOLD

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Honda 1987 XBR 500H cafe racer with/without fairing
  5. C90 v Dominator

    Dominator / FMX
    Can someone explain to me why the price of a Honda C90 on ebay on most cases seems to be a lot more than a Dominator? I know people are customising both bikes but there seems to be a massive demand for the C90 at the moment. Considering its the best selling bike ever I would have thought there...
  6. She's alive again.

    Dominator / FMX
    As you know I had some issues with the bike, two new CDI's from ebay and nothing, some coughing and spluttering but the bike wasn't starting reliably and then the carb decided to piss fuel all over the garage floor. Carb was fixed easy enough, broke the choke but had a spare, still with the crap...
  7. Attention all 650 owners in UK...

    Attention all 650 owners in UK...(ULEZ) In April 2019 new emissions rules come into effect in London (The "ULEZ"). Any bike that does not meet the Euro3 standard will have to pay £12.50 per day to enter central London. There is an online checker here where you can see if your bike is ok , or...
  8. For Sale: Honda XR600 R on a 1995 'N' reg

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Honda XR600R – first registered August 1995. £1400 but open to sensible offers please. link to photo bucket >>> Honda XR600R 96 by babyktm250 | Photobucket Yamaha WR upside down fork conversion for far better suspension & braking. ProTaper bars. Great retro stylish throw- back to the early...
  9. Riding towards Spring - Motorcycle Trip to France, Spain and Andorra

    Why to wait for the end of the winter if you can ride towards spring? Here are some pictures of a motorcycle trip to France, Spain and Andorra in March / early April. Much more photos and GPS-data for download here: Motorcycle-Vagabonds - Riding towards Spring - Motorcycle Trip to France...
  10. Confirmed-3rd Countrymen Rally, Haggsbank Bunkhouse Alston Cumbria -12 to 14th May

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    3rd Countrymen Rally, CumbriaHaggs Bank Bunkhouse and Campsite, Alston CA9 3LH, UK From Friday 12th to Sunday 14th May About this event It's time for our third attempt at a rally cum get together in Cumbria near Alston at Haggsbank bunkhouse and campsite...
  11. Parking car southern Spain (to cross to Morocco)

    Hi guys, Entire April this year I'll be touring Morocco on my AT. To save time I'm putting my bike in a van & drive and park it southern Spain. Ofcourse as always everything's on a budget. I'll be taking the ferry from Algericas. You can park your car in the port at £ 40 per 7 days. Meaning...
  12. For Sale: Honda 1989 VFR750 FK RC24 VMCC eligible classic insurance

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Honda 1989 VFR750 FK RC24 £1500 sold Another bike for sale along with the HD & Varadero in an attempt to clear some space in the garage. A 1989 Honda VFR750FK good condition excellent runner standard except for 4-1 exhaust Excellent machine creamy power delivery from the legendary V4 engine...
  13. For Sale: Honda 2003 Transalp 650 XL650V many extras

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Honda 2003 Transalp 650 XL650V many extras £2500 MOT to August 2017 mileage 17761 miles first registered 23/5/2003 I brought it off another forum member (boboneleg) in April 2012. I have done nearly 10000 miles on it over the 4 ½ years of ownership. Selling as I now have an early 600 Transalp...
  14. Advice needed on new Transalp wheels

    So my trusty 700 Transalp was recently in at the dealers having a small fortune spent on it - actually I think the dealers are very good, but it still makes me wince. Anyway, they pointed out to me the dreaded cracking of the wheel rims where the stainless spokes meet the ally rims. It's ok...
  15. guardian angel.....thank you

    Africa Twin
    well, project bike has been put back on the road this month.... new erm.... rims, when mr wheelwright gets back from his big camper long euro trips, tyres, battery, filters etc, gold goodridge hoses, acerbis hand-guards, 4x coils leads caps & plugs, gold anodized adjustable levers (another hour...
  16. For Sale: Derbi Terra Adventure 125cc

    For Sale / Wanted
    *** Now Sold *** I'm moving on to a full licence and need to sell my DTA to buy the new bike. (Classic @ in RWB) These are a great starter bike, particularly for the taller rider. Great power delivery, easy to handle and nice tall road position. 2012 (12) 7000 miles New Conti TrailAttack 2...
  17. Possible Transalp replacement in 2017?

    Yamaha MT-07 Ténéré spiedYamaha’s secret XT700Z Ténéré spotted being tested in Italy Posted: 13 April 2016 by Visordown News WE’RE still waiting for Yamaha to launch the MT-07 Tracer spied last year and already another variation on the theme has been spotted – this MT-07-powered...
  18. Wanted: XRV750 for UK to Mongolia (...and back I hope)

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    If anyone is considering selling their AT, please PM me! I have a europe tour planned for April and would prefer an AT over other makes/models. I am not looking for something in mint condition, just well kept! Cheers!
  19. Bikesure March Competition

    Competitions / Trials
    Hello Guys and Girls It’s time for another forum giveaway! As spring is nearly upon us and more and more bikers are beginning to dust last summer’s dirt off their boots in anticipation, we began thinking about what gets bikers hot under the collar. We even spoke to some fellow biking...
  20. Is this for real?

    just spotted this Yamaha MWT-9 to go on sale is it April 1st, or is it real ?