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  1. MOTORCYCLEiD
    Starting in the 1960s, motocross sport was developing fast, just like O’Neal company founded by former rider Jim O’Neal. He became a pioneer and innovator in riding gear and apparel, and today, the company’s specialists continue implementing smart engineering solutions to make their products...
  2. Africa Twin
    I'm taking delivery of a new 2018 Africa Twin Adventure Sport this afternoon but I won't be getting the owners manual until later next week. Do you know where to get an electronic copy of the owners manual and also how do you run-in the engine on the new bike. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
  3. Transalp
    A TA road test from Motorcycle Sport December 1987 There is a test of a rare Moto Guzzi 650 TT in that issue, but not in the pdf.
  4. XL
    Hi guys my 1st post hope it is in the right place.I have recently acquired a 1974 xl250 motor sport without a engine.I would like to rebuild it as original but having real trouble sourcing a suitable engine.I know its a longshot but does anyone know of or have one for sale? I do hope someone can...
  5. Other Honda
    I've just returned from a few days in Bruges.... wonderful city, well worth a visit (and the Belgian beer's good too!). the young person's transport of choice appears to be.... ... it's essential that a sporty exhaust can, sans baffle, is fitted! You can hear them coming half-a-mile away ;)...
  6. For Sale / Wanted
    A friend of mine wants to sell this 1953 Danish made industrial compressor... Its in working condition and it can pump out 750 ltrs per minute Its 1.5m long and will need a couple of pallets to move it. As its located here in Denmark ,anyone interested will have to arrange transport for it. The...
  7. For Sale / Wanted
    Brand new tubes bought as spares, kept in a cupboard in the garage for a few months but never used. In Transalp 600/650 sizes (AT as well?) - 17" 4.50-5.10 rear and 21" 3.00-3.25 front. See Mefo Sport - Heavy Duty Inner Tubes for more information. £23 posted for the pair (they're quite heavy...
  8. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Transalp XL650 V6 model registered in late 2007. It has covered just under 26,400 miles and has full service history with the last service (a major one) at 25,881 a few weeks ago. At the same time as the service I put new Brembo disks and pads on the front. Earlier in the year the steering...
  9. Africa Twin
    Honda CRF1000L 998cc Africa Twin Adventure Sport 2016 Red | eBay £9,500 it's tempting..
  10. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Selling on behalf of my son who is now in Australia to fund further travels. This was his pride and joy. It is a 2001 model year (Y reg) Honda CBR600F Sport in red and black. 27,000 miles. Looking for around £1,950.00 It's been in store since October 2014 so is SORN and currently without an...
  11. Transalp
    Hi, I'm fairly new to biking, so far i've never let the bike out of my sight on a ride which obviously isn't ideal. Please can you advise what solutions you have? I have a motorbike chain but it weighs 12+kg so I dont know how best to transport it? Seem to think the rear rack is only rated to...
  12. Africa Twin
    Anyone had experience with using Smith & Allan oil in their (old) Africa Twin? Smith & Allan Motorcycle Oil 10w-40 Semi Synthetic | Buy oil, lubricants, greases and more from Smith and Allan Seems to meet all the right standards, etc., but at less than £3 per litre when delivered in a 20 litre...
  13. Africa Twin
    Hi guys, I'm looking for a solid rack for my africa twin, to replace the useless plastic one. I'm looking for something like this : As far as I know, only Boano makes this.. but it's bloody expensive (130e excl transport). If I can't get anything, I'll probably go for it.. I need...
  14. Chatter
    euro sport ch 401 on my telly tonight 4/01/2016 @ 10.30 pm & 12.30 am tomorrow @ 10.00 pm & 12.20am I haven't seen it yet . I hope Honda are winning but its probably them orange bastards KTM as usual :D . I looked at the results and Honda only won 3 back in the 80's but took a break for...
  15. Transalp
    Afternoon and a Happy New Year to All, I've just replaced my pads and given the caliper a clean but think I will need to replace the pistons and seals soonish as mine had some corrosion on the pistons, they seem OK for now but are dragging a bit which will hopefully improve as they bed in but...
  16. For Sale / Wanted
    Hi Everyone I'm after a cheap trailer. Something that will transport a Transalp. It doesn't have to be a bike trailer, but I don't want a tank transporter! South east Cornwall/Devon area would be ideal. Cheers
  17. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Hi my sons bike for sale with both sets. Of wheels :thumbup: 2004 ccm 644 Dual Sport with supermoto wheels. Not xr400/dr650/xt600 | eBay
  18. XR
    Has anybody fitted a hot cam or a 250r cam in a 250L dual sport bike. I am told the jap import 250L has a softer cam in for emissions. I have contacted hot cams but they don't list the L version only the R. and not sure what year 250r cam will fit in my 2004 L. Thanks for any help
  19. Transalp
    All set for our trip to France, strikes allowing. Nick and the good lady Bill.
  20. Ride Reports and Pictures
    I went camping in Lappland this weekend and testet my new budget action camera, a SJCam M10 Wifi. The video turned out quite well, with lots of crazy weather, cool sceneries, and various animal encounters. Take a look: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=smv6sSBWEX4 Here's the complete route...
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