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Join us as we aim to lift the coverage of motorcycling online. If it's bikes, then it'll be on Motofire. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube for all of the latest as well!

Meta-Review: Ducati Scrambler ‘Desert Sled’

As journalists from the world descend into Spain for the launch of Ducati’s Desert Sled, we watch their updates and early reviews so you don’t have to. During the Scrambler Desert Sled reveal in Milan last November, Ducati said that they had to create a machine that is more complex in...

Ducati sold 55,451 motorcycles in 2016

Italian manufacturer sold almost exactly the same number of bikes in 2016 as they did in 2015. Ducati have announced their sales figures for 2016 and they show that the company had a pretty bumper 90th anniversary. Despite selling just 642 more bikes than in 2015, this upturn of 1.2% in sales for...

Meta-Review: Triumph’s 2017 Street Scrambler

Details are starting to come through as the launch takes place in Spain this weekend. It’s based around the Street Twin architecture, and when revealed in Milan during the EICMA show last year, Triumph were calling their new Street Scrambler as being ‘better in every way’. Now’s the weekend that...

Meta-Review: Triumph Street Cup 2017

The Bonneville-based, Street Cup is being ridden for the first time this weekend. You’re not there, we’re not there, but it doesn’t matter, because we’re keeping our eye on the reviews and comments from those privileged enough to be out there this weekend on the launch so you don’t have...

Liam Neeson won’t ever ride a motorcycle

You can tick those TT movie rumours off from your list. A few months ago we broke the story about a TT-based motorcycle movie set to be directed by Ben Younger. We were cautiously optimistic because we’ve had our hearts broken before by the phrase ‘hollywood motorcycle movie’...