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Is this the best motorcycle job of all time?

Do you love riding motorcycles? Do you enjoy medical cannabis? Craigslist is a wonderful place. A scary, often disturbing and frequently strange corner of the internet, but wonderful. We often get lost down a rabbit hole when browsing its classifieds and more often than not find something that we’re...

Custom of the Week: BMW 1150GS by Capêlos Garage

Nuno Capêlo from Porto, Portugal, well Madeira originally, is no stranger to the Bike Shed. His sublime Ducati/Cagiva 350 Pantah/Alazzura not only made us weak at the knees but was a definite favourite amongst show-goers at Bike Shed London 2016. Nuno splits his time between architecture and motorcycle design, more...

Victory Motorcycles is closing down

Polaris pull the plug on the entire range of Victory Motorcycles and their operations. Parent company Polaris – the same people who own Indian Motorcycles – have announced today that their cruiser brand, Victory, will no longer trade. The decision is effective immediately. In a statement released today,...

Triumph win deal to supply Moto2 engines

British manufacturer to take over from Honda with their new 750cc triple engine. We were already excited about the launch of the new Street Triple on Tuesday 10th of January, but with reports over the weekend of Triumph signing a deal to supply the official Moto2 engines from...

Honda’s new self-balancing tech defies gravity

…and by not using gyroscopes prove that bikes are more stable than people think. We’re all familiar with Segways by now. No, not those ridiculous footboards that kids all nagged at their mums and dads about a couple of years ago before they all started exploding, but the self-balancing, ‘future...

Monday Motorcycles finally release M1 Moped

Electric moped released by Californian firm – just in time for Christmas (assuming you don’t mind delivery sometime next year). American GQ magazine awarded this bike a place on its ‘Best Stuff of the Year’ list and Techcrunch called the company formerly known as Bolt, as the ‘Tesla of Electric...

This is how you stop a motorcycle thief!

Two-wheeled thefts and crime rates have been a huge focus in the media of late. Maybe it’s time we all fought back? That’s certainly what this guy captured on Chinese CCTV footage seems to be doing…   In order to get back cellphone stolen by a motorcycle rider,...