Category: Opinion

We care about motorcycling. A lot. That means we quite often have a lot to say about this passion of ours. You may not always agree, and that’s OK, because this is where we can exchange our opinions freely…

Is MotoGP bigger than Formula 1?

As F1 audiences continue to fall, MotoGP appears to be exploding in popularity. Matt Oxley is a writer who has more forgotten more facts from MotoGP (and motorsport in general) than most of us will acquire in our lifetimes. His columns within Motorsport Magazine have become goto reading for many (including us) and...

TV Review: Harley and the Davidsons

The bar & shield brand gets all glossy and glossed over. It’s an odd assignment, reviewing a glossy US TV show for a motorcycling audience. Usually the programmes aimed at bikers are so low brow and so low budget that as a viewer you forgive the shoddy camera...

Liverpool press campaign against Scramblers!

‘One bike is often an intimidating sight’. The Liverpool Echo has announced a campaign to rid the city of what it calls ‘convoys of bikers’ using ‘Scrambler bikes to cause misery to communities across Merseyside’. In a series of editorials and articles they’ve coined their new initiative ‘#Scram’....

Has Iannone learned to be humble?

His latest Instagram post is sending out mixed messages. One the one hand, the quote – in Italian – of ‘Non cercare di diventare un uomo di successo, cerca piuttosto di diventare un uomo di valore’ that he posted on his Instagram page this evening shows signs of a...

Luis Salom, Racing & Respect.

When I sat down to write this I had absolutely no idea of where to begin. In Grand Prix racing we’ve become accustomed (thankfully) to riders crashing and then getting up and walking away. Advances in circuit safety, medical treatment and the protective wear of the riders themselves...