Best of 2015: Bikes
Take some time out on two wheels, and enjoy six spectacular classic motor cycle racing stories from 2015.
They sure aren’t doing this for the money!
Ride on board with Suzuki’s Guy Martin as he chases fellow lunatic, BMW mounted Michael Dunlop around the widow making Isle of Man TT road course.
Three laps of the finest and closest superbike racing you’ll see decided the 2011 British Superbike Championship at Brands Hatch.
The exceptionally fast, exotic and futuristic Britten V1000 is a thing of inspiration and wonder. In this video, British motorcycle racer Guy Martin scores a very lucky day and takes it for a spin at Manfield Autocourse.
Images: Pere Tarragó
What is this, a bike for ants?
Pere Tarragó’s 1:5 and 1:6-scale classic motorcycles are so close to the real thing that if not aware of the scale, you’d struggle to tell them apart. Especially when you play with their functional brakes, clutch, suspension, wheels and transmission.
They say good things come in small packages, and this short video from the 1964 250cc Grand Prix of Great Britain is just that.
Guy Martin is an Isle of Man TT hero. He’s the most popular competitor at the most dangerous racing event in the world, striving for peace and tranquility.