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Happy birthday John Surtees!

The only man who will ever become the champion of both Formula 1, 350cc and 500cc Motorcycle racing turns 80 today.


Top Five of 2013: Bikes

The insanity of Laverda’s V6 Superbike

Laverda started out in 1950 with a humble single piston 75cc four stroke – however history would see them remembered for something much more substantial.
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Top Five of 2013: Galleries

Gallery: 2013 F1 cars wearing retro liveries

Images: Matt Hillman
Take a look at these eight amazing retro renderings, which demonstrate what the Formula 1 racers of today might look like if there were to wear the …

Joey Dunlop 750 Honda

Video: The life of a TT legend – Joey Dunlop

This video captures moments from the amazing life of Joey Dunlop, the 26-time TT winner who died doing what he loved. A must-watch for any racing fan.


Photo Gallery: 20 Isle of Man TT Classic race bikes

The Isle of Man TT Mountain Course will again be reverberating to the ear-splitting sound of Classic bikes as the inaugural Classic TT Races commences this weekend.

Isle of man winner

Peter Williams to produce JPN Isle of Man winning Replicas

40 years ago this week Peter Williams, road race legend and motorcycle development engineer accomplished a unique achievement winning the Isle of Man TT on a motorcycle of his own design.

John Surtees

Video Documentary: John Surtees – Motor Cyclist & Motor Racer

As comfortable at the handlebars of his MV Agusta 500 GP on the bumpy bends of the Isle of Man as he was behind the wheel of his Ferrari 158 at the Nordschleife, John Surtees is …

1970 Guazzoni 50cc Production Racing Motorcycle

Top 5: Awesome bikes from Bonhams’ Paris sale

Bonhams’ Les Grandes Marques du Monde au Grand Palais auction was held in Paris at The Grand Palais last week, and put a stunning collection of classic bikes up for auction. Here are some of our favourites.

Britten 1000

Video: MCN Ride the Britten V1000

“It was a bespoke, beautiful, stunning, fast bike. And today I’m going to get the opportunity to ride it. Dreams do come true.”


Top Five of 2012: Bikes

Video: Britten V1000 Racing Motorcycle

The Britten V1000 is a hand-built racing motorcycle built and designed John Britten and his mates, mostly in his home in New Zealand. Exotic, innovative and stunning, it went on to …


Top Five of 2012: Photo Galleries

Best of the Cahier Archive: Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrows

Image: TheCahierArchive©
Enjoy this Photo Gallery of the Silver Arrows from the 1954, 1955, 2010, 2011 and 2012 Seasons.


Top Five of 2012: Videos

Video: Rally Heaven – Shotgun in a Lancia Stratos and Delta S4

“But then when the turbo comes together.. pshwt!”
When it came time for Pirelli to launch their new tyre for historic racing and rally cars, the P7 …