The latest bike reviews and advice from our team

Yamaha’s new Ténéré 700 ‘Rally Edition’ News 2 days ago

Yamaha’s new Ténéré 700 ‘Rally Edition’

Yamaha’s best-selling middleweight adventure bike, the Ténéré 700, has now become even more attractive with the Japanese firm’s introduction of this new, heritage-inspired special edition version – the Ténéré 700 ‘Rally Edition’. Read all about it here.
Top 5 electric bikes and scooters for 2020 Best Of 5 days ago

Top 5 electric bikes and scooters for 2020

To help you get to the bottom of the latest and greatest in their ever-growing and more exciting two-wheeled sector, here’s Auto Trader’s guide to the current (sic) best electric bikes and scooters available.
Honda CB125F Best Of 1 week ago

Top 5 2020 bikes for commuting

Motorcycles are a brilliant leisure pursuit, adrenaline fix or vehicle for adventure but they’re also an effective, affordable form of transport – great commuters in fact. In the wake of the Covid-19 crisis, with a host of new models for 2020, a raft of tempting offers and incentives from manufacturers and dealers keen to revive the market there’s never been a better time to buy.
Can I ride an e-scooter legally? Advice 2 weeks ago

Can I ride an e-scooter legally?

As the UK prime minister has encouraged people to avoid public transport, lots of people are looking for new ways to get about. What are e-scooters, are they legal and where and when you use one?
Top 5 English Motorbike Rides Best Of 3 weeks ago

Top 5 English Motorbike Rides

The latest Government COVID-19 recovery strategy provides clarification that non-essential travel over greater distances is now acceptable in England. As exercise and travel restrictions have become more relaxed, we are here to share our top 5 UK motorbike rides for you to enjoy.
4 new scooters for your commute Best Of 1 month ago

4 new scooters for your commute

Commuting to work on a motorcycle is beneficial in a number of ways, motorcyclists you’re less likely to get in a traffic jam as can weave in and out of traffic. With COVID-19 bringing up many challenges, we don’t want your commute to be one of them. Why not explore the best bikes for commuting?
Review 1 month ago

Kawasaki Z650 roadster/naked (2020-) review

The first Z650 in 2017 was the renamed, updated successor to Kawasaki’s perky, novice-friendly ER6n twin. This further improved version is Euro5 compliant, better equipped and a great ‘first big bike’.
Yamaha Tracer 700 sports-tourer Review 2 months ago

Yamaha Tracer 700 sports-tourer (2020-)

The original 2016 MT07-based Tracer 700 was brilliant, budget all-rounder. This significantly updated version gets better suspension, equipment and style for just £400 more.
Harley-Davidson Heritage Classic Best Of 2 months ago

Top 5 Harley tourers for 2020

‘Touring bikes’ for most Europeans may conjure images of autobahn-busting BMWs likes the R1250RT or high-tech heavyweights such as Yamaha’s evergreen FJR1300 but the true kings of touring machinery are arguably US legend Harley-Davidson. So, what different types are there, exactly? What’s new for 2020 and what do you get for your money? Here’s our current pick of the five best Harley tourers for 2020 to help you decide…
Yamaha Tracer 700 Best Of 2 months ago

Top 5 Best Sellers so far of 2020

What are the five best selling bikes so far of 2020? We look through the MCIA figures to give you the low down on the 5 most popular bikes of this year so far…
CCM Spitfire Bobber review (2019-) Review 3 months ago

CCM Spitfire Bobber review (2019-)

Latest variant of bespoke British single adds ‘40s balloon bobber tyres to lightweight chassis and punchy ex-enduro engine and is arguably the best yet. Stylish and fun but limited practicality.
Bike owners granted MOT exemption due to coronavirus Advice 3 months ago

Bike owners granted MOT exemption due to coronavirus

The UK government has granted ‘temporary exemption’ of MOTs of motorbikes. This will enable vital services to continue, essential workers to get to work, and allow the public to get essential food and medicine during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Advice 3 months ago

Coronavirus advice for bike riders

What does the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic mean for motorcyclists? Here's our guide to the key questions facing motorbike owners.
Guide 3 months ago

How to clean your bike

Like all good investments, you need to look after them to ensure they last for as long as possible and retain their value. This is certainly the case when it comes to your bike. Continue reading to discover the steps you need to take.
Harley-Davidson Low Rider S Review 3 months ago

Harley-Davidson Low Rider S cruiser (2019-) review

Harley’s sports-cruiser, the Low Rider S, returns for 2020 with new Softail chassis, latest ‘Milwaukee Twin’ engine and improved cycle parts. Harley’s don’t come much sportier, but it’s no Diavel-beater