The latest bike reviews and advice from our team

Lexmoto Echo Best Of 1 week ago

Top 5 best-selling bikes of 2019

The end of the year may be a time for rejoicing and making resolutions but it’s also a handy juncture for calculating the best-selling bikes of the previous 12 months – and thus a useful mechanism for identifying the best bikes in different categories. Check out our recommendations based on data from the MCIA here…
Advice 3 weeks ago

5 tips for keeping safe on the roads

When you get a motorcycle for the first time, you will, no doubt, feel incredibly excited. However, it is important to remember how critical it is to drive safely while also having fun. This is especially the case at this time of year when the weather is bad. So, with that being said, continue reading to discover some tips on keeping safe while on the road.
Best Of 1 month ago

Top 5 new Triumphs for 2020

What are these new Triumphs for 2020? How do they differ from existing models and what do you get for your money. We focus on the Top 5 new Triumphs for 2020 to find out…
Yamaha TMAX 540 Best Of 1 month ago

Top 5 new scooters and commuters for 2020

While exotic superbikes such as Honda’s all-new CBR1000RR Fireblade or power-packed roadsters like Ducati’s new 200bhp Streetfighter V4 and Kawasaki’s supercharged Z H2 might have deservedly grabbed all the new bike headlines for 2020 that doesn’t mean there’s a shortage of new scooters and commuters. Here we give a more detailed look at our Top 5 New Scooters and Commuters for 2020 to find out…
Guide 2 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.
Best Of 2 months ago

Top 5 first bikes for £5K

Just because you’re operating on a budget when you’re starting out on two wheels doesn’t mean that you can’t afford something that’s sporty, stylish or versatile. Check out our picks here...
Advice 2 months ago

Essential tips for winter motorcycle riding

Winter is well and truly upon us. We’ve got our central heating on and it’s pitch black by 5 pm! All of this means that it is a lot more difficult for motorcyclists. Keep reading to discover our essential tips for winter motorcycle riding...
Advice 2 months ago

Buying A Bike In Light Of Euro 5

If you’re thinking about buying a motorcycle anytime soon, there’s one phrase you need to get your head around first - Euro 5 emissions. Following on, perhaps unsurprisingly, from Euro 4 emissions, this new stipulation is set for all new bikes in January 2020. Old bikes beware, though, because January 2021 sees euro 5 rolled out across the board...
Review 2 months ago

Triumph Bobber Bobber (2016 - ) review

British favourites Triumph continue to lead the way with its retros. 2016’s all-new Bonneville roadster twins spawned 2017’s US-custom influenced Bobber in turn leading to this even better blacked-out, fat-tyred version.
Harley Davidson Livewire News 2 months ago

Harley-Davidson reveal 2020 newcomers

Harley-Davidson have officially unveiled its new models for 2020 which include the official production version of its hugely-anticipated LiveWire electric bike, an updated, revived version of its Low Rider S performance cruiser, not one but THREE new, special edition ‘CVO’ models AND its most fully-loaded, grand tourer yet – the new Road Glide Limited.
Advice 2 months ago

Top 5 reasons to buy a bike this winter

Just because we’re heading into the depths of winter, the temperatures have dropped and the nights are drawing in doesn’t mean it’s not a great time to buy a bike.
BMW R18-2 Best Of 2 months ago

Top 5 ‘future’ and concept bikes coming soon

While the annual EICMA Show in Milan has showcased plenty of exciting new bikes for 2020, including Honda’s all-new Fireblade and Kawasaki’s supercharged Z H2 it’s also given us the first look at some of the amazing bikes we can expect in years to come.
Honda CBR1000RR SP Fireblade Best Of 2 months ago

Top 5 new bikes for 2020

It’s showtime! The time of year when, first at EICMA in Milan and later in November at Motorcycle Live! at the NEC in the UK when all the new bikes for 2020 are revealed – and on the basis of what’s been shown so far next year is shaping up to be better than ever! Read all about the new launches here..
Best Of 3 months ago

Top 5 adventure bikes for under £4000

What exactly can you get for your £4000 budget, what should you look out for, what are they capable of and which are the best? Our experts make their pick…
BMW R nineT Pure Review 3 months ago

BMW R nineT Pure review (2017 - )

The original R nineT retro boxer in 2013 was so successful it spawned a whole family. The down-specced Pure us the latest, most affordable version.
Review 3 months ago

Yamaha MT-07 review (2019 - )

Brilliant middleweight twin cylinder naked gets significant update with suspension improvements and a cosmetic tweak
Best Of 3 months ago

Top 5 most anticipated new 2020 bikes

What exactly do we know so far about the cream of the 2020 crop and what can we look forward to see in the flesh in the UK for the first time at Motorcycle Live in November? Our latest round-up will hopefully supply most of the answers…
BMW R1250RS Review 3 months ago

BMW R1250RS review (2019 - )

BMW’s reintroduced sports-tourer version of its big boxer gets a significant update for 2019 by way of not just the new ShiftCam engine but also refreshed looks, TFT screen, LED lights and more – it’s a great all-rounder
Triumph Street Twin review Review 3 months ago

Triumph Street Twin review (2019 - )

Triumph’s entry-level Bonnie gets a significant boost with improvements to its engine, suspension, brakes and more – the result is a great introduction to retro roadsters.
BMW R1250RS Best Of 3 months ago

Top 5 sports tourers

Over the last decade or so the motorcycling category of ‘sports-tourers’ had become somehow unfashionable. But what exactly do each of these new sports-tourers offer? What kind of experience do they deliver? And what do you get for your money? Hopefully our round up of these latest and greatest five will help you decide…