The latest bike advice from our team

Advice 5 months ago

How is bike insurance calculated?

One of the biggest headaches for motorbike owners is trying to find a good deal on their insurance. Thanks to the internet, the options are seemingly endless and it can be hard to know if you're getting a good price. Knowing what insurers are looking for will allow you to maximise your chances of getting a good deal, so let's take a closer look at some of the main factors.
Advice 5 months ago

Why heated gloves are great while riding your motorbike

If you have a motorbike, one thing you need to make sure you do is choose the right gear so that you are protected while on the roads. One thing you definitely need is a pair of gloves. But don’t opt for any old pair; you need heated gloves...
Advice 6 months ago

What affects the cost of motorcycle insurance?

Before you can get your bike on the road, you’ll need to sort out your insurance. This can be a confusing experience. With so many insurers to choose from it can be hard to know if you’re getting a good deal. Let’s take a closer look at some of the factors you can expect to affect your insurance costs.
Advice 6 months ago

Top tips for getting cheaper bike insurance

Insuring a motorbike can be a bit overwhelming. Thanks to the internet, our options have increased massively, with hundreds of providers to choose from. With so much choice, it can be hard to know if you’re getting a good deal. We are here to help give you everything you need to get a good deal...
How to get on your bike in 5 steps with CBT Advice 6 months ago

How to get on your bike in 5 steps with CBT

Longing to get on a bike and ride into the sunset? Here we tell you how to go from novice to the owner of your very own compulsory basic training (CBT) certificate.
Can I ride an e-scooter legally? Advice 8 months 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?
Bike owners granted MOT exemption due to coronavirus Advice 11 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 1 year ago

Are Motorcycle Sidecars Safe?

Riding bikes that have a sidecar attached is very different when compared to riding standard two-wheeled bikes. Find out how to keep safe here...
Advice 1 year ago

How Important Are Motorcycle Boots?

How important are motorcycle boots? Well, they are essential and a key component on bike safety. Anybody who’s into their bikes should always have a pair of motorcycle boots. Here we explain why...
Advice 1 year ago

A Comprehensive Guide On Where To Park Your Motorcycle

The roar of the engine and rush of wind against your face! These are parts of the motorcycle experience that are pure joy! Sadly, the heady buzz such rides provide is often quickly dampened by the hassle and chaos of finding a parking space. We're here to help you get to grips with where you're allowed to park your bike...
Advice 1 year 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.
Advice 1 year 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 1 year 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...
Advice 1 year 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.
How to store a motorcycle over winter Advice 1 year ago

How to store a motorcycle over winter

With the arrival of increasingly extreme weather, it takes a bold rider to keep using their bike throughout winter. However, ‘not riding’ a motorcycle isn’t as simple as it sounds, that’s why we’ve put together some tips on how to store your motorcycle safely over winter.
How should I write a bike advert? Advice 1 year ago

How should I write a bike advert?

A good advert can help to sell a motorbike or scooter more quickly and for more money, so it's important to do it as well as possible