This month we reveal 79 new bikes for 2018 including all the tests and insights to ensure you know what's ahead for the world of motorcycling. Plus your FREE guide to Wallonia, Belgium - one of biking’s best kept secrets. Explore this hidden treasure on 1300km of great routes.Read More
You can blame the 1980s for lots of things. Shell suits, Chris DeBurgh’s Lady in Red and the Morris Ital, for example. But the ’80s also saw rapid development that shaped today’s bikes...Read More
This issue in Bike we will be reviewing 100 best buys. Whether its a retro, sportsbike or adventurer that rev's your engine we got them all covered!Read More
Find out which machine wins the 2017 Bike magazine Bike of the Year crown!Read More
In the September issue of Bike magazine we get an exclusive test of 2018’s best adventure bike, Yamaha’s top secret T7.
We go racing with some Lincolnshire boys in Belgium, when Guy Martin and Pete Boast race at Spa on a Suzuki Katana and this month’s group test features mid-size nakeds, when find out which has more fun per pound from the Triumph Street Triple R, Kawasaki Z900 and Yamaha MT-09.
Plus free inside this month: 36 pages of our sister custom bike magazine, Built.Read More
In the August issue of Bike magazine we test the two new variants of BMW’s ever successful GS – the Urban GS (an RnineT in disguise) and the R1200GS Rallye. We get our lean fix from the 198bhp Ducati Panigale S whilst the sun was shining on Britain’s B-roads and Bike reader Zac Patsalides takes us with him (or at least via his camera) on his maiden bike adventure on a ridiculously small Honda through Vietnam.
Elsewhere in the mag we thoroughly test Yamaha’s splendid Tracer 700, we take a look inside the Guzzi museum and we take a look back at the original retro racers when they ruled the TT course in the late sixties and early seventies.Read More
This month in Bike, we test the Yamaha R1 vs Honda Fireblade vs Kawasaki ZX-10R vs BMW S1000RR. We celebrate 10 years of the Street Triple and take the new KTM 1090R adventure biking on US trails.Read More
It’s a wonder that this magazine ever gets to the printer. The team that makes it (including me) are continually distracted by ‘purchasing possibilities’. A productive morning’s work can be derailed by the discovery of a £500 MZ, a £1495 Yamaha TRX850 or a tempting finance offer on a 2017 Honda Fireblade...Read More
This month Bike’s writers and testers have experienced very many events. Life-long Ducati fetishist Rupert Paul went to Spain to ride the new SuperSport, Jonathan Pearson tests KTM’s new Adventure models in Corsica and Martin Fitz-Gibbons took the first new R1200GS Exclusive in the UK for a two-up adventure...Read More
So obviously we’re hugely excited about the new ’Blade and GSX-R1000, especially after having to wait so long to see them. Good? Oh yes. James Haydon has tested the Honda, while JP has ridden the Suzuki. Now we can’t wait to see them in dealer showrooms, ride them on the road and watch them being raced at Donington Park and the Isle of Man...Read More
In this issue we take a close look at the new chrome-finish carbon-fibre Norton V4 SS and the first test ride on the massively entertaining new Triumph Bobber...Read More
In this special 164-page issue we’ve got together some great tales of motorcycle travel to inspire you to make a trip next summer - from Yorkshire to the Congo!Read More
This time of year you’ve got to make the most of any riding opportunity. \
Inside the 2017 new bikes issue: 82 new bikes including Norton’s new 200bhp V4 – the most advanced British bike ever.
In the January issue we take a ride out for a Sunday morning bimble with the Grand Tour star Richard Hammond and look into his amazing bike collection. We also take a look into the supercharged Triumph Thruxton: built so Carl Fogarty could win a sprint race. Triumph’s blown Thruxton R could be the future of performance...Read More
In this issue we look at the new Honda Fireblade and Suzuki GSX-R1000, each loaded with enough electronic brilliance and engineering ingenuity to alter the laws of physics. Enjoy the technical insights about the new ‘Blade and GSX-R1000, but revel too in the astonishing 2016 Triumph 675 Daytona, Suzuki GSX-R750 and Honda Fireblade too...Read More
Triumph and Guy Martin join forces to attempt a land speed record, we go out on LA's roads with a women-only biker gang and find out how Triumph's uprated Tiger Sport fairs against KTM's new Super Duke GT and BMW's S1000XR.Read More
50 new bikes, 86 judges, only 1 winner. In the October issue we reveal the winner of Bike’s Bike of the Year 2016. This year has been another great one for new motorcycles; there’s the Honda Africa Twin, Triumphs range of Bonnevilles, two, three and four cylinder bikes from Yamaha and plenty more. We asked 86 experts from the industry to nominate their standout new bikes from the past 12 months and the winner is in. So what is it? Find out in the October issue of Bike magazine…Read More
In this month’s issue we have the first test of the GS’s cooler cousin, the new BMW R nineT Scrambler and it’s rather fine. There’s a 28-page summer special where we celebrate two-wheel fun on the best day of the week – a Sunday; plus we ride the Yamaha 700 Tracer and there’s 32-pages of essential knowledge.Read More
In this issue we head to Wales for our huge 2016 adventure bike test, where the seven most popular adventure bikes go head-to-head on trails and B-roads. We have one last glorious ride on the Honda CBR600RR and Bike's Mark Graham takes a passenger ride with new rising star of British sidecar racing Chris Walker - as they say, 'what could possibly go wrong...'Read More
This month's issue is about decent riding kit. Every year the Bike team rack up thousands of miles riding all sorts of bikes in all sorts of weather, wearing all sorts of kit, from £19.99 Aldi gloves to fancy Rukka suits. The guide inside this issue is based on proper experience of leaking seams, broken zips and misting visors...Read More
This issue looks back at the heroic and hilarious past of what makes motorcycling cool in the 21st century.Triumph know the score - it’s what the brand new, stuffed with the latest technology but old looking Bonneville is all about. We’re older, but what’s great about motorcycling hasn’t changed in 40 years, even if the bikes (at least under the surface) have.Read More