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WIN! A Donington WSB Weekend Extravaganza with Red Bull Honda & Barracuda!

That’s right, here’s your chance to dine (and much more) at the Red Bull Hospitality table at Donington’s WSB event – VIP style! We’ve teamed up with the official Red Bull Honda WSB squad and their technical partner, Barracuda, to offer you the chance to experience a brilliant day out

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Make the 8th April your Ducati Day!

Open Day for all Ducati dealers in UK and Ireland First opportunity to see all new 2017 Models Chance to win a Ducati Track day experience including bike hire   The 8th April is an important date for not only Ducatisti but for all motorcyclists’ calendars. This is the day

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WIN! Tickets to the Prescott Bike Festival with Bloodbikes!

We’ve teamed up with Bloodbikes to give away five pairs of tickets for the Prescott Bike Festival on Sunday 9th April, taking place at the Prescott Hillclimb venue. There will be plenty of things to see and do, with lots of manufacturers confirmed at attending, as well as various motorcycle

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2017 Triumph Street Triple RS – First ride gallery!

Somehow, Triumph have made their Street Triple even better for 2017, and we were lucky enough to take it for a spin at the world launch in Spain on track and on road… Now without giving too much away, the Street Triple RS is epic. So we thought we’d share

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Sky and NOW TV customers on the verge of losing Eurosport

As if January wasn’t sh*t enough anyways, we’ve been thrown another massive curve ball due to an ongoing squabble between Sky and Discovery – a disaster for both British and World Superbikes. This means that if you have Sky or Now TV, you could be losing twelve channels: Discovery HD,

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Ducati Sales Up For 2016!

Ducati Motor Holding enjoyed yet another great year sales-wise in 2016, which saw 55,451 motorcycles delivered to their customers. This meant a 1.2% increase over their 2015 output, which means they’re still going in the right direction we guess! Obviously, this made Ducati CEO (and big cheese) Claudio Domenicali rather

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Marc Marquez – Red Bull MotoGP Snow Riding!

Yes indeed, in one of those ‘what can we do for PR during the winter’ campaigns, Red Bull talked Marc Marquez into riding his spike-shod RCV in the snow! Here’s the first quick clip… Then there’s the slightly extended version, featuring more riding clips – gotta give it to Marquez,

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New 2017 Triumph Street Triple 765!

Oh yes, Triumph have finally shown us what we’ve known has been coming for some time now – The new 2017 Triumph Street Triple range! And there’s not just one, but three versions of the larger 765cc naked hustlers available too, begging the question – which one would sir or

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Kawasaki Z650 – First ride teaser + specs!

For us, this bike as a lot to live up to; replacing the ER-6N is always going to be a tough job as it was such an easy, all round package and the ‘Z’ heritage is filled with 40 years of incredible machines – meaning a combination of the two

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Getting under the skin of the new Ariel Ace-R

As far as mentality goes – it’s all gone out the window in the creation the new Ariel Ace-R. Pure, unadulterated bike porn with some impressive figures to accompany… Engine: It doesn’t get much bigger than this – a 1267cc Honda V4 lump which bashes out 201BHP and 143NM torque,

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New 2017 Norton V4 SS & RR Superbikes!

Here at Fastbikes we have a lot of time for things that are fast, exclusive and absolutely drop-dead gorgeous. So when Norton announced their V4 SS & RR we were bloody excited, and for good reason. We delved into the details to see why you should be excited about this

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Ellison and Laverty sign for McAMS Yamaha

Team Traction Control are finally making the long awaited step up to the MCE British Superbike class for next season, signing James Ellison and Michael Laverty for their 2017 campaign – alongside Tarran Mackenzie in Supersport to become the factory backed squad for the coming season. Following their success with

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New 2017 Ducati 1299 Superleggera!

It’s finally here, in full, after being leaked left right and centre over the last few weeks – the new 2017 Ducati 1299 Superleggera! And it doesn’t disappoint either, with a specification worthy of a factory WSB or MotoGP hack and in some areas, it supersedes even those illustrious machines.

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Fast Bikes magazine is looking for a new Editor

The UK’s best sports bike magazine is looking for a new Editor. The perfect candidate will be an experienced journalist; organised, influential, and as good at planning, subbing, commissioning and briefing as they are at writing and riding faster-than-most without crashing. A geek-like knowledge of sports bikes past and present

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New 2017 Kawasaki Z1000 R!

With the range of Supernakeds growing ever more popular (and bonkers), it was only a matter of time until Kawasaki upped their game and finally gave its Z1000 a higher spec twin; behold, the Z1000 R edition. Here at Fast Bikes, we love the letter ‘R’ on anything; so it’s

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