Fast Bikes Issue 244, Feb 2011

With Christmas boredom lurking on the horizon like post-Xmas lunch indigestion there really is only one salvation – the new issue of Fast Bikes is in the shops. So pretend you’re nipping out solo to buy the family some surprise Christmas booty, and let that surprise be that you come back clutching nothing more than the latest issue.

So what’s inside to excite your sportsbike gland?


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Kawasaki’s incredible ZX-10R: Full Launch Report

KTM’s impressively improved RC8 R: Full Launch Report


The Fast Bikes longtermer fleet annual face off. This is war.


The truth about suspension upgrades – we pimp three bikes with £2,500 of Bitubo kit, then test Standard V Modded

Paintjobs – some are great, some are not, but Altamura’s work is some of the best in the world. This is the story behind painting our competition GSX-R1000 ‘Ten’

Tuning Legends – behind the scenes with Moriwaki

PLUS: Riding Masterclass, five pages of new products, the K 1200 R in our Used Buyer’s Guide, your letters, and your monthly one-on-one with Chaz Davies, Nick Morgan, James Toseland, and Steve Parrish.. . and more!

There’s even a massive double poster with every issue!

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