Ducati V4S Streetfighter

Taking my bike for a service has become a bit of a chore now my local dealer has moved from Romford to Maldon. It’s not too far away to be fair, but if you haven’t got time it can be awkward, I used to drop it off the day before, […]

Ducati Hypermotard 950SP

Practical all round motorbike? Or just an expensive boys (or girls) toy? To be fair any bike can be an all round bike, there’s Nick Saunders for instance who took an R1 sports bike around the world. However for most of us a practical bike is a bike that does […]

Helite Turtle Airbag Vest

Great product, slightly odd name Having noticed a few fellow ELAM’ites wearing the Helite Turtle Airbag vests on social rides, I chatted to the owners and was very impressed with the safety potential. So I took the plunge and paid £ 450 on 0% APR from Sportbikeshop about two years […]

Ruroc Atlas Helmet

There’s a new kid on the block (OK they’re nearly a year old). Who are Ruroc? They made their name making snowboarding helmets which are by all accounts rather good. It was put to them that they should make a motorcycle helmet, and low and behold they did. So are […]