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Apprentice rider heads for court after being pulled over at high speed in Warrnambool | The standard

news, latest news, A 27-year-old man from South Australia, who decided to take his dad’s Harley Davidson motorcycle for a spin, was detected speeding 130mph along Wollaston Road in Warrnambool. A police spokesman said the speeding driver was timed at high speed in a 60km/h speed zone. “And he only …

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Woman arrested for cash, cocaine and seized cars after 100mph police chase

Police chased a speeding motorbike in Merseyside over the weekend. The high-speed chase began in Bootle after officers spotted a motorbike going too fast, the motorbike reached 100mph when it finally entered Wirral. The man driving the bike abandoned the vehicle, which police suspected was stolen, then fled through an …

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Intro: Ducati Multistrada V4 Pikes Peak 2022, in the February issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2022, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the February 2022 issue of Roadracing World: Extract: “Do you want to take one off-road?” Someone asked me. “I’ve driven the (Multistrada) 1260 off-road, and I think this one would be even better,” I replied. I was speaking with Ducati Brand Ambassador …

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Furious driving dad collided with his son’s stolen motorbike while chasing him

A father who saw red swooped on his son’s stolen motorbike as he chased the people he believed to have stung it. Peter Merrett’s son had previously had his motorbike stolen and it was recovered from the same area Merrett was passing through on the day of the collision. The …

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Warrnambool drag racer Tony Frost steps up to pro motorcycling class | The standard

news, latest news, TONY Frost puts the finishing touches on his pro-stock bike as he prepares to live out a lifelong dream of competing in Australia’s premier class of drag racing. The Warrnambool competitor tested his new machine at Heathcote Park last weekend and plans further testing before racing. “I …

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Warrnambool homeless man charged with drugs and weapons offenses after motorbike accident | The standard

news, latest news, A 30-year-old homeless man from Warrnambool, who crashed his motorbike along Moore Street, will appear in court on Friday on charges of drug trafficking. Warrnambool Police attended the scene of an accident around 6pm on Thursday after reporting the single vehicle collision. It was discovered that there …

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Recap: A5 stranded in Gwynedd after crash involving motorbike and lorry

The A5 in Gwynedd is blocked in both directions after an accident involving a motorbike and a lorry. The incident happened just outside Tregarth, affecting traffic between Bangor and Betws y Coed. Emergency services are on site. READ MORE: Snowdonia beauty spot to undergo three months of roadworks We will …

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“I was drinking a bottle of wine a night until my husband gave me an ultimatum – now I don’t want alcohol and it’s liberating”

“I’ve just had enough,” Michaela Weaver’s husband Jeff said. “You’re halfway through a bottle of wine – I never see you when you’re fully lucid. You’re unpredictable – I don’t know if you’ll fly away. I just had enough.” For Michaela, this was a wake-up call. His relationship with alcohol …

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MotoGP analysis: Jim Redman, star of the 1960s, in the January issue – Roadracing World Magazine

Featured in the January 2022 issue of Roadracing World: On September 17, 1961, Mike Hailwood on a four-cylinder RC162 won the 250cc Swedish Grand Prix at Kristianstad and with this victory secured Honda’s first world championship. Jim Redman finished the race in fourth, completing a top-four sweep for Hwave. The …

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Dog walker needed ‘thousands of pounds’ in dental repairs after dangerous motorbike crash

A dog walker needed ‘thousands of pounds’ of dental treatment after being hit by a motorbike. Cleveland Police are appealing for witnesses following the Middlesbrough incident where a dog walker was injured by a bicycle. At around 4pm on Monday December 20, a man was walking his dog on Linthorpe’s …

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Shops: 619 Kneedraggrz, in the January issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2022, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the January 2022 issue of Roadracing World: “When I first started racing, one of the biggest challenges I faced was transporting my bike and my stuff around the circuit. I only had a car that couldn’t tow anything, so I had to …

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This motorcycle looks like the future we’ve always dreamed of

Electric Untitled Motorcycle’s XP Zero has hot hatch torque and a Tate-worthy design Activate Javascript to see all available images. This, in purely objective terms, is a custom electric motorcycle. And this rather dry sentence illustrates the fundamental flaw of pure objectivity: the inability to make value judgments. And, when …

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The 2021 MotoAmerica Champions, in the December issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the December 2021 issue of Roadracing World: The MotoAmerica AMA / FIM North American road racing series crowned six new champions in the 2021 season. Here’s a recap of who won what in Moto America’s six full-time racing classes. —2021 MotoAmerica Champions, …

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Historical illustrations of racing bikes: forensic illustrations, in the December issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the December 2021 issue of Roadracing World: This month’s column is my attempt to answer the question “How do you create these detailed illustrations of racing bikes?” ” We all have talents; God gave me a fascination with everything mechanical and an …

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Updates as A4 closed to traffic after West Berkshire crash involving car and motorcycle

A main road in Berkshire is closed following an accident involving a motorbike and a car today (Monday 6 December). The A4 Gravel Hill Westbound is closed to traffic between the A34 junction (Speen) and the Church Road junction (Marsh Benham). Traffic is currently unable to access the road from …

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Norton Motorcycles unveils new Café Racer bike ahead of the big show

Legendary manufacturer Norton Motorcycles has unveiled the prototype of a new motorcycle. The V4CR is a Café Racer derivative of the company’s V4SV superbike. It is the first prototype designed, manufactured and built at the company’s recently opened global headquarters in Solihull. READ MORE: Huge festive biker parade to cross …

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Stores: Steady Garage, in the November issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the November 2021 issue of Roadracing World: When American Honda presented its all-new 2022 Grom model to reporters, the company let them go on the narrow mountain roads of the Angeles National Forest, north of Los Angeles. And for a base of …

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Driving KTM’s $ 38,999 RC 8C, in November issue – Roadracing World Magazine

Featured in the November 2021 issue of Roadracing World: “The large group of riders gathered in the pit lane of the Jerez circuit, eagerly awaiting the blue garage doors to roll and unveil their new 2022 KTM RC 8C track bikes. finally opened, they revealed a fleet of 25 KTM …

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Racing History: Harley-Davidson’s Top Secret World Superbike and MotoGP Project – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the November 2021 issue of Roadracing World: Just over 20 years ago, a series of high-level management meetings were held at Harley-Davidson’s corporate headquarters in Milwaukee, on the shores of Lake Michigan. During these encounters, there were two opposing factions. First, the …

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Dyno Testing: Chasing Missing Power, in the November issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the November 2021 issue of Roadracing World: How powerful is the newest Ducati Streetfighter? The answer depends on the equipment you are in. The question arose when Roadracing World tested a 2021 Ducati Streetfighter kit, which felt as fast as anything on …

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Luton motorcyclist died in crash near Ampthill after wheel “vibrated fiercely”

A man from Luton lost control of a motorcycle and died on a “very straight road with good visibility” after taking cocaine and cannabis. An investigation learned that on Sunday, June 27, Scott Paterson, 29, was riding a powerful Yamaha motorcycle that he did not have a license to drive …

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Heavy Metal: BMW R 18 B and R 18 Transcontinental, in the November issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the November 2021 issue of Roadracing World: “El Hefe was tearing the guitar from the ‘We Called It America’ intro apart when the little Marshall 25w speakers in the front of the fairing were drowned out by a terrible cacophony as the …

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BAGNAIA OUTSIDE MILLER AGAIN

By Dan McCarthy Publication date: November 7, 2021 For the fifth race in a row, Francesco Bagnaia took pole position in MotoGP, this time at the Algarve circuit in Portugal, once again ahead of his Australian teammate Jack Miller. The lap record was broken by several riders in Q2 and …

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Avon 3D Ultra Xtreme tyres, tried and tested in the September 2021 issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the September 2021 issue of Roadracing World: “My wife Sandy is a long time supporter of my racing habits and recently told me she was impressed when many years ago I ordered Avon tires shipped from England for my old Kawasaki EX500. …

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Man in his 40s seriously injured legs in motorcycle accident

A man was taken to hospital with “serious leg injuries” after an accident this morning. Emergency services were called to Brimstage Road, Wirral, following reports of an accident involving a motorcycle. The Northwest Ambulance Service confirmed that a man in his 40s sustained serious injuries to his leg in the …

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Two injured in motorcycle and car crash on main road

A motorcycle-car crash left two injured and closed a busy road in Southport. Emergency services rushed to the scene of Marine Drive in Southport on Tuesday at 4:45 p.m. to report a motorcycle-car crash. Merseyside Police said two people were reportedly injured after the crash, which happened near the Southport …

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Michael Dunlop and Alastair Seeley aim for Bishopscourt joy

Michael Dunlop and Alastair Seeley headlining an impressive entry for this weekend’s Neil and Donny Robinson Memorial Short Reunion in Bishopscourt. Former Irish Superbike Champion Seeley was in great shape during the opening round of the Ulster Superbike Championship last weekend in Kirkistown, County Down, where he landed a hat-trick …

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DB arrests 8 members of Dhaka motorcycle thief gang Cumilla

The Police Detective Division (DB) claims to have arrested eight members of an organized motorcycle thieving gang while carrying out special operations in different areas of Dhaka and Cumilla. According to DB officials, the criminals first scout and draw up a list of houses that do not have security guards. …

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2021 Adelanto Grand Prix results

Jean Turner | June 3, 2021 Former Adelanto King Ty Davis has taken it upon himself to resurrect the famous Adelanto Grand Prix for 2021, and although it is no longer part of any major off-road series, promoting a stand-alone event turned out to be a big challenge. Still, Davis …

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Arai Helmets, official partner of the 2021 series

Press release | April 22, 2021 Manufacturer of quality on-board helmets for the 2021 MotoAmerica ChampionshipThe following is a press release from MotoAmerica… Irvine, Calif. (April 23, 2021) – MotoAmerica, the premier motorcycle road racing series in North America, is proud to announce that Arai Helmets will be an official …

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Life Insurance: How To Choose A Term Insurance Plan

Inflation in the health sector is 15% per year compared to headline inflation of 6-7% in recent years. By AP Singh A good financial advisor will always discuss the importance of life and health insurance as part of financial planning. Indeed, if an individual suddenly falls ill or suffers an …

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Hanging with Bobby Fong, in the March issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the March 2021 issue of Roadracing World: There were times when Bobby Fong found himself facing the possibility that his racing career was over, but he never gave up. That perseverance led the 29-year-old to become the 2019 MotoAmerica Supersport Champion and …

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