UK Motorbikes

Incredibly Lucky Motorcyclist Escapes Death By Inches

Zoom.In | Chris York | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK Tech

This motorcyclist is extremely lucky to be alive after a road accident that almost put him underneath the wheels of a heavy truck....

This Motorbike Stunt Is About To Go Horribly Wrong... Twice

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK Comedy

Here at HuffPost UK Comedy, we love nothing more than funny cat videos videos that show real-life events which could have been scripted. Take this ...

What Can a Backpacker Learn From a Duck in a Bar?

Megan Brownrigg | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Megan Brownrigg

The duck who joined the Northern Irish boys on their motorcycle tour of Vietnam hit national headlines a few weeks ago. I was lucky enough to be in the Phong Nha bar the night that Matthew McInnes, Dan McAllen and their mates turfed up with The Captain, mid-tour.

Seven Quirky Ways to Travel the UK Without Breaking the Bank

Tom McLoughlin | Posted 20.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tom McLoughlin

If you fancy exploring the British Isles there are plenty of ways you can do it without having to spend the budget of a small army. The most conventional would be to stay in hotels or bed and breakfasts, but that's a bit dull really, isn't it?

Watch The Moment A Motorcyclist Slides Under A Lorry - And Miraculously Escapes Unscathed

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Comedy

You know that thing in movies where a biker slides underneath a lorry (or train, or other large vehicle) in order to avoid being hit by it? Well, t...

How Not To Test Drive A Scooter

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Comedy

Now, we don't know very much about riding scooters. But we do know that you shouldn't get over-confident when you're test driving one. In the wo...

Look, No Hands! Man Ties Turban While Riding Motorbike At 55km/Hr

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Comedy

Bhupinder ‘Speedy’ Singh is a proud Sikh and a bit of a turban expert. Check out his ever-so slightly impressive ability to tie turbans under ...

WATCH: One Show-Off. One Motorbike. One Epic Fail.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Comedy

Got 23 seconds to spare? Good. Watch this short-but-oh-so-sweet fail. You really couldn't script better slapstick than this. Bless! SEE ALSO: Th...

WATCH: BMW Vs Motorbike: Which Will Win?!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Comedy

Watch this incredibly tense race to find out! (Via Daily Picks And Flicks)...

This Is What Happens When You Recklessly Overtake

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.04.2014 | UK

Ouch... Beware bikers, this is what can happen when you recklessly overtake. Ok, so we're not too sure why the driver of the truck felt the need...

How To Park A Motorbike Like A Boss

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Comedy

As seen in Brazil. Remind us to try this (once we've actually bought a motorbike). (Via Daily Picks And Flicks) ...

Here's A Terrifying Video Lesson In Motorcyclist Safety

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK

Be careful on those bikes folks. That's the resounding message to taken from this incredible head-cam footage posted online by 21-year-old Jack Sa...

Prince William Indulges His Love Of Motorbikes At Birmingham Event

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK

The Duke of Cambridge has indulged his love of motorbikes with a visit to Britain's biggest bike show. William astonished thousands of bike fans at...

LOOK: Kawasaki's New Concept Bike Is Insane

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK Tech

The future of motorcycling has been unveiled - and it looks a lot like one first demonstrated in 1982. The Kawasaki J Three Wheeler EV concept has ...

What Motorbiking Has Taught Me About Life Part Two

Benedict Beaumont | Posted 20.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Benedict Beaumont

If you have the strength to let go of your plans, if you have the courage to abandon your preconceived notions and the wisdom to admit sometimes you are wrong, you can start to trust that fate will push you in the right direction. It invariably does.

What Motor Biking Has Taught Me About Life Part One

Benedict Beaumont | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Benedict Beaumont

But the biggest lessons I learned were not just the merely mechanical knowledge and physical skills of long distance bike touring. Drifting around the snowy peaks of Himachel Pradesh and the dusty plains of Rajasthan gave me an opportunity to reflect on my own journey through life.

PICS: Best. Helmet. Ever.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.04.2013 | UK Comedy

Bikers! Want to feel a bit more superhuman when you're out on your motorcycle? Well, look no further - because thanks to helmet designers/manufactu...

Forget 'New York, New York' and Think 'Berlin, Berlin'

Carli Smith | Posted 25.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Carli Smith

Imagine combining two of your favourite passions into one fun-filled evening...the Night of Custom event hosted by Harley-Davidson and Gibson in Berli...

Harder to Get on Two-Wheels Than Ever Before?

Carli Smith | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Carli Smith

With even more rules and regulations being introduced for motorcycle licences, it would seem that it is becoming increasingly difficult to get onto two wheels. 2013 saw the introduction of 3DLD a.k.a. regulations to limit the power of the machine that you can ride at certain ages, but is it really harder than ever before?

Biker Banned For A Year For Speeding At 152mph

PA | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

A motorcyclist caught speeding at 152mph has been banned from the roads for 12 months after being convicted of dangerous driving, a safer roads partne...

Motorcycle Nakedness

Caters | Richard Ashmore | Posted 24.12.2012 | Home

These motorbikes look like pretty racey, but not because they go very fast - they're actually made up from multiple naked athletic models. The dir...

"He's Been So Lucky"

PA | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK

The sister of a motorcyclist who was found seriously injured in a roadside ditch almost three days after he crashed has said it is a miracle that he i...

Is Cheap Fuel a False Economy? Honda NC700S Review

Bob Pickett | Posted 15.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Bob Pickett

Honda has a real winner on its hands. It is a fun bike to ride, but does the commuter stuff well. And you might want to take a photo of your local petrol station... you won't be visiting them too often in the future.

Bursting the Biker Bubble

Suzi Perry | Posted 05.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Suzi Perry

I have to admit, when I got up for work on Monday morning I didn't expect that I would have been wrapped up in bubble wrap and stood in the middle of a roundabout just a couple of hours later. Don't worry, I wasn't alone; Double World Superbike champion, James Toseland and legendary cricketer, Darren Gough, were wearing them too...

12 Biking Wishes For Christmas 2011

Bob Pickett | Posted 10.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Bob Pickett

This will be my last chance to get a column in place before the holidays, so here are my 12 Biking Wishes that I'd like Santa to bring/give for 2011: ...