Motorcycles

The Appalling Tsunami Of Acid Attacks On London's Motorcycling Community Is The Tip Of The Iceberg

Anton Shelupanov | Posted 18.07.2017 | UK
Anton Shelupanov

The Mayor must act now to ensure the safety of London's estimated quarter of a million motorcyclists. The acid attacks on five motorcyclists last Thu...

Delivery Drivers Too Scared To Work After Dark Because Of Acid Attacks

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 18.07.2017 | UK Politics

Delivery drivers are too scared to work after dark because of the rise in acid attacks, HuffPost UK was told today as hundreds of moped riders descend...

Vigilante Biker Groups Being Recruited To Stop Moped Gang Crimewave

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK

London’s motorcycle theft and moped-assisted crime wave has led to claims angry bikers are recruiting vigilantes to take on criminal gangs. A leafle...

The Creators Of The Vespa Have Built An Adorable Robot That Carries Your Shopping For You

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK Tech

Robots are getting a bad rep at the moment. If they’re not plotting to wipe out humanity, they’re preparing to take your job. But amid fears of a ...

Teen Moped Rider Arrested On Suspicion Of Attempted Murder After Crashing Into PC

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.01.2017 | UK

A teenage moped rider has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after crashing into a policeman who had asked him to stop. The Met said the ...

Boris Attacks 'Turnip Ghosts' Who Warned Against Brexit, In First Column Since July

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 02.01.2017 | UK

Boris Johnson has railed against “the turnip ghosts of Project Fear” in a stridently pro-Brexit newspaper column, his first for six months. Johnso...

Motorcycling in Vietnam - A Road Trip You'll Never Forget

James Woolven | Posted 09.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
James Woolven

Motorcycling in Vietnam is a growing trend with backpackers in the region. Many just rent bikes for short periods of time, but some, like us, buy them for extended trips and sell them at the end.

Do NOT Try This At Home

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.12.2014 | UK Tech

Johnathan Graham is a man who wants to answer a question we've all been wondering: what happens to your face at 150mph? We'll be honest we wish Jon...

Children See Grandmother Killed By Stunt-Pulling Motorcyclist

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK

An uninsured motorcyclist hit and killed a pensioner in front of her grandchildren, a court has heard. 73-year-old Raxmo Sharif was crossing Leyton...

This Italian Police Motorbike Display Is Incredible

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Comedy

We can't be certain when this video was filmed (the YouTube description says 1953, but it appears to feature Italian Prime Minister Giovanni Leone, wh...

Bored Motorcyclist Is Caught On Camera Bodypopping While Waiting For Traffic Lights To Change

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Picture the scene. You ride a motorbike - and you also like to indulge in a little bodypopping. So next time you find yourself waiting at the light...

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 ...

Ariel's Atom Police Car Looks Ridiculous

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Tech

This is the Ariel Atom police car, and as you can see, it looks utterly brilliant. Blurring the line between a neon bat car and a Formula 1 car thi...

One Amazing Breakthrough Gave This Man A New Face

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Tech

A man whose face was critically injured after a motorcycle accident has had his life transformed after ground-breaking surgery involving parts made wi...

Motorcycling Through Hue and Rural Vietnam

Jack Dutton | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Jack Dutton

We stop at a monastery where monks serve us sticky rice, sweet tofu curry and fried spring rolls. We rest after a heavy lunch. I hear the monks chanting mantras in some distant part of the building. It's hypnotic and I'm almost asleep on the cool tiled floor.

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.

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?

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...

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...

Street Artists Make Motorbikes Even Cooler

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 08.03.2012 | Home

Every now and then, a marketing executive in a big corporate firm has a Eureka! moment. Pens drop to the floor, ties get loosened at the neck and a...

Putin Kick Starts Election Campaign

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 30.10.2011 | UK

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has marked the opening of the presidential election race by riding a Harley Davidson alongside a fleet of Russia...