First impressions: London Motorcycle Show

The free parking on offer almost made it mandatory to ride to the London Motorcycle Show today.  So I did.  Even though it was absolutely freezing.  No rain or ice so perfectly safe, but the temperature was -0.5 degrees (C) when I left home around 10:30am.  I’d never been on the bike when it has […]

Compact DSLR – Sony NEX-5

One of the realities of motorcycling is that we are limited in what we can take with us. Whether it be on a touring holiday for a couple of weeks or a track day, space is always at a premium.  Some bikes of course are better than others, with the big tourers, complete with top […]

Track Day Action from Brands Hatch

Have you ever been to a motorcycle track day? They are great fun.  The perfect way to see if you’ve got what it takes to be a MotoGP or World Super Bike rider.  Or just to see how fast your new bike is.  Or how quickly you can ruin a set of tyres. Or how […]

Motorcycle Live 2011

The website for Motorcycle Live 2011  looked promising (motorcyclelive.co.uk) with a promotional video being played on an iPhone held by a gloved motorcyclist. The glove could even be changed, depending on your favoured style of riding; Classic, Fighter, Sport, Alive, Off-Road and Custom – though the video was the same. The cover of the program […]

GoPro HD Hero2

My new Hero2 had arrived. I’ve barely had time to remove it from the box.  The packaging of the Hero2 is very slick and exudes the high tech, high quality feel of the product within. On viewing the Hero2 against the previous model I noticed two things.  First was how old my original GoPro is […]

New Friends

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GoPro Hero2: Out now!

The GoPro Hero2 is now available. I’ve been using the GoPro HD Hero for some time now.  It is a great piece of kit for taking high definition video footage of your ride. GoPro HD Hero Videos They’ve just released an upgrade that will make it even better. The HD HERO2 benefits from a complete […]