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The Sports Archives – Ever dreamt of owning the latest Yamaha MT09?

As the self-proclaimed ‘Dark side of Japan’ the Yamaha MT09 is really making headlines in the world of sport bike design. Yamaha claim “With a compact new chassis and high-torque 3-cylinder engine, this new generation performance machine is designed for … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – The Best Motocross Crashes – Ever!

Motocross, or MX, is a fast paced, exciting and incredibly competitive sport.  Riders don safety gear and whizz around bumpy, tight and treacherous courses, struggling to stay on their bikes while they battle for position. To the average spectator, Motocross … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Speedway Racing – What’s It All About?

Speedway motorbikes are unlike your conventional road bikes; for starters, they don’t have brakes! They have one gear and a 500 cc engine that runs on methanol fuel. They can accelerate at excessive speeds of up to 60 mph, which … Continue reading

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