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D-Air wireless airbag jackets from Ducati and Dainese protect riders from the road

D-Air wireless airbag jackets from Ducati and Dainese protect riders from the road

By 25 March 2014

D-Air jackets that inflate when a rider comes off a Ducati motorbike are not new, but ones that are wirelessly controlled by the bike are a world first. The latest airbag jacket, from motorbike manufacturer Ducati and riding gear specialist Dainese, is... >>

Kawasaki J makes three-wheeled bikes look amazing

Kawasaki J makes three-wheeled bikes look amazing

By 20 November 2013

The Tokyo Motor Show always throws up some beautiful concepts that look like they’ve come from the future, but we never expected one to be a three-wheeler. The Kawasaki J motorbike, or trike to be exact, is one of the best-looking machines we’ve seen.... >>

Skully P1 helmet pioneers navigation and rear view HUD with voice controls

Skully P1 helmet pioneers navigation and rear view HUD with voice controls

By 16 October 2013

We thought motorcycle helmets had peaked when Reevu released its MSX1 with a mirror system that lets the rider look behind them. Now Skully has pushed the boundaries further with a visor heads up display called Synapse. Synapse allows images to be displayed... >>

BMW C Evolution pictures and eyes-on

BMW C Evolution pictures and eyes-on

By 30 July 2012

BMW is about cars most of the time, but it also has a motorbike division and it's been working just as hard as the car concept team to embrace electric as the main power source. On show at the BMW Pavilion in the Olympic Park, as well as being used as... >>

Lit Motors C-1 gyroscopically-stabilised vehicle

Lit Motors C-1 gyroscopically-stabilised vehicle

By 5 July 2012

A revolutionary new vehicle promising to fuse the practicality of a car with the two-wheeled manoeuvrability of a motorbike will reach the UK in 2014, the creators have told Pocket-lint. The Lit C-1 is the brainchild of Danny Kim, who says it is one of... >>

Audi set to unveil its Wörthersee e-bike - a push bike motorcycle hybrid

Audi set to unveil its Wörthersee e-bike - a push bike motorcycle hybrid

By 14 May 2012

A bike that can be used either as a regular push bike or has an electric-powered motorbike is about to be revealed by Audi.  The German manufacturer will officially unveil the prototype Wörthersee e-bike with a stunt and street bike demonstration next... >>

Fully working Tron light cycle goes up for auction

Fully working Tron light cycle goes up for auction

By 2 March 2012

US fundraising website Charitybuzz.com is currently auctioning a full-size replica Tron light cycle, and the best news is that it works. The Xenon Light Motor Bike is a fully customised vehicle that can reach speeds of up to 50MPH, is 100 per cent electric... >>

Star Wars Stormtrooper leather motorcycle suit lets you show Imperial allegiance

Star Wars Stormtrooper leather motorcycle suit lets you show Imperial allegiance

By 6 December 2011

Star Wars fan, tick. Motorbike fan, tick. Good now that we’ve got that out of the way you are going to have to take a seat. What you see is the official Star Wars Stormtrooper motorcycle suit for you to own and ride in. “Inspired by the classic STAR... >>

Real life Tron Light Cycle: Yours for just $55,000

Real life Tron Light Cycle: Yours for just $55,000

By 1 December 2010

This is about the coolest thing that you're likely to see on a cold Wednesday afternoon. In fact, it's about the coolest thing that you're likely to see any day of the week. Ever. To celebrate the forthcoming release of Tron: Legacy, Florida bike shop... >>

IWOOT offers Cy-Fi speakers for cyclists

IWOOT offers Cy-Fi speakers for cyclists

By 30 April 2010

We've all been there. You think you should cycle to work, because it's healthier, but you can't face up to losing the ability to tune out of the morning commute by cranking up Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon on your car stereo. Well, now you've got... >>