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Motorbike Fast by Suzi-Mae (who is 11 years and 5 months old). I hold on tight, I look straight ahead, Leaving behind my warm, cosy bed. Now I’m ready and steady, Raring to go, Ignoring the things that are quite, very slow. Motorbike fast, Rock to and fro, And motorbike vroom go! go! go! Your thunderous...

Dave, Your June 2013 issue is superb as ever – and it was great to see a couple of the missives I sent along in that issue in the company of another...

Saturday With anything new, it’s important to understand the nature of the beast. In this instance, the beast is me and my somewhat nervous, panicky...

A European Viewpoint Everybody loves a bit of Europe, what with the sun, the mountains, the funny food and the acceptable lager. But when it comes to...

Sometimes things can go wrong. Even for those of us who have more than a vague idea about how bikes work. This sorry tale is a prime example. You can have...

Last month I mentioned I had sorted my sidestand switch problems. Well for a while at least. Fortunately I had asked on the Moto Guzzi club forum how to bypass it (short the red and black leads together and ignore the brown) so when it stopped my engine half way home I knew what to do. But unfortunately I didn’t have any wire cutting capability in my tool bag. However...

The Horizons Unlimited (HU) website and forum for overland travellers was started way back in 1997 by Grant and Susan Johnson, a couple of Canadians who...

Final Chapter We spent four days in Ushuaia, suddenly the whole journey caught up with us and we both felt quite exhausted. For the end of the world,...

I looked up the address for Made in Metal and it said “Elms Business Park”. I thought warehouse; industrial unit; soulless. Imagine my joy when I arrived...

I was in high school when Jarno Saarinen charged to the top of international motorcycle road racing in the early 1970s. I didn’t even own a motorcycle...