Posts Tagged ‘motorcycle’

Turbine-powered motorbike aims to break speed record

Thursday, July 18th, 2013

A team building the “52 Express” motorcycle are aiming to break the previous 376mph speed record (more…)

Motorcycle off-road manoeuvre test is safer and cheaper

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

The Motorcycle Test Review was commissioned to look at the feasibility of moving the off-road manoeuvres part of the test onto the road and has concluded that this would increase injuries and costs. (more…)

Fighter jet inspired heads up for motorcyclists

Thursday, June 20th, 2013

A team of Russian engineers have come up with a prototype augmented reality GPS system for motorcycle helmets (more…)

Blood bikes needed

Friday, May 24th, 2013

A volunteer organisation that uses motorcycles to provide transportation of life saving medical care appeals for a motorcycle (more…)

Dual layer motorcycle helmet

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

A Californian based company has developed a motorcycle helmet constructed with two layers (more…)

Rider attitudes to motorcycle helmet fit

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

The Transport Research Laboratory researches motorcyclist attitudes to helmet fit and the mechanisms involved in helmet loss (more…)

Clooney told to wear proper helmet

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Hollywood actor, George Clooney, has been spotted by Italy’s traffic Police wearing an illegal motorcycle helmet (more…)

Hein Gericke UK gone into administration

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

The UK arm of motorcycle clothing and parts retailer Hein Gericke has gone into administration (more…)

Motorcycle friendly crash barriers

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

European research makes recommendations to change crash barrier design to make them motorcycle friendly (more…)

Lawsuit against the sender of the texts – distracted driving

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

US lawyers are to see if they can sue the sender of text messages to a driver involved in a head-on collision (more…)