VIEWS: 57 PAGES: 19 POSTED ON: 7/6/2011
DISTRIBUTED TO AROUND FREE ISSUE ISSUE No. 168 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS 50,000 BIKERS AND GROWING! AUGUST 2008 THE UK’S TOP FREE BIKERS MAGAZINE THE www.emblembikersmag.com • THRUXTON TEST • ZANOTTI • HARD DRIVE FEST REPORT • TOSELAND AT THE TAIL END • SUMMER RALLIES AND RACES THE ORIGINAL BIKERS HANDBOOK - IF IT GOES ON - IT GOES IN!! 1 EMBLEM PO Box 101, Loughborough, Leicester LE12 9ZT.Tel/Fax: 01509 508423 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS BREAKING Custom Cruisers Based in Derbyshire, are one of Europe's ALL BIKES fastest growing distributors of custom and cruiser parts for American, Japanese and European bikes. We also distribute tools and a wide range of parts for Honda’s Gold Wing. THE MIDLANDS We distribute: Renegade Styling of Belgium, H.A.C and Jardine LEADING BREAKER We stock: clothing, leathers, bike luggage, bike spares and accessories. Our workshop section is for the discerning biker Second-hand Spares and who demand only the best in tools for working on their bikes. Check out our exciting range of bike lifts for both Custom Accessories Plus New Service bikes, Cruisers and bikes that do not have a mainstand, these lifts make life easier. Guaranteed! Parts and Accessories, Oil, Custom Cruisers UK Ltd. Unit 5B, Monk Road Ind. Est., Derbys DE55 7RL Plugs, Batteries, Pads etc... Tel: 01773 835666 • Fax: 01773 835665 Email: email@example.com HELMETS AND CLOTHING MARTYN’S MOTORCYCLES E 1984 STABLISHED www.martynsmotorcycles.com MANSFIELD/NOTTS 01623 422680/1 2 3 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS 4 5 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS what’s on “PLEASE LET US KNOW ABOUT YOUR EVENT FOR FREE INSERTION”SEE THE YEARS EVENTS ON what’s on 29-31st Aug Robin Hood Trikers’ 2nd Bow & Arrow Custom Show at Sherbrooke Scout Camp, WWW.EMBLEMBIKERSMAG.COM Mansfield Lane, Calverton, Nottingham, NG14 6HP Prebook: £10, OTG: £15 under 16 free with an adult badge available to buy live music from ‘Exhibit A’ & ‘20th Century Boyz’ RALLY’S & ROCK NIGHTS clown to entertain kids stalls and good food Cheques/POs payable to: Robin Hood Trikers Northern England 16 Sunrise Avenue, Basford, Nottingham, NG5 1NH 07980 122103 firstname.lastname@example.org 1-3rd Aug Ancestors Mcc Drunken Asshole Rally Ballynahinch rugby club, Co. Down, N.Ireland www.robinhoodtrikers.co.uk Details to follow check website contact details www.ancetorsmcc.co.uk 31st Aug Air Ambulance Charity Run From The Red Lion At Bottesford, (Off A52 Nottingham To Gavin 07745875716 Grantham Rd) To Lilywhites Social Club, Skegness Town Football Club Sunday August 1-3rd Aug Bridge Rats MCC’s 5th Rat Pack Rally at Heath Rugby Club, Stainland Road, West Vale, 31st 2008 All Bikes, Trikes, Scooters Welcome. Meet At The Red Lion Bottesford 10.00am. Halifax, HX4 8QA. (M62/Jn24) Prebook only £12 1000 limit badge included in ticket price Leave At 11.00a.M.More Info Ring Alby on 07762242309 e-mail email@example.com Superb Sheltered Site, Live Bands, Games, Stalls, Rock Disco, 24hr Catering, Trophies or JOHN BARTLETT 01780 76253 Donation of £5 per bike Two very late Bars, (cans only £1) Real Toilets and showers Cheques/POs payable to: Southern England Bridge Rats MCC 4 Beech Street, Holywell Green, Halifax, HX4 9ET 2-3rd Aug WROUGHTON CLASSIC - (old airfield, Wroughton, Wilts SN4 9NS) 01422 375247 or 07516 472407 firstname.lastname@example.org www.bridgeratsmcc.com www.wroughtonclassic.org.uk 15-17th Aug Satans Slaves MC Yorkshire present: Yorkshire Rock and Bike Show 2008 at Squires ALL ACE CAFÉ MEETS Cafe Bar, Newthorpe, nr Sherburn in Elmet, Yorkshire Prebook: 7.50UKpounds, OTG: 01 August Bike Night + Streetfighters 6pm £10 Buy ten get one free. Prebook tickets available in New Year Bands, DJs, Trade stalls, 02 August Blue Lamp & Z Cars Meet 11am Summer Rock n’ Roll Party (click on for details) 9pm 24hr. bars & food Camping, showers, disabled facilities Custom show with cash prizes Cavalier Crazy Meet 6pm Cheques/POs payable to: Details will follow later 07966 377829 email@example.com 03 August Buell Bash - 25th Anniversary 10am London Biker ‘Newbie’ Meet 6pm www.yorkshirerockandbikeshow.co.uk 04 August Auto Scoots + BMF + WIMA 6pm Middle England 05 August Old Skool Ford (Pre ‘84 only) 6pm 1-3rd Aug Black Shuck MCC’s 431st Scratching at the Door Rally at Crowfield Rose PH, Debenham 06 August Hot Rod Night + Band + DJ 6pm Road, Crowfield, Ipswich, IP6 9TE Prebook: £13, OTG: £16 Cars £20 must pre book. (Blue 07 August Mod ‘n’ Mini Meet + DJ 6pm badge holders no charge for car). 450 limit Rally Virgin Shuck Show, Stalls, Tattooist Live 08 August Bike Night + Bandits with BOCGB 6pm bands ‘Uniting the Elements’, ‘Dirty Trix’ and a very special guests - we won’t tell you who 09 August Audi TT Club Meet 11am Grim Reaper Road Show Cheques/POs payable to: Black Shuck MCC 2 Rence Park 10 August VMCC British & Classic Bike Day 10am Cottage, Chelmondiston, Nr Ipswich, Suffolk, IP9 1HA 07725 349625 or 07708 690514 11 August Petrolhead Nirvana Meet 6pm Snapof59@aol.com www.blackshuck.org.uk 12 August Classic Car Night + Lotus 7 6pm 9th Aug THIN LIZZY night at The Vic bikers pub Coalville, Leic’s LE67 3FA with top tribute band 13 August Brit Bike Night with Triumph + Royal Enfield OC 6pm Twin Lizzy. 14 August Italian Bikes n’ Cars + M.A.G. 6pm 21-25th Aug Wozwolf RC’s Wozwolf Rally 2008 - The Legless 11 at a site TBA Prebook only price TBA 15 August Rockers ‘n’ Classic Bike Night + DJ Big Beat Kris 6pm Under 16s free admission when accompanied by a responsible adult 1400 limit badge 16 August Q Plate and Kit Car Meet 11am Range Rover Sport Meet 2pm Elvis Tribute Night 9pm included in ticket price 4 days of Fun - Great Bands - Custom Show - Silly Games - Exotic 17 August Ladies Day 10am The Unity Ride 11.30am Dancers - Terrific Badge - Mega T-Shirts - Tasty selection of caterers - Excellent range of 18 August French Classic & Performance Cars 6pm stalls - Splendid Raffle Prizes - Free tea & Coffee all weekend Late, Late Bar - in fact two 19 August VW Air Cooled 6pm 40 foot bars - featuring once again a wide selection of bitters, lagers, ciders, real ales and 20 August TVR + Lotus + Ginetta 6pm spirits and not forgetting the Wozwolf X-Rated 10% Ale Cheques/POs payable to: Wozwolf 21 August Super Moto + XJROC + NABD + Classic Scooters 6pm RC Wozwolf RC, PO Box 4347, Sheffield, S12 9BR 07814 986155 22 August Bike Night 6pm firstname.lastname@example.org www.wozwolf.co.uk/woz2008.htm 23 August Rocket Run Meet 11am Southern Dune Buggy Club Meet 2pm Cockneys Breakfast Club 22-24th Aug Ogri MCC Rally *** Sold out *** Car Meet 7am 22-24th Aug Patriots Games Rock Festival at Monmouth Showground Prebook £25, OTG £35. Live rock 24 August Harley Day - 105th Anniversary 10am music, beer, food, & trade stands Band TBA Patriots MC, The Games, PO Box 82, 25 August German Bikes ‘n’ Cars 6pm All American Pick Up Party 11am Blackwood, NP12 0TE email@example.com www.patriotsrockfestival.co.uk 26 August VAG Meet 6pm 29-31st Aug The 1st Hop & Barley Rally in aid of NABD at Shobnall Sports & Social Club, Shobnall 27 August Porsche Night with PCGB 6pm Road, Burton on Trent, Staffs, DE14 2BB Prebook: £10 inc badge, OTG: £13 Rock Disco, 28 August Harley Night 6pm Food Stalls, Live Bands, Late Bar. Best Club Turnout, Furthest Travelled Male & female. 29 August Bike Night + Performance ‘n’ Fast Bikes 6pm Best Trike, bike and Rat Silly Games, Raffle. Friendly atmosphere, Disabled friendly 30 August Corvette Cruise-In 12pm All American Cruise-In 4pm Pre Chelsea Cruise Meet 4pm Cheques/POs payable to: D. Silburn 10 The Drive, Lichfield, WS14 9QT Please enclose SAE Rockin’ Record Hop 8pm 07803 843688 (NABD rep for Staffordshire) firstname.lastname@example.org 31 August Laverda Day 6 7 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS what’s on The Otherside of the Ponds what’s on CROFT Aug 2nd/ 3rd NEMCRC Bike Race Meeting Sept 12th 14th The British Superbike 1-3rd Aug IDM German Superbike Championship Schleizer Dreieck, Germany Championships 3rd Aug FIM Sidecar Motocross World Championship Slagelse, Denmark DARLEY MOOR: Aug 25th Motorcycle Races 3rd Aug FIM Motocross World Championship MX1+MX2 Lommel, Belgium DONINGTON: Aug 9th -10th New Era Motorcycle Club Championships - Sept 5th - 7th Fim 3rd Aug FIM Motocross World Championship MX3 Laguna Caren, Chile World Superbike Championship, Sept 28th FIM Red Bull Motocross Of Nations 3rd Aug European Championship Speedway Melsungen, Germany KNOCKHILL Aug 9th - 10th British Superbike races, Sept 7th Scottish Champs 10th Aug FIM Sidecar Motocross World Championship Kegums, Latvia LYDDEN August 9 - Supermoto, August 30 & 31 - VMCC (Vintage Motorcycle Club - 10th Aug FIM Motocross World Championship MX1+MX2 Loket, Czech Republic September 13 Supermoto 10th Aug FIM Junior Motocross World Championship Heerde, Netherlands MALLORY PARK: Aug 31st all club races 15/17th Aug FIM MotoGP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Brno, Czech Republic MONDELLO: Aug 10th Clubman Motorcycle Races - Oct 5th Mondello Masters Finale & 16/17 Aug FIM Sidecar World Championship Grobnik, Croatia National Motorcycle RacesRaces 17th Aug FIM Motocross World Championship MX3 Heinola, Finland OULTON PARK Aug 16th BMCRC Bike Championships Aug 30th Derby Phoenix Club races 17 Augth FIM Sidecar Motocross World Championship Kivioli, Estonia PEMBREY August 9th - 10th club races, Aug 23rd - 24th club races, October 18th - 19th 22/24th Aug IDM German Superbike Championship Germany club races Tel 01554 891042. 24th Aug FIM Motocross World Championship MX3 Randers, Denmark SANTA POD Sept 7th FIA European Drag Racing Championships including UEM Drag 24th Aug FIM SuperMoto World Championship Greinbach, Austria Bikes. Sept 13th Extreme Performance Bike Weekend,Sept 27th - 28th The National Finals cars and bikes RACING (Road - Drag - Sprint - Hill Climbs) SCARBOROUGH: Sept 20th - 21st International Gold Cup Mallory Park Circuit, Kirkby Mallory, Leicestershire, LE9 7QE Phone: 01455 842931/2/3 SHAKESPEARE COUNTY RACEWAY August 8th/10th - Bulldog Bash Bikers Festival 07000 MALLORY Fax: 01455 848289 E-mail: email@example.com SILVERSTONE Sept 27th 28th British Superbike Oulton Park - Cadwell Park - Snetterton - Brands - Bedford Autodrome SNETTERTON Aug 2nd Endurance Bike Championships - Aug 30th New Era Club Bike - MotorSport Vision Limited Brands Hatch Fawkham Longfield Kent DA3 8NG Championships Tel 01474 872331 Fax 01474 874766 THRUXTON (BARC) no bikes in july Donington Park Leisure Ltd. 01332 810 048 - 01332 850 422 - Smaller Events www.donington-park.co.uk firstname.lastname@example.org 2-3rd Aug British Sidecar Enduro Championship Machynlleth, Powys SY20 8QW 2-3rd Aug Dunlop Great & British Motorsport Festival Donington Park Circuit DE74 2RF ROAD RACE COMMITTEES FOR ADVICE ON RACING/MARSHALLING etc 2-3rd Aug Classic Carnival Castle Combe Circuit SN14 7EY Darley Moor Motorcycle Road Race club, Anvil House, Derby Road, Old Tupton, 2-3rd Aug National Hot Rods National Championship Hednesford Hills Raceway WS12 5BE Chesterfield, Derbyshire. S42 6LA Asbourne Derbyshire tel 01246 866537 2-3rd Aug NEMCRC Club Motorcycle Races Croft Circuit DL2 2PN email@example.com http://www.darleymoor.co.uk/ 2-3rd Aug Endurance Motorcycle Races Snetterton Circuit NR16 2JU Auto 66 Club Circuit Office Oliver's Mount Scarborough North Yorkshire YO11 2YW 2-3rd Aug Club Motorcycle Races Cadwell Park Circuit LN11 9SE Tel: 01723 373000 Fax: 01723 373111 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.auto66.com 2-3rd Aug Colin Appleyard British Trials Championship Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire HG3 5AW E.M.R.A (East Midlands Racing Association) 22 Hospital Lane,Bedworth,Warks, CV12 OLB 2-3rd Aug UEM Sidecar Grass Track Semi Final Uddens, Wimbourne, Dorset BH21 7BG tel 02476 365749 e.mail:- email@example.com 3rd Aug Montague Burton Car & Bike Hillclimb Harewood, West Yorkshire LS17 9LA New Era Mcrc 105 Mill Studio Business Centre Crane Mead Ware Herts 3rd Aug Motor Cycle Trial Bagshot, Surrey GU19 5EP Sg12 9py Tel: 01920 444205 Fax: 01920 468686 e-mail:- firstname.lastname@example.org 3rd Aug ACU Women & Girls Trials Championship Peter Tavy, Devon PL19 9NW Derby Phoenix mcrc Race Secretary Jim Hinchliff 14 Sherwood Rise Mansfield 9th Aug Supermoto Meeting Lydden Hill Circuit CT4 6RX Woodhouse Nott's NG19 7NP Tel: 01623 636880 or General Secretary David G F Smith 14 9-10th Aug Metzeler British Enduro Championship Llandovery, Carmarthenshire SA20 0YT Leaper Street Derby DE1 3ND email email@example.com Telephone 01332 204198 9-10th Aug CRMC Classic Motorcycle Races Cadwell Park Circuit LN11 9SE THE RACES (all club races unless stated) 9-10th Aug BHR Historic Motorcycle Races Trac Mon Circuit, Anglesey LL63 5TF ANGLESEY: Aug 9th-10th Vintage Motorcycle Club Motorcycle Racing - Aug 17th Cheshire 9-10th Aug Club Motorcycle Races Pembrey Motor Racing Circuit SA16 0HX & Nantwich Motorcycle Clubs Championship Motorcycle Races Sept 13th -14th 9-10th Aug Sidecar Green Laning Weekend Machynlleth, Powys SY20 8DT Thundersport GB Motorcycle Racing Sept 21st Cheshire & Nantwich Motorcycle Clubs 10th Aug FIM Track Racing Sidecar Gold Trophy Norfolk Arena, Kings Lynn PE34 3AG Irish Super Bikes & Euro Sidecar Cup Oct 4th-5th Wirral 100 Motor Club Anglesey Grand 10th Aug Motorcycle Grasstrack Pickering, North Yorkshire YO18 7JN BRANDS HATCH: Aug 1st world Superbike 10th Aug Yorkshire Speed Car & Bike Championships Teesside Autodrome, Middlesbrough TS6 6XH CADWELL PARK: Aug 2nd BMCRC Bike Championships - Aug 9th Classic Bike 10th Aug ACU Women & Girls Trials Championship Richmond, North Yorkshire DL11 6HJ Championships - Aug 23rd Bennetts British Superbike Championship - Aug 30th 15-16th Aug BUFF / ACU British Supermono Championship Oulton Park Circuit CW6 9BW Endurance Bike Championships 16-17th Aug ACU Dunlop Tyres MotoStar & Superbike Grand National Castle Combe Circuit SN14 7EY CASTLE COMBE August 16th - 17th only 17th Aug Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship Brampton, Cumbria CA8 1SY 8 9 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS what’s on 17th Aug Yorkshire Speed Car & Bike Championships Olivers Mount, Scarborough YO11 2YW red vipers off the pace et weather was not quite materialise the track began to dry. W 17th Aug Motorcycle Trial Kilburn, North Yorkshire YO61 4AG 17th Aug ACU Novogar Trials Championship Fellgreen, Cumbria LA19 5TL enough to help Aaron Three laps later Byrne regained 5th 24th Aug Pre 75 Motorcycle Grass Track Championship Malvern, Worcestershire WR13 6NW 25th Aug Motorcycle & Kart Races Darley Moor Motor Sports Centre DE6 2ET Zanotti and the Red Viper as Aarons wets became less Racing squad overcome a power effective and began to wear rapidly MOTO X, TRIALS & SPEEDWAY deficit at Mallory Park for the sixth on the now dry and abrasive Coventry Speedway Racing Club,Rugby Road Brandon Coventry CV8 3GJ fixtures can be found on firstname.lastname@example.org www.coventrymotorspeedway.com Coventry Racing Club Rugby round of the Bennetts British surface and his pace dropped off Road Brandon Coventry CV8 3GJ Telephone:- 02476 542395Fax:- 02476 545097 Wolverhampton Speedway, Ladbroke Stadium, Sutherland Avenue, WV2 2JJ. Fixtures can be found Superbike Championship. dramatically. Telephone: 01902-870400 email@example.com www.wolverhampton-speedway.com Tel: Unable to squeeze any more Zanotti lost places every lap 01902-870400.Race Night: Mon Start Time: 7:30pm pace from his Honda Fireblade, and with his rear tyre now in Buxton Speedway home of the hit men www.hitmen2000.co.uk E-Mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org Anyone involved in Trials, MotoX and Speedway PLEASE contact the magazine on 01509 508423 - Zanotti could do no better than run tatters, brought the Honda home in we are desparately trying to feature more editorial and events from these motorcycle sports. in the second half of the field 19th. throughout the free practice and Aaron said: “It was worth a vic gossip qualifying sessions. Starting from gamble. We knew we didn’t have The Hard Drive Festival, July 19 -20 doing ‘er 10 minutes each, should be 22nd he was forced to run a the speed to challenge for points in was a cracker with over 50 bands interesting. Thin Lizzy fans are in for a defensive first race, finishing 18th. the dry so we put the full wets on playing from all over the uk. £400 was treat as Twin Lizzy are set to blast out A downpour just before the knowing that it could rain again raised for the Air Ambulance by 90 minutes worth of Lizzy covers, adm start of race two and a mix of cloud during the race. Then we would punters throwing their change into a is a mere £5, Motley Crue tributers and sunshine hovering nearby have had a grip advantage for most bucket! The Loyalties, plus Motorcity Motley Crew are in again on the 16th, meant the whole field would be of the race and would have been Daredevils, woo’d the crowd, Prodigy glam rockers not to be missed as its taking a tyre gamble. Aaron, always running at the front up to the end.” star Gizz Butt was on his way to The only £2.50 admission. First timers The fast in the wet, was the only rider to At Oulton Park for the next Vic from Peterborough with his new Craving are a well respected rock chose full wets, front and back, as round Zanotti had his work cut out band The More I See, when the tour covers band and will be making there most of the field hedged their bets to overcome technical gremlins in van caught fire, the bass player was debut at The Vic on the 23rd adm with intermediates. his bid for respectable finishes. taken to hospital, no news is good £2.50. Bank holiday Sunday the 24th is From the start the Red Viper The weekend proved to be news so we assume he’s ok. Bands a fundraiser alldayer “Music For from as far as Scotland and Plymouth Honda used the wet track to full difficult from the start as he Munch” fundraiser for a little lad with turned for there 30 min set and cerebal pausey, adm. £2.50 please advantage, moving up to 12th in the struggled to squeeze more speed thoroughly enjoyed the event. The come and support it! Aug 30th is first lap and 8th on the second. By from his Honda Fireblade, despite Friday and Sunday sessions are still Pineapster Day, in the Marquee, and the end of the 3rd lap he was having found a good setup for the going strong, don’t miss RADIAL two cracking covers bands in the pub, hunting down ‘Shakey’ Byrne in 6th fast, 2.69 mile circuit, in a weekend UPROAR on the 2nd, a wicked rock adm is £2.50. Karaoke has resumed on place and passed him one lap later that featured some gripping racing covers band, plus support, Adm £2.50, a Wednesday as Mondays are slow to go up to 5th. and weather that kept all the riders Thursday the 7th is the midland round still, but will resume in September. Byrne kept Zanotti in his sights on their toes, alternating from of the GBOB challenge, 12 bands and as the hoped for rain didn’t torrential downpours to bright 14 10 15 11 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS red vipers off the pace shorts end of the race, Harley Buy MV another landmark by becoming the crossing the line in Harley-Davidson has bought the MV first motorcycle to win the 24th. Agusta Group for 70 million euros. In prestigious Supertest trophy three Commenting the deal, which is expected to be years in a row. on events, Aaron concluded by the end of July, Harley The British-built three-cylinder said: “I knew I had a will have acquired 100 stake in the machine saw off competition from problem with power ailing MV and Cagiva brands. The its supersport-class rivals at the in the first race, so I high price of MVAG includes 45 Almeria circuit in southern Spain. just got my head million euros to settle the The Triumph set faster lap times sunshine. down and battled on, but finding companies bank debt. than the four-cylinder machines Early on in the first race it was the fault just in time for the second Harley-Davidson, Inc. plans to from the Japanese manufacturers obvious that all was not well as the race was a close thing. Starting continue to operate MV Agusta which, combined with the testers’ Red Viper pilot battled just to keep from the back was never going to Group from its headquarters based opinions, gave the Daytona 675 the his place. Earlier showers had left be easy. Oulton is a fast track that in Varese, Italy. Following closure of win. damp patches on the tarmac, favours powerful bikes more than the deal, the first priority will be to Supertest is an annual event which claimed a few unwary fallers some. Most of the corners there appoint a new Managing Director organised by 15 leading motorcycle through the race and Aaron need a lot of speed to get close and to resume the manufacture of magazines around the world with brought the Red Viper Racing enough to pass on the brakes and current models. representation from Europe, Asia Honda home in 19th place from a we are lacking that at the Current MV Agusta Group and the Americas. Each publication 24th place start. moment.” Chairman Claudio Castiglioni will sends a test rider to the circuit, with In a dramatic turn at the start of In compensation for Zanottis continue as Chairman and will play each bike being scored on its best the second race Aarons Honda efforts, the places he gained during a major role in future product lap times and rider feedback. The was stranded in the pit lane as the race two move him up to equal development. MV fans will be Triumph remains unbeaten in the riders departed for the sighting lap, fourth in the Airwaves Kick Up A pleased to hear that Design Chief competition, having won each year and the Red Viper teams Gear league. Massimo Tamburini will continue his since its introduction for the 2006 mechanics rushed to trace a “I have to thank the Red Viper role in MV Agustas design studio. model year. broken wire to the traction control. Racing team for pulling out the In 2007, the Italian company The problem was solved in time to stops to keep me racing this sold 5819 motorcycles, including the … But new one is on the way take part in the race but Aaron was weekend and I know they’ll be new 190hp F4-R, but financial The factory have announced a forced to start from the last place looking at the mechanical side of troubles have slowed production revised Daytona 675 for 2009. on the grid. the bike to see if we can find some considerably this year. Producing 3PS more and weighing With some of the missing more pace before Knockhill.” 3kg less, it will come with the latest power restored, Zanotti pushed Triple Triumph for Super Daytona race-developed suspension, ahead, gaining five places by the Triumph’s Daytona 675 has set featuring high and low speed 12 13 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS shorts classic thrills damping at both the front and rear, Daytona! Who says racing doesn’t Scrambler share the while new Nissin monobloc brakes sell bikes? 360 degree firing for improved feel and stopping sequence. Yes, they’re power. The bike has also been And another thing! all housed in the same restyled, with a new cockpit, And while I’m harping on about tubular steel frame headlight and screen! Triumph; a down-side to the Street and sport Kayaba Triple being Triumphs top selling 41mm forks at the Meanwhile… model is that the waiting list for a front and chromed Glen Richard continues to dominate new one has now stretched to spring twin shocks at the British Supersport class aboard January 2009. But the factory tell me the back, but that’s the Map Embassy Daytona 675. you could get around that by where the similarities A fifth place (his worst finish ordering the new Street Triple R. end. this season) at Mallory and another Based on the Street Triple, the riumphs range of ‘Modern T win at Oulton lift him 25 points clear ‘R’ features trick forks and rear at the top with 161 points. Glen has shock plus radially mounted brake Classics’ have been good so far taken six first or second calipers it will have more power all sellers since the day they places out of seven races. Makes for just £500 more than the standard first hit the showrooms. What’s the me want to rush out and buy a machines £5,499 OTR price. appeal? The first of this retro range was Ron Haslam will be launching his the Bonneville, introduced way biography Ron Haslam - Rocket back in 2002, and the T100, Men at the Bikers World open day Scrambler and Thruxton evolved on Sunday 31st August, where both from the new Bonny shortly after. he and Leon will be in attendance to Sharing the same engine and sign copies of the book. The book frame, one could be forgiven for costs £18.99 and he and Leon will be assuming that the rest of the bike signing copies from 10am til 4pm on would be a mere styling exercise The Thruxton is the café racer the day. Bikers World will be giving and all the variants would be pretty of the bunch and, fittingly, has a a free copy for any purchase over much the same to ride. But one more highly tuned engine than its £100 on the day. Make this a date for would be wrong… siblings, producing 69bhp (70ps) at your diary; Sunday 31st August, Yes, they all share Triumphs air- 7400 rpm measured at the crank 10am - 4pm at Bikers World, cooled, 865cc, DOHC, parallel twin and peaks with a respectable 52ft Lichfield Road, Water Orton, motor with an over square bore and lb (70Nm) of torque much lower Birmingham B46 1NU stroke of 90 x 68mm, and all but the down the revs at 5800rpm. 14 15 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS classic thrills It spins freely and willingly up they’ve been replaced with to the red line at 7500rpm and has a electronic fuel injectors to conform real punchy feel to it from 3000 revs to ever tightening EU emissions all the way up. Indeed, despite the regulations and to improve power 5 speed gearbox it hustles along delivery and economy. I haven’t rather rapidly. ridden the ‘07 version but the It has a strong, under-stressed fuelling on the new model is feel about it and though it rumbles precise everywhere and the away, it’s remarkably smooth, with Thruxton is easily capable of 50mpg only minor (and um, strangely or more. What’s more, the injectors pleasant) vibes at really low revs in are cunningly disguised as carbs to the lower gears. retain that sixties look. The solid feel may be partly due and just be a, well, modern. tourer – it was that comfortable. to the chunky power plants weight. Nimble the Thruxton 900 isn’t. Now then! The aesthetics! It IS It’s big for a twin, and in that Neutral and stable it is, and it also a good looker, as a whole and as a respect and considering the motors stops reasonably well, mostly with collection of stylish bits. I loved the overall shape it’s reminiscent of it’s just a couple of fingers to get the ‘bar end mirrors and the upswept 1960s predecessor. And that is Sticking to the retro theme, the Nissin two pot callipers to grab the exhausts with the reverse cone what the Thruxton is all about. Thruxtons suspension is pretty single 320mm disc on the front. ends. The seat complemented Nevertheless, I suspect it’s a major basic, but up to the job; in Last years clip-ons have been everything else and the tiny contributor to the Thruxtons non- particular, the Kayabas at the front removed in favour of handlebars. coloured warning lights are a fine too-light 451lb (205kg) dry weight. felt good even though their only Although the positioning is similar, touch. And there’s a lot more adjustment is preload. The rear it’s a lot less like performing fellatio besides. was a little less inspiring. The twin on the clocks. In fact, the slightly And if you want more, there’s shocks have a preload adjustment less severe, lean forward stance also a host of factory accessories and the bike felt really planted at felt really comfortable, especially and options to make to it your own. the back though turns, but it was when combined with the rear-set, I was impressed by the fact easy to run off the edge of the square-section, tilted forward foot that the Thruxton doesn’t stop at skinny 130/80 profile tyres. I find pegs and low (31 inch) seat height. paying mere styling homage to it’s this forgivable though, because, if The riding position, as a whole, namesake, but tries, with a lot of the factory gave it wider, lower was great for some spirited riding success to replicate the whole Up until last year the whole profile tyres and higher spec and relaxed enough to avoid wrist riding experience of the sixties. It modern classics range were fed suspension it would begin to lose ache. It wouldn’t make a bad achieves it by not being afraid to through carburettors, but for 2008 that modern classic authenticity commuter or even occasional exclude modern improvements 16 17 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS classic thrills which would dilute the essence of its predecessor. The Triumph Thruxton 900 retails for £5999.00 on the road. It’s a satisfying mount and I struggled to find much about it that didn’t appeal. look sportier and handlebar-end Neil mirrors would often be used. The side panels would often be chromed and they were mounted just the way they are on the new Thruxton - hung from two rubber top-hats at the top with a large screw at the bottom. Details such as the ribbed front mudguard, the set of small warning The Once Over lights below the clocks and the Martin, Emblems classic twin, chromed shocks are all enthusiast, cast his critical classic faithful to the originals as is the eye over our test bike: seat unit and the shape of the “I admit, I’ve never been a fan engine, and the polished covers. of watered down, retro styled Unless you really want to bikes. But I am impressed at the restore an original Triumph café attention the factory have paid to racer yourself, a Thruxton makes a fine details on the Thruxton. lot of sense.” To begin with, anyone turning their sixties Bonneville in to a café racer immediately took the exhausts off and replaced them with reverse cone ended items like the ones used on the new Thruxton, they replicate Norton Commando items. The headlamp bracket would be cut to save weight and 18 19 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS 20 21 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS toseland at the tailend victoria gigs Aug 1st “THE FRIDAY SESSIONS” Up HUNT and TFX, 2 brilliant BMF Tail End Motorcycle Show! BMFís late, great, commentator, who to 4 Indie/Rock bands, free cover bands Adm £2.50 plus 20th & 21st September, East of died last year. Also being staged is the adm. all dayer in the marquee England Showground, Peterborough. final round of Short Track UK and the Aug 2nd RADIAL UPROAR wicked Aug 31st RED MONKEY PROMOTIONS ever-popular Vintage Speedway. rock covers band, plus “THE SUNDAY SESSION” 6 sually referred to as the BMF’s Stunt legend Eddie Kidd will be U ‘end of season party’, the big news this year is that James Toseland, World Superbike Champion making a guest appearance and participating in some of the thrills and stunts of the Over the Top Motorcycle Aug 3rd support, Adm £2.50 RED MONKEY PROMOTIONS “THE SUNDAY SESSION” 6 original rock bands from 7pm original rock bands from 7pm Adm £2. EVERY TUESDAY: PLUG IN AND PLAY ‘Acoustic night’ Free burger and chips for and Moto GP contender, will be taking Stunt Team, while tricks and big air artists + STEAK NIGHT Steak chips ‘n’ Peas Adm £2 a break from Moto GP and squeezing in are the format for the UK FMX £2.99 from 7pm till 9pm + FREE POOL Aug 7th GBOB challenge, 12 bands an appearance at Tail End with his Freestyle MX Team presenting some EVERY THURSDAY: BIKE NIGHT battle it out. band ‘Crash’! of the UK’s hottest FMX riders in an Rock Disco - singles night - bands - Aug 8th THE FRIDAY SESSIONS” Up Not only will he be playing to airborne action-packed spectacular. Truckers Tuck to 4 Indie/Rock bands, free those whoíve camped over the Music is now a big feature of Tail SUBMIT E-MAIL ADDRESS TO: adm. Saturday night, James will also be End, and while the BMF stress that the Aug 9th THIN LIZZY tribute Twin Lizzy www.vicbikerspub.co.uk FOR making an appearance in the main live bands providing the evening Adm £5 NEWSLETTER arena and will be signing autographs entertainment are exclusively for Aug 10th RED MONKEY PROMOTIONS See: www.myspace.com/vicbikerspub on the day. campers; day visitors do get to hear “THE SUNDAY SESSION” 6 One of the more laid back events the Battle of the Bands. Eight up and in the BMF calendar, Tail End plays coming bands are wanted to play in original rock bands from 7pm Adm £2. THE SWEATY host to an array of arena action and front of the crowds with the winner more live music than any of our other being given the opening slot at next Aug 15th “THE FRIDAY SESSIONS” Up MONKEY RUN to 4 Indie/Rock bands, shows. The ever-popular Battle of the yearís BMF Motorcycle Show! IN AID OF RAINBOWS CHILDRENS Aug 16th MOTLEY CREW adm £2.50 Bands runs on Saturday and Aspiring bands should contact Aug 22nd “THE FRIDAY SESSIONS” Up HOSPICE, LOUGHBOROUGH exclusively for those camping, crazy email@example.com. to 4 Indie/Rock bands, locals ‘League of Mental Men’ kick Camping is open to all and free adm THURSDAY NIGHT things off on Friday night with includes evening entertainment. For Aug 23rd THE CRAVING wicked rock campers again benefiting when newcomers, this is made easy through AUGUST 14th 7.30pm covers band Adm £2.50 James and Crash appear on the the services of Tangerine Fields who Aug 24th ALL DAYER BANK HOLIDAY Saturday night. will again be operating their ‘’ready to SPECIAL “Music For Munch” THE VIC BIKERS PUB No Tail End event would be camp’ service. To book your tent and fundraiser for a little lad with COALVILLE, LEICS complete without Moped Enduro and camping equipment in advance cerebal pausey adm £2.50 the second leg of the annual Moped contact Tangerine Fields on 07821 Aug 29th RED MONKEY PROMOTIONS COLLECTIONS WILL TAKE Enduro Challenge will be staged in the 807000 or www.tangerinefields.co.uk. “THE FRIDAY” SESSION” 6 PLACE IN THE CAR PARK arena with the winners being the first The campsite opens at 2pm on Friday original rock bands from 7pm PRIOR TO START OF RUN, to receive the Allan Robinson 19th September until 6pm on Sunday Adm £2 MIN £2.50 PER BIKE Memorial Trophy in memory of the 21st September. Aug 30th DOUBLE WHAMMY ISSAC 22 23 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS I thought they made tractors SUBSCRIBE TO EMBLEM Sent Free to Motorcycle Business’s and don’t think many of us think of converter with two-speeds and I Moto Guzzi a great innovators who have contributed hugely to the development of modern arrived on the market before the Honda 750 or 450 automatics. The first motorcycle shaft drive Motorcycle clubs throughout the UK and abroad via PDF file! PLUS ‘’FREE TRADEJUMBLE LISTINGS’’ motorcycling but… was shown on a prototype Moto But only if we send you one via the internet - mail us for Moto Guzzi invented cartridge Guzzi, although BMW beat them info at: firstname.lastname@example.org forks - a way of progressively into actual production. damping telescopic forks. And they introduced the first Or yearly subscription for the ‘’cute, sexy A6 size’’ paper copy posted through your letterbox for £10 or mailed to In 1950 they created the first motorcycle centre stand in 1921. your e-mail address at £5 for a whole year on PDF file. motorcycle wind tunnel, at the In 1928 they invented the first Send appropriate cheque with details to Emblem, PO Mandello del Lario works, thereby single sided swingarm and BOX 101 Loughborough LE12 9ZT made payable to allowing the company to market the successfully tested it on a new GT Emblem, or pay by PayPal using e-mail address: email@example.com world’s first motorcycle integral (Gran Turismo) model in a 4000 mile or just read ‘’THE BIG ISSUE’’ online anytime you like at fairing. trek from the factory to the most www.emblembikersmag.com The Moto Guzzi Convert, was northerly point of Europe - the BIKE DEALERS CAN YOU INVEST £10 A MONTH IN YOUR BUSINESS? the first bike with Automatic gears. North Cape in Norway. The elastic WE CAN PUT YOU INTO OUR DIRECTORY, EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE Produced between 1975 and 1982, frame rear suspension was CLUB ON THE INTERNET COULD READ YOUR ADVERT - yearly cost inc VAT £141.00 the 949cc twin made 71 hp (53 kW) immediately introduced to their PLEASE SEE www.emblembikersmag.com MAIL US AT @ 6,500 rpm and had a top speed of bikes. firstname.lastname@example.org or give us a ring on 01509 508423 110mph. It featured a Sachs torque BIKERS MARKET EVERY SUNDAY AT THE VIC - COALVILLE 1pm until 4pm VINYL MAGIC Jumblers welcome! Bring your unwanted Motorcycle Seats Recovered • Height reduction bike clothing, bikes, bits, auto-jumble, tools etc. Turn your bits in to CASH! Inside stall • One offs - you make the base we make it look good space available. • 50 combined years experience FREE TRADE SPACE Unit 1 Charnwood Court, Loughborough Rd, Shepshed, Leicestershire just turn up @ 12 noon Tel: 01509 508423 Hot food and drinks. Info: 01530 814718 Callers only by appointment please. Postal collections and deliveries. 24 25 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS cupids corner Male Biker,27 yrs old 6ft tall blonde, into classic bikes, rides out country pubs and rallys wltm female 27-37 for premier THE WORLD FAMOUS Cafe, Restaurant & Venue On your own? Need a partner? Give us your details and we will fun and possibly more, call/text alan on 0784 2419877 stoke on trent (0807) clubs Open 7 days a week The Disabled Ace Corner, North Circular publish them free in the mag. No more than 20 words please. Male 39 - 5ft 8”not ugly or lonely, Motorcyclists Assocation Road, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD looking for a female any age, I,m easy Clyde Business Centre Female 41 into superbikes plus finer going, gsoh, love cinema and music, Ashton Under Lyne OL7 0NQ Tel: 0208 9611000 things in life seeking romantic non- derby area 07870 894420 (0807) www.ace-cafe-london.com smoker please. Nottingham area www.thedma.org.uk 07707773729 (0807) Tall fit genuine dude, 40’s car/bike into Tel 0161 214 8314 rock, gigs, rallys. WLTM rock chick, 07947 138 303 Male biker 34yrs short hair, gsoh, biker babe for fun adventure, LTR, Charity 1086464 reliable, honest, into rally’s, rock more! 07855 746024 (0207) nights, rides in the country, seeks slim The Vintage Motor Cycle Club lady with similar interests for Fit male biker 36 seeks single male n/s Allen House, Wetmore Road friendship and possibly more, text buddy interesting in perfecting riding Burton Upon Trent Andy on 07837 962845 skills, enjoy life, keeping fit, adventure Staffordshire DE14 1TR, UK and Europe touring, anything extra Genuine male biker, gsoh, 50 yrs old may be bonus, txt 07702 903602 (0906) Telephone +44 (0)1283 540557 SPANISH seeks attractive female biker to enjoy email@example.com riding a sports tourer to gigs,race Brian 60 widower, very young looking PRESENTATION meetings,events,holidays abroad and 5'6" - seeking lady companion with bike BMF much more derby area 07974 298672 or to share my cruiser with me Jack Wiley House HOLIDAYS ( O408 ) 07886812294 Mansfield Notts (0207) 25 Warren Park Way Enderby £150.00 for a family of up Leicester LE19 4SA Female biker, tall slim nice looking 40s Tall attractive female into rally’s, live to 6 in luxury bands, bike nights, race meets and Tel 0116 284 5380 gsoh seeks ride out/ rally buddy maybe accommodation. leading to more Notts/Derby area txt more. Looking for male over 5’9”, 47 firstname.lastname@example.org info/photo 07982655863 (0708) plus for fun laughter maybe LTR Flights arranged or M.A.G. please text 97837286270 (0607) book your own Mag Central Office, P.O. Box 750, Male Biker 43 Honest, Reliable, Gsoh N/S Seeks Attractive Biker Babe Gsoh Male Biker,26 N/S 6' tall slim build, Rugby CV21 3ZR Ring 01509 508423 For Ride Outs, Walks And Funtimes gsoh looking for female, friendship and Tel 0870 - 444 8 448 maybe more west midlands Fuengirola of Tenerife Notts Derby Area 07977826967 (0807) email@example.com 07944324817 (1206) Biker couples welcome, safe Bedfordshire Biker 45 into quiet N.A.B.D. country walks and the usual biker stuff Have you met your match through and secure parking. EMBLEM? Let us know on 01509 Unit 20,The Bridgewater Centre would love to meet an attractive buxom lady for fun times and 508423. To put your personal Robson Avenue Urmston Read all about it on friendship contact Gaz on 07508403296 message in this column phone the Manchester M41 7TE www.vicbikerspub.co.uk and (0708) above number or write to Emblem Tel/Fax: 0870 759 0603 click the Club La Costa link PO Box 101 Loughborough, LE12 9ZT 26 27 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS hard drive festival great joke... he Hard Drive Music Festival date, the event was filled with local T worth of high tech equipment. It not only was the scouse pit crew held at The Vic Bikers Pub talent as well as acts from as far as was thought to be an excellent, able to change all four wheels in over the weekend of July 19th Scotland, Brighton, Plymouth, south bold move by the Ferrari under 6 seconds but, within 12 - 20th was a great success with Wales, Norwich, the band due from management team as most races seconds, they had re-sprayed, re- over 50 bands from all over the Hungary “Insane” didn’t make it in are won and lost in the pits, giving badged and sold the car to the country merging on the well known time so couldn’t play and was Ferrari an advantage over every Mclaren team for 8 cases of venue to give rock revellers a replaced at the last minute. other team. However, Ferrari got Stella, a bag of weed and some weekend to remember. Mr Bad Axe the krazy compere more than they bargained for! At photos of Alonso’s bird in the About £400 was raised for the kept everybody in high spirits with is the crew’s first practice session, shower! air ambulance by fans throwing unique brand of wit and humour. there loose change in a bucket, Red Monkey Promotions who music fans got a rare chance to organise the event would like to Classic Racing Prints • Cufflinks • Keyrings mingle with the likes of The thank all concerned for there efforts • Bike Models and more... Loyalties and cult heroes Motorcity and generosity in supporting the Daredevils, the event didn’t go event now in its third year, plans are Unique biker gifts from totally without a hitch as ex- Prodigy well ahead in organising the event guitarist Gizz Butt was on his way to in 2009 with many bands already www.artonwheels.co.uk The Vic from Peterborough when booked in, any local bands wishing his tour van caught fire and the bass player from his new band “The More I See” was taken to hospital. to play The Hard Drive festival in 2009 please forward demos, to The Victoria c/o RMP, Whitwick Rd, GRIPPERS MOTORCYCLES The band didn’t make the gig but Coalville, Leic’s LE67 3F. • Ride In - Ride Out Service promised to come back at a later • Puncture Repair • Digital Wheel Balancing great joke... • Supply & Fit Clutches, Brakes, Chains and Sprockets • Servicing and Repairs The Ferrari F1 team fired their brought about by a recent • Comfortable Waiting Area entire pit crew yesterday. The documentary on how unemployed • Electrical Repairs and Re-Wiring announcement followed Ferrari’s youths from Toxteth were able to • Motorcycle and Scooter Sales decision to take advantage of the remove a set of wheels in less • Top branded tyres supplied and fitted British government’s ‘Work for than 6 seconds without proper Tel: 01283 552837 your Dole’ scheme and employ equipment whereas Ferrari’s Fax: 01283 552857 some Liverpudlian youngsters. existing crew could only do it in 8 Gresley Common, Park Road, Church Gresley, Swadlincote The decision to hire them was seconds with millions of pounds 28 29 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS directory SPANISH HOLIDAYS Camping or B&B swimming pool lovely accommodation Nr Alicante English owned detached bungalow, METAL BLASTING, POLISHING & CHROME PLATING of your Forks or Shocks, 12 months guarantee on all sales, track set ups, All work is carried out by John personally, in an immaculate open plan A cheaper alternative for smaller ideal for touring , safe and secure bike parking, Pitstop Restoration, Metal Blasting to Car And workshop area where customers can easily see specialist business’s or those just Richard BOX 491 ASPE - ALICANTE - 03860 Bike Wheels, Frames, Components. Metal the standard of workmanship being carried out. starting out can advertise here for £10 + SPAIN tel 0034 650744237 Polishing To Alloy Engine Cases, Wheels, Etc. See:- www.revsracing.co.uk e-mail:- vat per month. If you run a specialist PRESENTATION HOLIDAYS Southern Spain, Unit 1 Charnwood Court, 24 Loughborough Rd firstname.lastname@example.org tel 01215013321 (0409) business not listed we can start another accommodation for groups of up to 6 people Shepshed, Callers By Appointment Only 01509 category. EMBLEM is distributed only £150.00 per group, absolute bargain, lovely 508423 UPHOLSTERY throughout 9 counties of the Midlands complex, all 5 star plus, for pictures and VYNIL MAGIC - Unit 1 Charnwood Court and distributed by over 250 motorcycle description see www.vicbikerspub.co.uk and M.O.T. STATIONS Loughborough Rd, Shepshed, Leic’s 01509 shops, biker meeting places, pubs, click the Club La Costa link on front page or call WEST END MOTORS - Unit D2 Cumberland Rd 508423 callers by appointment only clubs, cafes,and subscribers in paper nita or john on 01530 814718. Trading Est, Cumberland Rd, Loughborough, format, and NATIONWIDE to computer Leic’s, LE11 5DF for Motorcycles, Trikes, Quads, by PDF file etc etc and generally BIKER FRIENDLY PUBS 3 Wheelers, Cars / Vans tel 01509 232630 (1008) FOR THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE speaking only bikers get it!!!! THE VICTORIA BIKERS PUB - Coalville - Leic’s LISTING OF EVENTS AROUND MOTORCYCLE TRAINING/ LE67 3FA see:- www.vicbikerspub.co.uk 01530 THE UK SEE: ACCOMMODATION, GUEST HOUSES, 814718. See main add for Summer Fun Runs TRACK DAYS HOTELS & CAMPING ACE CAFE, Ace Corner, North Circular Rd, ABLE RIDER TRAINING - 4, Rosslyn Rd Whitwick WWW.EMBLEMBIKERSMAG.COM or THE VICTORIA for biker camping, Coalville 01530 Stonebridge, London, NW10 7UD Coalville Leics. LE67 4EL Tel: 01530 815110 tel 020 8961 1000 WWW.VICBIKERSPUB.CO.UK 814718 Mallory and Donington 15 mins HERMITAGE PARK HOTEL Coalville 1 minute SHIRES MOTORCYCLE TRAINING 23 Blackbird EVENTS, SHOWS, RALLIES BREAKERS Rd, Leicester, LE4 OAH TEL 0116 2518999 walk from The Vic 01530 814814 and RACE MEETINGS CHARNWWOOD ARMS Bardon Hill, Coalville, 5 ED’s BIKES - Ground Floor Mill Steam Court, E-MAIL :- email@example.com (1008) Peveril St Nottingham Nottinghamshire NG7 AROUNDTHE UK mins drive from The Vic 01530 813644 MOTORCYCLE PAINTWORK QUEENS HEAD HOTEL Long St, Belton 15 mins 4AH Classic Jap bike breakers, new and used drive from The Vic 01530 222359 spares from the early 70s onwards, all credit TRADESPRAY - full motorcycles from only £200, CHURCH LANE FARMHOUSE Ravenstone, cards/mail order Tel: 0115 911 1722 (0408) i.e. retro! one straight colour (not metalic) Coalville, 5 mins drive from The Vic 01530 810536 chosen from our surplus paint stock, does not CLOTHING REPAIRS & ALTERATIONS include logo’s, superb finish, fully guaranteed, THE GEORGE HOTEL Market Place, Belton, 15 mins drive from The Vic 01530 222426 SMARTLY STITCH - Repairs and alterations to also race replica, or design your own paint job, THE ROYAL OAK Main St, Osgathorpe, 15 mins leathers and motorcycle clothing and general plastic welding, powder coating and grit drive from The Vic 01530 222443 garments, new zips fitted, 1a Little Church Lane, blasting tel 01509 508423 ( Leicester) HILLFIELD HOUSE Station Hill, Swannington, 15 next to St Marys Church High St Sileby Leicestershire tel 01509 815658 (0209) MOTORCYCLE BUSINESS’S FOR SALE mins walk or 5 mins drive to The Vic 01530 837414 SELL YOUR BUSINESS FOR £10 +VAT PER INSURANCE MONTH BROADLAWNS London Rd, Coalville 8 mins walk from The Vic 01530 836724 SWINTON INSURANCE - Specialist Motorcycle insurance - phone for a quote - Hot deals now PLASTIC WELDING ZION COTTAGE Coleorton 5 mins drive from The Vic 01530 223914 on - Tel free on 0800 316 9227 ( 0408) TRADE SPRAY 01509 508423 LEICESTER AREA TRAVEL LODGE J22 M1 5 mins drive from The JOB VACANCIES SERVICE/REPAIRS Vic Tel: 0870 191 1583 PREMIER TRAVEL INN Flagstaff Park, Ashby-De- Got any jobs going advertise them here for MOBILE MOTORBIKE SERVICES Servicing and La-Zouch, Tel: 0870 1977281 The Vic 5 mins drive £10 plus VAT repairs within a 40 mile radius of Nottingham. TRAVELODGE Tel: 0870 0850950 The Vic 5 mins INSTRUCTORS WANTED FOR BUSY TRAINING Call Jim on 0797 1236087 or 0115 9727153 HEATHPARK HOUSE Coupar Angus Rd, SCHOOL LEICESTER AREA 01530 815110 www.ifixyourbike.com. (1008) Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland Motorcycle Hearse riders wanted part time, contact Paul on 01530 274888 SUSPENSION www.myspace.com/heathparkhouse REVS RACING - We Supply All top makes of Suspension, Ohlins, Technoflex, WP, Showa, Kayaba etc, And offer full Servicing & Revalving 30 31 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS MOTO GUZZI & APRILIA TWIGGERSMOTORCYCLES.CO.UK TK M& O T O R C& Y C L E S New used spares accessories NEW AND USED BIKES Repairs, Servicing & MOTs SERVICING - REPAIRS - MOT’S - TYRES Tel: 01664 560466 SPARES FOR MOST MAKES - etc etc Fax: 01664 482309 30 Nottingham Rd, Loughborough, Mobile: 0860 502143 Leic’s, LE11 1EU Beeby’s Yard, Burton St, Melton Mowbray, Leics LE13 1AKF Tel 01509 263967 www.tkmotorcycles.co.uk R & S MOTORCYCLE TYRES ACCESS VISA & ACCESSORIES SWITCH British & Japanese Spares & Repairs • Free tyre fitting inc. removal, Sales - Service - MOT’s puncture repair etc. Honda CX650 £795 - T140 Bonnie £3,500 • Radials Suzuki Bandit 400 Ltd. Ed. £1295 • Wheel Balancing Beta 50cc Kids bike £475 • Inner Tubes DEALS on tyres inc. fitting & balancing 18-20 Hotel Street, Coalville, Leics. LE67 3EP 0116 2700787 Tel 01530 833297 ABBEY M O TO R C Y C L E S ADO'S & BREAKERS MOTORCYCLES MASSIVE STOCK OF SERVICING AND REPAIRS • PLASTICS • ON ALL TYPES OF BIKES SCOOTERS AND QUADS • BROKEN BIKES • • TYRES • PADS • MOTS WITH FREE RE-TEST • CHAIN & SPROCKET KITS • • SERVICING • ENGINE • • PERFORMANCE EXHAUSTS • • REBUILDS • ELECTRICAL • Saturday Afternoons Cruise In’s - Hot Food Sunday Afternoons Cruise In’s - Hot Food • FAULT-FINDING • Mondays Bike n Trike Night + Komedy Karaoke - ALL AT SILLY PRICES Tuesdays Custom Car Night and • 25 YRS EXPERIENCE • Steak night ALSO GOOD SELECTION Wednesdays Classic Wheels OF USED BIKES - TEL 0115 8752549 Night + Quiz MOPEDS TO SUPERBIKES UNIT 1-2 MEADOW ST Thursdays THE BIG ONE, Bike Night & Disco 8-12 GLENBARR AVE. LEICESTER ILKESTON DERBYS DE7 8GN Fridays /Saturdays live bands, disco TEL 0116 2511919 - 2229565 see gig guide 32 33 www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS www.emblembikersmag.com EVERY BIKER - DEALER - MOTORCYCLE CLUB IN THE WORLD - HAS EMBLEM AT THEIR FINGERTIPS PAINTWORK 1 TANK 1 MUDGUARD 1 SEAT FAIRING LIKE GLASS FROM: £200+VAT SPECIAL OFFER PAINTWORK 'RACE REPLICA' ALL IN PRICE £499.00 . EXCL WHEELS WHEELS FROM £40 EACH • PLASTIC WELDING AND FIBREGLASS REPAIRS OUR SPECIALITY • GENERAL PAINTWORK UNDERTAKEN • FULLY GUARANTEED WORK * GRIT BLASTING * POWDER COATING TRADESPRAY TEL: 01509 508423 LEICESTER AREA 34 35
"Emblem August 08"