Billy's Blog

Billy's Blog

Musing on the five most important things in life: motorcycles, beer, bikes, crash helmets and motorbikes - from a Triumph Rocket III riding bloke from Manchester (UK).
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Which motorcycle crash helmet should I buy? If you're new to buying a crash helmet - or just unsure what's on the market these days...
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Billys Crash Helmets' definitive guide to choosing a safe motorcycle crash helmet How do you buy your helmet? Looks? To match your bike/leathers? A brand...

Triumph Factory main entranceIt's not often you get to look around the Triumph factory in Hinkley - I should know, I've called and...

Bit of fun this. BMW S1000RR trying the oldest trick in the book. Can it swipe away the tablecloth leaving a full banquet of...

For some strangely juvenile reason, I always love bikes v cars competitions. Here's the latest one I came across with a Panigale S v...

I'd been looking for a pair of heated and waterproof gloves for a good while now - checking out the different brands like Gerbing,...

Below is the Caterham Brutus 750, just announced and shown at the Milan bike show. Looks like a pumped up monkey bike, and should...

11 years of riding in 'attack' mode on a Hayabusa made me yearn for something a bit more laid back. I toyed with getting...

I drifted past a dozen cars towards the junction. It’s a tricky junction this - a dog-leg cross road across a pretty busy A-road...