Motorbike Riding Advice and Guides

Riding a motorbike is a way of life and there are lots of different aspects to it. That’s why The Bike Insurer has pulled together some of the best motorbike guides to help you improve your riding, stay safe on the road and care for your pride and joy.

Best cities for riding a motorbike in the UK

Best cities for riding a motorbike in the UK

While lots of bikers tend to tour the countryside, there is plenty to see from the saddle in the city too. …

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How much does your first set of motorcycle clothing cost?

How much does your first set of motorcycle clothing cost?

Advertorial Starting out on the road on two wheels is exciting and sometimes a little overwhelming because …

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What's driving the motorcycle sales boom?

What's driving the motorcycle sales boom?

The UK motorcycle industry has experienced a significant rise in sales, reaching its highest annual figures si…

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FAQ: Buying a motorcycle on finance

FAQ: Buying a motorcycle on finance

Most bikers would jump at the chance to own another motorcycle but unless you’re a millionaire, it&rsquo…

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How to beat the January Blues

How to beat the January Blues

Unless your birthday’s in January, it’s probably your least favourite month of the year, especiall…

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Winter motorcycling toolkit

Winter motorcycling toolkit

While some bikers use the cold winter months to give their bike a break, we’re firm believers that with …

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Autumn hazards for bikers

Autumn hazards for bikers

Autumn is a tricky time of the year for motorcycle riders because the weather is even less predictable than an…

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A beginner’s guide to motorcycle track days

A beginner’s guide to motorcycle track days

Yesterday, I ventured on track on two wheels for the first time ever. And it was brilliant. The venue: Llan…

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Am I a Born-again biker?

Am I a Born-again biker?

Born-again bikers are the subject of a new safety campaign from North Yorkshire police. Now, not every bike…

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Why are Londoners ignoring ground anchors?

Why are Londoners ignoring ground anchors?

It seems like we go barely one week without seeing a video of a motorcycle being stolen from the side of a roa…

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How to run in new motorbike tyres

How to run in new motorbike tyres

Motorcycle tyres are complex things of beauty and that’s never truer than when they are brand new. Ar…

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Electric bicycle or electric moped?

Electric bicycle or electric moped?

The electric bicycle market in the UK is growing, unfortunately so is confusion.  Electric bicycles ar…

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Why are scooters so popular?

Why are scooters so popular?

Almost 31,000 new scooters were registered last year making them the most popular type of bike bar none in the…

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How does SHARP rate motorcycle helmets?

How does SHARP rate motorcycle helmets?

You might not have heard of Safety Helmet Assessment and Rating Programme (SHARP) but it’s a UK governme…

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Tinted visors on your motorcycle helmet

Tinted visors on your motorcycle helmet

When the sun comes out, there are few places that beat the British countryside and few things that beat a ride…

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Motorcycle test manoeuvres

Motorcycle test manoeuvres

Any kind of examination is stressful if you’re desperate to pass and paying for the privilege and the mo…

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Vespa: the ageless icon

Vespa: the ageless icon

A quick look back through old photo albums or Facebook profile pictures will tell you one thing, fashions and …

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