An article popped onto my news feed this week regarding HUD’s or “heads-up displays” for motorbike users. They have often been the norm for fighter pilots for many years now & more recently introduced in cars or even trucks etc... Read more »
For many riding in the rain is a common thing.. maybe you are a daily commuter or you work on two wheels such as a courier, pizza delivery etc or maybe you re just one of those people who always... Read more »
We were recently contacted by a MAG representative who was contacted by a PhD student at the University of Nottingham, with a specific interest in investigating accidents involving motorcyclists at junctions. Statistics indicate there has been a great increase in... Read more »
A couple of days ago, this video came up in my YouTube suggested video’s & caught my attention. According to the description “The first high visibility accessory for motorcycle helmets with wireless brake detection technology. Brake Free is an ultra... Read more »
These days, with improvements in technology & of course the benefits of low cost compared to prices 10 or 20 years ago, there does seem to be a trend to using helmet or bike mounted camera’s to record your motorcycle... Read more »
If you like road trips & you are thinking of a planning for your summer holiday, a motorcycle holiday could be the answer. Nothing beats that feeling of living the movie road trip experience for yourself. January or early February... Read more »
I know in the warmer weather the thought of wearing heavy boots, gloves & leathers or lined jackets & thick lined trousers on a bike does sometimes seem a pain & the prospect of feeling the cool air on your... Read more »
Our first Bikers’ Breakfast of the 2016 season commences this Sunday 5th June at The Loggerheads Hotel, on the A53 Loggerheads, Newcastle-under-Lyme. Come along and see us and get a Free Bacon or Sausage Bap and a brew. We’ve got... Read more »
By Ted Foreman This is a short article designed to give some basic tips on motorcycle tyre maintenance and safety. The tyres on your motorcycle are an engineered component, for example did you know each tyre is assembled from up to... Read more »
Staffordshire Safer Roads Partnership have released their new mobile app providing lots of tips and info for young riders; it’s all good stuff for older biker’s too!! The free app includes information on what to do in the event of an accident, with a place to store your essential personal information and your riding information too (insurance details, reminder dates for your MOT and insurance renewal) and you can just press the button and it will tell you where you are.
There are regular competitions where you could win some biking gear which link to the series of videos ‘The Adventures of Biker Jack’ which will be released periodically.
To see more information on the app and all young rider stuff see the young rider website. Like us on our Biker Jack facebook page to support the campaign or download the app free here for iPhone, Android or Windows.