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Motorbikes offer a convenient, fun and economical way to travel, whether you ride for practical reasons or for the sheer thrill of it — or perhaps both.

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Bike advice

Whether you're a keen motorcyclist or a newbie who's just bought their first set of wheels, we've put together some useful guides for you on subjects ranging from safety to insurance and beginner advice.

Bike safety

Your safety should be your number one priority when on the road. This guide contains useful tips to help riders avoid accidents and protect themselves in the event of a collision.

Bike types

Struggling to figure out which type of bike is right for you? There are hundreds of models on the market, all with different specs, perks and rider experiences. Our guide includes a rundown of different bike types to help you pick the perfect machine.

First time insurance

If you've just bought your first bike but still need to insure it, make sure you read our guide beforehand. As well as explaining the different levels of cover, it contains some useful tips on how to get the best deal on insurance.

Guide to bike makes & models

Interested in the history of motorbike manufacturers? If so, be sure to take a look at our guide to bike makes and models.

Moped insurance

If a moped is your ride of choice, our guide contains useful insurance information along with tips on how you can lower your premium.

Scooter insurance

In this guide, we take a look at reasons to ride a scooter, explore the differences between scooters and mopeds, and share essential information on getting insured.

Motorbike beginner's guide

If you're new to riding motorbikes, there's a lot of information you need to know before taking to the saddle. Our comprehensive guide will help you get started on the road.

Young riders

Statistically, young riders are most likely to be involved in an accident, which is why insurance prices tend to be higher. If you're a young rider, read our guide for tips on how you can cut your premium down to size.

The top 10 motorbike gadgets

Motorbike gadgets come in all shapes and sizes. Some are just about aesthetics, while others can actually make your everyday journeys easier and safer. Here are some of our favourite gadgets.

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