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Over the last three years we have taken part in the National Road Rally, and enjoyed every minute of it. Now it's time to give something back so we will be operating the Lincoln checkpoint for 2016.
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Current Garage Update

I thought I would give an update on what is in the garage and what I am doing with them.

Hayabusa

I am thinking that I will update the Hayabusa and make it a better bike for me personally. So I am thinking, and as R-burt will tell you my thoughts change quicker than a very quick thing, about the following:

Tyres: I have put new tyres on the Busa. Previously I had a Bridgestone S20 on the front and a Bridgestone T30 on the rear, so that was a Fast Road Tyre on the front and a touring tyre on the rear, lots of front end grip and better wear at the rear. However after over 6000miles they need replacing, the front is very…

Suzuki SV650S K5

So I was looking through Facebook and on one of the Groups I am subscribed to I see a K5 SV650 for sale at a very cheap price. No photos and it says the forks are leaking, the head bearings are shot and the rear tyre is knackered. I get in touch and sort out a deal for a cracking price for the bike in the condition that he described.

As part of the deal he delivered it and when it turned up (he rode it here) I was pleasantly surprised to see that the forks were in fact fine. Here is a list of the points that need looking at or is a problem and my solution:

Rear tyre knackered: Yep it is virtually bald in the centre, also…

Hosting a Control for the National Road Rally 2016

 

So there we were, me and R-Burt preparing for the next 17hours of hosting the Lincoln Control of the National Road Rally 2016, which it seems is Britain’s best kept biking secret, unfortunately. So how had we got here?

Well for the last three years we have really enjoyed taking part and last year we were slightly disappointed to see that the Lincoln Control was going to have to be classed as a Virtual Control as they hadn’t found anyone to host it.

Therefore in an attempt to give something back to this event, which we love, we offered to host the Lincoln Control for 2016. All I can …