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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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Suzuki SV650S K1

So we are back with the great Trackday Bike debate. I am still regretting selling my ZX6 A1P….. and I have given up on the Aprilia RSV that I brought to replace it has fallen by the wayside so I need a new Trackday bike. I have been talking to R1-Burt and I think that my wants at the track have changed. Before I wanted to keep beating my laptimes and that was my sole goal, but I think my focus has changed and now I just want to have a good time.

R1-Burt has a very nice SV650N “Pointy” that he is going to be taking to the track so I thought that could match him and get myself a SV650 too. Just out of…

National Road Rally 2016


The HJPBikes boys (R-Bert and Heef) have both taken part in the National Road Rally for the past three years. Having completed and received the Bronze, Silver and finally last year, the Gold awards we felt it was time to try something different and give back to the event that had given us such enjoyment (and the occasional frustration).

So the other week Heef contacted the organisers and asked whether they would like us to host the Lincoln checkpoint. We had a few ideas of locations and how we would man it over the day and night required. They said yes, with an additional please and thank you.


Suzuki SV1000 Turbo – To Do List

I thought I would also add my (quite long) to do list for the Suzuki SV1000 Turbo. Starting at the front and working backwards here its the complete and possibly never finished list.

Front End

Check/Replace the front wheel bearings as appropriate Paint the bottom of the fork leg Clean Front Brakes and Check the pads/replace pads New front Brake Discs Clean/paint front brake calipers Replace front Mudguard Replace front fork fluid Check Spring Rate in Front Fork Clean up/Paint top yoke Replace Slightly Tacky GSXR labelled Bar End Weight Replace Shorty Brake and Clutch Lever Check Steering Head…