Rapid Bikes August 2009 On Sale Now! What a cracker issue this month! You’ll be blown away by Mick Hodge’s wild 172kg, 240hp turbo custom – our cover bike this month. Not to mention a full strip down inside exclusive look at Ben Spies’s factory R1 superbike!
This month in Rapid you will also find a trick carbon-fibre 2008 R1, our project bikes – Buell 1125CR, GSX-R1000K9, 2009 R1, RSX550… Plus a feature on 25 years of the Ninja Kawasaki.
New bikes? There are loads. Try GSX-R1000K9 v CBR1000RR v YZF-R1 v ZX-10R v KTM RC8R v MV Agusta F4 RR 312 ridden head-to-head. Plus a full road test on the mighty BMW K 1300 R and Suzuki SV650 LAMS spin.
Features include the career of John Warrian, one of our best racers of the 60s, 70s and 1980s. Plus how to turbo charge your bike, remove scratches from paintwork and lots of new products and bike news. Go get it now!