Register / Sign in

25/10/2019    New life after franchise chop

Franchises are fraught; selling second-hand bikes online and by appointment is the way to go, according to motorcycle dealer Robert Rooney who has set up a new slim-line business following his...

Read more »


25/10/2019    Bournemouth dealer passes away

Roger Barrett of Roger Barrett Motorcycles in Bournemouth passed away peacefully at home on 20 October after a long illness. His family and close friends were with him and the announcement of Roger'...

Read more »


25/10/2019    Dealers face cut in finance commission

Dealers face a drop in income from finance deals as the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) acts to protect customers and cut the cost of credit. The FCA is set to ban dealers from adding to the...

Read more »


25/10/2019    ULEZ scrappage scheme

Low income and disabled Londoners can swap their older motorcycles for ULEZ-compliant machines with the extension of the capital’s vehicle scrappage allowance scheme. Qualifying riders can claim £...

Read more »


24/10/2019    DVLA tech team looks to the future

        DVLA’s Emerging Tech Lab is exploring the potential value new and emerging technologies can offer us. Digital Architect Rob James gives us the lowdown.  

Read more »