Register / Sign in

19/02/2013    Piaggio to shut historic Spanish factory

Piaggio Group has announced that its Derbi factory in Martorelles near Barcelona is to close down with the loss of more than 150 jobs. Production of Derbi motorcycles will be transferred from Spain...

Read more »


19/02/2013    DEFRA minister backs Wheels to Work

Plans to create a national network for the industry’s Wheels to Work scheme came a step nearer last month when Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) minister Richard Benyon...

Read more »


19/02/2013    Big expansion move by US group

La Jolla Group Inc, which claims to be the world’s premier multi-brand apparel licensing company with a portfolio of brands including O’Neill Clothing USA, Metal Mulisha, Rusty and FMF clothing, has...

Read more »


18/02/2013    Snow hits big bike sales

As widely anticipated, heavy snow over most of the country hit over 500cc motorcycle sales hard, new registrations in January dropping by 24 per cent to only 1250 machines, compared with 1654 in...

Read more »


18/02/2013    15 February - motorcycle industry share price guide

A snapshot of global bike and ATV industry share performance at the trading week closure on Friday 15 February 2013. USA (US dollar) Harley-Davidson    Daily high 53.56  Daily low 52.43  Last trade...

Read more »