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olly July 23, 2021
The best hot weather motorcycle gear

The best hot weather motorcycle gear

With the riding season in full swing, we have put together a guide of the best hot weather motorcycle gear from KNOX, ensuring unrivalled airflow, comfort and protection…

Knox July 15, 2021
KTM 1290 Super Adventure S

KTM 1290 Super Adventure S

In a bid to oust the BMW GS1250 as king of Adventure Bikes, KTM have thrown everything behind their own flagship model. This isn't Adventure, this is Super Adventure!…

Knox July 12, 2021
Ducati Panigale V2 vs Suzuki GSXR 750

Ducati Panigale V2 vs Suzuki GSXR 750

Suzuki's iconic GSXR 750 vs the Ducati Panigale V2... we put yesteryear's middleweight champ against its modern contender to find out which was fastest in an epic…

Knox July 8, 2021
Dunlop Sportsmart TT review

Dunlop Sportsmart TT review

The last few months I’ve been putting the Sports smart TT through their paces and this is the review from KNOX. The last few months on the Suzuki GSXR 750 has…

Knox June 30, 2021
The best adventure bike gear

The best adventure bike gear

Best Adventure Bike Gear guide from KNOX. ‘Adventure bike riding’ covers pretty much any type of riding as enabled by the latest Adventure bikes, from mile-munching…

Knox June 18, 2021
The best sport bike gear

The best sport bike gear

Rewind 10-15 years ago, sport bike riders were limited to wearing one or two piece leather suits, whether that is for riding socially on the road or commuting to…

Knox June 2, 2021
The Ducati Panigale V2

The Ducati Panigale V2

This is the review of the Ducati Panigale V2 from KNOX. Featuring high speed testing on the Airfield and some of the best roads in the UK, we put Ducati's middleweight…

Knox May 21, 2021
5 reasons we love the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650!

5 reasons we love the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650!

We’ve been lucky enough to spend the last few months with the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650, and we wanted to share 5 reasons why we think it’s great! We have…

Knox April 21, 2021
Stationary Burnout

Stationary Burnout

Doing a motorcycle burnout is a bit of fun and another little skill to add to your motorcycle riding armoury. But like any stunt, there is a right way and a wrong…

Knox April 14, 2021
Devitt Insurance

Devitt Insurance

Insurance for our motorcycles is often at the back of our minds and when that inevitable renewal letter drops it is often accompanied by a sigh! However, after a…

Knox April 9, 2021
KTM 1290 Super Adventure S 2021

KTM 1290 Super Adventure S 2021

We spent the day at the UK press launch for the KTM Super Adventure S and this is the first ride review and full technical breakdown from KNOX.

Knox April 8, 2021
The Super Duke RR has landed

The Super Duke RR has landed

Just when you thought The Beast couldn’t get any crazier, #KTM bring out a brand new ‘RR’ Super Duke to the market. This truly READY TO RACE bike will be…

Knox April 7, 2021
First ride of Spring

First ride of Spring

2 years ago Royal Enfield and Knox entered a strategic partnership to manufacture garments and gloves featuring Knox armour. Alongside these products, we wanted…

Knox March 26, 2021
Urbane Pro Glove – Off road feel with on road protection.

Urbane Pro Glove – Off road feel with on road protection.

2 years ago Royal Enfield and Knox entered a strategic partnership to manufacture garments and gloves featuring Knox armour. Alongside these products, we wanted…

Knox March 25, 2021
What I wear when I ride and why I like it!

What I wear when I ride and why I like it!

Everyone has their preferences on riding gear, personally I like to be as comfortable and protected as possible without having to wear big heavy textiles or leather…

Knox March 24, 2021
Royal Enfield Conqueror Knee Guard – built by KNOX

Royal Enfield Conqueror Knee Guard – built by KNOX

2 years ago Royal Enfield and Knox entered a strategic partnership to manufacture garments and gloves featuring Knox armour. Alongside these products, we wanted…

Knox March 19, 2021
The truth about full system race exhausts

The truth about full system race exhausts

In the first episode of our Suzuki GSXR 750 road and track project series, after removing the race exhaust system, we scoured the internet and found an ebay bargain…

Knox March 10, 2021
Crash protection, do you need it?

Crash protection, do you need it?

We are building the ultimate road going track GSXR750 bike and with more and more time being spent on track we thought it would be a sensible idea to protect the…

Knox March 8, 2021
K-Tech Suspension Review

K-Tech Suspension Review

Aftermarket suspension is a bit of a grey area in motorcycling with not a lot of information available. In this Knox Journal and as a part of our Suzuki GSXR 750…

Knox February 25, 2021
The best tyres for sports bikes and super nakeds? Dunlop Sportsmart Mk3

The best tyres for sports bikes and super nakeds? Dunlop Sportsmart Mk3

Choosing the best tyres for your sports bike or super naked is a bit of a mind field with so many choices on offer, from so many brands and with so many different…

Knox February 5, 2021
‘Busa’s back! Suzuki reveals new Hayabusa for 2021.

‘Busa’s back! Suzuki reveals new Hayabusa for 2021.

When the Hayabusa was launched in 1999 its ultra-smooth, turbine-like power delivery yet wide useability made it a worldwide success. The now-iconic #aerodynamic…

Knox January 22, 2021
Aprilia Launches the new RSV4

Aprilia Launches the new RSV4

Last year’s Aprilia RSV4 design has been around for what seems like an eternity, however since the bike was introduced into the market in 2008 it has undergone…

Knox January 8, 2021
Kawasaki ZH2 Acceleration test

Kawasaki ZH2 Acceleration test

Kawasaki haven’t given the ZH2 an official nickname, but with a 200hp supercharged inline 4 with more thrust than a Euro fighter, I’m labelling it a heat seeking…

Knox December 30, 2020
40 Years of Knox

40 Years of Knox

2021 marks our 40th Anniversary at Knox, a journey that has taken us through many a storm, and has demanded more grit, determination and drive than we could have…

Knox December 18, 2020
KTM 1290 SuperDuke R acceleration test

KTM 1290 SuperDuke R acceleration test

KTM’s 1290 SuperDuke R is aptly called the BEAST, 180hp and 103ftlb of torque combining with 189kg dry weight to deliver a bike with more grunt than Mrs Trunc…

Knox December 8, 2020
Kawasaki ZX10r

Kawasaki ZX10r

Kawasaki’s Zx10r is one of the most famous sportsbikes of all time, with riders all over the world loyal fans of Ninja power. 2021 sees the biggest revision to…

Knox November 23, 2020
Gift ideas for Motorcycle Riders

Gift ideas for Motorcycle Riders

Getting the right presents for friends and family is not always easy, so we’ve put together our top 5 gift ideas from Knox, sure to be loved by any motorcycle…

Knox November 17, 2020
Super Soco CPX Electric Scooter

Super Soco CPX Electric Scooter

Recent subscribers to Knox social media and YouTube channels might have come to expect wheelies, burnouts and powerful motorcycles, but actually, we love all types…

Knox November 16, 2020
Husqvarna Vitpilen 701 vs 701 Enduro

Husqvarna Vitpilen 701 vs 701 Enduro

We’ve often wondered that when a manufacturer like Husqvarna place a given engine in various models, how those models then relate to one another in performance.…

Knox November 13, 2020
MT09 - 2021 Yamaha First-Look Review

MT09 - 2021 Yamaha First-Look Review

Riding in the Autumn and Winter is obviously not always as enjoyable as spring summer, but that doesn’t mean it has to be miserable, in fact gear up with the right…

Knox November 5, 2020
Best Motorcycle Gear for Autumn - Winter

Best Motorcycle Gear for Autumn - Winter

Riding in the Autumn and Winter is obviously not always as enjoyable as spring summer, but that doesn’t mean it has to be miserable, in fact gear up with the right…

Knox October 29, 2020
Husqvarna Vitpilen 701

Husqvarna Vitpilen 701

At the back end of 2019, we were lucky enough to get the Husqvarna Vitpilen 701 for a month. During our time with the bike, we raced at the Bike Shed Festival and…

Knox September 24, 2020
BMW M 1000 RR

BMW M 1000 RR

Built from the same platform as the S1000rr, BMW engineers have taken their critically acclaimed 10/10 machine and made it an 11! The M1000rr is lighter, faster,…

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