A QUESTION OF BIKES
Test your biking knowledge with these teasers. Anything below 10 is really not good enough!
WHO ARE THEY?
1 Who are these two Royal pranksters, heading into medieval battle?
NAME THIS BIKE
2 The year is 1902, and this was one manufacturer’s first bike. Whose?
3 It defined a new level of superbike exclusivity, how many were built?
NAME THE SHOW
4 This fresh-faced duo are about to change the world. Name the series.
BIKE NAME THE CONCEPT
5 It’s very obviously a BMW boxer engine – but it appears to be sporting a rather tasty supercharger, too. It’s just a prototype at this stage, but what’s it called?
WHAT’S THIS BIKE?
6 The decal on the tanks says ‘World Motorcycle Speed Record Holder’.
7 Who is this famous ex-racer looking surprisingly hairy?
WHAT IS THAT?
8 In 2005 it was regularly credited as being one of the most ungainly exhausts ever. Name the bike.
9 It’s extremely rare, and hit every branch on the ugly tree as it fell to Earth – but what the hell is it?
10 He’s racing for Honda in 2017, but he won’t be chewing any toffee with those gnashers. Who is it?
NAME THE BIKE
11 No prizes for guessing that it’s a two-stroke, but which one of the insane 1980s super-smokers is it?
NAME THE SKYDIVER
12 He’s known as a prolific crasher, and there were seasons when he seemed barely able to finish a race.
13 Meet Freddie, he’s the son of a very famous racer, but who?
14 He managed to do what no other British rider has managed in the history of motorcycle sport, and shares his name with a cathedral-less city.