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Triumph aim for 400mph Motorcycle Land Speed Record Triumph, Bonneville, race, motoring, Euan Antona, Kettle Mag
Triumph Motorcycles are preparing to do the unthinkable next week by breaking the Motorbike Land Speed Record with a speed of 400mph. Set to be ridden by TV personality and well-known adrenaline junkie Guy Martin, the company will take to the legendary Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah to attempt to break the existing 376.8mph record....
Geneva Motor Show 2016 – What came good? Geneva, 2016, cars, motoring, Geneva Motor Show, Kettle Mag, Euan Antona
About a month and a half ago, I wrote an article for Kettle Mag looking at some of the biggest rumours ahead of the motor show. Fast forward to the week of the show and the first shots of what will actually be presented have been leaked out of the show hall. Here is a look...
Turning back time: 2006
As a Sheffield resident, it’s quite hard to escape the excitement and celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Arctic Monkeys' debut album Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not. Pairing this with the news that the Sacha Baron-Cohen film Borat is also celebrating the same birthday this year, I found myself reflecting on all...
Great Scott! The return of the DeLorean DMC-12
Thanks to a change in the law regarding small scale car manufacturing, DeLorean specialist Stephen Wynne, trading under the original DeLorean Motor Company name, is now in a position to build the iconic cars again from his base in Texas. This is the first time that the DeLorean DMC-12 will be made since production ceased...
Geneva 2016: The rumours
It may seem unusual talking about a motor show two months ahead of the doors opening. However, the internet is awash with various different rumours and announcements of cars that are expected to debut at Geneva in March. Here is a roundup of my top 5 cars that we may be seeing on the stands! Bugatti Chiron Possibly...
The next train to arrive at platform 6 is the 07:36 Service to: Guaranteed depression Transport, Trains, Commute
Monday morning, 7:30am. The commuters of the world fall out of their warm houses, leaving behind the beautiful scent of burned toast, clutching the Daily Mail or a Kindle on their way to the train station. For most of the people who have to commute to work in the UK, the biggest challenge of the day is actually getting to the...
Happy 40th ‘A Night at the Opera’!
November marks the 40th Birthday of Queen’s ‘A Night at the Opera’. Considered by many as the bands most definitive album, it sported the 3rd best selling single of all time in the UK – Bohemian Rhapsody.  As a keen pianist myself, I know that simply hitting a B-flat octive in the left hand and running...