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Long-term report: The Royal Enfield Scram 411 puts in the miles
Royal Enfield Scram
Royal Enfield Scram

You look at the Royal Enfield Scram’s relatively compact 411cc engine and think that it might not be the best motorcycle for long days in the saddle. After all, smaller engines tend to feel a little ‘buzzy’ when sitting at motorway speeds for extended periods of time.

But after several long-distance journeys aboard the Scram, it’s pleasing to report that it’s actually a very impressive mile-muncher.

A recent flurry of reasonably chunky rides for work has seen the Scram darting all across the country, with the little single-cylinder engine thrumming away underneath merrily. With only a five-speed

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First Ride: Honda’s CB750 Hornet brings lightweight and accessible performance
Honda Hornet
Honda Hornet
Honda Hornet
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The naked sports bike segment is awash with options. You’ve got offerings from the likes of Yamaha and Triumph – to name but two – so establishing a foothold in it is never easy. But Honda is never one to back out from a challenge, which results in this – the Hornet.

Reviving a name that shot to prominence in the mid-1990s, it’s a bike that aims to do a whole lot for a price that’ll attract a whole lot of riders. But does it feel cut-price when you’re out on the road? We’ve been finding

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Long-term report: What do others think of our high speed load lugging Audi RS4?
Long-term report: What do others think of our high speed load lugging Audi RS4?

While the Audi RS4 has certainly won a place in my heart over the past few months, I’ve recently been interested to hear what other people think of it.

And rather than ask people in the street – many of whom usually offer their opinion without me asking (some good, some bad) – I thought I’d try a more scientific approach and let some others test it out properly.

So, in the interest of a balanced opinion, I rather reluctantly handed the keys to my long term loan Audi over to two colleagues.

Interestingly the feedback I got from them

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