MSL April 2018 out now!

The latest issue of Motorcycle Sport & Leisure is out now. Get yours at any discerning newsagent or subscribe to get yours delivered every month.

Here’s a quick summary of what’s inside this issue…


  • News: The latest biking news.
  • Products: Interesting kit and accessories
  • Your letters: MSL readers have their say
  • Maynard Hershon: Children’s hospital toy run, pt. 1
  • The High Sider: Testing times for all


  • Touring news: Tours of note
  • Day ride: Lake District passes ridden
  • Richard Millington: One week or ten – it’s all the same
  • Mid ride: Technical troubles in Portugal
  • Long ride: 1902 FN finally reaches Belgium
  • Adventure planning: How to prep your bike and kit


  • Suzuki V-Strom 250: One week with the mini-adventurer
  • Kawasaki H2 SX SE: Supercharging sports touring
  • Triumph Tiger 800: Now more off-road orientated
  • Honda Africa Twin Adventure Sports: Even tougher than before
  • Harley-Davidson Sport Glide: The cruiser that does it all
  • Yamaha X-MAX and KTM RC390: Winter trip to Skegness
  • Classic test: 1981 Triumph TR7 Tiger 750


  • Baba’s Blades: the Honda Fireblade story
  • Tech Talk: Supercharging explained
  • What’s on: dates for your diary
  • Tried & tested: Winter jacket, trousers, gloves and more
  • Kevin Cameron: The natural man
  • Tony Carter: Bandit territory


  • Suzuki GSX-S1000F: Bertie very nearly plugs and plays
  • Yamaha X-MAX 400: Making a fish and chip run to Matlock Bath
  • Suzuki V-Strom 650XT: Mossy is converting minds