Bertie Simmonds

  • Suzuki RGV500: THE race replica

    Suzuki RGV500: THE race replica

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    If one bike can almost sum up the race-replica paint job craze, it has to be Suzuki’s RGV500…

  • Classic versus Modern Kawasaki Z650/Z650RS

    Classic versus Modern Kawasaki Z650/Z650RS

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    These two may look alike, but do they supply the same emotions? It’s a battle of the classic four-cylinder Kawasaki Z650 versus it’s twin-cylinder doppelgänger – the modern Z650RS ‘retro’. Game on!

  • Foggy Petronas FP1: history & what went wrong

    Foggy Petronas FP1: history & what went wrong

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    Racing is clearly a matter of timing: it’s how the pecking order is worked out. But it also has a direct effect on whether a machine will be a success or not. The stars often need to align… They didn’t for the gorgeous Foggy Petronas FP1.

  • The life and career of Renzo Pasolini

    The life and career of Renzo Pasolini

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    Bertie Simmonds looks back at the life and career of Renzo Pasolini (with photography from the Mortons Archive)

  • From the archive: Hodgson’s choice

    From the archive: Hodgson’s choice

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    Two decades ago, Neil Hodgson became the UK’s second World Superbike Champion.

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