19 November 2014
It’s fair to say our wonderful readers are a pretty even handed bunch
15 October 2014
As I speed away from my forties (well, shuffle) I find myself throwing a backward glance over my shoulder more and more
17 September 2014
It’s a joy putting together CMM every month with a rag-tag fugitive band of expert contributors
20 August 2014
It’s always those that are most deserving that don’t receive
16 July 2014
Numbers in motorcycling are oh-so important
18 June 2014
So said the Outspan oranges advert from many moons ago – and they were right
21 May 2014
It may not have seen the sort of bike sales the 1980s enjoyed, but we can look back at the 1990s as a halcyon time for motorcycling
16 April 2014
Welcome to the May issue of CMM. You may sense a slight Yamaha theme in this month’s issue – and to a degree you’d be right
19 March 2014
It’s always difficult when looking back. More so with bikes
19 February 2014
It’s brilliant being at the helm of a magazine that can cover such a broad scope of machines and memories

Current Issue: Dec 2014 - Issue 326

• Suzuki GSX1100 Spa Katana
Was all the blood, sweat, tears and cash worth it?
• Rickman Kawasaki
TV director finds and rides the bike of his dreams
• Field of dreams
CMM launches THE project of 2015 – the RD350LC Retro Reboot!
• Honda CBR600F
John Nutting recalls the first generation in MIRA Files
• Yamaha YZF-R1
The original is 17 – here’s our version for today’s retro tastes
• Kawasaki W1
Steve Cooper on how to rebuild this cool Kwak motor
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Bertie Simmonds, Editor
Bertie Simmonds, Editor

CMM editor Bertie Simmonds cut his teeth on a Kawa 125 while working on a local paper. He soon got the bike bug and progressed and has tried and worked on most of the modern ‘classics’.

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