Tru-Tension enters Iron Butt’s Brit Butt Rally!

2018-05-14T11:33:00+00:00

We’re very excited to announce that, for the first time, Tru-Tension will be entering one of the toughest motorcycle rallies in Great Britain, the Brit Butt Rally. Each rider is expected to complete around 1,200 miles in just 36 hours! We’ll be regularly posting on social media with our progress throughout the rally, so like [...]

Tru-Tension enters Iron Butt’s Brit Butt Rally! 2018-05-14T11:33:00+00:00

How to Maintain your Motorcycle’s Clutch

2018-04-25T10:39:51+00:00

From your brake pedal to your kickstand, every single component of your bike needs to be taken care of and maintained. Whether it is a complete replacement or a straightforward adjustment, it’s crucial to the health of your bike that all parts of your bike are looked after – and your clutch is no [...]

How to Maintain your Motorcycle’s Clutch 2018-04-25T10:39:51+00:00

Top Tips for Preventing Motorbike Theft

2018-04-25T10:25:57+00:00

Unfortunately, it appears that motorcycle theft is still prevalent across the UK, particularly in the capital. It is reported that approximately 15,000 two-wheeled vehicles were stolen in London between the middle of 2016 and the middle of 2017, which is a 30% increase from the previous year. Police believe that the majority of criminals [...]

Top Tips for Preventing Motorbike Theft 2018-04-25T10:25:57+00:00

Top Tips for Newly Qualified Riders

2018-04-25T09:53:06+00:00

There’s nothing quite like the feeling of relief you experience immediately after you have passed your motorcycle test - your riding career is just about to begin. You may feel like you are on top of the world, but in truth, it’s likely that you are nervous about your first independent ride. Predictably, newly [...]

Top Tips for Newly Qualified Riders 2018-04-25T09:53:06+00:00

How to Ride a Motorbike in a Group

2018-04-25T09:33:17+00:00

Going on a group ride with your friends is great fun. Whether you are touring countries you have never been to before, or are going for a day’s ride through the countryside, riding in a group brings a sense of excitement that you don’t get from independent riding. However, it is an entirely different [...]

How to Ride a Motorbike in a Group 2018-04-25T09:33:17+00:00

Tru-Tension racing forward following success in The Den!

2018-02-12T11:27:05+00:00

PRESS RELEASE: Tru-Tension racing forward following success in The Den! Innovative motorcycle tools manufacturer Tru-Tension successfully secured £75,000 of investment from retail guru Touker Suleyman on BBC’s Dragons’ Den on Sunday evening. Tru-Tension founder Chris Frappell, 26, said “Everything has happened so quickly since securing investment from Touker, it’s been a pleasure to work with [...]

Tru-Tension racing forward following success in The Den! 2018-02-12T11:27:05+00:00

Tru-Tension motorcycle products inventor enters The Den

2018-02-07T16:49:40+00:00

PRESS RELEASE: Chris Frappell, a young inventor from Nailsea, Bristol and founder of Tru-Tension, a manufacturer of motorcycle products, will star on BBC’s Dragons’ Den this month. Chris, 26, said “It was such an amazing and exciting experience pitching to the Dragons. The show will give my brand and range of products more exposure than [...]

Tru-Tension motorcycle products inventor enters The Den 2018-02-07T16:49:40+00:00

Tips for safely riding a motorcycle on the motorway

2018-01-11T10:19:17+00:00

Riding on the motorway is a completely different experience from riding in the city and on single carriageway roads, and it requires different skills. Particularly for newly qualified riders, the thought of riding on a motorway can be an intimidating idea. Below we have answered some common questions concerning motorway riding to help prepare [...]

Tips for safely riding a motorcycle on the motorway 2018-01-11T10:19:17+00:00

What should I do if my bike gets a flat tyre whilst riding?

2017-11-30T14:36:55+00:00

There’s few things worse than realising you have a flat tyre. Maybe it’s just my luck, but I always seem to get them at the worst possible time. Not only did a flat tyre once make me late to my first day at a new job, but even worse, a flat tyre was the [...]

What should I do if my bike gets a flat tyre whilst riding? 2017-11-30T14:36:55+00:00