The Bike Trac page for Steph Jeavons has to be one of the most interesting tracking pages you’ll ever see.
It shows a single orange track line squiggling its way around most of the world.
As we write this, 11 August 2015, we can see that Steph and her Honda CRF 250L are currently parked up in Colombia and that her ‘last bike movement’ was at 10:00am. It’s also the 3,614th time that her Bike Trac unit has ‘checked in’.
We can also see that… Read more
The last time we caught up with Brigid and John Rynne, the unfortunate news had reached us that Brigid had taken a tumble and broken her leg on their mission to reach China from Southern Ireland.
Now the dust has settled, we caught up with John for a chat on his progress so far.
So, what went wrong in Western Russia?
Apart from the main transport arteries from Moscow and town centres, most roads in Russia are unsurfaced. Even apparently major road… Read more
With just a couple of days left until Father’s Day this year (Sunday June 21), Road Angel Group might just be the saviour, with a handful of options that could well offer a solution for the man that allegedly has everything.
With more than a hint of a motoring theme, Road Angel Group is regarded by many as the creator of the safety camera locator, now offering several solutions for the modern driver.
Gem +, the firm’s latest s… Read more
The growth in the use of dashcams across the UK has been widely reported, but little has been mentioned about their use by professional drivers.
As such, the Road Angel Group is encouraging drivers of HGVs, LGVs and taxi cabs to consider installing its new Halo dashcam.
The Halo differs from some other dashcams on the market as it has a rear-facing camera (as well as a front-facing one) to capture footage from behind a vehicle.
This combinatio… Read more
While we could be accused of shouting about the many recoveries we make each month we’re not so vocal about the many adventure trips and charity rides we sponsor, utilising Bike Trac for live tracking.
In 2014 alone, we backed several high profile trips, that not only helped to assure the personal safety of each rider, but allowed family, friends and sponsors the chance see their progress, live 24/7.
Thanks to the unique technology develo… Read more
As a follower of Road Angel Group, we’re delighted to bring you exclusive news first of our very latest product – Road Angel Halo
Launching this week, Road Angel Halo is a discreet and feature-rich high definition video system with front and rear cameras that can be fitted to any vehicle to catch evidence of accidents or car park knocks at all times.
Effectively a fit and forget system, Halo automatically records journeys in real-time be… Read more
Stuck for gift ideas for the loved one that has everything this Christmas? Road Angel Group and Halfords may well have the answer with a Gem that doesn’t break the bank.
Available through selected Halfords Stores, the Road Angel Gem + is the ultimate in-car safety device, aimed at educating drivers with advance warnings of accident black spots, speed limits and temporary restrictions.
Effectively a plug and play system, the Gem + commun… Read more
Following a record first half to 2014, where Road Angel Group reported that its Bike Trac product had recovered more stolen machines in the first six months than in the same period since its introduction, the team are delighted to confirm that October 2014 was Bike Trac’s most successful month for recoveries ever.
Recovering no-less than 17 stolen motorcycles in October, Bike Trac smashed its previous monthly record of 11 (June 201… Read more
Bike Trac is pleased to confirm support of a new India Book of Records attempt, as Sushanth Shetty sets out to ride his Suzuki Hayabusa from the UK to India in the quickest overland time possible.
Setting off from the UK this Saturday (25 October), Sushanth, who lives in London but retains his Indian citizenship, will ride his Hayabusa initially through Europe to Turkey and then Iran, before hopefully heading into Pakistan if his visa applic… Read more
Journalists from Britain’s best-selling motorcycle magazine, Bike, are now well into an epic challenge riding a Suzuki V-Strom 1000 back to the very factory it was built at in Japan, reaching the significant milestone of Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia at the weekend.
Tracked live by Bike Trac, the challenge started out from the Magazine’s home of Peterborough in the UK on May 16, with the initial leg to Istanbul taken care of by edit… Read more