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MCI News

May 2013

eMCI Member Wins Scooter of the Year

28th May 2013

eMCI member Vectrix has had one of its models named European “e-Scooter of the Year” for the third year in a row. The Vectrix model VX-1 Li/Li+ was chosen by a jury of 14 European journalists, View full story

Loan of bike needed for life saving volunteers

16th May 2013

A volunteer group, which helps the NHS by transporting life saving medical care, needs an additional motorcycle, to expand its services. Bloodfast Emergency Volunteer Service assists the Hull View full story

Exclusive price for the Dirt Bike show for those who register for the Motorcycle Off-Road Experience

15th May 2013

Anyone who registers for the Motorcycle Off-Road Experience (MORE) from 16th May, regardless of whether they secure one of the 400 sessions, will be sent a link via email to a hidden page, View full story

Get On provide a ‘practical’ lesson at Bennetts bike school.

10th May 2013

Motorcycle insurance specialist Bennetts welcomed both Get On and Steve Kenward, CEO of the Motorcycle Industry Association, as part of a programme of industry talks and events designed to enhance View full story

BIS offers funding to counter cyber attacks

9th May 2013

BIS offers funding to counter cyber attacks, which cost SMEs up to 6% of turnover each year The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) is offering ‘innovation vouchers’ up to the View full story

Score for BEN in 5-a-side football competition!

7th May 2013

Football playing MCI members are invited to take a team to a 5-a-side football tournament next month, organised by the automotive industry charity - Ben. The annual event, which is taking place at View full story

New Finance Provider joins the MCI

6th May 2013

Santander Consumer Finance is the latest financial provider to join the MCI. Specialising originally in the car market to become the UK’s largest provider of car finance, the company moved into View full story

Funding towards electric bike manufacture in West Midlands

6th May 2013

Funding of up to £30,000 is available to companies working towards the manufacture of electric motorcycles in the West Midlands. The Electric and Intelligent Vehicles project is offering grants View full story

BikeSafe London celebrates 10 years of improving rider safety

1st May 2013

BikeSafe-London give even more reason to take a workshop, as it celebrates ten years of improving rider safety. To celebrate the tenth anniversary of BikeSafe-London, the cost of rider skills View full story