Last week the Pulse Racing Team took a little road trip to Milan in Italy for the world's largest annual motorcycle show known as Eicma.

Many of you reading this right now grew up around motorcycles. They are greasy, oily machines. The air filters need cleaning, the oil needs replacing, the coolant needs checking, and most importantly, the gas tank needs to be filled.

As a Director of Pulse Racing Products Jim Peters has always been a keen Motocross rider and more recently mountain bike racing too.

Rudie Campagne credits the discovery of graphene — the world’s thinnest material — with turning around the fortunes of his bicycle tyre company, Vittoria. About a million times thinner than a human hair, a single layer of graphene is 200 times the strength of steel.