Motorcycle Racing News McGuinness...John McGuinness...001 (Video Spoof)

McGuinness…John McGuinness…001 (Video Spoof)

2012-mcguinness-john-mcguinness-001-bond-spoof (1)John McGuinness Spoofs James Bond Video

At the 2012 Isle of Man TT, John McGuinness not only scored two more TT wins to bring his tally to 19, the Brit also filmed a Bondesque short film with his Honda TT Legends team.

The short spoof, titled License to Thrill, has McGuinness acting out one of the most famed men in movie history, James Bond.

Speaking of the video, Honda says “McGuinness stars as 001, a dashing motorcycle racing agent, tasked with the intimidating challenge of winning…but at all costs? His supporting Honda TT Legends team assume the identity of a few famous Bond characters, bringing the world of 007 to the exciting and global realms of TT racing.”

Can McGuinness act as well as he can ride? That’s up to you to decide…

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

2021 Honda Rebel 1100 First Look (8 Fast Facts + 40 Photos)

In spite of the Japanese manufacturers’ general retreat from the cruiser market, Honda is going against the current with its third iteration of the...

Garmin Montana 700i Review: Motorcycle GPS Adventure Partner

I am starting to do adventure motorcycle riding here in the Pacific Northwest, and I am a fanatic about my personal safety. I do...

2021 Kawasaki Z H2 SE First Look (5 Fast Facts—Supercharged)

We met the Kawasaki Z H2 last year, and now it’s time to upgrade. The 2021 Kawasaki Z H2 SE takes the standard supercharged...

2021 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R and ZX-10RR: All-New (15 Fast Facts)

Kawasaki has totally revamped its 2021 Ninja ZX-10R and ZX-10RR superbikes. The motorcycles, built with input from Kawasaki Racing Team (KRT), won the past...

2021 Kawasaki KLX300SM First Look with Specs (6 Fast Facts)

Adding to the KLX300R and all-new KLX300 dual-sport, Kawasaki has completed its 2021 KLX lineup with an unexpected motorcycle. Meet the 2021 Kawasaki KLX300SM,...

2021 Kawasaki KLX300 First Look (5 Fast Facts)

From the moment we rode the 2020 Kawasaki KLX300R, we were crossing our fingers that we would see a dual-sport version. It took only...