Saracen Press Release

December 15th, 2009

So here it is folks, the biggest news of the year, Lance McDermott is coming on board. Saracen is proud to announce Lance McDermott as the first signing since the brand was acquired by Madison earlier this year. The 2008 Nissan QashQui winner has signed a 3 year deal underwriting the commitment of Madison to re-establish this brand as one of Britain’s finest. Lance will be ..

Ariel final prototype updates

November 26th, 2009

Just got the final 3D files through for the Ariel prior to my visit out to Taiwan next week. The final sample frame parts are being machined as we speak. Here's the updated tapered headtube complete with CNC machined Saracen logo. Updated swingarm CNC plate to increase stiffnes, save weight and allow easier access to the linkage bushings. The shock driver Y linkage is now a su..


November 25th, 2009

Whoa... here she is... the "Beast"... Here's our tribute to the salt-of-the-earth, honest-to-goodness, White Van Drivers everywhere!! VW Transporter T5 yum yum yum.  And aint she purdy... Red-hot-flamin-goodness! Don't forget to say Waaaassss-uuup if you see her around the country. Cheers.

Saracen in the press..

November 25th, 2009

Some tasty snippets from this months mags: MBUK's Christmas wishlist: MBR: MBUK:

Ariel in Dirt Magazine

November 13th, 2009

We met up with Ed at Dirt a couple of months back when they had the first UK ride of the Ariel prototype. This is from their mag: Thanks guys. Ariel is now in the final stages of development and we are currently on target for first delivery Feb 2010.   Cheers

Zen 2 on

November 11th, 2009

The nice folks over at bikeradar have recently reviewed our brand new Zen 2. While I'm not one to cry over spilt milk and take reviews with a pinch of salt, some of my thoughts... The fork might not be to their liking but the bike was £300 less than the others on test, and it features QR15. Too hea..