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25 May 2017

New motorcycle patent applications

The patent office has been busy receiving a swathe of motorcycle-related applications. Here’s what you need to know

Bike Tests
25 May 2017

2017 Triumph 1050 Speed Triple R

Triumph’s Speed Triple has been an icon of the nakedbike scene since it appeared in 1994.  It wasn’t until 2005 that Triumph released the fourth generation of Speed Triples, this time  with a 1050cc engine. Strong and smooth power delivery has long been a hallmark of the in

Tested / Riding Gear + Equipment
25 May 2017

X-Lite 802RR Ultra Carbon helmet

When Grant Sammut from Ron Angel Wholesale called to say the new Italian-made X-Lite 802RR Ultra Carbon helmet was in stock, he claimed people had fainted after simply laying eyes on it, such is its beauty. When mine arrived just in time for the recent BMW launch in Tasmania, I

News / Manufacture News
25 May 2017

BMW HP4 Race is here!

Meet BMW’s carbon-fibre, track-only monster

Bike Tests
24 May 2017

KAWASAKI VULCAN CLASSIC VN1500 - 1996-2003

Nothing about Kawasaki’s big cruiser measures up short against Milwaukee’s best – except its brand-power

Sport / Off-road
24 May 2017

Tattersalls Finke Desert Race.

The weeks are quickly ticking down again to the biggest off-road race the country has to offer, the Tattersalls Finke Desert Race.

Sport / Off-road
24 May 2017

CENTRAL COAST CUP MOTOR CYCLE RACE MEETING THIS WEEKEND

It’s on again this weekend. One of the biggest motorsport events on the Central Coast

Sport / Off-road
24 May 2017

Kirk Hutton joins bLU cRU in QLD

Enduro legend at this weekend's Toowoomba charity trail ride

News / Local
23 May 2017

Aussie motorcycle sales bubble bursts

On the back of the industry’s best annual result since 2009, sales of new motorcycles, ATVs and scooters recorded a 13.4 per cent decline in the first quarter of 2017, compared to the same period last year. Aussies purchased 21,794 brand newies in the three months to March, co

Bike Tests
23 May 2017

Yamaha MT-07 Tracer

The show must go on – that’s how the saying goes, right? Yamaha had organised the launch of its new MT-07-based Tracer in the beautiful Hunter Valley

News / Local
22 May 2017

Nicky Hayden passes away

Former MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden has died aged 35, five days after being involved in a crash while cycling.

Gassit Garage / Columns
22 May 2017

Grid Talk with Alex Phillis

It’s set to be an epic 2017 for this young gun, who is racing in Australia, NZ … and now the States