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Tested / Riding Gear + Equipment
09 March 2018

Dainese Full Metal 6 Gloves

The Dainese Full Metal 6 Gloves provide improved comfort and protection, new advanced technologies. Quad elastication for increased mobility between the knuckles and the back of the hand. Pre-formed and pre-curved cuffs with a new inner closure for outstanding fit, wrist

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06 March 2018

Guy Martin Road Racer book

Guy Martin is among the world’s best known road racers, now famous as much for his film and television appearances as for his racing achievements. As the principal player in a 2010 TT documentary film, Guy dodged death in a spectacular 240km/h fireball crash. Working with TV

Tested / Riding Gear + Equipment
05 March 2018

RG-020 Dual-Sport Saddlebags

Made from UV treated Tri-Max Ballistic Nylon with Fibertech accents Fits with self-locking harness and in most cases, can be used without racks Includes double Velcro tyre lever pocket on the bottom of each bag Reverse coil zippers help keep out dust and dirt, keepin

Tested / Riding Gear + Equipment
04 March 2018

Five GT2 Gloves

As Winter released its grip on the south-eastern states, my Five HG-1 winter gloves quickly became too hot for daily commuting and with a couple of full-day tests on my to-do list, I required a glove that sat between Five’s HG-1 and its Stunt Evo summer glove. Enter the GT2 tou

Tested / Riding Gear + Equipment
01 March 2018

Michelin Road 5 launch

 Chris Dobie has just returned from Seville, Spain where he attended the world launch of Michelin’s new Road 5 sports touring tyre. Here are his first thoughts.

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26 February 2018

Whispering Smith by Barry Smith

Did you know that Aussie racer Barry Smith won a TT at the Isle of Man with a motorcycle he’d only done one practice lap on? I didn’t either, until I read his honest and entertaining autobiography Whispering Smith. Like Barry’s self-backed career, this book is self-publish

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25 February 2018

Michelin Road 5 world launch

The world launch of Michelin’s new Road 5 tyre has just wrapped up in Seville, Spain. Here is a quick behind the scenes look at what went on.

Tested / Riding Gear + Equipment
19 February 2018

Just arrived - AGV Veloce S helmet

Link International, the Australian distributors for the Italian AGV brand in Australia has sent me a new AGV Veloce S in Rossi Ranch colours to test run. The helmet retails for $899. The shell construction is a mix of carbon, aramid and fibreglass. The helmet comes in sizes rang

Tested / Riding Gear + Equipment
18 February 2018

Furygan Full Apex Perfo Suit

Moves like Zarco

Tested / Rides
04 February 2018


If you’re looking for an easy sightseeing tour, this ain’t the one for you. Hang on tight as ADB editor Mitch Lees takes us on a 12-day bash through the wilds of the Himalayas

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23 January 2018

Panigale V4 WSBK bike tested

A new engine note was heard when action got underway in a two-day WorldSBK test at Jerez.

Tested / Riding Gear + Equipment
14 January 2018


With summer here it’s time to swap those winter warmers for something cool and comfortable that won’t sacrifice protection.