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20 June 2018

Tasmanian Motorcycle Club

Back before motorcycling even became a thing, a group of Tasmanian visionaries launched Australia’s first motorcycle club

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20 June 2018

Japan’s finest bike builders

The Mooneyes Hot Rod and Custom Show is the bee’s knees when it comes to the Japanese kings of custom cool. Michael Lichter has been covering the event for decades and these are his favourites

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13 June 2018

Where are they now? Steve Parrish

Steve Parrish – Tractor mechanic turned motorcycle racer and team owner

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12 June 2018

AMCN Revolving Racer - Brayden Elliott

I came to the UK two years ago as an Australian champion and with the best wishes of some of our greatest riders; Troy Bayliss, Jason Crump, Chris Vermeulen and Shawn Giles. Now, just one round into this year’s British Superbike Championship my contract with Mission Racing ha

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08 June 2018

Not Forgotten - Jack Forrest

Jack Forrest was the bloke with the most famous ‘elbow’ in Australia

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05 June 2018

Remembering Kenny Blake

The 37th memorial lunch for Aussie racing legend Kenny Blake will be held at the Laurel Hotel, Ascot Vale on the 9 June from 12:30pm.

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03 June 2018

Grid talk with Rebeka Powditch

The matriarch of an Aussie family obsessed with land speed racing brings us up to date on the recent history-making exploits of Team Powditch

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30 May 2018

He did what? The Sandman

If you can dream it, it can be done… right?

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26 May 2018

Two-wheel ball tampering

Burgess and his Aussie cohorts decided a bit of rubber leading off his row-three starting slot might help his launch

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20 May 2018

Where are they now? Gary Coleman

Gary Coleman successful racer turned long-time Grand Prix mechanic

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20 May 2018

Full & cool

We were on our way to Bathurst, NSW, when we stopped for a feed at Pie in the Sky at Bilpin, on Bell’s Line of Road in the Blue Mountains. We had a good yarn over the counter with the maker of the pies (what a righteous thing to be!), followed by an excellent chicken-and-corn p

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18 May 2018

Aussie racing talent - The fast 78'ers

Four decades ago, a throng of Aussie racing talent bit the bullet and headed to Europe to try their luck