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21 July 2017

Dave Barr - Riding the Southern Cross

Dave Barr silenced the doubters by travelling to the four extremities of the world’s largest island

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14 July 2017

Where are they now? David Luthie

David Luthje emerged from a minibike display team to become a top proddie runner

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14 July 2017

Tyred and emotional

Round black things. Tyres mean everything to modern racing.

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12 July 2017

Keith Turner - Hard yards racing in Europe

Keith Turner never had the best equipment, but in 1971 finished second to Agostini in the world 500cc title

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07 July 2017

Not forgotten - Billy Sanders

A speedway superstar who was hugely popular with fans and rivals alike

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03 July 2017

Revolving Racer - Melissa Bruce

Melissa Bruce - Growing up, I was not the kid racer with doting helicopter parents. I was the kid that was destined to grow up a ‘failure’. Seventeen years in a home rife with extreme domestic violence and neglect, followed six months later by a head-on with a drunk driver in

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02 July 2017

My single cylinder pleasure

I probably look like an elephant on a bicycle when riding it, but that’s not my problem – I’m having a ball,thanks very much

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28 June 2017

Where are they now? Stephen Greenfield

Stephen Greenfield – still winning at the Finke Desert Race

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25 June 2017

Who’s the maniac now?

To be called ‘a dangerous maniac’ by a heroic rider who once enjoyed the same description should be at the pinnacle of any self-respecting GP racer’s ambition.

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25 June 2017

Old School - Valuing old values

Walk into any older lifelong motorcyclist’s home workshop and you’ll find two items that identify that person as being genuine Old School.

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23 June 2017

He did what? - Mount Druitt Marathon

The world’s first 24-hour proddie race was not for the faint-hearted

Gassit Garage / Columns
21 June 2017

The year was 1989

“I was going to punch him but then realised I was probably on TV” Wayne Gardner after being taken out by a slower rider during practice