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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

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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.

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17 May 2017

Nicky Hayden in hospital following cycling incident in Italy

2006 MotoGP World Champion taken to hospital following collision whilst cycling on the Rimini coast

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16 May 2017

Baskerville gets a boost

The Sport Riders Club of Tasmania received a big boost recently with the completion of resurfacing at Baskerville Raceway, the first time the track has been resurfaced since it was established in 1958. The Baskerville Foundation, set up four years ago, has raised almost $1m, wh

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16 May 2017

Morgan Park resurfacing hits delays

The Motorcycle Sportsmen of Queensland have had to postpone the running of the first round of the Southern Downs and Queensland Road Race Championships which were due to be run 1-2 April. Recent heavy rain has meant that resurfacing works at the Morgan Park Raceway have been del

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13 May 2017

AMCN’s Hall of Fame Inductee Daryl Beattie

Twenty years ago Daryl Beattie was forced to walk away from a grand prix career that seemed destined to take him to the top.

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10 May 2017

Mid Season Review - Wayne Maxwell

After three rounds and a total of seven races in this year's Yamaha Motor Finance Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK), Yamaha Racing Team's Wayne Maxwell has put himself right back into contention for a shot of possibly claiming his second Australian Superbike Championship a

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07 May 2017

Would you pay $256,252 for this Piaggio?

The Italian-based seller who is a private collector of 60 rare Vespas is calling this Vespa “the earliest example of the Piaggio masterpiece, as created by Corradino d’Ascanio.” Or in other words, the oldest Vespa in the world ... allegedly.  There were 21 bids for the w

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02 May 2017

John Surtees - Champion for all time

The great John Surtees was the only man to win world titles on two and four wheels

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25 April 2017

Latest cool motorcycle gear

Gear Hauler Kenma Australia  The Ventura Aerodynamic Bike-Pack system is now available for the Suzuki TU250X. Once fitted with L-Brackets, the TU250X can accommodate luggage options via the Astro Top-Box, Sport-Rack, Pack-Rack, Grab-Handle or EVO-Rack. This system allows for

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24 April 2017

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19 April 2017