New bike sales slump after positive start
The Aussie motorcycle industry suffered a blow after the third quarter of 2017, with the motorcycle, ATV and scooter market down almost eight percent on where it was this time last year, according to data released by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries. Hardest hit wa
THE 2017 TOY RUN FOR FATHER BOB
The TOY RUN FOR FATHER BOB IS organised by the INDEPENDENT RIDERS GROUP on from 11am to 2 pm on Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 1-11 Wharf Road, Port Melbourne.
Rubber of the green
When it comes to environmental friendliness, tyres are terrible – and demand for them continues to increase. So what are we doing about it?
Priceless collection of unique custom painted helmets on display
Over forty unique helmets hand crafted by airbrush artist Mark 'Brownie" Brown will be on display at this year's Sydney Motorcycle Show presented by Shannons Insurance.
Jarno in bronze
A statue of 1972 world 250cc champion Jarno Saarinen was recently unveiled in the Finn’s hometown of Turku. The statue, which now stands in Barker Park on the mouth of the River Aura, was donated by the Moto Club Jarno Saarinen of Petrignano di Assisi, Italy. Saarinen was domin
GLENLYON’S ‘INCONVENIENCE’ STORE GIVES LOCAL BIKERS A REASON TO RIDE
We’ve all heard of convenience stores; praising them as a godsend when we’ve run out of milk, bread and, most urgently, toilet paper. But what about when doing things quickly isn’t the best option?
JACK MILLER GEARS UP FOR A CHARITY CLOSE TO HIS HEART
The Australian Grand Prix Corporation (AGPC) is honoured to announce Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) as the Official Charity for the Michelin Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix 2017.
This South African adventurer overcame incredible odds to complete the 2017 Dakar Rally
Business as usual for Touratech Australia
Press Release from Touratech Australia: It’s business as usual for Touratech Australia as the company’s German parent enters a restructuring process to facilitate increased demand for its products. Touratech opened a brand new 20,000 square metre production and logistics ce
WILLOWBANK MX OPENING NEW TRACK
Willowbank MX is excited to announce the opening of a new natural terrain motocross track to operate alongside its existing MX track, senior stadium track, junior stadium track and rut track. Willowbank MX is open to juniors, seniors and vintage riders. Stage one has been open s
Alan Cathcart’s tribute to Angel Nieto
Spain’s 13-times World Champion and so-called ‘king of the tiddlers’ Ángel Nieto passed away on August 3 from head injuries he’d sustained in a road traffic accident one week earlier, when riding a quad bike on the holiday island of Ibiza. He was hit from behind by a
Angel Nieto remembered at Czech Republic GP
A sombre overlay shrouded the first day of the Czech Republic GP, with news coming the evening before of the death of racing legend Angel Nieto.