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18 October 2017

Predictive polymers

An exclusive two-year deal with a mob that can simulate and predict tyre behaviour might be giving Ducati an edge

Manufacture-news
18 October 2017

Confederate becomes Curtiss

Some 26 years after Matt Chambers founded Confederate Motorcycles, he has confirmed that the brand is to stop making petrol-powered machines altogether and will be renamed ‘Curtiss’ to reflect its new direction. The rebrand also comes as the brand’s connotations to the Con

Manufacture-news
17 October 2017

Ducati unveils its updated Monster 821

Providing a sneak peek in 2018, Ducati presents the first of 5 new models for the coming season: the Monster 821. The iconic naked motorcycle from Borgo Panigale is presented in an updated version to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the original model - launched at the Cologne S

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16 October 2017

KYMCO Announces New AK550 Maxi Scooter

The AK550 is equipped with KYMCO’s new Noodoe dashboard technology. Noodoe is an interactive dash that connects the riders smart phone to the scooter providing on board notifications, smart navigation options, customisable dash display options as well as the ability to crea

Manufacture-news
13 October 2017

CHAMPIONSHIP BONUS ON 2017 SUZUKI GSX-R1000 ABS

Suzuki is celebrating Josh Waters and Team Suzuki ECSTAR Australia’s 2017 Australian Superbike Championship win by providing GSX-R1000 ABS customers with a bonus Genuine Suzuki Bi-directional Quick-Shifter and a Yoshimura Alpha stainless slip-on track day muffler as part our Ch

Manufacture-news
12 October 2017

Kabuto Aeroblade 5 on the way

AMCN was recently given a sneak peek at the new Aeroblade 5 helmet from Kabuto, and first impressions are it's a top-shelf helmet that won't set you back a top-shelf price. The official Australian launch of the Aeroblade 5 will take place at next weekend's Australian Motorcycl

Manufacture-news
11 October 2017

Indian Motorcycle MY18 Pricing Released

Indian Motorcycle Australia has announced its 2018 pricing.

Manufacture-news
10 October 2017

Retro Zed: first details confirmed

Retro Zed - Kawasaki’s highly anticipated Z900RS confirmed for 2018

Manufacture-news
09 October 2017

DUCATI secrets

Ducati are MotoGP contenders again thanks to finding new tech when normal R&D was banned

Manufacture-news
08 October 2017

Production version of 150SS revealed as Honda CB150R

Honda’s Thai subsidiary has revealed the production version of the 150SS Racer concept that it showed in March this year.

Manufacture-news
08 October 2017

2018 SUZUKI SUPPORT RIDER CONTINGENCY PROGRAM

Racing is at the core of Suzuki. It is the thread that sews together Suzuki's heritage, the driving force that pushes product innovation, and the reason why countless riders have chosen to compete aboard Suzuki equipment. As Suzuki continues to define Australian racing, we are

Manufacture-news
06 October 2017

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