An Italian land speed record attempt inspired by the work of John Britten is developing a brace of V8-powered machines intended to achieve more than 400km/h. Going under the name Record Motor Cycles, the new firm is led by Roberto Crepaldi, who founded the CR&S that wo
Paris gets 1000 electric hire scooters. Oz may be next!
Imagine a world where you can log into a mobile phone application to find the nearest electric hire bike parked on the street. There’d also be a helmet under the seat, so you wouldn’t need to lug your own brain bucket around. You won’t need keys as you simply punch i
Maria Vamvouklis Rides Sydney to Perth in support of RUOK?
Follow Maria as she rides her BMW F700 GS from Sydney to Perth in support of RUOK? “I was 29 when I first began riding a small road bike in 2012, then this year I crossed over to adventure riding and a whole new learning curve. Now I keep riding when the bitumen stops.
MV Agusta’s Zagato surprise
September is when MV Agusta is planning to announce its future plans and new investment and perhaps the news will be accompanied by a new bike. MV and Italian car styling firm Zagato have both tweeted this teaser image and, more recently this video, giving the date of 4 Septembe
CFMOTO ADDS NEW KEY PLAYERS TO ITS MOTORCYCLE RANGE
“CFMoto’s 400NK is an exciting addition to the NK motorcycle range,” said CFMoto Australia Director, Michael Poynton. “It will be a serious contender in the LAMS approved market offering serious bang for buck value.” The new NK models have aggressive cutting edge styli
2017 HONDA CRF450R IS COMING
The 2017 Honda CRF450R; it looks different, feels different and delivers a whole new rider experiance - in plain and simple terms it’s faster, much faster. The CRF450R has defined the art of balance, with an engine that produces hard-hitting usable power in a race-ready pack
GUY MARTIN ON TRACK FOR RECORD
He may still be short of the official streamlined motorcycle land speed record of 376.63mph (606.12km/h), but Guy Martin has become the fastest ever Triumph rider in preparation for an attempt on the world record at the hallowed Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. The 34-year-old rac
Nexx Helmets are premium quality motorcycle helmets, beautifully crafted by hand in Portugal. Their quality, performance, style and price has established them as one of the most sought after helmet brands in Europe and North America, and they are now available in Australia from
CHECK YOUR MATES: A NEW TRAIL BIKE SAFETY CAMPAIGN
SAFETY awareness for trail bike riders is moving up to the next gear with Motorcycling Victoria and Gippsland RoadSafe community groups teaming up to launch Check Your Mates this week. Check Your Mates is a safety-focused campaign designed to give trail bike riders the informa
TRIUMPH ADV. ENDURO
Triumph Australia presents ADV. Enduro Powered by Maschine, a three day adventure ride 23 – 25 September straddling the NSW / QLD border through iconic Australian riding terrain. The ride will feature a variety of terrain suitable for all competent off-road riders on Triumph
BECOME PART OF BMWRIDER
BMW Motorrad Australia has just launched its new BMWRIDER blog, a one stop shop for all the latest BMW news, events and products. The regular updates posted to the easy-to-navigate page offers a range of information including BMW Motorrad news, riding tips, history, as w
3D printed motorcycle
It had to happen. This is the world’s first 3D printed motorcycle, but not how you expected