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22 May 2018

Husky’s Svartpilen 701 ready

For most manufacturers, concept bikes are usually little more than eye-candy to draw punters to their show stands. But whenever Husqvarna shows a concept, a production version will usually be hot on its heels. And the Svartpilen 701 – shown as a concept last year – is no exce

News / Manufacture News
22 May 2018

Yamaha Star cruisers price reduction

Yamaha's V-Star 650 is popular. Features include, five year warranty, real steel and thick lustrous chrome. built in Japan. And now both models are available with a $2000 price reduction... Pricing XVS650A Classic was $11,299, now $9299 [caption id="attachment_29115

News / Manufacture News
22 May 2018

Augmented mechanics

Strict rules in MotoGP means teams need to come up with innovative ways to get an upper hand. This is Aprilia’s latest

Bike Tests
22 May 2018

Kawasaki Ninja 400

Kawasaki’s popular learner-approved sportsbike has broken free of its GPX250 roots. Now lighter, faster and more powerful than its predecessor, this is the new Ninja 400

Tested / Riding Gear + Equipment
22 May 2018

Michelin Road 5

Michelin’s Pilot Road 4 was a beaut hoop for sports-touring riders who do exactly that. So just how much better can Michelin’s newest Pilot Road 5 really be? We’re glad you asked

News
21 May 2018

Tribute Nicky Hayden

He was the only man in history to score MotoGP, WSBK and AMA SBK race wins. We remember the nicest bloke in all three paddocks – Nicholas Patrick Hayden

News / Manufacture News
21 May 2018

TOBY PRICE PARTNERS WITH CAN-AM

2016 Dakar Rally winner and five-time Finke champion Toby Price has partnered with ATV and side-by-side vehicle manufacturer BRP as the official Can-Am Off-Road ambassador for Australia and NZ. Price is now the proud new owner of a Can-Am Maverick X3 and will make his first offi

Sport / Motogp
20 May 2018

Marquez wins at Le Mans

The Championship leader matches Stoner's premier class win record with victory in Le Mans

Sport / Motogp
20 May 2018

Impressive fourth place for Jack Miller

Jack Miller (Alma Pramac Racing) impressed once again at the HJC Helmets Grand Prix de France, the Australian crossed the line in fourth to earn his eighth consecutive top ten finish and at the same time, equaled his best result of the year in P4. Miller, who l

Bike Tests
20 May 2018

Dresda Triton and Dresda Triumph

Dave Degens won two Barcelona 24-Hours races for one reason. He handcrafted his racebikes to have the perfect mix of performance and stamina

Sport / Motogp
20 May 2018

KTM’s expected reverse-crank engine

KTM’s expected reverse-crank engine will not be seen until after the summer break, according to sources close to the team. Although it has not been officially admitted, the backward-spinning crank in the otherwise similar V4 engine was the biggest difference in Mika Kallio

Gassit Garage / Columns
20 May 2018

Full & cool

We were on our way to Bathurst, NSW, when we stopped for a feed at Pie in the Sky at Bilpin, on Bell’s Line of Road in the Blue Mountains. We had a good yarn over the counter with the maker of the pies (what a righteous thing to be!), followed by an excellent chicken-and-corn p