Skip to content
News / Manufacture News
20 April 2019

Euro 5 explained

Next year’s new Euro 5 emissions rules will herald a new generation of high-tech bikes. This is what you need to know

News / Local
18 April 2019

Inside a motorcycling renaissance

We are living in an age that is about to replicate the dawn of motorcycling. This time the technology is being driven by electric motors, not the wheezy combustion-engines that launched motorcycling at the start of the 20th Century. Electric motorcycles account for less than o

News / Manufacture News
15 April 2019

H-D and Indian come out slugging

America’s big two manufacturers have taken two very different approaches to marketing a new model. While its competitors crow about their touchscreens and sat-navs, Harley-Davidson’s latest cruiser makes the fact it has none of that into a selling point. It’s the stripped-b

News / Manufacture News
15 April 2019

Harley- Davidson’s not kidding

Harley-Davidson has acquired StaCyc, Inc., a producer of electric-powered two-wheelers specifically designed for children aged from three years. The acquisition of StaCyc expands Harley-Davidson’s electric portfolio and reinforces its commitment to lead in the electrification o

News / Manufacture News
12 April 2019

MY19 Aprilia RSV4 1100 Factory

Press Release: Aprilia Australia is pleased to announce the arrival of their new flagship superbike and supernaked models. The MY19 RSV4 1100 Factory will be available in May for $33,990* inclusive of the following standard features: 17 HP 1100 CC ENGINE Titanium Akrapovi

News / Local
11 April 2019

Yamaha and KTM fire up their middleweight adventure tourers

There has been much anticipation since first revealed details last year of the new middleweight parallel-twin adventurer-tourers from Yamaha and KTM.

News
09 April 2019

Suzuki’s Moto3 machined framed

Suzuki’s Moto3 race bike project is taking shape. We’ve been keeping a keen eye on developments since exclusively revealing the first details in AMCN last month.

News / Manufacture News
05 April 2019

Two-wheeled Yin and Yang

Factory standard versus modified customs, how clever customisers are taking a short-cut to success

News / Local
05 April 2019

Commando legend dies

Bob Trigg, universally recognised as the father of the Norton’s iconic Commando model, has died, aged 81 years. As well as being a vital part of the original 1960s design team, he was responsible for the styling and technical developments which helped the Commando model survive

News / Manufacture News
05 April 2019

2019 Yamaha YZF-R3 released

Featuring a radical YZR-M1 inspired look, new performance-enhancing technology and refined ergonomics, the 2019 YZF-R3 is set to continue its winning ways on the track and in the showroom. The new YZF-R3 joins the R-Series range alongside the YZF-R15, YZF-R6, YZF-R1 and YZF-R1M

News / Local
05 April 2019

'TomEgun' on Tour: 2019 World Supersport 300 with Tom Edwards

2017 YMF R3 Cup champion and Motorcycling Australia (MA) supported rider Tom Edwards (known by his online moniker 'TomEgun') will be commencing his assault on the 2019 FIM World Supersport 300 Championship (WorldSSP300) with the ParkinGo team this weekend at Aragon, Spain for Rou

News / Local
04 April 2019

Is the future electric?

It’s early days but all indications are that an electric motorcycle revolution is about to hit the commuter market. Recent European sales confirm this, so AMCN is keeping watch on developments. At the same time more and more manufacturers are hinting at electric performance mot