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07 August 2020

DAKAR DAILY: YAMAHA TÉNÉRÉ 700

The Ténéré moniker has set the bar high over the years. Does the new 700 fill the very capable shoes of those which came before it?

Bike-tests
04 August 2020

TANKS A LOT: HUSQVARNA 701 ENDURO LR

If you want enduro bike manners with adventure bike mileage, Husqvarna will let you have your cake and eat it

Bike-tests
03 August 2020

THE SPECTRUM OF ADVENTURE: 2015 ADVENTURE BIKE TEST

We took a vast array of different adventure bikes into Victoria’s high country to sample the spectrum, and be bitten by the spirit

Bike-tests
28 July 2020

THE BIKE THAT KEANU BUILT

New for 2020, the ARCH KRGT-1 wants to be the top dog of power cruisers

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21 July 2020

JOURNEYMAN: SUZUKI V-STROM 1050 XT

As Suzuki's V-Strom morphs closer to being the full house Adventure bike it will inevitably become, how close is it in 2020?

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21 July 2020

THE EVIL TWIN: KTM 890 DUKE R

KTM hit the reset button to re-develop the 890 Duke R and the result just may be the best model in the Austrian brand’s road bike range

Bike-tests
20 July 2020

GREAT ESCAPER: TRIUMPH SCRAMBLER XE

Just like Steve McQueen, the Scrambler 1200 XE provides surprisingly high off-road abilities in a ridiculously cool package

Bike-tests
16 July 2020

DUKES OF WELLINGTON: HANDBUILT WORD BEATERS

Nitro-burning Ducatis, a short-stroke Pantah that revved to over 14,000rpm, one of the very first 851 Superbike engines housed in a custom frame. Things got a little crazy in New Zealand in the 1980s

Bike-tests
14 July 2020

SPORTS COAT: DUCATI SUPERSPORT

Ducati’s SuperSport offers the versatility of its Monster range in a fully clothed homage to its sportier V4-powered sibling

Bike-tests
08 July 2020

HOT ROD: 2020 YAMAHA XSR900

If the MT-09 is Yamaha’s boy naked, then the XSR is the sophisticated gentleman’s version

Bike Tests
07 July 2020

CODE BLUE: 2020 YAMAHA YZF-R1 & YZF-R1M

It’s not the major overhaul some were expecting, but the electronic changes to the 2020 YZF-R1 are positive and purposeful

Bike-tests
06 July 2020

BACK TO THE FUTURE: 1985 SUZUKI GSX-R750 SUPERSTOCK RACER

The groundbreaking Suzuki GSX-R750 was the world’s first superbike. So we took Mick Grant’s racing version for a blast – 30 years after it won the British Superstock title