First ride - Ariel Ace R
As if the Ariel Ace wasn’t trick enough, the British marque goes and releases a limited-edition R version
Aussie launch - 2019 BMW F 850 GS & F 750 GS
The moniker screams dual-sport competency, so how does BMW make its GS range more things to more people? Like this
Racer Test - Suzuki F50 Step Thru
This F50 was one of the most improbable and important Suzuki-branded racebikes in Australia
Ducati 900/1000 Monster 1994-2006
The funny thing about the Ducati Monster, the best-seller that kept the Bologna factory’s doors open during a very lean period, is that Ducati purists, the Ducatisti, struggled to appreciate it. Learning to love a naked hooligan bike was a big ask to many of the rusted-on fans
World launch - 2019 Triumph Street Twin
To commemorate the 60th anniversary of its first-ever Bonneville, Triumph has launched an uprated version of its entry-level Street Twin
World launch -Ducati Panigale V4 R
It’s the lightest and fastest series production bike Ducati has ever built, Jonny Rea and Kawasaki will need to watch their backs
Quick spin -1984 BMW R 100 GS Paris-Dakar winner replica
A little guy with a big heart won the 1984 Paris-Dakar Rally on an enormous motorcycle. Jump on
Custom Cool Yamaha XSR700
The 1980s was an era when motorsport was full of radical prototypes financed by big tobacco. Here’s a homage, sans the health concerns
Ducati Panigale V4 S
Introducing the Ducati Panigale V4 S as the winner of the AMCN 2018 Motorcycle of the Year!
Yamaha Tracer 900 GT
When released in 2015, Yamaha’s Tracer gained a reputation as a well-built, value-for-money sports tourer. For 2018, Yamaha has given the Tracer 900 an upgrade.
Triumph Tiger 1200 XCa
The past 12 months has seen electronic safety systems and super-smart riding aids take another leap forward. Items considered cutting edge in 2017 became accepted, and even expected in 2018. Features which were only found of high-end sportsbikes until recently, can be found on bi
KTM 790 Duke
We were served a smorgasbord of new models throughout 2018, and choosing just 8 finalists for Motorcycle of the year was a tough ask. But to choose the best of the best we had to get on and ride them.