2016 KTM 1290 Super Duke GT
Are you bored of sharp scenery? Yearning to make the bella-vista a blur? Even when they’re touring, KTM are ready to race. How can a motorcycle be soft and approachable, but also sharp and brutal? It depends on what you’re comparing it to, and also on the sophistica
Honda’s Africa Twin
Honda’s reborn Africa Twin has a lot to live up to and much more competition than the now legendary original ever had to fend off
Bike Test – Suzuki DR-Z400SM
One of Suzuki’s most dependable and fun-loving bikes turns ten this year, and what better birthday bling to give than the gift of gold? The Suzuki DR-Z400SM. In the often ill-defined world of Super Motard, the Suzuki DR-Z400SM stands out as the longest-running example with
Guy Martin’s labour of love turbo Suzuki, built by his own hands, and described in his own language.
Quickspin on Yamaha XSR900
Yamaha gives the MT-09 a café racer makeover
TWO-UP TOURING ON BMW S1000XR
When the owners of the famous Pole Home on Victoria’s Great Ocean Road said most people who visit turn up with a BMW, we decided to follow suit
Triumph Tiger 800XcX
An uncaged tiger that won’t bite Triumph keeps rolling them out and the Tiger keeps getting better. With two styles in the series, the XR and the XC as the road based and the adventure touring platform respectively in three stages of spec’ plus a low seat option the 800cc
Melbourne to Sydney on KTM RC390
Terry Hays is a genius. He can turn a great little semi-sports commuter into fully-fledged mini-moto3 fun corner carver.
Great things sometimes come in small packages
Believe The Hype? Australian Launch – 2016 Suzuki SV650 LAMS
Suzuki may not be synonymous with V-Twins in the minds of the many, but they should be. Some of the finest metal ever to come out of Hamamatsu has thumped along with the aurally uplifting tune of this type of engine. Whether in their excellent soft-road V-Strom tourers, or the va
MOTO GUZZI V9 TIME MACHINES
Moto Guzzi’s two new models, the V9 Roamer and Bobber, are perfect examples of bikes that look better in the flesh.
Ducati XDiavel Australian Launch
Dalliance with the XDevil