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04 August 2015

World launch : Avon TrailRider adventure tyre

The fact that Avon tyres flew me halfway around the world to help celebrate the launch of its new

15 July 2015

Two LAMS-Approved Motorcycles. One Bush Adventure

No matter what your riding level, taking yourself out of the comfort zone to gnaw at the limits of your bike’s adhesion – dirt corner after dirt corner –

08 July 2015

Earn Your Stripes Triumph Tiger 800 XRx

Softcore doesn’t sound like what any red-blooded adventurer would want to be called. Especially not us burly, surly Aussie adventure-bike blokes ’n’ birds, which is probably why Triumph sell more of the off-road favouring XC Tiger 800 than the XR, and KTM sell more 1190Rs t

07 July 2015

Dririder Vortex Adventure Jacket, Pants and Gloves

With the Adventure ride done and dusted, as well as 2000km covered in temperatures ranging from sub-zero to high teens, through rain, fog and sunshine,

03 July 2015

Tracers of Love | Yamaha's MT-09 Tracer

When you’ve been married for 20 years, you eventually learn timing is crucial. It’s not what you ask for, but how you ask for it and the details you chose to leave out.

01 July 2015

AMCN Long-Termer KTM RC390 Gets Ready To Rumble

The KTM RC390 is on a spa and pamper holiday in New South Wales at the moment, in the experienced and caring hands of suspension guru Terry Hay at Shock Treatment.

18 June 2015

Torque About Town Yamaha MT-09 ABS

We last took a look at Yamaha’s MT-09 in our 2014 Motorcycle of The Year (AMCN Vol 64 No 11) and

10 June 2015

Klim Altitude Jacket | Hard-Core Adventure Gear

With AMCN’s inaugural Adventure Issue fast approaching, we’ve been spending a lot of time in the dusty stuff and hard-core adventure riding calls for some hard-core adventure gear.

03 June 2015

H2R Lights Up Phillip Island

So you think Kawasaki’s supercharged H2R is just an engineering and marketing exercise? A bike designed to turn heads more than it is to ride?

29 May 2015

Noise, Speed, Power Kawasaki H2 vs H2R

Kawasaki’s supercharged Ninja H2 roadbike and its epically powerful H2R track version are two of the most talked about bikes of our generation. And after a day at the Losail circuit, we know why.

26 May 2015

Roadskin | Kevlar-Lined Water-Resistant Hoody

Motorcycle protective gear has come a long way since the days of The Fonze and his street fashion leather jacket. Today, you can get jackets made from a thicker and stronger

26 May 2015

Cool Custom Yamaha C-Spec GT95

Justin Chisholm’s loyalty to the Yamaha tuning fork logo stretches all the way back to when he was a kid, bashing around the local minibike tracks on a bright yellow GT80.