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01 September 2018

SWM Superdual X

The smooth counterbalanced engine provides a steady push of power and revs cleanly all the way to 11,000rpm

Bike-tests
31 August 2018

Triumph Tiger 1200 XCA

The big Triumph is really in its element on the bitumen, but can also cut it off-road

Bike-tests
30 August 2018

SUZUKI V-STROM 650XT

When it comes to the business of manufacturing motorcycles, the industry is littered with hits and misses. Some bikes come to market and completely miss the mark, while others are bang on the money and keep on achieving, year after year. Suzuki’s adventure duo, the DL650 and D

Bike-tests
28 August 2018

KTM 1090 ADVENTURE R

KTM has a reputation for pushing the off-road end of the adventure bike spectrum. Actually, the Austrian brand doesn’t mind fairly busting through such barriers and roaring their ADV machines deep into dirtbike world. Just look at the antics hero Kiwi off-road rider Chris Birch

Bike-tests
28 August 2018

DUCATI MULTISTRADA 1260 S

Ducati’s new Multistrada 1260 S could possibly be the best everyday motorcycle on the market

Bike-tests
26 August 2018

Ducati MULTISTRADA ENDURO

The Ducati has oodles of power and a swag of completely adjustable electronic settings, so there isn’t a situation you won’t be ready for

Bike-tests
26 August 2018

2018 Suzuki Burgman 400

Because sometimes the best results can come from where you least expect it

Bike-tests
25 August 2018

BMW R 1200 GS ADVENTURE RALLYE X

If ever there was an adventure bike you couldn’t exactly call subtle, it has to be BMW’s R 1200 GS Adventure Rallye X. In the bush, its distinctive, loping, flat-twin exhaust note signals its presence well before you even see it. Then its sheer physical presence busts through

Bike-tests
21 August 2018

Kawasaki ZX-12R 2000-2007

If the ‘baddest man in the whole damned town’ Leroy Brown wanted a motorcycle, he might well go for a ZX-12R

Bike-tests
21 August 2018

2018 Triumph Speed Triple RS

Almost a quarter of century after the first Speed Triple wheelied its way into our hearts, Triumph goes and creates the best one yet

Bike-tests
20 August 2018

Classified Moto’s Junior Honda CT70 Scrambler

Having both custom bikes and a custom shop, John Ryland is 2-for-2 in the dreams-made-real stakes. But he had one left

Bike-tests
16 August 2018

Benelli TRK502

Cos there’s no better way to make use of a set of new panniers than to go camping