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17 May 2022

HERON RIZLA SUZUKI RG500 XR70RV

World champion Kevin Schwantz now owns the Heron Rizla Suzuki RG500 that he made his Grand Prix debut on back in 1986. He winds back the years to relive an amazing season

Gassit Garage / Columns
28 March 2022

PILLION PERIL

For the best part of two decades, debate raged over the dangers of pillion riding

Gassit Garage / Columns
31 January 2022

SCOTT SMART

The WorldSBK’s Technical Director, Scott Smart explains how parity will be maintained in the next generation of the Supersport World Championship

Gassit Garage / Columns
12 January 2022

ASIA'S ALL STARS

From Singapore to Shanghai, speedway proved to be more swindle than spectacle

Gassit Garage / Columns
19 November 2021

ROBERT (BOBBY) HAAS 1947-2021

Robert (Bobby) Haas was a wildly successful financier turned world-famous aerial photographer, but instead of retiring, Bobby Haas went on to build one of the finest motorcycle museums in the world

Gassit Garage / Columns
01 September 2021

CARLO UBBIALI

In early June 2020, motorcycling lost Carlo Ubbiali, the first rider to truly dominate the 125cc and 250cc grand prix classes

Gassit Garage / Columns
31 August 2021

TURBO TECHNOLOGY

Hang on, before we all go electric, the internal combustion engine still has a few surprises to spring

Gassit Garage / Columns
26 August 2021

MAD MAX: MADDER THAN MAX

The Mad Max stunts that turned an average Aussie bike nut into an internationally recognised legend

Gassit Garage / Columns
27 July 2021

RISE OF THE MACHINES: MOTORCYCLES AND AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES

Self driving technology is turning transport into another efficient whitegood, but where will that leave you and your bike?

Gassit Garage / Columns
02 July 2021

THE REAL DEAL: DB CUSTOMS HONDA VFR750F INTERCEPTOR MERKEL REPLICA

This Honda RC24 is so close in spec to Fred Merkel’s 1986 AMA championship-winning VFR750F Interceptor it could pass for the real thing

Gassit Garage / Columns
23 June 2021

SPECIAL K: 1981 SUZUKI KATANA GSX1100 SXZ

For the last 30 years, Scott Lee has known he wanted to restore an original 1981 Suzuki Katana. He just didn’t know it’d be quite like this

Gassit Garage / Columns
10 May 2021

THE POWER OF DREAMS

Veteran motorcycle scribe Lester Morris recalls the very first Honda to be sold Down Under