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12 August 2016


Peter Jones was one of the early road racing guns for Suzuki

Gassit Garage / Columns
12 August 2016

Race Legends- Kenny Blake

Mr Nice Guy - One of the most talented riders of all time and almost certainly the most popular racer Australia has ever produced

Gassit Garage / Columns
06 August 2016

Not forgotten- Tom Phillis

He was just the second Aussie to win a world title, and he could have had more… Australia’s 1961 world 125 champion Tom Phillis has been included on a brand-new Walk of Champions in Marrickville. Phillis lived in the inner Sydney suburb as a boy and was a bicycle racer on

Gassit Garage / Columns
02 August 2016

GRID TALK-Michael van der Mark

We find out why Michael van der Mark, the 2014 World Supersport champion and former truck driver - who finished seventh in his WSBK debut in 2015 - hates clowns AMCN: What do you like most about racing bikes? MVDM: Girls? No, no, seriously the adrenaline of speed – this e

Gassit Garage / Columns
26 July 2016

Revolving Racer – Brandon Demmery

True Blue Brando The season was tough to say the least. I had to learn a lot of new tracks, help develop a new bike and work with a new team. I loved the experience, but to be honest I was not happy with the results I achieved. I had hoped to be a lot more competitive in what ca

Gassit Garage / Columns
24 July 2016

Ken Kavanagh- Australia’s First TT Victory

In the 1950s, the Isle of Man TT was the event in world racing and motorcyclists dreamt of riding there. In 1956, Ken Kavanagh let a whole nation dream along with him “Few races in TT history have started so tamely and finished in so dramatic a fashion as did the 1956 Junior

Gassit Garage / Columns
22 July 2016

Custom Cool KTM 690

Seen one too many café racers? Never fear, the trackers are here.

Gassit Garage / Columns
21 July 2016

Two crazies complete Australia’s longest transcontinental crossing. Or was it?

Cape to Cape

Gassit Garage / Columns
20 July 2016


I broke my back in two places and suffered a grade 4 liver laceration 'I want to be a motorbike racer'. My answer to a question I was asked as a schoolboy growing up in South Australia. I was reminded of this when I was back home over summer and visited my high school to give

Gassit Garage / Columns
15 July 2016

How Wayne Gardner became World Champion

GLORY DAZE 1986 Spanish GP

Gassit Garage / Columns
14 July 2016


The world’s largest collection of Honda motorcycles on display to the public apart from the Japanese company’s own Collection Hall at its Twin Ring Motegi race track in Japan, is now open for visitors. Located in the UK 100 miles/160km northeast of London at Leiston, Suffolk,

Gassit Garage / Columns
12 July 2016


Temperatures were on the rise, and so was Barry Sheene on the two-stroke Suzuki