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26 May 2019

The Nitro X582 Tribute Helmet

The Nitro X582 Tribute is an open- face helmet with a polycarbonate shell. It has a chrome and rubber aperture trim for a vintage look, a drop-down internal sun visor, plush lining with fitted cheek pads and a Micrometric buckle for an easy, comfortable and secure fit. Finished i

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25 May 2019

Where are they now? Doug Robson

An intimidating presence on any speedway oval

Gassit Garage
25 May 2019

Metzeler Cruisetec Cassons 

Metzeler’s new Cruisetec is designed to suit V-twin motorcycles. The rear features a bi-compound layout for traction and acceleration when cornering, while the front contour and tread are designed to offer immediate steering response. Fronts from $169.95; rears from $239.95. Ma

Gassit Garage
24 May 2019

where are they now? Les Burdus

Winner of the Australia’s only seven-hour enduro

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24 May 2019

Unifilter Universal Pods

Unifilter Universal Pods, previously available in red or green, are now also available in black. The serviceable and reusable foam pod filters are available in more than 55 variations of size and angle, and are claimed to improve airflow. An optional second-stage sock can be adde

Gassit Garage
24 May 2019

Yamaha’s first boy racer

In the annals of advertising history there exists a famous old print ad, usually the domain of long defunct journals like People, Australasian Post and other pot boilers. The headline read, “They laughed when I stepped up to the piano…” followed by the sub heading, “But w

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23 May 2019

MotoPRO bike lifts

The new range of MotoPRO bike lifts are now available. The 615PRO Air has a 450kg lift capacity, rear drop panel, rocker wheel clamp and comes with a loading ramp. Lowered height is 185mm while maximum raised height is 890mm. Available in Blue/ Black or Red/Black. Susp

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22 May 2019

Where are they now? Brendan Clarke

Brendan Clarke – the Aussie plucked out of class to race a 500cc GP bike

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20 May 2019

BMW R 1250 GS engine’s ShiftCam technology explained

The drive of BMW Motorrad’s team of engineers led by Norbert Klauer, its Head of Drive Train Development, to produce increased power and torque across the entire rev range of both the horizontally opposed R 1250 GS as well as the inline-four cylinder S 1000 RR. It also enhances

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17 May 2019

Get her goin’ Part Six

It’s tempting to start it up now, but the front end needs attention first. Lucky we checked – the news isn’t good…

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17 May 2019

Indian Speed King

An era when the US built V-twins proved indomitable

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15 May 2019

30 years since the first Australian Grand Prix

Thirty one years ago, racing fans were told they’d have have an Australian round of the 500cc world championship the following season. This is what happened next