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13 January 2019

Australia’s first electric motorcycle

A young Aussie inventor has unveiled what could become Australia’s first electric motorcycle. Dennis Savic, 26, told patrons at the Melbourne’s Moto Expo that his company, Savic Motorcycles, plans to have a range of motorcycles in production by 2020 and selling worldwide by 2

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08 January 2019

Top five models for 2020 and beyond

AMCN’s international super-sleuth Ben Purvis predicts five models that could change the future  1 Aprilia RS660 A surprise concept bike that plucks at the heartstrings of those who remember the heyday of the Aprilia RS250, which put handling and style above straight-line per

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01 January 2019

Kwikli - Electric moped ride-sharing scheme kicks off in Auckland

Electric scooters have taken Auckland by storm, and now electric mopeds are hitting the streets.

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01 January 2019

The hot new sportsbikes and sports-tourers of 2019

The EICMA Motorcycle Show in Milan, Italy, is the world’s biggest showcase of new motorcycles. Now in its 76th year, more than 1000  exhibitors from 156 countries have revealed new motorcycles from every market sector. Not long ago 200bhp was the domain of MotoGP racers. At

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31 December 2018

AMCN’s 2018 highlights

We don’t just process the news at AMCN, we scour, dig and deliver the unfolding story of all-things motorcycling as land when it happens. Here are some highlights of 2018 as told by our correspondents from Australia and around the world. The world’s most expensive Vincent A

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30 December 2018

One-on-one with Jeremy Sims

AMCN sat down with "Wayne" movie director, Jeremy Sims, after its premiere at the Melbourne Film Festival How did the premiere go? What’s been the reaction? It’s gone very well. There have been two main reactions – the hardcore bike fans get to see everything they want

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21 December 2018

The Bend

Development of the 750-hectare site is continuing, with some big plans for 2019. The third round of ASBK will be held there over 26-28 April, again in conjunction with a round of the Asia Road Racing Championship. Making this even more of a spectacle will be Supermotard racing at

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19 December 2018

Nigel Mansell's Ducati Paso 750 for sale

March 2019 marks thirty years since Nigel Mansell's first win for Enzo Ferrari in the stunningly beautiful Ferrari 640 F1 car at the Brazilian Grand Prix

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18 December 2018

JGR SIGNS CHAD REED FOR 2019 SX

Chad Reed has been confirmed as a JGRMX/Yoshimura/Suzuki team rider for the 2019 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship alongside teammates Justin Hill, Alex Martin, Jimmy Decotis and Kyle Peter.

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18 December 2018

TOBY PRICE INJURY UPDATE

Factory KTM's Toby Price has provided an update on his fractured right scaphoid and is determined to be ready to race Dakar Rally, which starts 6 January. The 2016 Dakar Rally Champion sustained the injury last week while training for the race and immediately went into surgery i

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15 December 2018

Motorcycling’s electric future

We head to Germany’s Intermot Show in Cologne to come to grips with the inevitability of motorcycling’s electric future

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06 December 2018

Kenny Blake rises with machine

Fitting tribute to one of Australia’s most talented racers