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01 February 2019

Volunteer Track Officials still required at Phillip Island WorldSBK!

Volunteer Official registrations are still being accepted for the 2019 Motul FIM Superbike World Championship, Yamaha Finance Round, Phillip Island, February 22 -24.

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31 January 2019

Rea’s honorary doctorate

Four-time WorldSBK Champion Jonathan Rea has received an honorary doctorate from University of Ulster for his contribution to sport. Not only did the Irishman become the first-ever rider to win four consecutive WorldSBK titles last year, he equalled Doug Polen’s record of mo

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25 January 2019

David Johnson joins Honda Racing for 2019 Isle of Man TT Races

Honda Racing has confirmed that Australian David Johnson will line-up alongside Ian Hutchinson for the 2019 Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy.  Both road racing experts will contest the RST Superbike, PokerStars Senior and RL360 Superstock Races aboard the CBR1000R

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24 January 2019

QLD Police initiative to help prevent motorcycles being stolen

RACQ has joined the Queensland Police Service (QPS) and urged motorcyclists to use simple, affordable security devices in an attempt to drive down the number of motorcycle thefts in Brisbane.

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24 January 2019

Nicky Hayden's Number 69 to be retired at the Circuit of the Americas

In honour of Nicky Hayden, 69 is to be retired from Grand Prix racing at Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas

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23 January 2019

ROCKSTAR ENERGY HUSQVARNA FACTORY RACING’S JASON ANDERSON INJURED

JASON ANDERSON INJURED IN A PRACTICE CRASH FOLLOWING THE THIRD ROUND OF AMA SUPERCROSS

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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