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09 January 2017

Polaris Industries to wind down Victory Motorcycles operations

Polaris Industries, Inc.  today announced it will immediately begin winding down its Victory Motorcycles brand and related operations. Polaris will assist dealers in liquidating existing inventories while continuing to supply parts for a period of 10 years, along with providi

Manufacture-news
08 January 2017

New tech - Head-up display (HUD)

Vital information inside your visor? That’s what BMW is offering with its new helmet

Manufacture-news
06 January 2017

New brand ambassador for Royal Enfield Australia & NZ - JEFF MARTIN from THE TEA PARTY

In what could be described as the perfect rock ‘n’ roll partnership, Royal Enfield Australia has named Jeff Martin, lead singer of the iconic Canadian band The Tea Party as their new brand Ambassador.

Manufacture-news
06 January 2017

FINAL QUARTER SURGE PUSHES MOTORCYCLE INDUSTRY TO BEST SALES IN SEVEN YEARS

A surge in consumer activity during the final quarter of 2016 generated a strong finish to the sales year for Australia’s new motorcycle market, with the calendar year result up 6.6 per cent on 2015.

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04 January 2017

MY17 Suzuki Hayabusa Now Available In OZ

The latest version of Suzuki's Hayabusa – is now available from Australian dealerships.

Manufacture-news
27 December 2016

New tech - Motorcycling’s new VR

Somewhere on a not-so-centre stage at EICMA, German industrial designer Christian Zanzotti unveiled a BMW R1200R-based project he’s been hard at work on for some time, and one he believes may reshape the future of both motorcycle riding and motorcycle design. Zanzott

Manufacture-news
26 December 2016

A look back at 2016 EICMA’s finest

EICMA- The most anticipated international motorcycle expo is done and dusted. Here is what is heading to a showroom near you

Manufacture-news
26 December 2016

BMW and Ducati lead the way to mass-production of composite chassis

For the last 30 years there’s been a love-hate relationship between motorcycle designers and carbon fibre but the latest pearls from BMW and Ducati show the prejudices preventing its structural use in roadbikes are finally breaking down. While carbon has long since been acce

Manufacture-news
23 December 2016

The 2017 MV Agusta F3 RC

Asphalt, curbing and gravel traps. Braking, acceleration and braking again. Straights, chicanes. Curves. Grandstands and pits. MV Agusta was born on the track. Its story has been inscribed on the most famous racing tracks in the World. RC doesn’t simply mean Reparto C

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22 December 2016

New MV Agusta plans for low-volume high-spec Brutale 1200

Less is more, says newly strategised Italian marque

Manufacture-news
20 December 2016

RECALL: BMW G 650 GS & G 650 GS SERTAO IDLE ISSUES

BMW Motorrad Australia has issued a recall on 2010 - 2015 plated G 650 GS and Sertao models due to an engine management issue causing unstable idle. Product Safety Australia Released the following statement: What are the defects? Software errors in the engine control unit

Manufacture-news
20 December 2016

Product recall: Yamaha XSR700

Product recall- Yamaha Motor Australia Pty Ltd — MTM66 (XSR700) 2016 Motorcycles PRA No. 2016/15796 Date published 19 Dec 2016 Product description MTM66 (XSR700) 2016 Motorcycles Identifying features VI