A formidable contender in the supernaked class, the BMW S1000R features an eye-popping spec sheet, high-performance S1000RR lineage and great pricing that helped it win AMCN Motorcycle of the Year in its debut back in 2014. Two years on it remains an extremely attractive package
The 2016 Naked Shootout
Seven faces, seven vastly different characters, one goal – to rule the road, and convince us all to go naked!
Finally! BMW's K1600B
It was back in 2014 that we first caught a glimpse of BMW’s K-based six-cylinder bagger on test. Despite being based on an existing model and looking largely complete even then, it’s taken more than two years to reach the stage where BMW is happy to finally reveal the bike to
Triumph Bonneville Bobber
Triumph’s newest 1200cc Bonneville harks back to the 1940s
Ducati’s new Superleggera?
DUCATI HAS SO far announced only tiny tweaks to the Panigale for next year in the form of the latest EVO traction control system on the Panigale S. But recently taken spy shots suggest that there’s something bigger waiting in the wings. Or, more plainly, the latest in a
BMW’s G310 revolution continues
It’s no surprise BMW’s G310R single is to be joined by a GS-style adventure bike next year and we understand that an RR-badged sports bike is also set to appear. The G310GS has now been spied in final tests, completely undisguised in advance of its official unveiling at EICM
2017 Kawasaki Z1000 Now Available
Kawasaki Motors are pleased to announce that the updated 2017 Z1000 has been released and is now available at Kawasaki dealerships. Key updates include: • Addition of gear position indicator increases shifting precision and confidence • New shift-up indicator makes shift
Riders Primed for Suzuki Series
The annual Suzuki Series kicks off at Taupo on December 4 and the 2016 edition is packed with International riders ready to take on New Zealand's best motorcycle racers.
Some riders have changed teams, some teams have new bikes, and everyone is fighting to establish themselves well before the winter break. Forget the 2016 championship, riders want to confirm their credentials in their new homes, and none more so than Jorge Lorenzo, Maverick Viña
Racer of week - Max Fricke
At one point during the season I was required to race in 11 meetings in 14 days across 5 countries
ASBK 2017 Championship classes announced
The ASBK Management Team is proud to confirm that across the extended seven round Championship a total of six classes will feature at selected ASBK rounds.
BIKE TECH - HARLEY-DAVIDSON 2017 MILWAUKEE-EIGHT ENGINE
H-D has come out swinging for 2017 with a new mill, and this time it’s looking to beat its rivals on unfamiliar turf: performance