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Sport / Motogp
13 April 2019

CotA Bumpiness

Bumps, bumps and more bumps – interspersed with low grip – were the talk of track at CotA, with riders universally bemoaning that the fantastic layout was spoiled by a sub-standard surface. Fresh efforts to improve the situation did win some positive remarks, but the gener

Sport / Motogp
13 April 2019

Riders Views on Crutchlow Argentina Jump-Start Penalty

While jump-start victim Cal Crutchlow insisted he had “moved on” from the ride-through penalty that robbed him of a podium finish in Argentina, rival riders were torn between approval of a firm rule and sympathy for the disproportionate severity of the penalty. Crutchlow h

Sport / Motogp
13 April 2019

Repsol Honda with a copy of Ducati’s controversial swing-arm scoop

Back at the dawn of their invasion of the motorcycle industry, the Japanese mantra was “copy, but improve”. Honda have clearly not forgotten the value of this. On the first day at CotA, one of Marquez’s pair of factory Repsol Hondas emerged with a copy of Ducati’s cont

Sport / Motogp
13 April 2019

MotoGP retires Nicky Hayden's #69 in Austin ceremony

Nicky Hayden’s famous racing number 69 – inherited from his father Earl Hayden – has been retired from MotoGP. A ceremony on Friday, attended by his family and friends, marked the honour, one of a number of tributes to the last American to win a GP World Championship. Ni

Sport / Motogp
13 April 2019

GP OF THE AMERICAS - FREE PRACTICE WRAP

Marc Marquez’s domination of the Circuit of the Americas came under threat on the first day of practice, in a hectic end as riders scrambled to secure a top ten finish, against the forecast of bad weather tomorrow. But the threat to the Repsol Honda rider’s superiority was

Sport / Motogp
12 April 2019

2019 MotoGP World Championship season

Defections, dominance and high-speed drama. This is everything you need to know

Gassit Garage
12 April 2019

Do stuff  - Basic resto

In part five of our 10-part series on resurrecting an old dunger on the cheap, it’s time to spark up the electrical system

News / Manufacture News
12 April 2019

MY19 Aprilia RSV4 1100 Factory

Press Release: Aprilia Australia is pleased to announce the arrival of their new flagship superbike and supernaked models. The MY19 RSV4 1100 Factory will be available in May for $33,990* inclusive of the following standard features: 17 HP 1100 CC ENGINE Titanium Akrapovi

Sport / Motogp
11 April 2019

MotoGP riders saddle up for Grand Prix of the Americas

A race weekend doesn’t really get in gear before the traditional pre-event Press Conference, and ahead of the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas, reigning Champion and undisputed King of the Circuit of the Americas Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) was joined by Andrea Dovizios

News / Local
11 April 2019

Yamaha and KTM fire up their middleweight adventure tourers

There has been much anticipation since first revealed details last year of the new middleweight parallel-twin adventurer-tourers from Yamaha and KTM.

Gassit Garage / Columns
10 April 2019

Grid Talk - Mick Driscoll

Junior Australian Off-Road Champion faces his biggest career challenge

Sport / Motogp
10 April 2019

Intensive test for the tyres awaits in America

More work has been done to the Circuit of the Americas surface as Michelin head to Austin unsure on track conditions