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Bike Tests
02 August 2016

Quickspin -Kawasaki Ninja 300

Still the go-to bike for LAMS riders seeking sportsbike thrills

Gassit Garage / Columns
02 August 2016

GRID TALK-Michael van der Mark

We find out why Michael van der Mark, the 2014 World Supersport champion and former truck driver - who finished seventh in his WSBK debut in 2015 - hates clowns AMCN: What do you like most about racing bikes? MVDM: Girls? No, no, seriously the adrenaline of speed – this e

News / Manufacture News
02 August 2016

Honda’s top-shelf RVF1000 due in 2018!

The long-awaited next-gen V4 superbike is due to land in 2018 as part of the firm’s 70th anniversary celebrations

Bike Tests
02 August 2016

YAMAHA XSR900

Sure it’s got manicured good looks and pointedly retro styling. But it’s also a fun-loving beast – and possibly the bargain of the year

News / Manufacture News
01 August 2016

Husky Vitplilens approach production

It was back in 2014 that KTM-owned Husqvarna brought us the first Vitpilen 401 concept bike – a modern café racer based on the engine and chassis of the KTM 390 Duke. A year later it was back with the same recipe applied to a 690 Duke, this time titled the Vitpilen 701. Now

Sport
01 August 2016

Yamaha Factory triumphs again at Suzuka

Yamaha Factory Racing Team has won the Suzuka 8 Hours for the second consecutive year. Pol Espargaró, Katsuyuki Nakasuga and Alex Lowes steered the Yamaha #21 to victory, ahead of Kawasaki’s factory Team Green and Yoshimura Suzuki Shell Advance. As in 2015, Yamaha Facto

Bike Tests
31 July 2016

Quickspin- SUZUKI GSX- S1000

Dear old Nan used to say, “Never judge a book by it’s cover” She was right. At first glance it looks like some sort of wasp-like transformer with sharp lines and a fairly aggressive looking stance so I assumed that my 45 year old frame may just be glad that t

Tested / Riding Gear + Equipment
31 July 2016

Mohoc Elite Ops Action Cam

Action cams are big business in the motorcycle world, as riders love to capture the action on the track, in the bush or on the street. Like the riders who wear them, action cams need to be able to withstand the elements. Mohoc isn't a new player in the market, but unless you are

Tested / Riding Gear + Equipment
31 July 2016

Kriega Sling waterproof shoulder bag

How simple is this? A shoulder bag that packs a lot of features into its small eight-litre capacity. It has neat patented rings that allow the straps to be adjusted and the main storage bag is waterproof. I tried the jump in the shower test and it worked well enough that I am now

Sport
30 July 2016

Yamaha Factory on pole at Suzuka

Pol Espargaro was the fastest at this morning’s Top 10 Trial, claiming the Suzuka 8 Hours pole for the Yamaha Factory Racing Team. The factory Yamaha will take top spot on the starting grid, ahead of Yoshimura Suzuki Shell Advance and Team Green. F.C.C. TSR Honda, which placed

News / Manufacture News
30 July 2016

PIRELLI TYRES

PIRELLI TYRES NOW AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE FOR ALL RIDERS AT ASBK MORGAN PARK AUGUST 5-7. Pirelli provides a range of Diablo Superbike and Diablo Supercorsa SC to all riders for the upcoming Yamaha Finance Australian Superbike Championship presented by Motul Pirelli at Morgan Park

Sport
30 July 2016

SUZUKA 8 HOURS QUALIFYING-Yamaha still on top

The Yamaha Factory Racing Team is still on top after the two qualifying sessions, ahead of Musashi RT Harc-Pro’s Honda and Team Green’s Kawasaki. Katsuyuki Nakasuga’s 2’06.908 lap this morning enabled the Yamaha #21 to hold on to its provisional pole at the Suzuka 8 Ho