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Articles from UltimateVelocity. We write about motorcycles, events, road trips, anything motorcycle-related.

Brave or just plain stupid?

Guys who lane-split at break-neck speeds, are they brave or stupid?

Seller’s big crash at the Buffalo City SuperGP

My thoughts on Seller’s big crash at the Buffalo City SuperGP

Riding in the rain

There are a few things to keep in mind when you ride in the wet. Read our article to stay safe during the winter season.

Motorbike tour

Pete and his friend Jeremy take a three day motorcycle trip through the Klein Karoo and Southern Cape, predominantly making use of the quieter dirt roads. The objective of the trip – to scatter his father’s ashes at Red Stone Hills, near Calitzdorp.

Why we ride

Why We Ride is a story about who we are. Individuals with a desire to dream, discover and explore. From a kid’s dream come true, to a retiree’s return to freedom. From a family riding together on the sand dunes, to hundreds of choppers carving through the canyons – the bond is the same. It’s about the passion of the riders and the soul of their machines.

Klein Karoo honeymoon trip

This is the story of Pete Stepehenson who took his wife on a honeymoon on the back of their bike through the Klein Karoo.

A disturbing trend on the road

Over the past few days I’ve noticed a disturbing negative attitude towards motorcyclists on the road. We cannot let this continue, road safety is everyone’s responsibility.

Step inside the Ducati Museum

Take a virtual tour of the Ducati Museum in Bologna, through Google Maps Street View

Harley-Davidson launches riding academy

Harley-Davidson recently opened their first Rider Academy aimed at anyone who has never ridden a motorcycle before.

Yamaha shows their sense of humour

Jorge Lorenzo trimming back the edges around the Valencia circuit onboard his MotoGP bike