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Riding a Honda C90 motorcycle through the Arctic Circle

If you thought you need a big, expensive adventure bike to go touring on, think again… Riding a Honda C90 motorcycle through the Arctic Circle in Winter (music video) *headphones…

2013 BMW F800GS Adventure

BMW Motorrad is the most successful manufacturer of large-capacity touring enduros and, with the F 700 GS and F 800 GS, leads the way in the mid-size category, too. The…

2013 Ducati Hypermotard SP

Hyper performance with extreme versatility The new generation Hypermotard family, takes the innovation and excitement of the original concept and enhances it even further. The thrilling 2013 Hypermotard and Hypermotard…

90 Years of BWM Motorrad

This year BMW Motorrad celebrates 90 years of existence.

BMW Motorrad and TVS Motor Company to build mid-range motorcycles below 500cc

Munich / Chennai, India. As part of its strategic reorientation, BMW Motorrad will be entering the segment below 500 cubic centimetres. BMW Motorrad and the TVS Motor Company have signed…

Kenny Roberts Jr.’s 1996 Yamaha YZR500 on sale

What would you do to get your hands on a fire-breathing two-stroke monster like this? Kenny Roberts Jr begun his career in the 500 class in 1996 with a Yamaha…

2008 Harley-Davidson VRSCDX Night Rod Special

About a year ago, I rode the VRSCAW V-Rod and imagined the Night Rod Special to behave somewhat the same as the V-Rod. Both look fairly similar and have the…

The 2005 BMW F650GS Dakar

I’ve always wondered how BMW can put a price tag of R70 000 (in 2005) on their dual purpose bike when you could have a Kawasaki KLR650 or a Yamaha…

Team Emtek 2013

Team Emtek Yamaha announces exciting rider lineup for the 2013 season

Following on from the recent announcement of Yamaha’s return to the South African National Superbike and Supersport Championships, Team Emtek Yamaha is proud to announce their rider line up for…

2012 Honda CBF1000 ABS

2012 Honda CBF1000F

Introduction The Honda CBF1000F fully expresses the CBF ethos of versatile motorcycling enjoyment. It was developed to be a sporty performer that would lead its class in stylish practicality and…