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Africa’s Oldest Enduro Event Makes Some Exciting Changes

Africa’s end-of-enduro-season showstopper is fast approaching. The Motul Roof of Africa, notoriously known as the ‘Mother of Hard Enduro’, will put riders to their...

The best road in the world just got even better

Love him or loath him, it’s hard to argue with Jeremy Clackson’s verdict of Romania’s Transfaragasan Highway as ‘the best road in the world’....

Revealed: The 2019 KTM 790 Adventure R

Developed from KTM’s offroad race DNA, the 790 ADVENTURE R is a serious offroad motorcycle equipped for extreme terrain. With the hardcore adventurer in...

Revealed: The 2019 BMW F 850 GS Adventure

For more than ten years, the GS models in the BMW Motorrad F series have embodied the premium range in the middle class travel...

Revealed: The 2019 Yamaha Ténéré 700

All-new Ténéré 700: The lightweight go-anywhere Adventure bike With a spirit of adventure embedded within its DNA, every Yamaha Adventure bike is rugged, tough and...

Ducati presents NEW motorcycles for EICMA 2018

The Bologna-based motorcycle manufacturer has just presented - from a spectacular stage - the bikes that will soon enthral visitors at EICMA 2018 (Milan-Rho...

Marc Marquez dominant 70th career win in Malaysia earns Honda the 2018 MotoGP Constructors...

From seventh on the grid to the 70th win in his career: In Malaysia, Marc Marquez took his ninth win this season and his 44th in...

Bike Buyers Offering Grows!

With Fire It Up! being widely recognised as one of the leading retailers of motorcycles in South Africa, it’s no wonder that their sister...

Private Buying or Selling Finance by Fire It Up!

Are you buying or selling privately? The practice of buying or selling a motorcycle privately has recently become quite a risky business, with the...

Great Deals at Ducati South Africa on their 2018 Demo Bikes

Great news! Ducati South Africa are selling off their 2018 fleet of demo bikes, all with very low km's. These bikes come included with; their...

2018 Motul Roof of Africa: Harder to Ignore

For its 51st edition, the Mother of Hard Enduro has undergone an ‘extreme’ make-over. With an all-new route, the 2018 Motul Roof of Africa...

The stolen Zontes 310-R – a true story

This story started like a Hollywood film. A potential customer walked into one of the Zontes dealerships in Cape Town on 13 September 2018,...

Strong pace for Odendaal in Australia

Tricky and constantly changing weather conditions with rather chilly winds were reigning on Phillip Island, Australia, that hosted round seventeen of the 2018 Moto2...

THIRD WIN OF THE YEAR FOR BINDER IN AUSTRALIA

An excellent performance from Brad Binder this Sunday at the Australian GP ended with him achieving his third victory of the season, following on...

The 2018 Pirelli Bike of the Year – Winners!

Last night we attended the 2018 Pirelli Bike of the Year awards, which was held at Katy's Palace Bar in Johannesburg. It was my...

Revealed: 2019 Triumph Scrambler 1200 XE

Introducing the Scrambler 1200 XE, all-new benchmark-setting motorcycle that represents a first for dual-purpose capability and modern custom style. This beautiful new 1200 Scrambler...

The Zontes 310-R – New Colours Revealed!

A few weeks ago we bought you the news that Zontes South Africa had just received their new stock of 310-R's. What we didn't...

Nelson Rigg SE-3050 Deluxe Adventure Dry Saddlebags

Features: Aircraft grade aluminum mounting hardware 100% waterproof Seams electronically heat welded Includes 2 lightweight saddlebag liners to easily remove and pack contents Removable...

UNFORGETTABLE FIRST PODIUM FOR DARRYN BINDER

Red Bull KTM Ajo rider gets third place at the Japanese GP for his first Moto3 World Championship podium. Darryn Binder received a deserved reward...

Marc Marquez is the 2018 MotoGP World Champion!

Marc Marquez scored a brilliant victory at Twin Ring Motegi today, earning his eighth win of the season, the seventh World Title of his career and his fifth MotoGP...

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