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KTM: READY FOR ANYTHING IN 2019

KTM unveiled its most comprehensive, innovative and extreme range ever when it presented five new motorcycles at the EICMA show in Milan today (Tuesday, November 6). Leading its 2019 line-up is the eagerly anticipated KTM...

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 and adventure enduro segment. High-level touring capability, absolute long-distance suitability,...

Revealed: The new 2019 BMW S 1000 RR

The new BMW S 1000 RR – even lighter, faster and easier to control. The new BMW S 1000 RR sees its world premiere at the EICMA 2018. With a completely newly developed engine and...

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 reliable. Each Ténéré model in the Adventure segment will open...

Revealed: The 2019 Yamaha XSR700 XTribute

Born to be back again Yamaha's Sport Heritage models blend timeless design and cool retro looks with the very latest technology. From the 2-cylinder XSR700 through to the 3-cylinder XSR900 and the XV950 V-twins, this...

Optimate3 Battery Charging System

Why do you suppose I refer to the Optimate3 as a “system” rather than simply a charger? Quite simply, because that is what it is. Let me try and explain. I need to come...
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A look inside Holeshot Motorcycles MOTUL concept store!

We caught up with Garith de Rapper (co-owner of Holeshot Motorcycles in Johannesburg), to find out more about their in-store MOTUL concept area. Watch our short interview video with Garith to hear what he had...

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 Trade Fair, 8 - 11 November). The Ducati World Première 2019...

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 MotoGP, earning Honda its 24th Premier Class Constructors Title. Furthermore, thanks...

2019 HARLEY-DAVIDSON FXDR UNVEILED AT H-D SANDTON

ZA BIKERS were invited to attend the unveiling at Harley-Davidson Sandton of the 2019 FXDR power cruiser. The event was well attended, with a real buzz amongst the Harley faithful who arrived in force...

HARLEY-DAVIDSON UNVEILS NEW BOKSBURG STORE

A new bespoke Harley-Davidson dealership has opened up adjacent to the well known S4 Auto in Boksburg. The opening was celebrated by holding an open day where supporters of the iconic American brand could...

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 company Bike Buyers is busy buying motorcycles all over South...

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 ever increasing amount of fraudsters preying on the private market...
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The 2018 Honda Quest

On Sunday the 28th October we flew down to Cape Town and then rode out to Kaleo Guest Farm just outside of Ceres for the closing ceremony of the 2018 Honda Quest. We chatted...

Product Review: MOTUL MC Care Products – Part 2

At the best of times we should take really good care of our bikes and riding kit, however in these financially taxing times it becomes even more relevant. We need kit as well as...

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 first run-in service, balance of 24 months factory warranty, free...

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 will provide riders with a challenge that’s worthy of being...

Kawasaki ZX10R Masters Cup…. Why going green makes sense!

The chequered flag has just waved the end of the 2018 Kawasaki ZX10R Cup season and what a season it was! Sven Grune and Graeme van Breda put on a great show all season...

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, and requested to test the newly released Zontes 310-R. He...

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 World Championship. The 4,4km-long magnificent circuit with its many fast...

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