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Wade continues his winning streak at the Motul Roof of Africa

Wade Young (Sherco Factory Racing powered by Motul) made it 4 in a row and his sixth Roof win overall, by winning the 53rd...

Yamaha SA Acquires Rights to Distribute Indian Motorcycle South Africa

Indian Motorcycles has been a distinctive element of the motorcycling scene in South Africa for a number of years. First through the showroom in...

The 2021 Motul Roof of Africa Race Day 1: Wade Young Tightens his Grip...

The heavy overnight rains that continued into Race Day 1 at the 2021 Motul Roof of Africa proved to be a decisive factor. Along...

The 2021 Motul Roof of Africa Day 1: A Right Royal Send-Off as the...

There was a palpable sense of excitement at Thaba Bosiu, Lesotho on the morning of Thursday 25 November 2021 as the 2021 Motul Roof...

Clint Seller and Honda Take Ultimate Superbike Championship

That motorcycle racing has been suffering in recent times in South Africa is no secret, culminating with the abandonment of the SA Superbike Championship...
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Triple Black Friday at Fire It Up!

Get down to Fire It Up! for their extended Black Friday deals (23 - 30 Nov).

Keeping track of the Motul Roof of Africa riders with Twoobii and JustTRAC

If you are part of the support crew for one of the riders in this year’s Motul Roof of Africa, we have some great...

Megan Jonker Working Hard to Make a Difference

It’s very easy to spot the special people in life: the people who go the extra mile to help others: the people who take...

KTM BOLSTERS ITS RANKS WITH THE BEST IN THE BUSINESS

KTM South Africa is proud to announce a star-studded line-up of riders that have been added to the Brother Leader Tread KTM and Red...

Husqvarna Norden 901 – for the Above and Beyond Adventurer

Bjorn (Junior Editor at ZA Bikers) and I were part of a privileged few to be invited to Monate Lodge in the Waterberg, to...

Meandering Around Harties

Meander (noun): a journey that has no particular direction. I love the word meander. It suggests such a relaxed manner of doing things, whether it...

In Celebration of an Engine

The engine is, arguably, the heart and soul of a motorcycle. It not only provides the manner of the forward motion but also the...

First Ride: the new Harley-Davidson Sportster S

“Nothing compares to you”, sang the Irish singer, Sinéad O’Connor. Since 1957, the Harley-Davidson Sportster has been an icon in its own right, and...

MX titles come to a head at Rhino Park

Tristan Purdon was the star of the day as he wrapped up both the 2021 Cannabis Energy Drink TRP Distributors South African MX1 and...

First Ride: The 2021 Suzuki GSX-S1000

A GSX-R frame, a GSX-R engine—even when they're old or detuned, they mean serious business. And so does Suzuki, with the brand new GSX-S1000:...

Motorcycle Sales Figures Report

AMID (The Association of Motorcycle Importers and Distributors) has released sales figures for year-to-date October 2021 and they make for encouraging reading. Whilst making comparisons...

A Hero’s DNA…

We had a really fascinating morning last week. Craig Langton called us and asked if we would be interested in riding a 24 odd-year-old...

African Dream Adventures – ‘ADA’ to you and me

ADA has arguably evolved into the most advanced motor industry and vitally, motorcycle training facility in Gauteng and probably the country. I rode out...

Wade Young wins Red Bull Los Andes 2021

Hard Enduro and Red Bull Athlete Wade Young has been crowned winner at the 7th edition of the Red Bull Los Andes 2021 in...

Binder Report: Round 18 – Valencia GP

Round 18 on the race calendar brought riders to sunny Spain for the last race of the year. If we thought last weekend was...

The Streetfighter family grows by two with the 2022 V2 and V4 SP models

While no rider would care to admit that a bike is a bit too much for their skill level, it is only sensible that...

Biker’s Warehouse Birthday Celebrations

And so the 15th birthday celebrations at Biker’s Warehouse in Northriding have come to a fitting end. Throughout the month of October, anyone who...

Perfect Seat: We test a seat cleaner from Motul

We all have a special way of cleaning and maintaining our motorcycles, but who really pays attention to their seat? Clearly Motul do, because...

Are scooters the answer for our practical city transport needs?

With the current crazy fuel price, hovering around R19,50 per litre, it costs close to R900 to fill a 50L fuel tank in the...

Fire It Up! Announces their all-new 360 Warranty!

The benefit of being in business for many years is that you build up a detailed picture of what your customers need and demand....

Binder Report: Round 17 – Algarve GP

Sunny Portugal greeted the Binders for the second time this year, as the Portimao course hosted round three of the series back in April....

First Ride: Testing the 2022 Yamaha R7 on the road and track

Can you call a motorcycle a 'sportbike' if it only makes 73 hp? Yamaha seems to think so. We went to Spain, to test...

Honda Quest 2021: And so it begins

The 14 deserving finalists that were selected after taking part in an extensive 3-day Bootcamp which evaluated them on various theoretical, practical and mechanical...

Close-Up: 2022 Husqvarna Norden 901

I think it’s fair to say, Husqvarna and their latest adventure bike the Norden 901, have been teasing inner motorcycle enthusiasts and travellers for...

King Price Xtreme Honda Race Report: NGK Ultimate Superbike Shootout Round 2

After the birth and the first round of the ‘NGK Ultimate Superbike Shootout’ at Aldo Scribante Race Circuit in Port Elizabeth last month, the...

Hero South Africa Diwali Celebration

In case you didn’t know, the Indian Diwali celebration is comparable to our Christmas celebrations, but on a much larger scale. Spreading over five...

The Biker’s Warehouse Story – Part 02

Any business stands or falls on the quality of its staff. That quality isn’t just how efficient they are or how good they are...

Ducati Multistrada V4 Pikes Peak

It's slightly ironic that Ducati chooses to call its sportier versions of its adventure bike the Pikes Peak, when it was a crash on...

Ducati Mystery Tour – No 3

You may remember from my story about Mystery Tour 2, how the Mystery Tour works. It is Ducati Supremo Jos Matthysen’s way of thanking...

Live Lesotho Makes Final Preparations for the Motul Roof of Africa 2021

This year’s Roof is now just a month away (24 – 28 November 2021), and organisers are putting the finishing touches to what will...

Binder Report: Round 16 – Misano GP

After burning some rubber on the bumpy Circuit of the Americas, the Binders headed back to Misano in San Marino for another round of...

SA Motocross Wide Open After Bloem Thriller

All eight classes racing in the 2021 Cannabis Energy Drink TRP Distributors South African National motocross championships will go down to the wire at...

MotoE welcomes Ducati as their new supplier for the 2023 championship

Where did that come from? Of all the major manufacturers, Ducati has been the most reticent - some would say silent - about its...

Darryn Binder Signs with Yamaha RNF MotoGP Team for 2022

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce the signing of Moto3 talent Darryn Binder. He will be joining Yamaha‘s rebranded RNF MotoGP Team‘s...

Dam Bike Meander – The Amazing Race on motorcycles

The Rotary Club of Brits Hartbeespoort is organising the Dam Bike Meander around the famous Hartbeespoort Dam on 21 November 2021—engines will be warming...

Where to? On board with Triumph’s Beeline navigation device

Back in the 80s, my dad explored the Richtersveld with a map so big, it stuck out of the top of his generously-sized backpack....

The Biker’s Warehouse Story – Part 01

The story of Biker’s Warehouse is really the story of Mike and Kerry Puzey and their combined journey to becoming one of the fixtures...

BMW R 1250 RT – THE GREAT ESCAPE

This was the winter of our discontent. Lockdowns, curfews, shuttered restaurants, booze bans, working from home, anarchy, arson and looting, the coldest, most miserable...

Report: October Fair at BMW Motorrad Centurion

Saturday 16th October saw BMW Motorrad Centurion (formerly Bavarian Motorcycles) celebrate their move to new premises in proper style by giving all its customers...

October Events at Fire It Up!

Fire It Up! has a busy October in place for all of its customers and whether you have bought a helmet or a motorcycle,...

Breast Cancer Awareness With Cancervive

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and to mark this important occasion, the amazing people at Cancervive are organising a breakfast run on the...

Honda Quest 2021: Finalist Announcement

The 28 semi-finalists were put through their paces during an extensive 3-day bootcamp which tested them on various tasks that involved more than just...

Cox Storms To Overall Cross Country Victory

Brother Leader Tread KTM took top honours when leading rider Bradley Cox snatched up the overall National Cross Country Championship on Saturday. Fresh off...

Husqvarna Motorcycles South Africa Welcomes New Race Technician

Husqvarna motorcycles SA wishes to welcome Junior “Pritchard” Ngwenya onboard as their esteemed race technician. Junior has been working within the dealer network for...

Kawasaki Comes, Sees & Conquers Cross Country

The 2021 South African Cross Country Motorcycle Championship may have been Kawasaki’s comeback year, but few would have imagined that the green machines would...

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