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Revealed: The BMW R 18 – Bavarian Cruiser

A while back we told you about BMW's latest cruiser concept, which was received with considerable interest and enthusiasm by the world's motorcycling press,...

Honda RC166 and 174 – Hitting the opposition for six!

21 days of lockdown gives one time to get to things that you keep on putting on the back burner as we rush through...

Dunlop on an Adventure Mission…

As motorcyclists, we live in glorious times! Especially so, if you love the great outdoors. Adventure biking is on the rise and has been...

Introducing Bikeshop Rivonia

We chatted to James Ridley about the recent launch of Bikeshop Rivonia in Johannesburg, listen to what he had to say...

A Closer Look at the New KTM 890 Duke R

KTM first pulled the covers off the new KTM 890 Duke R at EICMA last year. But last night, we got a closer look...

Motul Presents: Know Your Oil – A Facebook Live Video Series

During the current lockdown, Motul will be giving people the chance to really get to know their oil and lubricant products, the nuances of...

Stay Sane: Essential Motorcycle Films for Lockdown

Right now, the world is gripped by a pandemic that's postponed all motorsport activities indefinitely, and has most countries, including South Africa, on lockdown....

A journey for LOVE…

As some of my close friends are aware, I have relocated my family to the Eastern Cape. More specifically Jeffreys Bay. As a family,...

Self Expression, the Indian way

We are living through some tough financial times with not everyone in a position to replace their bike on a whim. We are all...

HONDA QUEST TRUE ADVENTURE 2020 POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Honda Motor Southern Africa has decided to postpone Quest True Adventure 2020. To safeguard the health, safety and welfare...

Postponement of King of the Whip 2020

Following the President’s speech and the announcement of the coronavirus as a National State of Disaster, we are heeding the call to work together...

A morning with Kinga Tanajewska – World Traveler extraordinaire

Many Adventure bike riders have probably considered, or dreamed about, chucking up the daily grind and riding their bike around the world. I certainly...

Best of South Africa’s biking, music and all-round entertainment at Jeffrey’s...

The first stop on the Bike Fest™ tour transformed Jeffrey’s Bay into a rocking and riding festival as biking elite, families and general festival-lovers...

Jeffrey’s Bay set to go full throttle as Africa’s biggest motorcycle,...

South Africa’s biking elite will be converging for the continent’s best rocking and riding festival, Bike Fest SA™, with Jeffrey’s Bay Bike Fest™ the...

King of the Whip 2020 Announced

LW Mag is excited to announce the 2020 King of the Whip – Best Whip Contest, presented by Pringles, in association with Monster Energy, PlayStation and Motul. On...

Team South Africa Wins the BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy

The seventh edition of the BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy has just wrapped in New Zealand, and Team South Africa has come out on...

Rocked by the Rocket III

Triumph SA invited the local bike media to the launch of their much anticipated and totally revamped new Rocket power cruiser. Revamped, is, in...

The joys of touring in Southern Africa on a BMW R...

Four countries, 3600 kilometres in just two weeks, a bit of dust and plenty of memories: when a bunch of foreigners decided to come...

The best South African musicians set to rock Jeffrey’s Bay Bike...

Africa’s biggest motorcycle, music & leisure lifestyle festival - Bike Fest SA™ - will kick off its five-stop 2020 tour of South Africa’s most...

Super Light: The Ducati Superleggera V4 is Here, And It’s Awesome!

Everyone knows: if you want to make a motorcycle faster, add lightness. And that's exactly what Ducati have just done. They've taken the already...

2020 Honda Quest True Adventure – Call to Entry

The “Honda Motorcycles Quest for true adventure’  is not a race, nor a rally. It is an adventure expedition that has been running annually...

A tale of Triumph over Botswana.

Botswana. The very name conjures up visions of the central Kalahari plains, black-maned lions, bushmen, and the Okavango Delta, teeming with abundant wildlife. I...

#theDesertRose, #thePeoplesChampion

Taye Perry. Prior to the 2020 Dakar Rally, only the people involved in the South African off-road motorcycle racing scene were familiar with the...

WORLD OF MOTORCYCLES AGV CLEARANCE SALE

World of Motorcycles currently has some incredible offerings on their AGV helmets, you can now buy a ROSSI replica lid for under 5k. These prices...

Make a difference on World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day is organized by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) and celebrated internationally on the 4th of February each year to...

TRIUMPH AND BAJAJ GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP COMMENCES

Triumph Motorcycles and Bajaj Auto India have today formally commenced their exciting, long term, non-equity partnership in Pune, India. This is a unique moment,...

Harley-Davidson Charges Up its Electric Offering

Last year’s release of the Harley-Davidson LiveWire proved two things: the American manufacturer is serious about electric vehicles, and they’re capable of building a...

Wild Speculation: Translating KTM and Husqvarna’s Info Dump

At the tail end of last year, KTM and Husqvarna's parent company, Pierer Mobility AG, uploaded a pretty significant investor presentation to their website....

The Perfect Sunset and a new Africa Twin

A wise man once said that success is where being prepared meets opportunity. I am reminded of these words as I see the perfect...

Five times the rocking and riding action with Bike Fest SA™...

Africa’s biggest motorcycle, music & lifestyle festival will now be extending its reach across South Africa with Bike Fest SA™ 2020 taking over five...

10 Bikes We Can’t Wait for in 2020

Sjoe, what a year! Like most of you, we're more than ready for 2019 to wind down. So to help us do that, here's...

The Arch KRGT-1 Rolls on South African-Made Wheels

The Arch Motorcycle KRGT-1 is an $ 85,000, made-to-order performance cruiser that looks bananas, goes like stink and handles better than any cruiser deserves...

Energica offering a free carbon kit for 2020 models ordered in...

Energica, the Italian electric sports bike producer, is growing. Not only in their product range and their product strength but also in fame with...

The Women Riders World Relay Hits South Africa

Did you know that there's a worldwide women motorcyclists relay happening, right now? It's called the Women Riders World Relay, it's an official Guinness...

The Woodstock Moto Co. Garage Built Show

“There are three logical reasons to get a bike: petrol, parking and traffic. But then there's the most important reason: fun!” That's how Woodstock...

The 2019 Motul Roof of Africa: Wade Young Makes it Five!

Day 2 of the 2019 Motul Roof of Africa dawned bright and sunny, with very little trace of the clouds and rain seen earlier...

The 2019 Motul Roof of Africa Day 1: A Champion Shows...

Reigning Motul Roof of Africa champion, Wade Young (Sherco Racing) staked an impressive claim to defending his title and is on track – at...

BMW R 1250 RT and RS – two takes on the...

I am going to deal with the RS first in this account. Fact is, BMW’s RS and I go back a long way. Right...

The 2019 Motul Roof of Africa: Victorious Veterans and Solid Gold...

Today’s cloudy, overcast weather couldn’t dampen the spirits of the hundreds of spectators who lined the streets of Maseru to watch Round The Houses...

JARVIS RETURNS TO THE MALUTI MOUNTAINS

It is with great excitement that Husqvarna South Africa announces the entry of motorsport superstar Graham Jarvis into the 2019 Motul Roof of Africa....

Here At Last: The New Triumph Tiger 900 Rally Pro

Good news from Hinckley: one of our favourite adventure bikes just got a massive upgrade. Meet the new, improved, and hotly anticipated Triumph Tiger...

Honda Quest: Welcome to a True Adventure with the new 2020...

Honda Quest True Adventure is an adventure challenge designed to give adventure motorcycle enthusiasts a once-in-a-lifetime experience with the ultimate adventure motorcycle. It's not...

Peak Excitement – the 2019 Motul Roof of Africa is Upon...

With less than a week to go until the start of the 2019 Motul Roof of Africa, adrenaline levels are climbing. This year’s Roof...

2019 Motul Roof of Africa: Helping Riders Make a Clean Getaway,...

To make the ‘Mother of Hard Enduro’ just that little bit easier for competitors, Motul will be sponsoring the Bike Wash facility during the...

The RADical Challenge – Let’s Get Radical

We were invited by RADMoto to attend their first annual RADical Challenge event. For those who aren’t familiar with RADMoto, they are a KTM...

SO WHAT WILL YOURS BE THEN, ESPRESSO, CAPPUCCINO OR A MOCHACCINO?

Those of you that read my Goldwing review recently will know that we covered over 3000 kay’s of tar road travel. Fact is, I...

The Fire It Up! Motorcycle Giveaway Competition!

Fire It Up! are pleased to announce that they are giving away a motorcycle again this year. This year it’s a Ducati Panigale 959...

Deals of the Decade by Fire It Up!

As we enter into the last month of the decade, Fire It Up! will be celebrating this special time of year with the “Deals...

The 2019 Cancervive Ride

For the past 2 years, we have joined the Cancervive initiative as their official biking-media-partners. For 2019, we got even more involved as we...

BRAD BINDER CONCLUDES 2019 WITH VICTORY AND OVERALL MOTO2 RUNNER-UP

The Red Bull KTM Ajo wrapped up the 2019 season in style on Sunday with another victory at the Valencia GP, thanks to a...

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