Motul and Stuart Gregory Face the Ultimate Test at the Dakar Rally 2019

In January 2019, Macadamia nut farmer, off-road motorcycle racer and Motul Powersport Ambassador Stuart Gregory will aim to tick off the biggest – and most demanding – item on his racing bucket list: the...

Husqvarna SA star Gilbert set for Peru

As far as racing dreams go, there can be little bigger than racing the Dakar and that is exactly what former triple overall SA Cross Country Motorcycle champion Kenny Gilbert has set out to...

Honda Motorcycles Southern Africa is proud to announce the arrival of the 2019 CRF250RX

The new CRF250RX arrives in cross-country specification to further strengthen Honda’s off-road line-up. Sharing the frame and engine hardware of the CRF250R moto-crosser, it is fully adapted to its role, with 8.5L fuel tank,...

Honda Motorcycles Southern Africa is proud to announce the arrival of the 2019 CRF450L

The trails are calling, and the all-new, road-legal CRF450L answers, expanding customers' off-road possibilities by enabling access to the best riding trails on public lands, even when that means connecting them via asphalt roads....

ATG 20 LITRE SOFT LUGGAGE

Travelling for extended periods by motorcycle presents one with some logistical challenges, especially when you need to carry a fair amount of stuff. “Credit Card” travel is popular in places like Europe and the...

XKULCHA KLASSIC RANGE

Thank heavens corporate South Africa seems to be seeing the light at last. One of the absolute worst carry overs from the colonial era is the suit and tie culture. British explorers traversed the...

“HAVE YOU DONE THE DOOHICKEY?”

Done the what? Is that some kind of dance? Like first cousin to the Macarena, perhaps? No dudes, it is just KLR speak. Kawasaki’s venerable KLR 650 has been around, in various forms, for...

METZELER unveils at CUSTOMBIKE-SHOW the new CRUISETEC™, a Custom Touring tyre that optimises V-Twin...

The German brand expands its tyre portfolio for V-Twins with a new tyre providing consistent performance, upgrading the handling of older and current machines and offering stability and excellent grip, even in wet conditions. Bad Salzuflen (Germany),...

2019 Honda Africa Twin – Coming Soon!

2019 Honda CRF1000L1 Africa Twin (Standard Size Tank): Key Feature Changes on 2019 Standard Tank Africa Twin 1.1 Engine management electronics TBW (Throttle by Wire) brings with it 3 rider modes to tailor engine character and...

Riding Kawasaki’s Z900RS Café

Back in April, I tested extensively the Z900 RS (Kawasaki Z900 RS – The legend Returns!), and every since then I have been keen to ride their “Cafe” version, to see how they compare. Kawasaki...

Wade Young Wins the 2018 Motul Roof of Africa

Day Two of the 2018 Motul Roof of Africa ended with a fourth overall victory for defending champion Wade Young (Sherco Racing), but it wasn’t all plain sailing for the Port Shepstone rider. The threatened...

Suzuki Motorcycles Festive Season Specials

Suzuki Motorcycles SA is having a Festive Season Special where you get Cash Back and discounts when purchasing this Festive Season. CASH BACK SPECIALS WHEN PURCHASING THE FOLLOWING MODELS: GSX-R1000A – Get R23 000.00 Cash Back ...

YOUNG GUNS LOOK TO AFFIRM THEIR STATUS AMONG SOUTH AFRICA’S ENDURO ELITE

A particularly strong group of South African riders are preparing to chase down the coveted Motul Roof of Africa title. The three day stage race, infamously known as the ‘Mother of Hard Enduro’, is...

THE ORANGE ONSLAUGHT RETURNS FOR THE MOTHER OF HARD ENDURO

An orange onslaught is about to sweep over the Kingdom of Lesotho. The Brother Leader Tread KTM squad have rallied up for the Motul Roof of Africa, which will take place from 5-8 December. Over the...

The 2019 Triumph Speed Twin – A Legend Re-Born

Changing the face of motorcycling, the original 1938 Triumph Speed Twin, with the world’s first successful parallel twin engine packaged into a game changing chassis, was a revelation to ride. Its smooth dynamic handling...

Crosby 400 Adventure – The Lightweight Simple Adventure Solution

I recently had the opportunity to ride the Crosby 400 Adventure brought into SA by V-Custom Cycles in Centurion. This recent addition to the Crosby range is most interesting, in that it ticks a...

Red Bull KTM Ready to Tackle the 2019 Season with Purdon Added to the...

Entering the last month of 2018, Red Bull KTM’s Motocross team already has their focus set on 2019. The existing line up of multiple South African champions is adding one more exciting name to...

Ryan Hughes at The Graveyard

Ryan Hughes, the AMA champion who raced alongside Jeremy McGrath, Jeff Emig and Ricky Carmicheal, was recently in South Africa for a 5 day training camp! After retiring from his spectacular professional motocross career, this...

HARLEY–DAVIDSON’S SPLENDID SPORT GLIDE

The idea to do a long term review of the Sport Glide started early in the year when I first laid eyes on it during the Ride, Ride, Slide event hosted by The Motor...

ON ANY SUNDAY – MOTOCROSS STYLE

The 25th of November saw Terra Topia serve as venue for the Hero’s and Legends motocross event. ZA Bikers cracked an invite from the kind folks at Yamaha. I cruised out with our ace...