Ride Review: Yamaha XSR900

It seems as if the more we look forward and advance the technology of motorcycles, the more we look behind us for inspiration. The...

Ride Review: Yamaha MT-10

Let’s face it; South African’s don’t really have a love affair with the naked bike. Show them an adventure bike and they’ll jump through...

Ducati XDiavel S – The Velvet Sledgehammer

If ever there was a motorcycling dichotomy, it is this bike. We know the Diavel as a testosterone fuelling muscle bike - a kind...

Triumph Bonneville Street Twin 900HT

The Street Twin is the base model in Triumph’s Modern Classic range. It also caters to an emerging genre of modern motorcyclist. Market research...

A One Day Grand Tour of Mpumalanga on KTM’s 1290 SuperDuke...

KTM South Africa recently launched the 1290 SuperDuke GT at the South Africa Bike Festival. We had the oportunity to ride one lap on...

Ride Review: Ducati 939 Hypermotard

We can’t deny that Ducati have been the movers and shakers of 2016. Four new models entered South African shores in early March –...

Ride Review: Yamaha MT-07

Of all the Japanese manufacturers, Yamaha, over the years, has built interesting, almost enigmatic bikes. Whilst catering to the mainstream motorcyclist, they have, with...

Ride Review: Scrambler Ducati Sixty2

It is probably fair to say that Ducati was really put on the map in America by their bevel drive overhead cam Scrambler, introduced...

Revisited: KTM 1290 Super Adventure

Well, they certainly weren’t kidding with the “SUPER” part. To review this bike properly, I took a ride to Port Elizabeth to spectate at...

Ride Review: Ducati Monster 1200R

Enthusiasts are really spoiled for choice when it comes to performance motorcycles and no more so than the current crop of naked superbikes. In...

Harley-Davidson Dark Custom 16.5 World Launch

It is said that there is no such thing as a “stock”, or standard, Harley-Davidson. Since the advent of The Motor Company in Milwaukee,...

SPARTAN JEANS from OXFORD

Over years of motorcycling I have purchased various products in the OXFORD range. Their tank bags have given (and continue to give) many years...

Ride Review: BMW R 1200 R

Let me get straight to the point. This is an absolutely superb motorcycle. The Roadster Bee Ems, have always lived in the shadow of...

Ride Review: Honda Africa Twin

By now it is almost a cliché to say that this is the most anticipated new Honda in more than a decade. The original...

Ride Review: Yamaha MT-09 Tracer

Yamaha has a history of building user friendly sports touring motorcycles. Think of the Fazers, 1000cc and 600cc sport bike engines slotted into ergonomically...

Gautrain Vs MAXSYM Scooter!

When my mate Grant Scott reviewed the mighty MAXSYM Scooter, he felt that it would make a decent tourer. Well maybe I thought, but...

Ride Review: Ducati Panigale 1299S

I have had almost a lifelong respect and fascination with Ducati sport bikes. Most certainly for my motorcycling lifetime spanning 45 odd years. Cast...

Ride Review: Ducati Multistrada 1200S

As the earths population has grown the last 20 odd years, roads have carried ever increasing volumes of traffic and road surfaces have deteriorated...

Ride Review: Suzuki V-Strom 650 XT ABS

You see it’s like this. You typically start riding a small, moderate or even a low powered bike. As your skill and confidence grows...

Ride Review: Triumph Tiger Explorer 1200

When I review a bike, I start with a “clean sheet”, so to speak. I try to put all pre-conceived ideas and opinions out...

2016 Husqvarna Motocross Range

Husqvarna South Africa has recently unpacked their 2016 MX range of dirt weapons! The new bikes have been completely redesigned and their objectives have...

Ride Review: Kawasaki Ninja ZX10R 30th Anniversary Edition

Kawasaki’s Ninja turns 30 in 2015, which means that the Ninja brand has been around for as long as what I have. Unlike me...

Ride Review: Ducati Diavel

Get one thing straight… There is nothing soft about Ducati’s Diavel. This is one serious high-tech piece of Italian exotica. The visual impact is extreme...

Ride Review: Kawasaki Versys 650

The Kawasaki Versys has undergone a significant change for 2015. So much so that it would be doing the bike a serious injustice by...

Ride Review: Suzuki Gixxer SF and 200 Burgman

Suzuki Gixxer SF As fuel prices tend ever upwards Suzuki have brought in two new models designed to keep you smiling at the pumps. The...

The 2016 KTM SX Range

ZA Bikers recently attended the launch of the 2016 KTM SX range. The SX and SXF variants represent MX (Motocross) bikes within the extensive...

Ride Review: Triumph Trophy SE

The purpose of testing bikes at ZA Bikers is to give you, our readers, an accurate assessment of what the bikes we test are...

Ride Review: Triumph Tiger 800

There is something utterly intoxicating and addictive about the sonorous wail of a Triumph triple at full chat. When that triple is housed in...