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Dimsport SA unlocks the next level of performance

With the complexity of modern ECU’s, there is consistently a ‘SA First’ release from Dimsport (distributed by Rapid SA) when it comes to accurate and reliable ECU Calibrations designed by experts. Dimsport are technical...

Upcoming Event: Harley-Davidson Sportster S – Demo Day!

Harley-Davidson moves into their second year of significant model releases with the arrival on South African soil of the brand new Sportster S. The second H-D model to use the new Revolution Max liquid-cooled v-twin...

The 2022 Anti-Pants Conservation Run

While we would never advocate riding your bike with anything less than full protective gear, sometimes you just have to make an exception to the rule and every year that exception comes in the...

Advance your Norden Adventure – A Range of High-Quality Accessories

In November last year, we had the opportunity to spend some seat time on Husqvarna’s eagerly anticipated Adventure bike, the Norden 901. Although packed with all the bells and whistles that you may want,...

Coming Soon: Hero Dash 125 FI Scooter

Hero South Africa has announced the latest model in the Hero range to hit the shores and that is the Dash 125 FI Scooter. Highlighting the quality and attention to detail that is a...

World of Yamaha and Linex Yamaha Launch New E-Commerce Sites for Motorcycle and Marine...

In response to the changes in consumer behaviour due to digitization, Tuning Fork t/a Yamaha SA Distributors has as of 8 December 2021, launched three e-commerce sites for all three company-owned retail stores applicable...

Hero conquers the Motul Roof of Africa

Hero South Africa is certainly not afraid of a challenge. Having proved the fuel economy with a one-tank run from Johannesburg to Durban, the next challenge was to prove just how rugged and capable...

Cancervive Christmas Ride

Christmas is certainly the time for being thankful and what better way of celebrating than to acknowledge the amazing work done by the lovely Cancervive people? On December 12th, Cancervive will be hosting its last...

EICMA 2021 Round Up!

So, another edition of the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan has come to an end all too quickly. Having missed out on the show last year due to you-know-what, this year’s event was highly...

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 Boksburg and latterly through the boutique store in Melrose Arch,...
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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 news for you. Tracking solution specialists JustTRAC and Smart Satellite...

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 with 2020 earlier in 2021 (first and second quarters) was...

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 spent R1500 or more at Bikers Warehouse was entered into...

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. Also, as motorcycle technology develops, your business needs to adapt...

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 tests will now have the opportunity to compete for 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 days, it recognises the triumph of light over dark, bringing...

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 electric future. Almost every day there is another story about...

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 up at 9:00 am. The event is a new concept for...

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 and supporters an excuse to get out of the house...

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, you are invited to join in the fun. The Fire It...

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 24th of October. But this is no ordinary breakfast run. First...

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 riding a bike. The selection panel had the arduous task of...

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 the past 15 years and has come on board as...
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Report: Ride for Real Heroes (2nd Oct 2021)

Hero South Africa, in partnership with Hero Bryanston, was thrilled to be chosen to take part in an important Hero MotoCorp initiative called ‘Ride for Real Heroes’. This initiative is dedicated to supporting ‘Real...

Hero MotoCorp: Green Initiative

We all should know by now how vast the Indian motorcycle market is and the mind-boggling numbers of motorcycles that are sold there every year. In 2011, total motorcycle sales were in the region...

Biker’s Warehouse Turns 15 In Style

For 15 years, Biker’s Warehouse in Northriding has been catering to the increasingly demanding needs of motorcyclists in Johannesburg. On the 1st October 2006, a small but well-stocked motorcycle store opened its doors for business,...

BMW Motorrad Centurion October Fair

BMW Motorrad has always hosted brilliant events for owners and fans alike and its dealers are no different. Bavarian BMW recently completed a move from its old home to a sparkling new facility in Centurion...

KTM Ultimate Duke Rider Finalists Show Their Mettle In Austria

The digitally-led 2021 ULTIMATE DUKE RIDER campaign asked riders to show the world why they deserved the title by uploading a maximum of 4 photos or videos on social media and starting your caption...

Introducing ZA Bikers Buyers Guide

At ZA Bikers we are constantly innovating new ideas to assist our site visitors with researching their next motorcycle purchase. In summary, we've taken the original 'Static' Buyers Guide concept found at the back...

Fire It Up! Flea Market Sale 25th and 26th of September

If you are looking for that finishing touch for your restoration or rebuild, or even inspiration to start a project, then Fire It Up! has the solution for you. On the 25th and 26th September...

Fire It Up! Ride In & Cash Out

Fire it Up! has always been known for offering the best trade-in and cash prices when selling your motorcycle. Now, with the expansion of the Fire It Up! dealer network to new stores in...

Honda Quest: True Adventure with the new 2021 Africa Twin!

The wait is finally over. Call to entries for the much-anticipated Honda Quest 2021 will officially open on Wednesday, September 22, 2021. South Africa boasts some of the most spectacular landscapes in the world. The...

Yamaha SA Lends a Hand in Eradicating Period Poverty

In response to the outcry of young girls missing school due to the lack of sanitary towels, Yamaha SA collaborated with staff and customers to play a vital role in eradicating period poverty. Timed...

Fire it Up Events w/e Sunday September 19th

Watching a dynamometer (or ‘dyno’ to give it its popular name) in action, with a motorcycle being revved to its maximum in a closed space, is something everyone has to witness at least once...

GS Trophy 2022 Qualifier South Africa – Day 3. Team SA is announced!

After the activity of the first full day of Qualifier action on Friday, the competitors were keen to catch up on some sleep ahead of another busy schedule on the final day. Just after...

Ducati Opens New Store in Sandton

Ducati South Africa has completed its commitment to bring the iconic Italian brand back up to full strength in the country with the opening of its Sandton, Johannesburg, branch. When Jos Matthysen took over the Ducati...

Monster Energy Triple Threat – Online Dirt Bike Video Competition

LW Mag and Monster Energy are excited to announce the debut of the Monster Energy Triple Threat online Dirt Bike video competition, in association with Yamaha South Africa, Liqui Moly SA, Leatt and PlayStation/ Supercross 4. Calling all Dirt Bike Riders – beginner to pro...

LIQUI MOLY: SPRING FLING – PIMP YOUR RIDE FOR THE SUMMER COMPETITION

We have hopefully seen the last throes of what has been a particularly severe winter. Snow in Cape Town! Who would have thought? When we wake up to blue skies and warm weather, riding...

RAD KTM plans monthly events and weekends away for all KTM owners

The best dealerships are realising that it is no longer enough to simply sell motorcycles: they have to work hard to involve their community of customers in other ways. RAD KTM at the top of...

Cancervive Bike Raffle is a Huge Success

When Giney McIntyre decided to donate her beloved pink Harley Davidson Sportster to raise funds for the Cancervive Organisation, she can’t have known how fantastically successful it would be. Sadly, Giney did not live to...

Customers at Fire It Up! Get Their Own Welcome Evening

When you buy a motorcycle at Fire It Up!, you are not simply taking possession of a new means of transport, you are also joining a community of fellow motorcyclists who are not only...

Report: Suzuki Weekend Away – 10th Anniversary

For 10 years, the Suzuki Weekend Away has been one of the best, if not the best, single make social weekends anywhere in South Africa. Organised by Suzuki South Africa for their loyal customers and...

Motul Launches New Formula 300V at 24h of Le Mans

In the world of elite motorsports, one name has been synonymous with success for the last 50 years – Motul 300V. This fully synthetic, best-in-class lubricant embodies Motul’s commitment to continuous innovation in pursuit...

Husqvarna Norden 901 – the wait is finally over

Husqvarna is a truly iconic brand. Their logo, a gun sight atop a gun barrel, pays homage to their origins as a Swedish musket manufacturer way back in 1689. They built their first motorcycle...

Cancervive “Pink Harley” Bike Raffle!

All charity is good but, as motorcyclists, there are charities that really deserve our support. Cancervive is one of those charities. Cancervive was founded in 2011 by a group of female cancer survivors to address...

World of Motorcycles is Now an Authorised Suzuki Dealer

When World of Motorcycles opened its doors in Centurion a couple of years ago, many wondered at the title, given that they were solely the official Ducati dealer for South Africa. As time has...

Yamaha South Africa Celebrates Women’s Month 2021

The 9th of August 1956, saw the revolutionary stand that 2000 women took by marching to the Union Buildings to protest against unjust pass laws. Despite a lifetime of victories, women today still experience...

Triumph Opens New Store in Pretoria

Triumph South Africa is continuing its success story by opening a new, dedicated showroom in Pretoria. This follows the opening of the Cape Town branch last year. The new store, conveniently situated in Hatfield, at...

Revealed: The BMW R18 Transcontinental and R18 B

BMW Motorrad has just rolled out the next models in the gradually expanding R18 range: the R18 Transcontinental tourer, and the R18 B bagger. If there was any doubt whether the R18 was a...

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