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Kawasaki Is Ready To Paint The Town Green

Kawasaki is out to build on an excellent South African National and GXCC Gauteng Cross Country racing foundation in star-studded 20-bike twin Pepson Plastics Motul and Franchise Company Tork Craft teams attack on both...

Hero MotoSports take the 2022 Dakar by Storm

It wasn’t Hero Motorcycles’ first visit to the Dakar Rally, but it was, by any measure, a hugely successful campaign for India’s - and the world’s - largest motorcycle manufacturer. With seven of the world’s...

2022 Dakar Rally Contestants Prepare to Perform with Motul

With each year that passes, the legend of the Dakar Rally grows – and Motul is proud to be an ongoing part of the world’s most renowned rally-raid event. The 44th edition of the Dakar...

Kawasaki Ready To Build On Their Winning Comeback

Kawasaki certainly came, saw and conquered in South African National and GXCC Gauteng Cross Country racing in 2021. Now the green machines will be back with a star-studded 20-bike twin Pepson Plastics Motul and...

Pentecost + Kawasaki: Dreams do come true!

Kawasaki put the finishing touches to an incredible comeback cross country season. CIT Franchise Co. star Mike Pentecost added the overall GXCC Gauteng, OR1 and Northern Regions titles to his national OR1 championship with...

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 edition of the Motul Roof of Africa in a wet...

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 with low cloud, a sense of nervous anticipation had settled...

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 of Africa got underway. The adrenaline was tempered by relief...

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 half way through the 2021 season. Adversity breeds innovation, however, and...

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 Bull KTM team for 2022. In a massive scoop for...

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 MX2 senior motocross titles at Rhino Park near Pretoria on...

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 Nido de Condores - Chile, this past Saturday. Renowned as one...

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 packed with spectators then we weren’t ready for this weekend!...

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. Good weather, 28,000 fans and twenty-plus laps around Algarve’s 4.6...

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 itch of joining and watching a live race was beginning...

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 be a very welcome return for one of Africa’s most...

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 the Moto3 and MotoGP world championship. This weekend marked the...

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 the Pretoria finale in November after another utterly spectacular weekend...

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...

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 rider line-up for the 2022 MotoGP season, with an option...

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...

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 his National Enduro E1 Championship title, the victory comes especially...

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 dominate as they did as the season progressed. It started...

Cocker Crowned OR3 Champion

The National Cross Championship has ended in victory for Rockstar Energy Husqvarna. Rising talent Davin Cocker, who was recruited by the team at the start of the year, stormed to the OR3 Championship title...

Rallye du Maroc – Kirsten Landman kicks off her Dakar Malle Moto assault

Morocco is a spectacular place with amazing terrain over which to ride or race a motorcycle. Desert and dunes with mind-blowing sunrises and sunsets. Rallye du Maroc (Rally of Morocco) is particularly significant, because...

Binder Report: Round 15 – Red Bull Americas GP

This weekend saw the Binders visit the epic Circuit of the Americas for the first of four final outings in the 2021 MotoGP championship. It has been two years since ‘GP’ rubber has touched...

Cox Crowned Overall Enduro Champion

The curtains of the National Enduro Championship have officially drawn to a close. The season couldn’t have ended better for Brother Leader Tread KTM who walked away with top honours as leading rider Bradley...

Rockstar Energy Husqvarna – Dominating SA’s Extreme Enduro Scene

The National Enduro Championship came to an unforgettable close for Rockstar Energy Husqvarna this weekend. The double-header event saw teammates Brett Swanepoel and Heinrich Aust take a clean sweep, winning the race in both...

Clint Seller and King Price Extreme Honda Going For Victory in the NGK Ultimate...

The SA motorcycle racing world was shocked when the South African Superbike Championship was cancelled with little fanfare halfway through the 2021 season. In truth, it was a merciful end to a series that had,...

Van der Vyver Edges His Way Back To The Top

South Africa’s rising motocross star Neil van der Vyver put on yet another eye-catching performance at the fifth round of the National Motocross Championship. Securing a back-to-back victory, the Rockstar Energy Husqvarna rider stormed...

Clean Sweep For Purdon And MlimiL At Chestnut

Leading rider Tristan Purdon took a clean sweep for Red Bull KTM at the fifth round of the National Motocross Championship when he stormed to victory in both the MX1 and MX2 class respectively....

Binder Report: Round 14 – San Marino GP

Round fourteen saw riders visit San Marino for the first of two races at the flat and winding Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli. The fifth last race weekend of the GP calendar (round 14...

Swanepoel Salvages OR1 Championship After Dusty Delmas

Battle drums were beating as riders lined-up for the penultimate round of the National Cross Country Championship on Saturday. With two national titles within their reach, Rockstar Energy Husqvarna’s Brett Swanepoel and Davin Cocker...

Cox Tightens Cross Country Grip In Delmas

KwaZulu Natal hero Bradley Cox tightened his grip on the overall South African National Cross Country Motorcycle championship when the Brother Leader Tread KTM rider beat Franchise Company CIT Kawasaki man Mike Pentecost and...

Binder Report: Round 13 – Aragon GP

After a short breather riders returned to the hot asphalt of MotorLand Aragon for the thirteenth Grand Prix of the 2021 campaign and the third of four visits lined up in sunny Spain. 5.1...

Kawasaki Wins Again

Newly returned Kawasaki won again in its fourth race since its SA National Cross Country Motorcycle Championship comeback. Mike Pentecost's Franchise Company CIT machine led Pepson Plastics Motul man d’Artagnan Lobjoit to a KX450X...

Wade Young Wins HERO Challenge In Poland

Making his mark in the sandy terrain of Dąbrowa Górnicza, Young led home Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Billy Bolt, with Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Manuel Lettenbichler finishing in close contention for third....

Thunder Valley MX lives up to its name

Pietermaritzburg’s Thunder Valley lived up to its name as treacherous conditions played havoc at the Cannabis Energy Drink TRP Distributors South African National Motocross Championship on Saturday. A major cold front hit KwaZulu Natal...

Binder Report: Round 12 – British GP

After the double-header in Austria, round 12 brought the Binder’s to the demanding course of Silverstone for a sold-out British Grand Prix. The typical cold English weather made it difficult for the teams this...

A Back-To-Back Victory & The Epic Comeback

In what was an epic back-to-back weekend of racing, Rockstar Energy Husqvarna and Brother Leader Tread KTM walked away with yet another class win. Bradley Cox claimed his second consecutive victory since the return...

Back-to-Back Racing for Rockstar Energy Husqvarna & Brother Leader Tread KTM

South African racing made its highly awaited return last weekend with both Rockstar Energy Husqvarna and Brother Leader Tread KTM swinging back into the thick of things in full force. In what was one...

Binder Report: Round 11 – Austrian GP

Round 11 provided the Binder’s with a second shot at success, as they would be gathering at the Red Bull Ring’s fast and hard-braking course for the second time in a week. This second...

Binder Report: Round 10 – Styrian GP

After nearly six weeks of race-less weekends, the wait was finally over. "The Sound Of Music", to all us petrol heads was turned up to full volume at the first of two Grands Prix...

Binder Report: Round 9 – Dutch GP

Round nine of the MotoGP calendar was greeted by 18 bends, flicks and dips presented by the TT Circuit Assen this weekend. Last year the pandemic influenced the 2020 MotoGP calendar, which meant that...

Binder Report: Round 8 – German GP

This weekend Germany hosted a memorable eighth round of the MotoGP calendar at the historic counter-clockwise Sachsenring. If facing one of the tightest, twisty and most technical circuits on the calendar wasn’t already enough,...

Westby Racing’s Mathew Scholtz Notches His Fifth Podium Result In Six Races

After finishing sixth in Saturday’s Superbike race at Road America, Westby Racing’s Mathew Scholtz bounced back with a podium finish on Sunday. With his third-place finish, Mathew has reached the podium in five out...

Monster Energy Yamaha Rally Team’s Ross Branch Wins Rally Kazakhstan

Monster Energy Yamaha Rally Team’s Ross Branch has claimed a deserving victory at the opening round of the 2021 FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Championship, Rally Kazakhstan. Finishing second on the shortened final stage of...

Ross Branch Wins Stage One Of The 2021 Rally Kazakhstan

With almost five months having passed since the Dakar Rally, the Monster Energy Yamaha Rally Team riders were excited to return to action with all racers completing the opening 280 km special with strong...

Binder Report: Round 7 – Catalan GP

This weekend brought riders to the challenging mix of curves and speeds presented by the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. MotoGP bikes have been laying rubber around this stunning circuit since its opening in 1992, and...

King Price Honda Xtreme Race Report – Port Elizabeth

Sfiso Themba "I arrived in Port Elizabeth under a lot of pressure, as I had yet to complete a race this season. "I had an issue with the quickshifter not working in free practice and official...

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