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Weathering The Storm: MRSSA – Round 02

After setup on Thursday afternoon in beautiful sunshine, was it possible that the weather apps could be correct with the predicted temperature and rainfall? But, as the King Price Xtreme Honda team woke up...

Two More Wins, Podiums Galore for Team Green

Kawasaki Racing enjoyed yet another great day of Gauteng GXCC Cross Country racing to return from Radium clutching the silverware of a couple of class wins and podiums galore on Saturday. Pepson Plastics Kawasaki...

Bullish Brad Back On Top After Break

The cold and damp third round of the National Cross Country Championship did little to slow a storming Brad Cox, back from a break after missing round 2 due to a knee injury. Cox...

Kawasaki Beats the Desert Chill

The Northwest Kalahari is not supposed to be a cold place, but unseasonably chilly conditions did not prevent Kawasaki Racing from scoring a couple of wins and a number of podiums in the second...

Bloem Anything But Boring For Husqvarna Racing

The city of roses welcomed the National Motocross Championship roadshow for round three this weekend. The iconic Free State capital Bloemfontein turned out to be a bittersweet weekend for the Husqvarna racing team that...

Shifting Sands Of Change Sets Up Husqvarna To Disrupt The Racing Season

The 2022 racing season can only be described as a challenge thus far for Husqvarna Racing. The season has largely been overshadowed by a forced change, notably with a season-ending injury to star MX...

Brother Leader Tread KTM Battle It Out In Caledon

Brother Leader Tread KTM returned this weekend for the second round of the National Enduro Championship in the Western Cape. With high expectations, and a track set out by Altus de Wet, the riders...

Husqvarna Racing Raising The Bar And Claiming Victory

After a successful first round of the National Enduro, riders Brett Swanepoel and Heinrich Aust were more determined than ever! The second round of the National Enduro Championship set off in the Diepriver/Lemoenskop area...

Husqvarna Grits Their Teeth At Thunder Valley

The second round of the National Motocross Championship took Husqvarna Racing to Thunder Valley, Pietermaritzburg, this weekend. With rain expected, most riders had prepared for a muddy Thunder Valley. When the rain didn’t arrive,...

An Unforgettable Weekend Of Racing For Red Bull KTM

The second round of the National Motocross Championship is one that Red Bull KTM won’t soon forget. The orange team put on a spectacular performance at Thunder Valley, Pietermaritzburg, as they stormed to the...

Ross Branch pays Hero SA a visit

As always, January’s Dakar Rally was as severe a test of rider and machine as ever and only the best prevailed. The 2022 Dakar was significant for another reason; for the first time ever, a...

Kawasaki’s Dalton Double Gold

Kawasaki returned from Saturday's Dalton Trademore SA Cross Country round clutching triple gold. Mike Pentecost’s Franchise Co. CIT Kawasaki KX 450 X took a fairytale come from behind OR1 win in third overall, while...

Race Report: SA Cross Country Round 2 – Dalton, KZN

Home hero Brett Swanepoel stormed to overall victory at a tough Dalton, KZN second round aboard his OR2 Husqvarna on Saturday as he took charge of the Trademore Group South African Cross Country Motorcycle...

Husqvarna Racing Kick Starts The 2022 National Enduro Season In Style

This weekend marked the start of the highly anticipated National Enduro and National Extreme Enduro Championship. The doubleheader event took riders to Harding, KwaZulu-Natal, for some of the most iconic trails that the country...

Back-To-Back Racing For Brother Leader Tread KTM

The National Enduro Championship season was off to a stellar start for Brother Leader Tread KTM. The first round of the championship took place in Harding, KwaZulu-Natal, this past weekend where riders blistered their...

Motocross Legend Goosen Retires From Competitive Racing

After an unforgettable season with Husqvarna Racing, star rider David Goosen has announced his retirement from competitive racing. Goosen injured his knee in the last moto of the recent Cape Town national and later...

Bitter-Sweet Start To The National Enduro Season For Brother Leader Tread KTM

The National Enduro Championship takes place in Harding, KwaZulu-Natal, this weekend. Home to South Africa’s most iconic Enduro trails, the area is set to host one of the most exciting events of the season. In...

A Day At The Races: MRSSA – Round 01

It’s a well-known fact that motorcycle racing in South Africa has endured difficult times in recent years, with dwindling grids and a lack of competition, culminating in the cancellation of the South African Superbike...

Runner-Up Result for Brad Binder at the Qatar GP Season Opener

The Grand Prix of Qatar launched MotoGP for the 15th time in the last 16 years and Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Brad Binder rode to a superb 2nd position after 22 laps of...

MRSSA Racing Series: The Beginning Of Something Great

For too long, motorcycle racing has languished far too near the bottom of the racing barrel in South Africa. That state of affairs has nothing to do with the quality of competitors we have...

Race Report: SA Cross Country Round 1 – Legends Motocross Park

Trademore Group MSA South African National Cross-Country Motorcycle Champion Bradley Cox bided his time aboard his Brother Leader Tread KTM early on, before overcoming OR2 winner, factory Husqvarna man Brett Swanepoel’s late charge to...

Brother Leader Tread KTM Unveil 2022 Star-Studded Line-Up

Brother Leader Tread KTM are gearing up for the start of the 2022 National Cross Country and Enduro Championship. The first race of the season takes Cross Country riders to Legends MX this weekend...

Purdon, Durow and Cox Kick Start the Season with Victory

It was a riveting start to the 2022 National Motocross Championship for Red Bull KTM. The first round of the season took riders to Cape Town’s Zone 7 track on Saturday, where the orange...

Catching Up with SA’s Rising Motocross Star

The highly anticipated National Motocross Championship kicks off for Husqvarna Racing in Cape Town tomorrow. Representing the prestigious team is South Africa’s rising motocross star Neil van der Vyver. The rider lines up as...

Goosen Spearheads the Hunt for National Glory

This weekend marks the start of the 2022 National Motocross Championship. The first round of the series takes riders to the Western Cape’s Zone 7 - a track that gives Husqvarna Racing’s David Goosen...

MotoGP 2022 Season Preview

Is there any more bleak time of the year than the MotoGP off-season? Even here in South Africa where it coincides with summer, the lack of any racing stretches ahead like an arrow-straight, featureless...

Wins, Podiums Galore For Kawasaki

Kawasaki enjoyed a brilliant start to its 2022 Cross Country Motorcycle Championship season at the Northern Regions GXCC season opener at Verena on Saturday. GXCC champion Mike Pentecost roared to overall and open class...

HERO gains a Hero!

Since Hero motorcycles hit South African shores they have been making waves with their solid engineering and reliability. This was epitomised by a Rally kitted X-Pulse 200 finishing the Roof of Africa recently. Breaking...

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...

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