ARTICLES RELATING TO BIKES

Bike review: 2017 Kawasaki Z650 Ninja

2017-03-22 09:23

'What team green has achieved with the Z650 Ninja is create a more than worthy successor to the ER-6f,' writes Dries van der Walt as he rides Kawasaki's new Z650 Ninja.

2017 SA Bike Festival: Here’s all you need to know

2017-03-15 11:25

Circuit test rides, new motorcycles, motorsport races... The 2017 South Africa Bike Festival will be hosted at the Kyalami Grand Prix circuit in May. Here's all you need to know about this epic two-wheel event!

Harley-Davidson gets cracking with 2017 Street Rod

2017-03-09 13:07

Harley-Davidson says its Street Rod is set to raise eyebrows, and reset expectations in 2017.

INFOGRAPHIC: The most searched for bikes in South Africa

2017-02-17 06:01

Once you are bitten by the biking bug, it is difficult not to indulge in the best that is out there.

New bikes bound for SA in 2017

2017-02-10 08:33

'South African bikers can expect much more than just scraps from the global banquet table,' writes Dries van der Walt as he looks at new bikes headed for SA in 2017.

SA bike festival returns to Kyalami this May!

2017-01-23 10:53

The highly successful South AfricaN bike festival will be returning to the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit in May 2017.

For the love of bikes: A year of SA motorcyling highlights

2017-01-03 07:17

'Despite an unfavourable economy, 2016 proved to be a rich year for bike fanatics,' writes motorcyle guru Dries van der Walt as he recalls his biking highlights over the past year.

Reader's BMW GS 800 bike trip to the Cedar Mountains

2016-12-15 08:36

From Durbanville to Citrusdal, Doringlaagte and GatsRivier. Wheels24 reader Paolo Stermin shares his awesome roadtrip.

Bikers, do you have an emergency kit?

2016-11-14 08:17

Our bike expert Dries van der Walt looks at bikers should have in an emergency pack, from a LED flashlight to a power bank.

Road trip in SA: Choosing the right road for your bike

2016-11-07 06:51

The SA open road is beckoning but there's a dimelma; not all motorcycles are equally suited to all roads. Dries van der Walt helps readers choose the perfect bike for a road trip.

 
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Huge bike crash: This is why you should check your blindspot

'If it wasn't for the biker it would have been me who would have hit the car,' a motorist captures the moment a rider collides with a car resulting in a huge crash.

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British motorsport great #JohnSurtees dead at 83

2017-03-13 08:34

Britain's John Surtees, the only man to be crowned a world champion in both Formula 1 and motorcycle grand prix racing, has died at the age of 83.

A different view of SA traffic: 5 observations of a caged biker

2017-03-08 09:05

'The inconvenience of bulky gear and the lack of protection pales in comparison to the sheer pleasure of riding a bike,' writes Dries Van der Walt as he shares his experience of being a caged biker on SA's roads.

As it happened: Gavin '#33' Ramsay laid to rest

2017-02-10 13:55

South African motorcycling champion, Gavin Ramsay, has been honoured at a memorial service in Springs.

MotoGP: Suzuki unveils new riders, bikes ahead of second test

2017-01-30 14:32

Team Suzuki Ecstar has welcomed their new riders and unveiled this season's bikes in Sepang on Sunday.

WATCH: Marc Marquez shows off his bike skills in snow

2017-01-20 11:03

MotoGP rider Marc Marquez shows exactly why he is the reigning world champion as he demonstrates his skills in the toughest conditions possible - snow.

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Wheels24 reader Paolo Stermin and a couple of friends saddled their bikes and explored some of the best gravel roads SA has to offer.

Wheels24 reader Paolo Stermin and a couple of friends saddled their bikes and explored some of the best gravel roads SA has to offer.

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BMW’s 'Pure & Crafted': A festival for SA biking families

2016-11-30 09:58

'BMW's Pure & Crafted Festival is a celebration of the burgeoning sub-culture celebrating motorcycle heritage', writes Dries van der Walt.

MotoGP: Lorenzo quickest during Valencia practice

2016-11-11 20:27

Three-time world champion Jorge Lorenzo posted the fastest lap during Friday's opening two practice sessions ahead of Sunday's season-ending Grand Prix of Valencia.

Need a road trip on your bike? Here are 6 popular routes in SA

2016-11-02 08:06

'With its variety of scenery, almost perfect weather and extensive road infrastructure, South Africa is definitely among the world’s top biking countries,' writes motorcylist Dries Van Der Walt.

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