ARTICLES RELATING TO BIKES

Harley: Small Street, big hit?

2014-04-09 11:45

Harley-Davidson will gamble in 2014 with the launch of its first motorcycle assembled outside of the US - The Street. It's headed for South Africa.

Latest Ducati Diavel headed for SA

2014-04-01 15:23

Ducati's new Diavel sports a new engine, exhaust and some subtle styling tweaks. It will arrive in South Africa by May!

Latest Ducati Diavel headed for SA

2014-04-01 10:25

Ducati's new Diavel sports a new engine, exhaust and some subtle styling tweaks. What's more, it will arrive in South Africa by May!

Mom, 38, up for solo 250cc world trip

2014-03-20 15:35

Take a ride with Steph Jeavons as she attempts to travel around the world on a Honda CRF250L.

Mom, 38, up for solo 250cc world trip

2014-03-19 11:17

Take a ride with Steph Jeavons as she attempts to travel around the world on a Honda CRF250L. Her epic journey will start on March 23, it will end when either she or it is done..

DJ Rally: Local tough guys on bikes

2014-03-18 14:45

Allan Cuninghame, of the Cape Vintage Motorcycle Club, riding a 1936 Velocette, won the 2014 Durban-Johannesburg classic motorcycle rally in March. The local rally featured classic bikes from 1936 and earlier!

Riders gear-up for SA's 'mini Dakar'

2014-03-13 14:32

The 2014 Namaqua African Rally promises South Africa’s “own Dakar” (April 25 - May 3).

Tribe has spoken: Indian Chieftain

2014-03-11 13:33

Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, is here in South Africa.

Indian Motorcycles pitch camp in SA

2014-03-10 14:21

Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, has announced details for the new 2014 Indian Chief family of bikes... Now you can order here in South Africa.

Indian Motorcycles: Vintage still rocks

2014-03-10 14:18

Indian Motorcycles has made a comeback, America's first motorcycle company, is now in South Africa. The Indian Vintage is one of three models to order.

Custom Street Bob - essence of Harley

2014-03-07 13:48

Just launched in SA - the Harley-Davidson Street Bob Special Edition is a custom model that keeps the stripped-down and undistilled essence of a big-twin H-D.

Teen Wade on way to keeping title

2014-02-28 14:50

National Enduro title-holder Wade Young, 17, took the first step towards defending his status... Read more.

Teen Wade on way to keeping title

2014-02-25 10:09

National Enduro title-holder Wade Young, 17, took the first step towards defending his status by winning the first race of the National Enduro Motorcycle championship in KZN.

Electric superbike due in 2015

2014-02-19 14:16

Energica Ego, a 100kW electric superbike, has been delayed until 2015. Ahead of launch, the bikemaker answers questions. Read more.

Road rage killer granted bail

2014-02-19 13:30

'I had no intention to kill him,' said the driver accused of shooting and killing a biker in a road rage incident on February 14. The driver has been granted bail in the Roodepoort Magistrate’s Court.

'Kill a biker' row: New riders at risk

2014-02-18 14:20

Wheels24 GERT BOTHA is outraged by the 'kill a biker' row but claims that both riders and bikers are to blame for road rage incidents.

Reader: SA riders aren't 'arrogant'

2014-02-18 12:51

Wheels24 reader Robin says that "I have yet to meet an arrogant biker" and shares his thoughts on the 'kill a biker' row.

Journo slammed in 'kill a biker' row

2014-02-17 12:15
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Motoring journalist Thegandra Naidoo has been given a leave of absence at Auto Business Review for his insensitive comments regarding the death of a biker. His comments? He suggested he would try and kill bikers by opening his car door, hopefully "breaking their necks".

Bikes, quads scoff at rain and riots

2014-02-05 10:06

Seeding for the 2014 SA National Off-road Motorcycle and Quad championships turned into a wet 'n muddy affair on Saturday - and lots of competitors went down and got dirty...

Honda to steal London bike show

2014-02-03 13:31

Several new 2014 Honda models will be on show at the London Motorcycle Show (February 14-16) at London’s ExCel Arena.

VIDEOS: Testers ride Suzuki V-Strom

2014-02-02 11:53

Suzuki’s V-Strom 1000 dual-purpose motorcycle is headed for South Africa in February 2014. Find out what the experts say about the bike in these two videos.

Ditch the train, get on a bike

2014-01-31 08:10

Whether you’re sitting in a stuffy bus or a train without windows or stuck in stalled traffic everybody probably wishes they were the motorcyclist whizzing past on the trek to work.

Honda's NC750X in SA

2014-01-22 07:54

Honda has revived one of its most popular bikes with a model range update in the form of the 75cc bigger units, the NC750X and NC750X DCT.

Reader: Classic BMWs in action

2013-12-19 10:30

“It’s a celebration of BMW's motorcycle history and the pure enjoyment of riding a motorcycle,” Wheels24 reader JOHAN VERMEULEN sent us a fantastic gallery and an epic video of classic BMW motorcycles in action.

Namaqua African Rally: SA mini-Dakar

2013-11-29 13:35

Calling all SA motorcycle and quad riders - the 2014 Namaqua African Rally promises to deliver SA’s own mini-Dakar with three categories and a four-day multi-stage event. Not an off-road racer? No problem, the rally caters for all riders.

 

Harley: Small Street, big hit?

2014-04-09 07:30

Harley-Davidson will gamble in 2014 with the launch of its first motorcycle assembled outside of the US - The Street. It's headed for South Africa.

Yamaha adds TriCity to bikes range

2014-04-01 15:22

The Yamaha Tricity will make its European debut in mid-2014 - a sexy three-wheeler similar to the Gilera.

Yamaha adds TriCity to bikes range

2014-03-26 14:09

The Yamaha Tricity will make its European debut in mid-2014 - a sexy three-wheeler similar to the Gilera. Yamaha SA will have some for evaluation - c'mon guys, take a risk!

Mom, 38, up for solo 250cc world trip

2014-03-19 14:50

Take a ride with Steph Jeavons as she attempts to travel around the world on a Honda CRF250L. Her epic journey will start on March 23, it will end when either she or it is done..

Ducati scores 'Bike of the Year' titles

2014-03-19 08:25

Italian bikemaker Ducati is winning German hearts - two of its bikes won Motorrad 'Bike of the Year' categories in Stuttgart - and three runner-up awards.

DJ Rally: Local tough guys on bikes

2014-03-18 11:31

Allan Cuninghame, of the Cape Vintage Motorcycle Club, riding a 1936 Velocette, won the 2014 Durban-Johannesburg classic motorcycle rally in March. The local rally featured classic bikes from 1936 and earlier!

Indian Motorcycles pitch camp in SA

2014-03-11 13:33

Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, has announced details for the new 2014 Indian Chief family of bikes.

Riders gear-up for SA's 'mini Dakar'

2014-03-11 09:01

The 2014 Namaqua African Rally promises South Africa’s “own Dakar” (April 25 - May 3). We have details, classes and news of veteran entries for SA's first multi-stage bike/quad race.

Tribe has spoken: Indian Chieftain

2014-03-10 14:18

Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, is here in South Africa. The 2014 Indian Chieftain is one of three new models to order locally.

Harley Low Rider; Get out, get dirty!

2014-03-07 13:49

Back in 1977 Harley-Davidson created a ride-it-hard, put-it-away dirty, make-your-own-boundaries custom motorcycle that became an icon – the Low Rider. It's back...!

Harley classics updated and in SA

2014-03-07 13:48

Harley-Davidson has released three more new motorcycles to expand its diverse line-up of street bikes on showroom floors around the world - including those in South Africa.

Teen Wade on way to keeping title

2014-02-25 12:30

National Enduro title-holder Wade Young, 17, took the first step towards defending his status by winning the first race of the National Enduro Motorcycle championship in KZN.

Brazil axed from '14 MotoGP calendar

2014-02-25 08:41

Brazil has been left off the amended 2014 MotoGP calendar having previously been included for the first time in ten years.

'Kill a biker' row: Journo out in the cold

2014-02-19 13:58

Motoring journalist Thegandra Naidoo has been "asked to leave the employ" of ABR Magazine with immediate effect. Read more.

Reader: Kill a biker row 'disgusting'

2014-02-18 14:33

Wheels24 Reader K Simonis asks 'How many road users actually give riders the time of day?' following the 'kill a biker' row.

Road rage killer granted bail

2014-02-18 14:03

'I had no intention to kill him,' said the driver accused of shooting and killing a biker in a road rage incident on February 14. The driver has been granted bail in the Roodepoort Magistrate’s Court.

'Kill a biker' row: Journo out in the cold

2014-02-18 10:34

Motoring journalist Thegandra Naidoo has been "asked to leave the employ" of ABR Magazine with immediate effect, after making insensitive comments on social media following a biker’s death in a road rage incident.

Electric superbike due in 2015

2014-02-12 21:27

Energica Ego, a 100kW electric superbike, has been delayed until 2015. Ahead of launch, the bikemaker answers questions ranging from range to never missing 'the right gear' again.

VIDEOS: Testers ride Suzuki V-Strom

2014-02-03 13:35

Suzuki’s V-Strom 1000 dual-purpose motorcycle is headed for South Africa in February 2014.

Honda to steal London bike show

2014-02-03 09:10

Several new 2014 Honda models will be on show at the London Motorcycle Show (February 14-16) at London’s ExCel Arena.

Ditch the train, get on a bike

2014-01-31 12:40

Whether you’re sitting in a stuffy bus or a train without windows or stuck in stalled traffic everybody probably wishes they were the motorcyclist whizzing past on the trek to work.

Quads pile in for Namaqua rally

2014-01-27 10:23

The Western Cape is ready for a Mini Dakar as the country's top riders sign up for the Namaqua African Rally, a multi-stage off-road ‘rally raid’ over April 25 - May 3 2014.

Reader: Classic BMWs in action

2014-01-17 13:21

Wheels24 reader JOHAN VERMEULEN sent us a fantastic gallery and an epic video of classic BMW motorcycles in action.

Reader: Classic BMWs in action

2013-12-18 10:19

“It’s a celebration of BMW's motorcycle history and the pure enjoyment of riding a motorcycle,” Wheels24 reader JOHAN VERMEULEN sent us a fantastic gallery and an epic video of classic BMW motorcycles in action.

Motorcycle Live: The Video!

2013-11-26 10:09

Birmingham in the UK is rocking with the Motorcycle Live 2013. Can't make it? We have a 10-min video tour!

 
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