ARTICLES RELATING TO BIKES

KTM SA lands all-new RC390 sportster

2014-11-19 20:05

KTM South Africa has unveiled the all-new, 'ready to race', KTM RC390.

Special price for Buell Superfighter

2014-11-13 12:48

The Cayenne group has revealed local pricing for the new Erik Buell Racing SX 1190 Superfighter motorcycle. The new bike has expanded the EBR range to three motorcycles.

R14m chopper sale: Fonda bike a fake?

2014-10-22 07:00

A squabble over who owned a genuine version of the Captain America choppers used in 'Easy Rider' has taken the shine off the star-spangled bike's R14-million sale. Is it a fake?

East India Express: UK-India bike record bid

2014-10-21 10:04

Sushanth Shetty and his trusty Suzuki Hayabusa rider will attempt to drive from the UK to India in the fastest time possible.

Mitten-smitten: Anybody seen my glove?

2014-10-20 08:41

'Hands are the most vulnerable part of your body but reach to protect you in a crash,' says bike guru DAVE FALL. He's lost half of a pair of biking gloves he bought a decade ago...

Birthday boy: Honda Gold Wing turns 40

2014-10-15 07:18

Honda is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the creation of its Gold Wing, with a special edition headed for SA. DAVE FALL takes a look back to when the bike was announced in 1974.

Yamaha Tricity: Nothing to be scared of!

2014-10-13 13:31

Yamaha has tackled the intimidating fear of bikes with its Tricity. DRIES VAN DER WALT puts the three-wheeled scooter to the test...

Blythe wins final Dakar Challenge entry

2014-10-02 10:23

American adventurer Ian Blythe has raced his way from the US to Australia chasing one main prize: a free ticket to participation in the Dakar 2015 rally. Here's his story...

BMW GS Eco '14: Adventure for charity

2014-09-22 10:35

Once a year SA BMW GS riders flock in droves to the annual BMW GS Eco. Biking guru DRIES VAN DER WALT was there for the 2014 event. Check out his awesome gallery!

Oz teen Miller follows in Stoner's tracks

2014-09-18 08:32

Australian teenager Jack Miller will follower in the tracks of MotoGP ace Casey Stoner when he joins Honda in 2015.

Rubbish-vigilante's litterbug rampage

2014-09-17 11:39

Do you hate litterers? Ever wanted to do something about drivers who toss rubbish out their windows? A rider takes action against littering drivers...by tossing trash at them. Watch the awesome clip.

Limited EBR 1190 RS flagship for SA

2014-09-12 11:51

EBR RZ Superbike, SX Street Fighter… now the Cayenne group has announced a third member of its local Eric Buell Racing line-up – the limited EBR 1190 RS Superbike.

7 top safety tips for hauling bikes

2014-09-11 10:26

Taking a bike ride with your mates is all the rage - but are you clued-up on transporting your bicycles safely by car? Here are some top tips...

SA team wins FIM Aftrica champs

2014-09-05 08:25

South Africa's team of riders has won the 2014 FIM Africa Motocross of African Nations championship in Zambia.

Trouble brewing for British MotoGP fans

2014-09-02 09:41

There’s bad news on the horizon for British MotoGP fans as the iconic race at Silverstone could be moved to a new ‘Circuit of Wales’. Bike guru DAVE FALL asks: “Will a Welsh version of South African Toby Venter step up to the plate, please?’

Limited F3 800 Agostini bikes in SA

2014-09-02 08:30

MV Augusta's limited edition F3 800 AGO bikes, signed by 15-times World champion Giacomo Agostini, has arrived in South Africa. Only 300 were produced.

New Brutale 800 units snapped up in SA

2014-09-01 10:26

MV Agusta continues to expand its SA motorcycle - the latest being the awesome 2014 Brutale 800 Dragster - but units are being snapped up faster than anticipated...

Born to be Wild: Custom Hogs you must see!

2014-08-27 09:18

Street Glide Special, Road Glide Special, Ultra Limited Low... just a few of Harley-Davidson's customer-led innovations for its 2015 motorcycles. The iconic bikemaker also reveals four hot limited editions!

Next KTM for SA: Super Adventure for '15

2014-08-25 12:28

KTM, winner of the 2014 SA Bike of the Year title, will boost its Adventure bike range as it confirms the new 1290 Super Adventure will arrive locally in 2015.

EBR 1190 RX superbikes for SA

2014-08-19 10:17

Cayenne has announced the first units of the EBR 1190 RX Superbikes will arrive in South Africa later in August 2014. We have prices, specs and gallery!

Red Bull X-Fighters: 4 hot bike tricks!

2014-08-18 09:53

The world’s top freestyle motocross riders will take to the skies in front of the iconic Union Buildings in Pretoria for the final stop on the Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour.

SA Bike of the Year: 'The riders are the winners'

2014-08-12 08:07

'I agree with the readers choice, but not with the official outcome,' writes Wheels24 reader KEAN WEBSTER in response to the 2014 SA Bike of the Year announcement.

And the 2014 SA Bike of the Year is...

2014-08-08 13:02

The 2014 SA Bike of the Year has been announced at the Amid Motorcycle Show in Nasrec. Find out which bike came out tops amongst the cream of the SA biking crop...

Lorenzo extends Yamaha contract

2014-08-08 08:05

MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo has extended his contract with Yamaha until 2016 which will stretch his stint with the Japanese manufacturer to nine years.

Coming soon to SA: Ducati Monster 821

2014-07-31 13:05

Ducati's Monster 821 is being delivered to dealers in Europe and it's on its way to South Africa. The bikes will arrive mid-September, says the bikemaker!

 

MV Agusta's new Stradale 800 set for SA

2014-11-14 08:13

The MV Agusta Stradale 800 is set to arrive locally later in 2014, equipped with new sport brakes, improved acceleration and a host of mechanical changes.

Reviewed: Erik Buell Racing EBR 1190 RX

2014-10-28 12:13

Maverick engineer Erik Buell's fantastic bikes are available in South Africa through the Cayenne Group. DRIES VAN DER WALT rides Buell's EBR 1190 RX!

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Which is better at drifting - a M-badged car or a BMW S1000 RR bike? Watch this insane drift contest with four-times dirt-track World champion Karl Maier riding a modified speedway bike against a BMW M235i .

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Women racers hailed in new off-road series

2014-10-21 08:37

The inaugural Combined Ladies championship, part of the 2014 SA National Off-road Motorcycle and Quad series, crowned its first female champion.

R14m chopper sale: Fonda bike a fake?

2014-10-20 08:15

A squabble over who owned a genuine version of the Captain America choppers used in 'Easy Rider' has taken the shine off the star-spangled bike's R14-million sale. Is it a fake?

Birthday boy: Honda Gold Wing turns 40

2014-10-14 08:03

Honda is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the creation of its Gold Wing, with a special edition headed for SA. DAVE FALL takes a look back to when the bike was announced in 1974.

Now Japan MotoGP faces typhoon peril

2014-10-10 09:03

Marc Marquez could retain his MotoGP title in Japan this weekend, provided the race isn't marred by a typhoon that - like the previous weekend's F1 GP - is approaching the Motegi circuit.

VIDEO: Ducati Scrambler launched at Intermot

2014-10-01 09:24

Ducati has unveiled one of its most anticipated motorcycles of the year at the 2014 International motorcycle show in Cologne, Germany. Meet the Ducati Scrambler... Check out the new bike in action!

Rubbish-vigilante's litterbug rampage

2014-09-18 19:00

Do you hate litterers? Ever wanted to do something about drivers who toss rubbish out their windows? A rider takes action against littering drivers...by tossing trash at them. Watch the awesome clip.

Rubbish-vigilante's litterbug rampage

2014-09-17 13:20

Ever wanted to do something about drivers who toss rubbish out of their windows? Watch as a rider takes action against littering drivers...by tossing trash at them!

Grandma halfway through solo world trip

2014-09-17 09:10

Steph Jeavons, aboard her trusty Honda CRF250L nicknamed 'Rhonda', has reached the halfway point in her quest to travel around the world, solo. She's reached 22 530km into her 38 600km journey!

7 top safety tips for hauling bikes

2014-09-12 10:43

Taking a bike ride with your mates is all the rage - but are you clued-up on transporting your bicycles safely by car? Here are some top tips...

Young wins again at Winterburg Enduro

2014-09-09 11:50

Wade Young has clinched his fourth victory at the Winterburg Enduro, Round 5 of the 2014 National championship.

And the most frugal bike in SA is...

2014-09-03 12:48

1050km, two days, 70 entries... Bike guru DAVE FALL took part in the 2014 SA motorcycle econorun. Find out which bike is crowned the most frugal motorcycle in SA!

Free service plan for KTM Adventure bikes

2014-09-02 09:37

KTM South Africa has announced a free two-year or 15 000km service plan for its 1190 Adventure bikes through September.

Delhi bike safety dumped - for religion

2014-09-01 12:16

Sikh women in New Delhi can ride pillion on a motorcycle without a helmet. However India's joint commissioner of police warned: 'Road crashes do not discriminate on the basis of religion."

19 SA riders to battle FIM Africa champs

2014-08-28 09:34

The Annual FIM Africa Motocross of African Nations will see 19 South Africans racing in Zambia this weekend. It's also the first time SA has sent a female team... go girls!

Baragwanath wins Free State off-roaders

2014-08-26 11:51

Brian Baragwanath claimed his fifth consecutive victory during the the fifth and penultimate round of the 2014 SA National Off-road Motorcycle and Quad Championship.

Road-rage accused wants trial wrapped up

2014-08-21 12:54

A driver accused of killing a motorcyclist in an alleged road-rage incident asked the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court on Thursday to wrap up the case against him.

Red Bull X-Fighters: 4 hot bike tricks!

2014-08-18 09:59

Top freestyle motocross riders will take to the skies in Pretoria for the final stop on the Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour.

Born2Ride: Iconic US motorcycles in SA

2014-08-15 12:30

Born2Ride will unveil its range of American motorcycles, including Indian, Victory and Harley-Davidsons, at its new dealership in Sandton.

What a Triumph: Bonneville T120 55th birthday

2014-08-11 13:01

Triumph's Bonneville T120 celebrates its 55th anniversary in 2014. Wheels24 biking expert DAVE FALL reflects on his 1969 'Bonnie’ T120R...

2014 SA Bike of the Year: Readers' choice

2014-08-08 13:01

The KTM 1290 Super Duke has been crowned the 2014 SA Bike of the Year. Does the judges' choice match the sentiments of the public? Find out which bike came out tops in our readers' poll...

2014 AMID show: What to expect!

2014-08-05 07:12

The 2014 AMID Motorcycle Expo in Johannesburg will showcase major bike manufacturers and announce the 2014 South African Bike of the Year!

Top 6 points on the Harties rider crash

2014-07-31 11:08

'Both bikers could have avoided this collision,' writes Wheels24 reader ROBERT CHANDLER who analysed the footage from the shocking video involving three bikers in a collision with a Mercedes.

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