ARTICLES RELATING TO BIKES

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.

Q&A: SA teen Savannah Woodward takes on Red Bull Rookie trials

2016-10-19 06:32

SA racing teen, Savannah Woodward, is participating in the Red Bull Rookies Cup trials in Spain. We find out more about this Benoni-born rider.

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WATCH: Rider pulls off this epic stunt with ease

This rider pulls off an epic stunt; coming in at speed, he avoids hitting a tree by spinning on his front tyre, pulling off a full 360 and a sweet wheelie... without stopping.

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Bike Econorun: And SA's most frugal motorcycle is...

2016-10-06 15:13

The annual SA Bike Econorun has concluded, revealing the most fuel efficient bikes and frugal riders in SA.

Passing 300+ cars in 7min: What it's like to ride to work in Nairobi

2016-09-20 08:06

A scooter rider reveals his daily commute to the office. He passes 300 cars and has a few nail-biting moments riding his trusty 'piki piki' in Nairobi, Kenya. Watch his video.

How to get your motorcycle summer ready in SA

2016-09-14 06:43

'Summer is a great time to get your motorbike out of the garage, dust it off, and hit the road,' says the Automobile Association.

Harley-Davidson caught in $15m emission scandal

2016-08-19 08:31

Motorcycle giant Harley-Davidson was brought to justice by US authorities for making and selling devices that increased air pollution from its bikes.

 

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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Triumph Bonneville T120

2016-10-21 06:58
Check out these cool images of Triumph's Bonneville T120.

Check out these cool images of Triumph's Bonneville T120.

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This 'self-balancing' BMW motorcycle can help prevent bike crashes

2016-10-14 12:05

The motorcycle of the future is so safe riders can cruise sans helmet -- all of the thrills with none of the danger, according to BMW. The new

31 new motorcycles you can buy in SA: Sportbikes, scooters and more...

2016-10-13 09:03

Aprilia RSV4, Honda NC750X, Yamaha MT-09 Tracer... we list new motorcycles that have been launched in South Africa in the past year. Check out our list of 31 bikes!

Benoni teen heads to Spain for Red Bull Rookie Cup

2016-09-20 10:07

Teenage motorcyclist Savannah Woodward, from Benoni, is headed to Spain to represent South Africa at the Red Bull Rookie Cup trials.

Riding BMW's naked R1200R in Cape Town

2016-09-20 07:28

Naked bikes are for leather-clad ruffians, right? Cyril Klopper rides the BMW R1200R and encounters a gentle brute that’s easy to get along with.

SA's Brad Binder edges closer to 2016 Moto3 championship

2016-09-12 10:40

South Africa's Brad Binder is within grasp of the 2016 Moto3 championship after recording his fifth win of the season.

The search for SA's most frugal motorcycles is on

2016-08-24 08:47

Entries are now open for the 36th edition of the 2016 RFS Bike Econorun. Do you have the most fuel efficient bike in SA?

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Distracted riders: Why you should pay attention on the road

Two riders are captured by a fellow road user crashing into each other at a pedestrian crossing.

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