ARTICLES RELATING TO BIKES

Bike review: Harley-Davidson Softail Slim S

2016-04-28 07:37

'The Softail Slim S with its hugely powerful motor and traditional looks makes for a compelling package,' writes Dries van der Walt who reviews the new Harley-Davidson Softail Slim S.

Grim day for SA motorsport: 2 riders die in 2 crashes

2016-04-06 09:28

South African motorsport is in mourning following the deaths of two young racers - riders Anthony Shelley and Ghislain van der Merwe.

Rossi to stick with Yamaha until 2018

2016-03-19 09:42

Valentino Rossi has signed a new two-year contract to ride for the Yamaha MotoGP team until the 2018 season, the Japanese manufacturer said on Saturday.

New Harleys for SA: CVO Pro Street Breakout, Low Rider S

2016-02-16 10:55

Harley-Davidson has announced two new models headed for SA - the new CVO Pro Street Breakout and the Low Rider S.

New Ducati Panigale, Multistrada in SA: 18 things you should know

2016-02-04 14:16

Ducati has launched its new 959 Panigale and Multistrada Pikes Peak in South Africa. The bikes form part of a nine-model assault.

Husqvarna's stylish 701 Enduro arrives in SA

2016-01-25 15:18

Husqvarna, one of the oldest motorcycle brands in the world, launched its 701 Enduro in South Africa.

Baragwanath: SA's quad-biking Dakar warrior

2016-01-19 09:00

'SA quad champion Brian Baragwanath honoured is the real SA hero of the 2016 Dakar Rally,' writes Ferdi de Vos.

Honda's Africa Twin in SA: 8 rider questions answered

2015-12-17 09:17

From handling on SA's roads to motorcycle accessories, Wheels24 bike expert, DRIES VAN DER WALT, answers rider questions on Honda's new CRF1000L Africa Twin.

Bike review: Ducati Multistrada 1200S

2015-11-23 09:40

'The latest iteration of the Multistrada it looking to level the playing field with the addition of more electronic wizardry', writes DRIES VAN DER WALT who rides Ducati's new Multistrada 1200S.

For the love of bikes: BMW's epic Motorrad Days in SA

2015-11-12 09:46

Following the huge success of BMW Motorrad Days in Germany, BMW Motorrad SA decided to bring the event to our local shores.

 

Honda’s spruced NC750X in SA: 10 changes to look forward to

2016-04-07 09:44

Honda has launched an update of its extremely successful NC750X commuter in South Africa. Here's 10 changes you can look forward to.

Bike test: We ride Yamaha's YZF-R1

2016-03-29 08:10

'The R1 is a track-oriented missile that can actually be used as an everyday bike,' says Wheels24's bike guru Dries Van der Walt.

Bike review: Ducati 959 Panigale in SA

2016-03-07 12:02

Hot on the heels of our review of Ducati’s flagship 1299 Panigale, we take a look at its little brother, the new 959 Panigale, writes bike columnist Dries Van Der Walt.

Bike review: Ducati 1299 Panigale S in SA

2016-02-16 10:27

'The Panigale is much more mild-mannered than before, but a long way from being downright tame,' writes bike guru Dries Van der Walt who tests Ducati's new 1299 Panigale S in SA.

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WATCH: Posting this video got this reckless rider arrested

Let this be a lesson to any road user - A motorcyclist has been sent to jail after posting himself speeding at 250km/h and performing 'wheelies' in a residential area.

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KTM issues recall in SA: SX motocross bikes affected

2016-01-19 10:21

KTM has issued a recall for its 2016 SX motocross bikes. The reason? 'It's possible that individual front spokes may break while riding,' says the bike maker.

Bike review: TVS Apache RTR 180

2016-01-11 09:16

'Among SA workaday machines it more than holds its own at a very attractive price,' writes Dries Van Der Walt as he tests the TVS Apache RTR 180.

Rossi ends appeal in MotoGP title-deciding case

2015-12-11 07:00

Valentino Rossi has stopped his legal fight against a race penalty which cost him the 2015 MotoGP title in November.

Small cylinders, electric bikes for BMW Motorcycles

2015-11-13 11:56

BMW Motorcycles said it would rely increasingly on small-cylinder models and even electric bicycles to achieve massive sales growth over the next five years.

Bike test: We ride Benelli’s 1130 TreK in SA

2015-10-28 05:00

‘Has Chinese ownership hurt Benelli? Judging by the new TreK, I don’t think so,’ writes DRIES VAN DER WALT who tests the new 1130 TreK motorcycle in SA.

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