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Need an epic road trip? 'Look what you're missing' here in SA

2017-07-28 09:15

Motorcyclist Warren Ellwood speaks about the SA travel show called 'Look What You're Missing', created by a bunch of friends with a passion for travel by motorcycle.

2017 SA Bike Festival: New motorcycles launched

2017-06-05 10:35

May 2017 saw the second SA Bike Festival being held at Kyalami, with the organisers promising that it would be bigger and better than its predecessor.

2017 Kawasaki Z900 review: Great 'all-round package'

2017-05-17 07:43

'If you're looking for a bike that can serve as a commuter during the week and carve up a track over weekends, this may well be it,' writes Dries Van Der Walt as he ride Kawasaki's Z900.

Lady Bikers SA and Harley Davidson calling all female motorcyclists

2017-04-11 11:11

Female motorcyclists are urged to participate in the ‘International Female Ride Day’, an open and free event for all women on motorcycles of all brands.

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WATCH: Motorcyclist takes a ride on car's boot during crash

In an amazing stroke of luck, a motorcyclist managed to land on top of a car's boot after crashing into the rear of the sedan on a highway. Watch the unbelievable dash-cam footage.

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Need a new motorcycle? Here's all you need to know about dual-sport bikes in SA

2016-07-18 08:10

'Dualies are true multi-purpose machines,' writes Dries Van Der Walt who shares his advice on dual-sport bikes in South Africa.

4 wheels good, 2 wheels better for Pakistan's female drivers

2016-01-11 10:15

The idea of women straddling motorcycles or driving rickshaws for money is still taboo in deeply conservative Pakistan. For many female drivers, taking to the road is a sign of freedom.

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.

New Kibo bikes: An end to Kenya's deadly taxis?

2015-07-23 09:36

Kenya's motorbike taxis, known as boda-bodas, are as likely to land you in hospital as get you to a meeting on time. A new bike venture could change all that.

US biker deaths down: What's the secret?

2015-05-27 08:48

Motorcycle deaths are on track to decline for a second year in the US thanks to a so far - on bikes - little-used road safety accessory.

 

SA Bike of the Year: 2017 finalists announced

2017-07-24 08:52

The finalists for the 2017 SA Bike of the Year awards has been announced. Which motorcycle do you think should claim the title?

US backlash: Harley-Davidson to build factory in Thailand

2017-05-25 10:32

Harley-Davidson, the iconic motorcycle brand hailed by US President Donald Trump for keeping jobs in America, is building a factory in Thailand. US unions however call it a 'slap in the face'.

Updated BMW R1200 GS bike range: New Rallye, Exclusive in SA

2017-04-24 10:18

BMW Motorrad introduced the latest versions of its R1200 GS, the Rallye and the Exclusive, in SA. 'Is it any different from the previous version?' asks Dries van der Walt.

Warning – these bikes will make you want to quit your job!

2017-02-23 06:00

Have you ever looked at a parked bike and fell in love to the extent that you would be willing to throw rationality overboard and become the type of full-time biker you only see in the movies?

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

Epic bike journey: Honouring 2 sisters' 1916 trek

2016-07-02 17:17

A century ago, when most roads weren't paved, two intrepid sisters embarked on a remarkable journey - a 6437km trek across the US on motorcycles.

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.

2015 BMW GS Trophy: 'Make life a ride'

2015-09-21 09:02

The South African provincial finals for the BMW Motorrad GS Trophy saw dozens of local riders battling it out in KwaZulu Natal.

Icy Red Star endurance race hot success

2015-06-23 14:00

The second event of Suzuki's 4:8:12 Endurance Series saw nine motorcycle teams take on a frigid Red Star Raceway in Mpumalanga.

Limited edition Erik Buell WSBK in SA

2015-02-19 08:46

Bike specialist Cayenne will produce a limited run of Erik Buell Racing RX 1190 WSBK special editions in SA with unique livery, race-tuned ECU and performance exhaust.

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