BIKE REVIEW | Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 RR

2020-03-25 17:03

Dries Van der Walt reviews the naked sport bike, the the Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 RR.

Moto2 and Moto3 deliver epic wheel-to-wheel racing in Qatar despite Covid-19 fears

2020-03-11 11:32

While the COVID-19 coronavirus put the brakes on the opening MotoGP round, Moto2 and Moto3 continued in Qatar as scheduled.

BIKE REVIEW | Triumph launches its new Rocket 3 in SA

2020-02-14 14:39

Triumph South Africa took the covers of the new Rocket 3, which sports the world’s largest production motorcycle engine.

Rossi 'not in a hurry' to retire from MotoGP

2020-02-10 09:27

Italian MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi said he was in no hurry to retire amid speculation the veteran might quit the sport after several lean years.

Six safety tips that could save a biker's life on the road

2020-01-28 15:30

Wheels24 contributor, Dries van der Walt, shares important road safety tips bikers should take into consideration.

Marquez wins a phenomenal season-ending MotoGP at Valencia

2019-11-17 16:51

World champion Marc Marquez clinched his 12th MotoGP victory of the season in Sunday's final race in Valencia ahead of French rookie Fabio Quartararo.

Australian MotoGP qualifying cancelled due to strong winds

2019-10-26 09:16

Qualifying for the Australian MotoGP was cancelled Saturday as strong winds caused havoc at the coastal circuit, with officials deciding it was too dangerous after Tech3 Racing's Miguel Oliveira was "blown off" the track.

Bike review: KTM 790 Adventure R

2019-09-19 09:06

'With the range of exceptionally good, big-capacity adventure bikes on the market, the mid-size sector seems not to get the buyer attention it deserves – and that’s a huge pity,' writes Dries Van der Walt.

WATCH| The land of the car develops a taste for electric cargo bikes

2019-09-09 07:00

A rising number of environmentally conscious Germans are buying electric cargo bikes, which last year outsold electric cars in a country known for its love of the combustion engine.

Marquez extends lead with 50th career race win at Czech MotoGP

2019-08-04 18:29

Honda's Marc Marquez claimed his 50th career race win with victory at the Czech MotoGP on Sunday after the race had originally been delayed by 45 minutes due to rain.

 

Riding a bike at over 250km/h is a rush only fighter pilots will understand

2020-03-17 04:30

Motorcyclist Johann van Tonder explains why bikers chase the thrill of speed every time they mount an iron steed.

World champion Marquez admits shoulder injury worry

2020-02-23 15:26

World motorcycling champion Marc Marquez admitted Saturday that his long-standing shoulder problem hampered his performance on the opening day of pre-season testing on Saturday.

King Price Xtreme debuts its superbike team at Zwartkops

2020-02-14 14:00

The 2020 Bridgestone Superbikes National Challenge Series kicked off in emphatic fashion. Dries van der Walt reports.

MotoGP star Vinales extends Yamaha deal to 2022

2020-01-29 08:21

Spanish MotoGP rider Maverick Vinales has signed a two-year contract extension with Yamaha through to the 2022 season, the Japanese team announced Tuesday.

SA fans react to Brad Binder's Moto2 close with a three-in-a-row win in Valencia

2019-11-17 18:00

SA's Brad Binder ended his Moto2 career on a high in Valencia on Sunday as he readies for the huge step up to MotoGP next year. The fans at home were ecstatic on Twitter!

Women’s team for BMW’s 2020 International GS Trophy announced

2019-11-01 09:50

31 women from 20 countries around the world competed fiercely to qualify for one of the six places on offer for the seventh BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy, to be held in New Zealand next year.

Marc Marquez wins the Japanese MotoGP

2019-10-20 16:57

MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez won the Japan Grand Prix Sunday to notch his tenth victory of the season and third win on the circuit in four years.

Marc Marquez wins San Marino MotoGP to close in on 6th world title

2019-09-15 15:53

Spaniard Marc Marquez snatched victory on the final lap at the San Marino Grand Prix on Sunday to close in on a sixth world title.

Bike review: Husqvarna Svartpilen 701

2019-08-29 11:15

'I enjoy almost every bike I ride, but every so often I come across one that is more than just enjoyable – a bike that can only be described as pure, unadulterated fun,' writes Dries van der Walt.

Bike Review: Triumph Thruxton R

2019-07-30 09:22

'I’ve always had a soft spot for retro bikes, especially the ones that not only look the part but also have a period feel', writes Dries Van der Walt.

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