Keanu Reeves is building high-end motorbikes – using wheels and parts from Joburg

2019-05-13 09:29

Blackstone TEK builds carbon-fibre parts at a factory in North Riding in Johannesburg, and those are making their way into a celebrity motorcycle line.

WATCH: The car manufacturers that make motorbikes too

2019-03-22 12:05

While there are plenty of highly focused manufacturers aiming to serve one niche, some split their efforts between cars and bikes.

WATCH: The DKW Super Sport 600 is a crowning jewel with so much to offer

2018-12-03 09:07

Motorcycles have a long tradition at DKW. Back in 1919, the company from Zschopau, built the first auxiliary motor for two-wheelers. The Super Sport 600 is DKW's crowning achievement.

WATCH: The jaw-dropping TMC Dumont could be one of the most radical motorcycles yet!

2018-08-08 17:30

The TMC Dumont is a jaw-dropping motorcycle with massive, eye-catching 36' hubless wheels and its powered by a vintage Rolls-Royce aircraft engine from a 1960s aircraft.

Montagu sets the scene for 2018 BMW Motorrad SA GS Trophy

2018-05-16 11:30

Picturesque Montague in the Western Cape this year played host to the 2018 GS Trophy, which saw more than 700 attendees take over the quiet town from 9 to 13 May.

BMW Motorrad launches K 1600 'Bagger' in SA

2017-11-06 08:55

BMW Motorrad chose the scenic and sinuous roads of the Mpamalanga Escarpment to launch their latest entry into the cruiser market, the K 1600 B ‘Bagger’.

And the 2017 Bike of the Year winner is...

2017-09-13 10:58

'The judges have spoken and the votes have been tallied. It was a a tough call,' writes Dries van der Walt as he reveals this year’s Pirelli Bike of the Year.

2017 SA Bike Festival: Here’s all you need to know

2017-03-15 11:25

Circuit test rides, new motorcycles, motorsport races... The 2017 South Africa Bike Festival will be hosted at the Kyalami Grand Prix circuit in May. Here's all you need to know about this epic two-wheel event!

US motorcycle deaths: 10% increase in 2015

2016-05-19 07:08

A study done for a highway safety group says US motorcycle deaths spiked 10% in 2015 topping 5 000 for the first time since 2008.

Meet the awesome Bienville Legacy

2015-05-28 13:50

The annual Goodwood Festival of Speed in England is full of all sorts of high-performance special vehicles - but this awesome motorcycle is REALLY special.


Triumph adds two new bikes in SA - Scrambler 1200 XE and the Speed Twin

2019-04-30 05:30

Triumph has added two exciting new models to their heritage line-up: the Scrambler 1200 XE and the Speed Twin. Dries Van der Walt recently got the opportunity to experience the new additions in the Hartbeespoort area in Gauteng.

Harley-Davidson is in an impossible position in the motorcycle business

2019-02-03 12:26

Harley-Davidson CEO Matt Levatich is making all the right moves to push growth, but he has a tough job ahead of him.

REVIEW: Bringing back that British 1960s feel - Here's why the Triumph Bonneville T100 is such a special bike

2018-10-20 08:32

'As a premium bike, the T100 boasts a wealth of quality finishes, while retaining the classic 1960s British look', writes Dries van der Walt.

Marquez cruises at Le Mans as Zarco crashes out

2018-05-21 09:13

Marquez took his 38th success in the top category unchallenged from Danilo Petrucci (Ducati Pramac) with Italian veteran Valentino Rossi (Yamaha) in third.

Would you ride a motorcycle knowing these shocking facts?

2017-11-23 13:00

Motorcycles are inherently more risky than cars because motorcycles lack the protections that cars provide.

Motorcycle Review: Indian Scout Sixty

2017-10-31 10:19

'The Scout model name is no less distinguished, dating all the way back to 1920. We tested the latest iteration, the entry-level Scout Sixty,' writes Dries van der Walt.

Hijackings in SA: motorcyclists targeted in Kempton Park

2017-06-21 14:26

An alert has been issued by an SA biking group, warning motorcyclists about an increase of hijackings in the Kempton Park area.

8 fuel-saving tips for bikes: Maximise your motorcycle’s mileage

2016-07-05 08:58

The recent increases in fuel prices have had an effect on bikers, too. Dries van der Walt gives tips on how to get more km's per litre.

5 top tips to becoming a biker in SA

2015-06-10 16:14

Fed-up with rising fuel costs? Tired of traffic jams? Perhaps life on two wheels is the answer. Read our guide to begin your two-wheel journey.

Cheap Chinese bikes cause chaos in Haiti

2015-05-27 10:49

An influx of cheap motorbikes in Haiti multiplies mayhem on the countries already lawless roads. A study finds bikes are to blame for 80% of crashes on the island!

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