News

  • 2018 MotoGP Championship Predictions, with Tug McClutchin

    Two rounds into the 2018 MotoGP season, and our intrepid globe-trotting MotoGP correspondent Tug McClutchin has seen all he needs to see to call the championship winner… So. Argentina huh? That was fun. Well, unless you’re Valentino Rossi. Or...
  • Last Tango In Pit Lane

    Our roving racing correspondent, Tug McClutchin reports on the Argentinian MotoGP. Ahhhhgentina! The country that brought us Che Guevara, Diego Maradona and the hottest tennis player of all time, Gabriela Sabatini, has just served up a MotoGP that provided...
  • THE BIKERS’ CODE

    You’ve heard of this, right? And maybe you’ve nodded your head and clapped like a retard at a dog circus, and thought: “Yeah, the Bikers’ Code! That’s what it’s all about. That’s what I’m all about.” But because this...
  • MONSTER NUMBER ONE

    The moment I first laid eyes on Monster Number One, I was unmanned. I wasn’t even yet a proper man, but I was unmanned. It was a magnificent behemoth and I was dreadfully intimidated by it. That Kawasaki even...
  • SCHUBERTH R2 HELMET – IT’S SO GERMAN

    There is so much bang for your helmet buck here, it’s almost embarrassing. From a design perspective, Kiska, the Austrian design house responsible for KTM’s look, is also behind this Schuberth range. If you’re after a great all-round full-face,...
  • 2018 APRILIA SHIVER & DORSODURO – ITALIAN AFFAIRS OF THE HEART

      A lot of attention is given to Aprilia’s staggeringly brilliant V4 monsters (the Tuono and the Mille), and quite often it’s smaller offerings are overlooked in the feverish rush to venerate the big boys. But there has always...
  • A BRIDGE TOO FAR… DOWN

    In 1977 I owned a Kawasaki Z1-B, the third model of the first Japanese 900. I was 20 years old, I worked for Kawasaki, and I rode my bike every day from my home near Fairfield to Kawasaki’s office...
  • RIDING ON THE EDGE A Motorcycle Outlaw’s Tale By John Hall – Review by Boris Mihailovic

    Outlaw motorcycle clubs have been in the news a lot lately. But it’s a fair bet that most of you know as much about them as the tabloid media does – which is not all that much at all....
  • 2018 HARLEY-DAVIDSON BREAKOUT 114 – FIRESTARTER

    How’s the chorus of that old fiddle classic The Devil Went Down To Georgia go again? Fire on the Mountain, run, boys, run The Devil´s in the House of the Rising Sun Yeah, that’s it. I figure if ol’...
  • OUTRIGGER-STYLE

      Sometimes, I am required to transport unwieldy items upon a motorcycle, much like a limping Mexican mule might be called upon to haul bags of shucked corn to a distant hacienda. And so I must eschew the terrifying...

Become A National Motorcycle Alliance Member Today! Call 1300 937 433