Bagger racing – it’s a thing

Bagger racing – it’s a thing

As far as bad ideas go, racing a bagger around a racetrack is up there with enjoying a hot lunch from a Wuhan wet market. The thought of lining up on the grid of California’s Laguna Seca raceway with a field of 300kg race bikes would be enough to make most seasoned...
Moto must-watch – The Long Way Up

Moto must-watch – The Long Way Up

Charley Boorman and Ewan McGreggor are back after a 12 year hiatus, in the latest installment of their Long Way series – the Long Way Up.  Your level of interest in watching two blokes travel from Argentina to Los Angeles through South and Central America by...
KTM 390 Duke: Klassified Finds

KTM 390 Duke: Klassified Finds

What is it? It’s cheap, modern, weighs next to nothing, and has enough power to keep things interesting. What more can you ask for? While KTM cut their teeth making fire breathing single-cylinder dirt bikes, their 390 Duke lays claim to neither of these. In reality,...
Honda CT125 – the postie-bike gets a refresh

Honda CT125 – the postie-bike gets a refresh

Look familiar? At a glance, it looks awfully like an old postie bike. Look a little closer though and you’ll notice disc brakes instead of drums, fuel injection instead of a carb’ and LED lights instead of the lame excuse for lights old Hondas have. In a world...
Bike Review: Husqvarna Svartpilen 401

Bike Review: Husqvarna Svartpilen 401

➕  The good bits  Plenty of poke from the smooth single Serious lack of weight High-quality bits throughout ➖  The not so good bits High seat height Plank of wood, masquerading as a seat Useless fuel gauge   What is it? Husqvarna motorcycles aren’t exactly what...