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2017 Suzuki GSX-S750 Review - Mid-capacity screamer Motorcycle Test by Boris Mihailovic - Images by TBG & Half LightI used to look at the outgoing GSR750 (pseudo Bandit) with a benign indifference. It was a bike neither fish nor foul,...
Moto Guzzi MGX-21 Flying Fortress review Words: Jock McLauchlan Photos: Geoff OsborneThe Moto Guzzi MGX-21 Flying Fortress is an audacious beast. The design is daring and few machines have the visual impact of Guzzi's MGX-21. It's not just the stunning...
2017 Yamaha FJR1300 Review - Buttery smooth villainy By Boris Mihailovic, Images by Boris, Yamaha MotorsDo you do a lot of big miles? Do you do them with a pillion? And when you do these big miles do you occasionally...
2017 Triumph Street Scrambler Review - Worthy of the Scrambler name Words: Peter Elliott Photos: Peter Elliott, Geoff OsborneWhen a cloudless blue sky beckons, and the hot, dry hills of childhood adventure are disappearing behind you – accompanied by a...
Honda Kid's CRFs Reviewed - CRF50F, CRF110F, CRF125F Words: Jock McLauchlan, Ben Wilkins, Photos: Geoff Osborne Honda offers a great range of their CRF machinery ideal for junior riders and covering a wide age range, whether that's starting on the CRF50F,...
Yamaha MT-03 Review - The R3-based LAMS nakedbike proves a formidable option Test by Ben Wilkins, Images by Geoff OsborneIt's 6am on a weekday. I don't need to be in the office for another three hours but I'm not in...
Honda's CBX500 - For the adventurous LAMS spirit Words by Jock McLauchlan,  Photos by Geoff OsborneThis motorcycle testing malarkey can definitely throw up the odd quandary. Sometimes we test a bike that’s as trick-as-all-hell and yet the ride experience falls...
Yamaha XSR900 Review An affordable and charismatic retro triple that bangs hard Test by Jock McLauchlan,  Images by Geoff OsborneWhen we tested the all new, and rather cool Yamaha XSR700 LAMs machine (link to test), we came away more than a...
2017 KTM Road Launch - 1290 Super Duke GT - LAMS RC 390 and 390 Duke Test by Mark Willis, Images by SMAC! Media & KTMPart 2 of my initiation of the 2017 street range of KTM motorcycles was a road...
Todd Jarratt tastes his first racetrack experience on Yamaha's new YZF-R6 at SMPWhat you’re about to read is a short story about a young kid’s dream becoming reality...From an early age, my life has been engrossed with motorcycles –...
2017 Suzuki DL650 Tested in FNQ with Trevor HedgeSuzuki’s DL650 V-Strom has been around since 2004 and has been a very popular model for the brand. The smaller sibling of the DL1000, the more affordable DL650 has outsold its...
2017 KTM 1290 Super Duke R Launch Report - Sydney Motorsport Park Test by Mark Willis, Images by SMAC! Media & KTMSydney Motorsports Park played host to part one of the MY17 launch of KTM’s Street range of motorcycles and here...
Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 Factory Review | 175hp, 121Nm Words: Jock McLunchlan, Photos: Geoff Snackborne Note : This is a review of the 2016 model - The 2017 model gains a TFT dash and even more sophisticated electronics packageTest bikes come...
Honda Africa Twin reviewed by long-term owner MCNews.com.au reader Stewy McPhee reflects on 14,000km and 18 months with the CRF1000LFirstly I'll explain how the Africa Twin came to be my choice of ride. I had my trusty 2005 VFR800 in for...
2018 Yamaha YZ450F - Motorcycle Review 2018 YZ450F Test by Todd Jarratt - Images by iKapture and Yamaha MCNews.com.au sent Todd Jarratt along to the launch of the 2018 Yamaha YZ450F last week and today he reports in his findings from...
BMW G 310 R Test Trevor Hedge reports in from the Australian launch of the new BMW G 310 RAfter recently covering 7000km on the biggest and most well appointed machine in the massive BMW line-up, the awesome K 1600...
A stylish learner legal machine with MT-07 performance, what's not to like! Yamaha XSR700 Review - A retro LAMS cruiser or bruiser? Words by Jock McLauchlan - Photos by Geoff OsborneYamaha's XSR700 evokes a history of XS models but has been...
2017 Suzuki SV650 Reviewed Words by Ben Wilkins - Photos by Geoff OsborneJust when we thought Suzuki's SV650 was due its long service award, a complete revamp brings it bang up to date. Gone is Gladius however, and so we welcome...
2017 KTM 1290 Super Adventure S Australian Launch Test by Mark Willis, Images by iKaptureKatoomba in the Blue Mountains, 80km west of the NSW capital, played host destination to the 2017 launch of the new range of adventure bikes from Austrian manufacturer,...
2017 BMW R 1200 GS Rallye X Review - BMW's premium off-road adventure-tourer By Mark Willis - Images by iKaptureSo, an adventure launch? I am happy to admit straight off the bat that I was more than a little anxious...
2017 Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade Reviewed at Phillip Island By Mark Willis - Images  by Robert Murdoch / HondaThe glorious layout of the Phillip Island Grand Prix circuit played host to the national press launch of the all new welcome to the digital...
Honda CMX500 Review / Quick Fang Ten Points  on the new Honda CMX500 Bobber / RebelThe CMX500 may look a bit strange at first, but the ergonomics actually work quite well. All the controls are in logical places and...
Harley-Davidson Street Rod 750 Tested By Trevor HedgeHarley's move to smaller and more affordable products manufactured in India has been a big win for the American icon. Over 35,000 of the new 'Street' models in their original two configurations (500cc...
2017 Yamaha MT-07 Tracer - Mile-munching LAMS sports tourer By Boris Mihailovic, Images by Greg SmithIt’s very good of Yamaha to solve a problem so many L-platers seem to have. And that problem is they won’t leave the city and...
2017 Triumph Bobber Review by Trevor Hedge Triumph have spun off yet another variation from the new Bonneville platform, and this one is sure to be a top selling star in their burgeoning ‘Modern Classic’ line-up.The handsome Bonneville Bobber is out...
Cruising Coast to Coast | Heavyweight Baggers Comparo Part Six Phillip Island to Perth Cruiser Comparo Back to Part One - Back to Part Two - Back to Part Three - Back to Part Four - Back to Part Five Harley Road King, Indian Springfield, Triumph...
2017 Suzuki GSX-R1000R Test with Mark Willis I finally had a chance to throw a leg back over a litre-capacity sportsbike at one of best tracks in the world. Excited? You Bet!The weather is almost perfect and there is nothing quite like...
Cruising Coast to Coast | Heavyweight Baggers Comparo Part Five Phillip Island to Perth Cruiser Comparo - Back to Part One - Back to Part Two - Back to Part Three - Back to Part Four Harley Road King, Indian Springfield, Triumph Thunderbird LT...
Harley Road King - Indian Springfield - Triumph Thunderbird LT - Moto Guzzi California Touring across Australia Heavyweight Baggers Comparo - Part One - Part Two - Part Three - Part FourCocklebiddy, our start point for day four, is near the...
Harley Road King - Indian Springfield - Triumph Thunderbird LT - Moto Guzzi California Touring across Australia Heavyweight Baggers Comparo - Part One - Part Two - Part Three - Part FourAfter staying the night in Kimba, we got on the road...

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