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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 Four Cocklebiddy, 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 Four After staying the night in Kimba, we got on the road...
Harley Road King - Indian Springfield - Triumph Thunderbird LT - Moto Guzzi California Touring across Australia Heavyweight Baggers Comparo - Part One - Part Two - Part Three - Part Four Day Two (click here for day one), of our Coast...
Harley Road King - Indian Springfield - Triumph Thunderbird LT - Moto Guzzi California Touring across Australia Coast to Coast Heavyweight Baggers Cruiser Comparo by Trevor Hedge Today marks the beginning of a 4000 kilometre coast to coast adventure being undertaken...
Ducati XDiavel S Review Ducati XDiavel Tested by Trevor Hedge - Action images by Greg Smith Ducati, now over 90-years-old, is more widely known for producing cutting edge sportsbikes, rather than fat-tyred, low-slung cruisers, but the Diavel, first introduced in 2011,...
2017 Suzuki RM-Z250 Review By Todd Jarratt – Images by  Toby Stocks Much like the Suzuki RM-Z450, the little brother RM-Z250 features mainly cosmetic updates for the 2017 season. This comes without surprise as manufacturers typically make a host of changes to...
2016 Indian Dark Horse – Hello, Darkness, My Old Friend By Boris Mihailovic I’ve come to talk with you again. Because the last time I talked with you, the conversation was fantastic. It involved pizza, beer, a BMW, and crazy mates. And...
Triumph Thruxton Review - Triumph Thruxton Test By Trevor Hedge - Also known as the Tan Terror Many motorcycle manufacturers are riding the retro boom right now but none are doing it better than Triumph with their burgeoning Bonneville based range....
2017 Suzuki RM-Z450 Review By Todd Jarratt - Images by iKapture Built on championship winning performance, the Suzuki RM-Z450 has seen only minor adjustments for 2017, however the old adage “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” definitely applies. Since 2005, the...
Harley-Davidson XL1200CX Roadster By Trevor Hedge Harley-Davidson recently released the sportiest machine for some time in its seven-bike Sportster line-up. Dubbed the ‘Roadster’, or XL1200CX in Harley’s traditional alpha-numeric methodology, the $19,495 twin is the best-handling Sportster since the long-departed and...
Triumph T120 Bonneville Review | Test Trevor Hedge recently spent a couple of days in the Adelaide Hills on the new Triumph T120 Bonneville and T120 Black. Almost sixty years after the original T120 shone brighter than all its peers, this...
Yamaha XSR900 and XSR700 Tested by Boris Mihailovic You will all be pleased to know there is now a new segment of motorcycling called Sport Heritage. And there are beards involved, and probably grinders. But there are also very good motorcycles...
2016 Yamaha MT-03 Tested Yamaha's new MT-03 reviewed by Boris Mihailovic I am always a little nonplussed when I’m plonked on a Learner Approved Motorcycle (LAM) bike and asked to review it, presumably so beginners will be enthralled enough to consider...
Triumph Speed Triple and Speed Triple R (2016) Motorcycle Review by Trevor Hedge - Images by Jeff Crow Introduced in 1994, Triumph’s Speed Triple was a motorcycle that really reinvigorated the Triumph brand.  The original new-era Speed Triple was a bold,...
Suzuki GSX-S1000 and GSX-S1000F By Boris Mihailovic Let’s be honest. There isn’t a Gixxer freak alive who hasn’t walked into his shed late at night, pulled out his spanners, and said to himself: “I am so gonna streetfighter this bastard up!...
2016 Moto Guzzi Eldorado Review Tested by Boris Mihailovic I’ve probably spent almost as much time staring at the Eldorado as I have riding it. There is a small herd of empty beer bottles in my garage as testament to my...
2016 BMW S1000XR – SPEED AND STRENGTH By Boris Mihailovic I try to make every ride, even my daily commute, an exercise in sporting adventure, regardless of what I am riding. I am assisted in my endeavours by people updating their...
KTM 1290 Super Duke GT Review Test Sports-Touring with a mental case  @mcnewscomau on Instagram, or @mcnewscomau on Twitter and Facebook MCNews.com.au By Trevor Hedge Ever since the 1290 Super Duke GT was officially confirmed by KTM last year I have been champing at the bit to...
Triumph Street Twin Review - Launch Test By Trevor Hedge Triumph’s Bonneville range just scored it’s biggest revamp yet.  In 2005 the hugely successful model range grew in capacity from 790cc to 865cc, then scored EFI in 2009. For 2016 the...
Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Test Day Two Report Here / Day One Report Here Riding the Africa Twin | Conclusions By Trevor Hedge Day three was the penultimate day of our four-day Africa Twin test traversing New Zealand. The route today took us from Christchurch through...
Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Test Riding the Africa Twin | Day Two By Trevor Hedge Yesterday’s first 240km introduction to Honda’s new Africa Twin, which I covered here on Tuesday, was backed up today by day two of our four-day adventure traversing New...
Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Test Riding the Africa Twin | Day One By Trevor Hedge The Australian and NZ launch of Honda’s new CRF1000L Africa Twin kicked off on Monday with a 240km ride from Picton through to Hanmer Springs.  The first 40km...
2016 Yamaha WR450F Review By Todd Jarratt - Images by Greg Smith When Yamaha introduced the redesigned WR250F in 2015, many consumers questioned why its big brother WR450F didn’t receive the same major updates. Then one year later as the 2016...
2016 Honda CRF450R Review By Todd Jarratt - Images by Toby Stocks In 2015, the Honda CRF450R sold out completely worldwide and as a result the focus for 2016 is based around making small, yet detailed, modifications to the already hugely...
2016 Yamaha YZ250 Review By Todd Jarratt Yamaha are one of the only manufacturers still producing a 250 two-stroke motocross machine and in 2016 it has undergone a few minor refinements, as well as seeing the addition of black rims and...
2016 Yamaha YZ250FX Review By Todd Jarratt For many years Yamaha produced the YZ250F for motocross racers and the WR250F for trail enthusiasts, but a gap remained between those two machines. In 2015, Yamaha resolved this issue, introducing the “in between...

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