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Royal Enfield 650 Continental GT Review Royal Enfield 650 Interceptor ReviewRoyal Enfield. That name summons up various thoughts depending on how old you are, where you come from and of course your knowledge of motorcycling history.  Right now though history is...
Yamaha Niken Test Okay, let’s get some things out of the way first Yes the headline was a poor allusion to Animal FarmThe Niken has three wheels. A pair of 120/70-15s up front, and a single conventional 190/55-17 at the back. Yes...
KTM 790 Duke Review Motorcycle Test by Trevor Hedge Let’s get straight to the point. KTM don’t do beige. Every single person I have met who works in the big KTM buildings that dominate the serene farming landscape surrounding the Mattighofen...
Honda CB500X Review Honda hits the sweet spot Motorcycle Review by Marty Thompson Images by Colin Rosewarne & Trevor HedgeAround 12 months ago, I had the opportunity to ride both the F and R incarnations (naked and faired respectively,) of Honda's 500cc...
2019 KTM 790 Duke Review By Wayne VickersSome bikes take a while to grow on you, to properly understand how to get the best out of them. Where the sweet spot of the engine lies, the better shift points, body...
Yamaha Tracer 900GT Review The Australian launch of the updated Tracer 900 and Tracer GT was staged under the shadows of The Remarkables, a very aptly named mountain range overlooking the equally mesmerising Lake Wakatipu on New Zealand’s South Island....
New Sena SRL2 ready Shoei GT-Air II Graphics $1099.90 RRP - Sena SRL2 $429.95 RRP $949.90 RRP Solid Colours - $999.90 RRP Matt & Metallic Optional fully integrated communications systemShoei have announced a new iteration of the popular and versatile GT-Air helmet,...
BMW F 700 GS Review Motorcycle Test by Jock McLauchlan - Photos by Geoff OsborneIf you're not familiar with the BMW F 700 GS, prepare for confusion. It's actually the same capacity as the F 800 GS but offers a...
Triumph Street Triple 765 RS 120bhp - TFT display - Slipper clutch - Quickshifter By Peter ElliottSomeone once said they never read a review that wasn’t glowing. It’s a point that has some validity; the reviewer should find the positives and...
Honda's CRF250L Rally Review Words: Jock McLauchlan Photos: Geoff OsborneI have to put a couple of things on the table... I love the look of the new Honda CRF250L Rally but I’m so far removed from its target market that...
Honda CMX500 Rebel Review Motorcycle Test by Jock McLauchlan - Images by Geoff OsborneWhat is a Bobber? What is Bobbing? I have to admit, I don’t really know... but when I think of bobbing I think of something floating aimlessly...
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...
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,...
BMW HP4 Race By Mark Willis To say that I was a little bit excited to receive an invite from Trev to throw a leg over BMW's HP4 race is a massive understatement. I remember seeing the specs on the HP4...
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...
KTM 1290 Super Duke GT Review TestSports-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...
2018 Suzuki SV650X Review Motorcycle Test by Trevor Hedge Suzuki pretty much invented the modern breed of twin-cylinder middleweight motorcycles when they first brought the SV650 to market two decades ago. They have continued to update and spin-off new versions of...
Suzuki GSX-S125 and GSX-R125 Tested By Trevor Hedge - Images by Suzuki and TBG Many people might question why Suzuki would even bother bringing the GSX-S125 and GSX-R125 to Australia when traditionally such small capacity machines have not found favour in...
2019 KTM 690 Enduro R Review Motorcycle Test by Trevor Hedge The all-new for 2019 KTM 690 Enduro R is a study of how far a manufacturer can progress a model, via smart implementation of technology and high-end components, to successfully...
2018 KTM two-stroke TPI Enduro range reviewed at the famous Erzberg iron mine Words: Jonathan Bentman - Photos: Marco Campelli & Sebas RomeroIf anything could define the might, the muscle, of KTM, then bringing the first fuel-injected two-stroke enduro to...
Motorcycle Test Benelli Leoncino Trail Review Motorcycle Review by Trevor Hedge Images by Ben Galli and BenelliBenelli’s Leoncino Trail is an interesting option in the now quite crowded Australian LAMS market. The Trail is a lightly modified ‘all terrain’ variant of Benelli’s Leoncino...
BMW R nineT Urban G/S Test Nostalgia has never been so much fun By Marty Thompson - Images by BMW, Colin Rosewarne and Trevor HedgeEnough has probably already been said about where this bike fits into the equation. Yes, it's part...
2018 Yamaha WR250F Review Motorcycle Test by Callan May & Ben Wilkins Photos by iKaptureI was excited to head to Bathurst, not only to check out the street race track which is a public road when no racing is on, but also...
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...
Bridgestone A41 Adventure Motorcycle Tyres Reviewed by Trevor Hedge If you have ever owned a big adventure bike, you know keeping it in off-road-specific rubber can become a massive drain on your wallet. The added off-road security of chunky tyres (particularly...
Suzuki TU250X LAMS Review - Retro nimble city 250 Words by Peter Elliott, Photos by Geoff OsborneIn its base configuration, bog standard out of the box, this little Suzuki TU250X looks like a wee cracker. Its retro styling is a...
Triumph Speed Triple RS Review Motorcycle Test by Trevor Hedge - Images by iKap If you have been watching recent developments in the Triumph range with a keen eye, you might have noticed that Hinckley are making a determined effort to...
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...
Bridgestone Battlax Adventurecross AX41Bridgestone have announced a new Battlax Adventurecross AX41 tyre, which is set to arrive in Australia in January 2019.Bridgestone boast the new AX41 combines the brand's trail/road know-how with Battlax block placement technology to provide ideal...
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...
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