Story Damien Ashenhurst| Photography Barry Ashenhurst CRF250 Rally is clearly a bike inspired by the mighty CRF450 Rally we’ve seen taking on the like of the Dakar. Based on the dependable CRF250L, the Rally takes the fledgling 250 adventure bike concept further than anyone else has straight from the manufacturer. Yamaha Australia has been building its WR250R...
Honda Bike Tests
RED DEVIL STORY AND PHOTOGRAPHY DAMIEN ASHENHURST Honda is back in the bush with a dedicated racer — and it’s red hot. See what we did there? Red hot? Yeah, right-oh, let’s move on … I don’t know what happened to the Japanese love of off-road but three of the four manufacturers (Yamaha excluded)...
The all-new Honda CRF450R is the most anticipated new model of 2017. We spent a day cutting laps on it at The Ranch motocross track to see what it was all about Story Shane Booth| Photography Damien Ashenhurst The much-anticipated, all-new premier-class offering from Honda has arrived. The 2017 CRF450R is a bike with a heritage...
Age shall not weary it…well, maybe a little, but the CRF450X is too fun to ride to just turn your back on Story Damien Ashenhurst Let’s just get this out of the way…by today’s standards, the CRF450X is, well…lacking. OK, before you get upset that we’re writing nice things about this bike, we know where...
2016 bike test
Honda’s Africa Twin is every bit the dirt weapon we hoped it would be. Big red is back!
Imagine a bike that performed like a CRF250R but with the trail-ready nature of the CRF250X. Enter the Honda CRF250R Enduro
2014 bike test
In 2007–08, Honda and the CRF450R were kings of the jungle.
2012 bike test
A DATE WITH THE X: Nothing has changed for the 2012 Honda CRF450X — you can still ride her as hard as ever!
2013 bike test
BIT OF BOTH: Ride in the trails on Sunday, cruise to work on Monday
2013 bike test
Part two of Australia’s most-comprehensive 2013 Honda CRF450R test: Scott Bishop puts the all-new machine through its paces