450 Shootout
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2019 450 MOTOCROSS SHOOTOUT

  Last year, we stated that 2018 was the tightest fight yet. Well, 2019 takes the cake. The range of 450 motocross machines available in your local dealership is nothing short of impressive. Each bike […]

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SHERCO 500 SEF FACTORY

  Sherco drops a 500 on a country that knows the big bore better than anywhere else.   STORY AND PHOTOGRAPHY DAMIEN ASHENHURST Someone at Sherco has every right to be sitting with a smug smile on […]

Africa Twin
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HONDA AFRICA TWIN ADVENTURE

Honda has taken a much loved bike and expanded its capabilities without robbing it of its sole. The standard Africa Twin will still sit well next to the Adventure Sports because not everyone is willing to take on the bigger bike chasing better fuel range, but this is an improvement over the standard model in a number of ways from the suspension to the electronics and the higher bars […]

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PROJECT YAMAHA YZ450F

A complete face lift and a new suspension set-up for the Yamaha YZ450F. STORY AND PHOTOGRAPHY MATT BERNARD The Yamaha YZ450F project has been a great success so far. Dane Thompson has taken the ball and […]

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2019 HONDA CRF450L

Honda releases a true modern trail bike, does it have what it takes to tackle the Australian bush? STORY MATT BERNARD PHOTOGRAPHY GRANT REYNOLDS/FIFTY SIX CLIX Why doesn’t everybody drive a sports car? Because not […]

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2019 YAMAHA YZ250F

STORY DANNY HAM PHOTOGRAPHY IKAPTURE Danny Ham heads to the Australian launch of Yamaha’s newest beast – the 2019 Yamaha YZ250F. Meet Yamaha’s revised and race ready 2019 YZ250F. With the achievements that the previous […]

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Yamaha

YAMAHA WOLVERINE X2

2019 YAMAHA WOLVERINE X2 R-SPEC Yamaha’s new Wolverine X2 R-Spec ticks a lot of boxes in its effort to be many things to many people PHOTOS BY iKAPTURE WORDS ASHENHURST Yamaha is blurring the lines […]

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2019 KAWASAKI KX450

Kawasaki have given the 450 a major birthday and also a name change. We have the chance to ride this new beast and get it a little dirty.   STORY SHANE BOOTH PHOTOGRAPHY MATT BERNARD […]

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HUSQVARNA 701

  We spend some time on the Husqvarna 701 to find out who it’s designed to please. WORDS MATT BERNARD  PHOTOGRAPHY CRAIG BERNARD/MATT I have often looked at the Husqvarna 701 Enduro slightly perplexed. It’s […]