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2018 YAMAHA WR250F

We spend a freezing day carving the trails of Sunny Corner on the vastly-improved 2018 Yamaha WR250F.   A lot of effort has gone into improving the engine on the 2018 Yamaha WR250F with all the updates […]

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LONG-TERM KTM 500EXC

  We spend 8 months living with the KTM500EXC – read on to find our thoughts as it heads back to KTM HQ STORY MATT BERNARD PHOTOGRAPHY KATRINA BERNARD It sounds spoiled, but in the 10 […]

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KAWASAKI KLX150BF  

    For less than $4,500 you can buy a bike that would suit perhaps more people than any $12,000 450F   STORY AND PICS DAMIEN ASHENHURST We are beset on all sides by monsters. […]

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TRIUMPH TIGER 800XCx

  Triumphs Tiger 800XCx might be outgunned by the big rigs but it doesn’t take a backwards step.   STORY BY DAMIEN ASHENHURST PHOTOS BY BARRY ASHENHURST I haven’t had much experience riding a Triumph. […]

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2018 SUZUKI RM-Z450

A long awaited update of the RM-Z450 has finally become a reality and we had the chance to put the bike through it’s paces. Here’s a quick run down on what we thought. Look for […]

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2017 SUZUKI DR-Z400E

With over 18,000 units sold in Australia, the DR-Z400E is an Aussie trail favourite. STORY MATT BERNARD PHOTOGRAPHY KATRINA BERNARD There’s a stigma around the off-road world that you need to own the latest, the […]

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2017 HUSQVARNA FS450

We get to ride a purpose-built supermoto weapon, the Husqvarna FS 450   STORY & PHOTOGRAPHY MATT BERNARD   I’ve been lucky to ride some pretty amazing bikes since starting at DA — and ride […]

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LACHLAN STANFORD’S FE501

We throw a leg over Lachy Stanford’s AORC Factory Husqvarna FE501 race bike STORY SHANE BOOTH PHOTOGRAPHY MATT BERNARD Big-bore enduro bikes are no longer the huge, heavy beasts they once were. In the past, […]

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2017 YAMAHA WR250R

STORY MATT BERNARD PHOTOGRAPHY KATRINA BERNARD So many people head straight for the 450 in the local dealership when they may be more suited to a bike such as the WR250R. The Yamaha WR250R has blasted […]

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2018 YAMAHA YZ450F

We head to Coolum, QLD for the launch of Yamaha’s 2018 YZ 450F; an all new bike with big expectations. Story Shane Booth| Photography iKapture IS IT ALL NEW OR JUST UPDATED? This is bike is all […]