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  STORY AND PHOTOGRAPHY AARYN MINERDS   From the get go our 2017 Husqvarna TC 250 long term project bike was always going to be an interesting and exciting dirt bike to really get to […]

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2018 450 MX SHOOTOUT

We take the 450 motocross line-up, a freshly prepped track and a range of testers to determine the best 450 MX bike in 2018.  Motocross bikes have never been as advanced as they are in […]

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2018 BETA 250/390RR

    Beta is hitting the 2018 model year with a comprehensive stable of capacities and we gave two of the new breed a run for a day   WORDS AND PICS ASHENHURST  It’s been […]

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2018 GAS GAS EC300

We head to the Australian Media Launch of the 2018 Gas Gas EC300 and leave very impressed. STORY DAMIEN ASHENHURST PHOTOGRAPHY JEFF CROW WHAT’S INSIDE While the 300 was the only capacity in the country […]

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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 […]

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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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  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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    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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  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 […]