Australian based charity event, The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride, is doubling its commitment to the funding of men’s mental health programs. Head of the globally renowned organisation, Sydney-sider Mark Hawwa, made the decision after a volunteer event host took his own life. In Australia, men’s suicide rates are three times higher than that of women – as […]
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The first half of 2017 has been good to the Yamaha Motor Company with global net sales of ¥828 billion ($157b). This was a 6.4% increase on the previous year, while the company also registered a record operating income of ¥82 billion ($15.5b). In the developed markets business, net sales increased compared with the same […]
Indian Motorcycles sets new land speed record during testing for Bonneville speed week. An incredible feat to joining his great uncle Burt Munro within the land speed record book, Lee Munro, the grandson of Burt’s first cousin in conjunction with Indian Motorcycles has set three new land speed records, according to the Southern California Timing Association (SCTA). In […]
Sally Coates from the Gold Coast Bulletin recently interviewed Steve for a story in the “Real People of the GC” segment of the Gold Coast Eye lifestyle magazine. Sally managed to extract some very personal insights – from his very first ride where he stalled the bike in the middle of the Sydney Harbour Bridge […]
Motorcycle Life is reminding owners of BMW R 1200 GS and R 1200 GSA models that the company has officially issued a recall notice for the bikes due to a fork issue. The recall comes after many owners have complained for some time about persistent fork issues. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission are overseeing […]
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