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Aprilia RSV4 and Tuono Models Recalled

Aprilia RSV4 and Tuono Models Recalled

A brake defect in certain Aprilia RSV4 1000 and Tuono 1100 models may affect braking power, prompting a product recall by the ACCC. A problem with the front brake master cylinders mean they may not […]

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Ducati Experiences Continuing Growth In 2017

Ducati Experiences Continuing Growth In 2017

Ducati Motor Holding has had a bumper 2017 with improved sales figures continuing the growth trend of the past eight years. Worldwide sales were a slight improvement on the previous year with 55,871 deliveries across […]

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Dakar 2018: Competitor Profile – Camelia Liparoti

Dakar 2018: Competitor Profile – Camelia Liparoti

Dakar 2018 Camelia LiparotiAlthough she’s racing a side-by-side vehicle in the 2018 Dakar, and not a motorcycle, the story of Italian born Camelia Liparoti is worth telling. With 9 Dakar’s to her name, Camelia has become known for her dogged determination, tenacity and toughness in facing what the Dakar can throw at you. She is also known for her blonde […]

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Dakar 2018: Stage 5 – Van Beveren In Charge and Aussies Make It Through The Toughest Sand Yet

Dakar 2018: Stage 5 – Van Beveren In Charge and Aussies Make It Through The Toughest Sand Yet

Adrien Van BeverenSand! More sand! More dunes! Ahh … more drama! That’s the Dakar! STAGE 5: San Juan de Marcona / Arequipa Liaison > 508 km – Special > 266 km Today’s 5th stage in Peru took the riders through yet more sand! But it seems the organisers had planned the worst for the last day in Peru. Even sand specialist Adrien […]

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Dakar 2018: Competitor Profile – Gabriela Novotna

Dakar 2018: Competitor Profile – Gabriela Novotna

Gabriela NovotnaAt just 28 years old, Gabriela Novotna is achieving a long term goal. “At the beginning of 2015, I firmly decided to pursue my dream to race international rallies with the clear target to race the Dakar one day – and to be the first Czech woman ever to do so.” And to achieve that she […]

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