Latest Blog

Christophe Barriere-Varju Shares His Insights Into Dakar 2017 (Radio / Podcast)

Christophe Barriere-Varju Shares His Insights Into Dakar 2017 (Radio / Podcast)

We’re back! Yes, Steve and Christophe are back after a Christmas break and with the 2017 Dakar well under way, Christophe shares his personal insights into the toughest motorsport event in the world. This year’s event has already been eventful. After only 5 stages there’s been Toby Price’s crash that ended with a broken leg, […]

The post Christophe Barriere-Varju Shares His Insights Into Dakar 2017 (Radio / Podcast) appeared first on Motorcycle Life.

Dakar 2017 Stage 5 – Daily Wrap Up

Dakar 2017 Stage 5 – Daily Wrap Up

Today’s 5th Stage of the 2017 Dakar was shortened due to poor weather conditions, but that didn’t seem to make it much easier for the competitors. KTM’s Sam Sunderland came out on top today. So far in his Dakar attempts Sunderland has been ruled out by the end of stage 5, so today was a breakthrough for […]

The post Dakar 2017 Stage 5 – Daily Wrap Up appeared first on Motorcycle Life.

What Price Would You Put On Your Body?

What Price Would You Put On Your Body?

A video posted through the Facebook page of Chinese website Moto7 graphically shows the cost of not wearing appropriate gear when riding. It’s often a controversial topic with riders, many of whom either aren’t aware of the risks or choose to ignore them. Watch the video and tell us your thoughts.

The post What Price Would You Put On Your Body? appeared first on Motorcycle Life.

Dakar Stage 5 – KTM’s Sam Sunderland Takes Lead With Stage Win

Dakar Stage 5 – KTM’s Sam Sunderland Takes Lead With Stage Win

It wouldn’t be the Dakar without drama – and today saw bad weather shorten the course, another lead change and some massive penalties handed out to some of the leading riders. With Australian Toby Price out of the 2017 Dakar, the hopes of another KTM win largely rest on his teammates Matthias Walkner and Sam […]

The post Dakar Stage 5 – KTM’s Sam Sunderland Takes Lead With Stage Win appeared first on Motorcycle Life.

Dakar 2017 Stage 4 – Update On Australians Toby Price And Rodney Faggotter

Dakar 2017 Stage 4 – Update On Australians Toby Price And Rodney Faggotter

More news has come through from both Toby Price and Rodney Faggotter who both bowed out of the 2017 Dakar today. The riders faced tough terrain in the Bolivian Andes, complicated by the effects of having less oxygen in the high altitudes. After making mistakes with navigation and dropping down the leaderboard yesterday, Toby was […]

The post Dakar 2017 Stage 4 – Update On Australians Toby Price And Rodney Faggotter appeared first on Motorcycle Life.