Category: Motorcycle News

Harley-Davidson Recall 2016 Touring And Softail Models

Harley-Davidson Recall 2016 Touring And Softail Models

A number of 2016 Touring and Softail model Harley-Davidson’s have been recalled due to a hydraulic clutch system fault. In all, 669 motorcycles built between 17th July 2015 and 31st March 2016 in the US and between 17th September 2015 and 24th May 2016 outside the US are affected by the fault. Harley-Davidson advises that […]

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Are You Lane Filtering Safely?

Are You Lane Filtering Safely?

Lane filtering is legal in Australia in Queensland, NSW, Victoria and is under trial in the ACT There is still plenty of debate about whether it is safe and effective We give you our advice on how to lane filter safely Lane filtering – riding a motorcycle at low speed between stationary or slow moving […]

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Kawasaki Releases 2016 Z800 ABS At A Reduced Price

Kawasaki Releases 2016 Z800 ABS At A Reduced Price

Kawasaki has released the 2016 Z800 ABS to the Australian market with a nice bonus – a reduced recommended retail price. The bike has hit the market at just $12,499, a saving of $500 over last year’s model. The Z800 was first released in 2013, and replaced the long running Z750. And since the original […]

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Motorcycle Life Podcast – We chat to Dream Racer Christophe Barriere-Varju

Motorcycle Life Podcast – We chat to Dream Racer Christophe Barriere-Varju

In the first of our regular chats to Christophe he talks about the National Geographic show “Riding Morocco: Chasing the Dakar”, the response to the show, what it’s really like to ride in the wide open spaces of Africa and how he prepared Laura Csortan, who had never ridden off road before, for the ride […]

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Call To Use Motorcycle Crash Footage For Road Safety Campaign

Call To Use Motorcycle Crash Footage For Road Safety Campaign

A dash-cam has captured an horrific crash between two motorcycles and a car in the Melbourne suburb of Maribyrnong. The crash reportedly happened around 1.40pm yesterday afternoon. Both riders were taken to Royal Melbourne hospital in a stable condition. One of the riders, aged in his 40s, suffered injuries to his pelvis, while the other, […]

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