BYE, BYE SPORTSTER
Who’d a thunk it? From its introduction in 1957, the Sportster changed the direction and destiny of The Motor Company in many ways. No longer did buyers have to choose between puny two-stroke singles or big twins. Now there was middleweight with performance. Relative performance anyway, putting out 32 ponies at 4200rpm. Which was hot for the day.
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Polishing The Facets
Finessing the sharp edges and making that 124 sing and dance
The Fabulous Flexi Flyer
A genuine time capsule with history oozing from every single unique pore.
Road Raves Living The Life With Doc Robinson
WORDS OF WISDOM “When I was old enough to ride a motorcycle and got my license, I bought a ’69 Sportster.” – Chuck Zito
The End Of The Line
Writing a road test about a bike that is due to disappear from dealers’ floors any minute is a bit weird. Should this be more of a eulogy?
Now It's Time To Head Down Track
What happens when I’m ready to race at an IHRA-sanctioned dragstrip?
With our own area called the Motorcycle Precinct, bikers were well catered for at this year’s RockyNats
With a Softail Deluxe already dripping in chrome, of course Paul was easily swayed by the offer of a shiny, new S&S SuperStreet two-into-one.
SPORTS STILL ROARING
Blues skies greeted the National Roaring Sporties racers for Round Two at the challenging Morgan Park Raceway near Warwick, Qld.
NO STRINGS ATTACHED
Even some of the locals are over the yodelling and pedal steel guitars. HOG member and history nerd, Roderick Eime explores another side of Tamworth and the surrounding region.
The drought was well and truly broken with HOG members from all over Australia making it to Rockhampton.
Ex-norton Motorcycles Boss Stuart Garner Avoids Jail After Investing £11 Million of Pension Savings
Stuart Garner has received a suspended prison sentence after pleading guilty to using other people’s pension money to invest in his own business, Norton motorcycles.
World Exclusive Drysdale History Part 2/5: 25 Years on From Creation of First 750-V8
Full inside story of the Australian-built V8 Superbike in limited series production for the past 25 years, plus details of some of lan Drysdale's many other innovative creations
2022 DJ Rally
Gavin Walton wins fifth DJ Rally for classic motorcycles
A Ladies Perspective
Triumph Speed Triple 1200rr & 12oors Battle of the Triumphs
BMW K1600 Technical Funny Front Fork
BMW's choice of a so-called 'funny front fork' for all its K-series bikes up to and including the 2022 K1600 family of models was a typically brave and free-thinking decision from the German company, often given insufficient credit for being not only Europe's largest manufacturer of premium motorcycles, but also the most technically advanced, and versatile.
BSA is Back a Gold Star Shining Brightly 2022 - BSA Gold Star 650
"Full inside story of the creation of the born-again production-ready 2022 BSA Gold Star 650 launched at the December 2021 Motorcycle Live Birmingham Show"
Andrew Short, the Jack of All Trades
For the average person, one very successful career in a field is usually more than enough, let alone two.
Now and Then
The Dakar Rally is changing whether we like it or not
Leaner, Stronger & Looking Good
2021 Honda Crf300l & Crf300l Rally
FOUR THINGS TO HELP YOUR FAMILY IF INVOLVED IN AN ACCIDENT
When a serious car or motorcycle accident occurs, it is often a family member or significant other who is contacting an attorney on behalf of the injured party.