KTM recalls 1290 Super Duke GT on fire risk

KTM Australia has recalled selected models of the 1290 Super Duke GT motorcycle over faulty fuel hoses which could leak. The VIN numbers of those Super Duke GTs affected are listed at the end of this article. They were available for sale from May 18, 2016 to February 17, 2017. The voluntary recall notice issued […]

What to Bring to Army Basic Training 2013

Do you know what you need to bring to basic training? Before you read the official packing list on the goarmy.com site, you need to know what items you should buy, before wasting your money on things that could be tossed into the trash by your drill sergeant. Also, you don’t need to take everything […]

Actress, footballer, DJ, BMXer join Iron Run

An actress, footballer, DJ and BMXer walk into a bar in Queenstown … no it’s not a joke, it’s the annual Harley-Davidson Iron Run open motorcycle rally. The idea of an annual rally open to riders of all bikes started in Queenstown in 2015 and last year it moved to Paihia on the North Island. […]

New prices for Honda’s 300cc range

Honda has announced prices for its 2017 300cc models with the CBR300R up $150 to $5399 and the CB300F naked bike (pictured above) down $500 to $5199. There are no changes to the models for 2017, so the $150 ride on the CBR300R may simply be because it is already fairly popular. The CBR300R is […]

My Love Affair With The ‘Widow Maker’ TL1000S

You would have thought that a bike that quickly became known as the ‘widow maker’ would put off a young, relatively inexperienced rider like myself, but it didn’t. The scare stories made it more appealing, the rumours of power wheelies made it exciting and the drone of a V-Twin with race pipes on full chat […]

2017 Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special review

The most popular of the Harley-Davidson Touring range is the Street Glide Special and it is easy to see why with the new Milwaukee Eight engine adding to its attraction. The FLHXS Street Glide Special ($34,995 +ORC) features the famous batwing fairing, a slammed rear end and a very aggressive stature for a bike touted […]

4 Fashionable Styles With Men’s Leather Jackets

When you head out to the market, you will be surprised to find the variety of clothing options available these days. There are infinite styles and colors in most types of clothing. You could buy all of them if you had a king-sized closet and a millionaire dad, but since most people don’t have both […]

Triumph Bonneville Bobber a styling hit

There is no doubt the new 1200cc Triumph Bonneville Bobber is an elegant styling hit, but does its handling and performance live up to the hype? Michael Oliver of Oliver’s Motorcycles, the top Triumph dealer in Queensland, says there is a lot of interest in the bike, so he asked us to take his demo […]

What is Contemporary Tattooing?

In modern times, the art of tattooing has become largely youth-driven, dominated by young tattooists with training in fine art and culture. Their clients are similarly young and often adorned with bold loud designs on their arms, hands, legs, and bodies as well as multiple piercing. Contemporary tattooing first came about during the hippy 1970s […]