All Weather Motorcycle Jackets

Some bike enthusiasts like to ride whatever the weather, which can make for some unique situations. There are some features that motorcycle jackets come with that make them versatile enough to wear in both hotter and colder weather. There are the classic style motorcycle jackets that come with a snap down collar, which gives them […]

Bike shops ‘ignore women’s fashion’

Many motorcycle shops only pay lip service to women’s riding gear, says Black Arrow fashion designer and motorcyclist Hannah Smith of Sydney. “Female motorcyclists are a fast-growing sector worldwide; fact,” she says. “So it is surprising to me that many motorcycle stores still think that they only need to cater to men with a token […]

Tattoo Charity

When you think of charities you probably don’t even think about tattoos in the same sentence. Well I was pleasantly surprised yesterday to find out that this one tattoo parlor in Phoenix was holding a A 15-hour long fundraiser for Phoenix Children’s Hospital. A 30 minute session with one of the tattoo artists from Living […]

Bathurst motorcycle races a step closer

A return to motorcycle racing at Bathurst has moved a step closer with the NSW Government pledging $15m for a second Mt Panorama circuit. The new “Velocity Park precinct” would be suitable for MotoGP and World Superbike racing. The State Government’s funding is made up of $10 million in the 2017-18 Budget and $5 million already allocated […]

Call for national Ride to Work Day

While most of the Northern Hemisphere celebrates Ride to Work Day on Monday June 19, there is no national co-ordinated date for a similar event in Australia. Isn’t it time Australian state rider representative bodies got together to promote a Ride to Work Day on the same date each year as cyclists do in October? […]

No bail on motorcyclist murder charge

Lismore Local Court has again adjourned a hearing on the alleged murder of motorcycle rider Trevor Moran (pictured above) in a January 2017 road crash. Vanessa Fraser, 47, was sent to the mental health unit of a Sydney jail and did not appear in Lismore Local Court in February for the bail hearing or April 4 […]

Lambretta plans Vendetta on copycats

Lambretta is celebrating its 70th anniversary with a revamped range, including an electric scooter, and a vendetta on copycat Asian models. The iconic Italian scooter company says the global market is flooded with replicas of classic Lambrettas from China, India and Thailand. Mother company Innocenti SA, of Lugano, has announced it will take a strict stance […]

Diesel Watches: The History of a Great Watch

Diesel watches are known far and wide for being desirable items of jewellery, and if you would like to get one for yourself then you will not be disappointed. Here is a quick overview of the history of this famous watch to give you a better idea about the timepiece you are buying. Company Origins […]

Triumph Street Triple powers Moto2

Triumph Motorcycles has signed a deal with Dorna to power the Moto2 class from 2019 with Street Triple engines making 95.5kW instead of 90kW in the Street triple RS version. Honda has powered the MotoGP feeder category with its 600cc engine since it began in 2010 when it replaced the 250cc two-stroke class. Now Triumph […]