Indian Motorcycles Taking Over Australia

2018 was not a great year for the Australian motorcycle industry when looking at sales figures. The total sales for the whole calendar year fell by 8.6 per cent and almost all brands were reduced to negative numbers according to their 2017-2018 sales comparison report. That is, except Indian Motorcycles. This American brand made an … Continue reading Indian Motorcycles Taking Over Australia

50 Years of Honda in Australia

Honda Australia has turned 50 years old and to celebrate its golden anniversary, the company launched its gold collection: a special edition of cars and motorcycles unveiled to the public just for the occasion. The collection includes three motorcycles namely, the CBR1000RR Fireblade, the all-new CRF450L enduro, and the CRF50F children’s bike. Designed in partnership … Continue reading 50 Years of Honda in Australia

Manufacturer Spotlight: Yamaha

Yamaha is known around the world as the leading manufacturer of quality motorised products. For decades, the company’s advanced technology has satisfied the demand for premium motorcycles, water vessels, outboard motors, and industrial engines. This Japanese motor brand has worldwide net sales of more than $20.5 billion (2017), owns 20+ subsidiary companies, and employs around … Continue reading Manufacturer Spotlight: Yamaha

The Limited Moto Guzzi V7 III Range in Australia

Italian motorcycle powerhouse Moto Guzzi has just released three special edition Moto Guzzi V7s. And yes, some of the Moto Guzzi V7 III Limited Range bikes come in limited numbers. As is tradition, the cleverly named motorcycles, Carbon, Milano, and Rough, are produced directly out of their Mandello Del Lario factory in Italy as they … Continue reading The Limited Moto Guzzi V7 III Range in Australia

Product Review: The KTM 790 Adventure R

Weekends with the boys are more fun when you go for a high-adrenaline off-road adventure. One of KTM’s newest releases, the KTM 790 Adventure R, comes with the promise of a good time with its lightweight frame and impressive off-road capabilities. Performance A lot of motorcycles look picture-perfect on paper but the only way to … Continue reading Product Review: The KTM 790 Adventure R

Are 3D Printed Motorcycle Frames on the Way?

At last month’s BMW Digital Day 2018, the car manufacturer displayed a motorcycle frame and swingarm in one corner dedicated to 3D printing technology. What does this mean? Can we expect 3D printed motorcycle frames from BMW motorcycles this year? With the kind of innovation in technology such as 3D printing, it was only a … Continue reading Are 3D Printed Motorcycle Frames on the Way?

Learner Motorcycle Licence Changes for Queensland

In recent years there have been a number of changes regarding motorcycle safety and laws in Queensland and across the country. From new lane filtering laws to changes in helmet requirements and the LAMs approved bikes, these laws, for the most part, have been brought in to improve motorcycle safety while providing a clear path … Continue reading Learner Motorcycle Licence Changes for Queensland

Electric Motorbikes in Australia

While full electric road motorcycles are still relatively new to the Australian market, you’d be surprised at how far the technology has come in recent years. Electric bikes may not be for everyone, but there are a few notable benefits you should consider. Benefits of Electric Motorbikes Eco-friendly – probably first and foremost is the … Continue reading Electric Motorbikes in Australia