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Two Wheel Tuesdays! TR20 Workshop – Review

  Hey team, first of all huge apologies for my absence from here for the last few months, my work life and some personal stuff have been getting in the way of my regular posts! But enough about that, I’m back onboard now, and keen to bring you all the …

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HSV – What can we expect now?

Well, quite a lot of Awesome actually. After posting the Commodore Film, there was a lot of chatter about the future of both Holden and HSV. It would seem there is no sign of slowing down, just a shift. Now this might not please everyone but if the internet has …

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Leadfoot Festival footage

A good friend of The Empire, Sharn, took her motorcycle to the Leadfoot Festival this year, she got some pretty cool footage that I thought would be good to share for you guys to enjoy! Her bike is a year 2000 Honda NSR125 frame, with 1975 Suzuki GP100 motor (bottom …

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Your first Track Bike!

  So, now you’ve been to the racetrack a couple of times, you’ve been bitten hard by the track “bug”, and you’ve decided that you want to keep your Road Bike nice and shiny and not risk dropping it at the track… Enter the dedicated Track Bike!     Basically, …

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Old vs New Motorcycles

  We’ve seen some amazing developments in the motorcycle world these last few years, with electronics taking things to a whole new level. But I wonder, how much is really necessary for a pure riding experience? Do you simply want to go as fast as humanly possible, or can you …

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Cemetary Circuit and HD Moto Trackday

  This last week has been epic, filled with motorbikes! I travelled down to Wanganui for the Boxing Day racing at “Cemetery Circuit”, then back home for a trackday at Hampton Downs on my own bike. Such an awesome week!     My Uncle Steve was part of a team …

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Motorcycles on Holiday!

  With everything slowing down now for the Christmas / New Years break, I thought I’d take the time to show my appreciation for all the support you guys have given us over the last 12 months. We wouldn’t be anywhere near as awesome without you guys pushing us to …

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Motorcycle Helmets 101

  Let me preface this with a couple of questions… How much do you value your head? Okay, so how much value would you put into a helmet to protect your head? Would you be comfortable on a bike capable of 200km/h with a ‘cheap’ helmet? I know I wouldn’t! …

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Motorbike Trackdays 101

  Most riders (including myself) have a huge sense of trepidation when they’re first told about “Track Days”, where they can take their road bike to a proper race track and let loose. And with good reason too: the speeds are a lot higher than on the legal confines of …

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HSV 2018 Reveal

Teaser HSV Managing Director Tim Jackson on HSV 2018

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