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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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Automania 2017

  Yesterday I was invited to display my bike on the “Motomania” stand at the Automania 2017 car show, held at the North Shore Events Centre in Auckland. There were lots of cool cars and bikes on show, so I thought I’d put together a quick slideshow video for you …

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Tesla Semi Truck and Roadster Presentation – Extended highlights

BAMF truck Roadster

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Suzuki Extreme 4×4 Challenge 2017

Damn this looks like a lot of fun! Levi Sherwood well known FMX champion takes his hand to a new sport.

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Motorcycle Apparel 101

  As summer draws slowly closer, and the days get longer and hotter, I’ve been starting to see more and more bikes coming out from hibernation, which is awesome! The only thing that really scares me is that their riders seem to be oblivious of the dangers they face on …

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Wrenchmonkees, REV’IT! Kawasaki H2 rebuild!

  I stumbled upon this yesterday, it seems the spanners at Wrenchmonkees weren’t satisfied with Kawasaki’s Ninja H2, so they’ve cut it up and turned it into what I’d call a “real” street-bike! Featuring late 1980’s / 90’s style fairings; literally everything except the supercharged motor has been modified or …

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2018 Harley Davidson Softail Range – First Look

  Harley Davidson have recently released their new line-up of Softail motorcycles, merging the old Dyna and Softail models into the one model name.     The new bikes get a completely redesigned frame, new hidden underseat single shock, along with a brand new Milwaukee-Eight V-twin engine in 107ci displacement …

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What is a LAMS bike?

  Okay, a few weeks ago we ran through how to get your motorcycle license, easy peezy, no drama there. Lately, I’ve been hearing a few people questioning “what is a LAMS bike” and “is it still approved with an aftermarket exhaust that the dealership put on” and “what can …

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