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Project Quarter Horse – 1990 Honda CBR250RR

Hey team! I’m stoked to finally be able to reveal my two year long project, my Repsol CBR250RR!     Following a pretty nasty crash on Hampton Down’s famous sweeper on Easter weekend, 2015, the bike wasn’t looking too great. We decided to strip it down to the bare frame …

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Winter Motorcycle Life

Okay, it’s pretty much the middle of winter, which means some motorcyclists will have their bikes tucked up in the garage awaiting the return of warmer weather. So, rather than just forget about your bike for 4-6 months of the year, why not utilise that time in refreshing everything that …

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Kawasaki Ninja H2R – Tarmac terror or just clickbait?

Okay, so we’ve all seen the pictures and read the hype, but I was lucky enough to stumble on a real deal genuine Ninja H2R (yes, the ‘R’ version!) at the Feilddays last weekend, and got to spend some one-on-one time with the beast…     First off, let me …

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2017 BMW G310R – First Look

When you’ve just attained your Learners Class 6 license and you’re ready to start looking for your first small capacity bike to learn on, BMW hasn’t generally been a brand to consider. Sure, pretty much all of the major brands have various LAMS approved machines, but if you wanted something …

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KTM’s new Fuel Injected 2-Strokers!

In a huge leap forward, KTM has finally released details of two new bikes featuring their Fuel Injected 2-stroke motor, the 2018 KTM 250 EXC TPI and KTM 300 EXC TPI. The TPI stands for “Tranfer Port Injection”, the basis for the new tech. Ten years in the making, the …

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2017 Ducati Scrambler Cafe Racer – First Look

Cafe style bikes have definitely come back and are currently all the rage, and as such it would seem the bigwigs at Ducati have taken notice with their latest addition to the Scrambler line-up. The “Cafe Racer” is their newest addition to an already impressive brand, expanding their range further …

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2017 Honda CBR1000RR and CBR1000RR SP – First Look

The newest entry in the Litre Bike fight is the all new Honda Fireblade, packed full of electronics to bring it up to par with its rivals in the hotly contested market. Lighter and with more power than the previous model, it has all the underpinnings of being an awesome …

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News – Forza Racing Chamionship: Season 3

If you’re a bit of an armchair racer, this might be something you’re really up for. Turn 10, Microsoft, and Gfinity (an e-sports organisation) are putting together a Forza Racing Championship, using Porsche cars from their DLC, with a global reach. If that sounds like your thing, you can register …

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News – World’s Fastest Gamer

Now, I’m a bit of a Formula 1 fan, which is a bit difficult over in this part of the world. I don’t get to enjoy easy access to the races like a lot of European countries do (which is to say, without a SKY TV subscription), so I usually …

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Tesla in New Zealand

As many of you know from discussions on Social Media, I’m a big fan of Electric Vehicles I’ve tried in the past to point out to people, if you’re not that moved by what you drive ( no pun intended) that the switch over to electric might not be a …

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