Honda NC750X – the case for fuel economy

'With the recent double-whammy of financial rating downgrades set to wreak havoc on our economy, however, even bikers are edgy about increased fuel costs,' writes Dries Van der Walt.

WATCH: Bike almost squashes rider

The British MotoGP was reduced to 19 laps after it was halted following a brutal first-lap collision between Loris Baz and Pol Espargaro.

BMW G 310 GS launched in SA

Dries Van Der Walt rides the new BMW G 310 GS through the Montagu Pass.


Road test: Honda's CBR 1000 RR Fireblade

2018-01-30 10:56

'The new Honda Fireblade handles and performs better than its predecessor, without sacrificing the user-friendliness it has long been known for,' writes Dries Van Der Walt.

12 new bikes for SA in 2018

2018-01-09 11:59

It is time again to take a look at what new bike models we can expect to see this year, and as always, the bike manufacturers have an array of mouth-watering models waiting to be introduced.

Best bikes of 2017: Top 7 favourites

2017-12-29 09:51

'Despite an economy that continues to be uncertain at best, 2017 didn’t disappoint when it came to introducing new bikes,' writes Dries van der Walt..

MotoGP rider Maverick Viñales wows Yamaha fans at Kyalami

2017-12-21 09:20

Yamaha SA had a special treat for local MotoGP fans earlier in December: they brought in Movistar Yamaha factory team rider Maverick Viñales and made him the guest of honour at the Yamaha R World track day at Kyalami.

Rocking the Two-Wheel Track at the AutoTrader SA Bike Festival

2017-12-20 11:07

The AutoTrader SA South Africa Bike Festival, powered by Discovery Channel, returns to the legendary Kyalami Raceway with the already fan-favourite #RocoMamas Custom Bike Championship in tow.

MotoGP: Marquez joins greats with fourth world title

2017-11-12 18:10

Spanish ace Marc Marquez clinched a fourth MotoGP world title to join an elite club of riders after finishing third at a tense season-ending Valencia Grand Prix.

MotoGP: Marquez storms towards title with Valencia pole

2017-11-11 16:52

Marc Marquez tightened his grip on the MotoGP world championship , by qualifying on pole for the season-ending Valencia Grand Prix with championship rival Andrea Dovizioso down the grid in ninth.

Bike test: Ducati Monster 1200S

09/03/2015 09:44 'Great fun and extremely accomplished,' writes Wheels24's bike guru DRIES VAN DER WALT after riding Ducati's Monster 1200S. GALLERY
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