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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.

How to buy a classic motorcycle in SA?

'There are a few things you need to consider,’ writes bike guru Dries Van der Walt.

Road Tests

Hamilton asks fans to trust Mercedes '1000%'

2016-05-09 10:01

Lewis Hamilton wrote an open letter to his fans on Facebook, asking them to trust the Mercedes team 1000%.

Indian revival: We ride retro Scout in SA

2015-06-22 09:17

'Build quality impressed - the Scout is priced well as an entry-level American cruiser,' says DRIES VAN DER WALT after a cruise.

Big-bore Beemer: We ride BMW's R 1200 R

2015-06-03 10:23

'Either its computer is wildly optimistic or this is the most economical bike in its category,' says DRIES VAN DER WALT after riding BMW's R 1200 R.

We ride: 2015 BMW R 1200 RT

2014-12-29 09:10

Long-distance capability with a 25-litre tank, plenty power, and just about every gizmo you could want. Ride the BMW R 1200RT with DRIES VAN DER WALT.

Reviewed: Erik Buell Racing EBR 1190 RX

2014-10-28 12:13

Maverick engineer Erik Buell's fantastic bikes are available in South Africa through the Cayenne Group. DRIES VAN DER WALT rides Buell's EBR 1190 RX!

We ride: Yamaha XVS950 Bolt

2014-05-26 08:27

Harley-Davidson makes the Sportster, Yamaha replies with the XVS950 Bolt cruiser. Traditional American or traditional Japanese? DRIES VAN DER WALT rides the new Bolt.

Yamaha FJR1300 makes a comeback

2013-05-20 13:21

The 2013 Yamaha FJR1300's redesigned bodywork, modern look and an electronics package is set to regain some of the relevance it may have lost over the years.

Honda CB1000R: A polished gem

2013-04-12 12:44

'Tame' versions of race engines in everyday bikes have created gems and lemons, says DRIES VAN DER WALT. The Honda CB1000R...?

BMW K1300R: Still turning heads

2013-02-25 10:02

BMW'S K1300R - four years on and its still an touring bike with a reputation and radical looks that still turn heads.

TESTED: Kawa's ZX-6R superbike

2013-01-28 08:27

Hot off the heels of its race track successes, Kawasaki has introduced the latest version of its ZX-6R in South Africa. DRIES VAN DER WALT gets to grips with the 636 superbike.

Best bike buy for 2012

2012-12-31 06:51

2011 was a fun biking year, says DAVE FALL, but which of the motorcycles he's ridden over those 12 months did he think was the best overall...?

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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Riding BMW’s R nineT in Cape Town

Remember those old Bultacos, BSAs and Hodakas of the 1970s? BMW recently resurrected the scrambler with an an off-road version of the popular R nineT. Cyril Klopper rides the new R nineT Scrambler.

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