Giniel speaks on Dakar podium place

Things were not always easy for the Toyota SA team but Giniel de Villiers and Dirk von Zitzewitz fought hard to reach the Dakar 2015 podium.

BBR reveals stunning 150kW MX-5 concept

Ahead of launch later in 2015, performance specialist BBR is working on performance upgrades for the Mazda MX-5 - a 50kW roadster stunner!

Road Tests

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...?

Honda CBF1000FA: Litre of sense

2012-12-24 07:41

The South African motorcycle market is pretty much sewn-up between litre-class superbikes and big-bore adventure machines... or is it? asks DRIES VAN DER WALT.

GSR750: Survivor of one-litre war

2012-12-12 07:28

Back in the 70's and '80's 750cc, says DRIES VAN DER WALT, was a mainstream engine capacity. This bike is one of the survivors...

Kawa's versatile Versys 1000

2012-10-29 09:36

If you're in the market for a mid-size bike with added grunt for long-distance riding, the Versys 1000, says DRIES VAN DER WALT, is well worth your attention.

Panigale power leaves mark at Mugello

12-01-2015 11:18 Ducati kicks off 2015 with testing its of its new 152kW Panigale in Mugello, Italy. Ducati test rider Alessandro Valia shares his impressions on the new superbike.

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TomTom Rider: Make up your own N'Ring

A motorcycle and satnav can be difficult to match but now TomTom has created a rider-friendly unit to locate those winding roads - and more.

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