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2017 MOTOGP PREVIEW – ON YOUR MARKS, BITCHES

Published on March 22nd, 2017 | by Boris

“They sicken of the calm who know the storm.” Dorothy Parker The Bedouins have corralled the camels. The Qatari slaves who sweep the track have been freshly lashed. And the team managers have all been injected... Read More


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2017 YAMAHA MT-09 REVIEW – LOADED NAKED

Published on March 3rd, 2017 | by Boris

By Darren Kersten, aged 44-and-a-bit Ok, it’s time for me to come clean. I hate planes. It’s not the flying. I love the acceleration of take-off, and getting served drinks by a stewardess in tight pants... Read More


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2017 SUZUKI GSX-R1000R REVIEW – THE RETURN OF THE KING

Published on February 20th, 2017 | by Boris

Why do manufacturers build 1000cc superbikes? Especially in today’s climate of nannying, mewling and frowning. I mean, what’s the point? It’s not like anyone can actually ride these things “to their limit” (whatever that means). The... Read More


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NOLAN N87 HELMET REVIEW – BLASTED SEX-METAL

Published on February 13th, 2017 | by Boris

I’m so the right bloke to test full-face helmets. The last full-face I actually bought is still lying in a paddock just outside Melbourne where I threw it in a fit of claustrophobic pique. But because... Read More


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“THE ROAD-SNAKE BIT ME’ and other whines…

Published on January 28th, 2017 | by Guest Writer

By Dai Buckley There may not be a growing number of brainless young motorcyclists on the road, but there is certainly a great increase in the number of their exploits proudly and publicly penned hitting my... Read More


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EUROPEAN VACATION – PART THE FOURTH

Published on January 25th, 2017 | by Boris

In which I take a positive Karmic step, examine the pacification of Magyar barbarians and making deals with the devil, rejoice in the sheer lack of signage, consider getting me to a nunnery, call my wife,... Read More


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2017 TROY BAYLISS CLASSIC – DIRTY DEEDS

Published on January 22nd, 2017 | by Boris

Once a year, the legendary Troy Bayliss invites a bunch of people to do some flat-track racing up in his old home town of Taree, on the NSW north coast. Many of these people are somewhat... Read More


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