Rocky Mountain Adventure Bike Touring Company

Adventure riding in the Canadian Rockies

Have you ever wanted to ride an adventure motorcycle through the beautiful Canadian Rockies and not take the tourist highways? Rocky Mountain Adventure Bike Touring Company not only specialises in guiding riders along the interesting and adventurous paths less travelled, but they do it on something more suitable than tired old rental BMW GS behemoths.   Lisa …

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Honda NC750X adventure bikes

Honda updates midsize adventure bikes

Honda has unveiled the updated 2016  CB500X and NC750X adventure bikes at the Tokyo Motor Show today (August 28, 2015). Upgrades for the learner-approved CB500X include a 100mm taller windscreen, LED lights front and rear, pre-load adjustable front suspension and new colours. We’ve seen lots of these kicking up dust in the outback as a …

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Honda CB500R

Honda recalls CB500 over fuel leak

Honda Australia has voluntarily recalled the learner-approved CB500 R sports bike and CB500 F naked bike over fuel leaks. The notice issued through the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says the float arm on the fuel pump level gauge may break off, due to reduced strength during usage. YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS ON RECALLS “The float …

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Honda CB500R

Honda recalls CB500 over oil leak

Honda Australia has voluntarily recalled its CB500 models to check for oil leaks. The recall notice says that due to “an incorrect procedure during manufacture” of the rocker arm shaft sealing bolt, it may come loose causing oil to leak from the CB500’s engine. “If the oil leak is undetected or unrepaired, loss of engine …

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Has Honda lost its Mojo?

I’m a little bit sad. It seems like Big Red has lost its Mojo. It seems Honda is more concerned with the volume Indian and Chinese markets these days. The company that brought us the CB750, Fireblade, Blackbird and so many GP victories seems to have lost its way since the GFC when they virtually …

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