Easter safety message

Easter motorcycle safety messages

There is usually a spike in road accidents over the Easter holidays as traffic volumes increase and riders have more time to go riding. Rather than preaching about being safe and responsible, we’ve asked several motorcycle luminaries for their road safety tips and Easter messages. Double demerit points And remember, in NSW, ACT and Western …

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How to ride safely in the wet

How to ride safely in the wet: part 2

Next time it’s raining and the roads are wet, don’t stay inside watching the TV,  get out and ride safely using our expert riding tips. It’s good practice. Rather than give you our tips for riding on wet roads, we assembled a panel of experts to get their tips on riding techniques, tyre choice, roadcraft, …

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Wet weather riding Chris Vermeulen

Chris Vermeulen’s wet riding tips

We may not like riding in the rain, but with the weather being so unpredictable you are bound to get caught in the rain at some stage. Rather than give you my tips for riding on wet roads, we went to 2003 World Supersport champion, 10-time World Superbike race winner and MotoGP winner Chris Vermeulen for some …

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Lukey Luke will perform at the free Motorcycle Riders' Expo

Free Motorcycle Riders’ Expo for safety

Stunt king Lukey Luke will stage a show at the free Motorcycle Riders’ Expo in Melbourne in September to promote safety. The event is staged by two local councils, motorcycle representative groups, police and transport authorities and will include information sessions, stalls with discount safety gear and the chance for riders to meet and question 2003 World …

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Lewis motorcycles - Australia Day

Celebrate Australia Day on two wheels

Should we celebrate Australia Day with motorcycle stunts like these performed by the Indian Border Security Force motorcycle team? The Indian motorbike team will perform these stunts on Royal Enfields in a parade in front of US President Barack Obama today which is Indian Republic Day. Obama is the first US President to attend the …

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New Year resolutions

Top 10 New Year resolutions for riders

As the cobwebs clear from our numb skulls and the ringing from New Year’s eve reverie dies down, we ponder stupid New Year resolutions such as “I will never drink again”. We know that’s never going to happen. So here is my list of top 10 motorcycle New Year resolutions which are all achievable and …

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Jason Crump and Troy Bayliss will race at Moto Expo - Australia Day slide

Motorcycle stars line up for Moto Expo

A stellar line-up of riders will compete in the Moto Expo Baylisstic Scramble at the Melbourne Showground this month. The Baylisstic Scramble teams dirt track event will feature some of Australia’s best road, dirt track, speedway and motocross racers in the main arena at noon on the Saturday and Sunday with entry included as part of the general ticket price. The 20-rider line-up includes …

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Brisbane Moto Expo

Melbourne Moto Expo will ‘surprise’

Troy Bayliss was “stoked” at the end of the Brisbane Moto Expo today, despite missing out on the final of the Saturday night dirt scrambles. The racing event was the highlight of the motorcycle show held at the Brisbane RNA Showgrounds this weekend. The Expo attracted thousands of motorcycle riders from around the eastern seaboard, …

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Troy Bayliss leads the pack at the Troy Bayliss Classic comeback

Win passes to see Troy Bayliss race

Not only can you win one of three double passes to the Brisbane Moto Expo (March 21-23) and drool over all the motorbikes, but you will also be entertain by a stellar line-up of racers. CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT HOW TO WIN PASSES The Moto Expo also features the Motul Pirelli Baylisstic Scramble races …

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