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Victory streamlines 2017 line-up

The 2017 Victory Motorcycles line-up introduces new colours and LED headlights, but streamlines its range from 15 to an even dozen. They have axed three cruisers, including the ‘5os hotrod style Jackpot, the Hammer 8 Ball, but not the Hammer S and sadly the Judge muscle cruiser. In Australia there are only 14 current models, because …

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Victory cautious over noise issues

Victory Motorcycles Australia has cautiously recalled several 2015/16 models over noise emissions issues, even though “very few” may be affected. The recall notice says noise levels “may not meet the regulatory requirements when the affected motorcycle is ridden under normal conditions”. “The motorcycle may not meet noise emissions standard required by UN ECE R41, certified to …

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Victory Motorcycles is 17 years young!

Victory Motorcycles turned 17 years old over the fourth of July Independence Day weekend and the American company is now targeting a younger demographic interested more in performance. To celebrate 17 years, Victory Motorcycle dealers around the world held ride days and I joined the Brisbane shop ride with videographer extraordinary David “Big Dave” Cohen to chronicle …

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