Pikes Peak Chris Gilmore

Scary video of KTM’s Pikes Peak record

KTM has claimed a 1-2 victory in the heavyweight division of the Pikes Peak International Hillclimb last weekend and released this 10-minute video of the record-breaking ride. Rookie Chris Gilmore set a record of 9:49.265 on his KTM 1290 Super Duke R and was closely followed by Aussie Rene Scaysbrook on the same bike. He …

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Oxley Highway hillclimb speed reductions RMS safety standard limits

Hillclimb race for Oxley Highway?

The idea of a Sunshine Coast International TT is morphing into an international hillclimb event on the Oxley Highway, NSW, like the famous Pikes Peak Hillclimb. Organisers Inside Line Events International say they originally intended to run a hillclimb on the Oxley mountain section of the highway and “almost had it over the line” with …

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Empulse RR at PIkes Peak

Victory Motorcycles double at Pikes Peak

Victory Motorcycles has returned triumphant to the famous Pikes Peak International Hill Climb with wins in the electric bike and exhibition powersport classes. The company has now released the following 360 degree videos. You may or may not see them in 360-degree format, depending on whether you have updated your browser. WATCH VIDEO OF THE ELECTRIC …

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Jack Miller wins the 2016 Assen MotoGP on a Honda

Jack Miller scores first MotoGP win

Australian MotoGP rider Jack Miler proved he’s “not an idiot” with his first GP win in the Assen race overnight. He also became the first non-factory racer to win a premier class event since 2006. Rain was the great leveller of machinery in the Assen MotoGP, allowing talent to shine through as it did for …

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Indian Motorcycle hillclimb bike

Indian Scout becomes hillclimb bike

Indian Motorcycle has revealed an Indian Scout transformed into an historic hillclimb bike called the Black Hills Beast. It continues a strong tradition of Indian and Victory motorcycles, both of the Polaris group, in building concept motorcycles. However, don’t get too excited about this becoming a production bike as few of the outlandish concepts these …

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Cootha Classic hillclimb

Cootha Classic hillclimb attracts bikes

The Mt Coot-tha hillclimb in Brisbane returns this weekend (Saturday, September 5) after a four-year hiatus with some rare and exotic motorcycles and more off-track entertainment. Called the Cootha Classic, it brings hillclimb fun to the inner city and will attract some rare historic bikes including a Vincent HRD Black Lightning and other iconic brands such …

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