Will hiring replace motorcycle ownership?

Hiring motorcycles could be the future for the industry as BMW plans to launch a sharing system and American company Twisted Road has launched a motorbike version of Airbnb. BMW Motorrad executives recently suggested their future could be in sharing electric scooters in major cities. The company already has a sharing service for cars, so …

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Hertz Ride Touratech tour travel motorcycle hire

Hertz Ride offers motorcycle hire

Famous US car hire company Hertz has widened its business network to include a motorcycle hire and tour service in Europe and the USA called Hertz Ride. It offers hire services of a range of BMW GS, RT and R nineT models in Spain, Portugal and France, with Italy to be added this year. Together …

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Deals on West Coast motorcycle rental

Deals on West Coast motorcycle rental

If you are planning a ride on the West Coast of North America this northern 2017 spring, MotoQuest has some great “transporter” rental deals. These cheap “transporter” rental deals come up from time to time with American rental companies who want to transport bikes back in the other direction from one-way rentals. There are probably also some …

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WA Harley hire

Learners can hire a Harley Street 500

The first Harley-Davidson hire company in Australia to offer learners and novices rides on their learner-approved Street 500 is WA Motorcycle Hire and Tours in Perth. Owner Paul Morgan says he set up the company from January 1, 2016, to help learners, novices and returned riders get some valuable road experience.   “I used to …

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Eaglerider owner David Reece with Graham ASndrews

EagleRider is spreading its wings

New motorcycle brands, different styles of bike and a travel service are part of the new direction being taken at EagleRider Australia. Brisbane shop owner David Reece says the fastest-growing motorcycle sector is adventure riding, so he is adding the Triumph Tiger 800, Triumph Explorer 1200, and Ducati Multistrada 1200 models to his fleet. He’s also …

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