Mary River Valley a motorcyclist’s haven Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special

Mary River Valley a motorcyclist’s haven

The Mary River Valley was almost deleted from our favourite list of places to ride when politicians threatened to flood it for a dam! It’s a long and stupid political story, but thankfully sanity prevailed and the massive Traveston Dam was never built. So a pretty little valley north of Brisbane remains a haven for …

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2018 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special

Black is back for Harley-Davidson Specials

Black is the new black for the Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special and Road Glide Special tourers with standard BOOM! Box infotainment systems. Like the Road King Special introduced earlier this year, the two new Special tourers feature black, black and more black. It’s black around the headlight, engine guard, forks, handlebars, controls, mirrors, indicators, tank …

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2017 Harley-Davidson CVOs review

The 2017 Harley-Davidson CVOs with the new 114-cube twin-cooled Milwaukee Eight engines are now even smoother and more sophisticated. In recent years, Harley has finally allowed Aussie journalists to ride and review their expensive Custom Vehicles Operations motorcycles. These have usually been reserved just for customers, but now journos are able to tell customers exactly …

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Harley-Davidson Street Glide around Europe

Harley-Davidson offers greatest job ever

Harley-Davidson is offering the best job ever – getting paid almost $35,000 to ride around Europe on a Harley Street Glide, find the best roads, with all expenses paid and you get to keep the bike afterwards. Sometimes I think my job is pretty good – I’m currently in New Zealand riding a Harley Rushmore …

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New Zealand

New Zealand app tempts riders

Today we head to New Zealand for two short weeks to explore mainly the South Island by motorcycle. We’ve ridden and driven in New Zealand on several occasions and have yet to be disappointed with the roads and scenery. This time we’re riding a Harley-Davidson Street Glide hired from Auckland Harley-Davidson. We’ll ride down to …

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CVO Road Glide Ultra

Are Harley CVO models worth the money?

That’s a difficult question to answer because Harley-Davidson CVO (Custom Vehicle Operations) motorcycles are built in limited numbers. I may as well ask what price do you put on bragging rights and exclusivity? Harley rotates the models that get the CVO treatment, usually having about four CVO models lasting two years. For 2015, the line-up …

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