When Suzuki unveiled its V-Strom 1000 Concept last year there was little doubt it was simply a thinly-veiled production bike.
For endurance swimmers it’s the English Channel, for sailors; a solo round the world voyage.
Brett Metcalfe, Dean Ferris and Todd Waters will represent Australia in the 2013 Motocross of Nations in Teutschenthal, Germany on 29 September.
Chris Hollis and Daniel Milner traded Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC) round wins in Wedderburn, Victoria, over the weekend, with Motorex KTM's Hollis taking out Round 9 on Saturday and CDR Yamaha's Milner securing the victory in Sunday's Round 10.
For endurance swimmers it’s the English Channel, for sailors; a solo round the world voyage. For trekkies it’s the Kokoda Track and for mountaineers; Everest.
A team of six young Australians did their country proud in the Czech Republic over the weekend at the 2013 FIM World Junior Motocross Championships. There were two Australian riders competing in each of the three classes, with 85cc class rider Hunter Lawrence recording the best finish for the team.
Australian Supercross champion Gavin Faith will return to Australia to defend his Lites title with the Carlton Dry Honda Racing team.
Honda rider Marc Marques grabbed another win, another record and extended his championship points lead with victory at the US Grand Prix held on the famous Laguna Seca circuit this morning, Australian time.
The AORC still has a few weeks left of its mid-season break, so to catch up, check out FourOhFour and ADB's clip with the highlights from the off-road racing season so far. And grab the current issue of ADB to see what the leading riders have to say about the season to date.
Ryan Villopoto took a narrow victory in the eighth round of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship at Washougal, trading moto wins with Ryan Dungey over the weekend to secure his first overall win at his home track.
Daniel Milner has taken the lead in the Australian Four-Day Enduro (A4DE), coming out on top in Day 2 after seven gruelling special tests.
Matt Phillips is leading the Australian Four Day Enduro (A4DE) after taking the top spot in Day 1 yesterday at Harvey, Western Australia.
Kawasaki has rehauled the KX85 for 2014, completely redesigning the little bike to give it 20% more power, increased cooling, upgraded suspension, adjustable handlebar positioning and all-new bodywork.
Dean Ferris has fought his way back on to the FIM Motocross World Championship podium, taking second overall at the twelfth round at Hyvinkaa, Finland.
In 1962, on the salt-flats of Bonneville, 63-year-old Burt Munro’s dream of setting a land speed record on his 1920 Indian Scout came to fruition.
Ben Grabham has secured the victory in the second stage of the WA Desert Tri-Series at Indee Station near Port Hedland, after also winning the first stage three weeks ago.
Josh Cachia will sit out the remainder of the 2013 Monster Energy MX Nationals with an ongoing wrist injury that requires immediate surgery.
The MV Agusta F4RR just missed the boat to make this year’s AMCN AUSTest, but we still wanted to see and hear the bike at full noise at Sydney Motorsport Park.
Twelve-year-old Mason Semmens was too good for other young riders who dared to take on the tough Hattah Desert Race last weekend, taking the outright win in the junior small-wheel class on board his 85cc TM.
Eight bikes, three days, no maps and a weather warning – what better ingredients for an adventure bike test?