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Comparo: Hyperbikes, GSX1300R Hayabusa or Ninja ZX-14R SE?

By  •  November 19, 2021

The days of the Hyperbike class are almost over. Years ago, we ran yearly shootouts involving half a dozen brands, ultra high speeds, 100s of litres of fuel and loads …
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Throwback Thursday: 1975 Laverda 3C 1000, Racer Test

By  •  May 11, 2023

Massimo Laverda had a finger on the pulse of the motorcycle market, leading other companies in making bikes people wanted to buy. We dive into Laverda’s 3C 1000 triple – …
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New Product: Avon 3D SUPERSPORT Hypersport Tyre

By  •  February 9, 2023

Avon Tyres has launched the latest member of its motorcycle range: Avon 3D SUPERSPORT, a hypersport tyre developed on the track and road, Avon say they’ve created the new hoop …
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Staff Bikes: BikeReview LiveWire, Jeff’s 3rd month going electric!

By  •  January 14, 2022

Since Simon Harris attended the Aussie launch, MDM did the Euro launch and Paul Bailey did our track test, Jeff became keen to test a LiveWire over a longer period to find out …
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Review: 2022 Suzuki GSX1300R Hayabusa

By  •  September 9, 2021

If you are old enough to remember the first Hayabusa and the impact it made back in 1999, you will understand why it has only needed two updates in 22 …
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Review: 2021 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R Special Edition

By  •  August 25, 2021

ZX-14R Project Leader Takeru Oshima did one hell of a job when he modernised the Ninja back in 2012. To think that it’s still a current bike, a decade later, …
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Throwback Thursday: Supercharged, riding the first Ninja H2

By  •  January 7, 2021

Getting the call from Kawasaki HQ five years ago, to let me know the Supercharged Ninja H2 was ready, was one of the highlights of my 20-year moto journo career. …
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Racer Test: Bimota YB5 T-Rex Racing Classic Superbike

By  •  October 18, 2020

35-years-old and this highly modified and very rare Bimota YB5 could well be one of the best handling retro motorcycles on the planet. Back in 2016, Jeff headed to the …
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Tyre Test: Bridgestone Battlax Hypersport S22

By  •  April 15, 2019

Bridgestone have been around forever, almost 90 years in fact, and are the world’s largest tyre and rubber company. So when they announced a new tyre that’s designed to be …
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In Review: Suzuki Hayabusa (2013-2018)

By  •  November 5, 2017

Thank the Hyperbike Gods that Suzuki have had the common sense and emotional attachment to their flagship model not to reinvent the wheel when it comes to the Hayabusa, with …
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