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Throwback Thursday: LCR-Krauser Sidecar

By  •  June 17, 2021

I really ought to have known better than to get myself talked into doing it again. I mean – how many times in your life do you have to be …
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Throwback Thursday: The 1996 ELF Swissauto 500 ROC

By  •  June 3, 2021

This month Alan continues on his journey of riding the most legendary two-stroke GP 500s of the past. This time it is the utra trick, 190hp, 129kg Swissauto ELF 500 …
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Throwback Thursday: The 2015 Suzuki GSX-S1000

By  •  May 20, 2021

The new GSX-S1000 is being tested by the Euro press as we speak and is expected to arrive here in Q1. That means now is a great time to grab …
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Throwback Thursday: Chaz Davies WSS Yamaha YZF-R6, A Decade On!

By  •  May 13, 2021

Chaz Davies historically wrapped up the WSS title exactly 10 years ago this year on the now legendary (and becoming collectable when talking early models) phased out for the street …
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Throwback Thursday: 2001 WSBK Benelli Tornado

By  •  April 29, 2021

This Benelli was the first motorcycle to take advantage of WSBK’s three-cylinder 900cc capacity class, joined in 2003 by Foggy Petronas. In June 2001 the 60,000 fans lining Misano racetrack …
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Throwback Thursday: 2011 WSBK Yamaha YZF-R1

By  •  April 22, 2021

Being a fan of the Yamaha R1 and having owned three, the chance to ride Marco Melandri’s WSBK machine exactly 10 years ago on one of my favourite tracks was …
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Throwback Thursday: 25 Years, The Drysdale 750 V8

By  •  April 15, 2021

The Drysdale 750 V8 is an engineering masterpiece and an important part of Australia’s automotive history. When I rode it I didn’t know what to expect, but after a few …
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Throwback Thursday: 1956 Moto Guzzi 500 V8 GP Racer

By  •  March 18, 2021

Ask any knowledgeable bike fan to nominate the most exotic, most desirable Grand Prix racer ever built, and the Moto Guzzi 500 V8 will be almost certainly be The One. …
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Throwback Thursday: Used Ride, 1984 Yamaha RZV500R

By  •  February 25, 2021

I have to admit that I am a certified RZ nutter. My first road bike was an RZ250FN and I’ve had a few RZs over the years as well as …
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Throwback Thursday! Bartol 250cc GP Racer

By  •  February 18, 2021

Jocular and modest, but focused and determined, Austrian Harald Bartol was one of the top two-stroke tuners in the GP paddock up until the demise of the 125GP class in …
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