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Throwback Thursday: Suzuki XR23B, Racer Test

By  •  April 6, 2023

Loosely referred to as the RG650, Suzuki’s steroid-laden XR23B was originally conceived in 1976 as a testbed to advance development of the Japanese company’s XR14 500GP contender – the bike …
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Throwback Thursday: 1983 Harley-Davidson XR1000R Lucifer’s Hammer, Racer Test

By  •  March 2, 2023

2023 sees Harley-Davidson celebrating its 120th birthday – but the 81st running of the Daytona 200 on March 11 will also mark the 40th anniversary of one of the company’s …
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Throwback Thursday: Ginger Molloy’s Kawasaki H1R, Racer Test

By  •  January 26, 2023

50 years on from its season in the sun, Ginger Molloy’s milestone Kawasaki H1R is alive and racing in Australia in completely original form, thanks to the son of the …
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Throwback Thursday: 1982 ELFe Endurance Racer, History & Racer Test

By  •  November 24, 2022

ELF, a French oil giant, became one of the biggest names in endurance racing and motorcycle innovation of the ’80s. At the head of this strange collaboration was one of …
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Throwback Thursday: Riding A Wes Cooley Rep Suzuki GS1000S

By  •  October 20, 2022

We will call this one an “unofficial” Wes Cooley edition because Suzuki never actually marketed the bike a Wes Cooley GS1000S. It was simply a blue and white S version …
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Throwback Thursday: Riding The Original Ducati Monster M900

By  •  October 13, 2022

The Ducati Monster opened up a whole new world for the Italian brand. Pulling them out of a financial slump to become one of the most popular machines the brand …
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Throwback Thursday: 1975 Godier & Genound Kawasaki 1000 Endurance Racer

By  •  September 8, 2022

Before it evolved into the long-distance version of Superstock racing that it’s become today, Endurance racing showcased the most innovative motorcycles on the planet. No motorcycle better qualifies for that …
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Throwback Thursday: Eddie Lawson’s Cagiva V592, 30-Years On

By  •  August 4, 2022

On July 12th, 1992, a modern two-wheeled fairy-tale came true. In a brave and tactically brilliant display of wet-weather riding on a drying track, four-time World champion Eddie Lawson won …
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Throwback Thursday: 1973 Japauto Honda 950SS Multiple Bol d’Or Winner, Racer Test

By  •  July 7, 2022

Japauto went from zero to hero with essentially overnight as the Honda CB750 broke cover in France back in the 60s. Avid racing fan and excellent business man Christian Vilaséca …
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Throwback Thursday: 2009 KTM RC8R, Changing A Lemon Into An Orange

By  •  June 16, 2022

As we celebrate Remy Gardner winning the Moto2 Championship on a KTM and now riding MotoGP for the brand, along with Jack Miller signing for two-years, over a decade on …
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