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Throwback Thursday | Laverda 915 SFC Racer Test

By  •  June 27, 2024

Laverda used racing as a means of developing new models, and showing the finished product to be both fast and reliable. Hence the family-owned company’s proud record of success in …
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Throwback Thursday | Tuning Tips: Pommie’s Yamaha RD350LC

By  •  June 13, 2024

I was never really happy with the fuelling of my Yamaha RD350LC, which was featured earlier in the year, and the reason I never bothered too much with jetting, was …
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Throwback Thursday | Exactweld Yamaha TZ250 GP Racer

By  •  May 30, 2024

The current globalisation of road racing means that, in almost every country of the world, in every class, the same identikit array of Supersomethings line up on the grid to …
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1974 Maxton Dugdale Yamaha TZ385 racer test | Throwback Thursday

By  •  May 9, 2024

Back in the days before anyone dreamed Yamaha two-strokes would be venerated as prized collectables, the Dugdale Maxton Yamaha TZ385, that 50 years ago this year took Charlie Williams to …
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1974 Kawasaki H1 500 | Throwback Thursday, Classic

By  •  May 2, 2024

I’m used to riding the latest and greatest bikes all the time, so my idea was to buy something for myself that I was less likely to lose my licence …
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Used Ride 2014 Yamaha MT-07 | 10-Years On, Throwback Thursday

By  •  April 4, 2024

The Yamaha MT-07 arrived here 10-years ago. It’d originally been designed specifically for the Australian & NZ markets and like it’s larger sibling the MT-09, had been designed for rideability …
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Dr. John Wittner’s Moto Guzzi 8V Racer Test | Throwback Thursday

By  •  March 28, 2024

Il Dottore leaving us will be felt not only in the USA, where the bikes he created were raced successfully to three AMA National titles in the 1980s by the …
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1949 Vincent Black Lightning Test | Throwback Thursday

By  •  February 29, 2024

More than 70 years ago the Vincent Black Shadow delivered the most performance from a street legal series production vehicle that money could buy – on two wheels, or four. …
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Throwback Thursday: Moto Martin Suzuki GSX1100, Racer Test

By  •  January 25, 2024

The French hearted and Japanese boned Moto Martin Suzuki GSX1100 has found it’s home down-under racing in the heavily competitive Post-Classic Unlimited Period 5 class. I was lucky enough to …
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Throwback Thursday Feature: The History Of Frame Makers Moto Martin

By  •  January 25, 2024

French chassis constructor Georges Martin had the right idea at the right time, as well as the determination and dedication to put it into practice. Moto Martin hand-crafted …
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