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LEVI SHERWOOD A MOTOFEST AMBASSADOR

Manawatu's Levi Sherwood may still be sidelined with injury, but that simply means there will be more time for fans to press...

Style Ducati exhibition opens in Saint Petersburg

Curtain up for the first exhibition in Russia dedicated to the origin and evolution of Ducati’s unmistakable styleThis will feature sixteen of...

Camping By Bike

It's almost the weekend, which at this time of the year means it's almost time to go riding! Being stuck in the...

CRAFAR TO HOST RIDER CLINIC AND TRACK DAY

If you want to be the best, it pays to be coached by the best and that's just what is being offered in...

DUNLOP CHOSEN AS OFFICIAL TYRE PARTNER FOR YAMAHA R3 BLU CRU...

Dunlop has been selected as the official tyre partner for the new Yamaha R3 bLU cRU European Cup. This exciting new championship,...

Classic MV Agusta’s to Steal Show

Privately owned, it is possibly the largest classic MV Agusta motorcycles’ collection in the world, and it will be up for auction...

Top 5 Roads To Ride

Friday again, and we're looking forward to another beautiful sunny weekend away on the bike! For today, we've dredged through some old...

FTR 1200 S Race Replica offer includes Akrapovič exhaust

Indian Motorcycle has announced the range-topping 2019 FTR 1200 S Race Replica will be launched exclusively with an Akrapovič exhaust at a...

INDIAN MOTORCYCLE NEW ZEALAND – BURT MUNRO CHALLENGE

Indian Motorcycle New Zealand will be attending the 2019 Burt Munro Challenge in Invercargill from the 6th – 10th February. 

HAMPTON DOWNS LEGENDS RIDER CLINIC & TRACK DAY

HOSTED BY SIMON CRAFAR HDMoto Members priority purchase opportunity On Thursday February 28th Simon Crafar,...

BMW Mottorad​ International GS Trophy 2020: New Zealand!

News released from Munich late on Friday (NZ time) is that our fair land has been chosen for the 2020 edition of...

World Champion for MotoFest

The spectacular celebration of motorcycling at Hampton Downs on March 2-3 known as the Mike Pero MotoFest welcomes a special guest this year...

A CLASSIC CELEBRATION TO STIR THE MEMORIES

New Zealand’s biggest and most famous classic motorcycle racing festival is almost upon us, with bike fans all around the country, and...

FRANKTON THUNDER 2019

Returning to Hamilton on March 10th 2019, the fourth annual Frankton Thunder extravaganza promises to be every petrol-heads dream, with bikes, cars, military vehicles,...

STAYING SHINY SIDE UP AT MIKE PERO MOTOFEST

Staying shiny side up will definitely be the right thing to do when the second annual Mike Pero MotoFest motorcycling festival roars into life...

KIWI COMPANY ON BOARD AT MOTOGP

Paraparaumu based company 'Healthy Start' have recently signed a yearly sponsorship deal with Clinica Mobile, one of the world's most prestigious sport medicine groups, gaining...

Production of the Diavel 1260 begins in Bologna

The first Ducati Diavel 1260 rolls of the production line at Borgo Panigale The Borgo Panigale plant has begun producing the new Diavel 1260. The...

GIVI New Technology

Motorcycle luggage manufacturer GIVI are constantly pushing the boundaries of their industry, and now they are pushing into the electronic age as well. Their latest...

METZELER GRAND TOUR

Metzeler Australia and New Zealand are pleased to be running their annual 'Grand Tour' experience again in 2019, with the added bonus that it...

New Yamaha YZF-R3 for 2019

Revealed in October 2018 - the year marking the 20th anniversary of the legendary YZF-R1 - the radical new YZF-R3 truly embodies Yamaha's 'no...

RETURNING KIWI ICON IS MIKE PERO MOTOFEST DRAW-CARD

It’s the homecoming of a Kiwi hero that is sure to excite the motorbike community when the Mike Pero MotoFest repeats its spectacular celebration...

Alex Phillis and John Reynolds to spearhead Kiwi Island Classic assault

Carl Cox Motorsport joins Kiwi assault New Zealand has unveiled its squad to contest the International Challenge at Phillip Island’s 26th annual Island Classic for...

BRIDGESTONE RELEASE NEW MODELS

Due on our Kiwi shores in February 2019, tyre manufacturer Bridgestone have released three new road tyre models to supplement their already impressive line-up....

HUGE CHANGES AT THE TOP OF SUPERBIKE STANDINGS

The volatile, unpredictable and exciting nature of motorcycle racing was perhaps never more in evidence than at round two of the 2019 New Zealand...

JORGE LORENZO TALKS JOINING THE REPSOL HONDA TEAM

We don't normally report on the MotoGP scene here at BRM HQ, as it is such a hugely publicised arena, with every media outlet gunning...

LANE PLACEMENT – ROAD CRAFT

Hey team, welcome to 2019! We're back at BRM HQ again after a thoroughly enjoyed Xmas and New Year break, hope everyone out there...

GIXXER Cup Delivers The Goods Once Again

The Stroud surname has long been associated with motorcycling glory in New Zealand - Hamilton's Andrew Stroud a record nine-time national superbike champion for Suzuki...

FIREWORKS EXPECTED AS SUPERBIKES HIT TIMARU

The superbike road-show rolls into South Canterbury this weekend and brings with it all the hype and hoopla that comes with high-adrenaline motorcycle racing. It...

IT’S A CHRISTMAS RUSH OF A VERY DIFFERENT KIND

The Christmas rush may be over by Boxing Day, but nobody in Whanganui will be slowing down at all. Let's just hope the Police...

YAMAHA’S CHANDLER IN CONFIDENT MOOD AHEAD OF THE NATIONALS

Wellington's Rogan Chandler will head into the 2019 New Zealand Superbike Championships in a confident mood as his build-up for that series continues to...

SUZUKI SERIES CONTINUES TO DELIGHT

The second of three rounds in this year's Suzuki Series at Manfeild Circuit Chris Amon, in Feilding, on Sunday picked up when it had...

Euro Emission Standards Explained

While there’s not really any vehicle emissions regulations in place in our “clean and green” country, the stringent European emissions rules are important to...

Team Rees Racing – The Rees Collective

Damon Rees and Mitch Rees have been hard at work all year, racing both in New Zealand and in Australia, and are keen to...

OVERSEAS STARS SURE TO GAIN SUZUKI SERIES MOMENTUM

The popular annual Suzuki Series kicked off near Taupo on Sunday with all the usual fizz, fanfare and frenetic race action and, despite the...

DIRT BIKE TEAM-MATES TACKLE ROAD-RACING SCENE

Bay of Plenty's Brad Groombridge and his Kea Trailers Race Team-mate Seton Head both love the power of their Suzuki dirt bikes, but they...

KAWASAKI’S RICHARDSON TAKES F1 GLORY AT SERIES OPENER

It may have been his first competitive outing on a 1000cc superbike, but Wainuiomata’s Shane Richardson showed at the weekend that he was more...

S.M.I.D.S.Y – ROAD CRAFT

In well populated urban areas, the risks of being involved in an accident increase exponentially when you're on a motorcycle, simply because of one...

2019 Triumph Speed Twin

All-new for 2019, the 1200cc Triumph Speed Twin reintroduces a legendary name back into motorcycling, looking to set a new category benchmark for how...

GROUP RIDING – ROAD CRAFT

It never ceases to amaze, how simple decisions on the road can make or break a ride. For the second part of our 'Road...

FLAT TIMES – ROAD CRAFT

We're almost back into summer again, which invariably means more of you will be pulling your bikes out of the dusty garage and getting...

Honda MotoGP Bike – Road Legal!

With only two of Honda’s road-going MotoGP replica bikes making their way to New Zealand, having the opportunity to cut a few laps around...

Ladies Only Himalayan Tour | Taking on the Heavenly Himalaya

Riding up the Himalayas on a Royal Enfield Bullet is on the ‘bucket-list' for many riders. But it's not often that a tour like...

How Quickshifters Work

The Ups and Downs of Quickshifters - Just how to they work? You’ve definitely heard about them, and maybe your bike even has one, but...

Husqvarna’s Grand Old TT Master

When it comes to iconic Isle of Man TT brands, Husqvarna aren't one of the marques that immediately come to mind. But the Swedish...

Pirelli Diablo Corsa II Review

Paul headed to South Africa for the launch of the new Diablo Corsa II tyre from Pirelli.

Bridgestone Adventure A41 Review

Where better to test the latest adventure tyre from Bridgestone than the roads and trails traversing the wilds of Morocco. Paul headed to the desert to sample the new rubber.

What do we need to do?

All we hear at the moment is the bleating from Auckland Mayor, Phil Goff about how he’s not got the money to fix the...

Cooling Vests: Beat the Riding Heat

Despite the fact we're now looking back at summer over our shoulders, recently, we’ve been out riding in 32 degree temperatures in full kit...

Doing It Tough: The Shane Richardson Story

On a recent Kawasaki launch at Pukekohe, Paul caught up with one of the nicest (not to mention fastest) racers in the paddock, Shane...

World Supersport Comparo – Suzuki v Kawasaki

With the rare opportunity to have not ridden one, but two different manufacturers World Supersport spec machines during the 2017 European season, Kiwi racer...