What’s in the Latest Issue?


NZ Exclusive: Kawasaki Z900RS
Kawasaki finally re-enters the retro game with arguably one of the most visually stunning examples in the segment.

Tested: Suzuki GSX-R1000
It was a revelation on the track at Phillip Island, so how do you make a Kiwi test of the Suzuki GSX-R1000 even more special? Throw in an ’86 GSX-R1100 in the mix of course!

Tested: Kawasaki Z900
Kawasaki has a long-standing heritage of producing hot 900s and the green machine delivers a fitting demonstration of Japanese design philosophy with its super-naked street superstar.

Tested: Triumph Tiger Sport
Street smart and slick, the 1050 Tiger Sport proves that Triumph can hybridise with the best of them, turning a trick for the corner carvers with its adventure sport tourer.

Reader’s Ride: Yamaha XSR900
When a good bike can get just that little bit better. you don’t have to be outlandish to be eye-catching as the Ace of Spades proves.

Tested: Kawasaki Versys-X 300
Kawasaki’s entry into the compact adventure class takes to the road with a fun twist on modern adventure.

Tested: Harley-Davidson Fat Bob 114
The new Harley-Davidson Softail range has its Hot Rod in the 114cu Fat Bob. We take it for a tyre-shredding spin!


Bike of the Year: The Class of 2017
It’s that time of the year again where we head to BRM’s Top Secret think tank to decide the best of the bunch from the past year.

Feature: Burt Munro Challenge
It’s a highlight of the Southern city’s calendar, and for good reason. We tell you what to do and where it’s at for Invercargill’s biggest annual event. It’ll be one hell of a weekend!

Feature: Team BSP
The newest team on the grid for Nationals are bringing a professional GP slant to Kiwi rider development.

Feature: Charlie’s Traditional Pinstriping
Don’t stand still chatting when Charlie ‘Chaz’ Allen’s got a handy-dandy paintbrush, unless you want some sparkle on your skin.

Ride Forever: Goin’ For Gold
Sean joins up with a Ride Forever Gold Course to give his riding a bit more polish.

Shop Talk: Techmoto
Kingsland has far more going for it than posh cafes and lattes. Motorcyclists have the team at Techmoto to thank for that.

Classic Bike: Yamaha XV750
It’s not the prettiest classic bike you’ll ever see, but that’s what over 400,000km of global travels will do to a bike!

Travel: Your Guide to Summer
With the help of MotoEvents.nz, we’ve put together your list of rides and places to visit over the summer season.

Feature: Pro Rider
So you think you’re an Elite Rider? Think again, matey.