BIKES

BRM Trackday Project

Have you thought of getting into track days but weren’t sure where to start, what to get and where to go?...

Support for NZ’s next generation of legends

MTF Finance has announced the launch of the ‘Future Legends Scholarship’. The scholarship has been developed to support and nurture talented young...

Getting Ready To Rallye

With the BMW GS Rallye taking place in Martinborough on November 7, we managed to persuade BMW NZ to lend us...

New Two Stroke Set For Launch

Britain’s brand new motorcycle company, Langen, launches The Two Stroke at Salon Privé, Blenheim Palace Quick Facts

FEATURES

Better Year – from The Hot Seat

Hurray! Summer is here! And what does that mean? Hopefully an end to 'annus horribilis' (as Paul Owen puts it in his...

Rider Resurgence – The Hot Seat

Covid has had peculiar repercussions throughout everyday life, I reckon. House prices going ballistic is one, as Kiwis flock home to the...

Ride Aware – The Hot Seat

As often happens, I had the idea for my editorial sorted early in the month, only to have something happen the day...

Stripped Back – The Hot Seat

Welcome to issue 194 of Bike Rider Magazine, and I’m hoping that by the time you’ve got this copy in your hands...

Richa Atlantic Gore-tex Jacket – Product Review

We thought getting a jacket like the Richa Atlantic at the beginning of summer was going to see it ending up in...

New Normal

I’m writing this editorial as we make a move to Level 2 from our Covid-19 enforced lockdown and wondering what the ‘new...

PRODUCT REVIEWS

Cardo Packtalk Black Review

Tester: Paul | Distributed by: Motogear | Price: $649 | Check it: www.motogear.co.nz We recently received a Cardo intercom to...

OXFORD HINTERLAND MENS TRILAMINATE JACKET

Tester: Paul | Distributed by: Whites Powersports | Price: $699 | Check it: www.bits4bikes.co.nz Isn't it often the case the...

Richa Extreme 2 Gore-Tex Glove – Product Review

Tester: Paul | Distributed by: Whites Powersports | Price: $309 | Check it: www.richa.co.nz Even though we’ve had one...

PMJ Jeans

Tester: Kerry | Price: $399.00 | Distributed by: Eurobike Wholesale | Check It: www.eurobike.co.nz Throwing on a pair of...

Flippin’ Great – LS2 Valiant Helmet

Tester: Paul | Distributed by: Whites Powersports | Price: $549 | Check it: www.bits4bikes.co.nz I think everyone needs a...

Richa Atlantic Gore-tex Jacket – Product Review

We thought getting a jacket like the Richa Atlantic at the beginning of summer was going to see it ending up in...