BIKES

LAND SPEED RECORD NOT FOR THE FAINT-HEARTED

Napier man Walter Rands-Trevor, primed and ready to begin his land-speed record bid on Goudies Road, near Reporoa. Photo by Kit Greer.

SPORT’S GOVERNING BODY HAS A NEW MAN AT THE HELM

Paul Pavletich, from Ararimu, near Pukekohe, has been elected president of Motorcycling New Zealand

MODEST RIDER SETS “RECORD THAT SHOULD BE EASY TO BEAT”

A heady combination of Kiwi ingenuity, motorcycle engineering brilliance and an unbridled passion for pace can mean only one thing – land...

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?...

FEATURES

Paul & Kerry Lance

CELEBRATING 200 ISSUES OF BRM

200th ISSUE CELEBRATION With BRM reaching the milestone of 200 published issues at the beginning of 2021, we take...

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...

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...