BIKES

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

Virus Buster Run

Planet Chopper is a motorcycle tour business founded by father and son Mark and Ben Van Leewarden from New Zealand. The company operates...

ZX-25R Pre-orders Open

If you’re in the market for the hottest 250cc four-cylinder in town, then you need to get your finances sorted and...

FEATURES

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...

FIVE RFX1 Gloves – Product Review

I’m not like many riders on the road who, it seems, believe their bare hands are abrasion-resistant. Nope, a decent set of...

PRODUCT REVIEWS

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...

Scott Dual Raid Suit

If I’m ever adventure riding, this Scott Dual Raid suit is the kit I reach for as I know it gives...

Pirelli Angel GTII tyres – Product Focus

The Pirellis have been fitted to our longterm Suzuki GSX-S750 for a few months now, with the stylish rubber handling road duties...