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January 2017 – Issue 151


World Launch: Kawasaki Z1000SX
It was always a great bike, but Kawasaki have taken the successful formula and added a sprinkling of the latest technology.

Test: KTM 1290 Super Duke GT
Combine the madness of a Super Duke with a bit of touring goodness and you get one hell of a road bike.

Test: BMW R nineT
A German take on the modern retro genre sees the legendary flat-twin finding its way into a whole new range.

New Models: EICMA 2016
The surprises keep on coming as 2017s new models are continuing to set  a high standard.

Test: Honda Africa Twin
With Honda’s new adventure machine taking the world by storm, we put the auto version through its paces on and off the road.

Test: Victory High-Ball
Tall ‘bars, a laid-back ride and white wall tyres might not be for everyone, but don’t knock it till you’ve tried it.

LAMS Test: Hyosung GT250R
If you’re looking for a small capacity machine that’s real-world sized, the GT250R has what you need.

Two’s company
Not used to taking pillions? We’ve got the rules you need to stick to when taking someone for a ride.

EVENT: Smith’s Clay Classic
What happens when a group of NZ road racing legends tackle a dirt track? We went to find out!