Bikes

Hit the road in style

Husband and wife team Mike Gilbert and Samantha Warrender have launched a Ducati and Vespa tour and rental company in ...

A spirit for adventure has seen a husband and wife head out on the highway for a new business venture.

The last motorcycle ride video

Similar to the Harley-Davidson logo, the Last Ride logo features a very Kiwi silver fern.

The Christchurch motorcycle enthusiasts sold the boat and the bach to make motorcycle hearses.

Indian-Kiwi loves his Indian

Sunit Prakash with his Royal Enfield Bullet motorcycle. He is an Indian immigrant who had foreign motorcycles at home ...

Sunit Prakash's love affair with Royal Enfield bikes only started after he swapped countries.

Leaner and meaner cruisers

Harley developers started by getting the Slim to where they wanted it, then spun the rest of the range from it.

Just a few ingredients gives you a dozen new Harley-Davidsons. We ride the new Softail range.

Riding for mental health

Isaac London will ride a motorcycle from Canada to Argentina to raise awareness for mental health and suicide.

Auckland motorcyclist prepares for the longest ride of his life.

Women and their bikes

Stephanie Acraman will be riding along for the Distinguished Gentlemens Ride in Hamilton this year.

There will be plenty of 'eye-candy' for men and women at this year's DGR.

Wedded bliss on a bike

The Staffords traversed 21,044 kilometres over 12 weeks.

Auckland couple celebrate 40 years married with an 84-day, 21,000 kilometre motorcycle trip.

Harley's new hogs video

Harley-Davidson's 2018 lineup starts with some rebranded Softail motorcycles, including this Fat Boy.

Harley-Davidson's new batch of eight 2018 motorcycles share new chassis, new suspension and new engines.

Minimalist Multistrada makes sense

The new middleweight Multistrada is longer than the 1200, nearly as heavy, and is just as comfy and useful.

Ducati's fine L-twin breaks out into touring mode with the new Multistrada 950.

BMW F 800 GSA now fully equipped for adventure

NZ-only Touring Edition of F 800 GS Adventure adds all the equipment required to go exploring.

 Revised BMW is as adept at commuting as it is off the beaten track.

Ducati resurrects the road-sportsbike

Combining design elements of historic 916 and current Panigale, the Supersport creates a new category.

New Ducati can do it all - and do it well.

Bobber revival expands

Showroom Scout Bobber need only be the start: Indian has comprehensive personalisation programme.

Indian is in the Bobber club with a new version of the Scout.

Guzzi's charm even more discreet

Looks similar to last year's V7 Special, but third-generation model has new powertrain, frame and suspension.

You have to look beyond the heritage styling and name of the V7 Special to really appreciate it.

Ducati celebrates racing legacy

Rear view of the 1299 Panigale Final Edition.

1299 Panigale R Final Edition shares with the SL Ducati's most powerful, road-legal, twin-cylinder engine.

Another Munro sets land speed record video

Watch: Lee Munro - great-nephew of Burt Munro - screams across California desert on high-powered custom Indian Scout

Fifty years after Burt Munro set a land speed record, his great-nephew emulates him.

A master of all trades

Never mind the razor-cut form of the Superduke 1290 GT, experience the amazing way it functions.

This is arguably the most complete sport-touring motorcycle on the NZ market.

BMW brings quality to G 310 R

G 310 R is key to BMW Motorrad's plan to build more than 200,000 motorcycles per annum.

Learner bikes seldom offer as much status and quality as BMW's G 310 R.

Following in Burt's tyre tracks

Lee Munro with the 2017 Indian Scout he plans to ride at Bonneville.

History might be about to repeat itself as Lee Munro prepares to follow his great-uncle Burt to Bonneville.

Scrambler ready to ramble

Upright stance, wire wheels and high-riding exhaust system make this the looker of the Triumph 900 twin models.

New Triumph doesn't do what it says on the box. But don't take it so seriously.

Futuristic customised Ducati

Ducati XDiavel Thiverval.

Ducati unveils a futuristic take on its XDiavel cruiser just in time for a popular motorcycle gathering.

Kawasaki parties like it's 1989

KLR650 has given US military and adventurers 30 years of service; new seat and revised suspension this year.

The KLR650 proves they really do make 'em like they used to.

Duke 200 key to KTM's high aspirations

Hold the orange paint! Believe it or not the Duke 200 has a much more subtle appearance in 2017.

Austrian brand has reached its limit in dirt bikes. Time to really hit the road then.

'Ghost bike' mystery solved video

The riderless motorcycle cruising along the motorway.

Video of a motorcycle cruising along a motorway in France baffled the internet.

Down to a fine art

Artist Graham Hoete with his Burt Munro mural that he is working on in Invercargill.

A Burt Munro mural in Invercargill by Graham Hoete is already catching the eye of passers-by.

Kiwi superbiker digs deep for funds

Dillon Telford in action in Italy.

As the money runs low, a Kiwi superbike rider in Italy is turning to old-fashioned Kiwi ingenuity.

Versys 300 is no one-trick pony

Not be the prettiest bike in the Kawasaki dealership, but one of the most versatile and ready to tackle anything.

Broad talent from commuting to true adventure-riding is key to appeal of the Versys-X.

A good looking and cool cafe racer

Smaller tank put more engine on display than a Thruxton 1200, and gives the bike a lighter appearance.

Triumph's new Street Cup is a tempting blend of style and substance.

Heck of a collection, heck of a story

Tom White had spent two decades providing round the clock care for his quadriplegic son Bradley. Then, in April 2017, he ...

Motorcycle collecting entrepreneur Tom White had a plan but fate had other ideas.

Brass Monkey hits the road video

Winner of the most unusual vehicle at the Brass Monkey was Ross Hanson of Dunedin, with his Jetski bike that was made ...

About 1300 leather clad-motorcyclists braved sub-zero temperatures to attend the 37th Brass Monkey Motorcycle Rally. 

BMW's zero-emission scooter video

The BMW Motorrad Concept Link.

BMW unveils a zero-emissions concept scooter that targets urban travel.

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