Gear
0 Italian job

Italian job Style guru Borgo Panigale has released a retro collection of Ducati inspired clothing, including a cap, men’s T-shirt and jackets in both male and female cuts all featuring Italian flag colour accents. Panigale wants you to pose beside your Ducati while wearing the outfits, which come in a…

Special Features
0 Bike & Trade Show 2012

Speedweek Downunder Bike & Trade Festival Just wanted to let you know of our upcoming bike show next year, we would love to have you there……. First time ever held in Australia a 3 day camping festival. Fun filled family event with something for everyone to enjoy. Loads of events…

Special Features
0 10 Best Touring Accessories

Ten of the best Don’t go away without these! Naturally, touring is one of our favourite pastimes and as you probably know, there are certain things that can make the journey an even more enjoyable experience. Not only will accessories make the trip better, they may even entice you to…

News
0 Euro sales continue to nosedive

The European bike market is in trouble. Official figures show 2012 was the fifth straight year sales of motorcycles, scooters, tricycles and similar vehicles have declined, and 2013 has got off to an even worse start. With little over 1.3 million units sold in Europe, Powered Two-Wheeler sales have reached…

Blog
0 Road Rider Blog

Mick Matheson – Monday, March 04, 2013 You’ll be relieved to see that we’re cranking the kickstarter of our website at last, preparing to fire her up again and get rolling. Not before time, we know. The Road Rider website has been neglected for months, but now that I’ve got…

Special Features
0 Great Roads

Help us to Ride the world’s best roads! Here’s a bucket list with a difference I’ve decided that I want to put together another book. The idea is to go and ride the world’s greatest bike roads, photograph them and then write about them. Seriously, there is nothing I wouldn’t…

Special Features
0 A tribute: Erik Buell

Pegasus will fly no more Buell American Motorcycles closes its doors The announcement from Harley-Davidson was uncharacteristically terse, possibly an indication of just how difficult it had been to make the decision to close Buell. The money involved is pretty close to the major investment that H-D made in MV…

Travel Stories
0 Poatina Esses

Uphill battle Recently someone criticised the Bear for writing a story ‘that had nothing to do with motorcycling’. In response he wrote this. I am not a fisherman. I subscribe to the attitude expressed so succinctly in the comment that if you “give a man a fish, you feed him…

Blog
0 Road Rider Blog

The Bear – Friday, October 09, 2009 Another month as passed which means another new lot of prizes Congratulations to Ross and Raymond who won last months giveaways Remember anyone who leaves a comment on any blog post within the month goes into the draw. This months freebies: 1. Ewan…

Travel
0 Death Valley daze

Getting down Things are looking up down there Here’s a free tip for the national parks people responsible for Death Valley: tell potential visitors it’s just like going down into a mine — without the claustrophobia! A friend who was working in a copper mine told me once that when…

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