Infringement scam

Infringement scams

I’d just been riding in Victoria so wasn’t surprised when an email popped up entitled, “Traffic infringement notice — photographic evidence” but even before I could get my back up about the state government’s traffic-based […]

Far Island Fox Hunt: On the frustration of non-failing drives

Drive failure

The Far Island Fox Hunt: On the frustration of non-failing final drives Odd as it might seem my old BMW has been ‘retrofitted’ with a particular component of a particular model prone to a quite […]

Suzuki Hayabusa


Suzuki is offering discounts of up to $1800 on Hayabusa, GSX-R and Boulevard motorbikes until the end of May. All the Boulevard cruisers, from the learner-legal S40 single through to the mean M109R V-twin have had […]

Ducati celebrations

Ducati celebrations

NF Importers has celebrated half a century as the Australian Ducati distributor, the longest in Ducati history. The milestone was celebrated during the Ducati Global Dealer Conference in Sorrento, Italy, where Ducati Motor Holding CEO Claudio Domenicali and sales and marketing VP […]


Adventures in Paradise

It’s day four of the BMW Safari in Tasmania, a couple of hours into a spirited 400km round trip from Hobart that weaves its way through the Southwest National Park to Strathgordon and Lake Gordon Dam. I’m riding for the first […]