Locally built Suzuki RGV Hopkins Replica
Jan12

Locally built Suzuki RGV Hopkins Replica

Pics and build by Duane Coetzee There’s something really special about breathing in 2-stroke fumes and hearing the ‘ping’ from expansion pipes. 2-stroke sportbikes will very rarely be seen on showroom floors and if they are then buyers waste no time in grabbing them.   Jared, the owner of this beautiful Suzuki RGV VJ21, has quite a story behind obtaining it; “So, some years back in 2013 I moved from South Africa to live abroad in...

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MV25 Day at Kyalami
Jan12

MV25 Day at Kyalami

Pics by Gareth Davidson 13 December marked a very special day in Kyalami’s calendar, it’s the first Yamaha R World Track Experience hosted by Bidvest at this iconic revamped venue but what made this day really special was that, for the first time, we had Maverick Viñales here as well.   Yamaha ran a special over the last few months whereby any person who purchased either an R6 or R1 would get a ticket to ride with Viñales but...

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Ducati Family Day
Jan12

Ducati Family Day

Since Toby Venter took over the Ducati brand in SA, things have been getting steadily better for the red motorcycle manufacturer.     Even in these trying times Ducati has proven to be recession resilient and the Italian firm has posted growth on growth for the last few years. Ducati has now even opened a store in Cape Town with service centres in PE, Durban and Bloemfontein.     So as a thank you to all customers...

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Custom Ducati Diavel Diesel
Jan12

Custom Ducati Diavel Diesel

Pics by Gareth Davidson We recently got up close and personal with one of only four Ducati Diavel Diesel models in the country. Gerick Mouton, who is the proud owner of one of these rare machines, got in touch with us after we saw it on one of our Bike Nights and the idea of a feature was born. 666 bikes produced and Diavel in the same sentence could sound blasphemous but, before you judge, here’s Ducati’s super-short,...

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THE ROCOMAMAS CUSTOM, VINTAGE, CLASSIC & RETRO CHAMPIONSHIP
Dec11

THE ROCOMAMAS CUSTOM, VINTAGE, CLASSIC & RETRO CHAMPIONSHIP

ROCOMAMAS PRESENTS THE CUSTOM, VINTAGE, CLASSIC & RETRO MOTORCYCLE CHAMPIONSHIP AT KYALAMI GRAND PRIX CIRCUIT 25-27 MAY 2018   The AutoTrader SA Bike Fest, powered by Discovery Channel, is thrilled to announce the return of the successful Custom Bike Championship to the third fun-fuelled rendition of the festival, which takes place at Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit from 25th – 27th May 2018.  Next year, the team look...

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