Test & Review: MV Agusta F3 800 on the Open Road Freemium Video. Enjoy. To view Premium content, please subscribe. We move from tight twisty canyon roads to more open flowing roads. Can the suspension setup for canyon carving cope with a touring/commuting situation?
Review: GPI Industries Motorcycle Stands Freemium Video. Enjoy. To view Premium content, please subscribe. Mr. Williams, the editor, bought an "inexpensive" set of motorcycle stands off Amazon. Are they any good? And, what constitutes a "good" set of stands anyway?
Test & Review: 2020 MV Agusta F3 800, part 1 Freemium Video. Enjoy. To view Premium content, please subscribe. Well, we've hit the big time! A manufacturer has finally given us a press bike to test. Thank you, MV Agusta. Luckily we don't have to blow sunshine up your arse. Your bike [...]
Contact Patch: Pirelli Diablo Supercorsa TD Tire Test Premium Video Trailer. To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Pirelli has produced another track day tire, the Diablo TD (T for track, D for day... or maybe [...]
Contact Patch: Michelin Power Cup 2 Tire Test Premium Video Trailer. To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Mr. Moss decided to test Michelin's new Power Cup 2 race DOT tires. While it is a track [...]
Freemium Article. Enjoy. To view Premium content, please Subscribe or Login. UPGRADING THE SUSPENSION ON A YAMAHA MT/FZ07 – SUMMARY For a solo rider with a net body weight of around 90 kg (200 lb.) and a ready to ride weight of around 100 kg (220 lb.), I would suggest the following settings for [...]
Freemium Article. Enjoy. To view Premium content, please Subscribe or Login. With version 2 of the Nitron shock prepared by KSS being ready, I rode to New Plymouth to install the new shock. Valving was changed as was the needle taper and a 15nm/mm spring was installed with 12mm of preload. Front pressure was [...]
Premium Article Excerpt. To read the full article please Subscribe or Login. More testing with suspension, geometry and tyre pressures on yet another long haul ride from Cromwell to Nelson over Arthur's Pass and via the Buller Gorge. As the forecast was much warmer weather, this was a great opportunity to acquire [...]
Premium Article Excerpt. To read the full article please Subscribe or Login. Given the forecast or torrential rain in The Southlands, I decided to make the trip from Nelson to Invercargill in one go. Not the longest ride I have done but certainly one of the more physical and mental stress tests [...]
Premium Article Excerpt. To read the full article please Subscribe or Login. The OEM shock on the GT Tracer was not going to last forever and with a guesstimate of around 10,000kms - the rear tire wear showed it was time to retire. Thanks to Nitron in providing a prototype shock built [...]