Monthly Archives: July 2010

What’s in a Statistic?

Interesting facts are everywhere to be found. For example: once again a Honda motorcycle tops the sales charts for the first half of 2010. Of course it’s no surprise which model outsells Harley Davidson’s best seller, the XL883N, by 4 … Continue reading

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I Know Money is Tight, But …

Really, some people should not be allowed near machinery. Unfortunately machinery encompasses transport and in this case, motorcycles. Hopefully we are all aware of the necessity of maintaining our motorcycles in a safe and roadworthy condition. After all my years … Continue reading

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Zero Blood Alcohol Concentration

It’s official now.¬†Since July 1st, learner riders in Qld must have 0.00 Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC). So let’s be ultra clear about this one … If you hold a class RE licence and have held it for less than 12 … Continue reading

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As unique as this great country is, as are the ways to experience it. Continue reading

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A Sinking Feeling

So what’s your bike weigh¬†when it’s loaded? Mine would have to be over 250 kg, that’s a quarter of a tonne! Now lets put down the side stand and transfer all that weight through a tiny little pad the size … Continue reading

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Kawasaki’s Clearance

Kawasaki’s start of financial year sale Continue reading

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