Every day should be No Day to Die.

For the first time ever No Day to Die was held on 2 September this year. A great initiative to make the public see and hear bikers on the street, roads and around them. Bikeroutes had a quick chat with Gary mymidbikecrisis Sletcher, one of people behind this event. What motivated No Day to Die? There […]

AMiD 2012 bike show a roaring success

It was a biker’s heaven this past weekend at the Nasrec Centre next to Soccer City in Johannesburg. The AMiD motorcycle show was held there, hosting a variety of manufacturers. Not only bikes, but all sorts of gear and useful things bikers drool over. From Friday till Sunday thousands of people and bikers from around […]

Honda’s brand new dual purpose lite sets off.

Honda Motor Southern Africa today announced a new model to their motorcycle line up. The brand new CRF250L, “a dual purpose, multi role motorcycle”. According to Honda most important, and a driving force for the engineers working to deliver a multi-faceted motorcycle, was to produce something that could connect many people to Honda, and help […]

BMW’s F 650 GS and F 800 GS refreshed.

At the beginning of July BMW Motorrad announced that its two mid-range adventure seekers, the F 650 GS and F 800 GS, went through some changes. Mostly cosmetic. The  F 650 GS will from now on be known as the F 700 GS. It will still be powered by the 798cc twin cylinder engine, but […]

On the podium, Triumph’s brand new Trophy.

Triumph Motorcycles is entering the touring market with the launch of the all new shaft driven Trophy. At the heart of this tourer will be the same 1215cc tripple that makes the Tiger Explorer purr. This engine gives you a impressive 99 kW en 120 Nm in your right that you can easily twist as ride by wire […]