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02 December 2018

LONG TERM UPDATE: 2018 Yamaha WR250F Part 4

I’m in a rough patch. After finally getting the Yamaha WR250F exactly how I want it, with a fresh pipe, tall seat and GYTR levers perfecting an already impressive package, I’ve gone and crashed again.

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01 December 2018

LONG TERM UPDATE: 2018 Suzuki RM-Z450 Part 4

The RM-Z450 has had a full makeover this month with a new sticker kit custom-made for ADB by KustomMX Graphics. KustomMX has made graphics kits for my long-term test bikes for the past few years.

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30 November 2018

LONG TERM UPDATE: 2018 Beta RR430 Part 4

IT's been a big month for the Beta RR430 long-termer, after Clubby gave me permission to have my way with her. I chucked out the stock tyres and have gone with a new arrangement from GoldenTyre.

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28 November 2018

Yamaha WR250F GYTR Full Exhaust review

The engine in the WR250F is straight out of the YZ250F but with a few enduro tweaks so it’s an absolute animal for a quarter-litre enduro bike.

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08 November 2018

LONG TERM UPDATE: 2018 Yamaha WR250F Part 3

LAST MONTH I talked about finding more bottom-end for the Yamaha WR250F. Well, I found it, courtesy of the GYTR exhaust.

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07 November 2018

LONG TERM UPDATE: 2018 Beta RR430 Part 3

Editor Emeritus Andrew Clubb has given me his blessing to do what I please with his Beta RR430 long-termer as it looks like I’ll be taking care of it for a few more months.

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07 November 2018

LONG TERM UPDATE: 2018 Suzuki RM-Z450 Part 3

THIS MONTH I have been shortening the muffler to improve gas flow and ramp up the power delivery of the RM-Z450.

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06 November 2018

LONG TERM UPDATE: 2018 Sherco 450 SEF-R Six Days Part 1

For one reason or another, it feels like ages since I’ve had the privilege of an ADB long-termer in my garage.

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06 November 2018

LONG TERM UPDATE: 2018 Suzuki RM-Z450 Part 2

There is not much racing this time of year and Christmas is fast approaching so I’ve just been spinning laps and enjoying the RM-Z.

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05 November 2018

LONG TERM UPDATE: 2018 Yamaha WR250F Part 2

I’m beginning to understand why Enduro Editor Geoff Braico loved the 2018 Yamaha WR250F so much at the press launch: it’s because this thing is custom-built for racers.

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05 November 2018

LONG TERM UPDATE: 2018 Beta RR430 Part 2

Two months into what was going to be Andrew Clubb’s Beta RR430 long-termer and what started as something fun and innocent is becoming much more serious.

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03 November 2018

REVIEW: Golden Tyre FTS

IT’S NOT OFTEN we come across a unique product when we’re talking about hoops, but Golden Tyre’s Flite Tubeless System (FTS) is unlike any other dirtbike tyre.