Riding by the seat of your pants

Research from Deakin University has showed a standard pair of denim jeans will last between 0.5 – 1 second if you hit the road at 50km/h. Ouch!

Motorcycles now allowed in bus lanes

This announcement has been welcomed by the WA Motorcycle Riders Association, who have been advocating for a trial to allow motorcycles to use bus lanes even during peak periods. This initiative has been successful in the Eastern States and overseas and contributes to increased safety for motorcycle riders.

Tips for motorbike riding in hot weather

With summer in full swing, and the days heating up, we’ve put together a few tips to make those blue skies more enjoyable on the bike.

By |January 28th, 2015|Motoring Advice|0 Comments

Motorcycle Safety Week

Motorcycle safety week (22 to 30 November) started poorly, two riders tragically lost their lives in the days before the launch.  The very high number of motorcycle fatalities in 2014 is alarming.

By |November 28th, 2014|Road safety|0 Comments

5 tips for getting your motorbike “summer ready”

It’s that time of the year, when the weather warms up and dries out, perfect weather to get out on the motorbike and enjoy the ride.

For some, winter may have been a time to put the motorbike in storage and therefore there are 5 simple checks that will make that first ride back  a pleasure.

By |October 10th, 2014|Motoring Advice|0 Comments