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Feb 14

Reboot Buggy

Industrial designer, Joey Ruiter brings his modern day carriage to life by ignoring the parameters of what a car is supposed to be and asking what a car wants for itself. It’s a story about steel and horsepower, but really it’s a story about what happens when we aren’t afraid to be curious.


17
Feb 14

Emirates Desert Championship – Round 3

The UAE Desert Championship is being introduced to safeguard the future of rallying at a national level but also to take the country’s original motorsport discipline to new heights. It meets a growing demand from the country’s motorsport fraternity for a new series of highly competitive events run in a natural environment, with an emphasis on safety. The inaugural 2013-14 series will consist of four Baja-style events taking place in October, November, January and February, with categories for cross-country cars, cross-country buggies, motorcycles and quads. The championship is being organised by the Emirates Motor Sport Federation with the full support of the Automobile and Touring Club of the UAE, the national motorsport authority.


10
Feb 14

Short / CRD #42 Desert

Here is a quick look at Cafe Racer Dreams’ BMW R1100GS, CRD #42 Desert, filmed by Enrique Pacheco.


06
Jan 14

Rally Dakar 2014 / The ultimate test for off road bikes

The Dakar is still one of the toughest tests for man and machine. Watch Helder Rodrigues of Honda HRC Rally preparing for Dakar 2014.


04
Jan 14

Dirty Sunday / France


02
Dec 13

Fifty Years of Kicks / Motorcycle Documentary

By Motojournalism and Traction off-road E-rag. Documentary about off-road riders Paul Rodden and Larry Murray, two venerable motorcyclists who just won’t stop doing what they love. As they say, you don’t stop riding when you get old, but you get old when you stop riding!


18
Nov 13

Bolivia’s Road of Death to Coroico

This is an intro to the joy and adventure of riding motorcycles from La Paz, Bolivia up and over the Andes to the semi-tropical Yungas region on the world’s most dangerous Road, aka the Road of Death to Coroico. If you have ever thought much about pushing your own limits – physical and mental – we suggest you check out the video then go to Bolivia and ride it yourself. Check out Adventure Moto Bolivia. Continue reading →


01
Nov 13

Video / The Terminus

The Terminus features 2013 GNCC champion Kailub Russell and runner up Charlie Mullins as they battle for the title in the final round of the season. With only two points separating them it would come down to who won the race in Indiana. GNCC is the premier series in off-road motorcycle racing and continues to host the top pro talents from around the world. The video is about 7 minutes 30 seconds, so grab that cuppa.


10
Aug 13

Motoped / Motorised Downhill Mountain Bike

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Did you hear about Motoped before? We didn’t either. Apparently it’s the perfect mix between a mountain bike and a moped.

The frame is custom built and all you need to do is to insert an engine of your choice ranging from 50cc to 150cc. Swing arm is beefed up while to handle the load while the front forks are typical bicycle downhill units. Pedals are still there, so no problem with low-fuel situations. Continue reading →


05
Aug 13

Video / A Day at Home

A digital short showcasing Chris Hollis enjoying some downtime and a free-ride through the outskirts of his hometown, Port Macquarie NSW Australia. At 29, Hollis has established himself as one of Australia’s most prominent Off-Road motorcycle racers. His unique blend of smooth-lines and calculated-speed make him a favourite to watch, both in and out of the competitive arena.

Film & Edited by Shane Fletcher