WP’s All-New (Closed) Cartridge Enduro Fork

December 7, 2020 0 Comments

After the release of the 2020 enduro model-ranges from KTM and Husqvarna, we talked a fair bit about the major setting changes made to their 48mm WP Xplor fork. We’ve also talked to the Authorised WP Suspension Centre, WP Newcastle, to get a handle on what various mod options to the OEM/standard WP Xplor fork …

2021 Dakar Rally: Environmental Initiatives

December 7, 2020 0 Comments

With climate change and caring for the environment an increasingly important issue for the global community, organsiers of the 2021 Dakar Rally have made the conscious decision to take action to reduce the 2021 event’s carbon footprint. For example, in addition to carbon offsets and the redistribution of uneaten food, all cars and trucks to …

2020 Romaniacs: Owned by Austria!

October 29, 2020 0 Comments

Originally scheduled to take place back in July, the 17th running of the infamous Red Bull Romaniacs – a five-day “Vertical Madness” hard/extreme enduro event run in Romania’s high-altitude Transylvania region – will be wrapped up this weekend. And when you look at the rider line-up, and the machinery they’re aboard, something tells us it’s …

Joker440 Spray: 5 Best Uses

October 29, 2020 0 Comments

Watching a mate go about his bike maintenance routine can make for fascinating viewing. Some will assure you a soapy sponge in one hand and a cold beer in the other is all that’s required. For others, a blast with a pressure washer and compressed air does the trick. Truth is, most of us fall …