Adventure Bike TV are well known for their thorough bike tests, but they’ve never pitted the latest dual-sport tyres against one another… until now! In Series 5, Episode 5 presenter Graham Hoskins teamed up with former British Enduro champion Mark Molineux of Sweet Lamb Rally Centre in Mid Wales to pit five popular knobbly tyres […]
Last week we were privileged to be able to welcome record breaking adventurers Simon and Lisa Thomas to our offices in the UK. Back in 2003, looking for a break from their day-to-day lives, the couple set off on what they expected would be a 12 to 18 month trip. Fast forward 12 years, and […]
Yamaha launched the DT125 back in 1974, and despite not undergoing any major change since the 80’s, they continued to be popular learner-legal machines well into the new millennium. In truth, most DT125s don’t stray from the road, but as Practical Sportsbikes editor Jim Moore knows full well, they’re more than capable off it too. […]
This weekend marks the first ever KTM UK Adventure Rally, which follows on from the success the Austrian bike manufacturer has had with similar events across the globe. KTM UK’s event will be held at the 6,600 acre Sweetlamb complex, in the heart of the Cambrian Mountains, from Friday 29th June to Sunday 1st July. […]
Every two years since 2008, BMW have organised the increasingly popular International GS Trophy in various locations across the globe, attracting many teams of thrill seeking adventurers in the process. This year’s 6th edition of the event was held in Mongolia, where for the first time not one but two female teams qualified. Back in […]
Quest True Adventure – when man and machine come together to take on one of the world’s most hostile environments.
It’s almost time for the annual APC Rally in Australia, and keen to test out their new off-road kits for the BMW G310GS the team at Rally Raid in Northampton have shipped some half-way around the world to take on the challenge. Every year APC Rally hold various events around the world, with courses designed […]
There can be absolutely no doubt that the re-introduction of the Africa Twin has been a roaring success over the last two years. Honda’s original bike developed a real cult following, but the latest model has real universal appeal – bigger than some middleweight competitors, but smoother and less imposing off-road than some of the heavyweights. […]