Inside Motorcycle Trader 308 | Tools, Tears and Trials
In this edition of Motorcycle Trader we head out into the dark of night to pit three Suzuki GSX’s down the Calder Park straight for a dragstrip shootout.
“Ahead was a shiny bitumen that disappeared into complete darkness…”
Read all about Cam’s night in drag on page 18.
New MT recruit, Deputy Editor, Sean Muir takes Ducati’s Scrambler Sixty2 for a fun-tastic trek through Sydney and surrounds in search of the answer to whether this is the LAMS’ next-big-thing.
Cam heads to the launch of Triumph’s Speed Triple S & R and lets his inner hoon get revved up to take on the naked streetfighter.
Steady yourself as we dive down memory… or is that ‘mammary’ lane… with one of our two readers’ tales – this by Stewart Howard – as he shares his mesmerising motorcycle memorial of how two breasts became a love for two wheels. We dare you not to laugh!
Likewise grab a tissue as a simple oil change brings a grown man – (another of our fab readers, ESPO) – to tears in this epic tale of tool kits and bashplates.
We track test bike builder Paul Taylor’s one-off single-cylinder race machine, the classic McIntyre Matchless G50.
…meanwhile CHarris blazes the trail of Trials & Enduro cross-training with Australia’s Got Talent semi-finalist and Hugh Jackman’s motorcycle stunt double in Wolverine, Tim Coleman.
Now bang out that tissue box again for this heart-warming story of surviving cancer and ticking the ‘bucket list’ by living the dream of riding on a Harley…
And we bring you all our usual metal amusements – Future Classics, Spannerman, Bike Detectives, Collectables, Under the Hammer, Cam, Guido and Roothie’s columns as well as take a peek in our own sheds for Our Bikes… All this and so much more in Motorcycle Trader issue #308, on sale Thursday, May 26.