Honda CB 500 X by Rally Raid Products © Brake Magazine 2016

Rated – Honda CB 500 X Adventure

To view the video review click the play button above.  A reliable as old horses Honda motorcycle transformed into an overland machine with hand-made parts and thousands of miles development to deliver a ch... Read More...
S 1000 XR © Brake Magazine © 2015

Rated – BMW S 1000 XR

Plenty of hype and plenty of sportsbike-like credentials (plus a ‘don’t take it off-road’ three-line whip) give us plenty to ponder as we test BMW’s S 1000 XR. A Roman road, Carnaby Street, a seat of power, ... Read More...
Alpinestar Tech 7 © Brake Magazine 2015

Rated – Alpinestar Tech 7 Enduro Boots

New for 2015 ‘Enduro’ spec Alpinestars Tech 7 boot promises protection but with more feel and grip at last, what took them so long! Alpinestars. Big company, lots of riding kit, lots of boots in the line-up, l... Read More...
Weise Atlanta Jacket Review © Brake Magazine 2015

Rated – Weise Atlanta Jacket/Marin trousers

This product test is a tale of two halves, quite naturally as we’re talking about a riding jacket and trousers, but also because I have massively different opinion about the two items of clothing. I am a fan o... Read More...
Aprilia Caponord Rally © Brake Magazine 2015

Rated – Aprilia Caponord 1200 Rally

Super-succesful sports and race bike manufacturer’s much forgotten adventure bike, the Caponord, steps up a gear, adopts a rally outfit and asks to be taken seriously as an adventure bike. Is it? It’d be a s... Read More...
BMW GS Helmet © Brake Magazine 2015

Rated – BMW GS Helmet

Helmets are a personal thing. What works for one head doesn’t work for another, which is firstly why we’re so fussy about them and why it is such a difficult job to make one to suit everybody. Imagine how m... Read More...
Yamaha XT 660 Brake Magazine © 2015

Rated – Yamaha XT 660Z

Images Crafted by Philipp Steinhardt. Unchanged since 2008 the Yamaha XT660Z is a Dakar-aping, all-terrain adventure bike of the original order. Big with overland travellers and city commuters alike – what... Read More...
GS-911 Review Brake Magazine © 2015

Rated – GS-911 Diagnostics Unit

To view images larger click the magnifying glass in the middle of the image above.  In the ever-changing world of motorcycles, the electronics has advanced the most dramatically. The last 20 years has seen... Read More...