The Guzzi invasion

The publicity generated by reigning world champion Geoff Duke’s ‘Down Under’ tour in 1954/55 did not go unnoticed overseas. Duke made noises about a repeat performance for the summer season of 1955/56 but when this […]

Yamaha DT1: Trail blazer

In the Great List of outstanding motorcycles, there is but a handful worthy of the title of Ground Breaking. In the late 1960s, it seemed the world motorcycle industry, European, American and Japanese, was entirely […]

OBA Issue 21

The Benelli Brigade

Deep in South Australia’s choice wine country, there lurks a secret Italian society…  In 2011, the Benelli marque will be 100 years old, and there are few names that evoke such reverence in motorcycling as […]