Africa Twin

What’s new on the 2020 Honda Africa Twin?

What’s new on the 2020 Honda Africa Twin?

Julian - March 20, 2020 - Motorcycle Reviews - 1 Comment

FIRST LOOK So on first glance at the new bike, it would be easy to think that beyond a capacity to hike from 1,000 from 1,100 cc, that Honda have done very little to the new Africa Twin. A bit wider maybe, a bit of a cosmetic tweak, but otherwise nothing special. Yet that is […]

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Honda Africa Four – Stunning Street Scrambler

Honda Africa Four – Stunning Street Scrambler

Julian - February 23, 2019 - News & Events - 2 Comments

We love dirt bikes and we love a properly done custom build, so this stunning Africa Four from Honda dealers Brivemo Motos is ticking all our boxes – it’s a beauty! Taking inspiration from Hondas all-conquering Africa Twin, the mechanics at the Swiss dealership have created a monster scrambler, and what’s more they’ve made it […]

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May Newsletter 2018

May Newsletter 2018

Julian - June 1, 2018 - News & Events, Newsletters - No Comments

Good morning all and welcome to the May 2018 Newsletter. It’s been a busy time for the Ride Expeditions team with all the behind the scenes logistics for the forthcoming tours. OK so this might not be as exciting as blasting through the landscape, but it’s all the attention to detail that makes the difference! […]

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Top Ten Questions to avoid on Bike Forums and Owner Groups

Top Ten Questions to avoid on Bike Forums and Owner Groups

Julian - March 22, 2018 - Motorcycle Maintenance - 8 Comments

The internet is a wonderful thing – at the tap of just a few keys all the combined knowledge of the world pops up in front of you. From how to change the oil filter on a 1996 Africa Twin to the best ways to survive deep water crossings on a motorcycle. You can buy everything from a 10 […]

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Hard Alpi Tour : Adventure bikes Photo Fest #2

Hard Alpi Tour : Adventure bikes Photo Fest #2

Julian - September 20, 2017 - News & Events - No Comments

It’s our second photo gallery from the  Hard Alpi Tour organised by Over2000riders.com, sponsored by Yamaha, Garmin and host of other adventure companies .  Part one is here The 800 km long event  draws riders and their adventure bikes from all over Europe and the world to ride the route from Sanremo to Sestriere, riding a route that slices along the vast […]

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Honda Africa Twin Rally: Gorgeous and good to go!

Honda Africa Twin Rally: Gorgeous and good to go!

Julian - March 10, 2017 - News & Events - 2 Comments

Honda have released images of the exquisite Rally version of their world-conquering Africa Twin. The new version in bristling with rally essentials, yet comes in an impressive 7 kg lighter than the stocker, but apparently with only a disappointing 5 bhp more, despite that stunning Termi exhaust and infinitely programmable mapping. The additional kit includes […]

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Get the Honda Experience with Ride Expeditions!

Get the Honda Experience with Ride Expeditions!

Julian - December 15, 2016 - News & Events - No Comments

Want to book a fantastic day of riding the awesome Africa Twin at the Honda Adventure centre? Or maybe you fancy trying your hand at trail riding or motocross at the Dave Thorpe Off-Road Centre? Or maybe you are looking for a great Christmas gift? Whichever it is, you can get a massive discount if […]

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KTM target rivals in Adventure bike battle

KTM target rivals in Adventure bike battle

Julian - October 5, 2016 - Motorcycle Reviews - 8 Comments

In a widely publicised and live streamed press conference from the vast Intermot Motorcycle show, Austrian manufacturer KTM announced an all out assault onto the burgeoning adventure bike sector. Ditching the previous 1190 range entirely, the Orange Giant revealed models that split their 1290 platform into three distinct versions to effectively blanket bomb the sector […]

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Honda Adventure Centre: The place to test the Africa Twin

Honda Adventure Centre: The place to test the Africa Twin

Julian - August 31, 2016 - Motorcycle Product Reviews, Motorcycle Reviews, Motorcycle Riding Techniques - 2 Comments

It’s 11 AM on a Friday morning and I’m ripping down a fire road at over 70mph.  While the rest of the world is working hard on the last day of the week, I’ve got the bike in sixth, traction control off and as the 230 kilo machine flies over the brow of a hill in […]

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Honda Africa Twin Review: Best Adventure Bike Ever?

Honda Africa Twin Review: Best Adventure Bike Ever?

Julian - August 22, 2016 - Motorcycle Reviews - 24 Comments

To say Honda’s relaunch of their iconic Africa Twin has been a success would be a massive understatement. And we mean massive as in smashing the bike sales charts from the moment it was released despite a particularly inconvenient earthquake delaying production at the Japanese factory. This bike has captured the zeitgeist that is Adventure motorcycling […]

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