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Rapid Magazine Issue#98 Aug 2015 Back Issue

View Reviews   |   Write Review Rapid brings you all the latest sportsbikes, naked bikes and custom bikes - tried and tested by the best riders and journo's in the country. .. read more With 500 GP World Champion Wayne Gardner looking after our track testing and along with Andrew Pitt and Editor Jeff Ware we offer the most comprehensive new bike tests for any magazine in the world. Rapid is also the leading modified bike magazine in Australia, with all the best turbo, NOS, big bore and custom bikes built here featured each month - plus loads of tech articles and the most detailed tech features available.

With names like Wayne Gardner, Peter Molloy, Andrew Pitt, Mick Wither's, Tony Wilding and Jamie Bezzina part of the crew it is no wonder Rapid is considered to be the most believable and comprehensive performance bike magazine in Australia.  read less
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This is a massive issue of Rapid Bikes with road tests of the new 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 and Ducati 1299 Panigale and a track test of the Aprilia RSV4 RF. There’s a Quick Test on BMW F 800 R, a full test on the wicked new Yamaha YZF-R3 LAMS offering and we got our hands on the Norton Commando Café Racer. In Tweaked there’s a Confederate X312 Hellcat plus an amazing Drysdale V8, Ducati Desmosedici RR and a stunning Vida Loca Super Motard.

This issue’s Tech Tips covers replacing your bike’s wheel bearings and in Workshop there’s Part 2 of our Filling & Paint feature, plus Tech Time, with reader questions answered. .. read more We’ve also got a feature on the famous Vyrus Factory and of course all the regulars such as Jeff’s Fireblade, Project Hayabusa ‘The Short Bus’ with Mick Withers and Kris’s Triumph Daytona 675R. We’ve also ET for your drag racing fix and all the regular columns with Ned Shaw, Mark Stenberg and Dave Manning.

In the Knee Down track section you’ll find columns by Steve Brouggy, Andrew Pitt, Don Cox and Heather Watson with the WSBK wrap. Plus Jeff competes in the Ninja Cup FOB category and there’s an Education feature on the California Superbike School Level 1.  read less
Rapid brings you all the latest sportsbikes, naked bikes and custom bikes - tried and tested by the best riders and journo's in the country. With 500 GP World Champion Wayne Gardner looking after our track testing and along with Andrew Pitt and Editor Jeff Ware we offer the most comprehensive new bike tests for any magazine in the world. Rapid is also the leading modified bike magazine in Australia, with all the best turbo, NOS, big bore and custom bikes built here featured each month - plus loads of tech articles and the most detailed tech features available.

With names like Wayne Gardner, Peter Molloy, Andrew Pitt, Mick Wither's, Tony Wilding and Jamie Bezzina part of the crew it is no wonder Rapid is considered to be the most believable and comprehensive performance bike magazine in Australia.
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