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6 issues per year 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. 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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Rapid  |  Issue#103 2016  


Issue 103 of Rapid continues to deliver on Rapid’s mantra – if it’s rapid, we’re into it. We test the new Thruxton R, Triumph’s sporty retro. What a fantastic bike, all the style of yesteryear but with today’s power and handling. We have a fair crack at Yamaha’s MT-07 and MT-09 nakeds too. There’s a number of modified bikes, including some beastly classic racers, like the Honda Four called ‘The Hulk’. It started life as 750cc, now it’s 1200cc. And you probably thought it couldn’t be done. There’s massive feature length articles on Kel Carruthers, the 1969 250cc world champ who came from Sydney. Ken Lucas is another old timer we visit. His collection of race bikes is pretty much second to none anywhere in the world. For you tech heads out there, we look at what goes into servicing suspension and how to capture that front end feel all riders want. Our resident Isle of Man TT racer is back at it, this time the Classic TT. Find out how he went. Don’t forget to catch up with our regular columnists too.
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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