Bikies came from near and far on Saturday - answering the call of the apple pie.
"Rob and I had apple pie here," national secretary of the Triumph Riders' Motorcycle Club NZ Gerry Halcrow said yesterday.
Triumph Motorcycles is facing a $2.9-million fine from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for being late in submitting safety-related documents to the agency, which violates the Safety Act. Of that money, $1.4 million goes to the government, and the bike maker must spend at least $500,000 to improve its safety practices. Violatin [ ... ]
New Zealand can be a testing place for motorcycle riders in winter. Weather conditions often vary enormously across the country. A day that might see perfect riding conditions in Auckland can serve up blizzards and freezing temperatures in the deep south. But, wherever you ride in winter, road conditions can make heavy demands on riding skills, [ ... ]