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Dirt and Trail July 2018 issue 2

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New Riding shirts at DMD: Oxford is at it again with constant additions to their lineups. The introduction of the Oxford Kickback, a reinforced shirt offering protection ideal for motorcyclists. The Kickback shirt from the UK based, Oxford design team is particularly noteworthy for not just offering protection, but also stylish option. The durable, heavy weight cotton outer has a water resistant coating applied, yet remains flexible allowing for some stretch, which, combined with soft edge cuffs makes for a comfortable, relaxed fit. The button down front closure hides a tough YKK zipper ensuring the 100% DuPont Kevlar lining remains in place should it be needed. Hidden structure stitching, nylon bonded coats thread and hidden extra layers of material add strength to the Kickback while secure internal pocket and external pockets give you somewhere safe to your valuables. Available in sizes S-4XL, in Khaki/White, Touratech finds a new home at GPS 4 Africa: The famous Touratech range of adventure products has found a new home under the wing of GPS 4Africa’s Pauli Massyn. “South Africa is one of the largest and most exciting adventure motorcycle markets in the world with a very active and passionate rider community. Therefore we are very pleased to have GPS4Africa as our new business partner. With their extensive experience in the adventure motorcycle market, we are convinced to bring the same service and quality standards to the South African riders which Touratech is known for in many countries all around the world.” says Martin Wickert, Chief Marketing Officer of Touratech GmbH. The official launch of the multi-channel distribution business will be on September 1st 2018. There will be a dedicated Touratech showroom in Pretoria, Gauteng at the premises of GPS4Africa and also option for online purchases. Founded in 1990 in Germany, Touratech GmbH is a leading manufacturer of adventure motorcycle equipment. With an innovative and constantly developed product portfolio that covers the entire needs around adventure riding, Touratech products are highly appreciated by adventure riders and world travellers from all over the world. After a fresh start in 2018 as part of the Pelzer Swiss Holding AG, Touratech is well positioned to continue as a trendsetter in the motorcycle and travel scene and expand its market position, as well as its Blue/White, Red/Black and Red/Blue. for your nearest retailer – or at good Accessory stores. worldwide distribution network. For more information about Touratech GmbH and their products please visit: For more information about GPS4Africa please visit: | 012 665 2830. 8 DIRT & TRAIL MAGAZINE JULY 2018 BUI LT T O GO A S FA R A S Y DAR E T O TAK ENDURO PROGRESSION LIMITLESS ENDURO The FE 350 is known for its versatility in all types of terrain. With a lightweight chassis and ample performance, the FE 350 possesses a 450 rivalling power-to-weight ratio while keeping the light and agile feel of a 250. Combined with WP suspension, traction control and comfortable ergonomics, the FE 350 is second to none when the going gets tough. THE 2016 2-STROKE ENDURO MODEL RANGE. The joy of the ride is often in nding routes that nobody else has used – reac destinations that few others would dare to aim for. The 2016 Husqvarna Mot 2-stroke enduro bikes rely on exceptional agility, a broad powerband and lig weight – letting you easily explore wherever you choose to go. FE350 Please make no attempt to imitate the illustrated riding scenes, always wear protective clothing and observe the applicable provisions of the road traffic regulations! The illustrated vehicles may vary in selected details from the production models and some illustrations feature optional equipment available at additional cost. Photo: H. Mitterbauer Coming soon to P.E FREESTATE - Husqvarna Central, Bloemfontein – (051) 430 1237 Holeshot Motorcycles, Boksburg – (011) 823-5830 Belville (021) 945 8019 MPUMALANGA - Vans Husqvarna, Middleburg – (013) 282 0766