MotoTorq - Motorcycle Talk Show

Everything Motorcycles. Your weekly motorcycle fix is here at Mototorq. Expert interviews, racing news and gossip, educational segments delivered in a fun entertaining way with your hosts James & Mel...Have a listen and check out our banter we guarantee it will make your week and give you a break from your life! :)
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Mar 28, 2017

We have an un-biased look at the brand new Triumph Bobber... Is it as good as they say?

May 6, 2016

In this episode James has a chat about the pros and cons of riding within a group... And the experiences of our most recent ride with Joe's ride days. 

I have an informative chat with a friend and listener to the show regarding the right tyre choices for this type of riding. And we list the best places to stay and eat along out route along with a map of the ride posted to our Facebook Group MOTOTORQ. 

Enjoy! :) 

May 2, 2016

Episode 10 is recorded live while on a 3 day group ride from the banks of the beautiful Clarence River in Grafton NSW. It is an un-edited chat about riding styles and electronics on modern bikes and how our physical stature can enhance or hinder your riding style. 

We all have our own personal riding styles snd Mel & James talk about some of the factors that may contribute to your riding both good and bad. We also discuss the interference of motorcycle electronics and whether they are a help or distraction.


Apr 15, 2016

In this episode Mel & James share some stories about pivotal moments of riding a motorcycle.

We have am insert from a NSW politician who is passionate about changing the laws and attitude around motorcycling in Australia.

And there is the usual banter....

Apr 11, 2016

In this episode Mel & James discuss all the highs and lows of the most challenging track of the season, from free practise, qualifying and the race.

Mel has another attempt at an American accent... And James gets all passionate about Jack Miller and the Lorenzo Ducati Story.



Mar 31, 2016

In this episode James and Mel discuss the pros and cons of touring on a motorcycle, and safety gear for women.

We also have a debate about packing for such trips and we ask our listeners to give James some tips as he can't pack lightly if his life depended on it...

There's some banter about riding solo or riding in a group and all the different dynamics we all come across.

There is a DDR 1000klm ride planned and James has details for that and also all the racing coming up this weekend including the local races at Morgan Park Raceway in Warwick Qld.

Don't forget to leave a review on iTunes or on our FB group page...

Mar 22, 2016

In this episode James and Mel discuss the ins and outs of Round 1 at La Sail Circuit International under lights in the desert. There is some big news stories regarding 2 of the top riders...

Casey Stoner and his effect on Ducati and their results and a wild card speculation...

What a fantastic race and a great start to the 2016 year.

Mar 20, 2016

 We chat about the stats surrounding motorcycle crashes and the amount of new registrations. Is the media sensationalising motorbike crashes for dramatic stories?? We cover all the pros and cons and everything in between...

Experienced riders and new riders... do the more experienced riders get complacent and take their riding for granted? Should we be made to train every year or encouraged to...

We ask for your feed back on our Facebook page/Group.

Mar 20, 2016

An overview of the race and results... Mel is confused about umbrella girls! James talks about the format of Superbike racing and that we all have access to these machines unlike MotoGP prototype bikes. Mels wants to know if a manufacturer wins on Sunday does it actually turn into sales on Monday?

More about Nicky Haden and Karl Abraham and their transition from MotoGP.



Mar 20, 2016

There's some banter about our social ride at Easter time as modifications to mels bike..

We have a general chat about the start of the World SuperBike season and what to expect. With Round 1 at Philip Island done and dusted we chat about Mike Jones' wild card ride and the dominance of Jonathan Rea. Round 2 about to get under way & Nicky Hayden's move from MotoGP. Speaking of MotoGP we chat about Jack Miller and his upcoming season.

The transition from local racing and clubs to the world stage...we chat about the importance of supporting local clubs.



Mar 20, 2016

Expert interviews, racing news and gossip, educational segments delivered in a fun entertaining way with your hosts James & Mel...Have a listen and check out our banter we guarantee it will make your week and give you a break from your life! :) Not just another pod cast; its a break from reality

New episode every Friday... Just in time for you weekend ride or race...