Monthly Archives: July 2019

MotoCap Safety rating updates


An additional 15 MotoCAP safety ratings have now been published online, providing riders with information for six jackets and nine pairs of gloves.

This release includes the first jacket to receive a full five star rating for thermal comfort, the RST Ventilator textile jacket. The Dainese Fighter leather jacket received the highest MotoCAP protection rating of the release, scoring three out of five stars.

For gloves, two products scored equal high protection ratings of three stars. These were the Five Gloves X-Rider Water Proof and the Ducati Performance C2 leather gloves. Gloves are not currently tested for comfort under the MotoCAP rating protocols.

The new rating can be viewed on the Motocap home page by scrolling down to “Latest Rated Products” 

MotoCAP is a partnership between Transport for NSW, State Insurance Regulatory Authority (SIRA), VicRoads, Transport Accident Commission (TAC), Royal Automobile Club of Victoria (RACV), Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR), Motor Accident Insurance Commission (MAIC), Lifetime Support Authority (LSA), Western Australian Police: Road Safety Commission, Department of State Growth, Insurance Australia Group (IAG), Australian Motorcycle Council and Accident Compensation Corporation in New Zealand.



2019 Australian Historic Road Racing Championship

The 2019 Australian Historic Road Racing Championship
is sure to be a great weekend at the new and improved CollieMotorplex! @Historic Competition Motorcycle Racing (HCMC) of WA and Motorcycling Australia would like to confirm the release of Supplementary Regulations and opening of entries. If you’re thinking of heading West, jump on and enter today!

Road Safety Council Community consultation

The Road Safety Council Western Australia wants your views on road safety before it drafts a new strategy for the State Government to consider.

Consider the impact of road trauma on your family and your friends. What changes are you prepared to support to help make our roads safe?

This community consultation is your opportunity to make a difference for decades to come.

You can have your say by:

taking part in community forums
completing the Consultation Feedback Form
completing the consultation feedback map and more.…/survey_…/rsvp-for-forums