peter baker from bike freight transportThe driving force behind Bike Freight Transport.

BIKE FREIGHT TRANSPORT. Peter Baker, a longstanding member of the Harley Davidson Club of Cape Town and member of Western Province Motor Club lives in Edgemead in Cape Town and has been involved with motorcycles his whole life.

Having owned such creditable bikes as a brand new Honda CX 500 custom, Kawasaki LTD 750, Kawasaki LTD 1100, Yamaha XV1.1, his first Harley was a 1946 WLA 750 bought in 1998, currant bikes include his centre spread ’79 HD Iron Head Sporty full chopper in the true sense of the word, 2005 Buell XB12s and his Buell 1125rr DSS race bike, Lucifer’s Hammer.

BIKE FREIGHT TRANSPORT. Peter has over the years attended many rallies throughout SA as well as the Isle of Man TT races and the Sturgis Rally in the Black Hills of Dakota USA. Although rallies do not feature so highly on the calendar any more racing his Buell is prominent.

Peter’s background started with 10 years in the British army in a cavalry regiment, on leaving the army he started a small transport company in the UK transporting surf boards and surfing gear from manufacturers and agents to retail shops along the South Coast of England. After three years of this he sold the business and came to South Africa where he worked at Nashua head office in Midrand then joined Primedia becoming sales manager, Southern Region before leaving to start his own media company which he had for around 25 years. He then started bike transport. 

Bike Freight Transport. Peter has campaigned in Western Province regional super bike racing achieving many podium finishes in Botts and in super bike classes.

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First gong of the season. Second in class.


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BIKE FREIGHT TRANSPORT. We are a preferred transport service provider to the following:

  • Harley Davidson South Africa
  • Harley Davidson Tygervalley
  • Harley Davidson Durban
  • Harley Davidson Big 5 Nelspruit
  • Harley Davidson JHB
  • Harley Davidson Clearwater
  • Harley Davidson Cape Town
  • Honda Pinetown 
  • BMW SA


“Peter, Thanks a mil for going out of you way, much appreciated.
Mike Hibbert, Telkom SA
Happens. Will happily use you again Peter. Thanks for great service and the regular updates.


Elton Wilmot
Hi Darryl,

We have used Peter Baker since the start of this season (01.09.11). He has so far completed 4 jobs for us and we have found him to be reliable and professional.

Bikes are picked up and delivered on time, his driving responsible.

All our clients were complementary about the way they (and the bikes) have been dealt with.

if you need further information, please contact me directly on 084 606 4449.

if you ever get requests for rentals/ tours in the cape town area, we can help with BMW & Harley-Davidson models as well as the necessary equipment.

Kind regards

Hi Peter,

Very heart sore to hear about the tragedy. Very happy to hear that you where not injured and the bikes where replaced.

Keep up the good work. You are an invaluable assist to our industry.

Brent Noel, ccGALLERY