A simple operation that some people will always get tits-up
Need to transport your bike somewhere? Ride it.
Cool motorcycle. Details sought.
I don't know much about this bike but I think it's based around a KTM LC4 640 engine.
I stumbled across it while searching Google and thought it was worth sharing.
It's a work of art and possibly an RC640, long before KTM had even thought of putting their engines into a sportsbike. ... Continue reading
Unlikely off-road exotica
Looking like something from Mission Impossible II, this 1199 Panigale S has been given the off-road treatment by MotoCorsa, a Ducati dealer based across the pond in Portland.The bike features a Desert Storm paint job, a stock 1199 exhaust and a custom crash guard. MotoCorsa’s General Manager Arun Sharma ... Continue reading
Mission RS - ’The Electric Superbike of the Future’
There’s no doubting that Mission’s bikes are impressive. And they don’t just look fast, their Mission R bike set the electric bike lap record at Laguna Seca a couple of years ago.Mission Motorcycle’s President Mark Seeger thinks the E Bike industry next year “is going to be a very ... Continue reading
Still won’t help if you don’t know how to ride one
THIS is the new Montesa Cota 4RT260 Factory, a sort of BMW HP4 of the trials world.
Developed in collaboration with Honda, and the Repsol Montesa Honda Trials team, it’s got a 259cc single-cylinder four-stroke engine designed to compete with smaller two-strokes while producing less emissions.
There are two versions, the £5,699 standard ... Continue reading
These never get old...
No-one was hurt (much) in the making of this compilation.
Clipping from an Australian newspaper
I'm glad people like Jason Miller exist. They make me feel normal.
Sunday's MotoGP race at Phillip Island was a bit of a mess but with some proper thought and planning, it could be the future
The consensus is that Bridgestone screwed up by not testing at Phillip Island. I know that Marquez was dealt a bad hand and I know that things looked scrappy out there. Whatever the tyre, whatever the race distance, the conditions were the same for everyone. HRC messed up.
However, Sunday's MotoGP was ... Continue reading
The perfect tank bag for under £20. Shame it’s not easier to buy one
THIS is actually a Lidl tank bag. B-Square is the brand name used by the supermarket for its motorcycle accessories. That means it was cheap: only £19.99.
Nevertheless it has been karting around my junk for several years and tens of thousands of miles, and remains my preferred means to do so. I get ... Continue reading
No need for half a dozen electrical accessories wired to your battery anymore
IF you've got half a dozen electric accessories wired to your battery, and you’re fed up with using wire crimpers, this power socket could make life easier.
The 12-volt socket is handlebar-mounting and includes a USB adapter, so you can plug in your heated vest, sat nav, mobile phone or whatever else you want ... Continue reading
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