In the late 60s motorcycles nearly made it to the moon, as NASA experimented with this prototype as a possible vehicle for lunar exploration.The above photograph was shot on August 1969 aboard a KC-135, endearingly known as the Vomit Comet, as the bike underwent partial gravity t...
motorcycle came from Joe Capicotti of 2Xtreem Motorcycle TV. He had never forgotten the impression the landing on moon made on him as a child and he wanted to bring that magic back to the American Public.The bike was shown to NASA at the Kennedy Space center
Simon Pavey...get coached by the Paris Dakar veteranBMW's OFF-ROAD Skills courses in south Wales are proving to be popular, with spaces on both the Level One and Level Two courses selling fast. The course, run by six-time Dakar Rally competitor
Houston...sniff...we have a problemOUTER SPACE smells the same as a motorcycle frame being welded, that's the claim made by NASA experts.Astronauts have reported the metallic smell and likened it to being in a motorcycle repair shop after space
big group, really not losing any time.“Seems like it should be more difficult,” he concluded.That said, both riders were among those that took advantage of the extra space.
There's a lot going on at the Milan EICMA show.So much so, that it would be impossible to give you a true flavour without showing you some of the snaps we took.These are the kind of pics that don't have real news content but are interesting (only to us, obviously) all the same.Ma...
If you were a child of the seventies, you may remember Craig Vetter’s name from his previous work as a stylist (Triumph Hurricane) or his huge fairing business, Vetter Fairings. Since then, the 69 year-old industrial designer has become obsessed by fuel consumption - or rather hi...
The Magic Tricycle on 3 wheels...CONCEPT BIKES are getting cooler every year and this is one of the coolest things we've seen.Design student Seyyed Javad Ghaffarian created the Magic Tricycle ( great bike, crap name - Ed) for Car Design News' 2008 design contest. For motorway dri...
this space because we've been told that there might (just might) be the chance of a third bike on the WSB grid from the red, white and blue Stiggy lads.
, offering as little wind resistance as possible. Knox have also added a breathable, ‘spacer’ fabric on inside of each strap, to help improve airflow and prevent the build up of moisture.Providing 25 litres of space, the K-Pack has a main compartment
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