efficient and humble Japanese businessman unloading one out of the boot of a Honda Civic in order to minimise their carbon footprint, but no... I couldn't find one. I found this instead.If you're into anime, I reckon you'll like it
Stunting and stunt culture aren't really my thing; too many 'cool' people obsessed with being seen but who aren't doing anything that amazing on a bike. Except perhaps this guy; Shin Kinoshita, from Japan. His friends call him Shinobe.Fast forward the video to 1m20s to get to the...
This is ThunderChunky. What do you think to it? It's motorcycle clothing manufacturer, Icon's project, designed to go hand-in-hand with their Icon 1000 clothing collection.This 1994 ZX-7 has been given a military-look and features heavy-duty headlight protecting bars around the h...
BMW have released the prices of their new S1000RR superbike.The basic model will cost £11,150, with ABS costing £800, Race ABS DTC (traction control) is £1225, GSA (gearshift assist, i.e. a quickshifter) is £305 and a BMW alarm is £175 and the BMW Motorrad Motorsport paint is £40...
K-Tech have released their popular 25SSK front fork open cartridge system to fit all Showa Big Piston Forks.Here's what K-Tech have to say about them:These lightweight aluminium units are supplied to the same exacting specification as all other 25SSK fitments with 14mm piston rod...
VALENTINO Rossi, ahead of this weekend's racec at Moteg, has said his Ducati's potential is 'very high'.At an action-packed Motegi MotoGP in 2011, Rossi qualified 7th, one behind Marco Simoncelli and just 0.7 seconds off the front row. However, Rossi crashed out on the first lap....
taking its lead from the Japanese trend for sporty scooters with cut-down screens and long, low looks.The 300cc injected single makes 24bhp and is attached via a centrifugal clutch to a continuously-variable transmission – typical scooter stuff. Honda
CHARACTER (krk-tr) n.Some motorcycles have it by the bucket load while others clearly don't. So what gives a motorcycle its character and how, when some motorcycles are so similar, can one emerge as having character when others are branded bland.Here's a dictionary definition of ...
Honda Goldwing, the Dawn French of the motorcycle world, but slightly more amusing.Check out this video, press play then forward it to 1m10s. Enjoy!
by European manufacturers, with the Japanese late to the party. Kawasaki's S-KTRC is the first traction control system used on a Japanese sportsbike and is arguably the most advanced; using a Bosch developed system, it collects data from multiple sensors over
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