Who said modern art was just a load of nonsense?THIS IS the latest work of installation art at Jack the Pelican Gallery in Brooklyn, in New York City. It's a Honda CB550 chained to the ceiling of a warehouse with the throttle stuck open. The work
A PROBLEM WITH the throttle cable on Dani Pedrosa's Honda RC212V has been attributed as the cause of the Spaniards crash in this morning's first free practice at Motegi.Pedrosa crashed with just five minutes into the hour-long session, fracturing
THE DEATH of a five-year-old boy fatally injured in a motorcycle accident was caused by a piece of grit in the bike's throttle mechanism, an inquest has heard.Jake Wilson, from Carmarthen, West Wales, died after suffering fatal head injuries while
THIS POOR sod looks like he's an accident about to happen right from the start.Ham-fisted throttle action, results in v.bent GSX-R.Da-da dum, dum, dum, another one bites...
A MOTORCYCLIST has been caught on camera doing in excess of 140mph on the A2 in Kent.Lewis Matanle, 38, from Marine Crescent, Whitstable, was clocked by a speed camera at 146mph – the highest recorded by a mobile camera in the county.Matanle was piloting his Suzuki GSX-R750 on Oc...
TALK ABOUT MAKING a tit of yourself.The rider with the onboard camera has hardly got out of the coned section leading up onto the Mountain part of the 37.73 TT course when he's overtaken by an overeager punter on an old Aprilia V-twin.Watch as Johnny Hotshot gets it all wrong and...
THAT, MY FRIENDS, is Venhill's new dual action 500A throttle, residing on Visordown's slightly older 1988 Suzuki GSX-R1100J project bike.Originally designed for use on motocrossers and speedway bike, Venhill's quick-action throttle is becoming
CHECK THE close-up footage of this trackday highside caught by a lucky spectator of a not-so lucky participant.It's not often we like to glorify some other poor sod's misfortune, but we thought the clip was so good it was worthy of a video quickie.Sounds expensive!
FULLY ADJUSTABLE suspension, Brembo brakes, wavy discs, fly-by-wire throttle - there's plenty of hi-tech stuff on Aprilia's 2010 Dorsudoro 750 Factory, and here's a promo video of the bike in action.The Aprilia's 750cc V-twin engine thumps out 92bhp
now, less fifty-pencing the corners!Keep an eye on visordown.com/news for more updates
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