|29 August, 2011 - The Fastest Motorcycle Wheelie In The World|
|German Egbert Van Popta living in The Netherlands, has broken the world record of the fastest wheelie on a motorcycle. |
He didn't do it with a Hayabusa or MT Y2K motorcycle, but with an "old", 1989 Suzuki GSX-R1100 fitted with a homemade turbo.
The record? 169.4 mph (272.6 kph)! Have a look at the video of the ride.
|30 July, 2008 - World Record Honda CBR Motorcycle Attempt|
|The Dutch Honda CBR club are going to attempt to break the world record of the most number of CBRs in one place. |
They tried 4 years but failed despite having a 10 kilometer long row of CBR motorcycles lined up. So now they need your help to augment the numbers. Have you got a CBR and are willing to ride to Holland?
|29 May, 2008 - NSU 2000 Bison: World’s Biggest Cylinder Motorcycle|
|Kick starting a 700 cc motorcycle engine is not for the faint-hearted, or the featherweights.... |
So imagine trying to kick start a 2,000 cc single cylinder engine. And in the NSU Bison 2000 that's exactly what you need to do, since there's no starter. But it's a record!!!
|2 January, 2008 - World’s Longest Motorcycle Jump|
|Robbie Maddison breaks the world record of the longest motorcycle jump. |
Ouch... the landing must have been tough....
|9 October, 2006 - Marcus Kingma from OliePeil Breaks Record|
|Marcus "McKing" Kingma from the Dutch motorcycle site Oliepeil broke the long distance record by travelling through 15 European countries in 24 hours on his Yamaha. |