|28 February, 2014 - Top Internet Stories - 27 February 2014|
|Another month gone, and we're almost in spring - the full motorcycle riding season is coming upon us with great speed. Lucky us. Unless you live in the Southern Hemisphere. In the mean time, here are a few interesting motorcycle articles that have appeared during the last 7 days.|
- Motorcycles And Agricultural Innovation (Congo Masquerade)
- Three Reasons You Should Always Wear Gloves When You Ride (Competition Accessories)
- Sarah Whitmores World - Vol Two (Transworld Motocross)
- Dynotips (Dealer News)
- Spoked Wheels Maintenance (Motorcycle Thailand)
|28 February, 2014 - France: Exceptional Motorcycle Exhibition in Top Museum|
|#France #Museum #Exhibition - A very nice motorcycle exhibition has opened it doors for the first time in one of France's top museums in Lyon. Food, design and 'real' culture - motorcycle culture. |
What more do you want? Called Motopoetique, the expo runs until 20 April 2014.
|27 February, 2014 - What If Vespa Made A Camera?|
|#Vespa #Camera #Design - Two designers made a concept Vespa camera that looks just like a product that would have been designed by Vespa. |
Beautiful, timeless and a great gift.
|27 February, 2014 - France: First Drive-In Police Station Opened|
|#France #Police #Drive-in - The police in a Southern town of France have opened the very first drive-in police station. |
Open 24/7, you can ride in with your motorcycle, do you business and ride away, never leaving your bike. Cool.
|26 February, 2014 - Watch This Epic Royal Enfield Video - Ace to Madras Cafe|
|#RoyalEnfield #Video - Here is a video you really need to watch. It's a 3 minute video of 2 guys & 1 gal who ride their Royal Enfield Continental GT from London to Chennai, India. |
A fantastic video with a great sound track. Watch, and then go riding.
|25 February, 2014 - Xkuty: An e-Bike With Some Novelties|
|#Xkunty #e-Bike #Electric - The Electric Xkunty is not only a funky looking e-Bike with some interesting features, it also has its own solar charging station (with battery) and matching helmets. |
It's Spanish, and I must say... it looks cool.
|24 February, 2014 - China: I Can Fly, I Can Fly|
|#China #Flying - A dream of many, taking their motorcycle up, instead of forward. Imagine if your motorcycle could indeed fly. Oh well, at least these three are trying to fulfill their dreams.|
|24 February, 2014 - Royal Enfield’s Electric Motorcycle: Pioneer 07|
|#Electric #Concept #RoyalEnfield - A Royal Enfield electric motorcycle? Is that possible? |
Yes, it is according to Swedish Daniel Lars Gunnarsson. Presenting the Pioneer 07.
|21 February, 2014 - Top Internet Stories - 21 February 2014|
|Where did the winter go? Haven't had any freezing temperature for weeks, just wind and rain - enough to prevent motorcycle riding. But not to continue reading interesting motorcycle related articles on the internet. Here are a few you may have missed over the last week.|
- How To Pick Up A Fallen Motorcycle (Biker Thomas)
- Look Inside "BMW: Motorcycles of the Century" Book (Selectism)
- 5 Things Not to Say to a Motorcycle Rider (Huffington Post)
- Where Are the Motorcyclists in the USA? (Asphalt And Rubber)
- Hero vs. Honda: Battle of the Titans (starring Erik Buell) (Gizmag)
|21 February, 2014 - What To Do With Your Giant Alligator?|
|Got a pet alligator that you got to bring to the vet and don't know who to? Well, do as this guy, bring it on your motorcycle. |
No problems, no worries.
|19 February, 2014 - Smell That Vespa|
|#Vespa #Perfumes - Vespa announced that together with Coty, a specialist company, they will be making a perfume. |
Out next May, it will not smell of gasoline or smoke.
|19 February, 2014 - Ducati: Virtual Visit of their Museum - Now Here and For Free|
|#Ducati #Museum #Streetview - Here is your chance to visit the wonderful Ducati Museum from your armchair. Right here - Google Streetview allows you to do a virtual visit of this incredible museum. |
Find the links on our site.
|18 February, 2014 - Ads: Vespa - What Were They Thinking?|
|#Advertisement #Vespa - Here are two print advertisements from Vespa Israel which just don't make the cut. It looks like PR company laziness. |
|18 February, 2014 - Vietnam: First McDonald’s Motorcycle Drive-Thru?|
|#Vietnam #McDonald's - We have seen many McDonald's Drive-Thru restaurants, and now with the very first McD opening in Vietnam, from the photo it looks like this is world's first McDonald's Motorcycle Drive-Thru.|
Now there is an idea Mr. McD....
|18 February, 2014 - Idea: RightPSI - The Very Easy Way Of Checking Your Tire Pressure|
|#RightPSI #Safety #Tirepressure - A beautifully and well thought out product hits Kickstarter. RightPSI is a color coded tire air pressure indicator which shows you in one glance if your tires are at the right pressure. |
Easy to use, safe and cheap.
|17 February, 2014 - Motorcycles and Cakes: Harley-Davidson - Part 3|
|#Harley-Davidson #Cakes #Food - Harley-Davidson gets the cake. I mean it. From all the cakes, pastries, and what have you not in the shape of a motorcycle or the manufacturer's logo, Harley wins hands down. |
This is Part 3, 30 cakes.
|14 February, 2014 - Top Internet Stories - 14 February 2014|
|Today is Valentine Day, so happy Valentine, but no top stories to be found with regards to Valentine .. sorry. But there are several good articles that have appeared on the internet that you may have missed, so here they are.|
- Amateur Spy: David Emmett's Out-of-Focus Shots From The Sepang Test, Part 1 (Motomatters)
- Amateur Spy: David Emmett's Out-of-Focus Shots From The Sepang Test, Part 2 (Motomatters)
- Draco Ventare - A Ducati bumper for iPhone 5s review (iMore)
- European Way Of Staying Warm On Your Motorcycle (Motorcycle Blog From Jafrum)
- Review: EntroSys BikeAir motorcycle A/C system (Gizmag)
|14 February, 2014 - Valentine Moments For Motorcycle Lovers|
|#Valentine #Romance - Often you'll hear in couples that one tells the other half "it's the motorcycle or me". And often we know exactly what the choice is. |
So what do you do when you are finally alone with the love of your life during Valentine's day.
|12 February, 2014 - Listen To Music On Your Motorcycle WITHOUT Speakers|
|#Music #Innovation #Headway - A new product has been developed to be able to hear music while riding a motorcycle that does not involve loudspeakers or earplugs; your helmet becomes the speaker. Innovative!|
|11 February, 2014 - Ideas: TEO - Keyless Padlock|
|#Teo #Kickstarter #Locks - An interesting idea seeking crowd-funding - Teo, a keyless lock you operate using your smartphone. The future of locks?|
|11 February, 2014 - France: Darwin Award Candidate #8273|
|#France #Darwin - Here is one motorcycle ride in France that should be on the list of Darwin Award nominees. Stupidity does not come close to what he did.|
|10 February, 2014 - Le Touquet Enduropale Motorcycle Beach Race 2014 - A Few Photos|
|#LeTouquet #Enduropale - The famous beach motorcycle race, the Le Touquet Enduropale, is over, and what a race it was. A storm was blowing, tide was coming in, and 1100 motorcycles tried to reach the end of 3 hours of crazy racing. Here are a few photos.|
|7 February, 2014 - Review: Yamaha MT-07|
|#Review #Yamaha - A detailed review of the2014 Yamaha MT-07 motorcycle - the Tuning Fork's Bicyclinder .|
|7 February, 2014 - Malaysia: Getting Your Motorcycle Onto The Ferry, The Hard Way|
|#Malaysia #Ferry - Getting your motorcycle should be a straightforward affair for most of us, but not in Malaysia. At one spot, you can not ride up with your bike, so the locals do what they have to do; they carry the motorcycle.|
|7 February, 2014 - Top Internet Stories - 7 February 2014|
|While we are sitting here in gale force winds, not being able to walk outside, let alone ride my motorcycle, I have been reading a lot on the internet. So here are a few interesting stories you may have missed last week.|
- Monday 20th January, My Day On A Yamaha TT R250 (Ash On Bikes)
- You Can Ride A Pushy Cant Ya (Experimental Ghost)
- Motorists Blind To Motorcycles When They're Not Expected: Study (The Motor Report)
- Motorcycle Night Riding - Safety Tips (Michael Padway And Associates)
- Stuff I Dont Know: Suspension Settings (The Motorcycle Obsession)
|5 February, 2014 - Video: Honda - Motocross vs Supermotard|
|#Honda #Motocross #Supermotard - Nice video made by Honda France, featuring two giants, one on motocross, the other supermotard motorcycles.|
|4 February, 2014 - Ads: BMW - The Road to Nordkapp|
|#Advertisment #BMW - Two beautiful ads from BMW (Italy) but no real message. But a nice photo is worth thousands of words, right?|