|31 July, 2006 - Paris Mayor Has Motorcycle-phobia|
|The idiot mayor of Paris has decided that on high pollution days, motorcycles can only go into the city on alternate days ! |
He's stated that motorcycles pollute between 3 and 122 times more than cars !!
|31 July, 2006 - On My Chevy - Gone To Holland|
|I got an itch, and have gone walkabouts. Off to Holland to look into my father. |
Back Thursday. There will be daily articles appearing (server Gods permitting). Have a look at this special motorcycle... a 1957 Chevy motorcycle !
|27 July, 2006 - Newsletter: Slight Problem Last Week|
|A couple of problems with our newsletter last week. Some new registrations never received the confirmation screen, the mail didn't go out on time, and Yahoo users didn't receive the email.|
|27 July, 2006 - Video: Erzberg 2006- BMW HP2|
|Here's a three minute video clip of BMW HP2 efforts in this year's Erzberg Rodeo Enduro race, featuring Jimmy Lewis (USA), Gerhard Forster (Germany), Chris Pfeiffer (Germany) and Simo Kirssi (Finland). Quite amazing ! Also, a 2 minute clip of last year's event, giving you a good overview why this race is so difficult.|
|26 July, 2006 - Real Motorcycle Riding Politician|
|Prime Minister of Romania, Calin Popescu Tariceanu is a real biker. We've already featured him on our site. |
Now, he's had an accident. Hope he'll not stop riding !
|26 July, 2006 - New British Motorcycle Safety Video|
|A new hard hitting British motorcycle safety TV ad has been launched ! |
Very good, as usual. It makes you think (first about the ad) why other countries aren't doing similar.
Is it because the lives of bikers means less ??
|25 July, 2006 - Kropotkin Feed Added to Site|
|We've added a live feed coming from the excellent "Kropotkin Thinks" MotoGP review site. |
Learn more what goes on in the MotoGP world.
|25 July, 2006 - Getting Worse in France !|
|The French government is stepping up their efforts to enrichen themselves (they say it's for your own safety). More radars, no more warning, average speeds calculated on autoroutes, etc etc. Living hell !!! Vive La Revolution !|
|21 July, 2006 - Deposit Taken For Motoczysz Replica - 50 only|
|The limited edition replica of the MotoCzysz C1 will be open for deposits during the US MotoGP. 50 of them will be built ! |
So if you've got US$ 100,000 lying around, better hurry!
|20 July, 2006 - Wheels 2 Africa|
|US based Dakar race team, Team Rally Pan-America, have announced that *they* are sponsoring a charity (Wheels 2 Africa) that provides motorcycles for medical purposes in Africa. |
So, after the race is over, the support trucks of Team Rally Pan-America will go back into Africa to help in the efforts of Wheels 2 Africa. Nice !
|19 July, 2006 - New Garmin GPS ! Special For MOTORCYCLES !|
|Garmin have released a specially-built-for-motorcycles GPS, the Zumo. |
Small, strong, waterproof, it can be used with gloves, sports Bluetooth and will even tell you when you're running out of gas, and route you to the nearest gas station.
|19 July, 2006 - Purpose Built Motorcycle XM Radio|
|Harley-Davidson and XM Radio have released in the USA, a special motorcycle satellite radio. |
It's only available on Harley motorcycles, and only in the USA, but if you're a Harley rider, it makes a lot of sense (cents ?? $250 worth).
|18 July, 2006 - Motorcycle TV in the USA|
|Finally, a TV Cable station in the USA is going to be dedicated to motorcycles. |
Called "The Motorcycle Channel", it'll air 24/7 early 2007 !
|18 July, 2006 - Water Running Out Of Your Motorcycle ?|
|Here's a very original faucet for home. |
If you're into motorcycles (and you are, if not you'd not be reading this), and want to have all sorts of things in your home that are motorcycle related, it's your thing !!
|17 July, 2006 - A *REAL* All Terrain Motorcycle|
|A special design, the Hyanide is a real all terrain vehicle. Ride anywhere on this motorcycle equipped with a rubber track instead of wheels. |
Sand, Snow or mud is no problem for the TANK.
|14 July, 2006 - Will This Ad Sell ?|
|A strange advertisement from BMW for their K1200R. |
Will that sell more motorcycles ?
|13 July, 2006 - Huhhhh ??|
|Strange and funny animated gif, of a motorcycle rider 'walking' his motorcycle. |
|12 July, 2006 - Le Touquet Enduropale 2007 - Planning|
|Since we've received quite some emails asking for more information on the next Le Touquet Enduropale beach race, here's information for you. |
Prizes, cost, hotels, etc. Nothing to stop you from preparing this race.
|11 July, 2006 - New French Motorcycle Manufacturer - Wakan|
|France has a new motorcycle manufacturer; Wakan. |
Finally there's a second manufacturer who has produced a very pretty and sexy cafe-racer style motorcycle.
The motorcycle will be available later this year, and distributed in several countries, including the UK and USA.
|10 July, 2006 - ResQtag - Life Saving ?|
|Often in a motorcycle accident, if you're not able to talk, having information on you for medical emergencies can be life saving. |
He's a nifty and cheap product from the USA that will help; ResQtag ! How much is your life worth ?
|10 July, 2006 - Wearable GPS - For Motorcycles!|
|French motorcycle clothing company, Xtream Wearther, have released a wearable GPS for motorcycles. |
Small, it's strapped to your left wrist. Is this the gadget of the year, or is someone dreaming ?
|7 July, 2006 - Enduro Holidays in the Alps|
|A look at an outfit that offers motorcycle enduro holidays in the Alps, with English speaking staff. |
Stay in their fully equipped chalet.
|7 July, 2006 - Governator Finally Gets Motorcycle License|
|Good old Governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger, has finally passed and gotten his motorcycle license. |
Now he can ride his Harley officially, and maybe not crash it. I wonder if he took lessons ?
|6 July, 2006 - The New BMW R1200R|
|BMW have announced their new R1200R motorcycle. |
Here's the full specification.
|6 July, 2006 - Oooops - Part 2 - Reality|
|A follow-up on yesterday's photo of the crashed BMW R1200GS-Adventure. The rider is OK, just his ego is hurt since his motorcycle was spanking new. |
He's from the Raptors and Rockets website.
|5 July, 2006 - Ooops - BMW 1200GS-A|
|We don't usually post photos of motorcycle accidents, but this one is something you'll not see often. |
Check out the shaft drive on the BMW R1200GS-Adventure !
|5 July, 2006 - Tour de France 2006 & Kawasaki Motorcycles|
|Kawasaki is again the official supplier of motorcycles to the Tour de France 2006. |
26 motorcycles are used during the race, ranging from stewards, to medical, to drinks.
|4 July, 2006 - Does Your Personality Change On Your Motorcycle ?|
|Does your personality change when you ride your motorcycle ? That's a question Thomas at Unicornadventurers asked in his blog. I know I do, but what about you ? |
Take this one question survey. Results will be published in August.