Celebrity Riders

We all know about the really famous celeb riders like Jay Leno but there are many more who don’t have their own TV show that enjoy and support motorcycling. Heck, motorcycling has literally created celebrities in the past few years like the OCC crew and Jesse James to name a couple. But there are lots more out there and the Motorcycle Museum in Pickerington, OH is running a display on them, their lives and their passion for riding. Check it... [Read More...]

Last Lap

Check out this video of the last lap at the Oulton Park Supersport race in Britain. Yamaha vs Triumph. Great racing and just plain fun to watch. (Thanks Matt)  Read More →

BMW HP2 Sport is Available

Today’s press release from BMW announced the availability of their new Boxer twin sport bike in the US. I don’t know about you, but for 25,000.00 there are a lot of options out there. In terms of sportbikes, you could buy a GSXR1000, 600 and a lot of upgrades for that kind of money. Or you could buy a Ducati 1098S and still have a few grand leftover for upgrades… No doubt the BMW will have a following, but it is hard to imagine... [Read More...]

Nasty, Nasty High Side Crash

If you have ever wanted to see a classic high side crash in slow motion, check out the video of Jorge Lorenzo crashing in the China MotoGP race. That hurts just watching. Thanks Jerry! [youtube]bE5Pt0DpUHc[/youtube]  Read More →

Cannonball Run on a Ducati 1098S

Sounds crazy, but Gary Eagan is planning on doing it. He got the invite and chose a Ducati 1098S as the means of conveyance. Personally, I think I would have chosen something a little more comfortable (actually, I would have said NO!), but the 1098 has had a bunch of mods to enhance comfort as well as extend its range. With only one rider, the biggest challenge will be the 35+ hours required to make the cross country trip with no sleep. Doable, but... [Read More...]