Category Archives: Motorcycles

April 1, 2014
2014 Ducati Monster 1200 S– also posted in Ducati

The Ducati Monster 1200 S has the power-to-weight ratio of a Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse and the contact patch of a playing card. I’m elbows deep into leaning this pulsing, growling, screaming red animal across a one-lane hairpin on the edge of a volcanic island, when a sequence of questions flit through my […]

May 24, 2013
BMW Concept 90 Motorcycle debuts at Villa d’Este– also posted in BMW

The Concept 90 is one of two new vehicles BMW is showing off at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este on the tony shores of Lake Como in Italy. This year is the 90th anniversary of BMW Motorrad and the 40th anniversary of the R 90 S (inset) – the first production motorcycle to come with […]

January 26, 2011
Royal Enfield shows off two new Classic Chrome and Bullet for U.S.

The Royal Enfield camp is abuzz with interesting news. The British Indian motorcycle manufacturer has just whipped the sheets off of two new models that are destined for U.S. shores starting this April. The Classic Chrome is appropriately draped with enough shiny stuff to signal the space station on a clear day, and while we […]

July 27, 2010
Awesome Motorcycles Big Collection
March 7, 2010
BMW S 1000 RR pulls off the old tablecloth trick

Ah yes, the good ol’ pull-the-tablecloth-off-the-table-without-sending-dishes-flying routine. The oldest trick in the book? Possibly, but BMW has taken it upon themselves to update the classic demonstration in a major way. How ’bout upping the ante with 24 complete place settings around a giant rectangular table? Yeah, that’d do it.

February 16, 2010
The Evolution of Harley-Davidson

Harley-Davidson Motor Company is an American manufacturer of motorcycles based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The company sells heavyweight (over 750 cc) motorcycles designed for cruising on the highway. Harley-Davidson motorcycles (popularly known as “Harleys”) have a distinctive design and exhaust note. They are especially noted for the tradition of heavy customization that gave rise to the […]