Monthly Archives: June 2012

A hot New Orleans summer

Nearly 100 degrees today! I decided to take the Daytona 675 to work today after converting it back to street use. It was fun to ride. When I bought the bike I was concerned that heat emanating from the under … Continue reading

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Irish Road Racing

     My love for true Road Racing is well documented here. Be sure to check out Speed2 for their coverage of both the Cookstown and Northwest 200.      The Northwest has seen increased interest as a lead up to the … Continue reading

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Practicalities

Riding a motorcycle as a means of primary transportation has its rewards. But, what about days when conditions conditions are less than ideal? Or downright bad? What about storage and security? What about breakdowns? These are all valid questions-many riders … Continue reading

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Long Way ‘Round Series – DVD

Okay. I admit it. I love the LWR series. It is a pleasure to watch. I purchased the box set containing Long Way ‘Round; Race to Dakar; and Long Way Down a couple of years ago and made it a … Continue reading

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Life is better on a motorbike

I just met a buddy of mine in our work cafeteria who has been having trouble with his Moto Guzzi – it seems that he is having trouble with his master cylinder for the front brake and was told that … Continue reading

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