It’s called skijoring. A winter sport where a person on skis is pulled by a horse, a dog or a motor vehicle. Who has more fun? This time, I say the skier.
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Victory’s recent virtual ride experience debuted at IMS Chicago last weekend. They are the first motorcycle brand to use the emerging VR technology. In the cold of February in Chicago, Victory gave nearly 300 attendees the next best thing to an actual ride by transporting them to the Badlands/Needles Highway in South Dakota, a popular […]
The new T143 S&S Cycle engine cradled in a stock bagger frame with the addition of only high performance very special parts. The Dragon is 90 lbs lighter that the Harley stock configuration and is getting ready for the drag strip.
Thanks God. In this excellent film you will not see again any sparks with shallow depth of field. No shots of riding gloves going on. This film is very different, just like the builder and the bike. This seven-minute short follows the build-out of what Peter Boggia (Moto Borgotaro) calls his finest work, a recently […]
A highlight of the 65th Republic Day Celebrations, members of the Border Security Force demonstrate their motorcycle riding skills.
One month ago, I published a story about the German produced KessTech Exhausts featuring an electronic sound management system to adjust the volume of your exhaust via a switch in a ¼ second at all speeds and in any gear (Harley-Davidson of Glendale is the importer in the US) When the system is activated, all […]
A couple of years ago, I already featured the work of Makoto Endo. He is an advertising creative director (Tokyo then New York) whose favorite leisure activity is to create illustrations of modern and classic motorcycles using only chopsticks and black ink. Below a new live Indian motorcycle painting session shot last year at the […]
8 months of computer animation work from concept to completion to make this robot turn into a Norton Commando ready to ride. Brilliant.
Most people do yoga at the gym, studio, or in the comfort of their own home. But a 40-year-old farmer from India prefers to do his yoga sessions on the back of his Honda motorcycle…
To celebrate its 60th anniversary, Guinness World Records released a YouTube series chronicling the most amazing feats of the past six decades. The staff contacted me with the suggestion that I publish for my readers the video of one of the most coveted world record titles, the fastest land speed. Here it is with an […]
Trials rider Julien Dupont rides around a 50 years old wooden roller coaster in Mexico City. The ride is 0.75 mile long and reaches a maximum height of 99 ft. Julien admitted he was nervous because not used to riding this kind of stuff. “My sickest ride ever!” he said.
We live in a new world. Connected, networked, hyper-aware, rich, complex, sometime confusing. The inexorable rise of digital information, accelerated by the mobile revolution is radically shifting the dynamics of the marketplace and the way we communicate and take our purchase decisions. One of the best ways custom motorcycle builders are taking advantage of the […]
Brian Darwas is a documentaries film maker describing in images the passion of those living and perpetuating thee motorcycle and hot rod culture. “My goal is to reach the youngsters who grew up on the Internet, and turn this media into a source of new ideas and inspiration I would like to instill in them […]
Nicknamed the “Roadster Jet-Fighter”, the Slingshot™ is an entirely new on-road driving and riding experience. The Slingshot is a three wheeled motorcycle, not an automobile. Driver may need a valid motorcycle endorsement. With side by side seating, both driver and passenger experience a front row shot of adrenaline, a 360-degree rush of sight, sound, and […]
Incredible. Francois Gissy Rides His Rocket Bicycle To A New Land speed Record Of 207 MPH (333 KM/H)Published by Cyril Huze November 10th, 2014 in Editorial, Events and Videos.
Not a motorcycle, but you I know you will enjoy this video showing French Francois Gissy – under different camera angles – ride his hydrogen peroxide rocket bicycle to 207 mph (333 km/h). It took him 5 seconds to go from 0 to 207 mph! Concentrated liquid hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) is fed from a storage […]
I already reported on the great success of the 2nd annual AIMExpo held last October in Orlando. The show demonstrated strong growth with 18,000 attendees from more than 50 countries and 500 + manufacturers and vendors with entertainment inside the Orange Convention Center and outside. A video recap to show you how it looked.
Many of you have watched and re-watched the 1971 movie “On any Sunday” directed by Bruce Brown, the hearfelt stories of real-life riders. Four decades after this movie scored a very well deserved Academy Award Nomination, “On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter” directed by Dana Brown, Bruce’s son, captures again on film what it means […]
On the TV show “Bloomberg Surveillance”, Scott Wine, chairman and chief executive officer at Polaris Industries, discusses the impact of oil prices on motorcycle and off road vehicles and growth from the market in India.
Wheels Of Liberty. A Non-Profit Group To Help Mobility-Challenged individuals in America Attain Or Regain Motorcycle Freedom.Published by Cyril Huze October 28th, 2014 in Editorial, Events and Videos.
Davis Zien, former Senator for Wisconsin and member of Motorcycle Hall of Fame since 2000 – and Marc Anthomy – both amputated above the knee have created “Wheels Of Liberty” a non-profit organization dedicated to helping the mobility-challenged individuals use motorcycles as a unique therapy tool to empower them, live better with their disability and […]
A group of bikers, apparently members of the Streetfighterz, do stunts on a public highway in California. A motorcycle cop, siren and flashing lights on, intervenes to make them stop. One of the motorcyclists gets close to the officer and tell him he should better leave. And guess what? The cop leaves, the bikers wave […]
Nobody knows for sure who and where was invented Chariot Racing. The Chariot could be drawn by up to 4 motorcycles. Reins in the driver’s hands are connected to the handlebars. They were the Ben Hurs of the motor age…