Monthly Archive: August 2011

Motorcyclists Naturalistic Study Aimed at Collecting Realistic Rider Data 0

Motorcyclists Naturalistic Study Aimed at Collecting Realistic Rider Data

The first rider involved in the initial MSF 100 Motorcyclists Naturalistic Study hit the road equipped with a fully instrumented, data-collecting bike from the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute this week. In what marks the start of a year-long research project, each of the 100 bikes which are regularly ridden in real-world traffic and conditions are […]

4 Hours Of Valmont Vintage Motorcycle Race 2011 0

4 Hours Of Valmont Vintage Motorcycle Race 2011

Every year, in a small village close to me in Normandy, France, they hold a 4 hour vintage/classic motorcycle race. Despite a persistent rain, the spectators were there to admire the old motorcycles.
Here are some photos of the wonderful event, start…

AVCC #3 0

AVCC #3

At the strain… blog before the nominating looking, thank you for!  triumph                                                 

Hof-Westerwald, Germany 0

Hof-Westerwald, Germany

Round 6 of the international Mefo Sport Flattrack Cup 2011 took place on the challenging 500m oval in Hof-Westerwald, Germany. And for the second time this season we could welcome the junior category! Heidenreichstein winner Tobias Gatzenmeier was join…

Navigating For Motorcycle Pillions 101 0

Navigating For Motorcycle Pillions 101

Reading a map while riding your motorcycle is impossible, at least for the biker. Many of us have turned to technology to help us; God save the GPS. But there are others who do not believe in the GPS and prefer the good old paper map.
So if you’ve go…

1940′s / 50′s REDBAND Motorcycle / Engineer Boots 0

1940′s / 50′s REDBAND Motorcycle / Engineer Boots

I thought these boots were pretty cool when I picked them up over the weekend. I’m not familiar with the brand REDBAND but they sold about five minutes after I listed them on Ebay so I’m sure the buyer knew what they were. My guess is they are a size…

Hokkaido Touring #10 0

Hokkaido Touring #10

At… blog which face to the Bihoro pass looking, thank you for!  triumph