Category Archives: scooters

Daytona 200

I have a confession I have paid no attention to American motorcycle racing since DMG bought out the AMA for the rights to AMA roadracing but this makes me sad. (and I know I’m late, like I said I haven’t … Continue reading

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In MotoGP news (Spoiler Alert)

Ben Spies finished 7th on the Sterilgarda Yamaha team at Valencia today. Pretty good for his first ride on the Yamaha GP bike and only third race with the big boys. He said Friday he would be happy if he … Continue reading

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Kool

Spies To Race Valencia MotoGP Saturday, October 03, 2009 This just in: BEN SPIES TO MAKE ‘WILD CARD’ ENTRY INTO VALENCIA GP If you haven’t seen Spies race now might be a good time, check your local listing for Sundays … Continue reading

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In the world of non politics

I am still feeling ambivalent about riding motorcycles after last year. I didn’t get any really, really good scars but I got a couple little ones and a hand that by the grace of the flying spaghetti monster works almost … Continue reading

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The Song of the Sausage Creature

There are some things nobody needs in this world, and a bright-red, hunch-back, warp-speed 900cc cafe racer is one of them – but I want one anyway, and on some days I actually believe I need one. That is why … Continue reading

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Action pron

This one was fun to fiddle with.This is my friend and riding partner Dan.Both photos were taken at a newish racetrack in Hasting, NE .

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More surgical fun

Tuesday I get my collarbone plated since it is what’s known in doctorland as a non union. Blech. I suspect it’s going to end up being another two months till I get on a motorcycle again. It will also be … Continue reading

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Hat tip to the Liberty Sphere http://thelibertysphere.blogspot.com/2009/02/czech-president-takes-on-goofy-algore.html I do not want to give up my way excessive motorcycles and I don’t much care what Al Gore thinks about it until he gives up his jet and gets his house under … Continue reading

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What bike should I buy?

I am thinking after much reflection that the RC51 is more bike than I know what to do with. So I need to figure out a replacement. The candidates in my mind are:Buell XB12R with racekit and Ohlins rear shockBuell … Continue reading

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