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December 2012

It’s a great time to be a beginner motorcyclist

The Japanese motorcycle manufacturers seem to have realized that if they don’t make it easier, cheaper and more enticing for young people specifically, and new riders in general, to get started in motorcycling, in a generation they’ll be left with a dwindling pool of old riders to buy their goods in the U.S. market. Several […]

Whatever happened to 750s?

Yesterday,  as the overly moneyed and under IQed owner of a Range Rover futilely tried to out-accelerate my 650cc Kawasaki Versys from a stoplight, no doubt so he could jump in front of me before the road dropped from four lanes to two a quarter of a mile ahead, and then hold me up for […]