Yamaha have revealed their 2009 V-Max, the successor to the original iconic Max that made its debut way back in 1985. We’ve added a few bits of info since we first posted this, but we’ve bolded them for easy identification. New motor has a tighter V and is more compact. The new V-Max is an … Continue reading NEW 2009 V-MAX!!
We’ll fill in the details at 2:00! Yamaha’s new 2009 V-Max will be officially released at 2:00 pm EST today. CMG has signed up to an embargo agreement in order to receive the factory information in advance and will be posting the article on the dot.
Editor ‘arris concludes his quest for scotch by getting to Oban and getting a tad wobbly. The ride home proves to be every bit as good as the ride there, despite his achy head.
Tick-tock to the 4th … Rumour has it that there are a couple of new Yamahas about to be unveiled at the beginning of June. Yamaha Canada reps were tight lipped when asked for more details, only confirming that the two new models will be officially released on the 4th and 6th of June. Indeed … Continue reading New Yamahas in the pipe?
Editor ‘arris took a holiday in the UK, got a Ducati GT 1000 for a week and went for a quick spin to Scotland in search of scotch.
Temecula, California – “And you ride the distant beaches upon your Buell Ulysses,” sang Eric Clapton on Cream’s “Disraeli Gears.” Okay, maybe not those exact words but beaches and Ulysses were definitely mentioned.
“Two Belgian Tourists and Two Yemeni Guides killed by Al-Qaeda”.
The news told the story of a convoy of five Land Cruisers in a remote but well-known tourist valley. The gunmen were hidden behind a parked Land Cruiser on the side of the road and as the convoy approached, they jumped out, spraying the first vehicle with automatic gunfire.
Chances are that most Canadians are only just coming out of a very long and very white winter. For the motorcyclist especially, winter is a tough slog without a break for their two-wheel fix.
Canadians Brian Bosworth and Michael Sanders are the authors and publishers of a growing series of books called Destination Highways, which describe the best motorcycling roads in British Columbia, Washington state, and most recently, northern California.
KTM have released a website dedicated to their new RC8 sportbike complete with smokin’ video. To check out the new site and video, go to www.ktm-rc8.net.