Cool times in Hot Springs

On my way home from a tour of Arkansas. Spent a few days riding north from Texarkana, to Mount Magazine, Mount Nebo, and Petit Jean state park. Then I headed south on The Scenic 7 to my ultimate … [Read more...]

2011 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero Motorcycle Test

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Modern Day Duke – Cooler Than Clint Back when I was a kid, my dad instilled some basic ideas of what it is to be a man’s man. He swung a hammer for a living, smoked Marlboro cigarettes, drank … [Read more...]

Powerlet Heated RP-5 Motorcycle Rider Gloves

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Obviously, motorcyclists need to wear multiple layers to ride in the cold. However, when it comes to gloves, you may only be able to add one thin layer of glove liners before you start to limit finger … [Read more...]

2011 Ducati Diavel First Ride

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The new Ducati Diavel is a conundrum for some. Folks are trying to define it, and it refuses to conform. Why must folks, professional moto-journalists thus far, insist on pigeonholing everything? Long … [Read more...]

Ducati Diavel And RoadBike Magazine Cruising In Spain

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Today we're on the twisty road to Ronda Spain. Great ride today, broken finger and all. Although I wouldn't suggest the practice. The Diavel is surprisingly agile, and abundantly powerful! The … [Read more...]

Ducati Diavel in Marbella Spain

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On location in Marbella Spain for the 2011 Ducati Diavel International Press Intro. Flew into Malaga yesterday, took in some sights this morning; the Roman Theatre, the Malaga Bullring, then we … [Read more...]

More Ducati Diavel from Spain

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Just some more shots from the Ducati Diavel Press event in Marbella Spain this week. -- SL … [Read more...]

2010 BMW R 1200 GS

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Several years ago, while attending a press launch for an unspecified brand motorcycle, I don’t even remember what brand motorcycle it was, I had a verbal run in with another moto-journalist. We were … [Read more...]

2011 Kawasaki Vaquero

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Just back from the 2011 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero press event in Houston Texas. What a great ride, what a great bike. So many improvements from the Voyager, just goes to show how well Kawasaki … [Read more...]

2010 Honda VFR1200F DC

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(Non DC VFR shown at left) Technology Throwdown A Champ With No Belt By Steve Lita Man! Talk about slammin’ the competition! I just rode the 2010 Honda VFR1200F with dual-clutch … [Read more...]