Motorcycle Racer

For the racing spirit

Comfortably perched on the couch, opening a cold one, watching men go round and round, battling for milliseconds for a few minutes of fame, pretty much sums up a weekend for racing enthusiasts, right? Last week however, the saddle of a racing TVS Apache RTR 200 4V replaced the comfort …

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On this History Day – July 17 – Almanac

Today is Saturday July 17, the 198th day of 2021 with 167 to follow. The moon is growing. The morning stars are Jupiter, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, and Uranus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Neptune, Saturn and Venus. People born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They …

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Quick Read, July 11, 2021

Something for everyone this week: the classic perfection of a Moto Guzzi cafe racer, a stealth R18 commissioned by BMW and a slender CB650R from the European Honda dealership build. Plus a glimpse of BMW’s very, very radical new CE 04. Moto Guzzi California 1100 EV by Bernd and Robin …

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A history of western swing

When the NHRA introduced Western Swing in 1989 – a three-race, three-weekend test of technology and tenacity in high-altitude climates from Denver to Sonoma Wine Country in Northern California to Seattle in the Far Northwest – it was a real game-changer. Although recent NHRA national event programs have featured as …

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