Post Sale Update: This Ariel sold for $4,550 after 18 bids on eBay. The seller does such a good job telling the story of this bike that I almost feel silly trying to summarize it. In his words: In January of 1947 George Boskoff, a 20 year old gearhead from the South Bay area of Los Angeles, purchased this very …
…because I’ve got a Z900RS that needs a buddy. I’m looking to do a photo/video shoot with old and new and I’m hoping one of you guys or gals would be interested in hanging out, getting some photos taken, and maybe even swapping rides for a few miles. If this sounds appealing, please drop me a line: abhi AT bike-urious.com.
The Adventurists are a group of oddballs that fight “to make the world less boring.” Over the years, they’ve created a series of bizarre adventures, many of which are centered around motorized vehicles. Previous examples include the Rickshaw Run, the Mongol Rally, and the Ice Run (crossing hundreds of kilometers on a frozen Siberian lake on Urals). They also host …
January 2018 Result HighlightsView Post
Last month I was in Austin, Texas for the launch of the 2018 Honda Gold Wing. The original plan was that the participants would be given a Gold Wing, a destination, and a Butler Motorcycle Map. Then it was up to us to figure out how we wanted to enjoy our time. Unfortunately, sleet and snow got in the way …
Introducing Ride the ClassicsView Post
In 1976, Honda debuted the “Hondamatic” transmission on their popular CB750. It was designed to help bring in new riders who may have been intimidated by the requirement of using a clutch, but Honda quickly figured out that newbies may not necessarily want to start on the big 750. So two years later, the Hondamatic transmision found its way to …
World Record Sale Price – 1951 Vincent Black LightningView Post
Who’s Going to Vegas This Week?View Post
Last year, REV’IT created an all-woman “team” of 4 riders to represent the brand in the US. Three of the four are returning, and they’re looking for two additional members. Do you (or someone you know) have what it takes?
What Do You Want To Know? 2018 Honda Gold WingView Post
December 2017 Result HighlightsView Post
10 Most Popular Bike-uriosities of 2017View Post
Out of Office – CubaView Post
Last month, I shared that BikeEXIF, Velomacchi, and REV’IT were hosting a photo contest and that Nathan had been selected as one of the finalists. Well, they’ve announced the winners and I’m excited to share that Nathan was one of them!