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Guess That Bike – Movie Set Edition

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I try not to offer up “Guess That Bike” posts unless I already know what the answer to the question is, but I had to make an exception for this oddball movie prop. Reader Sharif M found this crazy contraption at the Melody Ranch film studio, and we’re wondering if you know what it started as and/or what movie it’s …

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Guess That Bike – Unexpected Wheel Edition

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When Vy and I were enjoying the Iberian Peninsula, we had the opportunity to explore three different motorcycle museums. Here’s something I discovered at the Andorra Motorcycle Museum, and I was very surprised to see wheels that initially reminded me of Lester mags on a motorcycle that was designed to be enjoyed off-road. Can you identify what this rare bike …

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Guess That Bike – BBC Documentary Edition

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Contributor Tim Huber just sent me a link to a BBC Documentary about Japanese bullet trains. Great, you say, but what does that have to do about motorcycles? Turns out that Richard Hammond (the host of the program) uses a motorcycle/sidecar combination to demonstrate centrifugal forces and how that can lead to train accidents (specifically the JR Fukuchiyama Line derailment …