I’m not a huge fan of the looks of this car. Don’t know why, but I do know one thing about it. Wanna know what? Keep readin. (continue reading…)
Latest on my Krush list is the KTM 690 Duke. A tough little motherfucker with a big thumper for a road going bike. (continue reading…)
Every time I see one of these, and that has been quite a bit of late, I want to cry a little. The sound of this car is unbelievable. If you like a V8 rumble, think the M3 sounds good, ride a V Twin Ducati or just generally like to go fast, you can’t go past the sex appeal of this car.
I feel like a spoilt brat.
One of those spoilt kids like Richie Rich or that kid you love to hate in the movies like Charlie and the Chocolate Factory who gets everything they want.
Putting that aside for a minute, meet my new bike. The Ducati Hypermotard EVO SP 2012 Corse edition proudly sporting the Corse logo from the Italian factory of the gods.
The previously raved about Yamaha FZ1S just wasn’t for me for so many reasons so I decided to bite the bullet and just piss the thing off before it devalued beyond comprehension and I wouldn’t cry about it too much. As it turned out to be honest I just put it down (read validated) to a really expensive hire bike for two months.
Truth be known I probably got out of it easier than most by deciding to bight the bullet quickly.
I have been shopping around a bit for special parts to add to my new mid life crisis toy, a Yamaha FZ1S.
I’ve done a few things, first up was a Yoshimura TRS SS Slip On pipe – opting for a short stumpy little rocket that cranked up the BHP and made it sound like a proper bike, not some sort of Dyson vaccuum cleaner.
Then there was the heated grips, thanks Oxford for a brilliant product there.
Huzzah for no more frozen fingers. (continue reading…)