After such a battle in Le Mans, it was heartbreaking to watch. Rossi crashed on the final lap leaving to Vinales the leadership in the championship. When the lights went off, Rossi lost a couple of positions landing in the … Continue reading What Happened in Le Mans
MotoGP World Champion Nicky Hayden had a serious crash yesterday in Italy. The rider was training on a bicycle when he was hit by a car. He was delivered in the hospital of Cesena with severe brain injuries. The prognosis … Continue reading #ForzaNicky don’t give up
Over the last generation, we’ve seen dramatic changes in the European motorcycle industry. How did the manufacturers respond? The 90s During the 90s I was thinking about the good old days when many European manufacturers were challenging each other on … Continue reading The Rise of the European Motorcycle Industry
A big announcement came this week from Silicon Valley. Elon Musk, the man who wants to colonize Mars, started a company which will put together experts and scientists to merge machines with our human brain. Musk thinks this is the … Continue reading The Merge between Human and Machine
I have to say that the Qatar race was always full of action. Since 2004, if I remember it right, it was full of surprises each year. On the other hand, I have to make a point about the track … Continue reading This is a Promising Season starting from Qatar
The real comeback was actually last year after a long pause of several years. It’s not a big trade show like the one in Cologne or Bologna but it’s important to bring the community together. I’m happy to say … Continue reading The Berliner Motorrad Tage is back
The last three-day test in is finally over and we’re 10 days away from the first race in Qatar. The test was on the same track and if in Sepang there were a lot of surprises last week we just … Continue reading Rossi in Qatar “We need a miracle”
The Extreme Enduro is becoming more and more popular. Last month we talk about the King of the Moto which is a long tough race in the Californian desert but the Hell’s Gate is a different story. The Hell’s Gate … Continue reading What is Extreme Enduro? And where is the Hell’s Gate?
Last Friday, the world of racing lost one of the most important figures. A successful rider, an important ambassador, and a very nice person. We want to commemorate his life today with some stories you might not know. The loophole … Continue reading Remembering John Surtees
The most sensible answer to my stupid question is obviously no but stay with me and you’ll find out. But I swear, it really has no brakes. … Continue reading Would you buy an Indian with no brakes for $49,900?
This is the question that separates a lot of enthusiasts. Everybody has his opinion on the matter but can we find the ultimate answer on the base of what we know? To make it easier I won’t analyze all the … Continue reading Who is the greatest rider of all time?
Sammy Halbert made his first family trip around the world with two special stops. One in Australia to race with the three times Superbike World Champion Troy Bayliss and one in Italy, Tavullia to be precise, where Valentino Rossi has … Continue reading AMA Flat Track Champion Sammy Halbert visits Rossi’s Ranch