Author: Mark Atkinson
I have a love for old two strokes. Spanish brands are cool, just because they are different. The short history is Francesc Bulto was the director at Montesa motorcycles. The…
2017 Quail Motorcycle Gathering at the Quail Lodge & Golf Club put on by Peninsula Signature Events was a new level of bike show for me. I didn’t have time…
It was great fun to work with Salt City Euros, and be interviewed, as they did the photo/video shoot for a video showcasing my BMW Alpha project.
Every winter I redesign and build a new engine for the landspeed bike, but since we did not run last year, I have a ready-to-go bike for 2016.
I was in the process of restoring two Yamaha R5s, and spending lots of time at my favorite local motorcycle parts store, Wright’s. My friend Dave, who does the tires, offered me an RD350 he had, but never had the time to tackle.
The problem is that on the salt, as opposed to El Mirage, you have to hold it wide open for at least a mile. You break the timing light at the two-mile marker and then at the three. That mile is called the longest mile for a reason.