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14 Mugello Italy 2010 MotoGP
13 Mugello Italy 2010 MotoGP
32 Jerez Spain 2010 MotoGP
16 Laguna Seca United States 2009 MotoGP
3 Mugello Italy 2008 MotoGP
25 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2008 MotoGP
45 Phillip Island Australia 2007 MotoGP
2 Phillip Island Australia 2007 MotoGP
16 Brno Czech Republic 2007 MotoGP
26 Donington Park Great Britain 2007 MotoGP
57 Jerez Spain 2007 MotoGP
25 Jerez Spain 2007 MotoGP
15 Valencia 2006 MotoGP
3 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2006 MotoGP
19 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2006 MotoGP
13 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2006 MotoGP
4 Brno Czech Republic 2006 MotoGP
26 Laguna Seca United States 2006 MotoGP
38 Donington Park Great Britain 2006 MotoGP
5 Mugello Italy 2006 MotoGP
7 Valencia 2005 MotoGP
10 Phillip Island Australia 2005 MotoGP
6 Phillip Island Australia 2005 MotoGP
32 Donington Park Great Britain 2005 MotoGP
 

1980s Turbo Bikes

1980s Turbo Bikes

So where did the turbo come from? Well, in terms of the internal combustion engine the turbo has been around a fair while, in fact, it was 1909 when Dr. Alfred J. Buchi of Switzerland first developed the exhaust-driven turbo. It wasn't until the 1930s when American company General Electric came...

Published on September 5 2015, 11:43
Source: www.motorcycle.com
 

"I have only been into bikes for about five years," Saville admits. "Before that I was into cars but I lost interest. I started on a Monster 659, which is a Learner special here in the Australian market, and then I stepped up to a 2008 YZF-R1, the last of the screamer engines. I loved the R1 but... 

Mark my words, the next big trend in the custom motorcycle scene is going to be a revival of the 1980s. I am not sure why anyone would want to remember this awkward time in our species' history, but when it comes to motorcycles, there is quaint intersection of modern and retro that resides in... 

My taste in vehicles is a little strange. When it comes to bikes, I dig the latest and the greatest. However, when it comes to cars, give me the old stuff. In fact, besides my beater pick-up truck I use to haul bikes around, and my wife's cushy sedan, my four-wheel collection consists of not... 

Story by Geoff Baldwin from issue 4 of Tank Moto Magazine. The first time I noticed Mitsuhiro Kiyonaga was in an interview with 'Garage Company' owner Yoshinobu Kosaka. He was working in the background of the workshop and Yoshi explained how important he was as their skilled fabricator. He then... 

Over 17,000 people flocked to the northern end of Portland this year, braving the cold interior of a vacant building with their plaid shirts, in order to drink PBR, listen to loud music, and look at the occasional motorcycle. Yes, it us that time of year for The One Motorcycle Show in Portland,... 

Do you remember how boring and mundane going to a museum was as a kid? It was practically torture, but any excuse to get out of school was better than the alternative. It's funny how things change as you get older. You start to appreciate and become more interested by the way things were, how... 

Are you one of these people who won't crack a smile unless you're on an open-class bike? If so, you probably haven't ridden any of these middleweights. Each of these dissimilar machines, in its own way, will have you grinning from ear to ear inside your trusty full-face lid. We know that the...