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10 Silverstone Great Britain 2012 MotoGP
29 Misano Circuit San Marino 2011 MotoGP
12 Mugello Italy 2011 MotoGP
35 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2011 MotoGP
30 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2011 MotoGP
8 Phillip Island Australia 2010 MotoGP
14 Mugello Italy 2010 MotoGP
9 Le Mans France 2010 MotoGP
10 Indianapolis 2010 MotoGP
4 Misano Circuit San Marino 2009 MotoGP
18 Indianapolis 2009 MotoGP
22 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2007 MotoGP
29 Donington Park Great Britain 2007 MotoGP
26 Donington Park Great Britain 2007 MotoGP
57 Jerez Spain 2007 MotoGP
29 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2006 MotoGP
26 Laguna Seca United States 2006 MotoGP
38 Donington Park Great Britain 2006 MotoGP
22 Donington Park Great Britain 2006 MotoGP
20 Assen Netherlands 2006 MotoGP
32 Le Mans France 2006 MotoGP
12 Losail Circuit Qatar 2006 MotoGP
4 Jerez Spain 2006 MotoGP
7 Valencia 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...