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1970 Yamaha CS3-C | The Bike That Changed My Life
“I spent the early 1970s thumbing through motorcycle magazines and dreaming of racing neck-and-neck with Ake Johnson or Brad Lackey."
2007 Royal Enfield Bullet | Me & My Bike
“My friend Peter Raymond wanted a project, so I sold him a leftover Enfield parts bike for a song."
1980 Moto Guzzi V50 Monza | The Bike That Changed My Life
“This is the bike that made me fall in love with Moto Guzzi motorcycles. I needed a bike because I was living in New York City...
1959 Matchless G50 | Me & My Bike
“I first raced the Isle of Man TT in 1982 on an Aermacchi 350, and returned in ’83 racing a Moriwaki Kawasaki and a bevel-drive Ducati."
1973 BSA B50 | The Bike That Changed My Life
“One day I saw a photo of John Banks, the English Motocross Champion, flying through the air on his mighty BSA 500 single."
2009 KTM 450 EXC | Me & My Bike
“My favorite thing about motorcycling is exploring: finding out what’s beyond another horizon. Most races don’t offer much chance to do...
1965 Harley-Davidson FLH Electra Glide | Me & My Bike
Pat Simmons, lead singer and guitarist for The Doobie Brothers, talks about his favorite bike.
1974 Ducati 750 Sport | The Bike That Changed My Life
“It was time to replace my Honda CB450. When I saw photos of the 1974 Ducati 350 Desmo, I wanted one, bad."
1968 Suzuki TR250 | The Bike That Changed My Life
“In late 1969, my mechanic and I took my Suzuki TR250 roadracer to the old Vaca Valley Raceway in Vacaville, California, in preparation for...
1996 Kawasaki KX250 | The Bike That Changed My Life
2006 BMW HP2 | Me & My Bike
Riding alongside Helge on an F800GS, I envied the way his HP2 soaked up bumps, accelerated out of corners and carried all that camping gear...
2003 Suzuki Bandit 600 | Me & My Bike
I celebrated my 30th birthday with the purchase of a 2003 Suzuki Bandit 600.
1988 Honda Hawk GT | The Bike That Changed My Life
"I needed the money for racing, so I sold the Hawk. I wish I still had it today, though. I’d like to have another.”
Me & My Bike | 2008 Honda CBR1000RR
I love riding my CBR in L.A. whenever I can, especially when the weather is beautiful. I love the lightness and torque of it.
1999 Honda Superhawk | Me & My Bike
I acquired this Honda Superhawk 996 when the original owner had an unfortunate incident with the bike.