Ride of a Lifetime

Sampling Valentino Rossi's awesome--yet rider-friendly--MotoGP-winning Honda RC211V

It's a tough job, but someone's got to do it. Valentino Rossi was finished with his World Champion RC211V, so he let us take it for a spin.

What's it like? Not bad, if you're into that whole "mega horsepower, perfect chassis" thing. We spun it around the GP circuit in Valencia for a few laps, and had an in-depth discussion with the techies behind this remarkable machine. Check back this week for the full monty--you won't want to miss it!