International Motorcycle Show 2011

The International Motorcycle Show is kicking off another season. If you are into motorcycles, this is a must see event.  It will give you an opportunity to get up close and personal with the latest sport bikes, street bikes, dirt bikes, cruisers, scooters, ATVs and UTVs. All of the major motorcycle … [Read more...]

Yamaha WR250R Motorcycle Review

I bought the Yamaha WR250R almost two years ago now. I wanted a dirt bike that I could also ride on the street to get to the offroad rides. I looked at a variety dual sport bikes, such as the Yamaha XT250, Kawasaki  KLX250S and Honda CRF230L,  but concluded that I didn't like the offroad … [Read more...]

BMW F800ST Motorcycle Review

After about 8,000 miles on the BMW F800ST, I now fully understand its character and personality. And, I like it. It is exactly what I thought it was when I got it. It is an "old guys" sport bike. Hopefully BMW won't find this insulting, but of all the sport bikes I've ridden, this one is the best … [Read more...]

Kawasaki Ninja 250 Motorcycle Review

Recently, I've had several guys express an interest in learning to ride a motorcycle. They want to know how to get started. Unless they are adverse to sport bikes, I've had two suggestions: the Kawasaki Ninja 250 motorcycle, and the Motorcycle Safety Foundation training class. I bought a 2009 … [Read more...]