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Jay Leno shows us his 1929 Scott Flying Squirrel Race Replica vintage 500cc liquid-cooled two-stroke classic motorcycle. And yes, it goes faster than the Harley-Davidson Street 500 does today, despite being 90 years older.Read More »
This rare find shows just how far Honda translations have come. These translations come from a 1962 Honda Motorcycle manual, translated in Japan, for the American motorcyclist. They're awful. Brace yourselves.Read More »
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The Many Motorcycles of Michael Scott.
Michael Scott has owned many motorcycles in his 57+ years riding. Others have owned more motorcycles than him, but no one has had as much fun!
Generally we like the feedback we get from the site. Unfortunately, we get some strange emails sent in sometimes too. Like the one that bicycle freak Michael K. sent us.
Michael has a website dedicated to his happiness of bicycle riding. This may or may not have something to do with why he can't seem to understand what skulls and wings have to do with motorcycling. He seemed to imply that the use of skulls and wings in the YouMotorcycle logo was "perhaps for your blog to appear "bad ass" enough to entice the "tattoo crowd"?"
Michael, the truth is about to set you free. Skulls and wings have as much to do with motorcycling, as squished manhood and one piece spandex unitards have to do with bicycling. In fact, skulls and wings have been tied to motorcycling for generations already. Allow me to explain...
Inspired by bikerMetric I decided to take a little time to look up some biker B Movies. Sure enough a quick search on Netflix came up with the 1968 flick Angels from Hell among others. I hit play and within minutes my eyes were filled with drum brakes and 3 foot tall sissy bars. Rock on!Read More »