General discussion of Sportbikes
Hey everyone. New to this forum... just wondering how many here are from northern B.C... I'm looking forward to the season coming up and down to meet some new people... who are down to enjoy some corners
told my boss im going on vacation this year... told him like a month. wanting to do a session type of trip over a bike only trip. Ill have my bike on the bumper, with a 'camper' on it instead of doing the hotel/motel thing. maximize the good riding not burning through tires/oil nor riding in rain...
Thanks in advance.
This is driving me crazy and Im not sure where this is coming from but riding my 899 this "winter", Im finding that the roads on the North Shore and in Vancouver are significantly more slippery than I expect them to be. Temp does not seem to be a factor as wet roads when it is...
who's watching? not really 'my game', but these boys sure do know how to keep it pinned!
stage 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9SyA2eiHNeM
stage 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xzQHCWtvZuk
stage 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ls9zzKtgQMU ( TROUBLE! )
This article dates back half a year, but I missed it 'then', so maybe you did too. It's certainly just 'anecdotal', not 'science', but the outcomes are interesting and amusing , if not earth shattering. The real take-away for me was the statement partway thru that "I realized that the thing I...
Những điều chưa biết về đồng hồ đeo tay Tissot 1853 Automatic
Đồng hồ đeo tay Tissot 1853 Automatic xuất hiện danh giá tại vùng đất Thụy Sỹ. Các siêu phẩm tissot ra đời luôn được giới mộ điệu săn đón mạnh mẽ. Tất cả đều được tạo nên bởi những đôi bàn tay điêu luyện, tài hoa của các nghệ nhân...
nice little article in Revzilla:
spoiler alert: states with 'strong' laws against...
Spunky's bus is full house! Anybody else is doing a bus run from Vancouver Island?
Fred, aka desperate asshole that can't wait to see the new S1000RR in flesh!! :rider :flashy
Dunlop Q4s for smearing all over Area27
I've recently seen a couple of big shops in Victoria merge, namely Island BMW and Savage MC. This shows if anything the change in ownership from retirement, changes in building lease costs , perhaps municipal zoning changes which is bringing in high occupancy towers and other reasons .
So anyone know if the 'Busa is done production?
MCN Says that there's no new models in 2019...
But the Suzuki Canada page still shows new ones.
Well it is that time of year when WSDOT have done their reconnaissance through the upper regions of the North Cascade Highway prior to the clearing effort. They have come back with some news that is encouraging in relation to last year and will begin the clearing in 2 days, March 26th.
I’m guessing everyone saw this. *Pretty agro move right in front of all the cameras. *P_WO9RtoBIk
I went in to renew my Auto Insurance and Ena (Paul's sister) is working harder than ever to keep Cassells Insurance open. She has worked there as long as Paul has and I would hate to see the BCSB community to stop going there. While Paul's presence will be incredibly hard to replace as we all know...
If you had unlimited funds, desired an open class sportsbike, and the only two available were the 2019 BMW S1000RR and the 2019 V4 Panigale, which would you choose?
Way back in 1992, I got my full motorcycle licence 30 days after I got my learners. I passed my full licence on my first bike: a 1984 Honda XLR 350.
I passed my full test in the morning. In the afternoon, I went to a Honda demo day at Richmond Motorsports on No. 3 Rd. (as I said, it was back in...
So who here is hardcore? How late in the year do you ride? I have exactly three weeks left on the clock and it might drop below freezing here tonight. It's been pouring for days and I am totally bummed.
So whos riding 'til Christmas!?
I'm sure that many of you have a favourite place to eat in the smaller towns you pass through on your rides. I'm not talking fast food here--I'm thinking about the local "greasy spoon", a hole-in-the-wall bakery, or some funky little cafe.
Please post some recommendations for good, cheap food....
A scenic time of year for riding. How about posting up a picture (including bike) and saying where it was taken?
Old Hedley Road, Princeton.
Just wanna share an experience I recently had with BK parts / service department:
I sent in my rear wheel to plug and patch a screw in my tire. I had a staff member inspect my rim for damage (which was none)
Next day the tire was repaired but the rim was scratched badly.
Well, the staff...
I live in Ontario and will be taking 3 weeks off work and am planning to ride to BC and back. I wanted to ask the locals what are some roads that I must ride? I have been looking at google maps but I figured local riders would know better. I prefer roads that are twisty, have elevation changes,...
I want to compile a list of the top 10 provincial motorcycle routes and am looking for your feedback.
As much detail as possible would be great.
In January 2017 Lane Splitting was legally sanctioned in California for safety reasons.
This article discusses the new tip sheet for both motorcyclists and motorists issued by California Highway Patrol on Thursday!
Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.
Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.
Order threads in...
Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.