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Real Rides: Karl’s GT550

Published on 15/01/2013 By admin

The first such story in a new regular series, let’s take an in-depth look at a honest-to-god, real motorcycle ridden by a real reader. Karl is a 43-year old software engineer, avid car collector and longtime rider based in San Diego. This is the air-cooled, two-stroke, three-cylinder 1973 Suzuki GT550K he restored himself. The Builder […]

Video: Schumacher rides the Panigale

Published on 25/12/2012 By admin

Last week, we brought you photos of F1 champ Michael Schumacher aboard the Ducati 1199, now here’s video. Schumi is joined by John McGuinness, Randy Mamola and Keith Flint. The post Video: Schumacher rides the Panigale appeared first on Hell for Leather. Hell for Leather

Photos: Michael Schumacher rides the Panigale

Published on 13/12/2012 By admin

At a wet, cold Paul Ricard Circuit last week, F1 legend Michael Schumacher hopped on the new Ducati 1199 Panigale. Joining him on track were John McGuinness, Randy Mamola, Moto2 rider Pol Espargaro and endurance racer Keith Flint. It was a little marketing promo pulled off by Monster, but a unique chance to see all […]

Adey rides the Honda CBR250R

Published on 13/08/2012 By admin

It’s Sunday on Mulholland, the usual suspects are putting in fast laps like an SBK qualifying session. Sprinkled in the mix of fast riders are the inexperienced n00bs on their R6s and gixxer 600s, exhibiting poor riding technique like a pack of C group riders at a Motoyard trackday. Then you have the on-lookers who […]