2012 KTM 990 Adventure


**Yesterday I posted the 690 Enduro R and got a few comments on our Facebook page but not here.  Any comments on this as the ultimate ADV machine to ride around Iceland??  Over kill?  Does anyone think this would be a better choice for a place like Iceland?** Back to 2012 KTM Motorcycle Model Review […]

IF ANIMALS WERE ABLE TO TALK……VERY FUNNY!


I just have to post this to throw in some humour for this dreary Sunday!  Watch the entire video I promise you will not regret it!  

2012 KTM 690 Enduro R


Back to 2012 KTM Motorcycle Model Review Page NOW WOULDN’T THIS MAKE AN EXCELLENT BIKE TO  RIDE AROUND ICELAND????????????  ANYONE HAVE ANY THOUGHTS ABOUT THIS BIKE?  DO YOU LIKE IT?  ADD SOME SOFT LUGGAGE, EXTRA POWER OUTLETS, A SHIELD AND OFF YOU GO….I CAN SEE THIS BIKE AS AN ADVENTURE BIKE.  Maybe not a bike […]

CHANCE ENCOUNTER by Josh Manning


I really hope this is not a foreshadow of me, Leslie since I took this new job.  Been two weeks now since I started and I feel like the guy in this video.  I know things will get better as I start to grasp and get a hold of this crazy steep learning curve, but […]

Ohlins Mechatronic: Making Suspension Smarter


By Tom Roderick, Jan. 12, 2012, Photography by Ohlins BMW spearheaded the Electronically Controlled (EC) suspension revolution on production motorcycles by introducing its ESA system in 2005, followed by ESA II in 2008. During this period there’s been no alternative to the stock system. Öhlins is changing that with its Mechatronic EC suspension now available […]

National Geographic Photo Contest 2011


I have not been riding that much these days for a few reasons, mainly because starting a new job I know when your head is full of too much information and “stress” riding a bike can either be cathartic or just not safe.  I am a head person and when I am feeling overwhelmed in […]

Custom Motorcycles – BIKE EXIF


NOW THIS IS TALENT!!!!!!!!!!!! « Older posts Magni Arturo 1000 Cro Customs Panhead

US Number One Songs – 1966


This is the year Leslie was born and you can look up your own year too…thought this could be interesting for the young and old out there who read this BLOG…you never know what to expect when a post appears in your mailbox…. 😉 This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in […]

The Mountain, The Aurora & The Arctic Light


Time-lapse videos are becoming my favorite types of videos these days and this is just STUNNING, STUNNING, STUNNING…can’t think of any other words for what you are about to see. and some more if interested: Follow on: facebook.com/TSOphotography for more photos, videos and updates.

Cat and Dolphins playing together


Something to warm up your winter Blues!  A must see cute cat video….plus I LOVE Dolphins and it’s always good to deviate from motorcycle news! 😉 Cat and Dolphin playing together. Theater of the Sea, a marine animal park in Islamorada, Florida in 1997. The dolphins are Shiloh and Thunder and the cat is Arthur. […]

The Top 50 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2011


THE PICTURE TITLED “WAIT FOR IT” IS SO FREAKING COOL AND THE “BEST SIDE CAR” IS TOO!  I HAVE NO IDEA HOW SOME OF THESE PICTURES COULD HAVE BEEN TAKEN! Every day at 5pm the Sifter posts the Picture of the Day. Below you will find a collection of the Sifter’s Top 50 from 2011. […]

BMW Motorrad Community


Your way to create your own ADV community.  Seems like a Facebook/Google + site for just bikers.  Not a bad idea if you have the time. BMW COMMUNITY CLICK HERE

VANCOUVER MOTORCYCLE SHOW – ABBOTSFORD,BC


Today was motorcycle show day for us.  Although the weather really smarten up and actually was pretty nice out we drove anyway because Cheryl is not feeling well.  I think everyone in the lower mainland must have headed out to the show today because the temperature was above freezing and there was no snow coming […]

First Look: 2012 Honda NC700X


Just not sure what to make of what Honda is doing over there….this bike looks a bit like a Multistrada but like the article says what will folks use this bike for?  We are always looking for that one bike to do it all…we don’t have the $$ or the garage space to by different […]