There is something about the name “Ninja” that makes me want to ask Kawasaki to change it. Personally I really do not like it and not sure why. Again a nice addition for consumers adding more choice for less money.
Stand back a few feet and you might think of the Ninja 1000 ABS as the middle sibling between the Concours 14 and the ZX-10R, which is precisely what Kawasaki wants you to believe. That illusion gets a big shot of throttle now that the Green Team has given the Ninja ‘thou a set of dealer-installed hard bags that look nothing like afterthoughts. Continue reading “2014 Kawasaki Ninja 1000 ABS | FIRST RIDE”
Attending Adventure Camp with RawHyde Adventures, the official BMW Motorrad off-road training academy in North America, will greatly improve your off-road motorcycle skills and will open the doors to your adventure lifestyle, helping you become part of a global adventure motorcycle community. Your all-inclusive, semi-rustic weekend spent at RawHyde will create skills, memories and relationships that last a lifetime. -Teaching you and allowing you to do things on a motorcycle that you never thought you could do. Learn in a building-block manner starting from the very basics, then take your achievements to the next level, gently guided by your BMW Training Coach. Bring your own bike or rent one from RawHyde. Both beginner classes and advanced classes available. All dual-sport makes are welcome. http://www.rawhyde-adventures.comContinue reading “BMW Motorrad – RawHyde Adventure Camp”
So, while I was out and about today in search for a Y-splitter for my Gerbing’s liner I decided to stop here…
While at this dealer, I had a look around of course to see some of the new 2012 bikes I have been reading about. I saw the new Suzuki V Strom 650, some KTM dirt bikes I wanted to get a look at, a Dakar model KTM and to be honest among all these great looking bikes…none did it for me. Well, the KTM Dakar sure was an interesting looking bike and I can even touch the ground. Not flat foot but really no different from the way I fit on the Triumph Tiger 800XC. Continue reading “No Longer a KTM Virgin – sat on one today! ;-)”