From the Blog

Super Stuff.

It's been a pretty difficult weekend, what with various visits to hospitals and nursing homes. But, the Supers are on soon. I can't wait. The British press is, of course, touting Crutchlow's Superpole … [Read more...]


I am, by reputation and my own admission, a motorcycle racing tragic. If it's got 2 wheels (or 3) and it races on tar (or grass, or dirt, or even ice), I'm interested. So the recent developments in … [Read more...]

MotoGp Musings: Part the Third.

Let me continue.. 1. Hayden to Ducati. Everyone is saying that this is a done deal, but no official confirmation from any source is forthcoming yet. Honda is notoriously persnickety when it comes … [Read more...]

Bike shopping.

Can be fun, but it can also be incredibly frustrating. After making up a short list of "possibles" during the week, Paul and I went to Sydney today to look at them. Some observations, then. 1. … [Read more...]

The trouble with insurance.

My recent difficulties have highlighted a situation that wasn't immediately apparent. A friend was just talking about an almost-new ZX10-R that fell over in the driveway and did $4500 worth of damage. … [Read more...]

MotoGp Musings. Part the Second.

Yesterday's MotoGp test at Brno was interesting for a number of reasons. Test Times: 1. Casey Stoner AUS Ducati Marlboro Team (B) 1min 56.261 secs 2. Valentino Rossi ITA Fiat Yamaha Team (B) … [Read more...]