Yamaha IT came in last place overall. Also had the worst gas mileage of 18 mpg with a top speed of 74 mph.
“We turned YZ yellow into IT blue so you can win enduro GOLD.”
I’m excited about picking up this trail boss. Should be a lot of fun.
Still in progress. Looking forward to working on fun shit in here eventually. Original Post HERE
After getting multiple trips rained out this year we were all pumped for this past weekends annual Duncannon camp out. We lucked out and had great weather despite heavy rains all week and scattered thunderstorms in the weekend forecast. Some memorable highlights are: Taking 76/202/30/322 and seeing the washed out bridges along 322 after the […]
Time to get outta the city. Leaving tomorrow and coming back Monday or whenever you want. – Meet at Reanimator Fishtown @ 12 – Riding out 202 to 30 to 322 – Campsite is River Front Campground in Duncannon, PA – $15 per person (what happened to $5?). You pay the campsite yourself. This isn’t […]
After more than 1.5 years of trying to get this place its finally settled. It needs some major structural repairs and a new roof but it has a ton of potential. I’m looking forward to getting the workshop setup, making cool stuff, and having fun with the crew. It’s gonna be an adventure. Second floor […]
BAD NEWS: It’s pissing A LOT of oil from the top end. GOOD NEWS: My motor is bigger than Ed’s and we all know BIGGER = FASTER I had to disassemble the top end to find where the oil was coming from. Turns out the previous owner had it bored to 1075 with a Wiseco […]
“Everyone is biting my shit… you know how that goes” – Owen Wilson rip off website: HERE It’s a photo Ed shot of me in 2010. Original post: You Hang Five?
I’ve been making some steady progress with the KZ. Mostly in part to getting some lift time in the Somerset garage to work on it. Maintenance Items Oil change and filter Avon Road Rider tires front: 100/90-19 120/80-18 D.I.D 530VX X-ring chain 112 links 530 JT sprocket conversion front: 18 Tooth part# JTF513 rear: 42 […]
Our buddy Colin Cornberg is in the running for Show Class People’s Champ competition. Check it out and go vote Chop Cult voting link Show Class voting link Follow Colin on INSTAGRAM Colin bought this 1987 Harley Davidson XLH1100 in Philadelphia last year and rode it back to Montana.
Our buddy Andrew is selling his R80RT. This was bought through Spare Parts after it was in for service a few years ago. It’s a classic ride and needs a new home. Check his CL ad and hit him up if you’re interested. https://newyork.craigslist.org/que/mcy/d/bmw-r80rt/6512065289.html
I’ve been looking to buy a KZ900/1000 for sometime now. I’ve searched on and off and was a bit discouraged by the condition and asking price for these bikes. After recently driving 4+ hours round trip to NYC to look at one that turned out to be a piece of shit I came across this […]
Here’s the plan for those of you that want to head out as a crew to Mid Ohio this year. The Plan: Meeting at 7:30am Thursday, at the first turnpike rest stop: Peter J Camiel Service Plaza Back on the road by 8am This is the ROUTE Stopping at Walmart to load up on supplies […]
If you haven’t taken off for this yet, quit fucking around and do it. We leave that Thursday morning (7/6) and drive back on Sunday (7/7). https://www.amavintagemotorcycledays.com/ The AMA photo gallery has a bunch of photos of us from last year. We make old bikes look good… http://gallery.americanmotorcyclist.com/AMA-VMD/2016-AMA-Vintage-Motorcycle/i-R4NLXbv
This years Night of the Troglodytes was awesome. Saw some really unique choppers and even had a couple friends bikes in the show. Besides Dcars, I think my favorites were the knucklehead with the green frame and vader wheels and the Triumph with the black tank and chrome frame. I can’t wait to have a […]
Rambo First Blood is one of the best movies. This scene will brighten up your Friday.
Searching for KZ’s on Craigslist has been pretty entertaining. It ranges from jokers asking tons of money with no photos, to super terrible photos, to bizarre trike creations, to wild drag racers. I’m not sure if my favorite is the ‘Don’t need it need it gone’ or ‘kz650 needs new computer’.
SOLD! and everyone guessed over. PUT A GUESS IN TO WIN A T-SHIRT… read the post So I’ve been searching for a Z1/KZ900/1000. However, I’m realizing why it hasn’t been an option previously… they’re crazy expensive. I’m really hoping to find one in stock condition that hasn’t been messed with but I don’t think I […]
Published - Oct 10, 2012
This is the original Fairmount loop. It takes about 25mins. It’s still my favorite. Basically, you ride east Fairmount park, cross over the Strawberry mansion bridge to West Fairmount, then do the hill up to the Hostile. Then go down Belmont plateau. Then, Mann Music center tight hill. Then backtrack to Strawberry mansion bridge again, […]