The first installment of mini mechanical lessons and tales of terminology.
“The difference in a motor and an engine: A motor is converting electric energy into mechanical energy. A engine is converting energy into mechanical energy.”
- From MotoFactory PDX
A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.
She’s meanness set to music and the bitch is born to run!
Even when you’re on a group ride, it’s still just you and the bike on the road. Even two up you’re the only one inside your helmet. Yet, we’re all (kinda) one big family.
Robert Fullum, friend of mine and Instructor for Team Oregon
Makes you wonder if the solitude is part of what brings us together? Like lone wolves crossing paths in the forest.
You know you’re a biker when you start recognizing your friends by the sound of their exhausts.
Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.
Today is my birthday! A friend of mine sent this to me and I felt like it was appropriate to share. Everyone go get on your bikes and twist the throttle for me!
Why isn’t there a single company out there that sells a complete line of considered protective gear for men and women?
Instead we get a hodge-podge of mismatched stuff thats designed to look good on a hanger in Cycle Gear or whatever.
The association of motorcycles with LSD is no accident of publicity. They are both a means to an end, to the place of definitions.
Anything is possible- it’s a frickin’ motorcycle!