If you ever find yourself traveling through India, consider a detour through Pali, an industrial city in the northwestern state of Rajasthan. About 15 miles out of town along National Highway 65, you’ll come across a curious shrine built around a Royal Enfield Bullet 350. The shrine was erected at the site of an accident […]
Three-Year-Old Motorcycle Prodigy?
Even though Tiger woods started paying golf at age two, this story of a three-year-old boy from New Delhi, India is probably just as impressive, maybe more. Azeem Khan, photographed on the Royal Enfield Bullet above, has been granted a special license by judges in India allowing him to ride his motorcycle on side roads but is not allowed out on the main roads by himself.
Khan’s father had to customize the bike so that the young boy could reach the controls and prove that he could handle the motorcycle on his own.
I used to sit him on my bike and he would always grab at the controls. One day he will be a professional racer for sure. Claims the boys father, Shantanu.
Apparently the boy has his heart set on a Harley-Davidson for his next ride.