3. Curtiss V-8 – 1907 On January 23, 1907, Glenn Curtiss unofficially became the world’s fastest man when he piloted his massive 265 cu. in. (4342 cc) V-8 to a new land-speed record of 136.36 mph on the hard-packed sand of Ormond Beach, Florida. Timing for the 26.4-second ¼-mile run began following a two-mile head […]
Top 10 Father’s Day Gift Ideas for the Motorcycle Dad
If Dad is reasonably tech-savvy and understands basic smartphone apps, then EatSleepRIDE is the perfect gift. EatSleepRide is community for motorcyclists to share routes, reviews, photos, videos and record ride information. For an additional price, EatSleepRIDE offers CRASHLIGHT – sophisticated technology that detects a motorcycle crash and instantly sends your location via SMS, email and telephone to the contacts in your dad’s phone. The app is available for Apple products and costs only $1.99; the CRASHLIGHT service is another $8.99. Check it out at the iTunes store.