Authorities in British Columbia, Canada, have impounded a 2006 Yamaha R1 believed to have starred in a YouTube video reaching speeds of 299 kph (185 mph) on a freeway. The onboard video, embedded after the jump, captures the Yamaha weaving through traffic, and often lane-splitting between other vehicles, covering a 4.67 mile stretch of the […]
This Is How You Ride A 125cc Two-Stroke + Video
It’s too bad two-stroke motorcycles are quickly declining. The lightweight and hard-hitting machines are a blast to ride. They’re all but gone from the street scene (thanks emission laws), but thankfully you can still find some on the dirt side. Embodying the phrase “ride it like you stole it,” watch Kemea Racing rider Cyril Genot properly flog his Yamaha YZ125 as he shows us the fast way around Lierop, in the Netherlands.
If you’re a fan of two-strokes, especially in the dirt, I don’t need to say much more. Turn your speakers up and enjoy this master class of two-stroke mud-slinging.