California-based aerospace company XCOR is using a Triumph Street Triple to test rocket components for a suborbital spacecraft. Of course, what immediately comes to mind is a giant rocket strapped on to the Triumph, but the truth is much less dramatic, yet still fascinating. XCOR is using the Street Triple for endurance testing of bearings […]
The Suzuki DR650 Is The Last Bike You’ll Ever Need. + Video
The Suzuki DR650 is a man’s bike. Something chosen by winners. If you want to go anywhere, do anything, and race anyone, then look no further than the DR. Need proof? Just watch this video. It explains everything perfectly.
A dual-sport bike at heart, this video clearly (and cleverly!) explains why KTMs, Husqvarnas, Yamahas, and virtually everything else can’t hold a stick to the mighty DR. Heck, it’s so good, when Casey Stoner was denied the chance to put the 650 engine in his MotoGP bikes, that was the final straw in his decision to leave MotoGP. Don’t believe me? It’s all documented right here: