The venerable Ducati Monster celebrated its 20th anniversary last year, and the line is set to kick off a new era with the launch of the 2014 Monster 1200 and 1200S. Powered by the same superbike-derived engine that powers the Multistrada and Diavel, the new 1200 takes the Monster family to new heights in terms […]
Could You Avoid This Accident? + Video
Think back to your motorcycle safety class or the day you took your license exam. Remember the swerve drills they had you do? If you’ve ever wondered what the importance of that drill is all about, watch the video below.
As we can see, the rider of this cruiser is humming along, with a passenger riding pillion, when the unexpected happens. Whether through instinct, skill, luck, or some combination of the three, both rider and passenger (who, granted, aren’t wearing much gear besides a helmet and gloves) come through, unscathed, from what could have definitely been a fatal accident.