Monthly Archives: April 2014
In the past couple of years there’s been a resurgence in small displacement motorcycles, with even Harley-Davidson deciding to build a newbie-friendly 500cc bike. Manufacturers are finally realizing that not everyone wants a monstrosity of a motorcycle, and let’s face it, gas isn’t getting any cheaper.
Yamaha had been a little left out of the small bike market in North America, with nothing in between the ancient V-Star (a re-badged Virago) 250 and the 600cc sporty-but-comfortable FZ6R. Enter the SR400. Read the rest of this entry
After my last post confessing my anxiety relating to the first ride of the year, I am very happy to report that the first ride went amazingly well, and just as I expected the panic dissipated before I got to the end of my street. Read the rest of this entry