Wednesday, October 19, 2016


Epic West Texas Ride : The Davis Mountains

If you are a longtime follower of this blog, you know I love making this particular ride every possible October. Clif and I head for the scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas. Along the way, we visit historic Fort Davis, McDonald Observatory, and the tiny town of Saragosa, which was the site of one of the worst tornado disasters in modern US history. Join is for a special ride on a perfect autumn day.

Monday, October 10, 2016


2016 FJR1300 vs. 2006 FJR1300 : Which is Really Better?

Clif replaces his 2006 Yamaha FJR1300 with the redesigned 2016 model, and we compare the two in a head-to-head review. After a decade of ownership with the 2006, is he happy with his decision to replace a faithful but aging sport-tourer with its latest and greatest iteration? Let's find out.

Sunday, October 02, 2016


Yamaha FZ-07 (MT 07) Chinese Flyscreen : Tested at over 100 MPH

An inexpensive Chinese flyscreen for the FZ-07 (MT-07) and FZ-09 (MT-09) is tested at over 100 miles per hour. The results were both pleasant and surprising.