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…Roadtrip

…Roadtrip

Finally, the weather cleared. My Saab has fresh rubber. Grab my sleeping bag, my coffee maker, a couple of books & I’m off to Denver to snatch up a BMW R69S. I will report from the road…

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Boxerworks’ Tumblr

Boxerworks’ Tumblr

Boxerworks on Tumblr If you don’t know what Tumblr is don’t fret. I didn’t until recently. Tumblr is like a mini blog…& if you don’t know what a blog is don’t fret, I didn’t until recently. Lots of cool images, and stuff. If you post lots of pictures & links to friends tumblr check it out. Tell us what you think. See you on the...

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Georg Meier wins Isle Of Man 1939

Georg Meier wins Isle Of Man 1939

In 1939, BMW bounced the motorcycle world on it’s head when they won the Senior Tourist Trophy class at the Isle of Man. Read About it Here

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Dakar Rally Looming

Dakar Rally Looming

January 1st marks the beginning of the 2011 Dakar Rally. For the next 16 days, all kinds of overland machines and racers from around the world will compete to see who is the best. I remember when I was a kid watching highlights of the original Paris-Dakar Rally on Wide World of Sports. Ever since just the name makes my mind race. Since 1979, this event has been considered the greatest (some say most dangerous) motorsports event in the...

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Motorcycle Travel Stories Revisited, a list.

Motorcycle Travel Stories Revisited, a list.

I’ve been reading a lot lately; specifically, Paul Theroux books. Travel narratives with no motorcycles involved. I got my start reading travel narratives back in the early 90′s when I went & met Ted Simon in Atlanta doing his slide show presentation about traveling around the world on an old Triumph motorcycle & wrote… Jupiters Travels. That book sent me down a path in search of more books like it. Obsessions Die...

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