The Norton post about rotary-engined motorcycles got me thinking about motorcycle engines in general. There haven’t been a lot of rotary motorcycle engines–or car engines for that matter. Frankly, despite the valiant efforts of Mazda, the fact is that the Wankel engine has problems.
The seals at the three… Continue reading
Well, that toe is looking pretty good now…
Holy Judas frickin’ Priest on a Popsicle stick!
I am experiencing some discomfort in my legs and foot. In much the same way that the residents of Hiroshima experienced discomfort in august of 1945.
Fortunately, I only experience this discomfort in the islands of lucidity I have between Percosets.… Continue reading
I was almost home.
I turned off of Center City onto El Norte Parkway, and as I was crossing Escondido Boulevard, I saw him pull out. I could see the driver very clearly, or rather, I could see the back of his head. With two lanes of traffic… Continue reading
Via RILYSI, it looks like KTM, the respected Austrian Motorcycle manufacturer, has applied for a patent for a 2-Wheel drive, hybrid motorcycle. Even more interesting is that they’ve apparently fast-tracked it to production sometime in the next 24 months.
The word is that it will have an… Continue reading
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