Day Summary: MotoAmerica VIR 2017 — Sunday


Sunday's MotoAmerica action from VIRginia International Raceway (VIR) was tame compared to Saturday's bar-banging drama. That said, there was plenty of on-track action in all three racing classes. The sun was out all day and conditions were much warmer and drier than either Friday or Saturday. Unfortunately, the hot¬†conditions made the track greasy, and the… Continue reading Day Summary: MotoAmerica VIR 2017 — Sunday

Day Summary: MotoAmerica VIR 2017 — Saturday


Saturday's MotoAmerica action at VIRginia International Raceway could be re-named "bump day." While the racing in all three MotoAmerica classes features close battles, all three races were defined by multiple incidents of riders banging bars to the point where one or more of them left the racing surface. Banging bars can be a sign of… Continue reading Day Summary: MotoAmerica VIR 2017 — Saturday

Day Summary: MotoAmerica VIR 2017 — Friday


After an eventful drive that started at 4am this morning, the Two Wheel Power Hour has now made its presence known in the MotoAmerica paddock for the first time this season. Because I wanted to get my credentials on Friday¬†I left Youngstown plenty early at 4am....or so I thought. The trip was uneventful until I… Continue reading Day Summary: MotoAmerica VIR 2017 — Friday

Ride Report: Final FJR1300 Ride, 4/22/17


Unfortunately, this is the last ride report I will be writing for a while. Usually writing ride reports is one of my favorite things to do. For me, it is basically a running journal of the places, roads, and people I get to learn about when I go out riding. Each journey, recorded on paper… Continue reading Ride Report: Final FJR1300 Ride, 4/22/17