The 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans: Closing in on the end of an era 


Per my annual tradition, I stayed up and watched all 24 hours of the 86th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans June 16-17. The historic race was first run on public roads in and around Le Mans, France in 1923. Within the context of more recent Le Mans history, the on-track action on Saturday and Sunday was rather… Continue reading The 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans: Closing in on the end of an era 

2009 Kawasaki Ninja 500 Review


Introduction My short time with my Ninja 500 began with near tragedy. I was rear-ended on my previous street motorcycle in April 2017. I was very fortunate to have walked away from such a severe impact, though I did break my collarbone in the crash. While I was waiting for my collarbone to heal (and was down to… Continue reading 2009 Kawasaki Ninja 500 Review