City Portrait: Charlotte, NC

Mar 01, 2001 View Comments

From Winston-Salem, I wind along highways 150 and 16, much of which is bordered by lovely rural scenery. Not so heavily traveled, these roads feature some pretty good curves too. It’s a relaxing ride, not particularly challenging, but what’s the hurry? Along the way towns like Spencer, Salisbury, and Mooresville have embraced their heritage and […]

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Fight The Dirty Grease

Jan 01, 2001 View Comments

Almost every motorcyclist knows the situation: sooner or later you have to clean your bike. Mud, dirt, dust, and grease are all over the place (rat bikers shouldn’t pay attention to these lines!). Just think about it: a dirty bike can never work perfectly, and while cleaning you easily discover other problems such as lost […]

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