another perfectly good motorcycle ruined.......

Monday, 8 October 2012

gobsmacked

every now and again i stumble across a bike that stun's me, here's one of them, a total mash-up of styles, the rake on the fork's? steeper than a very steep thing, upside down fork's coupled with a four-leading shoe drum brake, monoshock rear suspension?, yep, high-level pipe, ducati style formula-two pantah stylee fuel tank and minimal rear sub-frame, best bike this year for me, anyone know anything about it? more minty than an extra strong mint, fucking mint.......

darley moor

after reading back my post from last night i got sucked into the history of racing at darley moor, the windswept race circuit deep in the middle of derbyshire and unsurprisingly, just as it says on the tin, situated on top of a moor, here's a few images from back in the day's, one things for sure, the racing was just as competitive as it is now......