Baltimore has always been a town that embraces the “alternative” styles, and the local’s fondness of Hairspray speaks volumes to the city’s roots. So once a year, an event is held at the local American Legion hall to celebrate classic cycles and a celebrated battle dating back to the early 60’s and 70’s all the way from London: Mods Vs. Rockers.
There are, without a doubt, two clear front-runners this year with regards to new machines and technical innovations brought to the motorcycling community. It’s no secret that the new R1/M from Yamaha (which we will discuss in a later post), and Kawasaki’s new H2/R have made drastic statements about how much power can be squeezed between two wheels.
There is lots of information swirling about the new H2/R. Torque curves, dyno numbers, specifics on the new design, Continue reading