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Running on Fumes - June 2009

Archive for June 2009

Honda Motorcycle Airbag Explained

Wednesday, June 17, 2009
One of the smoothest rides on the road, the Honda Gold Wing is also one of the safest. As most readers already know, the Honda Gold Wing is the first production motorcycle to feature an optional airbag.
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Post Tags: honda gold wing, honda airbag, motorcycle airbag

Scooter Sales Boom & Bust with Gas Price

Tuesday, June 16, 2009
The summer of 2008 will be remembered for a couple things: First there was that whole presidential election – yeah, that was last year! There was also $140/barrel oil driving gas prices up to $4 a gallon. If you’re like me, you almost blotted out the memory of $4 gas after prices later plummeted – slashing almost in half.
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Post Tags: scooter sales, high gas prices

First TTXGP Electric Motorcycle Race

Friday, June 12, 2009
The TTXGP is the highest-profile electric motorcycle race to date, with Team Agni’s Rob Barber taking the win. Using an exhibition race at the most famous circuit on earth to promote the fledgling electric motorcycle is a brilliant stroke, but will the concept gain traction?
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Post Tags: TTXGP, Isle of Man electric TT

Earth 2100 - Motorcycle Future

Wednesday, June 3, 2009
Last night some of you out there, like me, may have been watching ABC’s two-hour environmental special Earth 2100. If you missed it, here’s the recap: Docu/drama featuring fictional story-line of girl born in 2009 and how civilization unravels by the year 2100 due to environmental catastrophes… Interspersed with the apocalyptic story are scientists/futurists imparting all the doomsday scenarios.
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Post Tags: future motorcycles, electric motorcycles
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