Archive for October 19th, 2011

Chipped the tank

Idiot installs new handlebars, chips paintwork.

Yes that idiot would be me… I installed new bars on the weekend (story to come) and they are about an inch lower the OEM bars. I DID check the clearance once everything was mounted, but then made some fine adjustments and forgot to check again. Turned the bars hard left and – clunk. I […]

Thankyou Yamaha

A response from the Super Tenere Team, Yamaha Motor, Hamamatsu, Japan…

Wow, this is great! Why? For those not familiar with the saga of the Super Tenere and its tortuous path to launch in the United States and Canada, a bit of background. First launched in Europe and the rest of the world in the middle of 2010, there was some doubt that they would come […]