I am a British Expat based out in Taif, Saudi Arabia. Me and my mate have just become the proud owners of a pair of XR600R's from sometime in the 80's. One has some issues and the other runs fine (for the moment).
Just shouting out to any other Thumper owners on here! Really looking...
The BBC currently has an article about how TE Lawrence's demise helped bring about crash helmet research and helmet wearing. Who's the mysterious black-clad Africa Twin rider pictured under the Highway Code paragraph?
Lawrence of Arabia and the crash helmet - BBC News
No he does not ride a Harley Davidson.
On the boat back from Santander there were dozens of bikers as usual.
Late in the evening I was sat in a corner of the bar and got chatting to this distinguished looking guy, quality facial hair, lovely flowing white locks.
We got round to bikes...
Having recently moved to Dubai (I had to sell my VFR and store the much loved Dominator in my parents garden shed) I now need a bike and I am very tempted to get an Africa Twin which I know will be perfect for all my needs riding around the Arabian peninsular!
I have just found one and...
I've not checked on the authenticity of the facts listed in this; it could all be totally made up crepe. But if it's real it's worrying. Particularly the Wingdings bit!
The Secret behind the number 11
1) New York City has 11 letters
2) Afghanistan has 11 letters.
3) Ramsin Yuseb has 11...