Posted: January 7th, 2014 | Author: M.Aaron Silverman | Filed under: Grilled Motoring News | Tags: Adrian Van Anz, Analytic E-bike, Derringer Board-track eBike, Electric Bike, Grilled Motoring News, kickstarter, Megura Electric Throttle | Comments Off on Adrian Van Anz’ Derringer Board-track eBike
Board-track bikes are all the rage in the burbs, these two stroke café racers are just about as much fun as you can have on two wheels. Styling for these 1920s inspired cycles is super sleek, fine fitted metal work mounted to tubular framing, screaming speed and smacking a smile on the face of riders.
Legendary board-track builders, Derringer, have branched out to include an eBike: World Meet the Derringer V Heritage Series. The two-stroke has been replaced by a choice of 3 electric motors, the styling stays true :: Read the full article »»»»
Posted: October 13th, 2013 | Author: Marcus Dangerfield | Filed under: REBLOG | Tags: Bathurst, Casey Stoner, Grilled Motoring News, MotoGP, MotoGP Legend, REBLOG, V8 Supercars, World Champion | Comments Off on Australian Stoner Honoured as Legend
Two-time world MotoGP champion, Casey Stoner is set to be inducted into the top motorcycling competition’s hall of fame as a “MotoGP Legend”, an official said Friday.
The Australian – who turns 28 next week – retired last year, Stoner won two world titles in 2007 and 2011 and joins fellow Australians Mick Doohan and Wayne Gardner in the sports Hall of Fame :: Read the full article »»»»
Posted: October 10th, 2013 | Author: Diana Detaux | Filed under: Grilled Motoring News | Tags: 2013 World Solar Challenge, Adelaide, Australia, Bridgestone World Solar Challenge, Darwin, Ecodriver, Grilled Motoring News, Nuna7, Solar Race, Tokai | Comments Off on ECODRIVER! World Solar Challenge Won by Dutch Team
The World Solar Challenge has been won by the Dutch team in their superquick Nuna7, their solar powered car crossed the finish line more 100 kilometres ahead of closest rival Japan.
Hindmarsh Square was the scene of jubilant celebrations as the Dutch team, Nuon, cruised into the centre of Adelaide for the trophy presentation after completing the 3,000 kilometre road journey from the top ends capital, Darwin.
It marked the fifth win in the event for the team, who have now competed seven World Solar Challenges, the team will lead a victory parade through the streets of Adelaide on Sunday October 13.
The race was close right up until veteran Japanese team Tokai, lost its battle with cloudy skies closing in on the finish line, while Tokai was stuck on the side of the road with a flat battery, Nuon powered on passed to take line honours :: Read the full article »»»»