« on: November 16, 2013, 11:10:00 PM »
I didn't know you into bike distant.star
I used to own couple bikes when I was in the 20ish. After getting marry, I sold one and still keep my fav Ducati 848 EVO. Now with two kids, I haven't touch the bike for while. I'm thinking selling it, but having hard time letting it goes...
That's one gorgeous Ducati. I can understand why you want to hold onto it, but if you're not using it, seems like a shame to have it go unused.
I did a few years of motorcycle roadracing in the mid-1970s before I learned the people doing it well were far crazier than I was. So, I took to writing about it and did a lot of motorsports coverage for motorcycle publications like Cycle News. My first weekend of racing was at the legendary Bridgehampton track on New York's Long Island. My first practice lap Gary Nixon blew past about 80 mph faster than I was going and two inches from me -- just as a welcome to the track!
First money I ever made as a writer: