Author Archives: chammann

Red for the Road

This is a long-term review of my Ducati SuperSport S motorbike. Advertisements

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Hopes for 2018

This hardware has been in my back for one and a half years, since the accident in the roundabout.

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Love over Cold

Finally, the KTM Duke 390 was ready for pick-up yesterday.

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The Duke Of Christmas

My daughter and her husband had sold their motorbikes over a year ago. Being students, they lacked the time and funds to use and keep them, but they were missed. And I missed riding with them.

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Misnamed, but makes a lot of sense

I’m coming to you from the last long tour of the year, a week long loop with stayovers at Karlsruhe, Bourg en Bresse, Avignon, Bologna, Bolzano, Augsburg and then back home.

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Happy Anniversary!

Last Wednesday, almost a year after the big one, I had another motorcycle accident. It’s not so bad like the last one and worse, too. The gear did what it was supposed to do, again. But this time, I don’t … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Bikes (2.5, rather)

The Wednesday after I came back from my tour, I could recover my Ducati from the shop. It had gotten a new rear tyre, a service and had been adjusted to my wishes.

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