Tag Archives: Ducati

Red for the Road

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

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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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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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Not Again!

I said I didn’t want to try out the main function of the Dainese Airbag jacket, but yesterday, I did.

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Swedish Gold

I am excited tonight.

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Scary Bag

Got a SW-Motech 1608 rear bag for the pillion seat of my sports bike. That thing is quite a number!

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Exciding The Exciting

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Holy Gummicow!

The winter bike blues were too bad. So, while at my parent’s house in Schleswig-Holstein, I rented a BMW R 1200 GS Adventure travel Enduro.

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The Training Curve on Training Curves

Last weekend, I took a curve training course with the Zweirad Akademie on the Harzring circuit. To summarize, it was a blast! But let me be more detailed.

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Ah-ha…

Two realizations from recent rides on the Panigale: I can go 200 kph on the Autobahn,

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