Urban Bikes

A few years ago I owned a Triumph Thruxton, a lovely blue one, heavily accessorized. It had been the sales manager’s bike at the Triumph shop, useful, I suppose, to reveal to Bonneville customers how they could... Read More...

Real Motorcycles

In 1962 I bought my first motorcycle, a 250cc Honda twin called a Hawk or CB72. I didn’t know how to ride. An employee at the Honda shop, Dreyer Cycle in Indianapolis, rode the bike to my home. Another employee... Read More...