Month: May 2013

Visit to the Ace Cafe London – the once Mecca of Cafe Racers, now general hangout for Bikers and Hotrods

Had the good fortune to be in London and could take some time out to visit the Ace Cafe in London. Mentioned it my previous post, this is kind of where that Cafe Racer movement started. Excerpts from the history section of their site – would recommend you visit the…

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The Cafe Racer !! We are still waiting…

So, RE are teasing us with the Café Racer or what is now being called the Continental GT.  C’mon guys that is the name of a Bentley for crying out loud. Please change the name or go back to plain simple Café Racer. So, I looked up café racers and…

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Two interesting updates on the Royal Enfield front

So, two interesting news items in the last 10 days for the tribe. The first one is that the Bullet has a new brother, another 500 cc variant called, very creatively, the Bullet 500. It is the same engine as the classic 500 but has carburetors instead of fuel injection….

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