BMW Museum Visit, Photos

Just last month I got a chance to visit Munich for work. The temperature was an icy -10 to -20 deg C. While I had initially thought of riding there, the temperature made it quite impractical.So, other than work I did get to visit the BMW museum. A really awesome…

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Thumping in the new year 2015

So, the year has ended and a new one begins. All in all, I think 2014 was a year of too few rides. The long-ish one to Anchetti forest was probably the most enjoyable of the lot. The Kolar road one was too short a ride. There were a few…

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Bangalore back roads 1

Last week, I had a few hours to myself on Saturday morning. So, I could go for a very short ride. There were options to choose from, should I go and rip through the Banerghatta forest or go riding through the city. I decided to go down the little roads…

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Kolar Road CCD & Sher-e-Punjab Dhaba

2 months without hitting the road as a group. A year since the first ride as a group. Now if that was not enough reason to be out on the road then there would be none! We decided to do a breakfast ride to Kolar Adigas. Yeah! I know you…

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Anchetti – Mythical forest – double breakfast ride !

We’ve been wanting to drive through Anchetti in Tamil Nadu for a while now. A previous attempt was abandoned when we got lost, then just wandered around for a while before heading back. This time around we were a little better prepared. But I am getting ahead of myself. Firstly,…

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Custom Bikes and The Rajputana Customs Workshop

What is a custom motorbike ?! The Rajputana Customs Workshop – Stuff that bikers dream about! According to Wiki, a custom motorcycle is a motorcycle with stylistic and/or structural changes to the ‘standard’ mass produced machine. Custom motorcycles might be unique, or built in limited quantities. Therefore, iIt is a bike which is no longer exactly…

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Do Bulls really need Modification ?

Most people who buy a bullet end up changing something or the other in the bike. In its original form the Bullet is quite good and comes in working order but then why would almost everyone want to change it. The changes are in two categories, need and want. Lets…

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Yogavana Hills – Short Ride Beats No Ride, Everytime!

Another early morning run. This one was brought on by parenting pressures. My kids had to be ferried to a basketball match. So, I had to be back home by 8-30 a.m. We decided to do a quick dash to Yogavana Hills on Kanakapura road. Not much of a run…

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Making the most of a bad hand

This last ride did not quite turn out to be how we planned it. It’s exactly such rides that teach you a lot about yourselves as individuals and as a group, also gives you things to ponder over. On the day things started quite promisingly with an excellent breakfast at…

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Four Wheels Move a Body, Two Wheels Move the Soul

So, why do some people get up at unearthly hours on a weekend, sneak around the house quietly so as to not disturb anybody else, wear uncomfortable gear and quietly steal out of the house. All this to then sit in a fairly uncomfortable position for a few hours, straining…

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