… the recent discussion revolved around – which ride was best – ?
Was it the heavy full dress long distance tourer?
The sport ride?
The urban guerrilla ride?
Me? Call me old-fashioned, I like the cafe racer style.
I was asked what a cafe race is and can offer both this:
and this which I just found…
A café racer can also be a true-grit sport bike rider who rides hard and fast on the street. As defined by Dr. Hunter S. Thompson:
“A thoroughbred Cafe Racer will ride all night through a fog storm in freeway traffic to put himself into what somebody told him was the ugliest and tightest decreasing-radius turn since Genghis Khan invented the corkscrew.”
I like that.