I’ve been getting emails about troubles with RD350s which prompted me to bring back this REALLY old post from the dead. Give this a go and it may help you out. Your bike might not catch fire when you’re riding, but no harm in being prepared. 😉 Continue reading “Your Yammie 350 acting up?”
Ghat bang, a name to a ride which was meant to wind through the twisties in the Nilgiris. The plan was to ride to Masinagudi the first day, chill out for the night around a camp fire and then ride through the twisties taking the route through the steep Kalhatti ghat, Ooty, Kotagiri, down and through Sathyamangalam, up Dhimbam, through the forest to Kollegal, Kanakpura and Bangalore. Continue reading “Ghat Bang: Locked throttle and two smoking barrels”
Who ever said you can’t mix business with pleasure? And, not take a Yamaha RD 350 touring?
Kuppam is a village in Andhra Pradesh about 120kms from Bangalore and has been given the title of a ‘model village’ giving it IT infrastructure amongst other things. All this in the context of Emerging Economies and also because its the constituency of the then A.P Chief Minister, Chandra Babu Naidu. Other than that it’s just about any other village and if you were just driving through, would probably not even notice it.
This was a quick ride to Yercaud on a Yamaha R1 with a friend on a Suzuki Hayabusa. The Bangalore RD350 Club members were spending the weekend in Yercaud and this was as good a time as any to wring the throttle on the highway. Continue reading “R1 amongst the RD350s.”
Sometimes in life you just do not want to let go of things. But then there comes a time when you have to and move on. Yeah, you heard it right my RD 350 is for sale. Continue reading “Yamaha RD 350 for sale – mine.”