"Hayabusa" can refer to either an unmanned spacecraft launched by Japan in 2003 or to the world's fastest production motorcycle, which Suzuki Cycles has been making since 1999. Literally, the word "hayabusa" is Japanese for "peregrine falcon."Know More
The Hayabusa spacecraft made rendezvous with a small asteroid near Earth in 2005, studied the asteroid and returned samples of dirt from the asteroid to Earth in 2010.
The Hayabusa motorcycle reached a top speed of 194 mph with the 1999-2000 model. In 2001, Suzuki voluntarily limited the top speed of the bike to 186 mph. The name "Hayabusa" was chosen because Suzuki was hoping to make a bike that could beat the Honda Blackbird, and peregrine falcons eat blackbirds.Learn more about Vehicles
To install a motorcycle throttle cable, remove the nut that holds the throttle cable to the handlebar's cable assembly, remove the old throttle cable in its entirety, and then place the new cable onto the motorcycle in the same fashion as the old one was removed. This task requires simple tools, including a ratchet.Full Answer >
The Yamaha RT100 is an off-road motorcycle made by Yamaha. The bike is known for being a transitional motor for first time riders looking to breach into the world of off-road riding.Full Answer >
A patch over in motorcycle clubs is the replacement of one club’s identity patch with that of the new, and usually larger, club's patch. These patches are referred to as colors.Full Answer >
A Honda Rebel or CMX 250 motorcycle can use a petroleum-based or synthetic motor oil that is additive-free, such as lighter-weight 10W40. Grades of motor oil are based on the oil's viscosity and whether it has been tested for cold-weather use.Full Answer >