How to do an oil & oil filter change – Yamaha XVS 1100 Drag Star

Let’s get dirty In terms of doing an oil change, the Yamaha 1100 Drag Star is probably the least Japanese on planet Earth. Why, simply because you need to remove the exhaust to access the oil filter… I mean, you could simply not bother about the filter and just change the oil – job done. … More How to do an oil & oil filter change – Yamaha XVS 1100 Drag Star

2016 Geneva International Motor Show – Part 2: The come backs

I’ve been going to the Geneva Motor Show for almost as long as I know that I have a passion for cars. This year, though, was special. As mentioned in the first part, the last couple of shows did feel as exciting to me as they used to. This year however, I felt as though … More 2016 Geneva International Motor Show – Part 2: The come backs

2016 Geneva International Motor Show – Part 1: Industry trends

Introduction – On neutral ground So, the 2016 Geneva International Motor Show at the Palexpo exhibition center closes it’s doors at the end of this weekend. Although I consider myself as a regular visitor of the show, I got a bit bored in recent years: Lots of people, lots of noise, it’s always hot and … More 2016 Geneva International Motor Show – Part 1: Industry trends

2000 Yamaha XVS 1100 Drag Star Classic Bobber Conversion – Presentation

What’s what Today is the day I’m gonna give you a close and detailed tour of my 2000 Yamaha 1100 Drag Star Classic or V-Star, for the Americans. For those of you who know the stock model, you can see it doesn’t look anything like it anymore. Those of you who have been following my … More 2000 Yamaha XVS 1100 Drag Star Classic Bobber Conversion – Presentation