Tag Archives: SCRAMBLER?

2017 TRIUMPH STREET SCRAMBLER FIRST RIDE REVIEW

Never a fan of retro-classic motorcycles, I was pleasantly surprised with how much fun the Bonneville Street Twin was. It was a lot lighter and nimbler than its predecessor and looked more youthful. The new Bonneville family in fact has pretty much changed my perspective on retro-classics and I’ve come to believe they can be good fun too. The newest ... Read More »

Triumph Street Scrambler Review

The Triumph Street Scrambler combines classic Bonneville design with adventure capability The all-new Triumph Street Scrambler is the latest entrant to the modern classic range of Triumph Motorcycles India. It’s got classic Bonneville styling with ‘scrambler’ credentials. And according to Triumph, the Street Scrambler is more than just a cosmetic upgrade on the Street Twin; this is one bike in Triumph’s range which ... Read More »

Triumph Street Scrambler Review

The all-new Triumph Street Scrambler is the latest entrant to the modern classic range of Triumph Motorcycles India. It’s got classic Bonneville styling with ‘scrambler’ credentials. And according to Triumph, the Street Scrambler is more than just a cosmetic upgrade on the Street Twin; this is one bike in Triumph’s range which meets a very niche demand of customers – ... Read More »

Triumph Street Scrambler Review

The all-new Triumph Street Scrambler is the latest entrant to the modern classic range of Triumph Motorcycles India. It’s got classic Bonneville styling with ‘scrambler’ credentials. And according to Triumph, the Street Scrambler is more than just a cosmetic upgrade on the Street Twin; this is one bike in Triumph’s range which meets a very niche demand of customers – a motorcycle with ... Read More »

Triumph Street Scrambler first ride review: Classic motorcycle with off-road abilities

In a time before mass produced dirt bikes the concept of the Scrambler was conceived. Junkies would strip their motorcycle of anything that made their bike slower. The result would be a motorcycle that could go faster and could shred its way through whatever hill climb, muddy berm or gravel flat-track that stood in its way. Keep in mind back ... Read More »

Ducati Scrambler Café Racer photo gallery

The Scrambler Café Racer is the latest addition to Ducati’s Scrambler range of air-cooled retro motorcycles. The top-of-the-line variant in the family, the Scrambler Café Racer, is a direct rival to Triumph’s modern classic – the Bonneville T100.  Here is a photo gallery of the Ducati Scrambler Café Racer – The Scrambler Café Racer harks back to the racing motorcycles of the 1960s, and ... Read More »

2017 Ducati Scrambler Café Racer

So much more than mere looks We pulled in front of the Starbucks at Molito Alabang to indulge in one of the most hedonistic, guiltiest pleasures of riders. From the dealership, we fueled up on gas and, you guessed it… Coffee. We had our drinks while staring at the bikes. “We’re at the World Motorcycle Headquarters, Starbucks,” I regurgitated the old ... Read More »

2017 Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled review, test ride

A few good things have come from this era of hipster revolution, thinks Sherman Nazareth, astride the retro-styled Desert Sled. Has Ducati’s Scrambler finally earned its true off-road stripes? Located in the South of Spain, the quaint little town of Almeria sits on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea and boasts of perfect weather for the most part of the ... Read More »

2017 Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled

Better in worse weather Rain had poured continuously since 4 am. Even with rain gear on, my gloves and boots were soaked to the core. It had been some of the most miserable riding conditions I’ve ever experienced. It was also one of the best long rides I’ve ever joined. Last Independence Day weekend, a group of rider friends thought ... Read More »

BMW’S 2ND R NINET – AMBLER OR SCRAMBLER?

Exactly what is a Scrambler, given we’re hearing more about these versatile devices? No, not the ones that mess with signals, the two-wheeled ones that mess with trails and tracks. Think Scrambler and most middle-aged folk will recall stripped back off-road bikes in the the fifties and sixties, a time when Steve McQueen made a Triumph T60 famous in “The ... Read More »