One Man’s Imperfect Quest To Build Sportbikes In AmericaWes Siler5/14/15 2:20pm165114EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkAnytime anyone rags on one of Erik Buell’s motorcycles, I have to fight an overwhelming urge to pick them up and shake them. “Don’t you understand his story?!” I shout in my head. Not enough people do, so let’s fix that once and for all. It’ll make you appreciate the quirky, flawed genius of his motorcycles.