Side-Car Racing Is A Special Kind Of Crazy

The "passenger" in a racing side-car shifts his body weight to aid the car around turns, including off the bike. Everyone who competes in side-car racing deserves a medal and a psychiatric examination. Photo Credit: Patrick Mayon @ Flickr » 3/23/10 4:00pm 3/23/10 4:00pm

And Now For Something Entirely Different: The 1976 Cat III

While walking the grounds of the 2008 Meadow Brook Concours D'Elegance, you'd have been excused if you mistook this next vehicle as nothing more than a shadow, or perhaps a garbage bag that had gotten away. What we have here is the creation of Swiss tinkerer Rudy Kurth, a machine dubbed the Cat III. Hand-built in… » 8/04/08 6:00pm 8/04/08 6:00pm