Oh dear lord, the newly released Honda Grom. Yes, it’s a 125cc street-legal minibike. Yes, I want it.

Oh dear lord, the newly released Honda Grom. Yes, it’s a 125cc street-legal minibike. Yes, I want it.

Minibike Drag Races, East Providence, RI 9/18/2011

Waiting to race

Show season is well under way, and I’ve already attended one so far: the Porsche Concours held at Larz Anderson. I’ll be posting photos of that soon enough.

Here’s a bonus set of photos from the end of last year’s show season that I sort of forgot to publish to my blog. I actually participated in the drag races, using my friend Eric’s Rupp. I didn’t win; I kept hesitating at the start. But it was fun, and I’d really love to have a minibike of my own. Unfortunately, I don’t have a picture of myself racing, but that’s kind of how it goes when you’re the one taking all the pictures. Many more photos after the break.

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