As the BBC reporter notes, the weather was clear and the road surface was dry, yet British rider Jack Sanderson ran off the road on a notorious section of the A457 in the Derbyshire Peak District, crashed and toppled down a 40-foot embankment. A Go-Pro camera attached to helmet shows what happened, and a BBC story tells more:
Most definitely a case of rider error, and a lesson to the rest of us.
Have you seen “Captain America: The Winter Soldier?”
If you have, any thoughts on the Harley-Davidson Street 750 that the title character rides?
Did the flick raise your interest in the model?
Finally, think of how fast the weekend chores could get done if you owned the lawmower that Honda recently took to Spain. In a video posted April 1 on YouTube, Honda shows off its 97 horsepower riding mower and sets a world record by topping 116.57 miles per hour: