With the optional “Intelligent Emergency Call”, BMW Motorrad is offering a motorcycle eCall system for the first time.
- Written by James
The 2016 FIM ISDE is set to roll and KTM have an offer on for anyone looking to get in on the dirty race action! You can hire a KTM package that includes getting you to the event in Navara Spain.
KTM is extending its offer giving away £500 worth of PowerParts & PowerWear vouchers for those that buy a new EXC model (not SIX DAYS) which can spent on the company’s broad range of special parts and clothing to complement the new bike perfectly.
‘CARRUMP!!!!’ … the distinct sound came through the bike intercom. It was like a large cardboard box being suddenly collapsed and I recognised immediately the cadence of a violent road collision. Like every accident I have ever been exposed to, time slowed to a crawl as a series of images and inputs sank into my very being and I hoped that whatever had just happened did not involve Mags who was riding a short way behind as we negotiated hectic Pondicherry traffic. Instinctively shooting a glance in my rear view mirror, I was just in time to see a small blue and white ‘scooty’ explode in a head on smash. The little scooter had collided with the front corner of an oncoming car, spun through ninety degrees and was now flying up the road on its side in a cloud of dust and debris, casting off chunks of plastic fairing and side panel. A young man was caught up in the midst of the ejecta, desperately flailing to avoid all contact with the black stuff closely followed by Mags, the yellow beak and headlight of her GS looming through the carnage…