Friday, October 2, 2015

Candida Louis

Candida Louis was part of a group of riders that is covering 30,000 miles for a TV program. Apparently her arrival in Kashmir caused quite a stir.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Wital fuel

The Motor Cycle on September 28th 1916 conducted a test of Wital fuel with this gorgeous Enfield V-Twin. I have been unable to find out anything about Wital fuel. It appears to have been some sort of heavy fuel that was available at the time.

Update: a comment by David Blasco of led me to find this ad,

Monday, September 28, 2015

Where in Rio de Janeiro?

You could buy a Royal Enfield in Rio de Janeiro in Borlido Maia, 55-58 Rua do Rosario. Here is a better picture of their offices,
Today the place is a vacant lot,

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Western Mongolia

Extreme Bike Tours organizes expeditions in western Mongolia on Royal Enfields. Here is an account of one of them.


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