Nashville is a 2012 TV series created by Callie Khouri, of Thelma & Louise and Mad Money fame. It centers on the country music industry at Nashville, TN, and its conflicts. In episode 16 of the fifth series, one of the protagonists meets a music producer in what appears to be Barista Parlor, a bar whose main location is in a former auto repair shop and is decorated with Royal Enfield motorcycles. I could not find a picture showing what the TV series does, so maybe it was a temporary exhibit. Although this blog has one with other Royal Enfields in the place,
Saturday, December 3, 2022
If you are wondering about the title of the post, let me quote you the last two paragraphs of the article:
"Has Royal Enfield got a sophomore hit on its hands? Accepted on its own terms – clean retro styling, a modestly powered little-engine-that-could Single, a solidly built price-point chassis, and an entry-level price – the answer is a qualified yes. Part of the deal is a low-tech motorcycle that’s heavy for its displacement class (432 lb with its 4-gallon tank full), which will be appealing, irrelevant, or unappealing depending on your point of view.
Friday, December 2, 2022
Tuesday, November 29, 2022
Avon Tyres have a long history with Royal Enfield. It has been announced that the historic plant at Melksham in the UK, dating back to 1904, will now close. Avon Tyres was sold to Cooper in 1997. Here is what the plant looks today,