Doing wheelies on the on asphalt is so yesterday. Stunt riders are always looking to push the envelope creating the next craziest stunt. American Ryan Suchanek modified a Kawasaki ZX6R with snow studs to improve traction on the ice for the stunt.
Ryan achieved a 152.89 kmh (95 mph) wheelie onboard his Kawasaki ZX6R. That was enough the land Ryan in the Gunness World Record books. The record was set (USA) on the frozen Lake Koshkonong, Wisconsin, USA on 5 February 2011.
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Rome, Georgia: On minute Zero, John Ryan was in Prudhoe Bay, on the North Shore of Alaska. 5,191 minutes later, Ryan was in Key West, Florida, having traversed the entire North American Continent, the long way, on his 2005 Yamaha FJR 1300, outfitted with Metzler Z6 Interact sport-touring tires. And with those 5,191 minutes, or, if you prefer, 86 hours and 31 minutes, Ryan totally destroyed the existing time record for this trip, of 96:01, by a clean 9.5 hours!
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Buell motorcycles sent extreme rider Craig Jones to Lake Dellen in Sweden to see how fast a motorbike could go on ice. With a small window of opportunity and against the elements including extreme temperatures of -10C, Jones took a specially customized nitrous-injected Buell 1125R and set a world first for the fastest bike on ice.
With extreme riding conditions comes the need for extreme equipment, and the bike used for the attempt boasted some mammoth modifications. Complete with nitrous read more
Zero Motorcycles will make history again the weekend of April 4-5, when they host their 24 Hours of Electricross. The event will be the first international endurance competition for off-road all-electric vehicles and is a landmark moment in the electric vehicle industry. Teams from around the world have signed on to be a part of making history and for a chance to be included in the Guinness World Records.
“This event is pulling together an incredibly diverse group of people from around the world. read more