He refers to a Kawasaki triple, but I can find no evidence that the triple existed then.Super Evil Brian wrote:I thought he had a BSA Lightning, "the fastest motorcycle in the world," or something like that.
May be a reference to the stupid fast two cycles they became famous for, or the Triumphs.
I'm sure it was a japanese bike though, probably a Kawasaki.
He wouldn't have had the cost of a BSA, as he says he couldn't afford a Harley.
He has referred to a 750 Triple Kawasaki, probably the later bike.
The BSA did exist in 65-66, but barely.
He wrecked it, which partially helped with his lost credibility.
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I still feel a shudder in my spine every time I see a picture of a Vincent Black Shadow, or when I walk into a public restroom and hear crippled men whispering about the terrifying Kawasaki Tripleâ€¦ I have visions of compound femur-fractures and large black men in white hospital suits holding me down on a gurney while a nurse called â€œBessâ€