Author Archives: Chris S

Enfield Himalayan: 4000 mile review

Himalayan Index Page In a line: Didn’t miss a beat over a month; no one was more surprised than me. • At £4000, with the stock equipment it’s a bargain • Low, 800mm seat – at last a travel bike not … Continue reading

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Tested: Kriega OS22 pannier review

Himalayan Index Page The new OS22 pannier from Kriega is the mini version of their OS32 I tried on a WR250 a couple of years back. The OS22 has the same proportions up-down, left-right but is 40mm thinner, reducing each … Continue reading

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Tested: Michelin Anakee Wild review

Supplied free by Michelin for review Michelin’s Anakee Wild came out in 2016, replacing the venerable T63 which we used on Desert Riders in 2003 (with similar patterned Mich Deserts on the rear). Since then, adventure motorcycling – aka: touring … Continue reading

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Tested: Michelin TPMS review

Updated May 2019 Fit2Go have made some adjustments to the instruction manual to make the initial pairing process clearer to all users. Plus a software update is in production. Tested: Michelin TPMS (tyre pressure management system) Where: Spain and Morocco … Continue reading

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Tested: Bell Moto III review

Tested: Bell Moto 3 helmet Where: Spain and Morocco Cost: £185 off ebay Weight: 1650g (to be verified) In a line: Looks cool and works great with Qwik-Strap goggles and a non-ballistic ride. What they say The iconic legend has … Continue reading

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Himalayan: Out of the Western Sahara

Himalayan Index Page With back up from Mark in a 4×4 sat alongside Colin on a Nikon, we set off for the 1100-km ride from Assa through the Western Saharan interior to Dakhla via Smara and the Digtree (left), a … Continue reading

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Himalayan: Impressions at the edge of the Sahara

Himalayan Index Page Just got to the desert about a 1200 miles in. Two wheels on my wagon and the Himalayan still humming along. Hard to believe it hasn’t missed a beat running down from Malaga over the High Atlas and … Continue reading

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