Not the number 1 in terms of altitude – but definitely right up there in terms of experience: the Gavia. In the shadow of the famous Stelvio, it presents itself as a very special Alpine pass.
Fancy playing a mind game? ’cause car drivers, cyclists and motorcyclists travel together on the queen of the Alpine roads – what might be going through their minds?
November, in the middle of the South Tyrolean Alps. The temperatures are around zero, the landscape is covered in snow. Crystal clear visibility, empty roads and a dusty, yellowed photo print in my desk force me onto my bike.
Rediscover the upper Vinschgau Valley in the west of South Tyrol: from Laas in the direction of the Reschen Lake, on narrow paths, abandoned trails, away from time savers and efficiency enhancers.
On the road with the Energica Ego and the Energica Eva Esse Esse 9 – unique motorbikes with electric drive.
The 48 secrets of the Stelvio Pass. Why you should go up early in the morning or in the evening and what is so unique about it.
My answers and thoughts on the question “Motorcycling – why do you do it?”
2020 was exciting, calm and at the same time intense, unusual and successful. The following pictures are my contribution to the Fotoparade 2020 Spezial of “Erkunde die Welt”.
Testing the smart banjo bolt from Bullet Brake – it solves a problem well known by drivers of electric motorcycles.
Weightless, silent power and highly emotional dynamic experiences – on an electric motorcycle! Unimaginable?
On the road with the all-electric Zero SR/F, the alternative Power Naked from the USA. Impressions of a first tour, lasting as long as the battery, in the South Tyrolean mountains.
Headache? Yes, everyone suffers headache, sometimes. With a little bit of aspirin, coffee with lemon and tiger balm on the temples, it will pass quickly.